Everything You Need to Know About Tourbillon

ABSOLUTE DEFIANCE

In closing, perhaps the ultimate value of tourbillons lies in its implicit capacity to defy the odds. This complication was invented in an effort to defy the pull of the Earth itself; its resurgence was spurred by a defiant industry unwilling to slip quietly into the night when progress encroached on its territory; its relevance today, thus, is as a way to defy the limitations of fine horological craftsmanship.

As much as it defies logic, the sight of a miniature whirlwind spinning in place as the hands of your watch make their rounds will always be nothing short of magical. Hence, tourbillons are here to stay.

 

 

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