Year: 2017

Five Couples’ Watches For Valentine’s Day

Do you find it romantic to have matching his-and-hers items? Many people do. In the world of luxury watches there are no shortage of timepieces which come in both men’s and women’s variants. The best his and hers watches are those watches with designs so classic that a larger version looks appropriately masculine for him, … Continued

Rolex Datejust

Five Things To Know About The Datejust 41, A Rolex Icon

Last year at Baselworld, Rolex introduced a new version of the Datejust, one of its iconic timepieces that was first introduced in 1945 – meaning the model has been in the catalogue the longest amongst all its models. First launched in a 36mm Oyster case and kept that way for decades, it was made larger … Continued

Rolex Datejust 41

Time To Expect The Unexpected

You imagine certain watch brands to be exactly what you expect, consensual and predictable, true to traditions, believing in decades of coherent collections of watches. But you are sometimes wrong. Here are five unexpected, even controversial, watches from some of the most respected watchmakers. Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Travel Time Ref. 5524 Calatrava – a name … Continued

MB&F LM1

How To Choose The Right Case Material For Your Watch

Modern horology is not defined by functionality, since phones tell the time, or movement technology, the principles of a mechanical watch haven’t changed in two centuries, but rather the materials and construction of the case. Watch lovers today have more case materials than ever to choose from, and luxury timepiece makers are keen to introduce … Continued

Hublot Big Bang All Carbon

Independent Watchmakers That Stole The Show At SIHH 2017

Now that SIHH 2017 is in the rear view mirror and we’ve had time to digest all the new releases, let’s take a look at a handful of the most captivating pieces that the independent watchmakers located at the Carre des Horlogers, or “square of watchmakers”, had in store during the show. Laurent Ferrier: Classical timekeeping … Continued

Laurent Ferrier Montre Ecole
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