Tag: Audemars Piguet

Christmas Gift Guide For Women

As one of the many male journalists covering the best watches, we too often neglect the fairer sex. Haute-horlogerie, mechanical movements and iconic timepieces are not the sole realm of men and ladies do deserve beautiful watches on their wrists. Here are five must-have watches for women, just in case a generous Christmas gift is … Continued

Christmas gift exchange

The Rise Of Exotics In High-End Sports Watches

In a time not so long ago, watches were essentially made of metal. Whether it was steel, titanium, gold or platinum, all were metallic materials, with known physical properties and their accompanying advantages and weaknesses. In the constant pursuit of better watches, watchmakers have focused on all the components of a watch, and one of … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Unico Magic Gold

Thin Tourbillons – Five Of The Best

The tourbillon is actually older than widely believed, having been around for over 220 years. Contrary to popular belief, it was not invented in 1801 – that was the date Abraham-Louis Breguet patented the invention – rather he began working on it quite a bit earlier, around 1795. Despite two centuries having passed, that has … Continued

Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda 1950 Tourbillon

On The High Seas – 5 Luxury Yacht Watches

For over 300 years, navigating the oceans and timekeeping have been inseparable. It began with humanity’s desire to discover uncharted territories, creating the need for ultra precise timepieces for navigation over the water. One of the key instruments the British used to build their empire were marine chronometers that helped its navy to become unchallenged … Continued

Yachting
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