Why The Jacob & Co. $1 Million Twin Turbo Furious Bugatti La Montre Noire Is A Collector’s Watch

Jacob & Co, Bugatti

Once again, Jacob & Co. wows us with its watchmaking prowess and cool design aesthetic. This time, the brand takes inspiration from a mythical Bugatti car gone missing  — and the end result is a startling $1 million watch. It was just last year that Jacob & Co. signed a deal with Bugatti to create…

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Introducing The Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Travel Time Watch

Patek Philippe Calatrava Pilot Travel Time Watch

It was five years ago that Patek Philippe released a surprise watch at Baselworld:  a pilot’s watch. While some industry bloggers were quick to bash the design, those familiar with the brand’s history, knew the aviation timepiece was perfectly aligned with the brand’s past.  Patek Philippe made pilots watches as early as the 1930’s.  Since…

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Richard Mille’s World Premier RM 27-04 Tourbillon Rafael Nadal

Richard Mille, Rafael Nadal

Today marks the 10th anniversary of the partnership between watch brand extraordinaire Richard Mille and legendary tennis player Rafael Nadal. It was in 2010 that Rafael Nadal sported his first Richard Mille tourbillon watch on the courts – stunning viewers globally. The thing is, Richard Mille insists that all of his brand ambassadors wear their watches…

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James Marsden, Tom Brady Team Up For IWC ‘Born Of A Dream’ Videos

James Marsden, IWC

This summer, we brought our readers an interview with legendary quarterback Tom Brady, conducted after he had finished filming a movie with IWC called “Born of a Dream: A Boy from San Mateo.”  That movie was just one of three created to celebrate people who pursued their dreams in the face of adversity.  Now, we…

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Polo Ralph Lauren Watches Gallop Onto The Scene

Polo Ralph Lauren

Just a few days ago, I spoke at length via Zoom with Guillaume Tetu, head of watches for Ralph Lauren (and a long-time friend), regarding a new collection for the watch division: Polo Ralph Lauren. While the Polo line has been part of the legendary brand for decades, this marks the first time a formal…

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Accutron’s New Legacy Collection Revives Watches From The 1960’s, 1970’s

Accutron Legacy watches

By Gordon Henderson The connection between watch manufacturers and the watch community has grown tremendously over the years, with so many avid watch lovers highly tuned to the back stories of many brands. Accutron, which previously was under the Bulova name and recently became its own separate brand, is one of those beloved companies because…

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