Summer is always a great pretext to ditch monochrome in favour of brighter, sunnier shades. With more and more watchmakers lavishing colour on their dials, the opportunity is too good to miss.
A year after its official launch, Code 11.59 by Audemars Piguet continues to evolve with five new self-winding date, hour, minute and second references and five new self-winding chronograph models, with complex lacquered dials and a palette of deep colours.
The downturn in Swiss watch exports continued in May. Their value dropped 9.7% compared to last year, to stand at 1.6 million francs. Over the first five months of the year, the level was lower than that of 2012.
Swathed in baguette diamonds, the Reverso One High Jewelry is a dazzling piece of mechanical timekeeping from any angle.
As the Japanese brand's star ambassador, Novak Djokovic, prepares to defend his title on the grass courts at Wimbledon, what better time to turn the spotlight on Seiko and a haul of watches as impressive as the tennis champion's footwork.
Having debuted the Seamaster Planet Ocean at Baselworld, Omega is branching out its famous dive watch with a new collection. Lining up four models, each swathed in ceramic, "Deep Black" delivers a timely reminder that there is sport beyond football.
Calfskin, ostrich, alligator… the finest leathers are to be found in Brügg, near Biel, the home of La Montre Hermès. From storeroom to wrist, they carry on the Hermès tradition of fine leather craftsmanship.