It may be a little insect whose wings are adorned with colourful patterns but the butterfly is a symbol in itself. Romantic notions of freedom and fleeting life exude from its grace and fragility as it lives for just a few hours or several weeks....

After whisking us away to a dream world of starry night skies on its poetic timepieces, the La Chaux-de-Fonds watchmaker is taking us back to the heavens to bask in the sunshine. In an ode to the fiery orb, the aventurine glass nicknamed "Sunstone" takes...

The deadbeat second developed in the 18th century has gradually become obsolete. This accurate complication is still around but the general public know little about it which makes it even more exceptional. Jaquet Droz has paid tribute to the deadbeat second on one of its...

Watchmaker Pierre Jaquet-Droz opened his 3rd workshop in Geneva whose landmarks now appear on the mother-of-pearl dial of this modern piece that’s half-watch/half-automaton. Lake Geneva lies in the background with the famous Jet d’Eau fountain, Bains des Pâquis lighthouse (both built at the end of...

The La Chaux-de-Fonds brand has a unique tradition dating back to its relationship with China in the 18th century: it celebrates Chinese New Year with an artistic piece bearing a creature from astrology. The 41mm diamond-paved white or rose gold case overflows with symbols and...

The La Chaux-de-Fonds-based company is a patron of the Béjart Ballet in Lausanne and has enhanced its role by taking inspiration from two pieces by the artist Stéphanie Barba. The result of the company’s encounter with the French choreographer in the 1980s was a portfolio...