Posts Categorized: Cartier

Cartier Rotonde de Cartier Perpetual Calendar Chronograph

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Cartier’s ultra-complicated models, such as this year’s Grand Complication, have garnered much of the watch industry spotlight in recent years, but not to be overlooked is the Cartier Rotonde de Cartier Perpetual Calendar Chronograph, introduced at SIHH 2013, the first timepiece in the Rotonde de Cartier family to combine these two popular complications. The watch, […]

Cartier Clé de Cartier Automatic Skeleton (Updated with Live Photo)

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At SIHH 2015, Cartier’s headliner launch was the Clé de Cartier collection, an entirely new family of timepieces whose case design incorporated a key-operated winding crown (Clé is French for “key”). Today at SIHH 2016, Cartier unveiled the first skeletonized watch in that collection, which also features Cartier’s first-ever skeletonized automatic movement made in-house. The […]

Cartier Introduces A New Calibre de Cartier Diver in Blue

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Among Cartier’s many new product introductions at SIHH 2016 is a new version of its first dedicated dive watch introduced in 2014, the Calibre de Cartier Diver, which will soon be available with a blue dial and bezel insert. The 42-mm case is available in stainless steel or rose gold and offers a water-resistance of […]

Close-Up: Cartier Calibre de Cartier Diver

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Of all the watches that debuted at last year’s SIHH watch fair in Geneva, perhaps the one I least expected was a dive watch from Cartier. And it turned out to be one of the coolest new watches in recent years. In this article from my blog, Watch-Insider.com, I give you the scoop on Cartier’s […]

Test Case: Reviewing the Cartier Calibre de Cartier Diver

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Is Cartier’s recently released dive watch, the Cartier Calibre de Cartier Diver, more than just a pretty face? We sought to find out in this test feature from the WatchTime archives. Scroll down to read the full review, with original photos by Robert Atkinson. Just about now, some of you are thinking “A Cartier dive […]

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy, Part 7: Cartier Tank

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As I’ve previously mentioned in my take on the Jaeger-LaCoultre Reverso, I have a soft spot in my heart for square and rectangular watches. To me, they represent a period long past: an era pre-Golden Age horology, pre-Quartz Crisis, and pre-Modern: a time when a watch was either a tool or an event accessory, with […]

Drive de Cartier: The New Cartier Men’s Collection

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Cartier drives home its iconic design codes in the Drive de Cartier, its new shaped men’s collection, introduced this week at SIHH 2016 in Geneva. The cushion-shaped case of the Drive de Cartier is the latest creation designed to reinvigorate the brand’s longstanding tradition of shaped watches. The collection has all the Cartier design codes: […]

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy: Cartier Tortue

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Most people familiar with the Cartier watch brand can easily point out a Tank watch. With their small proportions, distinctive square cases, and timeless looks, Cartier Tanks are often the go-to watch for those hunting for a simple, dressy timepiece. Many will also readily recognize the famous Santos watch; though laypeople will occasionally misidentify it […]