When it comes to choosing a watch for summer, the hardest part could be deciding which one. Take your pick of nautically-inspired models for the ideal swimming or sailing companion, blinding white watches to show off a tanned arm, or the sun-drenched sophistication of gold.
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The Le Locle firm has integrated a fusee-chain constant force mechanism into its El Primero 4805 SK tourbillon calibre, inside the three-dimensional architecture of the Defy with versions in carbon and platinum.
This one-off piece from Parmigiani Fleurier honours the traditions of Fine Watchmaking with its perpetual calendar, minute repeater and tourbillon, which it combines with a highly contemporary finish.
In skeletonising the 3mm-thin movement of its new Classique Tourbillon Extra-Plat Squelette 5395, Breguet demonstrates its technical and artistic skill to stunning effect.
Laurent Ferrier introduces a new collection in a sporty style to celebrate 40 years since the brand’s founders raced together at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and 10 years since the conception of its very first tourbillion.
If there could only be one, chances are this would be it. Among the smaller crop of complications at Baselworld, the tourbillon still reigns supreme. A delight to observe, technical, scientific even, this type of regulator continues to offer brands an excellent means to demonstrate their expertise.
Hublot introduces a carbon fibre case with black or blue occlusions to the Spirit of Big Bang range. The HUB6020 movement of this Tourbillon, a limited edition of 100, was designed specifically for the case.
The watchmaker presents a new and spectacular iteration of his Tourbillon of Tourbillons movement, a work of immense precision, executed with his son, Florian.