If watchmaking maestro Vincent Calabrese were canonized, he would become the patron saint of gearheads.
Standing on the terrace of the Petit Trianon, on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles, Nicholas G.
Watchmaker Bernard Richards cannot be accused of procrastinating.
Bob Siragusa hesitated for several days before contacting well-known jewelry designer Michael Beaudry, who at the time was pr
Vogard, a small-scale Swiss watch manufacturer, specializes in custom travel watches built for the demands of, say, Bostonians who recoil fro
Well before the Four Seasons Hotel Istanbul at the Bosphorus opened, engaged socialites were vying to be the first couple to marry on the
The Daniel Roth il Giocatore Veneziano (www.danielroth.com) invites
Two years ago Corum updated its 48-year-old Admiral’s Cup collection, which is dedicated to sailing.
It appears that the Hong Kong collector who paid some $564,000 at last year’s Only Watch auction in Monaco for an empty box—a stand-in for a
Fashion powerhouse Chanel, in an attempt to elevate its standing among watch collectors, approached Swiss watch manufacturer Audemars Pigu
Superstrong and ultralight, carbon fiber has long been the preferred material for high-performance applications that demand sturdiness.
Around 1880, Constant Girard—founder of Girard-Perregaux—unveiled a pocket watch that could measure fractions of a second.
Throughout his life, Swiss engineer Jean-Léon Reutter was fascinated by the idea of a clock that could keep time for centuries without a w
As a publicity stunt, early-20th-century watchmaker Paul Wyler once demonstrated the durability of his timepieces by tossing one of them off
While browsing through an antiques shop five years ago with well-known complication specialist Christophe Claret, watch-industry veteran S
Zenith’s Zero-G Tourbillon (www.zenith-watches.com) is a fantast
Within minutes of meeting at the Cannes International Boat Show in September 2006, executives from Swiss watch manufacturer Parmigiani Fl
Swiss watchmaker Corum, the official timepiece supplier for the World Series of Poker (WSOP), is offering players the opportunity to custo
An eminent London diamond merchant since 1789, Backes & Strauss approaches the wristwatch as a piece of fine jewelry.