This year, several watchmakers, like those at Richard Mille and Piaget, have been working to slim down their tourbillons.
As the market for luxury watches grows in Asia, companies are proudly offering their own models made entirely in China.
A square wheel mechanism is just one of the attractive but only questionably useful complications that will draw luxury watch collectors to the Baselworld show this month.
Every year, young, avant-garde artists and fashion designers are asked to create their own micro-collection of Swatches, usually three or four models.
Aniceto Jiménez Pita has made a name both for himself and his country with the luxury brand he founded in 2005, Pita Barcelona.
When one thinks about buying one the best types of grandfather clocks available, the term black forest grandfather clocks frequently leaps to mind. The Black Forest region of Germany has for centuries been known as a center for high quality clocks of all kinds, including wall clocks and mantle clocks, but probably best known overall …