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 …
In recent months, numerous watchmakers have introduced models that directly trace their lineage to timepieces created during the 1950s and early 1960s.
The designer's latest watches have been influenced by the founder's fondness for the lucky number 8 as well as his love of architecture and asymmetry.
Many young people have never worn a watch. And while new versions alert them to messages on their smartphones, it’s unknown whether that will give them reason enough to buy one.
Here is a fascinating fact that was shared with us today by ESL of New York City, attributed to an iPhone App called Amazing Facts, about the Big Ben Tower Clock in London. We know all grandfather clock aficionados like us will find this fascinating. Read on! Apparently, this is a clock fact – …
Daylight saving reminds us that one man’s noon is another man’s 11:50.
AD talks with the Manhattan-based architect about the current state of design education—and its influence on New York’s dynamic skyline