September 24, 2011

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

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..
September 24, 2011

A Party for Vacheron Constantin — Nocturnalist

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