Up-to-the-minute news and announcements about watch brands and the watch industry.

Three Top Timepieces from Bovet 1822 that will Steal Your Heart (including the Bovet Recital 18 Shooting Star)

This January, BOVET1822 once again wowed us with the brand’s technical and aesthetic prowess.  Three incredible new watches were unveiled to the world, and we are at a loss as to designate which is the most prized, as each is worthy of the collector’s full attention. The incredibly complicated Bovet Recital 18 Shooting Star Tourbillon GMT  portrays…

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You Have WHAT in Your Watch? Meet Some Unusual Elements in Time

Your watch has what in it? Not a phrase you hear too often when wearing a timepiece, unless your watch offers an incredible surprise. Yesterday we unveiled the new Armin STrom Cognac watch here — with actual flasks of rare cognac in it. Now, it’s time to take a closer look at some timepieces with…

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Meet a Watch You May Rather Drink than Wear: Armin Strom Manual Cognac

It isn’t every day that watch brands put truly unusual things inside their watches.  In fact, we have written about such oddities before, but now we have a truly rare find: Armin Strom’s Manual Cognac watch houses drops of one of the most rare and old bottles of cognac on the market. The creation comes on…

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President’s Day: Scandal in the White House: 3 Watches Certain Presidents Couldn’t Wear

It’s President’s Day and — as we all know, when there are presidents involved, there is likely to be a little scandal.  When we look back on our nation’s history, we’ve had a few very interesting nuggets of questions be actions. Here we bring you a look at three watches that certain Presidents may not…

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Brace Yourselves: Introducing the New Fully Transparent Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire

For almost a full year,  Jean-Claude Biver, head honcho at Hublot, has been talking about the next great material. He has been hinting at that totally “Transparent” watch  — dangling it in front of watch lovers and journalists like a proverbial carrot.  Well – here it is: Introductng the Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire watch.…

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Behind the Scenes with the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie (prices/pics)

By Gordon Henderson and Roberta Naas Two incredible things happened at the SIHH 201 as it relates to Audemars Piguet. One of them, we will write about soon enough, but the other revolves around the  Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie. Let’s start by saying that “Supersonnerie” is an understatement. I was sitting in a small room,…

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