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Breguet, the Ultimate Heritage Brand, Continues to Innovate

Breguet, the Ultimate Heritage Brand, Continues to Innovate

Breguet, founded in 1775, is famous as the brand that invented the tourbillon and the raised terminal curve known as the Breguet overcoil, and you would think that would be enough. The brand has not stopped innovating, however, having filed more than 100 patents in the last 10 years alone. Some of the results of Breguet’s ongoing dedication to research and development were on display in Basel, beginning with the Classique Chronometrie 7727. It contains the 574DR, the brand’s 10Hz high frequency movement (72,000 VpH, compared to the standard 28,000), first introduced in 2011. High frequency means greater accuracy, but READ MORE

Breguet Celebrate Bicentennial of First Ever Wristwatch

Breguet Celebrate Bicentennial of First Ever Wristwatch

Breguet are celebrating an iconic anniversary; a feat remarkable not only for the company, but for the entire world of watchmaking. Two hundred years ago, the company’s founder Abraham-Louis Breguet designed the first ever wristwatch, in a commission for Caroline Murat, Queen of Naples. This month Breguet returned to the birthplace of that first timepiece, in the Gulf of Naples, where the company had much to celebrate. Not only does this year mark the bicentennial of the creation of the first watch, it also marks the 10th anniversary of Breguet’s Reine de Naples ladies collection. The company celebrated in grand READ MORE

U.S. Brand President Of Breguet, Michael Nelson Hosts Special Reception Celebrating The Bicentennial Of The Wristwatch

U.S. Brand President Of Breguet, Michael Nelson Hosts Special Reception Celebrating The Bicentennial Of The Wristwatch

On Tuesday April 24, U.S. Brand President of Breguet, Michael Nelson hosted a special reception at the Breguet boutique in New York City,  kicking off the celebration of the Bicentennial of the invention of the wristwatch. The 5th Avenue boutique is not just a store, but a Breguet museum, where watch enthusiasts can view a wide range of timepieces, including some of the most powerful Tourbillon watches on the market. The evening not only celebrated the Bicentennial of the wristwatch, but also the 10th anniversary of Breguet’s Reine de Naples ladies watch collection. Downstairs of the private reception was Breguet’s Queen of Naples exhibit complete READ MORE

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