Tag: MB&F

Horological Cycle: Classic Gentlemen’s Watches Are Back In Fashion Again

Truth be told, in the pursuit of more and more superlative pieces for one percenters, classic, bread-and-butter pieces that are true to a brand’s credo can sometimes be sidelined as a result. But if there’s any silver lining from the world economy’s softening, though, it is that eminently wearable, classic gentlemen’s watches receiving the attention … Continued

Girard-Perregaux 1966 steel

MB&F Unveils The HM8 “Can-Am”

MB&F once again turns to the world of automotive racing for inspiration with the fresh off the press Horological Machine No. 8 “Can-Am”. The streamlined form of the HM8 is inspired by the Canadian-American Challenge Cup, better known as Can-Am. A sports car race that ran annually from 1966 to 1987, the Can-Am series counted … Continued

MB&F HM8

Pop Meets Posh – Luxury Pop Culture Timepieces

When most people think about mechanical watches they envision history, heritage, art, and nostalgia. What rarely comes to mind is modern culture and design influence. Therefore many watch collectors look upon traditional timepieces with modern inspirations as being a bit strange. Strange they may be but their existence is quite logical if you consider the … Continued

Rolex Deepsea Sea Dweller

MB&F Balthazar – The Duality Of Man and Machine

Remember ‘Melchior’, MB&F’s first robot-clock co-created with clock specialists L’Epée 1839? Introducing Melchior’s big brother: BALTHAZAR ! The same family genes run strong in Balthazar: mastering the traditional techniques of mechanical clock making, L’Epée 1839 crafts sophisticated, impeccably-finished, high-precision clocks. You’ll recognise the typical traits of these robot brothers, starting with the jumping hours and … Continued

MB&F Balthazar

Making The Case For Composites

It is undeniable that the sportier segment of luxury watches has been keen to adopt materials used in today’s most demanding engineering applications. From aerospace to boat racing, the various materials used for today’s most cutting edge performance are ideally suited to house many modern watches. This is especially true when a large portion of … Continued

Hublot Aero Bang Sugar Skull Ceramic Carbon
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