jaeger lecoultre master ultra thin moonphase

Jaeger LeCoultre Moon Phase Complication One of the first watches that comes to mind is a JLC classic which is why we decided to do a Jaeger LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon review. This watch by JLC has a simple yet elegant design and is considered a masterpiece with its exquisite finishing. With a retail […]

jaeger lecoultre master ultra thin

It’s kind of a tough time to be a tourbillon. Complications generally have at least a little bit of an air of let-them-eat-cake about them (okay, probably not the chronograph), but they can often get away with it for different reasons. Chiming complications can plead the undeniable craft which, even today, it still takes to […]

Jaeger Lecoultre Master

Designed for the urban sophisticate, Jaeger‑LeCoultre’s designers have harnessed and modernised the Maison’s classical design codes to create a refined yet entirely contemporary aesthetic. With its 40-millimetre diameter, outwardly sloping bezel and dynamically curved lugs, the Master Control case exudes a relaxed and understated elegance. The Master collection by Jaeger‑LeCoultre frees itself of accessories to […]

Jaeger Lecoultre

Manufacture Jaeger-LeCoultre SA, or simply Jaeger-LeCoultre , is a Swiss luxury watch and clock manufacturer founded by Antoine LeCoultre in 1833 and is based in Le Sentier, Switzerland. Since 2000, the company has been a fully owned subsidiary of the Swiss luxury group Richemont. Jaeger-LeCoultre is regarded as a top-tier Richemont brand. It has hundreds of inventions, patents and over one thousand movementsto its name, including the world’s smallest movementThe earliest records of the LeCoultre family in Switzerland date from the 16th century, when Pierre LeCoultre (circa 1530 – circa 1600), a French Huguenot, fled to Geneva from Lisy-sur-Ourcq, France to escape religious persecution. In 1558, he obtained the status of “inhabitant” but left the following year to acquire a plot of land in the Vallée de Joux. Over time, a small community formed and in 1612, Pierre LeCoultre’s son built a church there, marking the founding of the villageSince Jaeger-LeCoultre’s founding, the company has produced over 1,242 different calibres, registered approximately 400 patents and created hundreds of inventions. • In 1844, Antoine LeCoultre invented the Millionomètre, which was the first instrument in history capable of measuring the micron, allowing for the precise manufacture of watch parts. The invention was never patented, as no such system existed in Switzerland at the time.Its name inspired by the Latin “I turn around”, the Reverso […]