Armin Strom’s Skeleton Pure Water was recognized for excellence in product design in the 2015 Red Dot Design Award international competition. Part of the limited edition Skeleton Pure collection, introduced in 2014 is the result of Armin Strom’s effort to create a modern skeleton piece that would eliminates anything extraneous from the bare caliber and […]

It is the second consecutive year that Sylvain Dolla, the CEO of Hamilton would do a North American tour, presenting their upcoming collection of men’s and ladies’ watches that are officially launched at Baselworld. This year, I had the pleasure to be invited to this special event, to go trough all the new Hamilton watches […]

Inspired by its iconic model, the BR-01, with the BR-X1, Bell & Ross is getting into a new territory, that of skeleton watches. Keeping the same square aviation instrument shape, the limited edition BR-X1 is a tribute to the Bell X-1, the first American experimental rocket plane to break the sound barrier. With the chronometer function […]

Ulysse Nardin is presenting their latest creation, the Blue Cruiser, a spectacular flying “Carrousel-Tourbillon” with Dual Ulysse escapement in silicon. Stripped off its dial and hands, the Blue Cruiser is designed so that the movement revolves on itself. The rotating lower bridge indicates the hours, while the upper bridge, shaped like an anchor, shows the […]