First Presentation of A Lange and Sohne Watches in 1994

The Day that Changed the History of the World, and A. Lange & Söhne

Post World War II Germany split a country in two. East Germany was controlled by the Russians. West Germany was free and democratic. In the East, time stopped. Technology was not improved. Life seemed to stand still. Even for watchmaker A. Lange & Söhne, time quite literally stopped. Production in their factory came to a halt, and it would stay that way for the next 40 years. In 1989, something remarkable happened. The Berlin Wall began to come down. Soon, East Germany and West Germany were again one.READ MORE

Custom Wedding Band Designs

How to Design Your Own Wedding Band

Almost right is never right. You won’t love a wedding band when it’s just “almost right.” So, we let you design your own. Designing a wedding band is quite easy, and you don’t need any artistic skills at all.  You just need an idea in your head, or a scribble on a napkin. Here’s how it works in four easy steps.READ MORE

Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition in New York

What to Expect at the Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition This Weekend

Patek Philippe has been a leading figure in America’s international watch market since the 1850s. Over the last one and one-half centuries Patek has crafted bold creations for American icons. Many of these masterpieces of horological history are privately owned and rarely available to public viewing. This summer, timepiece connoisseurs from around the globe will descend on New York City for The Art of Watches Grand Exhibition 2017 presented by Patek Philippe. The once in a lifetime exhibition will provide an inside look at nearly five centuries of clock and watchmaking history from across the globe.READ MORE

Mark Kelly and Breitling

This Astronaut’s Watch of Choice – Mark Kelly and Breitling

Mark Kelly views timepieces as tools. Their functions, measurements, and complications serve important purposes where zero error can be tolerated. As an American astronaut, former US Navy Captain, decorated Gulf War combat pilot, bestselling author and speaker, and husband of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, Mark Kelly is quite literally an American hero.READ MORE