Breguet

Breguet is a Swiss manufacturer of luxury watches, founded by Abraham-Louis Breguet in Paris in 1775. Currently part of The Swatch Group, its timepieces are now produced in the Vallée de Joux in Switzerland

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Technical Review: The Breguet Marine Marchante Équation of Time

Technical Review: The Breguet Marine Marchante Équation of Time

For a year that has been cast as among the most precarious for Swiss watchmaking since the quartz crisis, 2017 managed to bring out more than a few interesting high-end timepiece releases. Breguet captured considerable attention in Basel with a groundbreaking new watch that combines a slew of complications within an ...

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Celebrating The Invention Of The Tourbillon With Breguet

Celebrating The Invention Of The Tourbillon With Breguet

Today, exactly 216 years go, Abraham-Louis Breguet was awarded the patent of the tourbillon. Little did he know that he had just invented one of the most prestigious complications in watchmaking for centuries to come, which was to him just a way to minimize the influence of gravity on the escapement of his watches.

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Commemorating Tourbillon Day with Breguet

Commemorating Tourbillon Day with Breguet

On the calendar for watch and clock enthusiasts, June 26th is Tourbillon Day. The date marks the moment when Abraham-Louis Breguet patented the regulating device that helped make pocket watches more precise by counteracting many of (though not all) the negative effects of gravity on timekeeping precision.

Hands-On The Breguet Tradition Dame Reference 7038

Hands-On The Breguet Tradition Dame Reference 7038

Since its launch in 2005, the Breguet Tradition Collection has evolved into the one of the company's most recognizable lines. The basic layout of the Tradition Collection's movement was inspired, by the way, by the so-called souscription watches made during Breguet's lifetime – these could be bought "on ...

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REVIEW: BREGUET CLASSIQUE 7787

REVIEW: BREGUET CLASSIQUE 7787

Allow us to cut to the chase: Breguet has been on point with its new men’s watches this year. The brand has not only unveiled an uber-sophisticated equation of time showpiece, but also two absolutely charming variants of its two most classic watches. We are talking about the Classique 7147, which we have previously ...

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Princess Approved

Princess Approved

The Reine de Naples collection is created from the heart of Breguet’s history. After all, the first wristwatch was created by Abraham-Louis Breguet for the Queen of Naples Caroline Murat in 1810. This year, along with multiple other models focused on the ladies, the brand introduced the latest member of the Reine de ...

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Breguet Opens Singapore Boutique at Marina Bay Sands

Breguet Opens Singapore Boutique at Marina Bay Sands

Now bigger and better than before, the Breguet boutique recently reopened in another location inside Marina Bay Sands, the casino and resort complex by Singapore’s financial district. Almost 1500 square feet, the store is clad in Breguet’s redesigned interior decor, the second in Asia to sport the new look. But not ...

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Breguet La Tradition Tourbillon Fusee REVIEW

Breguet La Tradition Tourbillon Fusee REVIEW

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Found Two Super-Rare, Identical Breguet Watches From The Chaumet Era

Found Two Super-Rare, Identical Breguet Watches From The Chaumet Era

When I want to see something new, I visit Antoine de Macedo in Paris. I think Antoine knows this too, because he’s become very good at finding models that I’ve never come across before. I’m beginning to wonder if he isn’t doing it to remind me of his much greater experience. Finding watches that nobody ever knew ...

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