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Month: March 2017

Do watchmakers really take a hands-on approach in today’s world of automation and mass production? Yes! One in particular takes it to the extreme and continues the time-honored craft of building a fantastic handmade luxury watch: Jaeger-LeCoultre. Nestled in the Jura mountains of northwestern Switzerland, there’s a sprawling manufacturing facility that houses all the various artisans… read more

Devices for telling time have been around for thousands of years and the wristwatch has been commonplace for well over 100 years, now. With the hectic pace of life today and the necessity to manage time, it would seem logical that just about everyone would have a watch. That’s not exactly the case, though. Many… read more

Mankind has been cutting diamonds for hundreds of years. In all this time, one would think that we finally have the process down and that diamonds are as good as they are going to get from a brilliance and sparkle standpoint. Not quite. There’s been another leap in the quest for diamonds with the most… read more