Reading Time: 5 minutes IWC Schaffhausen presents the “Lewis Hamilton” Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar Edition. The special design, limited to 100 watches, combines a black ceramic case and a Bordeaux-red dial with a crown and a case-back ring made of 18-carat 5N gold. The British racing driver created the distinctive timepiece together with
Reading Time: 8 minutes On Thursday, 7th of November, I was invited by Girard-Perregaux to visit their freshly refurbished manufacture. The Girard-Perregaux Manufacture tour was organised on three different brand’s sites. The manufacture at Rue des Crêtets, the Haute-Horlogerie Department at Rue Numa-Droz and, the final destination of the tour, the Girard-Perregaux villa. In the
Reading Time: 3 minutes For almost two centuries, the Maison BOVET has been taking the watchmaking’s decorative arts to new heights while continuing to delight collectors and art lovers with the virtuosity of its artisans. Mr Raffy, Maison BOVET 1822‘s owner, is once again demonstrating his dedication to keeping alive the tradition of decorative
Reading Time: 8 minutes Ulysse Nardin Diver X Antarctica – an ode to ice: Terra Australis, as Antarctica was formerly called – the last continent to be discovered and the Earth’s southernmost, most hostile landmass – has been a source of fascination for explorers, scientists and historians for the two centuries since it was first
Reading Time: 3 minutes Sinn Spezialuhren is honoured with the German Design Award: “Excellent Product Design 2020”. The EZM 12 and the HUNTING WATCH 3006 receive the award that the highly esteemed panel of judges bestows only on products demonstrating a superb design. Presentation of the awards is to take place in February 2020
Reading Time: 5 minutes Hautlence HL Vagabonde Tourbillon is a fabulous piece that I had in my hands during SIHH2019. This mesmerising piece uses no hands but a disc system to show the passing time. A rectangular 5N red gold completes the package. This is a short presentation of the piece seen at Geneva.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Knowing the time determines your location. This fact has been proven throughout the history of high-sea navigation thanks to its close ties to watchmaking. Dual time zones are central to Arnold & Son’s history, with the marine chronometers of yesterday and today’s two iconic models, the Arnold & Son DTE