Category Archives: IWC

Market Watch: the IWC Da Vinci Ref. 3750

The IWC Da Vinci ref. 3750 is considered an iconic watch since its introduction in 1985. The combination of a perpetual calendar, year display and perpetual moon phase display was unique, especially at a price that wasn’t stratospheric. In the … Continue reading

Posted in IWC, Market Watch | Leave a comment

SIHH 2013 Preview part two: Lange und Soehne, IWC and Greubel Forsey

Today, the SIHH 2013 opened its doors, and 16 manufacturers offer their latest models and innovations. In part 2 we present the latest from Lange und Sohne, IWC and Greubel Forsey. The famous Glashutte brand is offering a few new … Continue reading

Posted in A. Lange u. Sohne, Greubel Forsey, IWC | Leave a comment

The Portuguese Tourbillon Mystère Rétrograde

The Portuguese Tourbillon Mystère Rétrograde combines the magic of a floating tourbillon with the logic of a date hand that reverts to its starting position. Enjoy the official IWC video:

Posted in IWC | Leave a comment

IWC Portuguese series: unusually large and elegant

In the early 1930’s, two Portuguese watchdealers by the names of Rodrigues and Teixeira visited the IWC factory premises in Schaffhausen. Their demand was simple yet unusual: Could IWC supply a watch in stainless steel with the qualities of a … Continue reading

Posted in IWC | Leave a comment

Watch Auction Forecast January 2013: Fellows

From now on, Wristwatchworld will provide a monthly overview of forthcoming watch auctions featuring high-end wristwatches. For January, Antiquorum organizes the Hong Kong auction at january 26th. The catalog will be available shortly. In UK, specialist auction house Fellows ( … Continue reading

Posted in Auction, Audemars Piguet, IWC, Patek Philippe, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

IWC launches Iphone app

IWC recently launched a new version of their iPhone application. Built by Geneva-based Boom Mobile SA (, this update includes an improved geolocalisation and the 2010 Portuguese Collection. Furthermore it features the IWC Book with three podcasts of stories about … Continue reading

Posted in IWC, Watch companies and new media | Leave a comment

IWC Charity “Mission Earth” Auction

On March 20th, Banker David de Rothschild and his crew took off the coast of San Francisco with his ship “Plastiki” for a 130-day journey to Sidney, Australia. The Plastiki, made of 12500 plastic bottles, and the trip was developed … Continue reading

Posted in IWC | Leave a comment