What’s old is new again at the watch industry’s largest worldwide expo in Switzerland.
Baselworld is mostly an arise for the world’s largest and many renouned watch makers to recover their glossy new models. It’s about as sparkling as the watch attention gets — consider Christmas for watch geeks.
A whole lot of new models were announced at the show this year, as were tweaks to existent models. And it seems that with the scorching vintage watch market and a struggling Swiss watch industry, brands are trying to capture the zeitgeist with new, updated releases to classical 20th-century watches.
We dull up eight of the biggest announcements and rew releases.