Baume & Mercier adds three new men's models to its Classima collection: a complete calendar, a dual time display and a small seconds that all reinforce the fine watchmaking character of this emblematic line.
Featuring a double retrograde complication and a profusion of diamonds, this watch is a sparkling tribute to Mr Harry Winston, the legendary "King of Diamonds".
Whenever there is a slight downturn in the market, watch brands concentrate on safe, classic designs, either in new collections or by tweaking existing core collections. This move away from showpieces to standard fare is a good development for ladies’ watches.
Members of the suit brigade know that a watch tucked inside the pocket is the height of horological elegance. Hermès presents two new interpretations that combine style, precision and expertise.
It's tempting to believe that high-end watchmaking begins and ends inside Switzerland's borders, when in reality other countries have developed a successful watch industry of their own that is often heir to a venerable tradition. Whether in France, Germany or the United Kingdom, companies are proving there is life beyond Swiss-Made.