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Amanda Seyfried personalised engraving Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso © Alex Teuscher
Jaeger-LeCoultre engraves time

When Jaeger-LeCoultre introduced the Reverso in 1933, its blank metal flip side was designed as a protection during polo games. It wasn't long before it became a canvas for messages and artistic expression.

Wednesday, 11 March 2020
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Reverso Tribute Small Seconds © Jaeger-LeCoultre
Watches that are an antidote to the crisis

The strong growth and healthy earnings projection from Watches of Switzerland, the world's second-largest retailer, offer a ray of sunshine.

Monday, 09 March 2020
4 min read
Atmos Transparente clock © Jaeger-LeCoultre
New Models
The Atmos Transparente from Jaeger-LeCoultre

Surrounded by the transparency of anti-reflective glass, the Atmos Transparente clock is a lesson in pure understatement, with minimalist hour markers and hands on an Art Deco dial.

Tuesday, 07 January 2020
The FHH Journal editors
1 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
Rolex GMT Master-II, Breitling 765 CP,
Determining The Value Of A Timepiece

To mark the second breakfast meeting held at the Bucherer Gallery in Geneva under the auspices of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie, a new group of enthusiasts gathered to debate the concept of value in the current watchmaking scene. Once again, the lessons learned were many and varied.

Tuesday, 03 December 2019
Benjamin Teisseire / Watchonista
5 min read
Connected Modular 45 Golf Edition © TAG Heuer
Trend Forecaster
The evolution of sport watches

From the advent of the luxury sport watch in the 1970s to the birth of the smartwatch in the new millennium, a number of factors have influenced the trajectory of the sport watch. One of the most significant is the increasingly competitive world of professional sports and the growing numbers of watches worn during play.

Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Cait Bazemore
6 min read
Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon 3 © Jaeger-LeCoultre
New Models
Jaeger-LeCoultre unveils the Gyrotourbillon 3 Meteorite

The latest iteration of the Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon 3 features a rare occurrence of meteorite inlay on the dial side.

Tuesday, 12 November 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
101 Feuille © Jaeger-LeCoultre
New Models
White gold and diamonds for the Jaeger-LeCoultre 101 Feuille

First imagined by the Le Sentier firm in 1959, this new interpretation in white gold swathed with diamonds is fitted with the legendary Calibre 101, the smallest mechanical movement in the world.

Monday, 21 October 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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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