The Groundbreaking Kalpa Chronor

The Groundbreaking Kalpa Chronor

February 16, 2018
The Kalpa watch has been a symbol of Parmigiani Fleurier since its creation in 2001. The latest version carefully reinterprets the original design features, and each Kalpa is now fitted exclusively with shaped movements, developed in-house. Its hallmark features - the tonneau case, the teardrop lugs and the understated dial with Delta-shaped hands - are the result of careful consideration...
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Cartier Expands Its Fine Watchmaking Universe

Cartier Expands Its Fine Watchmaking Universe

February 14, 2018
Refinement and excess are the creative themes for Cartier Fine Watchmaking this year. The solid structure of the Skeleton movement, tangible and powerful, contrasts with the enigma of the mysterious movement, ethereal and discreet. Transparency and depth intensify the impact of these signature movements at the intersection of craftsmanship techniques. The Mysterious movement, an icon of Cartier Fine Watchmaking, was...
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Deep Dive: Understanding the Urwerk AMC

Deep Dive: Understanding the Urwerk AMC

February 13, 2018
In 1795, Abraham-Louis Breguet wrote an excited letter to his son, in which he described a new type of timekeeper. "I have great pleasure, my friend," the letter read, "in telling you that I have made a very important invention, but about which you must be very discreet, even about the idea. I have invented a means of setting a...
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Game Changer: The Ulysse Nardin Freak Vision

Game Changer: The Ulysse Nardin Freak Vision

February 12, 2018
Meet the unbelievable. Ulysse Nardin breaks molds, challenges conventions and dares you to explore treasures from the ocean. Some birds are not meant to be caged, that's all. This is called freedom and freedom lies in being bold. Join us, eyes on the world, travel through time, and discover the new Freak. Are you ready to believe? Introducing the first...
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The Horological Jellyfish Arrives At Cellini

The Horological Jellyfish Arrives At Cellini

February 7, 2018
After pushing the boundaries of horological exploration by blasting into outer space (HM2, HM3, HM6), launching into the sky (HM4), and powering down the road and around the track (HM5, HMX, HM8), MB&F plunges into the water with Horological Machine N°7, aka HM7 Aquapod. The organic jellyfish-inspired design of HM7 Aquapod is counter-balanced by the very mechanical horology within: a...
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Kari Voutilainen 217QRS

The 217QRS Boasts a Novel Retrograde Date

February 5, 2018
The Voutilainen 217QRS wristwatch perfectly encapsulates the philosophy of Kari Voutilainen. Its elegant and strong mechanism is housed in a stylish and elegant case. The in-house movement inspired by the Vingt-8 is designed, built, fabricated, finished and assembled in its entirety in Voutilainen workshops. The design and philosophy of the movement combine respect for longevity and precision with classical watchmaking...
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