Tag: The Hour Glass

How Sinn Became The Timekeeper For Professionals

Tool watches are among the few types of modern watches that have been enjoying an uninterrupted track record of success and popularity. The reasons for that are as solid as the watches themselves: the best tool watches have been built to last, often using cutting edge technology, along with a keen eye for details such … Continued

Sinn EZM 1.1

Introducing The Parmigiani Bugatti Type 390

A tribute to the 261mph, 1,500hp hypercar. Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show last year, the Bugatti Chiron is the successor of the infamous Veyron, the fastest and most epic production car ever, until the Chiron came along. The new Bugatti boasts a play of superior numbers: a top speed of 261 miles per hour, … Continued

Parmigiani Bugatti Type 390

Three Must-Have Affordable German Watches For 2017

In recent years, German watchmaking soared to even greater heights, with both big and smaller brands introducing high quality timepieces that offer strong value, while retaining their very own Teutonic identity. Today we look at a trio of novelties from three uniquely German brands: Junghans, Sinn and NOMOS Glashütte. Let us begin with Junghans and … Continued

Junhans max bill Edition 2017

How The Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer Went From Ship To Wrist

In 1846, Ulysse Nardin founded his an eponymous brand, one that would one day become famous for making precision instruments. But not just any instruments. From the very beginning, Ulysse Nardin himself specialized in marine chronometers, precision clocks made to help maritime navigation, an idea that remains a cornerstone for the brand that bears his … Continued

Ulysse Nardin Marine Torpilleur 1183-310/40

How To Understand Independent Watchmaking

“Independent watchmaking” can be confusing to people not well versed in the ways of modern watch collecting. Independent watch brands aren’t merely those without corporate parents like luxury conglomerates Richemont or Swatch Group. They are also usually smaller, boutique brands at the forefront of creativity and craftsmanship in the high-end watch space. Watches from independent … Continued

MB&F HM3 MegaWind red gold
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