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Articles on the subject: Point of View

Point of View
When a wise old head replaces young shoulders

I know technology has transformed every area of our lives and work. These changes will probably be even harder to control. Which is precisely why, more than ever, we need the old sorcerers to work their magic.

Tuesday, 17 December 2019
3 min read
Seamaster Planet Ocean Ultra Deep Professional © Omega
Point of View
Sports watch seeks athlete?

Countless brands propose sports watches in their collections, but do we really need them? Not so sure...

Thursday, 12 December 2019
4 min read
Marc Hayek
Point of View
Marc Hayek: keep calm and carry on!

The Chief Executive of Breguet, Blancpain and Jaquet Droz believes Swiss watchmaking has been following a six-year cycle since the turn of the century. While figures may be pointing in the wrong direction, he prefers to take a positive view as markets still welcome innovative, finely crafted timepieces.

Thursday, 28 April 2016
4 min read
Baume & Mercier Petite Promesse
Point of View
Teeny tiny time

Who am I? I measure between 19 and 29 mm across, and you can spot me for my bright colours, precious stones or noble materials. Answer… a girl-sized watch.

Monday, 25 April 2016
4 min read
Philippe and Thierry Stern © Patek Philippe
Point of View
Better a bridge than a drawbridge

Ambassador or conqueror? What can be said of Patek Philippe's position in the watch industry, in the light of Thierry Stern's recent interview in Le Temps?

Thursday, 21 April 2016
3 min read
Russell Crowe
Point of View
Russell Crowe, man of action

Multi-award-winning actor Russell Crowe has become one of Hollywood's biggest stars, known for his physically demanding roles. The archetypal tough guy, off-screen he expects his watches to resemble him, meaning always ready for a challenge.

Tuesday, 12 April 2016
Frank Rousseau
6 min read
Point of View
Exceptions to the rule

Patek Philippe came to Baselworld with a new iteration of its Grandmaster Chime Ref. 6300, which becomes the most complicated wristwatch in its regular collection. An alternative response to the current climate for certain brands only.

Monday, 21 March 2016
5 min read
Monsieur de CHANEL
Point of View
"Monsieur" Chanel

Instantaneous jumping hours and retrograde minutes in a magnificently sober design… introducing Monsieur de Chanel, driven by the French firm's very first in-house developed movement. Every inch a Chanel watch, it asserts the brand's signature in Haute Horlogerie. Monsieur is served!

Sunday, 20 March 2016
4 min read
Trend Forecaster

The evolution of sport watches

Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Written By Cait Bazemore
6 min read
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