The Maison Cartier announces several new editions for the next September, from the most important such as the Tank Louis, to the more accessible, like the new Tank Must versions, including one offering an innovative solar-winding mechanism, and eco-friendly straps.
In a long-awaited collaboration, French avant-garde watchmakers Alain Silberstein and Philippe Lebru have introduced the limited-edition Kontwaz Bauhaus 2, presented by visionary watch brand MB&F, an imaginative fusion of Alain’s bold Bauhaus-inspired design and Philippe’s award-winning pendulum movement. We spoke with the pair about the exciting piece, their collaborative process, and their thoughts on the current state of watchmaking.
With the new OMEGA Seamaster Aqua Terra Tokyo 2020, the Swiss brand is once again striving for gold. Presented by none other than 28-time medallist Michael Phelps.
Two major firsts debut with the 2021 Tudor Black Bay Fifty-Eight 18k: the first Tudor watch with a case crafted from solid 18ct yellow gold combined with a so-called open case back.
The appeal of the Vacheron Constantin Overseas Tourbillon comes from its fantastic combination of a sporty case and bracelet design, placed over a microscopic world of mechanical perfection.
A more compact, 41-millimetre case diameter shows a new, albeit deeply likeable face of the IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph.
Rolex has mastered the art of watch dial manufacturing in-house, as examplified by the new meteorite dial option for the 18ct gold variations of the Rolex Daytona.
At its proprietary Chêne-Bourg facility, every aspect of gem-setting is practiced at the highest level by Rolex: the new Lady-Datejust for 2021 is the latest high jewellery timepiece of the Crown to enforce this fact.
The Rolex Explorer II received nuanced, yet all-encompassing updates for 2021, including updates to the case and bracelet proportions, as well as a new-generation movement.
On the outside, the new OMEGA Seamaster 300 stays true to its origins, while on the inside its OMEGA Co-Axial Master Chronometer Calibre 8912 caliber is at the cutting edge of modern watchmaking innovation.