The manufacture presents a new perpetual calendar that displays the day, the date, and the month on a single line in an elongated aperture beneath 12 o'clock. To combine this unique feature with crisp legibility and high reliability, the designers developed a new self-winding movement.
The “cloche” (bell) shape appeared in Cartier pieces in 1920. “Cloche de Cartier”, because, when placed horizontally, its outline is reminiscent of a service bell rung at a counter. Like many Cartier signature pieces, it has been named after its shape, made notable for the purity of its line and clear inspiration.
The decline of watch industry exports reported for almost two years softened in November, in particular because there was one more working day than in 2015. The value of exports stood at just under 1.9 billion francs, down by 5.6%.
Breguet returns to the Tradition Dame with a scintillating version in precious rose gold. A preview ahead of Baselworld 2017.
Christian Laurent, master watchmaker and inventor for Jaeger-LeCoultre for 44 years is the manager of a team of 47 experienced watchmakers and experts in the brand’s Grande Complications workshop. In fact, when he started this Grande Complications division 28 years ago, he started with four people. He built it 10 fold-plus over the years.
An impressive stainless steel case with rubber coating, engraved with the America's Cup catamaran, water-resistance to 200 metres… Ulysse Nardin sets sail for 2017 with the Diver Artemis Racing Chronograph, a 250-piece limited edition.
Located in Sirnach, Switzerland, close to Lake Constance, Andreas Strehler boasts twenty years as an independent watchmaker whose business model has nothing left to prove. In constant demand as a movement developer and contractor for the industry, he also cultivates exclusivity with the timepieces he crafts under his own name.