The URWERK UR-105M

April 24, 2014 | URWERK

The URWERK UR-105M

URWERK has just announced a new entry-level timepiece — the UR-105M — which is available in two versions: the “Iron Knight” and the “Black Knight.” The first has a titanium case and steel bezel, and the second has a titanium case and black AITin-treated (aluminium titanium nitride) steel bezel. The case of the UR-105M is titanium, and is reinforced by steel. A darkened oversized crown at 12 o’clock controls the winding and time setting.


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Introducing the NOMOS Glashütte Metro

April 23, 2014 | Baselworld, Hands-On, NOMOS Glashütte

Introducing the NOMOS Glashütte Metro

NOMOS Glashütte, the German watch brand known for their accessibly priced in-house caliber equipped timepieces — has seriously upped their watchmaking prowess with the introduction of an all new movement featuring their own regulating system. The Metro, which launched in Baselworld last month, is the first timepiece with the new system.


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A look at the Montblanc Meisterstück collection

April 22, 2014 | Lifestyle, Montblanc

A look at the Montblanc Meisterstück collection

Earlier this month, to celebrate 90 years of the Meisterstück pen — which first appeared in Hamburg, Germany in 1924 — Montblanc put together a special exhibition in New York City. The exhibit consisted of seven special edition Meisterstück 90th Anniversary pens, as well as watches, leather goods and accessories from the current Meisterstück collection.


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Introducing the Tissot T-Race Aluminum and T-Touch Expert Solar

April 21, 2014 | Baselworld, Tissot

Introducing the Tissot T-Race Aluminum and T-Touch Expert Solar

At Baselworld, Tissot unveiled two new T-Touch collections: the T-Race Aluminum and the T-Touch Expert Solar. The first, is an aluminum version of the T-Race and the second is an all new solar powered T-Touch.


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Introducing the Chopard L.U.C. 8HF Power Control Black Ceramic

April 20, 2014 | Baselworld, Chopard

Introducing the Chopard L.U.C. 8HF Power Control Black Ceramic

Chopard first unveiled their 8Hz ultra-high beat wristwatch, powered by in-house L.U.C caliber 01.06-L — at Baselworld 2012. This year they revealed a new version with the same case dimensions, but in matte black ceramic instead of titanium, and powered by all an new movement (caliber 01.09-L), which is based on the original but with a new power reserve function added.


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Hands-On with the Breguet Classique Tourbillon Extra-Thin Automatic 5377 in Platinum

April 19, 2014 | Baselworld, Breguet

Hands-On with the Breguet Classique Tourbillon Extra-Thin Automatic 5377 in Platinum

In 2013, Breguet introduced the 5377 Classique Tourbillon Extra-Thin, the world’s thinnest tourbillon. It was initially only shown to the press in rose gold, even though at the time it was revealed that it would eventually be available in both rose gold and platinum. And so, while this is not a new release per se — this is the first time the platinum model has been exhibited.


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