Just because it’s called a “diving watch” and meets the requirements of the ISO6425 standard, doesn’t mean it’s thick and heavy. The proof? The 11mm thick Calibre Diver de Cartier is not only slim and sophisticated but also has all the required assets for use in deep water: waterproof (up to 300m), readable (Super LumiNova features on the dial) and reliable (unidirectional rotating bezel and screw-down crown).
Omega has designed a watch inspired by the Apollo 11 mission modules to celebrate the 45th anniversary of man’s first steps on the moon (there were actually two of them: Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin) and the Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch’s new status as an icon.
The first ever regatta watch for Richard Mille; the first rush of adrenalin for sailors! In addition to its hour, minute and small second at 3 o’ clock, large date display at 12 o’ clock, month indicator at 4.30 and flyback chronograph (with central second hand, counter and timer at 9 o’ clock and hour counter at 6 o’ clock), this RM 60-01 also enables wearers to get their bearings whilst at sea.
We spend our lives together so why shouldn’t our wristwear reflect our perfect pairing? It goes without saying for the family-run Geneva-based brand Raymond Weil so they’ve designed two versions of the Freelancer model: a large, classic men’s watch and a small yet stunning piece for women.
Once again, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s creativity and watchmaking expertise have set it apart this year with a spectacular new limited edition watch (500 available): Master Compressor Chronograph Ceramic. The versatile watch brings the hour/minute, date, chronograph and GMT functions together in a single case with a day/night indicator powered by the 757 calibre designed and made at the Le Brassus factory.
Once again, Jaeger-LeCoultre’s creativity and watchmaking expertise have set it apart this year with a spectacular new limited edition watch (500 available): Master Compressor Chronograph Ceramic.
One week after the start of the Blancpain Endurance Series in Monza, the Blancpain Sprint Series kicks off on the French track of Nogaro, at Easter weekend.
What a champion Piaget! The Geneva-Neuchâtel manufacture has managed to create a timepiece that is even slimmer than an extra-slim, referred to as ultra-slim… To such an extent that it can declare urbi et orbi that its 38 mm Altiplano 900P model, that is only 3.65 mm thick, is nothing less than the “slimmest mechanical watch of all time”.