Posts in Timepieces


What Makes a Watch a Dive Watch?

Diving as an endeavor has combined sport and science since the early 20th century. Before dive computers and advanced technical equipment, the dive watch was a necessary tool of the sport. You might be able to wear your watch in the shower or even the pool this weekend, but there is a huge difference between a waterproof watch and a dive watch.

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Bringing Back Austin Healey: Frederique Constant's New Series

Classic cars and mechanical watches have always been the perfect match for Frederique Constant. Both finished pieces are reliable, precise, and marvels of sophistication for their time. Teaming with the European Healey Club and producing a wristwatch that honors the history and culture of Austin-Healey has been a passion project for Frederique Constant from the start.

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How Are Mother-of-Pearl Watch Dials Made?

A look that never seems to go out of style. A mother-of-pearl watch dial is as elegant as it is simple. A surprise shimmer that tells others, “there’s something special about this watch.” But you’ll never believe the work involved in getting June's birthstone to look so classic and clean.

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What To Give Your Graduate This Year

Graduates - whether waving goodbye to high school and headed to college or finishing their first degree and entering the working world - they need something to commemorate what most would agree are the “best years of their life.”

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