HUBLOT: CLASSIC FUSION “RACING GREY”

HUBLOT: CLASSIC FUSION “RACING GREY”

THE SUBTLE BEAUTY OF GREY Which grey best suits your personality?

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ABSOLUTE CREATIVE FREEDOM: THE MONTFORT STRATA

ABSOLUTE CREATIVE FREEDOM: THE MONTFORT STRATA

MONTFORT WATCHES Co. builds luxury, quality ‘form follows function’ timepieces. Their maiden model – the ‘Strata’ is a sport-chic automatic wristwatch

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Nomination at Montblanc

Nomination at Montblanc

Mr. Nicolas Baretzki, appointed CEO of Montblanc, effective from April 1st 2017.

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Video Jaeger-LeCoultre: Casemaking of the Jaeger Reverso explained by Jeff Kingston

Video Jaeger-LeCoultre: Casemaking of the Jaeger Reverso explained by Jeff Kingston

We know that not all watch shapes are round. Some have complex shapes like the Reverso of Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso. Jeff Kingston visits Le Sentier in Switzerland and meets Stéphane Belmont of Jaeger-LeCoultre. He will take us through some of the steps of […]

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UNION GLASHÜTTE – BELISAR Chronograph Moon Phase

UNION GLASHÜTTE – BELISAR Chronograph Moon Phase

Just as the moon accompanies us day by day and yet always fascinates us anew, the new Belisar Chronograph Moon Phase from Union Glashütte proves to be a reliable and attractive companion for every day of the year. This elegant timepiece from […]

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Richemont Update: New CEO for Montblanc and new CEO for IWC appointed.

Nicolas Baretzki will follow Jérôme Lambert as CEO of Montblanc and Christoph Grainger, Georges Kern as CEO of IWC. Stay tuned there is more to come …

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Compagnie Financière Richemont SA just announced some significant changes to the board of directors and senior management

Compagnie Financière Richemont SA just announced some significant changes to the board of directors and senior management

This is a repost of the Compagnie Financière Richemont SA announcement for immediate release. Please click on “read more”…

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Talking with Georges Kern, CEO IWC Schaffhausen, about the actual business performance and the new Da Vinci

Talking with Georges Kern, CEO IWC Schaffhausen, about the actual business performance and the new Da Vinci

On the occasion of the presentation of the new IWC Da Vinci to a small and selected group of journalists I talked with Georges Kern, the brands CEO, about the actual performance and challenges and of course about the new Da Vinci …

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Topic of the week: Tic Watches

Topic of the week: Tic Watches

Designer Watches with up to 70% Discount Tic Watches UK

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Formex DS 2100

Formex DS 2100

In the second edition of Formex Watch of the Week, we bring you the DS 2100. This technical diver timepiece with a dynamic allure, combines the essentials of design, quality and robustness. Like all Formex models, it features the patented suspension system. […]

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Talking to Jean-Claude Biver about Muhammad Ali and the TAG Heuer Ringmaster

Talking to Jean-Claude Biver about Muhammad Ali and the TAG Heuer Ringmaster

I had breakfast with Jean-Claude Biver this morning here New York and we talked about Muhammad Ali and the TAG Heuer Ringmaster. Don’t miss these 15 minutes, Biver was brilliant!

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A “Tribute to Muhammad Ali” actively supported by TAG Heuer

A “Tribute to Muhammad Ali” actively supported by TAG Heuer

TAG Heuer just presented its unique Carrera Calibre 5 RING MASTER Special Edition Tribute to Muhammad Ali in gold that will be auctioned tonight and its special edition steel watches at the legendary Gleason’s Gym boxing club in Brooklyn. 

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Heuer Ringmaster from 1957 – see live taken pictures of the famous stopwatch

Heuer Ringmaster from 1957 – see live taken pictures of the famous stopwatch

Let me present you the Heuer Ring Master stopwatch with interchangeable rings of scale for timing various sports with readings down to 1/5th of a second and a central minute-hand. 

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Video: Visiting the Ecole Technique at the vallée de Joux

Video: Visiting the Ecole Technique at the vallée de Joux

Jeff Kingston visits the Ecole Technique at the Vallée de Joux in Le Sentier, one of five watchmaking schools in Switzerland.

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Formex TS 3100 Limited Edition

Formex TS 3100 Limited Edition

Formex is back with a bang and presents the new TS3100 line. Featuring the patented and unique case suspension system, the new Formex looks sporty, yet has a very refined finish and is limited to 999 pieces.   The brand is known […]

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Habring² presents Felix + jumping second = Erwin

Habring² presents Felix + jumping second = Erwin

My fellow Austrian friends Maria and Richard Habring (that´s why the brand is named Habring²) have another Made-in-Austria-timepiece in their portfolio. It is called Erwin. Click on “read more” to see and discover Erwin …

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The Hermès Cape Cod is twenty-five years young. Happy Birthday!

The Hermès Cape Cod is twenty-five years young. Happy Birthday!

The Hermès Cape Cod watch ranks among the most iconic women´s wristwatches. Designed in 1991 by Henri d’Origny who is also responsible for many more iconic Hermès designs. I have uploaded 38 pictures, you will be amazed …

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Line extension: Glashütte Original Senator Excellence Panorama Date and Senator Excellence Panorama Date Moon Phase

Line extension: Glashütte Original Senator Excellence Panorama Date and Senator Excellence Panorama Date Moon Phase

After presenting its first wristwatch – in three executions – based on the new Calibre 36 with a silicon balance spring, The in Glashütte based manufacture now presents the first line extension with two new models. 

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A new POLL is online. Please vote!

A new POLL is online. Please vote!

You will find the new POLL in the right column just underneath here. If you want to see the result of the closed POLL about the Piaget Polo S and what my new POLL is about, please click on “read more” …

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Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Flyback Chronograph Blancpain Ocean Commitment II

Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Flyback Chronograph Blancpain Ocean Commitment II

That seems to be the watch with the longest name so far. To make the story short: Blancpain is proud to be able to present an entirely blue ceramic case on its newest Fifty Fathom. Have a look an tell me what you think…

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This is the new Zenith Heritage Cronometro TIPO CP-2

This is the new Zenith Heritage Cronometro TIPO CP-2

Finally I can officially write and show you the Zenith Heritage Cronometro TIPO CP-2. Until today Zenith kept this watch strictly under lock. Those who follow me on Instagram of course did see the new and the old CP2 much earlier this year.

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Blancpain: Particularities of Blancpain’s tourbillon

Blancpain: Particularities of Blancpain’s tourbillon

Blancpain is the oldest watch brand of the world and seated in Le Brassus, Switzerland. When it constructed its first tourbillon decided to take some risks and bring some innovation into the construction. Which ones will be explained in the following video.

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Baume & Mercier launches a perpetual calendar in 18 carat red gold

Baume & Mercier launches a perpetual calendar in 18 carat red gold

It is in fact a very good looking watch with even an interesting base movement coming from Vaucher Manufacture, but it is also a quite expensive watch for Baume & Mercier. Discover the perpetual calendar and let me know what you think.

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Chopard L.U.C GMT One and L.U.C Time Traveler One. Are you ready to go on a journey?

Chopard L.U.C GMT One and L.U.C Time Traveler One. Are you ready to go on a journey?

Discover the new Chopard L.U.C GMT One and the new Chopard L.U.C Time Traveler One timepieces…

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WatchTime New York will open its doors in two days. Don´t miss America´s Largest Luxury Watch Event!

WatchTime New York will open its doors in two days. Don´t miss America´s Largest Luxury Watch Event!

WatchTime New York, now in its second year, is taking place in New York City in Manhattan’s Gotham Hall on October 14th and 15th. 20 watch brands will show their timepieces and seminars will round off the programme.

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Breguet: Assembly of a tourbillon

Breguet: Assembly of a tourbillon

  Since 2003 Breguet has had four major expansions of its Vallee de Joux workshops. In its newest wing, Breguet has organized its watchmakers into specialty groups, inlcuding one dedicated to tourbillons. Tourbillon watches are a key pillar of Breguet’s patrimony as […]

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Hublot MP-05 “LaFerrari” Sapphire

Hublot MP-05 “LaFerrari” Sapphire

While the original design of the Hublot MP-05 “LaFerrari” was created to show off the beauty of its movement, its alter ego – with its case carved out of sapphire – is a movement which appears to be literally suspended in mid-air.

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The new Wempe XXL Flagship Store located at 5th Avenue / 55th Street in New York

The new Wempe XXL Flagship Store located at 5th Avenue / 55th Street in New York

Let me present you the new Wempe watch temple. I talked to Kim-Eva Wempe, Rudi Albers, Raik Krause and Sophie Hausherr and I took dozens of pictures and there is a surprise for you …

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Audemars Piguet: Assembly of Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Grande Complication

Audemars Piguet: Assembly of Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Grande Complication

Jeff Kingston visits the Grande Complication Workshop of Audemars Piguet in Le Brassus where the Grande Complications are assembled. He shows us different stages of assembly of the Royal Oak Offshore Grande Complication that debuted at the SIHH in Geneva in 2013. […]

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Patek Philippe is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Nautilus

Patek Philippe is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Nautilus

With two limited-edition Nautilus 40th Anniversary models Patek Philippe, the king of watchmaking, is rendering homage to one of the most iconic wristwatches of the Swiss Watch Industry. Let us look back and discover the new ones …

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