Engineering Beyond Time. Since 1868.

  • The striking blue hue of Lake Cauma inspires the choice of the Aquatimer Chronograph (Ref. IW376806) as we begin the next stage of our journey towards the source of the Rhine with @thealpinists. At sunrise, the water's edge reveals all the depth and beauty of its blue dial.

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  • Get lost in the snow, as our hike with @thealpinists brings us to some of the most beautiful lakes in the Swiss mountains. Matching the alpine vistas of Sarganserland: the white ceramic of The Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar TOP GUN “Lake Tahoe” (Ref. IW503008).

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With a clear focus on technology and development, the Swiss watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen has been producing timepieces of lasting value since 1868. The company has gained an international reputation based on a passion for innovative solutions and technical ingenuity. One of the world’s leading brands in the luxury watch segment, IWC crafts masterpieces of Haute Horlogerie at their finest, combining supreme precision with exclusive design and ethically sourced materials.

IWC has been recognised as an industry leader in sustainability, receiving awards including Positive Luxury’s ‘Butterfly Mark’ as a “Luxury Brand to Trust” since 2014. The first luxury watchmaker to produce a sustainability report to GRI standards, IWC is committed to biennial reporting. The Maison complements responsible business practices with support for institutions that work globally to the benefit of children, young people and our environment.

IWC portugieser Chronograph with a contemporary olive green rubber strap,

About IWC Schaffhausen

IWC was founded in 1868 in Schaffhausen. Located in the north-eastern part of Switzerland, it is a place with ideal watchmaking conditions: a centuries-old horological tradition, modern factory premises, and a hydropower plant driven by the Rhine to run machines. For more than 150 years, IWC has combined tradition, innovation, and precision to engineer its six watch families that are still handcrafted in Schaffhausen today.

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Watches and Wonders Geneva 2023

Transporting watch enthusiasts back to the future

Transporting watch enthusiasts back to the future with IWC Schaffhausen’s ingenious performance at Watches and Wonders Geneva 2023. Enjoy the Fine Art of Watchmaking from Schaffhausen.

Montre d’aviateur double chronographe top gun ceratanium

1868 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland

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Watches, watch accessories

Intricate design balanced with mechanical finesse