The Bulgari Octo: Master Watchmakers

An interview with the team behind the watch's classic, yet forward-thinking design

Impressed by the stunning, geometric design of the Bulgari Octo, we’ve taken time to explore its inspirations and shed light on a watch that steps beyond the traditional. To bolster our knowledge of the timeless architectural structure applied to the timepiece, we spoke with some of Bulgari’s watch experts for further insight. With their depth of knowledge and their deeper understanding of the watch’s influence …

SIHH 2014: Watches with Visible Movements

A look at the artistry of mechanical watch movements

Among the many magnificent watches we had the opportunity to preview at this year’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) in Geneva, more than a few incorporated visibility into their movements and complications. From skeletons to just a peek, watches that offer a view to their heart are fascinating. Beyond just showcasing jewels, an exposed movement or tourbillon reveals the miniature mechanical universe behind …