Articles in Watches

Several watchmakers presented an array of impressive divers’ watches this year, but IWC stood apart...
Gérald Genta has created its first all-white timepiece, inspired by Africa’s snow-capped Mount...
Photo by Felix Streuli
IWC established its bona fides as a maker of modern mechanical watches in the 1980s with its...
Photo by Studio 2000/Cartier
One can easily imagine the moment of creative epiphany that occurred when a Cartier designer looked...
The Louvre museum in Paris is honoring the life and legacy of Abraham-Louis Breguet, a watchmaker...
Like several Swiss watchmakers who have heavily invested in becoming more independent from...
A brand best known for technical innovations, Ulysse Nardin flaunts a fresh sense of style with...
Each April, yachting enthusiasts gather for the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta, a pageant that...
One of the most coveted watch models among collectors is the highly complicated tourbillon, which...
The Panerai Egyptian (www.panerai.com), a $29,000 reproduction of the massive watches Panerai made...
When executives at the Geneva-based private equity firm Alliance Management hired Yvan Arpa in 2006...
To commemorate the one-year anniversary of the Patek Philippe salon within the Fifth Avenue Tiffany...
Richard Mille seldom makes compromises with his designs, so it is not surprising that the basic...
With the bang of a gavel at a 2002 Antiquorum sale in Geneva, a Patek Philippe platinum World Time...
In late 2002, the Swiss watch industry buzzed with rumors that ETA, a division of the Swatch Group...
Looking to escape the everyday doldrums? Piaget’s Limelight Paradise collection has captured the...
The earliest known examples of cloisonné are six gold rings dating to the 13th century B.C. that...
Davide Blei, an Italian business executive who has collected more than 100 rare and important Rolex...
If watchmaking maestro Vincent Calabrese were canonized, he would become the patron saint of...
Standing on the terrace of the Petit Trianon, on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles, Nicholas...

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