Posts in Timepieces


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.

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Part 4: Patek Philippe: Traditional Swiss Watchmaking Ascends to New Modern Heights

This week we continue our series honoring Patek Philippe’s 178th anniversary and the opening of their public Grand Exhibition: The Art of Watches (this July in New York City) with our final installment on the history of the world’s preeminent luxury watchmaking brand.

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Part 3: Patek Philippe: The Great Depression and The Stern Family

This week we continue our series honoring Patek Philippe’s 178th anniversary and the opening of their public Grand Exhibition: The Art of Watches (this July in New York City) with our third installment on the history of the world’s preeminent luxury watchmaking brand.

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Part 2: Patek Philippe: The Evolution of Pocket Watches and Ownership

This week we continue our series honoring Patek Philippe’s 178th anniversary and the opening of their public Grand Exhibition: The Art of Watches (this July in New York City) with our second installment on the history of the world’s preeminent luxury watchmaking brand.

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