A freediving champion, an explorer and film-maker, a Haute Couture designer, surfers, skippers, actors... brands choose them not for who they are but for what they do. Introducing the new faces of watchmaking.
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He was one of the most brilliant American comedians of his generation. On August 11, 2014, age 63 and suffering from Parkinson's disease, Robin Williams took his own life. In one of his last interviews, he talks about his passion for watches and his admiration for the people who make them.
With the return of the Pasha, the launch of the Maillon, Santos-Dumont extensions, the rebirth of the Tank Asymétrique plus a sprinkling of métiers d’art, Cartier is touching all bases. In search of a watch for all eternity.
Sport's great, especially when it involves a dinner party. In which case, you need a timepiece to match. One that plays hard and is elegant in victory. Fortunately, watchmakers are one step ahead.
The tourbillon regulator is high on the agenda of the brands taking part in the watchesandwonders.com online plaform, whether alone, combined with other functions or part of a grande complication. Here's what happens when watchmaking gets in a whirl.
The brands that have taken up sport this year are putting elegance ahead of performance, fashioning every detail of beautifully styled watches that are happy to lead an inactive life. We take a tour of what's on offer from the brands at Watches & Wonders.
Refinement, elegance and timeless appeal define these new men's watches, presented at Watches & Wonders 2020. No fuss, no frills, just pure, classic goodness.
The online launch of Watches & Wonders 2020 spotlights what will be the first trends in watchmaking this year. Special mention goes to astronomical complications and skeleton watches, while women's collections get into shape with form watches. Sport-luxe is another of the year's big winners.