Up Close: Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Heritage Blue Abyss

Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Heritage Blue Abyss

 It isn’t every day that a person has a watch made to honor their 70thbirthday, but Michel Parmigiani isn’t just any person. The now 70-year-old master watchmaker is the founder of Parmigiani Fleurier and in honor of this birthday, the brand is creating a limited edition series of the first wristwatch he designed, the Toric,…

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MB&F Celebrates 15 Years, Unveils Legacy Machine Perpetual Evo

MB&F LM Perpetual Evo

  Today, in honor of its 15th anniversary, independent brand MB&F introduces the Legacy Machine Perpetual EVO watch — a timepiece destined for everyday life here on Earth. No space, no cars, no frogs, owls or jelly fish — simply an every da wear. However, there is nothing simple about the new watch. Taking inspiration…

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Frederique Constant Launches New Highlife Collection

Frederique Constant Highlife

It was 21 years ago in 1999 that Swiss watch brand Frederique Constant unveiled the Highlife collection with strap built directly into the case. It was an eye-catcher that attracted watch lovers around the world. It was in this collection that the brand added its Triple Time and tourbillon watches, as well as other complications. Now,…

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Vacheron Constantin Brings Designer Yiqing Yin Into ‘One Of Not Many’ Campaign

Vacheron Constantin Yin

Move over men, this one is for the women. However, if you’re interested in what the world’s oldest continually operating watch brand, Vacheron Constantin, is doing these days with its “One of Not Many” campaign, read on.  Today, the brand announced that it has brought its first woman into the fold of its unusual marketing…

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Introducing The Seiko Prospex Street Series Urban Safari Solar Chronograph Calendar

Seiko — the Japanese brand that makes top-notch affordable watches — unveils its newest theme for it beloved Prospex Street Series of watches: Urban Safari. While the Japanese home brand releases four new watches, the USA is picking up the two solar-powered Chronograph Calendar watches. The new series takes its design inspiration from the brand’s…

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Introducing the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Date And Calendar Watches

Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Calendar

It was almost 30 years ago in 1992 that Jaeger-LeCoultre unveiled its Master Control watches and they were an immediate hit. I remember because I was covering this industry (as the first female watch journalist in America) at the time. The line was marked by its aura of technical mastery and sophisticated style. Now, via…

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