Editorial

Swisswatches, IWC and Laureus Are Joining Forces on a Special Project

It all started with watches, of course. Some time ago, we spotted IWC’s special editions…

Bon ton and slender lines – Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Minute Repeater Flying Tourbillon

There are brands and manufactures with a clearly louder appearance, however rarely ones with a…

Breitling discontinues the Colt – Now it’s all up to Avenger

If you search the Breitling website for Colt, you won’t find anything anymore. Perhaps only…

Carl F. Bucherer shows, why heritage watches are just now more contemporary than ever (Volume II)

In the middle of the last century, a hype around chronograph watches emerged. Over the…

Secret Star – Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar Openworked in Black Ceramic

The moment you think that the inventiveness of the currently most hyped brand must be…

Carl F. Bucherer shows, why heritage watches are just now more contemporary than ever (Volume I)

In 2018, Carl F. Bucherer celebrated its 130th anniversary. For this occasion, CEO Sascha Moeri…

Mechanical Genius – Breguet Classique Hora Mundi 5717 Düsseldorf Boutique Edition

Ever since watchmaker Louis Cottier developed the first world time wristwatch in 1931, its mechanism…

From Fifty Fathoms to Air Command – how Blancpain got into producing Toolwatches

First of all: the general image of the Swiss watch brand Blancpain could not be…

A piece of contemporary watch history: the Patek Philippe Reference 5204 Split-Seconds Chronograph Perpetual Calendar

‘Candyman’ is not only a horror movie from 1992, but also the movie’s main character…

Statement Piece – Panerai Radiomir 1940 in Military Green

The Radiomir, a watch classic that was originally designed for functional use, has since established…