A look at watches with a variety of horological complications and functions above and beyond telling time.

Swatch Group Presents Its Chinese New Year Zodiac Watches From Blancpain, Harry Winston, Swatch

Blancpain Traditional Chinese Calendar watch

The Chinese New Year rings in officially on February 1, 2022, and a host of brands are offering creative visions of the seductive and alluring tiger for the wrist. According to Chinese zodiac references, the tiger is the beautiful, powerful and confident and people born in the Year of the Tiger are similarly empowered. In…

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Get Ready To Pounce On These Luxurious Year Of The Tiger Chinese Zodiac Watches

Piaget Altiplano Chinese New Year Tiger watch

The Chinese New Year 2022 roars onto the scene on February 1 and many zodiac-loving people will be pouncing on the newest sign: Year of the Tiger.  One of the most beloved of the 12 Chinese Zodiac signs, the Tiger signifies fortune and confidence and, according to Chinese culture,  people born under this sign are…

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Reservoir Kanister Watch Embodies Spirit Of 1950’s Dashboard Speedometer Gauges

Reservoir Kanister watch

In an era when all the rage is about vintage-inspired racecars and the reiteration of life’s classics, French watch brand Reservoir, which offers Swiss-made watches, deftly reinterprets vintage auto gauges of all sorts for spectacular results on the wrist. The newest Kanister is a prime example.  For all of its features and functions, this watch…

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Why The Armin Strom Zeitgeist Is Destined For Watchmaking History Books

Armin Strom Zeitgeist

It wasn’t too long ago, in late 2021, that independent Swiss watch brand Armin Strom unveiled its one-of-la-kind Zeitgeist watch. The highly complicated $170,000 timepiece takes the concept of resonance technology to all new levels thanks to an innovative new system and years of research and development. This watch  has so many implications for aciieving…

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A Look Back: Six Best Minute Repeaters Of 2021

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Tribute Minute Repeater

With 2021 behind us, we take a moment to reflect on the best watches of 2021. More specifically, the best chiming watches.  Chiming watches can range from minute repeaters to quarter repeaters and even five-minute repeaters (all to be explained below), but no matter what  type of chiming watch we look at – they all…

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