Audemars Piguet has added a new, smaller size to the Royal Oak Chronograph collection. In addition to the redesigned, 41 mm x 11 mm Royal Oak Chronographs introduced in 2017, for 2019 they’ve created a 38 mm x 11 mm version. And if you’re wondering why the thickness is the same, it’s because the movement used on…
What happens when you as a small micro-brand want to make the ultimate dive watch? The first step is, how do you define ‘ultimate’
The customizable watch trend has been growing for the past few years – you go to a site, pick out your dial, hands, strap, and a watch shows up.
Last year’s SIHH saw Cartier relaunch the famed Santos de Cartier, the gents’ timepiece inspired by Alberto Santos-Dumont — pioneering aviator, inventor, and buddy of Louis Cartier, who basically invented the wristwatch as a personal favor to him.
Three years after the Laureato first reappeared in Girard-Perregaux’s catalog, there is little doubt that it is the headlining collection for the brand. Since it’s limited-edition re-introduction at Baselworld 2016, we’ve seen skeletons, chronographs, and a large number of variations in size, material, and color
Zenith continues to unveil new versions of the Defy Classic, last month a Black Ceramic version, followed by the Swiss Beatz Edition, and in November, the Range Rover Special Edition.
Even though no volume production timepiece really stood out from Jaeger-LeCoultre at SIHH 2019, in my opinion, one area the Le Sentier-based watch company always impresses are the top-of-the-line Hybris Mechanica timepieces. Preceded by the 2004 Master Gyrotourbillon 1, the 2008 Reverso Gyrotourbillon 2, the 2013 Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon 3 Jubilee, and the 2016 Reverso Tribute…
Ahead of this week’s SIHH watch salon, insiders at Jaeger-LeCoultre teasingly promised us that this year’s new releases would feature some very interesting complications. What they didn’t tell us was that most of these complications would all be in a single watch. Read on to discover the top features of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpetuél, one of the unquestioned highlight pieces of this year’s show
Richard Mille creations have always been easy to spot in a crowd.
Audemars Piguet released the Black Ceramic Royal Oak Tourbillon Extra-Thin this week at SIHH 2019. The Le Brassus watchmaker originally introduced the Royal Oak in a black ceramic case in 2017, which we wrote about here. The alternating satin and polished surface finishes make for an aesthetic similar to the original, aforementioned black ceramic Royal…