Articles in Watches

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Only a decade ago, it appeared that watchmakers skilled in the traditional arts of engraving and...
Of the scores of concept watches introduced with great fanfare over the past few years, many have...
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...
The novel double-balance spring arrangement in Henry, a recently created watch from Swiss...
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The Grande Sonnerie—Jaeger-LeCoultre’s most sophisticated musical watch yet—will come with two...
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The BRM R50-VT (www.brm-manufacture.com)—from the French watchmaker whose founder, Bernard...
In the 1930s, Alfred Dunhill’s sleek lighters and cigarette cases and Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Reverso...
One can hardly blame François-Paul Journe for exhibiting a subtle look of self-satisfaction. In an...
"I love the magic of dials, as they are the face of the watch," explains Thierry Oulevay, who in...
Patek Philippe is hardly the most approachable company in Switzerland. Its reputation as the...
Horology stretches back five generations in Jean-François Ruchonnet’s family, but the young...
"We are not as boring as you think," says Chopard co-president Caroline Gruosi Scheufele, who...
Venture into the lakefront boutique of Antoine Preziuso in downtown Geneva, and you will have...
"My philosophy, as a jeweler and as a watchmaker, is always to try to do things that have not been...
By dropping two timepieces from the top of the Eiffel Tower in 1956, Wyler Genève demonstrated a...
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-...
Piaget may be the one Geneva watch company whose ties to the city’s watchmaking traditions run too...

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