Arnold & Son Releases Thinnest Tourbillon at BaselWorld 2013

We have written about Arnold & Son before, but now the brand elevates its watchmaking to an all new level with the unveiling of the UTTE —  the thinnest tourbillon watch on the market today – with the final cased watch measuring a mere 8.34 mm thick. The new UTTE (referencing the Ultra-Thin Tourbillon Escapement)…

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Rado Releases the HyperChrome Court Collection

With its involvement in tennis and its recent pick up of winning player Andy Murray as an ambassador – whom we interviewed here  — Rado is right on point with its HyperChrome Court Collection of watches.  The new line is inspired by the three surfaces on watch professional tennis is played: hard, grass and clay…

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Watch Exhibitions — Let the Show Begin — BaselWorld 2013

Well show season came around fast in the watch world, even though this year’s BaselWorld is substantially later than in previous years. It is later because the exhibition halls were all being rebuilt, and redesigned –complete with incredibly exciting new exhibition booths from many of the top watch brands. With BaselWorld being the single largest…

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Top Horological Delights: MB&F Unveils HM3 Megawind

We write about them often – MB&F – or Max Busser and friends. Not too long ago we introduced the HM 4 here. Now, just before BaselWorld, we bring you the re-engineered HM3 (the brand’s best-selling watch ever –that was originally designed by Jean-Marc Wiederrecht) in the form of the HM3 Megawind. The new HM3…

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Introducing Cinema on the Wrist – the Powerful New Russian-Made watch by Konstantin Chaykin

We don’t often cover the world of Russian made watches, but today we do – because one top watchmaker brings Cinema to the wrist. Konstantin Chaykin – known for his incredible pieces – unveils the Cinema watch – that – with the push of a button at 9:00 — features an animated depiction of man…

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Complicated Watches: Harry Winston’s Histoire de Tourbillon 4

This year marks the fourth year that the esteemed Harry Winston brand releases the Histoire de Tourbillon – this time the Histoire de Tourbillon 4 — one of the most complex mechanical timekeepers. The watch boasts a triple-axis tourbillon design to ensure that the tourbillon escapement is always in a different position and, hence, offering…

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