Apr.
25
2014
Thumbnail Christophe Claret
Le Locle

Tourbillon

Baselworld 2014 : the incessant cycle of tourbillons

— The tourbillon once again demonstrates its eternal youthfulness – as confirmed by a variety of new models released at Baselworld 2014.
Tourbillon
La façade du temple horloger Bucherer, à Paris. Elle fut acquise par Richemont à la Société foncière lyonnaise, avant d’y investir une somme estimée à près de 70 millions d’euros. © Bucherer

Megastore

The Bucherer experience, one year later

— The concept of the “watch megastore” opened in Paris by Bucherer sparked a lot of questions at the time of its inauguration on April 15th 2013. One year later, the time...
Thumbnail  Grace, 3 aiguilles, acier, ref.2944-54-76-1334 © Eterna

Eterna

Grace, Three-Hands

— This new Grace model, featuring a surprising burgundy-colour dial, is available in stainless steel and rose gold.
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Piaget

Rose Day

— On 5th June 2014, Piaget presents its second Rose Day, a special rendez-vous around the world to celebrate Piaget’s passion for the rose.
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HYT

Video. Baselworld 2014

— Vincent Perriard talks about HYT newest timepieces at Baselworld.
Thumbnail Concours WorldTempus - Eberhard & Co 8 Jours Grande Taille ref. 21027

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Take your chance to win the 8 Jours Grande Taille watch worth CHF 4,340.
The watch list

Watches of the day

  • Thumbnail RM 031 High Performance

    Richard Mille

    RM Collection

    RM 031 High Performance

  • Thumbnail Zenith El Primero Lightweight 10.2260.4052W/98.R573 - face view

    Zenith

    El Primero

    Lightweight

  • Thumbnail Julien Coudray 1518 JC 1588 Sport Masterpiece - watch face view

    julien Coudray 1518

    JC 1588 Sport Masterpiece

  • Thumbnail Slyde Sport Black & Yellow SL PVAC00 S208 - face view

    Slyde

    Slyde 1

    Sport Yellow

  • Thumbnail Ball Watch Fireman Storm Chaser Pro CM3090C-L1J-BK - watch face view

    Ball Watch

    Fireman

    Storm Chaser Pro

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Lexicon Translator

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Definition of the day

Ceramic,

From the Greek "keramos" meaning fired pottery. In watchmaking, aluminium and zirconium oxides (polycrystals) are mainly used in the manufacture of cases and decorative elements, while sapphire (single crystal A1203) is used for glass and rubies (A1203 + Cr203) for stones.