Architecture has Frank Gehry, fine arts has Pablo Picasso, and the watch world has Gérald Genta. Easily the greatest watch designer of all time, Swiss native Gérald Genta is behind some of the most iconic watches ever created. He singlehandedly pioneered the luxury sports watch.
If you travel a lot–whether for business or pleasure–a worldtimer watch is a must-have.
To give you a brief history, the world time complication was invented in the 1930s by an independent watchmaker named Cottier, who gave out his design to a number of watch companies, most
After I graduated from college, I took my hard-earned finance degree and put it to good use as an elk hunting guide in Pinedale, Wyoming. My last day as a guide was in 2006, and I never looked back.
Fast forward nearly ten years. A few
In the more than 60 years since IWC first launched its Ingenieur wristwatch, this iconic model has gone through countless upgrades and updates.
From the simple and elegant original Ingenieur of the 1950s to the modern, Gérald Genta look of the 1970s Ingenieur SL, the
Founded by American watchmaker Florentine Ariosto Jones in 1868, the International Watch Company — or IWC, as it’s better known — is one of Switzerland’s most well-known watch manufacturers.
It’s also one of its most different. While most Swiss watch companies located their factories in
Ladies, grab your girls! Men, grab your dudes! Teens, grab your buddies! “G.I. Joe Retaliation” has something for everyone: a start-studded and studly cast, action-packed fights scenes, and iconic action figures. This movie epitomizes classic Americana at its finest, and what better way to do
It's a classy time to be a secret agent on the silver screen when luxury watches are standard apparel. James Bond's OMEGA watch in Skyfall is looking sharp, as is Aaron Cross' watch in The Bourne Legacy, which debuts this Friday, August 10. Aaron Cross sports a