Heart of gold or will of steel, metals have a personality of their own. And watchmakers know how to handle their various moods, armed with patience and expertise.
Omega has just claimed, ad aeternam, the record for the deepest ever dive. A few weeks ago, Vacheron Constantin climbed to the roof of the world. After Panerai with its commandos or Richard Mille and Rambo, "extreme watches" have it tough.
He spends most of his screen time handing out slices of knuckle pie to anyone fool enough to diss him. King of atemi, virtuoso of the high-speed chase, master of the broadside skid in Transporter or Fast and Furious, Jason Statham isn't a 30 mph kind of guy, as he once again demonstrates in Mechanic: Resurrection.
Morning dew, scattered showers, russet leaves and the scent of wild mushrooms are there to remind you that today is the first day of autumn. But does your watch know?
Known for her stilettos, rollercoaster relationships and bitchy gossip, Sarah Jessica Parker, alias Carrie Bradshaw in Sex and the City, became the favourite fiancée of New York's in crowd. Who could forget the successful writer with a passion for fashion, and fabulous watches?