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Watches Inspired by Exploration

Over the years there have been numerous watches that were engineered with a specific challenge or technical feat in mind. Among others, the desire to explore the uncharted depths of the sea gave rise '... Read More+

His & Hers: Marine Diver and Lady Diver from Ulysse Nardin Make Diving a Luxury Experience

With a strong reputation in marine chronometers, Ulysse Nardin takes on the depths with its Marine Diver. The 44 mm stainless steel timepiece is available with either a blue or black dial with a wave'... Read More+

Watches Inspired by The World at Large

The masters of crafting luxury watches draw inspiration for their design from curious places and things, at times. Legacy brands like Patek Philippe, Rolex, and others are quick to leverage their rich'... Read More+

Collecting Breitling Navitimers, An Owners Overview

Profiling Breitling Navitimer owners is like a multiple-personality case study. This multiplicity is no trait of the watch – which has remained remarkably steadfast through parts of seven decades '... Read More+

Extreme Watches for Extreme Weather | Watches to Weather the Winter Storms

The United States’ eastern seaboard is frozen. The west is on fire. These are extreme times, and they call for extreme time-keepers. Among the perils of burns and blizzards, high horology offers a r'... Read More+

Painted to Last: Bovet’s Art of Enamel Lacquering

Throughout its long history, Bovet has encouraged exploration and creativity among its watchmakers and artisans, and the result was and is a collection of watches that are as much art as timepieces. T'... Read More+

Inside The Wave: The IWC Aquatimer Collection Embraces Ecological Commitment

IWC has sponsored and supported the Charles Darwin Foundation since 2009, making a substantial contribution for the continuation of its mission. The Charles Darwin Research Station, on the archipelago'... Read More+