Three of Savile Row’s finest custom tailors—Henry Poole & Co., H.
Vacheron Constantin is renowned for its skeleton watches, which feature faces that reveal the timepieces’ delicate, handmade components, and for its highly complicated watches.
Fraudulent claims notwithstanding, no one has yet succeeded in creatin
When you don a tourbillon, you strap to your wrist what is perhaps the most inefficient, out-of-date—not to mention expensive—complicated watch available.
The most remarkable watches are often one-of-a-kind pieces, custom-made for clients of means.
René Beyer, the 40-year-old CEO and president of Chronometrie Beyer, cannot pinpoint the year, but it was sometime during the fall of 2000 or 2001 when his late father, Theodor, asked to meet him
Oddly enough, precise production schedules almost never apply to complicated watchmaking. Unanticipated technical challenges can make the work frustratingly slow.
Once you have encountered the hopelessly fastidious Swiss, it is easy to understand why they excel at manipulating tiny metal parts.
It is tempting to write off Franck Muller’s latest jewelry collection as wretched excess for a certified watch maniac.
A wristwatch cannot be considered truly complicated unless it is also complicated to read.
There is a certain threshold at which an addict can no longer deny or camouflage his compulsion.
The workmen have left, the scaffolding is down, and Audemars Piguet (888.214.6858) has moved into its sleek five-story Manhattan townhouse on 57th Street between Park and Madison Avenues.
Harry Winston’s latest limited edition Opus timepiece is as intriguing as a Rorschach test.
With the release of the Big Pilot’s Watch, the International Watch Co. of Schaffhausen, Switzerland, has literally and figuratively put it all together.
Audemars Piguet unveiled its Royal Oak Concept watch to some of its most important retailers by intentionally dropping the $155,000 tourbillon on the floor.
Watches with flamboyant dials suggesting a distinct flavor of yesteryear have become so popular that they are as much the province of marketing directors as designers.
Jaeger-LeCoultre has created the most impressive jewelry watch of
ts are built as integrated units for extra displays ratherDress watch fans have something to celebrate now that serious suits are back in fashion.
Everyone wants a wristwatch that is part mechanical genius and part great design. This year, Michel Parmigiani has endowed a single watch with liberal helpings of both.
For years, Swiss watchmakers have adhered to the belief that women do not like to fuss with their watches.