Audemars Piguet is a watchmaker long renowned for their expertise manufacturing minute repeater timepieces. They’ve been making and repairing chiming pocket watches in the Vallée de Joux – something they still do to this day – since the late 19th century
Parmigiani Fleurier is exploring new, sportier territory in its tonneau-cased Kalpa collection with the launch of two Kalpagraphe models that are, at least outwardly, as different as night and day. For gentlemen, the manufacture offers a model in black ADLC-coated steel, in two gray sapphire dial executions; for the ladies, it’s a piece in rose gold with a white sapphire dial, one with a diamond setting
Whatever the time of year, you’ve always got at least one person that you are never quite sure about what to get them. If you’ve got someone on your list that is particularly refined (and that someone could be you, we won’t judge), well, Magellan Jets would like you to know about their 10-hour gift box. You might be wondering, what in the world would you do with 10 hours
When you get into something – be it art, cars, or watches – you tend to gravitate towards certain things.
The American brand Original Grain is known for producing affordably priced, quartz-powered wood and steel watches using modem designs. Last month, the young brand partnered with Colorado-based craft brewery New Belgium Brewing for the newest addition to its collection: the Original Grain New Belgium Chrono . This new watch is foremost characterized by its use of reclaimed wood from aged New Belgium barrels.
Swiss watchmaker Richard Mille introduced in collaboration with Pharrell Williams the RM 52-05, a timepiece that bear his name. The collaborative timepiece features a brown cermet case ( a material that combines the lightness of titanium with the hardness of a ceramic), a caseband in Carbon TPT® (a material that has become a hallmark of Richard Mille ) and a dial that allows you to see an imaginary scene on Mars. The multi award-winning singer, songwriter and producer says the design was inspired by his longtime love of space: ‘I’ve always been fascinated by looking up at the sky
After channeling the era of the First World War with its first Heritage Military model, a reissue of a museum piece from 1918, and following it up with last year’s WWII-inspired model that re-created a watch worn by British RAF officers in the 1940s, Longines delved into the years between the World Wars for the most recent version of the Heritage Military, one that reinterprets for a modern audience a classical field watch from 1938. Longines Heritage Military 1938 (Ref
Starting in November 2019, Watches of Switzerland is hosting Sneaker Time, an exhibition that explores the current culture of collectability and rarity with 15 pairings of unique timepieces and iconic sneakers.
Back in July, we told you about one of Fossilâ€ s latest releases, the Design Major II. As it turns out, we ended up being able to go hands-on with one, so now weâ€ re back to share our hands-on impressions of the Fossil Design Major II. As I mentioned in my original writeup , the Fossil Design Major II is a big watch.
When you write about consumer products (be it electronics, cars, or watches) you get used to all sorts of random, unsolicited pitches. That’s how I first became aware of Riskers, but it was – of all things – via a connection on LinkedIn.