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Articles on the subject: Connoisseur of watches

Hublot
Connoisseur of watches
The new golden age

As autumn prepares to roll out a carpet of colours from russet to scarlet, watchmakers too are introducing a new hue to one of their favourite metals: gold.

Friday, 22 September 2017
5 min read
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TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45
Connoisseur of watches
Smart or not smart, that is the question

Manufacturers are at pains to incorporate features of a mechanical watch in their smartwatches, including analog displays and even movements. These hybrid products raise the question of what defines a wristwatch today?

Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Luc Debraine
5 min read
2
Jaquet Droz Petite Heure Minute Thousand Year Lights
Connoisseur of watches
The power of pearl

Seaside trinkets, antique artefacts, luxury watches… mother-of-pearl is omnipresent. But what exactly is it? We meet the mother of all shells!

Friday, 15 September 2017
5 min read
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Connoisseur of watches
Gold, written in the stars

Now that science has proven the extra-terrestrial origins of gold, that fragment of space on our wrist is all the more special. On a more down to earth note, gold remains a safe haven when the economy hits rock-bottom.

Wednesday, 13 September 2017
Flavia Giovannelli
6 min read
Omega Speedmaster
Connoisseur of watches
In the metal: the Omega 1957 Trilogy
Tuesday, 05 September 2017
3 min watch
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Chronograph
Connoisseur of watches
In the metal: Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Chronograph

When it comes to getting a feel for a watch, nothing compares to spending a few days with it on the wrist. Proportion, design, comfort, functions… Here's our verdict on the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Chronograph.

Monday, 31 July 2017
3 min read
2
Connoisseur of watches
In the metal: The Cartier Drive Extra-Flat
Friday, 30 June 2017
2 min watch
HYT H1 Colorblock
Connoisseur of watches
HYT, on liquid time

HYT's hydromechanical watches take us back to ancient water clocks, yet the Neuchâtel brand chooses not to build on this early form of time measurement, with its rich implications, in its communication. Wrongly so?

Monday, 26 June 2017
Luc Debraine
5 min read
4
Portrait

Philippe Dufour, simplicity itself

Thursday, 27 July 2017
6 min read
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