Finding my Jaeger Lecoultre Ultra Thin watch is a work in progress for some years, now. The easy way would be to find a MUT 34 in platinum with its superb grey blue dial or a steel black dial. I am fine with the 34 mm case, the Cal 849 which I really love
The aesthetics of this outstanding line were never exactly my cup of tea, but I have a lot of respect for this collection and some of its past standouts, like the Master Ultra Thin. The incremental improvements made by JLC will hopefully to bring a new ge
The unveiling of a collection, in such conditions, is not an easy exercise. What to do? How the message will be welcomed when most of the people is living such an extraordinary moment, lockdown, fearing for their health and seeing Economy going down in a
Among the guilloché blue enamel dials from 2019, my favorite is the Gyrotourbillon Five, of course, but just after, this MUT Perpetual Calendar. Why? The very nicely balanced dial with the year windows perfectly integrated in the months sub dial. To be co
We have discussed colored dials very often. Blue, of course, Red, sometimes, Green rarely, Grey, lately, but what about Brown? Immediately, when it comes to brown dials, vintage come to mind. Brown because the black dials turned into this color with the "
Say hypothetically, I'm gaining what appears to be "2 minutes" but without a seconds hand I can't be sure, maybe it's just under 2 minutes and let's say it's around 10-14 days. Gaining 100 seconds in say 12 days - averages out to only 8 seconds a day, whi
Some pictures of this Simplicity by Jaeger Lecoultre. I think rose gold works very well with this kind of watch: Not big, 34 mm, thin ( circa 5 mm ), a very nice and elegant case and a sober dial. Pure class, sensuality and romantic. And let's not forget