Category: GTE 2013

On The Wrist Review: Cabestan Winch Tourbillon Vertical

| January 29, 2013 | Reply

Cabestan Winch Tourbillon Vertical
© 2013 Adam Priscak for WatchAnish and TWL

If you really want to stand out from your peer group and you have money to burn, then maybe it’s time you take a look at the Winch Vertical Tourbillon from Cabestan. Be warned though, at well over a quarter of a million dollars this level of notoriety doesn’t come cheap.

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This Week On The Lounge

| January 21, 2013 | Reply

Romain Gauthier Logical One
© The Watch Lounge 2013

It’s shaping up to be a very exciting week here on the The Watch Lounge. Now, I know what you’re thinking, isn’t every week an exciting week? Well, yes, that is true but you’ll just have to take my word for it that this one is extra special!

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GTE 2013: Laurent Ferrier

| January 16, 2013 | Reply

Laurent Ferrier Galet Classique Tourbillon Double Balance Spring

Going from one extreme to another in our in-depth coverage of the Geneva Time Exhibition we today turn the spotlight on another of my favorite independent watchmakers; Laurent Ferrier. No more than a blip on the horological radar a few short years ago, Ferrier announced their arrival in emphatic form in 2010 with the unveiling of the highly complicated Galet Classique Tourbillon Double Balance Spring. That watch went on to win the Men’s Watch category of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève that year and things just simply haven’t been the same since.

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GTE 2013: Hautlence

| January 14, 2013 | Reply

Hautlence HLRS 01

Today, as we continue our in-depth look at some of the brands that will be exhibiting this year at the Geneva Time Exhibition, we turn our attention to Hautlence.

Whilst from the outside it may seem easy to classify them as another of those ‘just-under-the-radar’ brands that could potentially go either way, closer examination reveals a young-ish brand characterized by a surprisingly colorful past that has paved the way for a no less surprising but far more structured future.

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GTE 2013: Speake-Marin

| January 10, 2013 | Reply

Renaissance Tourbillon Minute-Repeater
The Renaissance Tourbillon Minute-Repeater

As the count-down to the Geneva Time Exhibition gets underway, we take a closer look at one of the big name independent watch-makers who will be exhibiting this year, Peter Speake-Marin. After taking a break from the show last year, the brand will once again use the GTE as a platform to unveil its new creations for 2013.

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