Articles in Watches

Around 1880, Constant Girard—founder of Girard-Perregaux—unveiled a pocket watch that could measure...
Throughout his life, Swiss engineer Jean-Léon Reutter was fascinated by the idea of a clock that...
Antiquorum will offer more than 400 rare and historically important timepieces at an auction held...
Panerai’s caliber P.2005 is a new take on an old concept. But that doesn’t mean that the latest...
Piaget has created a timepiece set to adapt to every irregularity of our Gregorian calendar,...
As a publicity stunt, early-20th-century watchmaker Paul Wyler once demonstrated the durability of...
While browsing through an antiques shop five years ago with well-known complication specialist...
Twelve years ago, when Marc Jacobs applied for the position of artistic director at Louis Vuitton,...
The latest offering from Daniel Roth is a wristwatch with a twist: Besides keeping time, it can...
Zenith’s Zero-G Tourbillon (www.zenith-watches.com) is a fantastically complex mechanical...
Within minutes of meeting at the Cannes International Boat Show in September 2006, executives from...
Swiss watchmaker Corum, the official timepiece supplier for the World Series of Poker (WSOP), is...
Similar to other timepieces of its genre, the new Girard-Perregaux Bi-Axial Tourbillon (www.girard...
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Britannia ruled the waves thanks to the finely jeweled bearings of the marine chronometer. This...
When brothers and professional aviators Nick and Giles English launched a collection of watches in...
While refurbishing stopwatches and dashboard rally timers in vintage sports cars, Manchester-...
An eminent London diamond merchant since 1789, Backes & Strauss approaches the wristwatch as a...
Cristina Wendt-Thévenaz, CEO of Delaneau in Geneva, brings a feminine perspective to Swiss...
Since its launch, Breguet’s open-works La Tradition model has stood as a paean to the original...
In 2005, Parisian jewelry house Van Cleef & Arpels presented its Midsummer Night’s Dream high-...

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