Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime 5175 Watch For 175th Brand Anniversary | aBlogtoWatch
Patek Philippe's most complicated watch ever. The $2.6 million Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime 5175 (5175R-001).
A. Lange & Söhne Limited Edition Automatic Timepieces For Watches & Wonders Fair | aBlogtoWatch
In honor of the Watches and Wonders show in Hong Kong, A. Lange & Söhne are premiering two new limited edition pieces. Launching additions to both the Lange 1 and Saxonia family, these new models are not to be missed and offer top tier complications from one of the world's premiere watch manufacturers.
Montblanc 1858 Split Second Chronograph Revives a Classic Minerva Military Watch
Montblanc's modern timepiece collection derives much of its aesthetic character from the historical watches of Minerva — a heralded Swiss producer of chronographs whose ancestral atelier was acquired by Richemont in 2006 and revived as the Montblanc Manufacture. The brand's ...
Milan Design Week: Did you miss 'The Nature of Time' by Grand Seiko?
Among the highlights we have from Milan Design Week 2019, we can definitely point to the return of Grand Seiko to the Italian city.
Fratello Classics: My Top 10 Chronograph Watch Movements; What Are Yours?
A while back, I wrote an article on my top 5 iconic chronograph watches. Some of you readers wondered why Zenith wasn’t in there. Quite simply, it didn't make my personal Top 5. However, I do love the Zenith El Primero movement, and think that its reputation as a great ...
Omega DeVille Chronograph Co-Axial Calibre 9301
In 2012, Omega introduced a slew of very high-profile timepieces tied to major events that it sponsored — the London Olympics; the James Bond film, Skyfall; and Golf's Ryder cup. Largely lost in the hoopla was one of the Swiss brand's most strikingly elegant new releases from ...
Zenith - Defy El Primero 21
Baselworld 2017: Zenith Defy El Primero 21. In the 21st century, Zenith shifts up to ultra-high accuracy with the Defy El Primero 21 which displays hundredths of a second by means of a central hand and beats at a frequency of 50 Hz, making it ten times faster and more accurate than its predecessor. The Zenith Defy El Primero 21 comes in three variations: in titanium with a silver-toned dial with black counters (ref. 95.9001.9004/01.R582), in titanium with an openworked dial (ref…
Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon Watch 318.104.22.168.01.003 | OMEGA US®
Emblematic of OMEGA’s bold style, forward‑thinking innovation and adventurous spirit, this ceramic OMEGA Speedmaster "Dark Side of the Moon" represents a sleek and sporty new addition to the iconic collection. This unique timepiece features a black zirconium oxide ceramic dial with striking 18K white gold "Moonwatch"‑style hands and two ceramic subdials at 3 and 9 o'clock. A matt chromium nitride tachymeter scale ‑ among the most identifiable design features of the Speedmaster ‑ stands out…
The Curious Case of the Column Wheel Valjoux 7750 Variants - Grail Watch
I first discovered the world of column wheel 7750 variants while looking at a Longines Heritage Chronograph. The movement looked vaguely familiar to me, yet I couldn't place it. A bit of research revealed it to be something really special: A column wheel variant of the Valjoux 7753 built by ETA for their Valgranges line. Then I stumbled on the fact that Omega also got a version of this ETA Valgranges A08.L01 movement with a Co-Axial escapement.
Chopard L.U.C XPS Poinçon de Genève Watch Has Personality | aBlogtoWatch
When you create a limited edition watch of just 25 pieces in platinum you are basically creating a perfect "my timepiece is still cooler than your's" watch. Chopard's L.U.C XPS is a simple dress watch, but it is one of my favs, and in addition to having a sexy design it has a lot of horological bragging rights.
Moonwatch Professional Speedmaster Steel Chronograph Watch 322.214.171.124.01.005 | OMEGA US®
The OMEGA Speedmaster is one of OMEGA’s most iconic timepieces. Having been a part of all six lunar missions, the legendary Speedmaster is an impressive representation of the brand’s adventurous pioneering spirit.This OMEGA Speedmaster Professional “Moonwatch” features a black dial covered by a hesalite crystal and graced by a small seconds sub‑dial, 30‑minute recorder and 12‑hour recorder along with a central chronograph hand. The black bezel, with its tachymetric scale, is mounted on a…