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Some see it as a complication in the horological sense. For others, it brings out watchmaking's dreamier side. Either way, the moon-phase display has become as popular a "function" as the chronograph and, for women's timepieces in particular, almost mandatory.
The watch we will still want to wear in ten, 20 or 30 years' time is impervious to trends. Its classic good looks and elegant lines will continue to work their charm decades from now. Discover our selection from Blancpain, Breguet, Chopard, Glashütte Original, Hermès, H. Moser & Cie, Jaquet Droz, Patek Philippe, Rolex and Romain Gauthier.
Mini watches are all the rage, as these five designs from Baselworld show. Breguet, Bulgari, Chanel, Harry Winston and Hermès remind us that small really is beautiful.
"Designed by Ferrari, crafted by Hublot" is the principle behind the new Techframe Ferrari 70 Years Tourbillon Chronograph. It comes as three versions – King Gold, PEEK carbon or titanium – with 70 of each.
In these difficult times for the Swiss watch industry, does it really make sense for brands to pursue the grail that is the in-house calibre? With Baselworld in full swing, it's a question worth asking considering the boom in watches equipped with proprietary movements while many specialist contractors face bust.
Destination Moon is the latest collaboration between L'Epée 1839 and MB&F; an eight-day table clock shaped like a rocket straight out of a child's imagination. Fortunately for us, Maximilian Büsser likes to share his toys!
Blancpain introduces a new Date Moon Phases for women. Two emblematic complications instilled with the classic elegance that defines the Villeret collection.
After Arceau Le Temps Suspendu and Dressage L’Heure Masquée, introducing Slim d’Hermès L’Heure Impatiente. A trilogy of watches that captures Hermès' desire to play with time, to tease us with it, and show that hours and minutes can lend themselves to the most fanciful interpretations.
Baselworld 2017 kicked off yesterday with, among the new products on show, a raft of chronographs. We've picked our five favourites for today's urban adventurer.