Laurent Ferrier, a brand renowned for its contemporary twist on haute horlogerie, recently launched the Laurent Ferrier Galet Regulateur watch. This watch is the second to be housed in the recently introduced "Montre Ecole" case and, more importantly, the first regulator watch offered by the brand. The man behind the brand,
Laurent Ferrier has a lot of experience when it comes to creating a positive brand aesthetic, and working with that to create a visually homogeneous range of stand-alone pieces. A former Patek Philippe watchmaker, the very much introverted Ferrier has made a name for himself thanks to his exquisitely finished
At SIHH 2016, in the new "watchmaker's square," Laurent Ferrier will introduce what is possibly their first sport watch with the Laurent Ferrier Galet Square Boréal watch collection that will come in two versions. With this timepiece release, the Swiss watch industry once again requires us to engage in some
Born from a collaboration with one of the brand's exclusive retailers in Chicago, the Laurent Ferrier Swiss FineTiming Limited Edition Galet Square Vintage America I watch is a classically handsome piece with the distinctive Galet Square look that's immediately recognizable. This piece, with its vintage styling, has a dial that
Laurent Ferrier fans extol the brand for creating what they see as the quintessential dress watch with the Galet and Galet Square lines. Watches like the Galet Classic Square Sector Dial Tourbillon Double Spiral (hands-on here) won praise for their clean, simplistic dials, and discreet tourbillons visible only from the
There's little introduction needed for Laurent Ferrier among today's collectors "in the know." The accomplished watchmaker served as Creative Director of Patek Phillipe, and his highly limited timepieces are admired and collected by some of the most driven and dedicated enthusiasts in the world. For SIHH 2017, Laurent Ferrier will introduce the Laurent
Watches can be tested in a number of ways. We learned that Casio catapults G-Shocks into slabs of concrete, I saw Parmigiani use a giant hammer-like swing to fire prototypes across a room... and, most recently, Laurent Ferrier let me wear their very fine Galet Classic Tourbillon Double Spiral for a week during SIHH.