Why This Year’s GPHG Seems Surreal, And What Happens Next

GPHG

The 2020 Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève is upon us.  Considered by many to be the Oscars of the watch world, the event honors watchmaking at its finest. Each year in November, the industry gathers in Geneva for an incredible award ceremony where we all learn who has won the different prize categories. It is…

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Franck Muller Teams With Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Geneva For Bespoke Watches

Franck Muller Black Badge

Franck Muller has teamed with Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Geneva to create a timepiece as exclusive as the British car brand’s bespoke automobiles. The Bespoke collection of watches is based on Franck Muller’s well-known “Crazy Hours” watches.The two companies also worked together to customize the interior of the car. Via its Bespoke program, Rolls-Royce enables customers…

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TAG Heuer Unveils Heuer 02 Chrono In Collaboration With Fragment Design’s Hiroshi Fujiwara

TAG Heuer, Hiroshi Fujiwara of Fragment Design.

Tag Heuer has been very busy lately. The brand has had several new unveilings already this year — including its connected watch second generation and the connected watch golf version. There are two more unveilings in the works, as well, and today the brand announced its  TAG Heuer x Fragment Design Heuer 02 Chronograph. Working with the “Godfather…

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Call Of The Wild: Jaquet Droz Petite Heure Minute Tiger Watches

Jaquet Droz Petite Heure Minutes Tiger

This is an updated post of an earlier post. While we haven’t had the opportunity to go hands-on with the  Jaquet Droz Petite Heuer Minute Tiger watches yet, we have definitely formed an impression. After all,  Jaquet Droz is long known for its  hand-painted and hand-crafted dials, and having been to the brand’s incredible workshops…

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Hamilton Watch Takes Starring Role In New Movie: Tenet

Tenet, Christopher Nolan, Hamilton

Hamilton Watch Company, which has a long and storied past in the world of movies, takes on a leading role in the new espionage thriller starring John David Washington and Robert Pattinson. In the movie, where time is omnipresent, the actors rely on a specially made Hamilton prop watch in their race to prevent the…

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Perfect Father’s Day Gift: HSNY Virtual Horological Tutoring Program

HSNY virtual horological training

Skip the ties, the shirts, the electronics. The Horological Society of New York (HSNY) has the perfect gift for Father’s Day this year: Virtual watchmaking tutoring. If dad loves watches, he will love this program.The Virtual Horological Tutoring offers 60- and 90-minute courses that are customizable and offer a theoretical approach to watchmaking.  HSNY, America’s oldest…

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