5/1/2019 / In Timepieces
A tale as old as time. Church bells, chimes; we have all heard time being told by sound. There is something built into our being that understands the series of sounds clearly depicting the change of time. Sound is thought to be the oldest known method of marking time.
1/16/2019 / In Timepieces
The 2019 edition of Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie has begun in Geneva and each of the thirty-five exhibitors are displaying the latest and greatest in global watchmaking. From technological advancements to the highest of luxury materials, the watches displayed at SIHH set the tone for the new year in horology. Here is a look at two of the exceptional pieces exhibited this year from a few of the titans of watchmaking, Piaget and Jaeger-LeCoultre.
1/2/2019 / In Timepieces
is IWC, who has shared four upcoming models from their Pilot’s collection that will make their debut at SIHH 2019. These new editions to the Pilot’s Watch family demonstrate the modern technology available to IWC while maintaining the excellence in watchmaking and style for which the brand has become known.
12/26/2018 / In Timepieces
Today, quartz, mechanical, and automatic movements have found a symbiotic relationship in the watch industry. Manufacturers balance the art of fine hand-crafted timepieces that uphold traditional watchmaking techniques with more affordable quartz offerings in their catalogs. If the quartz crisis taught the industry one thing, it was to be more efficient in their practices and more adaptable to the technological evolution of the craft.