Happening Now: IWC, Bonhams  Auction Toto Wolff X Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Big Pilot’s Watch

IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar “Toto Wolff x Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One™ Team”

The last piece of the 100-piece limited-edition IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar “Toto Wolff x Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One™ Team” is up for auction now – with proceeds going for a charitable cause.  The series, launched to honor Toto Wolff, CEO of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula 1 Team and his exceptional leadership, is entirely…

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A Closer Look At Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Calendar And Chronograph

Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Chronograph Calendar

Just recently, Jaeger-LeCoultre unveiled two new timepieces to its coveted Master Control series in celebration of the 30th anniversary of this line. Each of the new watches, the and the Master Control Calendar, is offered with an interchangeable Novonappa calf leather strap and a steel bracelet for ultimate versatility. When it was introduced to the…

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Meet The New Breguet Tradition Quantieme Retrograde 7597 Watch

Breguet Tradition Quantième Rétrograde 7597

By Nancy Olson When it comes to beautiful watches with a serious history in watchmaking, Breguet is high on my list of favorites. The name calls to mind thoughtfully crafted timepieces, a long and stellar history, and a founder—Abraham-Louis Breguet (1747 – 1823)—known worldwide for his notable contributions to watchmaking. His credits include literally dozens…

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Introducing The Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Perpetual Calendar

Jaeger-LeCoultre steel Polaris Perpetual Calendar

By Nancy Olson   A perpetual calendar is among the most challenging—and the most coveted—complications. By definition, it automatically adjusts for the different durations of months and even leap years. Thus it always shows the correct date, at least for the somewhat distant future, while a “normal” date display needs periodic adjustment. Jaeger-LeCoultre’s new Polaris…

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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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Vacheron Constantin Blends Tradition And Modernity In Traditionnelle Complete Calendar Open Face Watch

Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle Complete Calendar Openface watch

In deft blend of mechanics and high-tech materials, Vacheron Constantin brings high-watchmaking and  pure function together in the new Traditionnelle Complete Calendar Openface watch. In fact, the open-worked movement, visible via sapphire disks and a face-less dial, is a refreshingly modern take on traditional skeletonization. The venerable brand of Vacheron Constantin, which is the oldest…

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