Manufacture

We visit both traditional watch manufactures as well as young, aspiring, independent watchmakers and their ateliers.
Four old dials saved in an old box found in the Zenith manufacture
A Journey Through The Zenith Manufacture in Le Locle

Anyone who leaves school at the age of 9 is either clearly not suited to…

The farm and Atelier from Greubel Forsey during the afternoon
Sculptors of Time: Greubel Forsey Atelier

Back in 2004, Robert Greubel and Stephen Forsey founded the Greubel Forsey watch brand. In…

Jaquet Droz Manufacture
Jaquet Droz Manufacture – Where Birds Never Stop Singing

Christian Lattmann already waits in the manufacture’s entrance as we arrive in La Chaux-de-Fonds. The…

Audemars Piguet Code 11 59 Cover
The Complex Case Of CODE 11.59 by Audemars Piguet

The case of the newest collection CODE 11.59 by Audemars Piguet has a complex architecture which required…

Parmigiani Fleurier dial sample
Parmigiani Fleurier – From Restoration To Haute Horlogerie Manufacture

Once, the small village of Fleurier in the Swiss canton of Neuchâtel has been an…

breguet manufacture
Breguet Manufacture – About High-Tech Robots And Gentle Hands In The Heart Of Watchmaking

Time seems to stand still in ‘Vallée de Joux’, the high Jura valley of Vaud.…

Jaeger LeCoultre Complicated Watches
Jaeger-LeCoultre – Atelier Des Métiers Rares

Antoine LeCoultre, who later put the foundation stone of the manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre, has already in…

carl f bucherer manufacture assembling movements
A visit at the Carl F. Bucherer Manufacture

The village Lengnau, which is located at the foot of the Jura Mountains in the…

armin strom inside the manufacture
​The architect of his own fortune – the Armin Strom manufacture

The watch brand Armin Strom puts a lot of attention to the visibility of the…

akrivia workshop tourbillon watches
​The AkriviA Atelier

Maybe the founder of the AkriviA can be called the ‘enfant terrible’ of the watch…

Another gold OMEGA Speedmaster with a co-axial master chronometer
Always on Time with OMEGA’s Master Chronometer

The masterminds behind OMEGA strive to be ahead everyone else. A milestone and watch for…

Interior building of Panerai manufacture from another perspective
The Panerai Manufacture Headquarter – A hot spot in the unspoiled landscape

A few weeks back we were kindly invited to discover the new Panerai manufacture headquarter…