Moritz Grossmann’s Tefnut Twist Nominated for GPHG

Moritz Grossmann’s Tefnut Twist Nominated for GPHG

September 11, 2018
Congratulations to Moritz Grossmann for having its Tefnut Twist nominated for this year's Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG). The Tefnut Twist with the Grossmann strap winder makes it possible to wind the watch in no time. Grossmann's watchmakers fulfilled a long-standing wish when they created the new winding mechanism for the Tefnut. The quest for a robust alternative to...
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GPHG Announces Nominees for Annual Horological Awards

GPHG Announces Nominees for Annual Horological Awards

September 4, 2018
The jury of the 18th Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) has announced the official pre-selection for this year’s horological award show. The 72 pre-selected watches, divided into 12 categories, are competing to win one of the 16 prizes that will salute the year’s finest watch creations, including the prestigious Aiguille d’Or Grand Prix. This 18th edition of the GPHG...
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Executive Tourbillon Free Wheel

Executive Tourbillon Free Wheel

August 30, 2018
Free-floating components under space-age crystal: Ulysse Nardin’s most spectacular innovation to date literally turns watchmaking upside down. In sumptuous white or rose gold, with a brand-new movement that seems to defy gravity and a startlingly innovative box-domed sapphire that took months to research and develop, the Executive Tourbillon Free Wheel soars high above all expectations of what contemporary watchmaking craft...
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Transforming Time with Grant

Transforming Time with Grant

August 29, 2018
MB&F and L’Epée 1839 present Grant, a triple-tracked, Mad-Max-cross-Transformer robot clock on a mission. In today’s fast-paced, always-on, 24/7 world, we are under constant bombardment from time: seconds race by; there is never enough; everyone wants more; and it keeps getting faster and faster. The nearest hour was once precise enough; now the world’s most accurate clocks are better than...
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Hourstriker Classic Samurai

Hourstriker Classic Samurai

August 20, 2018
Ulysse Nardin presents its new Hourstriker Classic Samurai, a strong symbolic tribute to Japanese culture. “Samurai” comes from the word “saburai,” which means to serve or stand by an important person. Since the 8th century, this word has referred to “warriors in the service of the nobility.” But rather than soldiers or mercenaries, the samurai were fighters who dedicated their...
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FiftySix Collection

FiftySix Collection

August 18, 2018
Geneva’s oldest watch manufacture still in operation, 263 years after its creation in 1755, Vacheron Constantin holds a special place in the heart of initiates and collectors. The maison is heralding a new chapter in its history with its FiftySix collection. It represents an important new step as this original line, inspired by a historical Vacheron Constantin watch dating from...
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