Year: 2016

Five Watches You Shouldn’t Miss At SIHH 2017

Come 16 January 2017 the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, or SIHH, will open its doors. The Geneva-based watch fair is the start of the horological season, a showcase for a diversity of long-awaited new launches. Here are five -presented watches presented as sneak peeks that you shouldn’t miss at SIHH 2017. Cartier Rotonde … Continued

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Frosted Gold

A Crown For Innovation

Long-time fans of Rolex will know that over its 112-year history, the Geneva watchmaker has become of the most influential and important brands in shaping the aesthetics and functionality of modern wristwatches. This happened through a range of technical innovations developed by Rolex, some based on the work of others that the manufacture further refined, … Continued

Rolex Explorer

The Patek Philippe Seal Warrants A Closer Look

Since 2009, Patek Philippe has been defining its own standard of excellence with the Patek Philippe Seal, or PP Seal for short, in place of the Geneva Seal with which the pinnacle Swiss watchmaker previously certified its movements. Yet, many still do not know the difference between the two seals, which prompted me to write … Continued

Patek Philippe Ref 5073P

Luxury Sports Watches – Five Modern Icons

In the middle of the 1970s, right when the Swiss watch industry had to face the Quartz Crisis, high-end watchmakers had to find the solution to stay alive. Salvation came from a brand new concept, the paradoxically named luxury sports watch. This era gave birth to some icons, and here are the ones to consider. … Continued

Patek Philippe
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