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Rulers of the Deep: Blancpain Fifty Fathoms
3 Dec 2018
Rulers of the Deep: Blancpain Fifty Fathoms
Blancpain Fifty Fathoms turns 65 this year. Being the first full-fledged divers in the market, these gorgeous and sturdy timepieces played an important part in popularizing the most demanded watch segment of our era.
Fair and square: The history of Santos de Cartier
28 Nov 2018
Fair and square: The history of Santos de Cartier
Born some 115 years ago, Cartier Santos was destined to become a pioneer in a number of historical achievements: the first wristwatch for men developed from scratch, the first pilot watch, and finally the first watch-legend by Cartier. But their charm is by no means confined to a list of past merits. Sometimes the form and content suit each other so naturally, that they create a truly long-standing example of harmony and pure imagination.