Articles in Watches

The master compressor Extreme Lab is not only a ground-breaker; it is a scene-stealer. When Jaeger...
Photograph by Ted Morrison
"Is there anything more inspiring to man than the sky?" asks Louis de Meckenheim, who manages the...
The Gift A pair of complicated custom wristwatches—one of which will feature a handpainted dial—...
In watchmaking history, the mid-17th century is known as the Age of Decoration, a period when...
Photograph by Ted Morrison
"An artist’s job is to predict the future and push the envelope," says Adam Lindemann, a 46-year-...
Photograph by Koji Yano
Lightweight and strong, carbon fiber is regarded as the state-of-the art material for building high...
Photograph by Koji Yano
When he is at home on sunday mornings, Frank Müller, CEO of German watchmaker Glashütte Original,...
Photograph by Stefan Vos
The tourbillon mechanism was invented more than 200 years ago to diminish gravity’s effect on a...
Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea captured the imagination of Fabrice Gonet, who read...
Watchmaker Emmanuel Breguet, a seventh-generation descendant of Abraham-Louis Breguet and the...
The Centigraphe Souverain has a closer connection to car racing than some automotive-themed...
Veteran NFL linebacker Donnie Edwards once stayed up all night changing the straps on his 20 or...
Four years ago, 33-year-old Stefan Ihnen, a movement development engineer at IWC in Schaffhausen,...
Not content with merely selling the wares of German watch manufacturers, the Hamburg-based...
With each America’s Cup have come a number of sailing-themed timepieces; watchmakers like to...
Richard Mille After completing what they believed were the final touches on Richard Mille’s latest...
The Van Cleef & Arpels Centenary (800.822.5797, www.vancleef.com), a limited edition of 100...
Parmigiani Fleurier Who better to design a women’s watch collection than a woman? So concluded Jean...
Harry Winston Rare Timepieces (800.988.4110, www.harrywinston.com), an 18-year-old company, may...
As a relatively young company, albeit one with a storied history, A. Lange & Söhne (800. 408....

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