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.
A Bold Combination: Panerai Submersible Goldtech Orocarbo – 44 mm – PAM01070

Florentine watch brand Panerai’s Submersible models first surfaced in the late 90s. For more than two decades,…

Tudor Black Bay 58 Black vs Blue
Point of View: Why The Original TUDOR Black Bay 58 Reigns Supreme

The TUDOR Black Bay 58: the Black Bay’s old-school, slightly smaller sibling. Following its introduction…

In The Metal: All Three OMEGA Snoopy Speedmaster Watches

In a feat almost as impressive as Apollo 13, we were able to gather all…

“It’s Only When The Tide Goes Out That You Learn Who’s Been Swimming Naked” – Breitling CEO Georges Kern Looks Back On 2020 (With Live Audio)

The transformation of Breitling over the past three years is, without a doubt, one of…

A Closer Look: 2020 Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe

A near-fatal diving accident is responsible for Swiss watch manufacture Blancpain’s significant contribution to the…

Swisswatches Magazine 24 Days of Christmas: Top Watches of 2020

While many of us will admittedly be glad to bid farewell to 2020, the watch…

In The Metal: Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph and Perpetual Calendar – ‘Ice Blue’ Limited Editions

Earlier this month, we were lucky enough to spend some time with two very special…

A Closer Look: A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Rattrapante Honeygold “Homage to F. A. Lange”

The rattrapante function, or drag pointer, enjoys a certain level of prestige at A. Lange…

Point of View: Cartier Ballon Bleu de Cartier

The history of Cartier’s world-renowned horological creations spans well over a century. However, the Cartier…

First Look – Oris Aquis Date Calibre 400

Following the launch of its new Calibre 400 in-house movement in mid-October, Oris is now…

Men Of Steel: Blue Dial Sports Watches With Integrated Steel Bracelets

In 1972, Audemars Piguet launched its Royal Oak, which is considered the first luxury sports…

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Point of View: Breguet Marine 2020 Bracelet Updates

Breguet is a brand with a vast history, and an equally great heritage on its…