Topic: Baselworld 2014

Our coverage of pre-Basel watch announcements, Baselworld 2014 (March 27 to April 3, 2014), plus follow-up articles about the watches at the world’s largest watch show, as we write them.

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For 2014, Blancpain released an interesting new tourbillon piece, known as the Villeret Tourbillon Volant Une Minute 12 Jours timepiece, which I now present to you hands-on here. This is also a good time to mention that at the outset of Baselworld 2014, the aBlogtoWatch…
Blancpain Villeret Tourbillon Volant Une Minute 12 Jours Watch Hands-On

In 2014, Frederique Constant watches celebrated the 10th anniversary of their first in-house made movement. They have gone on to create an assortment of new in-house made movements, many of which build and improve upon one another. Inspired by some of their first in-house made…
Frédérique Constant Manufacture Heart Beat FC-945 Watch Hands-On

My love of aventurine inspired me to write about this particular limited edition version of the Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Tourbillon - which unsurprisingly is known as the Grande Seconde Tourbillon Aventurine ref. J013014270 (a name you'll see in a moment is a bit ironic).…
Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Tourbillon Aventurine Watch Hands-On

For 2014, the boutique watch company Ateliers DeMonaco releases their new newest model, the Tourbillon Oculus Petite Minute watch, with a version in 18k rose gold and one in 18k white gold - each has titanium in the case as well. It also represents one…
Ateliers DeMonaco Tourbillon “Xtreme Precision” Oculus Petite Minute Watch Hands-On