Articles in Watches

THE GIFTTwo bespoke complicated timepieces from Montblanc’s Institut Minerva de Recherche en Haute...
An obsession with original development—even before the brand really possessed the capacity to do...
Whether they know it or not, many luxury-watch enthusiasts have bought a watch designed by someone...
The ladies’ Chopard Imperiale Tourbillon Full Set (www.chopard.com) showcases the Swiss brand’s...
Rather than produce yet another decorative dragon motif or similar theme aimed at the growing...
There was a popular saying in 16th-century Germany: If you want to make trouble for yourself, take...
Photo by John Lawton
“The avant-garde has established itself,” says Urwerk designerMartin Frei. "We were not the only...
Photo by Ted Morrison
Techniques Horlogères Appliquées, received word that his longtime client, Carl F. Bucherer, would...
Never has so much been performed by so many for so few. This perversion of Winston Churchill’s...
  Nearly 15 years ago, a college professor told Eric Loth, founder of the Graham watch brand, that...
Photo by Jeff Harris
Horse racing became a modern sport on September 1, 1821. That afternoon, at the Champ de Mars in...
Incessant intercontinental travel is a fact of life that separates our generation from those...
The technique behind the snakelike coils of Bulgari’s Serpenti watches may be older than the...
At a conceptual level, a watch is very simple: A movement moves the hands to indicate the time on a...
The German-made Buben & Zörweg Grand Collector Inbuilt (www.buben-zorweg.com) watch cabinet is...
Women can count themselves fortunate that they need no longer choose between a dainty dress piece...
Photo by Jean-Marc Breguet
Anita Porchet decided to become an enameler after watching her godfather craft enamel watch dials...
Finding success with evocative watch design, Baume & Mercier is expanding its selection of...
Ermenegildo Zegna’s latest watches, an entry-level chronograph and diver’s watch, seem plucked from...
Photo by Lisa Charles Watson; Styling by Charles W. Bumgardner
“If you erase the logo, every Swiss dress watch is the same,” complains Fabrizio Stigliani, who...

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