The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Chronographs 2014

The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Chronographs 2014

We are approaching the end of the year 2014 and it is time now to let you know which are my top 10 watches 2014 in different categories. Today I want to start with the chronographs…

Pre-SIHH 2015: Cartier – the sky seems to be the limit for the creativity of this brand

Pre-SIHH 2015: Cartier – the sky seems to be the limit for the creativity of this brand

Already the years before we have seen a wide range of stunning mechanical watches and yet it is going on like this… Click on “read more” to get the story…

Pre SIHH 2015: Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic Ceramica PAM00580

Pre SIHH 2015: Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic Ceramica PAM00580

I just got these pictures of a Panerai novelty that will be unveiled during the SIHH 2015 next January. Have a look it is a cool chronograph…

Christmas is approaching! This is a good reason to show you five new elegant ladies’  watches.

Christmas is approaching! This is a good reason to show you five new elegant ladies’ watches.

Same procedure as always: After the summer holidays I get information about new ladies´watches. That’s not a coincidence since we celebrate Christmas in only three months and some days.

Baselworld 2014: Interview with Nick Hayek, President of the Executive Group Management Board and member of the Board of Directors of Swatch Group.

Baselworld 2014: Interview with Nick Hayek, President of the Executive Group Management Board and member of the Board of Directors of Swatch Group.

Not only here at Baselworld Nick Hayek is the most wanted and best interlocutor you can get. Today I can offer you a 53 minutes comprehensive and interesting interview. 


 

The Watch-Insider´s number one Rolex of the year 2014

The Watch-Insider´s number one Rolex of the year 2014

Rolex is such a particular and a unique brand and of course a giant in terms of watches manufactured each year so I thought I do let you know which of the new Rolex 2014 watches was my personal favourite…

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Pre-SIHH 2015: Discover the Baume & Mercier Clifton Big Date and Power Reserve + the Baume & Mercier Hampton Automatic

Pre-SIHH 2015: Discover the Baume & Mercier Clifton Big Date and Power Reserve  +  the Baume & Mercier Hampton Automatic

In January 2015 at the SIHH in Geneva Baume & Mercier will present a punch of novelties. Two of the watches you can discover already today…

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The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Chronographs 2014

The Watch-Insider´s Top 10 Chronographs 2014

We are approaching the end of the year 2014 and it is time now to let you know which are my top 10 watches 2014 in different categories. Today I want to start with the chronographs…

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This is the boutique exclusive Hublot Big Bang Unico All Black Limited Edition

This is the boutique exclusive Hublot Big Bang Unico All Black Limited Edition

For the very first time, after opening one mono-brand-boutique after the other one worldwide, Hublot creates a collection of chronographs, where matt black fuses with blue, red, green and orange, exclusively available in the brand’s 71 boutiques. 

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Take a first and exclusive look at the Swatch Spring-Summer Collection 2015

Take a first and exclusive look at the Swatch Spring-Summer Collection 2015

Tonight I can show you some very first pictures of the new Swatch Spring-Summer Collection 2015 even before you can develop the watches on the official Swatch website. Click on “read more” to get the story…

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Pre-SIHH 2015: Cartier – the sky seems to be the limit for the creativity of this brand

Pre-SIHH 2015: Cartier – the sky seems to be the limit for the creativity of this brand

Already the years before we have seen a wide range of stunning mechanical watches and yet it is going on like this… Click on “read more” to get the story…

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Longines Conquest 1/100th Alpine Skiing

Longines Conquest 1/100th Alpine Skiing

This Longines chronograph is precise to one hundredth of a second and dedicated to alpine skiing to mark the 2014/2015 season. As you might already know Longines is the Official Timekeeper of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup.

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The new Hublot Big Bang Unico Magic Gold is equipped with an absolutely scratch-resistant gold bezel

The new Hublot Big Bang Unico Magic Gold is equipped with an absolutely scratch-resistant gold bezel

Click on “read more” to get an update on Hublot´s Magic Gold, to learn how it is produced and to see the new Big Bang Unico Magic Gold

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Pre SIHH 2015: Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic Ceramica PAM00580

Pre SIHH 2015: Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic Ceramica PAM00580

I just got these pictures of a Panerai novelty that will be unveiled during the SIHH 2015 next January. Have a look it is a cool chronograph…

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The Rado HyperChrome Ceramic Touch Dual Timer is now available through the worldwide Rado retail-network

The Rado HyperChrome Ceramic Touch Dual Timer is now available through the worldwide Rado retail-network

The HyperChrome Ceramic Touch Dual Timer is not only a good looking watch, but also a fantastic travel companion. Rado offers a second zone time function that can be easily set and used. The best is the so called zone time swap feature. 

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Luc Perramond CEO of La Montre Hermès will become the new CEO of Ralph Lauren Watches and Jewelry in February 2015

Luc Perramond CEO of La Montre Hermès will become the new CEO of Ralph Lauren Watches and Jewelry in February 2015

Just a little insider knowledge for you…

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Mido Multifort Chronograph Caliber 60 – a sports watch for little money

Mido Multifort Chronograph Caliber 60 – a sports watch for little money

The 44 mm chronograph is waterproof up to 200 meters and equipped with a modified ETA/Valjoux 7753 calibre. Click on read more to get the story…

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The Tissot MotoGP™-Collection 2015

The Tissot MotoGP™-Collection 2015

Only last weekend in Valencia/Spain Tissot unveiled its new MotoGP™-Collection 2015. Among those now getting their own limited editions are Thomas Lüthi, Nicky Hayden and Stefan Bradl …

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Breitling unveils three new timepieces: Transocean Chronograph Edition, Chronomat 44 Raven, Galactic 44

Breitling unveils three new timepieces: Transocean Chronograph Edition, Chronomat 44 Raven, Galactic 44

This is what I would call a nice line extension. Have a look at the three new “Instruments for Professionals”, as Breitling would for sure call them.

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The Swatch Art Peace Hotel in Shanghai has developed to become a cultural institution. The flagship project is a one of a kind worldwide…

The Swatch Art Peace Hotel in Shanghai has developed to become a cultural institution. The flagship project is a one of a kind worldwide…

After Swatch Group bought the building it was transformed into a luxury boutique hotel and into a place where artists are invited to stay and live to be creative. Click on “read more” and get my inside story…

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The Swatch Art Peace Hotel… I invite you to see the impressions I gathered and I photographed for you in Shanghai

The Swatch Art Peace Hotel… I invite you to see the impressions I gathered and I photographed for you in Shanghai

This is my personal picture book for you… More than 150 pictures to be discovered… The Swatch Art Peace Hotel is such a unique place on earth, don’t miss to click on “read more”… 

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Kurt Klaus, the inventor of the ingenious autonomous IWC perpetual calendar mechanism turned 80.

Kurt Klaus, the inventor of the ingenious autonomous IWC perpetual calendar mechanism turned 80.

His creative contribution, namely “Operation Eternity”, has made him immortal. These are some insights of his life and his 57,5 years with IWC. Click on “read more” to get the 4 pages story with lots of pictures…

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A. Lange & Söhne unveils a tourbillon in a 38.5-millimetre platinum case named Lange 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst to celebrate the first 20 years of its icon LANGE 1.

A. Lange & Söhne unveils a tourbillon in a 38.5-millimetre platinum case named Lange 1 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst to celebrate the first 20 years of its icon LANGE 1.

It is a one-minute tourbillon with stop seconds, with a black enamelled dial and artisanal finishes in an edition limited to 20 watches. Click on “read more” to discover the stunning timepiece…

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George Clooney wearing the Omega De Ville Trésor on his wedding day. The timepiece is now being sold through the world-wide Omega retail-network…

George Clooney wearing the Omega De Ville Trésor on his wedding day. The timepiece is now being sold through the world-wide Omega retail-network…

You all know that I am a huge Omega-fan and I think this brand is just performing like crazy… So I have to remind you of the Omega De Ville Trésor with a very particular picture. It´s George Clooney wearing the new De Ville Trésor. 

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20 years A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1

20 years A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1

On 24 October 1994, four years of intensive construction and development work culminated in the memorable presentation of the first Lange collection of the new era. Tomorrow a big celebration will take place in Dresden…

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