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News and insight on the Only Watch charity auction, which benefits Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy research. There are multiple luxury watch brands participating: Andersen Genève, Armin Strom, Arnold & Son, Audemars Piguet, Barbier Mueller, Bell & Ross, Blancpain, Boucheron, Bovet Fleurier, Breguet, Carl F. Bucherer, Chanel, Chopard, Christophe Claret, Chronoswiss, De Bethune, Dewitt, F.P. Journe, Fabergé, Frédérique Constant, Girard Perregaux, H.Moser & Cie, Harry Winston, Hautlence, Hermès, Hublot, Jacob & Co, Konstantin Chaykin, Laurent Ferrier, Jaquet Droz, Louis Moinet, Louis Vuitton, Maurice Lacroix, MB&F, MCT, Montblanc, Moritz Grossmann, Patek Philippe, Piaget, Rebellion, Ressence, Speake Marin, Tag Heuer, Tudor, Ulysse Nardin, Urwerk, Voutilainen and Zenith.

  • Are minute repeaters the most complicated timepiece complication? Invented to chime the time at the push of a button, a typical Patek Phillipe mechanism today takes some 300 hours to make
  • Former LVMH head and industry giant Jean-Claude Biver famously contrasted the tourbillon and minute repeater as like ‘climbing the Matterhorn and climbing Mount Everest’

As more female stars are bringing timepieces onto the red carpet, here are our five favourite luxury watches that pay tribute to love, gemstones and the universe

Patek Philippe is ‘enriching its collection’ with new versions of its gorgeous watches, including one that is said to have been the most desirable men’s watch since 1932