Twelve Spectacular New Wristwatches

Complex, eye-catching and cutting-edge timepieces

Be they circles, rectangles or squares, the cases for the 12 watches below contain extraordinary advancements in watchmaking. Each of these selections made their debut during this year’s luxury trade show Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie Genève (SIHH) and they barely scrape the surface of innovation in an industry often thought of as antiquated in comparison to an ever-expanding smartwatch market. This year, the 18 historic …

A Look at the Zenith Defy Classic Range Rover Evoque Special Edition

The three-year-old partnership reignites with the release of the Range Rover Evoque

Zenith and Range Rover—whose collaborative efforts launched with the 2017 Range Rover Velar—have created another commemorative timepiece to embody the celebrated design of Range Rover vehicles. As the third edition of this effort, the first being the Chronomaster El Primero Range Rover Velar, this edition pays homage to the newest Range Rover, the all-new 2020 Evoque. The Zenith Defy Classic takes inspiration from the vehicle’s fewer …

Baselworld 2018: Beyond Brown, Black and Blue

Colorful wristwatches for people in search of something different

When considering the most common colors of a watch dial, the mind undoubtedly goes to black or steel, perhaps blue or maybe an off-white. As for cases and bezels, it’s really silver, gold or black—reflecting the composition material (titanium, gold, carbon, etc). There’s a reason for this. Many watch-wearers, understandably, accessorize with the same piece every day. This means a dynamic color scheme that plays …