The tourbillion, invented by Abraham-Louis Breguet in 1801, is a mechanical system which houses escapement fittings and the regulator in a rotating cage. As well as turning on itself alongside the lever, balance wheel and spring, it also spins around the seconds wheel. The carrousel,...

Ganesh, the god of wisdom, intelligence and knowledge, is one of the most worshipped deities. The warmth of the god sitting with one leg over the other, four arms and an elephant’s head inspires both respect and emotion. The sculpted green effigy of Ganesh takes...

Jehan-Jacques Blancpain opened a watch studio in his home village of Villeret (Bernese Jura) in 1753. The brand’s studio became a production facility in Brassus in the heart of the Joux Valley. Blancpain continues to pay tribute to its roots and the history of traditional...

The ever delicate and fleeting rose in all its pastel glory and symbolic love blossoms on the iridescent white mother-of-pearl dial on this limited edition watch (14 available) in ever-lasting love. The painstakingly beautiful bloom is made of mother-of-pearl petal marquetry dyed pink which bursts...

Milos Pavlovic and Edoardo Piscopo named PRO Class Champions of Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo World Final in Sepang, Kevin Conway –Lawson Aschenbach claim PRO-AM Class, Jack Rattenbury unrivaled in AM Class. This was a weekend to remember for the team from Bonaldi Motorsport made up of...

Blancpain is continuing its commitment to protect the world’s oceans by supporting the National Geographic Society’s “Pristine Seas” project for a 4th consecutive year. The aim of this initiative is to guarantee the conservation of flora and fauna in marine areas and by donating 250,000...

Long before the electronic blood pressure monitor or modern "heart rate" watches were invented, doctors and nurses measured their patients’ heart rate using their fingers and a watch equipped with a pulsometer ideally. The pulsometer scale along the dial usually went up to 30 to...