The Maillon de Cartier watch plays on the look of the classic chain-link bracelet while inventing a new attitude for today.
The Marine Tourbillon Équation Marchante 5887 combines a sporty aesthetic with a highly complicated movement and the finest hand decoration. Breguet offers this model in rose gold with a gold dial in slate grey.
Watchmakers may feel they need eyes in the back of their head if they are to keep tabs on Hong Kong while not letting Uncle Sam out of their sight, particularly since the United States has become the main market for Swiss watch exports, and looks set to hold on to this position for the remainder of 2016.
A screening room is where we caught up with Tim Burton whose latest film, “Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children", a screen adaptation of the children's book with Eva Green in the title role, will be released this autumn. Comfortably seated, we set out to discover what goes on in the mind and on the wrist of this most unconventional of directors.
There was no summer hiatus for the downward trend in watch exports, as the fall in shipments noted over recent months continued in July. Figures published by the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry speak for themselves.
He is the artist and craftsman behind the Pushkin android, which "composes" and pens poems it then illustrates with a drawing. François Junod uses a combination of imagination and technical expertise to produce the most extraordinarily engineered automatons. We met him at his studio in Sainte-Croix, Switzerland.