Here is a one-of-a-kind Breguet pilot watch that has been made for the Only Watch 2015 auction event that will take place in Geneva this November. For Only Watch 2015, Breguet has produced this platinum-cased, vintage-inspired version of one of my favorite pilot watches, the…
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Just recently, a book about an important historical pocket watch was released by John Biggs. Now, (cue Troy McLure voiceover) you may know Biggs from the HourTime podcast or his writing at TechCrunch and WristWatchReview. What you may not know is that he is…
‘Marie Antoinette’s Watch’ By John Biggs: Book Review And Interview

Hi, I'm John Biggs, East Coast Editor of TechCrunch, Ariel's partner on the HourTime Show, and owner of WristWatchReview.com. I'd like to share a chapter from my new book Marie Antoinette's Watch (now available in e-book and paperback) with you. It's one of the greatest…
From John Biggs’ New Book On The Mysterious Breguet Marie Antoinette Pocketwatch & Giveaway

At BaselWorld 2014, Breguet revealed two extremely complicated "halo-pieces," humbly titled the Breguet Classique Complications 3795 and 3797, each featuring a tourbillon, perpetual calendar, and, in the case of the former reference, an extensively and exquisitely skeletonized movement and dial. We went hands-on with both…
Breguet Classique Complications 3795 & 3797 Tourbillon Perpetual Skeletonized Watches Hands-On

Designing a watch of any kind is an extremely complex and demanding challenge – and that should come as no surprise – however, creating a piece that is intended to embrace hundreds of years of heritage while also working well aesthetically and technically in a…
Breguet Tradition 7097 Automatique Seconde Rétrograde To Debut At Baselworld 2015

Gold watches represent wealth and status, and in a sense, it has always been that way. Having said that, watch makers used gold as a case material for very practical reasons in a historical sense. Gold as a metal has some interesting properties, from being…
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