Horology

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 | 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 | 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 | 07 Jan 2022

Vacheron Constantin launches Les Cabinotiers Grande Complication Bacchus

Vacheron Constantin has announced the release of a stunning new one-off model dubbed the Les Cabinotiers Grande Complication Bacchus. This double-sided wristwatch comprises 16 complicat... 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 | 16 Oct 2021

Facing the odds: the history of Bond and Omega

Bond. James Bond. A name synonymous with suave style and fearless action since Dr. No first hit our screens in 1962. This October, the 25th instalment of the world’s longest runni... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Oct 2021

Chopard releases all new Mille Miglia Bamford Edition to celebrate the classic car rally

Haute jewellery and watch brand Chopard has partnered with Bamford Watch Department to create a special limited-edition of its Mille Miglia Classic Chronograph. Limited to just 33 timepieces, the spor... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Sep 2021

A. Lange & Söhne to award special one-off timepiece to Concorso d'Eleganza prize winner

A. Lange & Söhne has announced that a special edition of its 1815 Cronograph will serve as the award for the owner of the most attractive car at this year's edition ... Read More

By Tempus | 13 Sep 2021

Bucherer launches new BLUE timepieces

Swiss watch retailer Bucherer has announced a series of new additions to its BLUE collection, including collaborations with selected partners to create intriguing new pieces.  Since 201... 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 | 23 Apr 2021

TAG Heuer unveils Monaco Green Dial modern to commemorate Grand Prix Historique

TAG Heuer has announced the unveiling of a new edition of its Monaco chronograph in honour of the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique 2021, the biennial vintage motoring event. The wat... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Apr 2021

Panerai launches the Luminor Chrono Goldtech Blu Notte

After a hectic but fascinating back-to-back edition of Watches & Wonders, the world's most prestigious timepiece showcase, Panerai rounded up their roster of new offerings with the gorgeo... Read More

By Tempus | 13 Apr 2021

Watches & Wonders 2021: the best timepieces from the Geneva watch show

Watches & Wonders, the extravagant watch showcase formerly known as SIHH, drew to a close on Tuesday after an action-packed five-day extravaganza which saw some of the most spectacular design... Read More

By Tempus | 03 Apr 2021

Hublot’s Big Bang One-Click 33mm model brings efficiency to luxury

Iconic watch manufacturer Hublot has announced the launch of the Big Bang One Click 33mm, a fabulous new model with a patented "One Click" strap design that allows the watch t... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Mar 2021

Omega CEO Raynald Aeschlimann unveils 2021 novelties in the Swiss watch brand’s exclusive webcast – with a little help from George Clooney

Omega president and CEO Raynald Aeschlimann unveiled the Swiss watch brand’s 2021 novelties in an exclusive online website on 23 March. Introducing five new collections – each timepiece sh... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 22 Feb 2021

Taking flight: the tourbillon celebrates its 220th birthday

When it comes to modern haute horology, the tourbillon, which turns 220 years old this year, has long been more desirable for its beauty than for its practical uses. The first patented tourbillon... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Feb 2021

Hermès launches new titanium versions of its ultra-thin model

Iconic Parisien watchmaker Hermès has launched two new variants of its Slim d’Hermès Quantieme Perpetual model, incorporating multiple precious metals into the desig... Read More