Grandfather clocks

Inspiration for Special Timepiece in a Wreck

09.24.11

A nautical restoration has become the inspiration for an unusual timepiece.

A Party for Vacheron Constantin — Nocturnalist

09.24.11

We try on a $905,000 timepiece at a party for the Swiss watchmaker Vacheron Constantin’s first American shop.

Watch Designer Applies His Design Instincts to Yachts

09.24.11

The watchmaker Jean-François Ruchonnet and the yacht designer Jean-Jacques Coste showed off a newly designed supersize yacht at the Monaco Yacht Showboat show this week.

Luxury, for a Cause

09.24.11

Every two years, some of the most renowned luxury watchmaking brands come together for a good cause: a charity auction of unique pieces sold to benefit medical research into Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Marking the Time and Passing It by Gambling

09.24.11

Cards, dice and roulette inspire luxury watch designs that also let wearers play the games.

Royalty Have for Centuries Been the Watch Industry’s Most Eager Clients

09.24.11

Prior to the Industrial Revolution, royal patronage was the chief force behind the watch trade's technical and aesthetic innovation, and royal families have ever since been a reliable source of income for the industry..
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