Lower than every week in the past, Lange dropped the Cabaret Tourbillon Handwerkskunst, the most important shock from the commemorated German watchmaker in fairly a while. It revives a Lange basic, however in a superlative, restricted execution that exhibits off the most effective of what the model is all about. To get the within scoop, I sat down with Lange CEO Wilhelm Schmid, who’s certainly one of my favourite interviews in all of watchmaking. He is sincere, he is seemingly allergic to BS, and he is a considerate steward of the model. Along with protecting the newest Handwerkskunst and its forebearers, we get into Lange’s different new releases, how the model maintains its character throughout a various portfolio, and what they’ve realized about themselves through the COVID-19 pandemic.
After that, Ben, Jack, and Logan sit down to debate what it is truly wish to put on, personal, and accumulate watches from A. Lange & Söhne. One of many joys of those watches is their particulars, and people are robust to understand in Instagram posts and thru glass vitrines. These are watches that you really want to spend time with to grasp, and all three of those gents have expertise with Langes on their wrists, albeit from very totally different views. Whether or not you are a die-hard Lange collector or merely Lange-curious, this chat affords invaluable perception into the beloved German model and its creations.
We hope you get pleasure from this episode of HODINKEE Radio. What do you consider the Cabaret’s return? Do you’ve gotten a favourite Lange that you’ve got all the time needed to test-drive? Tell us down within the feedback under.
(four:00) In-Depth: Life Is A Cabaret, Lange Handwerkskunst Tourbillon, That Is
(four:30) A. Lange & Söhne Arkade
(four:45) A. Lange & Söhne Cabaret The Guide
(14:30) Introducing: The A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst
(16:30) These Two New Blue Dial Limited Editions Prove That Lange Never Settles
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(32:30) Talking Watches: With William Massena
(37:30) The Road To Basel Episode 2: Inside The Atelier With The Legendary Philippe Dufour
(44:45) A Week On The Wrist: The A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Rattrapante Honeygold ‘Homage to F. A. Lange’