Moritz Grossmann Hamatic Vintage

The Hamatic Vintage from Moritz Grossmann

August 3, 2020
The Hamatic Vintage draws its kinetic energy from the arm movement of the watch wearer. The movement of the arm continuously deflects a pendulum in the shape of a hammer with a heavy gold hammerhead. This kinetic energy is transferred via the ratchet wheel to the mainspring in the barrel and winds the watch. Inspired by the vintage idea, the...
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Moritz Grossmann Backpage Transparent

Moritz Grossmann’s Revealing Backpage Transparent

August 2, 2020
“It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” Reversing this quote from the celebrated classic The Little Prince by Saint-Exupéry, the Moritz Grossmann Manufacture has mirrored the mechanism of Caliber 107.0 on the dial side of the Backpage Transparent, transforming it into a visual experience for the eye. The...
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Ferdinand Berthoud Chronomètre FB 2RE

Ferdinand Berthoud Teases New Watch

July 29, 2020
Five years on from the launch of the Chronomètre FB 1, to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Ferdinand Berthoud receiving the title of “Watchmaker By Appointment To The French King And The Navy,” the manufacture is presenting a new collection. Featuring a new movement, a new case, and a new design, the Chronomètre FB 2RE will be unveiled on August...
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Naissance d'une Montre Chapter 4

Naissance d’une Montre Explores Handmade Watches

July 28, 2020
Many, if not most, watchmakers today are simply the last in the long chain of specialists required to make a modern watch – assembling, rather than making, prefabricated parts into a working machine. However, complete watchmakers have to be able to calculate, design and make those parts, each requiring different skills. They also need very broad knowledge, ranging from mathematics...
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Ferdinand Berthoud Chronometre

Chronométrie Ferdinand Berthoud Celebrates Five Years

July 20, 2020
Since its notable beginnings five years ago, the manufacture has done its utmost to revive the legacy of the legendary watchmaker whose name it bears. History, rigor, and passion are at the heart of its unique approach to fine watchmaking, whose founding principle is the quest for precision. The date was Tuesday, September 22, 2015; the place, Paris. At the...
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Zenith Defy 21 Carl Cox Edition

DJ Carl Cox Takes Zenith Defy 21 Out for a Spin

July 15, 2020
With respect to exceptional collaborations, Zenith is proud to introduce its newest “Friend of the Brand,” world-renowned DJ and producer Carl Cox. An undisputed living legend in electronic music and specifically “techno,” Carl Cox is credited with bringing his craft to new heights and his unique sound to a global audience. From underground rave parties in the ’80s to main...
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