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A. Lange & Söhne

Odysseus © A. Lange & Söhne
New Models
A look at the A. Lange & Söhne Odysseus

It's something people have been wanting for a long time: A. Lange & Söhne has introduced its first series-produced steel sports watch to the lineup.

Tuesday, 05 November 2019
Ashton Tracy
5 min read
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Balance wheel with silicon hairspring © Firehouse Horology
Connoisseur of watches
Why engineers are leading the battle of the balance spring

When all balance springs were metal, Swatch Group's Nivarox enjoyed a virtual monopoly. The most widespread alternative, patented silicon technology, is also the property of a handful of manufacturers. However crucial it may be, mechanically and strategically, the balance spring is about materials science, not horological genius.

Monday, 14 October 2019
4 min read
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Lange 1 Daymatic © A. Lange & Söhne
New Models
Making history with the Lange 1

Limited to 25 pieces in white gold, this Lange 1 Daymatic with a retrograde day indicator is one of the ten anniversary models celebrating the launch of the Lange 1, twenty-five years ago.

Tuesday, 08 October 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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Inauguration of the A. Lange & Söhne boutique in Zürich in the presence of CEO Wilhelm Schmid
News
The first A. Lange & Söhne store in Switzerland

Since summer, A. Lange & Söhne watches can be enjoyed at Bahnhofstrasse 25, Zurich, where the Saxon brand has opened its first own-name store in Switzerland.

Wednesday, 25 September 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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Reproduction of the Semper opera house clock inside the A. Lange & Söhne store in Dresden © A. Lange & Söhne
Watch Stories
25 years of the Lange 1

It all began (again) on October 24th 1994 when Walter Lange and Günter Blümlein, the men behind the revival of A. Lange & Söhne, presented the first watches of a new era. Foremost among them: the Lange 1 and its revolutionary outsize date which commands the dial, whatever the other complications.

Tuesday, 03 September 2019
5 min read
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Oyster Perpetual Daytona Rainbow in Everose © Rolex
Trend Forecaster
Rose gold blooms on luxury watches

Rose gold has been part of the luxury market since the age of Carl Fabergé and Czarist Russia, and has enjoyed a resurgence in popularity in recent years. Why? We analyse.

Thursday, 11 April 2019
Laurent Francois
5 min read
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Culture
Why Instagram is still so important for the luxury watch industry

Instagram controls almost 50% of luxury watch-related mentions, followed by Twitter at 18%. Why is Instagram so important to brands compared with other social media channels?

Wednesday, 13 February 2019
5 min read
collectionneurs-1-cover
Connoisseur of watches
What Watch Collectors Want (IV)

Five collectors from around the globe tell us what makes the deal for them (or not). François-Xavier Overstake, founder of equationdutemps.blogspot.com is among the watch lovers to listen to.

Monday, 04 February 2019
6 min read
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Classico Manara © Ulysse Nardin
New Models
In praise of the classic watch

A watch whose one and only function is to give the time is probably the most difficult exercise a maker can undertake. When the emperor has no clothes, what is revealed must be beyond reproach.

Thursday, 17 January 2019
5 min read
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