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

Introducing Ulysse Nardin Freak X Razzle Dazzle

Ulysse Nardin Freak X Razzle Dazzle

Turning to bold geometric patterns (nothing new to the  brand), Ulysse Nardin unveils the newest Freak X watch: Razzle Dazzle. The new timepiece, created in a limited edition of just 30 pieces, will boggle the mind with its angles, lines and rectangular patterns on the dial. The new geometric watch houses a movement that combines…

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Actor Adam Driver Talks Breitling And Time While Filming With Lady Gaga

Adam Driver, Lady Gaga, Breitling

Currently on location with Lady Gaga in Italy while they film the movie House of Gucci, actor Adam Driver certainly looks the part of the Italian who once headed the great fashion house. Directed by Ridley Scott, the film is all about Lady Gaga’s character Patrizia Reggiani, who was sentenced to 29 years in prison…

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A. Lange & Sohne Talks About Women In Connoisseur Conversations

A. Lange & Sohne Connoisseur Conversations

During the recent Watches & Wonders Geneva 2021 digital exhibition, visitors were treated to some sensory overload presentations. Some were live, others had been pre-recorded and others were open discussions. A lot of videos had also been prepared and were launched. Not every aspect of the week-long show was perfect and there were some technical…

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An In-Depth Look At The Patek Philippe In-Line Perpetual Calendar, Ref. 5236P

Patek Philippe Ref. 5236P in-line perpetual calendar watch, Watches & Wonders 2021

By Nancy Olson There’s a lot to get excited about when it comes to Patek Philippe’s just-introduced timepieces, but my clear favorite is the In-line Perpetual Calendar, Ref. 5236P-001. Not only is it the latest in the company’s serious history in producing notable calendar watches, it is also the venerable Swiss brand’s first wristwatch displaying…

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A Closer Look At Rolex Explorer, Datejust And Daytona 2021 Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona with palm fronds dial.

By Nancy Olson Back in the day, when the spring watch fairs were face-to-face, Rolex was always one of the hottest tickets in town at BaselWorld, with devoted fans, journalists and jewelers in queue to see the latest innovations. Well, some things have changed, but watch aficionados were still waiting with high anticipation to see what…

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Breitling Forms Founders Squad, Unveils Premier Heritage Watches

Breitling Premier Heritage collection.

By Gordon Henderson Breitling’s Premier Heritage Collection. The series taps into key innovations and milestones from the brand’s past to create vintage-inspired pieces with modern elements for today’s enthusiast. Upon seeing photos (sadly no hands on yet), they are, in a word, gorgeous. Breitling’s New Founders Squad A total of six pieces comprise the line…

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