dual time zone watches

Dior’s Christal Huit – An Art Deco World Timer Watch

Dior’s Christal Huit – An Art Deco World Timer Watch

Christian Dior has been making remarkable strides in watchmaking over the past several years. The year 2009 marked the beginning of a collaboration with movement designers Franck Orny and Johnny Girardin, resulting in the Christal Mysterieuse. The Chrystal Mysterieuse fascinated the watch world with its six layered crystal plates that…
The Ernst Benz Chronoflite World Timer Watch – An Untraditional Take on a World Time Zone Watch

The Ernst Benz Chronoflite World Timer Watch – An Untraditional Take on a World Time Zone Watch

Ernst Benz was a pioneer in the world of aviation who designed aircraft instrument chronographs. ┬áThe Benz Micro Aircraft Chronograph, that he designed in the 1960’s, became standard equipment on most of the light to mid weight aircraft of its time and beyond. The Ernst Benz watches stay faithful to…
Ralph Lauren and his Watch Collection – An Impressive New Player in the Field

Ralph Lauren and his Watch Collection – An Impressive New Player in the Field

It’s not easy to be a start up in the watch world, full of 100-plus year old manufactures. The Swiss have a virtual lock on fine watchmaking, and Ralph Lauren wisely launched his new haute horologerie collection in a partnership with the Richemont group. This is not to say that…