Tutorials and educational guides and information about watches and how they work, or about what you need to know about a watch.

Orbita Unveils New Watch Winders Perfect For Keeping Your Watch Safely Wound

Orbita watch winders

If you own an automatic watch, that is complex and you hate having to reset it when the power runs out, it’s time to invest in a watch winder, and Orbita — based in North Carolina — has the answer. This company has been making its own watch winders in America since its founding more…

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Hands On With The Revolutionary Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Tradition Minute Repeater Perpetual

Just last month, I had the opportunity to go hands on with the newest Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Tradition Minute Repeater Perpetual calendar watch that the brand unveiled to the world today.  Not only did I get to see and touch the watch, but also I was the first person (outside of the watchmakers) to put…

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Christophe Claret Introduces $238,000 Angelico Tourbillon Watch

Christophe Claret Angelico watch

This year marks the 10th anniversary of independent eponymous brand, Christophe Claret (and the 30th anniversary of the Manufacture). A master at repeaters and chiming watches, and of very particular complications, Claret knew he wanted to create something special for this occasion. The Angelico Tourbillon watch with long detent escapement and cable-fusee transmission system is…

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Hands On With The Bulgari Octo Finissimo Chronograph Record-Setting Watch

Bulgari Octo Finissimo Automatic Chronograph,

Setting another world record this year, Bulgari unveiled the world’s thinnest automatic chronograph during the recent  Baselworld 2019 exhibit. Recent I had a chance to go hands-on with this watch, and I must say it is impressively thin. Bulgari Sets New World Record with Octo Finissimo Chronograph at Baselworld 2019 BULGARI The new Octo Finissimo…

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Rizzoli Unveils Sea Time: Watches Inspired By Sailing, Yachting And Diving

Sea Time: Watches Inspired by Sailing, Yachting and Diving

Part of a trilogy series of books about watches conceived of by Aaron Sigmond, the newest  SEA TIME  book —  will launch on  May 16 in New York, with the  book going on sale May 28 — although advance sale orders are already being taken on both Amazon and  barnesandnoble.com. SEA TIME is about watches inspired by…

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Earth Day: H. Moser & Cie. Honors Our Planet With The Nature Watch

Typical of H. Moser & Cie, the independent Swiss brand regularly creates some statement-making timepiece that demonstrates its ability to think outside the box. In the past, we have witnessed the Swiss Alps watch that was a statement about Smart watches, the Swiss  Mad Watch with a case made of Swiss cheese watch that makes…

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