Tag: Richard Mille watch

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

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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

Crystal Clear – Explaining Why Sapphire Is Used In Watchmaking

Watch lovers and collectors eager to appreciate the fine details of the mechanics inside their watches had to wait a very long time indeed for transparent case backs – which are usually sapphire crystal – to become commonplace. Today, let us discover the latest and greatest of wholly translucent timepieces and the technical wonders that … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire

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

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