It was the most complex wristwatch so far produced by the Geneva-based brand, boasting 18 functions that can all be set via the crown. After the success of the prototype’s sale at the Only Watch auction (it sold for CHF 1.8 million), F.P. Journe now presents the final version of this masterpiece: the Astronomic Souveraine. It is a grand complication watch in a steel case, with tourbillon and minute repeater.
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The Write Stuff
Multi-generational family-owned Swiss firms are a relative rarity in the world of luxury goods, but among them are Lucerne-based watchmaker Carl F. Bucherer and Genevan writing instrument purveyor Caran d'Ache.
WatchTime New York 2021 wrapped up in October 2021 following three days of new wristwatch presentations, talks, and warm reunions as the global watch community gathered for the first live, in-person WatchTime New York event since 2019.
IWC PILOT'S WATCHES
New chronographs in compact 41-mm stainless steel cases, with green or blue dials and encasing manufacture Caliber 69385, complete the Pilot's Watch collection from this Schaffhausen based brand.
Blancpain enters the rarefied air of aviation-inspired luxury with its Air Command, a revival of a 1950s military model that now joins the manufacture's regular collection. We test-piloted the latest edition with a titanium case and sunburst blue dial.
Christie's Hong Kong Watches Retains Market Leadership in Asia For Three Consecutive Years
Four world auction records were set for references across day and evening auctions.
Passion, Purity And Precision
In 1996, master watchmaker Michel Parmigiani’s dedication to horology resulted in the launch of a new watch brand with a new credo and new aesthetics. The new Tonda PF collection is both an homage to Parmigiani Fleurier’s design aesthetics, and also the maison’s most forward-looking collection to date.
Three Greens for The Red, White, And Blue
Grand Seiko's New U.S.A. Exclusive Editions
IWC Pilot's Watch Squadron Chronographs
RGM Adds New Vintage Inspired Chronograph To Collection
Gray and Gradient
Oris Launches a Fresh-Faced Divers Sixty-Five