The adage that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure holds true even in the upper echelons of Swiss watchmaking.
A number of watch companies are channeling Jacques Cousteau this year, including Blancpain (877.520.1735,
Pushing small buttons is difficult when you are wearing gloves—a fact that has prevented Swiss engineers from dressing up dive watches with
Although the vast majority of diving watches will never see the bottom of a Jacuzzi, a few are built for strenuous duty.
If two wrists cannot satisfy your urge to flaunt complicated mechanical accessories, you can now enlist your waistline.
Is 100 years of experience really required to produce an exceptional watch? Jérôme De Witt does not think so.
One-upmanship infects even those in the most sophisticated circles.
Shanghai is a city in transition, poised for a major breakthrough as the metropolitan beacon of mainland China, simmering with its potenti
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It has become a popular practice for watch brands to introduce complicated movements as a means of elevating their status—regardless of wh
“Oh, I’ve already got that.” these words fall like a heavy blow when women of high style, bristling with shopping bags, range up to one an
The Calibre DB-15, the latest offering from De Bethune (305.695.1435, +41.24.454.22.81,
Jochen Benzinger’s atelier in Pforzheim, Germany, a sunlit room filled with intricate antique rose engine machines, is more reminiscent of
More than a craft, watchmaking is, for some, a compulsion.
Sex is something not usually associated with fastidious watchmakers.
The French fashion house Hermès (800.441.4488, www.hermes.com) wants the world to know t
While many watch companies cloak themselves with images of automobile racing or aviation, Richard Mille injects this performance ethos int