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Sunday Showcase – Parmigiani Fleurier Bugatti Super Sport Saphir

Sunday Showcase – Parmigiani Fleurier Bugatti Super Sport Saphir

Being into watches there are always models that are far out of reach for your budget. Watches that are created for the happy few so to say. But with all their beauty and craftsmanship they are worth being shown to the world. […]

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New version of the Anonimo Nautilo bianco

New version of the Anonimo Nautilo bianco

We’ve covered the Anonimo collection before and during our trip to Cannes where we got to see Anonimo Nautilo bianco. This model was still under embargo at that time. But now it’s officially part of the growing collection of the Anonimo Nautilo. This watch had […]

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Sunday Showcase – Greubel Forsey Tourbillon 24 Secondes Edition Historique

Sunday Showcase – Greubel Forsey Tourbillon 24 Secondes Edition Historique

Being into watches there are always models that are far out of reach for your budget. Watches that are created for the happy few so to say. But with all their beauty and craftsmanship they are worth being shown to the world. […]

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Mondriaan edition for Steltman anniversary

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Mondriaan edition for Steltman anniversary

Ever since the launch of the Reverso back in 1931 this model has proven to be timeless and is still going strong. With many editions that have been devoted to artist in the past already, it’s not a surprise to see the […]

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Sunday Showcase – Girard-Perregaux Planetarium Tri-axial

Sunday Showcase – Girard-Perregaux Planetarium Tri-axial

Being into watches there are always models that are far out of reach for your budget. Watches that are created for the happy few so to say. But with all their beauty and craftsmanship they are worth being shown to the world. […]

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Richard Mille RM 70-01 Tourbillon Alain Prost

Richard Mille RM 70-01 Tourbillon Alain Prost

Partnering up with Alain Prost was reason for Richard Mille to create a special watch. Being an artist in the realm of speed where Richard Mille is the artist in timekeeping. Collaborating with the four-time Formula 1 World Champion and co-founder of […]

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Visiting Jaquet Droz in Switzerland with loads of photos!

Visiting Jaquet Droz in Switzerland with loads of photos!

Recently we travelled to Switzerland where we visited Jaquet Droz. Starting off in the museum in Nauchatel where we got to see the automations by Jaquet Droz made around 1770. Quite impressive when you learn how complicated these creations actually are. Located in […]

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Girard-Perregaux 1966 WW.TC

Girard-Perregaux 1966 WW.TC

When l0oking for a classic looking worldtimer it’s worth to have a look at the Girard-Perregaux 1966 WW.TC. which was introduced earlier this year. Part of the 1966 collection that pays tribute to the year in which they presented the first high-frequency watch movement. Beating […]

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IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint-Exupéry”

IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint-Exupéry”

Extending their Big Pilot collection, IWC announced the IWC Big Pilot Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Antoine de Saint Exupéry”. Quite a mouth full but what can you expect for an annual calendar at this size? With just over 46mm and the typical big crown […]

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MB&F presents their latest creation the Octopod table clock

MB&F presents their latest creation the Octopod table clock

We all know the out of this world designs by MB&F for their watches and horological machines. Pretty cool and a pleasure to the eye combined with timekeeping functionality. Continuing in their aquatic adventures they present a new desktop or table clock called […]

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Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture

Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture

If you’re in the market for a nice watch which comes with a moon phase but do not want to spend the world on it. Perhaps you should have a look at the Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture. This is a mouth full […]

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Lange 1815 Special Edition – 10th birthday of the first Lange Boutique

Lange 1815 Special Edition – 10th birthday of the first Lange Boutique

A. Lange & Söhne announced a Lange 1815 special edition. Reason for this is their very first A. Lange & Söhne Boutique was inaugurated in Dresden ten years ago. For this reason a limited edition of the 1815 commemorates the occasion. The special facet […]

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Urwerk Presents the UR-105 CT Streamliner

Urwerk Presents the UR-105 CT Streamliner

Time for a party as Urwerk so let’s take you on the ride! Back in March 1997, Martin Frei graduated from the College of Arts and Design in thw Swiss city of Lucerne. Shortly after he moved to New York where he joined other […]

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TAG Heuer Formula 1 No.33 Max Verstappen Special Edition

TAG Heuer Formula 1 No.33 Max Verstappen Special Edition

We joined Tag Heuer for the launch of a new Special Edition with Dutch race driver Max Verstappen. This was about all we knew before we headed towards the capital of Holland. Together with Panna world champion Jeand Doest and former football […]

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A Guide to Buying Watches at Catawiki

A Guide to Buying Watches at Catawiki

There are a number of online auctions and marketplaces out there, but one particularly great platform for purchasing watches online is Catawiki. They auction off over 2,500 watches every week and each watch must first be reviewed and approved by their team […]

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Patrick Pruniaux appointed CEO of Ulysse Nardin

Patrick Pruniaux appointed CEO of Ulysse Nardin

Kering announces the appointment of Patrick Pruniaux as the CEO of Swiss watchmaking house Ulysse Nardin, effective 28 August 2017. He will report to Albert Bensoussan, CEO of Kering Luxury – Watches and Jewellery division. Patrick Pruniaux has many years of experience […]

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Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Collection Excellence Platine

Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Collection Excellence Platine

A great classic Dating back to the 1950’s comes the inspiration for the Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Collection. Minimalistic perfection with an eye for detail creating a contemporary reinterpretation from the Vacheron Constantin heritage. By doing this the well balanced lines and clean look of the dial, […]

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Launch of the new Eza Airfighter

Launch of the new Eza Airfighter

Last weekend we were invited to the official launch of the new Eza Airfighter presented by Eza Watches. This brand dates back to 1921 where it was established in Pforzheim in Germany. After becoming a manufacture in the late 50’s they suffered […]

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Catawiki: Watches with Historic Significance

Catawiki: Watches with Historic Significance

Whether they were the first to produce something new or provided a contribution to society or their own brands, a number of watches were historically significant. There are so many that paved the way into new eras that to narrow it down, […]

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With Military Precision: Collectible Military Watches

With Military Precision: Collectible Military Watches

Although less common today, defense departments would collaborate with watchmakers to provide their military with the right tools for the job as early as the 1880s. These extremely accurate watches are still treasured for their unique utilitarian aesthetic and historic value. The […]

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Parmigiani Fleurier presents Toric Hémisphères Rétrograde

Parmigiani Fleurier presents Toric Hémisphères Rétrograde

If you are looking for a stylish GMT watch to match your business attire may we suggest to have a look at the new Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Hémisphères Rétrograde? This watch comes with two separate full time indications and day/night indicators. Individually […]

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Wempe Zeitmeister Sport Taucher Chrono Bronze

Wempe Zeitmeister Sport Taucher Chrono Bronze

Recently we joined Wempe for their annual press presentation and during this event they also showed us some of their novelties. Bronze is becoming more and more popular for watches which is very understandable. As the bronze case creates a unique patina […]

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Oris Williams 40th anniversary limited edition

Oris Williams 40th anniversary limited edition

Oris marks the 40th anniversary of Williams’ Formula One team with a limited edition Chronoris Sir Frank Williams There are few more remarkable figures in motorsport, and indeed in sport, than Sir Frank Williams. The legendary founder of Williams is a force […]

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Breaking news: Georges Kern resigns.

Breaking news: Georges Kern resigns.

Richemont regrets to announce the resignation with immediate effect of Mr Georges Kern. Mr Kern was Head of Watchmaking, Marketing and Digital. He has stepped down from the Senior Executive Committee and the Group Management Committee and will no longer be standing […]

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Hublot MP-09 Tourbillon Bi-Axis photo report

Hublot MP-09 Tourbillon Bi-Axis photo report

Although not many get to wear watches like this in daily life we still like to have a closer look at highly complicated watches. And assuming most of you know about complications we are going to show you the beauty of it. In this […]

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Omega Seamaster 300M Commander’s Watch presented

Omega Seamaster 300M Commander’s Watch presented

We are currently in London with Omega Watches and EON Productions for the launch of a new James Bond inspired timepiece, the Omega Seamaster 300M Commander’s Watch. We’ll update this press release soon with live photos. July 5th 2017, London, UK: At […]

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Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathoms MIL-SPEC

Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathoms MIL-SPEC

Here’s a classic diver to take into consideration, the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms. First launched in the early 50’s just like the Rolex Submariner and still available in a design that remained close to that original. However they made the Fifty Fathoms models available in […]

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Selected Superlatives available Now for Pre-Order

Selected Superlatives available Now for Pre-Order

Selected Superlatives: The New Watchstars Book, Available Now for Pre-Order Selected Superlatives: The Best Watches of the World, from the team that brings you the Watchstars awards, is a new, high-format hardcover book that you should not miss. Here are five reasons why: […]

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Parmigiani Fleurier for artists Montreux Jazz Festival 2017

Parmigiani Fleurier for artists Montreux Jazz Festival 2017

With the upcoming Montreux Jazz Festival, their watch partner Parmigiani Fleurier announced their special edition of the Tonda Métrographe. Just a limited number of these watches will be presented to performing artists during the event. Only ten of these special editions will be […]

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Reimagine watch design with Singer Track 1

Reimagine watch design with Singer Track 1

We all know Singer from the amazing work they do on bespoke Porsche design. With their motto being ‘restored, reimagined, reborn’, they do some stunning work on Porsches from the late 80’s and early 90’s. Fully customising them with modern techniques yet leaving […]

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