November 7, 2014

Hermès Scarves Form Basis for Limited Edition Wristwear

Designs for the carré scarf — drawn from the company’s classic origins as a maker of saddles and other equestrian tackle — are being used for new watch models.
March 28, 2014

A Wrist-Worn Beacon

Breitling is starting to market a wristwatch designed for fliers, sailors and people who practice extreme sports in remote locations.
March 27, 2014

The Attraction for Nautical Folklore in Watch Design

The history of chronometers is incorporated into current wristwatch designs.
November 30, 2013

Watches That Are Close to Your Heart

A couple of new pendant watches have put their own spin on an old idea, combining striking beauty with some degree of improved practicality.
October 23, 2013

A Touch of Glamour Through Timepieces

The objects owned by Hollywood stars, like watches associated with James Dean and Ava Gardner, are still finding a big audience.
October 23, 2013

Wrist Watches: From Battlefield to Fashion Accessory

The evolution of the pocket watch into the wristwatch accelerated during World War I, and the centennial of the war has inspired commemorative pieces.
October 23, 2013

On Trend: Timepieces and Tattoos

Pocket watch motifs are among the new trends in tattoos, and some watchmakers have reversed the idea, with watches that incorporate classic tattoo designs.
September 4, 2013

Watchmakers Take a Spin in Detroit’s Past

Though Detroit has its struggles, its auto history is being celebrated by watchmakers who are using its designs as inspiration for new time pieces.
March 8, 2012

Sherlock Holmes Meets 007: a Pocket Watch With a Phone

The Celsius LeDIX Eternal, retailing for €250,000, or $327,000, is the equivalent of an intricate, 19th-century pocket watch with 625 mechanical parts inside a standard-size flip phone.