The Lab

  • The Beauty of ALW

    Posted on April 24, 2014 by Morten Linde

    It may look unassuming, but this is an unseen beauty of one of our timepieces: an inner case made of a super material called ALW, a metal alloy developed for the aerospace industry and is exclusive to LW for use in timepieces. ALW is half the weight of … Read More

  • The One and Only

    Posted on December 6, 2013 by Linde Werdelin

    We are thrilled to reveal our latest honorary LW person. A fellow Dane, close friend, client, author, watch appraiser and watch connoisseur, the one and only Mr Kristian Haagen. Kristian is one of the most celebrated watch journalists of today, contributing stacks of watch articles for some of … Read More

  • Oktopus Moonphase by Ian Skellern

    Posted on September 13, 2010 by Linde Werdelin

    Geneva-based Danish watchmaker Svend Andersen has had an incredible horological career that includes co-founding the AHCI – Academie Horlogere Des Createurs Independants (which celebrated its 25th anniversary this year); creating the world’s smallest calendar watch; creating the world’s first perpetual secular calendar; and he is widely known for his over-sized … Read More