Dior VIII Grand Bal Fil de Soie caseback
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Watchmaking is a competitive arena, and brands sometimes explore new materials in order to create a buzz of attention. Here are at five of the more unusual substances used in high-end watches.

The PF 701 self-winding calibre, designed and made by Parmigiani Fleurier
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This lovely watch by Parmigiani Fleurier incorporates one of the oldest materials available on earth: meteorites, relics from the formation of the solar system nearly 5 billion years ago.

7 of the best: unusual watches of 2014
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Long live eccentricity: Watches that break the mould this season

Parmigiani Fleurier and the construction of a manufacture
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An interview with Jean-Marc Jacot, CEO of Parmigiani Fleurier

A. Lange & Söhne Richard Lange Perpetual Calendar "Terraluna"
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Salon International de Haute Horlogerie ended today on a high note, or should we say, high precision! Sixteen of the world's best watchmaking brands showcased their newest collections.

Classic minimalism
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The Max Bill heritage in fine watches

Masculine elegance
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The Bugatti Aerolithe, a legend transformed into a prestige watch by Parmigiani Fleurier

SIHH - An overview of the first watch fair in 2013
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The major trends seen at the show in Geneva