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“Engineered sculpture”: Geoffrey Roth Brings New Materials to Watchmaking in the American Southwest

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At some point, whether through creative design or unique production methods, a watch becomes more …
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Watches in Space: We Asked Three Astronauts What Watches They’ll Bring with Them to the ISS

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When an American, an Italian and a Russian are launched to the International Space Station this spring, they’ll be carrying with them some of our …
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Interview: Paulo Fanton’s A-13A Pilot Watch

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Almost everyone loves a pilot watch. There’s a purity of function to them–clean lines, simplicity, ease of use and, let’s face it, a bit of …
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A.M. Cook Wristwatch: Building American Watchmaking from the Ground Up

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The face of American watchmaking is not a large company. It is small groups of men and women building watches in machine shops, garages and …
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A Restoration Story: Breathing New Life Into a $45 Timex “Roulette”

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Timex, oftentimes one of the most overlooked brands in watchmaking, has a long and storied history, forever intertwined with the East Coast’s Industrial Revolution that …
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Amidst Industry Slump, Swatch Group/ETA Looks To Reopen Supply of Movements

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There’s no denying that the Swiss watch industry is experiencing a downturn right now. Exports from Switzerland fell in 2016, down 16.1 percent in June …
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Dennison Watches: Birmingham Revival in Knightsbridge

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Unless one has a penchant for gold-plated Lamborghinis and tiny dogs on jeweled leashes, one does not usually frequent London’s Knightsbridge. Sure, there are a …
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10-Days and 2-Timezones: Oris Introduces the Calibre 112

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One of the greatest stories in the past few years is the resurgence of Oris. The brand’s been on fire lately, releasing a string of …
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Interview with Nadim Elgarhy of Makara, Helgray and Rossling & Co.

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The devil is in the details for Nadim Elgarhy, who has been creating his own …