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.
Panerai will sail alongside Oracle Team USA at the 2017 America's Cup. Three official watches mark the event, including the Luminor 1950 Oracle Team USA 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic Ceramica – 44mm.
Ingenious or extravagant, brands unleash their creativity to equip their timepieces with straps whose technical and aesthetic prowess has nothing to envy that of the movement. A closer look at recent innovations and what's new this year.
IWC breaks new ground by combining chronograph counters with a moonphase indication on the same subdial. Introducing the Da Vinci Perpetual Calendar Chronograph.
Skulls and grandes complications make happy bedfellows at Speake-Marin, in a tourbillon minute-repeater with carillon strike. An animation on the dial reminds us that love endures beyond the grave.
Sporting by day, sophisticated by night, who's to say a man should be true to one watch only? Evidently not the makers, who cater to a gentleman's ever-changing moods with products that are ready for adventure or will complement his cufflinks. Be spoiled for choice at SIHH.
Twenty years ago, Michel Parmigiani, a man who has made restoration an art form, set up his own brand. One whose Senfine movement promises a "historic" new departure for watchmaking.