Consider for a moment how difficult it is to acquire any object of undisputed quality, tradition, and style in a time when almost everythi
Tank: Louis Cartier designed the Tank watch as a tribute to the American tank commanders who supported his native France
Bentley’s Mulliner workshop, located within the carmaker’s headquarters in the town of Crewe in the northwest of England, regularly fills
Rebellion is afoot in Switzerland.
Despite Swiss watch design’s dizzying rate of evolution in recent years, much of mechanical watch technology has remained stagnant.
The recent spate of high-tech-looking complicated watches would have seemed incomplete without a contribution from Jorg Hysek, watchmaking
Upon releasing its J12 tourbillon this year, Chanel unwittingly (and perhaps unfairly) became the industry poster child for the commodifica
“This watch,” asserts Zenith president Thierry Nataf, “shows our quality and capability to the world.” It is a familiar refrain for a Swis
They say it’s a man’s world, but lately one wonders.
For watch fetishists whose tastes run toward the bizarre, Harry Winston’s annual Opus projects never fail to arouse.
It is not easy to impress connoisseurs of complicated watches, but De Bethune has accomplished this feat in only a few years.
By the time Jaeger-LeCoultre unveiled its Gyrotourbillon ($310,000) last spring, at least three other makers already had developed multiax
A 250th anniversary is certainly an occasion worthy of a fuss, and Vacheron Constantin is marking the milestone with no shortage of festiv
Cristina Thévenaz knows what she wants and how to get it.
It is no secret that today’s prestige watchmaking business is a far cry from the charming cottage industry of yesteryear.