In the annals of modern watchmaking, the drive for innovation has been a constant. From the first tourbillon by Abraham-Louis Breguet in 1801 to the debut of carbon and silicon components more recently, watch brands have jockeyed for position in the field. Since 2001, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève’s Aiguille d’Or prize has been […]
The jury’s out on whether the digital revolution is solely to blame, but it’s an undeniable truth that our working and personal lives are becoming more intertwined. As such, garments that suit both the boardroom and the long-weekend retreat are increasingly becoming as much a practical necessity as a considered style statement. Which is why […]
Chatila’s Bird of Paradise ring draws dreams inspired by a meteorite that was found to contain diamonds.
If you’ve not heard of Panerai brand ambassador Guillaume Nery, rest assured he’s a pretty decent candidate to have a high-end waterproof dive watch after him. The Nice-born serial champion in constant weight freediving – which involves descent and ascent using only fin propulsion – has smashed the freediving world record four times and won […]