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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

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

RJ-Romain Jerome Introduces The Skylab 48 Speed Metal Skulls

Following on from the 80’s trend Skulls n’wheels and the playful interpretation of skulls, RJ-Romain Jerome launches a 9 pieces limited collection revolving around vanities and time passing. This new timepiece incorporates most of the aesthetics and technical aspects of the Skylab 48 Speed Metal model, offering a strong contrast between the black PVD case … Continued

Romain Jerome Skylab 48 Speed Metal Skulls

5 Great Tourbillons From Independent Watch Makers

By Ariel Adams Tourbillon-based mechanical watches represent the intersection of horological functionality and artistic technique. Investing in a timepiece with a tourbillon is as much about celebrating the craft of the watchmaker as much as it is about showing off the wearer’s penchant for design and quality. What separates tourbillons produced by independent watchmakers (versus … Continued

The De Bethune DB28T in black gold was designed with large spring-loaded lugs intended to help the case fit more comfortably on the wrist.

5 Accessible Watches From Leading Independent Brands

Considered to be where revolutionary thinking and true innovation is achieved in the realm of haute horlogerie, independent watchmakers and brands have been leading the way when it comes to reimagining what a wristwatch should look and behave like. However, such pieces of alternative horology are usually out of reach for most, given the complexities … Continued

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