Watchmaking

By Gabriel Power | 06 Jul 2022

Breguet reveals 30-year-old ultra-rare Lamborghini clock

Last week, to celebrate its links with the automotive world, the House of Breguet once again collaborated with the London Concours to stage a spectacular showcase of vintage cars and first-class ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Jun 2022

Luxury watch brand Omega celebrates over 100 years of women’s watches in Madrid exhibition

Swiss watch brand Omega has brought women’s watches centre stage in Madrid, as the Her Time exhibition opened in Calle de Larra for two weeks. The exhibition, which has been previously... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 24 May 2022

Ode to Joy: Piaget CEO Benjamin Comar on the driving emotion elevating the world of jewellery watches

At this time of year, as watch fairs and showcases return once more to fill our calendars, the world of watches can seem like a who’s-who of horology as brands compete to release the most elabor... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 18 May 2022

‘Best kept secrets’ unveiled in new exhibition of rare watches at Design Museum

More than 160 of the world’s finest watches will go on display at London’s Design Museum this week for the first time, ranging from unique limited edition and personalised contemporary mod... Read More

By Teresa Levonian Cole | 16 May 2022

Time well spent: how to make your own watch

With my chin the mandatory fist-height above the work bench, forearms resting on the table, glasses and magnifiers perched on my nose, and bright light focused on the object of my attention, I still s... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 29 Apr 2022

Bremont Watch Company and Bamford Watch Department join forces to launch new S500 model

The Bremont S500 Bamford Special Edition is, in almost every way, quintessentially British. It's the brainchild of some of the finest minds in UK watchmaking; its eye-catching blues... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Apr 2022

Hublot unveils first-ever minute repeater in ceramic

Iconic Swiss watchmaker Hublot has become the first Maison in the world to design, manufacture and assemble a minute repeater in ceramic.  The watchmaker has described the creation... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 31 Mar 2022

The best of Watches & Wonders 2022

After two years confined to the realm of video conferences and Zoom meetings as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, Watches & Wonders, the largest horology trade show in the business, has returned ... Read More

By Tempus | 17 Mar 2022

Slam dunk: Basketball superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo joins Breitling as the brand’s newest squad member

The collaboration is an exciting new addition for the watch brand, which is famed for its dynamic star-power and purposefully casual approach to high elegance. Breitling is known to eschew the title o... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 15 Mar 2022

Savage elegance: longboard legend Marina Correia on her rise to fame and partnership with Maurice Lacroix

The only thing with more zip than Marina Correia as she races down the French Riviera in Nice on her signature longboard, is her astonishing career trajectory. After packing up and moving here from th... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 10 Mar 2022

Rolex World Service: ticking for eternity

When Hans Wilsdorf established his watchmaking business in London in 1905, he did so with the intention that his creations would live on – and on, and on. Wilsdorf was born in Bavaria, Germany, ... Read More

By Tempus | 28 Jan 2022

The best watches from Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) unveiled its 2021 prize list of award-winning timepieces on 4 November. The foundation honoured contemp... Read More

By Tempus | 27 Jan 2022

Hublot launches collection of novelties at LVMH Watch Week

This week marks the third edition of LVMH Watch Week, one of the most prestigious dates in the watchmaking calendar, during which the group's four watchmaking Maisons show... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Nov 2021

Vacheron Constantin launches new Traditionnelle Complete Calendar

Vacheron Constantin has today unveiled its spectacular Traditionnelle Complete Calendar, a sleek monochrome model with stepped round case and lugs, fluted caseback and railway minute-track swept ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 01 Sep 2021

Quest for perfection: sitting down with A Lange & Söhne CEO Wilhelm Schmid

German watchmaker A Lange & Söhne is on a mission to make the perfect timepiece. The evolution of each new expression of the brand’s six “families” – the Lange 1, Zeitwer... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Aug 2021

Atelier Jalaper creates timepieces featuring pieces taken from an authenticated Aston Martin DB5 

With the latest James Bond film, No Time To Die, set to be released this October, there could scarcely be a more appropriate time to pick up a stunning Atalier Jalaper timepiece, uniquely created... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Jun 2021

Arnold & Son CEO Bertrand Savary shares the quintessentially British design ethos driving the brand’s collectible novelties

Known for its stylish aesthetic and unique dials, Arnold & Son describes itself as a Swiss watchmaker with English roots. The brand’s heritage dates back to 1764, when Cornish watchmaker Joh... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Apr 2021

Chaumet teases new secret watch inspired by the L’Épi de Blé jewellery collection

Iconic luxury jeweller and watchmaker Chaumet will in June launch a new watch design inspired by the brand's iconic L’Épi de Blé de Chaumet Precious Jewellery collection. ... Read More