Articles in Watches

Pushing small buttons is difficult when you are wearing gloves—a fact that has prevented Swiss...
Although the vast majority of diving watches will never see the bottom of a Jacuzzi, a few are...
One-upmanship infects even those in the most sophisticated circles. Consider Swiss watch designers...
Is 100 years of experience really required to produce an exceptional watch? Jérôme De Witt does not...
If two wrists cannot satisfy your urge to flaunt complicated mechanical accessories, you can now...
Shanghai is a city in transition, poised for a major breakthrough as the metropolitan beacon of...
CelliniNew York’s horological smorgasbord. Instant gratification is not generally associated with...
Patek Philippe Reference 5101P 10-Day TourbillonThe spin doctor is in.   There is certainly no...
The one thing they never tell you when you purchase an ultralong power reserve watch is how...
The Calibre DB-15, the latest offering from De Bethune (305.695.1435, +41.24.454.22.81, www....
It has become a popular practice for watch brands to introduce complicated movements as a means of...
“Oh, I’ve already got that.” these words fall like a heavy blow when women of high style, bristling...
Jochen Benzinger’s atelier in Pforzheim, Germany, a sunlit room filled with intricate antique rose...
The French fashion house Hermès (800.441.4488, www.hermes.com) wants the world to know that it is...
Sex is something not usually associated with fastidious watchmakers. Nevertheless, sex—in lurid,...
More than a craft, watchmaking is, for some, a compulsion. I learned this during a recent session...
While many watch companies cloak themselves with images of automobile racing or aviation, Richard...
Military ProcurementNot everyone has the same idea of what constitutes standard military-issue...
The beauty—or tragedy, depending on how you view it—of Audemars Piguet’s $2.25 million Springtime...
Three of Savile Row’s finest custom tailors—Henry Poole & Co., H. Huntsman & Sons, and...

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