Category: Breguet

Breguet Classique 7147 & Classique Hora Mundi 5727 Watches

Of the thousands of watches shown at Baselworld, literally nothing looks quite like a Breguet. That is especially so when it comes to the brand’s visually distinct Classique collection which marries the technical complexity of Breguet’s modern movement capability with incredibly ornate, hand-engraved motifs inspired by many of the decorative codes that were once used […]

Breguet: Art & Innovation In Watchmaking Exhibit At Legion Of Honor, San Francisco

Whenever one of the oldest and most esteemed watch brands puts on an exhibit, it’s worth paying attention. Breguet has been producing high-quality timepieces since 1775. Aside from conceiving the tourbillon, Abraham Louis Breguet – the company’s founder – inspired generations of watchmakers. The son of John Arnold, one of the most celebrated English horologists […]

Breguet Tradition 7087 Minute Repeater Tourbillon Watch Hands-On

2015 marked the 10th anniversary of the Breguet Tradition collection, an occasion which the brand chose to commemorate with a singular haymaker of a watch: the Breguet Tradition 7087 Minute Repeater Tourbillon. Though this watch was announced at Baselworld 2015, as we prepare for a fresh salvo of show-season announcements from the 240-year-old company, we revisit […]

Breguet Heritage: Hands-On Look At History, Manufacturing & Watches

Any noteworthy watch company will have excellent watchmakers, designers, engineers, innovators, marketing gurus, and executives in its staff… However, throughout the history of horology there was but one person, who was all of these at the same time: his name is Abraham-Louis Breguet and his heritage is an unrivaled mix of ambition, confidence, entrepreneurial thinking, and […]

Most Men’s Watches Breguet Heritage 5410 Tonneau Watch Hands-On

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While most men’s watches Breguet produces are round, the Breguet Heritage 5410 is a rare exception. The reason most watch cases are round is because designers have the easiest time making round-cased watches look nice. Thus, making a non-round case such as something square, rectangular, otherwise geometric, or tonneau (barrel-shaped) is a special challenge. The […]

23 Highlight Watches You’ll See at WatchTime New York 2016

The wait is nearly over! WatchTime New York, America’s luxury watch show, kicks off tonight at Manhattan’s Gotham Hall and boasts more than 20 luxury watch brands exhibiting their collections, including new models introduced since Baselworld 2016 and rarely seen in the U.S. Scroll down to discover some of the important timepieces that will be […]

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