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.
The Final Interview With George Daniels

Foreword by Joern Frederic Kengelbach Where do the boundaries of feasibility lie? Who pushes these…

Point of View: Comparing the Ladies’ Breitling Superocean, Navitimer, and Chronomat

Breitling has been enjoying a new lease of life since mid-2017, under the new leadership…

The Most Expensive Rolex Wristwatches Of All Time

Rolex is the most well-known and revered horology house on the planet. Owning a Rolex…

A Watch of Wonders: The Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Tribute Nonantième

Some watches simply command respect. The Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Tribute Nonantième is one such watch. The…

The Very Best of Breguet’s Legendary Pilot’s Watches Type 20 and Type XX (XXI, XXII)

Exactly 100 years ago, in the year 1921, Louis Charles Breguet shared his ambitious vision…

Every James Bond OMEGA Watch Worn By 007

Has Bond always worn OMEGA? Ever since the release of Dr. No in 1962, James…

IWC’s Mark XII and Pilot’s Watch: An Ode To Possibly The Most Beautiful Everyday Watch of All Time

To crown a timepiece “the most beautiful everyday watch of all time” is of course…

First Look: Vacheron Constantin Overseas “Everest” Chronograph and Dual Time Limited Editions

A 60 million year-old mountain, growing a quarter of an inch every year. Temperatures of…

Interview With Laurent Perves, CMO & International Commercial Director Vacheron Constantin

Laurent Perves has a lot of topics to manage at Vacheron Constantin, from shopping experience…

Sustainability in the Swiss Watch Industry: Part 1 – Mining and Materials

The subject of sustainability remains a difficult – and even taboo – topic in the…

All You Need To Know About The Rolex Cosmograph Daytona

The Rolex Daytona is one of the most revered models in the world, but why?…

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The Curious Tale Of The ROLEX 1530: An Automatic Movement In A Quartz Watch

This article is going to take a little trip back into the past. We are…