Arts Race

Once-obscure decorative techniques have now become as vital to the prestige of rival watchmaking houses as their complicated movements. [bc_legacy_video] Over the last five years, an explosion of creative techniques used to decorate watch dials and cases has all but dwarfed innovation in timepiece mechanics. “It’s a good time right now,” says Philippe Delhotal, creative and […]

Running the Line: A Summer Guide to Sailing Watches

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-called regatta watch, which assists a skipper in timing the start so that the boat crosses the line immediately after—but not before—the gun […]

Corum’s Linear Train of Thought

Ever since the relaunch of its 1980s classic Golden Bridge model, Corum has turned exhibitionist movement architecture into a brand specialty. Its latest limited edition, the Golden Bridge Panoramique, marries the open, translucent movement bridgework the company has explored for the last few years with its famously linear Golden Bridge layout. The result may be […]

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