Unveiled at SIHH, Elégante by F.P. Journe uses a motion detector to put this electro-mechanical watch in standby mode, thereby ensuring a minimum autonomy of 8 years.
This second piece from Ferdinand Berthoud follows on from the Chronomètre FB1 in its different versions. This new watch immediately stands out for the regulator-style display that shows hours, minutes and seconds on three separate counters.
Terra-brown sets the tone for two new versions of the Saxonia Automatic by A. Lange & Söhne, issued for the reopening of its Tokyo boutique.
Two chrono counters, a black oscillating weight, a sleek new strap with aircraft tire-tread pattern, a supersized case… the Navitimer 46 Blacksteel moves up a level.
Having cast off their dial, having rid their movement of extraneous matter, skeleton watches reveal all, or almost all, their mechanical anatomy. Take a peek, in images, at a branch of horology that has nothing to hide.
Probably the coolest watch around, the new RM 68-01 Tourbillon Cyril Kongo seals the encounter between the watchmaker and street artist Cyril Kongo, aka Mr Colorful. Who else but Richard Mille would dare?