Watches

The Hublot MP-05 LaFerrari is a prime example of the sapphire case trend in watchmaking. Its...
Timepieces designed for left-handed people are a rarity among high-end watchmakers. That may...
The new Horological Machine No. 8 from Geneva-based MB&F is the latest in a series of...
Made in collaboration between MB&F and the Northern Irish watchmaker Stephen McDonnell, the...
Located in General Motor’s original design center, Shinola’s factory in Detroit produces watches,...
With its latest astronomical super-complication, Vacheron Constantin reaches for the stars and then some. “As a company we seem to like astronomical complications,” says Christian Selmoni, head of...
One thing is clear: Innovation is once again paramount in Porsche Design’s timepiece division. The new Monobloc Actuator doesn’t look particularly over-the-top at first glance, but the brand has...
Vintage watches have always had a following, but as collector interest in the segment continues to heat up, many buyers are seeing the value of investing in newly produced watches with vintage...
Limited-edition watches have always been popular among watch collectors, but now more than ever, buyers are flocking toward them in droves. Releases from Vacheron Constantin and Richard Mille (among...
Omega has leveraged manufacturing techniques first developed by its sister brand Blancpain for its latest version of the Seamaster Planet Ocean GMT , aptly nicknamed “Big Blue.” By adding a special...
(Photos by Cordero Studios ) There is an astounding degree of overlap between car and watch enthusiasts, though it is not always easy to peg down someone’s tastes in one category based on the other...
Celebrate life with a kinetic sculpture that tells the time For this new edition of Baselworld, L'Epée 1839 unveils Requiem: a table clock with an 8-day movement designed in partnership with Kostas...
A stripped kick-starter pinion on an old Harley-Davidson Shovelhead engine and an obsession with working on motorcycles and classic cars are not the traditional inspirations that give birth. That...
After debuting the Laureato last year as a limited-edition model, Girard-Perregaux hit the floors of SIHH this year with a slew of new production versions. Not only is the new collection more...
By now, most collectors have probably heard of George Bamford, the founder of Bamford Watch Department . Known for his beautifully executed custom variations of prestigious luxury watches from Rolex...
From Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Master Calendar to Parmigiani Fleurier’s Tonda 1950 Meteorite, watches sporting unique meteorite dials are proliferating throughout the industry. That said, most current...
Bell & Ross’s signature cockpit-instrument design is on grand display in the Bell & Ross BR-X1 Tourbillon Sapphire ($495,000, bellross.com ). By far the most expensive watch the brand has...
Angelus has now joined the healthy list of brands leaking previews of their new releases before the doors open at Baselworld in a few weeks. While what we have seen is not an all-new model, it is a...
The new limited-production Van Cleef & Arpels Lady Arpels Papillon Automate ($290,000, vancleefarpels.com ) reflects the personality of its owner in a very physical way: The translucent wings of...
The 2017 auction season is just getting rolling as the major houses begin to roll out news of the significant hardware that will be drawing in bids in Geneva, New York, and Hong Kong. While the major...
New release after new release in 2017 continues to prove that the trend of reissuing or drawing inspiration from vintage watches is anything but over. No matter whether a brand is deep-rooted in...
The luxury watch world is rife with limited-edition pieces in all shapes and sizes—with good reason. Scarcity inherently increases desirability, and collectors of all shapes and sizes are quick to...
In a bold (and rather brilliant) manner, British watchmaker Bremont took a very different approach to introducing its latest batch of watches for 2017. Taking over a beautiful multi-level townhouse...
Watch companies working with the film industry in some form or another is nothing new—whether it’s Jaeger-LeCoultre showcasing old behind-the-scenes photography from movie sets or another watch brand...
Rather than covering all corners of the vintage watch world this week, we have decided to focus our attention on a particularly beloved category—GMTs and world timers. Aside from chronographs, GMTs...
As we mentioned in our recent coverage of the new Heritage Pilot Extra Special Chronograph in bronze , Zenith has been on a bit of a roll with its new 2017 releases. The brand unveiled two new...
The watch customization industry is tricky to navigate at the best of times, making this new collaboration watchmaker Linde Werdelin has embarked on with Titan Black (TBlack) that much more of a...
After 25 years of working his way through the product development and planning food chain at Vacheron Constantin—climbing from a purchasing, planning, and manufacturing role all the way to artistic...
Announced late last night, Zenith watches is keeping the momentum going in 2017 with the unveiling of the new Pilot Extra Special Chronograph in Bronze. After launching two new models in Geneva this...

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