SWITCH TO LATIN TIME Franck Dubarry is sparking a revolution with its blend of two Latin American art trends on its GMT dials. Franck Dubarry drew inspiration from Latin America to design its Revolution GMT, specifically Argentina and Mexico’s fileteado and calaveras. Fileteado argentino is a late...

CELEBRATING ITS 20TH WITH A TRIP The Chopard factory in Fleurier is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a steel model for stylish globetrotters. 1996 saw visionary co-president Karl-Friedrich Scheufele open Chopard’s new factory in Fleurier in the Jura municipality of Val-de-Travers. Its foundation brought a new watch...

Alpiner 4 Automatic GMT Business Timer; time without borders The Geneva canton-based brand has added a model with a 24-hour GMT function to its winter sports collection Alpina unveiled its “4” concept in 1938 with the four features the brand believes any sports watch should have: antimagnetic,...

Breitling's icon turns blue for the happy few The watch brand specialising in pilot’s watches has brought out a bright blue limited edition of its famous timepiece. Aurora may sound poetic but it’s actually inspired by a stealth reconnaissance plane produced by the US in the 1980s....

Introducing the Louis Vuitton Voyager GMT A capital V, the symbol of Parisian brand Louis Vuitton, lies in the heart of the new Voyager GMT dial. The silver, steel grey or rose gold V stands on a long bridge between 3 and 9 o’clock and...

Introducing the Cuervo y Sobrinos Torpedo Pirata GMT The pirates of the Caribbean didn’t spring from a Hollywood director’s imagination: they actually existed. The Caribbean was teeming with buccaneers in search of silver cargo and precious goods transported by the Spanish Empire’s galleons between the 16th...

Introducing the Blancpain Villeret Annual Calendar GMT Steel This Villeret Annual Calendar GMT by Blancpain brings together two top current trends: steel and useful complications. It’s the first time that the Swatch Group brand has made an Annual Calendar GMT in steel. Given the delicate economic...