Year: 2017

Understanding 100 Years Of The Cartier Tank In Five Tank Watches

The Tank wristwatch marks it 100th birthday this year, and fortunately for all of us, Cartier has just debuted a range of Tank timepieces to mark the centenary of probably the only watch inspired by a war machine. We shall do our part in celebrating this remarkable anniversary with a chronological outline of the five … Continued

Tank Louis Cartier

The Exotic Dials Of F.P. Journe

The F.P. Journe manufacture has always made a point of standing apart from the crowd. Of doing things a different way. Its own way. The company – and its eponymous founder in particular – doesn’t court media attention, nor does it use celebrity ambassadors to help sell its timepieces. Instead, it operates strictly within a … Continued

F.P. Journe mother of pearl dial

Modern Haute Horlogerie At Girard-Perregaux

Last year, Girard-Perregaux celebrated its 225th anniversary – two centuries of rich history that has become the brand’s modern DNA. But respecting traditions doesn’t mean neglecting the future. While manufacturing watches with a great respect for haute horlogerie, Girard-Perregaux has been an innovator, synthesizing cutting edge technology as well as age-old watchmaking techniques. Girard-Perregaux was founded … Continued

Girard Perregaux Laureato

Travelling With A Complication Made Simple With Parmigiani

The Fleurier Toric Hémisphères Rétrograde is a noteworthy new piece from Parmigiani for a number of solid reasons. First of all, it is a traveller’s watch, an exquisitely crafted watch equipped with a second time zone display. Second, the watch is part of the renaissance of Parmigiani’s Toric collection, a line of sublimely elegant yet … Continued

Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Hemispheres Retrograde

Longines Marks 185 Years In Singapore With Watches Of Switzerland

Celebrating its 185th anniversary this year, Longines is one of the oldest and most successful watch manufactures. To mark the milestone, the watchmaker is putting on an exhibition in Singapore in conjunction with Watches of Switzerland at VivoCity from 14 November until 19 November. The exhibition covers the glorious history of Longines, and also showcases … Continued

Longines Flagship original 1957
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