A rattrapante features two seconds hands attached to the chronograph module; starting the chronograph triggers both hands to start simultaneously, a second push stops the first second hand while the second continues tracking time, and a third push catches the stopped hand up to the moving hand.
This complication is no easy feat to design, […]
This year in Basel, Jaeger-LeCoultre made big-time waves with its round watches, particularly those with sector dials. A bit under the radar, however, they also made some compelling, subtle updates to its most famous design, the rectangular, swiveling Reverso. Most notable was the Reverso Tribute Moon, a stainless steel version featuring a dual timezone display, […]
Our Watch Fair takes place every year during the Princeton University Alumni Weekend (aka the biggest party in Princeton), so we are partial to the new Gucci collection featuring Princeton’s famous mascot. All tigers aside, this collection is design at its finest from one of the world’s most notable fashion houses.
Gucci’s rebooted Le Marché […]
Following the popularity of the larger Datejust II in the past decade, the Crown-connected brand Tudor, is offering a larger version of it’s pitch-perfect 2016 release, the Black Bay. Now at a larger size that most men will find in line with other modern releases, the Black Bay 41 features the same clean design as […]
Historically, Cartier’s lineup has featured many excellent unisex designs, such as the Tank, Roadster, and Ballon Bleu. But in the last two years, they’ve surprised us by announcing some unequivocally gendered releases. Last year’s successful Cartier Drive was pointed directly at their male audience, and for 2017, they have zeroed in on the ladies with […]
It’s 10 days until 2017 Princeton Watch Fair kicks off and we are counting down the days by sharing the top 10 watches we are looking forward to showing off at this year’s event! Make sure to check back every day to see which watch we are featuring and to share your thoughts and which […]
We all know Rolex has a pristine reputation, but that fact has been proven by the Global RepTrak 100 rankings. According to the Reputation Institute that publishes the list on corporate reputations, Rolex topped the ranking — for the second year in a row.
Interestingly, Rolex was the only watch brand listed on the Top 100 ranking. It […]
In the world of jewelry, and really any business, a certain brand name has become synonymous with certain qualities. Typically, we don’t dive deeper into a brand because inherently we know whether it’s good or bad, whether it’s our style or not, and so on. Today, in honor of International Women’s Day, we are taking […]
Every year we see more and more women breaking into the typically masculine world of luxury timepieces, and it seems luxury brands have noticed and embraced this as well. At this year’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie de Geneve (SIHH), the first of the major fine timepiece showcases of the year, which wrapped up […]
Last week we brought you a story about the annual watch awards known as the Grand Prix de Horlogerie Geneve (GPHG) and showed a few brands we carry that were in the final running. Well, the winners have been announced and we are pleased to bring some of the results to you now. Oh, and […]