Luminosity is at the heart of the latest creation from Urwerk. The time display, left visible by the cover that locks over the trademark satellite hours, gives off a green glow, hence the Kryptonite name. Guaranteed danger-free.
Having acquired Watchfinder, a UK-based platform for buying and selling pre-owned watches, Richemont is the first big name to enter the increasingly coveted and fast-growing market for second-hand timepieces.
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.
Fusée-and-chain transmission, tourbillon, chronograph, rattrapante and perpetual calendar… The Tourbograph Perpetual "Pour le Mérite" brilliantly associates five complications and takes classic Fine Watchmaking to its pinnacle.