The “Calibre 89” is the most complicated watch ever made by Patek Phillipe and this spring, at Sotheby’s Important Watches sale in Geneva, it will go under the hammer. Sotheby’s set the estimated price between CHF 6.5-10 million, but if take into consideration the auction of another famous Patek Philippe, the Henry Graves Supercomplication, that […]

At Basleworld 2017, Longines will present a new edition of the Conquest V.H.P. (Very High Precision), one of their success stories from the 80’s, when quartz was the king. The V.H.P. movement was a major milestone for Longines, a brand that has a long history of using quartz for high-precision timekeeping. In 1954, the brand […]

I once had the misfortune of attending a Breitling-sponsored event only to realize I was the only person there not wearing one. Not mortified, but acutely and increasingly aware of my faux pas, I soon realized that, except for an Exospace or two and a Galactic, the stand-out watch on most people’s wrist was the […]

Today, officials from Omega in the presence of IOC members, political figures and organisers of the PyeongChang Olympic games, have started the countdown to the next Winter Games that will start in exactly one year from today. It is a reminder for us, fans of winter sports, that the PyeongChang 2018 are not far away, […]