Part of the Blancpain Ocean Commitment 2014-2016 in support of marine conservation, Blancpain is introducing the new Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Flyback Chronograph, the first watch with an all-blue ceramic case, bezel insert, crown and push pieces. This colouring is achieved by adding pigments during the ceramic production process, together with a binding agent. It requires using […]

On November 11th, we will take a moment to remember. Remember those that did not hesitate, those that gave everything, those that did not returned. As watch fanatics, we continue our tradition of posting a Remembrance Day Special story showcasing 11 timepieces with a military connection. GRAHAM Chronofighter Oversize Navy SEAL Foundation You better not […]

Manufacture Blancpain sent out a note today, announcing the passing of Captain Robert “Bob” Maloubier at the age of 92. A secret agent of Winston Churchill’s Special Operations Executive during the Second World War, he was parachuted into France with the task to sabotage and spy on Nazi forces. Why would a Swiss watchmaker care […]