Breguet overcoil, tourbillon, popularizing Breguet numerals, popularizing the use of enamel dials (check out his watches for Turkish collectors), popularizing guilloche for watch dials, popularizing blued steel hands, his natural escapement which led to m
Anyway, I disagree that MB&F should be part of any holy trinity or Top 5. Why I say that was that I was on a zoom call with Max Busser a few months back and when I asked him about the accuracy of his watches, he stated that they were about +8 -2 secon
is not one that just makes beautiful watches but also a wearable watch. Greubel Forsey makes some beautifully finished watches with amazing accuracy and are highly complicated. But how many of us can wear one on our wrist without the watch looking bulky.
a wonderful, welcoming community. I have been a member for many years and took awhile to reach that number of posts. Many of you are far more prolific with posting and I thank you for that also. I benefit by being able to read about and see your watches a
I would take just one watch and it would be a toss between the Greubel Forsey Signature One and a Patek Philippe MInute Repeater World Timer The Signature 1 - Greubel Forsey’s most wearable watch. Immaculately finished The Patek 5531R - a sublime dial
Moderator Patrick_y is in Geneva to cover the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Geneve, the Oscars of the Watchmaking Profession. This was an unprecedented year; the first time a Chinese watchmaker was awarded a prize, the first year resumption of the award even
To understand why there were ONLY 8 Alpine Eagle 8F made for Art in Time in Monte Carlo you would have to understand the history of the boutique and who it belongs to. KF Scheufele owns the boutique Art in Time in MC and my buddy is the director. The bout