Articles in Watches

Of the scores of concept watches introduced with great fanfare over the past few years, many have...
The DeWitt Minute Repeater Tourbillon GMT Antipode (www.dewitt.ch) combines traditional high...
Rather than dedicate itself to producing complicated technical movements that hide inside the case...
If you have ever wanted to view one of the greatest watchmaking enigmas of all time, you will have...
A few years ago, Patek Philippe resurrected its mod Nautilus for men to mark the 30th anniversary...
Photo by Claude Joray
The Grande Sonnerie—Jaeger-LeCoultre’s most sophisticated musical watch yet—will come with two...
Photo by Cordero Studios www.corderostudios.com
The BRM R50-VT (www.brm-manufacture.com)—from the French watchmaker whose founder, Bernard...
The novel double-balance spring arrangement in Henry, a recently created watch from Swiss...
In the 1930s, Alfred Dunhill’s sleek lighters and cigarette cases and Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Reverso...
"We are not as boring as you think," says Chopard co-president Caroline Gruosi Scheufele, who...
The jeweler Harry Winston once said that if he could, he would set diamonds directly onto a woman’s...
"My philosophy, as a jeweler and as a watchmaker, is always to try to do things that have not been...
One can hardly blame François-Paul Journe for exhibiting a subtle look of self-satisfaction. In an...
By dropping two timepieces from the top of the Eiffel Tower in 1956, Wyler Genève demonstrated a...
"I love the magic of dials, as they are the face of the watch," explains Thierry Oulevay, who in...
For the better part of a century, anyone wanting to visit Vacheron Constantin at its Geneva home...
Jérôme de Witt’s admiration for Abraham-Louis Breguet is rather personal. De Witt’s great-great-...
Horology stretches back five generations in Jean-François Ruchonnet’s family, but the young...
"For centuries, the rare artistry of the watch world has been dedicated to men’s watches," says...
Considering he speaks no French, you would hardly consider Franc Vila to be a likely candidate to...

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