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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
Pennsylvania's Pequea Silver Mines
Lancaster County’s Hub of Geological History and Modern Recreation
A pilot's reckoning
Low clouds, drizzle, poor visibility—and impatience
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, becomes an unlikely getaway for food and culture.
Natural dyes are at the heart of ColourWork's ethos. Penny Batchelor speaks to Ginette MacDonald about her Lancaster-based yarn-dyeing business
SHAME OF THRONES
Snow joke as viewers say TV drama hero was real
School run streets shut in safety trial
ROADS outside six Plymouth primary schools will be closing to traffic during pick-up and drop-off times in a series of one-day trials to improve safety and encourage active travel.
Council announces play park improvements
TEN play parks across Plymouth are set for upgrades between now and next spring.
COVID BLITZED GREEN SHOOTS
COVID has put Lancaster’s successful high street under the cosh.
The Yellow Room
NANCY LANCASTER and John Fowler were a fractious pairing, ‘the most unhappy unmarried couple in England,’ as Lancaster’s aunt Nancy Astor put it, but their imaginative dynamic brought spectacular results.
CHARLES AND CAMILLA'S STARRY NIGHT
PRINCE CHARLES AND HIS WIFE THE DUCHESS OF CORNWALL HELD A GALA CHARITY EVENT IN LONDON LAST WEEK AHEAD OF THEIR TOUR OF DEVON AND CORNWALL