Editorial

Our In the Metal editorials share first-hand experiences with watches that have been tried and tested by our editors. By contrast, our Point of View articles provide fresh and unique viewpoints regarding certain timepieces, collections or certain developments inside the watch industry. Meanwhile, First Look editorials will give you the facts, as well as points to consider, regarding brand new pieces. Finally, A Closer Look will take things a step further, diving deeper into the details.
Life Inside Tudor’s New Hamburg Boutique

Swisswatches recently headed over to Hamburg in order to see and celebrate the official launch…

A Blast From The Past: The Chronograph 911 Sport Classic From Porsche Design

Looking back at the past with a sense of longing, yet always pushing forwards –…

W&W 2022: Panerai CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué Introduces Swisswatches to The New Submersible QuarantaQuattro 44 mm

At this year’s Watches & Wonders 2022, Panerai’s CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué sat down with Swisswatches…

W&W 2022: TUDOR Highlights

TUDOR is introducing an array of novelties at this year’s Watches & Wonders. One very…

W&W 2022: The ridiculously chic Vacheron Constantin Historiques 222

When luxury steel sports watches with integrated bracelets suddenly appeared in the 1970s, it was…

Putting All Bets on Black. But Also on Red – The Montblanc 1858 Minerva Monopusher Chronograph Red Arrow LE88

Montblanc is a brand with a great tradition. So is its Minerva manufacture, the maker…

Hands-On: First Impressions of The Patek Philippe Novelties 2022 (With Live Pics) – Could They be Any Cooler?

To any fan of watchmaking, a trade show like Watches & Wonders is the same…

W&W 2022: Rolex Highlights

At this year’s Watches & Wonders, Swiss watchmaking giant Rolex is proving that whatever they’re…

Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Perpetual Calendar: First Of Its Kind

The perpetual calendar: a historic mechanism that dates back as early as 1695, first appearing…

The New Breitling Navitimer Anniversary Watches – The Return of a Familiar Logo

The Navitimer from Breitling is turning 70! Originally conceived as a tool watch with which…

In The Metal: The Power of the TUDOR Black Bay 58 Bronze

Bronze was the first alloy to ever be used by humans. It was discovered in…

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Born to Dare: TUDOR And The World Surf League’s Tow Surfing Challenge 2022

Full disclosure – prior to being invited to the World Surf League’s Tow Surfing Competition…