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Hublot and Meindl present: the Big Bang Unico Bavaria

Hublot and Meindl present: the Big Bang Unico Bavaria

September 21, 2017 4:30 pm
Swiss watchmaker Hublot and German footwear manufacturer Meindl have recently teamed up to introduce the Big Bang Unico Bavaria – the first Big Bang model to come in...

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Cartier Tank – the world’s most iconic non-round watch

Cartier Tank – the world’s most iconic non-round watch

June 14, 2017 11:24 pm
Although some watch enthusiasts consider Cartier more of a jewelry brand than a watch brand, the French luxury giant actually has a significant place in horological history....

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Digital watches and their place in the horological history

Digital watches and their place in the horological history

May 15, 2017 12:19 pm
When we say “watch”, we mostly think of a timepiece with rotating hands pointing to numbers arrayed on a (typically) circular dial. Sure this has changed a bit...

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Hublot and Meindl present: the Big Bang Unico Bavaria

Swiss watchmaker Hublot and German footwear manufacturer Meindl have recently teamed up to introduce the Big Bang Unico Bavaria – the first Big Bang model to come in bronze! Discovered around 3000 BC, bronze has many advantages over other traditional watchmaking materials. These include improved resistance to magnetic fields, corrosion, and an unmatched appearance. Over […]

RGM celebrates its 25th anniversary with a new caliber and 3 watches

On September 15th and 16th 2017, American watchmaker RGM celebrated its 25th anniversary by organizing an open house event at its workshop in Mount Joy, PA. The open house allowed visitors to view how RGM makes its watches. There the guests could see firsthand how the company combines vintage machines and modern technology. The second […]

Bell & Ross unveils the new Vintage Bellytanker collection

French manufacturer Bell & Ross has just launched a new exciting watch series: the Vintage Bellytanker collection. Comprised of two models, the Vintage BR V1-92 Bellytanker and the Vintage BR V2-94 Bellytanker, the latest Bell & Ross collection takes inspiration from the historic Bellytanker racing cars. The first such vehicle appeared just after the end […]

Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer Annual Calendar Monaco

For the past 9 years, the renowned Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin has been a proud sponsor of the prestigious Monaco Yacht Show. Such an illustrious nautical event provides the Le Locle manufacturer with a perfect opportunity to showcase its expertise, innovation, and, of course, rich maritime heritage. To celebrate this year’s edition of the MYS, […]

Introducing: Breitling for Bentley GT Dark Sapphire Edition

Since 2003, Breitling has been collaborating with the renowned British car manufacturer Bentley. Within the Breitling for Bentley collection, the watchmaker produces timepieces that pay tribute to both the grand art of British carmaking and the great Swiss watchmaking tradition. Housed in a steel, gold or titanium case, these exceptional chronographs embody the same momentum […]

Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Stars Manufacture

Coming from the workshops of Swiss watchmaker Frederique Constant is a new elegant ladies’ timepiece – the Slimline Moonphase Stars Manufacture. Created by Mrs Aletta Stas, the co-founder of Frederique Constant, the latest watch represents an elegant fusion of femininity and artisanship. Featuring a moonphase complication, exceptional finishing, and a diamond-set bezel, the new Frederique […]

Chopard L.U.C Heritage Grand Cru & L.U.C XPS

Swiss jewellery maker and watchmaker Chopard has just announced the arrival of two new elegant timepieces: L.U.C Heritage Grand Cru and L.U.C XPS. Elegant and stylish, the latest Chopard watches feature a timeless style that suits today’s modern gentleman. A tribute to the pocket watches created by the brand’s founder Louis-Ulysse Chopard, the new L.U.C […]

IWC Portugieser Chronograph Rattrapante Edition “Boutique Canada”

On July 1, 1867, the colonies of Canada, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia joined to form the semi-autonomous federal Dominion of Canada, marking the foundation of modern Canada. To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Federation, Swiss watchmaker IWC has prepared a very special edition of its legendary Portugieser: the Portugieser Chronograph Rattrapante Edition […]

A. Lange & Söhne 1815 “Cuvette” special limited edition

A. Lange & Söhne is one of the world’s, and certainly Germany’s, most prestigious watch manufacturers. Founded in 1845 by Ferdinand Adolph Lange, the Glashütte based company is historically best known for its high quality-pocket watches. For the next 100 years, their pocket watches were among the most desired timepieces in the world. After a […]

Ladies only – Oris Aquis Date & Aquis Date Diamonds

Coming from the workshops of the Swiss manufacturer Oris is a pair of new highly elegant diver’s watches for ladies: the Oris Aquis Date and Oris Aquis Date Diamonds. Like sirens of the sea (their words, not mine ), they both sparkle and shine, beautifully complementing the elegance of a woman’s wrist, while at the […]