Patek Philippe Expands Twenty-4 Manchette Series

Patek Philippe Twenty-4

It’s been an interesting ride over at Patek Philippe when it comes to women’s watches. Back in 1999, the venerable brand surprised the world with its manchette style Twenty-4 for women – powered by a quartz movement. The watch took the world by storm thanks to its sleek design, and beautifully integrated bracelet with rectangular…

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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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Why The Patek Philippe Ref. 5303R Minute Repeater Tourbillon Is Destined For Greatness

Patek Philippe Ref. 5303R Minute Repeater Tourbillon

When I saw the very first Patek Philippe Ref. 5303R-001 Minute Repeater Tourbillon Singapore 2019 Special Edition watch at the late fall Patek Philippe Singapore exhibition — I knew it was destined for greatness. That watch, based off of an existing movement (Caliber R To 27PS) was totally re-worked in order to showcase the minute repeater…

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A New Steel Calatrava And A New $600 Million Patek Philippe Manufacture

Patek Philippe steel Calatrava

  The new Patek Philippe Manufacture was built over the course of five years to the total tune of CHF … [+] PATEK PHILIPPE It was just about 10 days ago  in Plan-les-Ouates (outskirts of Geneva), Switzerland, that Patek Philippe officially announced the opening of its new 10-floor manufacturing facility. It also announced the launch of…

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Pantone Color Of The New Year: Classic Blue And 12 Top Watches From 2019 That Exemplify It

Tutima Sky watches

Pantone made its announcement last month that the color of 2020 would be Classic Blue. Well, 2020 is here and we’re pretty sure this year’s color is going to please most watch lovers.  After all, classic blue has been a hot color amongst collectors and watch aficionados for years. In fact, throughout the past year…

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$31 Million Patek Philippe Becomes World’s Most Expensive Watch At Only Watch 2019

Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime with two dials becomes the world's most expensive watch, selling at the Only Watch 2019 auction for $31 million.

This is how I lost my dream watch to charity: This past weekend’s Only Watch charity auction witnessed intense bidding for what was bound to be the top lot: Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime. The watch, which has everything anyone could ever want in a timepiece — and then some — went under wicked back-and-forth bidding…

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