Watches

Montblanc has introduced the newest model in its Nicolas Rieussec chronograph collection, which launched five years ago boasting a rotating disc in the place of hands to measure the hour. The new...
Collectors will remember the city of Venice as the inspiration for the Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin ’s famous San Marco minute repeater. This year, the company’s newest limited-edition minute...
The career of Sandrine Stern, design director at Patek Philippe , spans a period when the traditional Geneva manufacturer transformed itself into a viable, if not enviable, maker of women’s watches...
Eleven years after the watch’s debut, Louis Vuitton has updated its signature chunky Tambour with an edgy black metal-matrix composite used in Formula 1–caliber racecars. Available on either the...
The striking Golden Bridge watch, first unveiled by Corum nearly 35 years ago, has been reimagined with a ceramic case. The black ceramic case is a technical feat for the brand, requiring a labor-...
In celebration of the tenth anniversary of Bentley's historic first- and second-place finish at the legendary 24-hour race at Le Mans in 2003, Breitling has created the Breitling for Bentley 24 H...
Orbita, the world’s largest purveyor of luxury watch winders for both automatic and manual wristwatches offers serious watch collectors a wide variety of luxury tools to help them maintain and...
The Hermès Dressage watch—which pays homage to the brand’s roots as a saddlemaker with equestrian references including lugs designed like stirrups and saddle-stitched black alligator straps—debuted...
Orbita, the world’s largest purveyor of luxury watch winders for both automatic and manual wristwatches, has put a contemporary spin on its popular InSafe series with the introduction of the new...
Known for its eclectic themes and technically creative designs—which have included moon dust and metal from the wreck of the Titanic — Romain Jerome is looking to the future for its next timepiece...
Witness mastery in motion: Robb Report brings you the $472,500 Jaquet Droz Bird Repeater watch in...
While the boats in the 34th America’s Cup may struggle to make the starting line, watches dedicated to sailing, and racing in particular, have arrived in greater numbers than ever before. The so-...
Bell & Ross, the brand known for drawing inspiration from the dashboard of the cockpit, has created a new limited edition Flight Instrument Collector’s box that encases six Flight Instrument...
Finely decorated vintage movements attracted a small group of enthusiasts to the tiny watch manufacturer Dubey & Schaldenbrand during the 1990s and early 2000s. Dipping into the hoard she...
Louis Moinet ’s Derrick Tourbillon, a limited edition of 12 watches ($280,000), seems expressly designed for a specific customer who owes his fortune to the blessings of petroleum. The automaton on...
Vacheron Constantin has reimagined its classic men’s Overseas sport watch in a sparkling women’s version set with more than 600 diamonds at a total weight of 2.5 carats. The water-resistant Overseas...
The following is one in a series of impressions taken at BaselWorld 2013, one of the Swiss watch industry’s most important venues for introducing new models. Anyone who has ever stood watching an old...
Looking cumulatively at this year’s new-watch introductions, it might be tempting to declare that the recent revolution in watchmaking—the one that was supposed to take us to a future of daring...
A truly enviable collection of antique timepieces is on view at a yearlong exhibit, “Precision and Splendor: Clocks and Watches at The Frick Collection.” Shown in the museum’s new Portico Gallery,...
With a delicate, cushion-shaped case reminiscent of the 1920s, Glashütte Original ’s new women’s-watch collection has a distinctly feminine edge. The Pavonina Collection is named from the Latin word...
Chanel ’s first timepiece, the Première, was unveiled in 1987. It reflected some of Coco Chanel’s most enduring symbols: the octagonal case is in the shape of the stopper on the Chanel No. 5 perfume...
Timed to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the firm’s original diver’s watch, Blancpain ’s Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe can dive to new depths: It is water resistant to 1,000 feet. New developments...
On June 11, Christie’s will sell a Patek Philippe grand complication from 1900 that was originally owned by the American industrialist Stephen S. Palmer. Comprising a minute repeater, split-seconds...
Every spring, most of the major Swiss watch brands unveil their new product innovations for the year at BASELWORLD. After several days of reviewing new models from the top brands, Robb Report ’s...
The feathers decorating the winding rotor of the Grand Bal Plume watches cleverly link these Dior...
On first viewing of the elegant and sober lines of Laurent Ferrier’s Galet Micro-Rotor, one might...
Many high-end women’s watches are first and foremost pieces of jewelry, but Chopard’s latest...

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