Nov.
28
2014
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Belfaux

Vacheron Constantin

Design: paper and pencil still have their place

— An encounter with Vacheron Constantin’s Head of Design at the SIAR exhibition in Mexico last month showed that paper, pencil and crayon still have their place in the world of high-end watch design.
Vacheron Constantin’s Head of Design Vincent Kauffmann © WorldTempus /Paul O'Neil
Cadeaux de Noël

Christmas gifts

Christmas without breaking the bank

— Treating yourself to a beautiful watch needn’t always mean emptying your wallet. Ladies and Gentlemen, here are a few good watch tips for the end of the year.
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Cartier

Rotonde Annual Calendar, calibre 9908

— This watch is the expression of a new balance between tradition and modernity.
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HYT

First boutique in South East Asia

— The independent Swiss luxury watch brand opens its first proprietary boutique in Kuala Lumpur’s Starhill Gallery confirming its commitment to S.E Asia’s luxury...
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Harry Winston

Reopening of its historic salon in Paris

— The House of Harry Winston celebrates the reopening of its historic Flagship Salon on avenue Montaigne.
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Girard-Perregaux

Video. Susan & David Rockefeller “Protect What Is Precious”

— The brand along with Susan et David Rockefeller commit to sustainable development.
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Zenith

Dona Bertarelli named "Female Sailor of the Year 2014" at the SUI Sailing Awards

— Zenith, official timekeeper of Spindrift racing, is proud that Dona Bertarelli claimed the most prestigious award of its kind in Swiss sailing.
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Win an Eterna timepiece

We are offering an Eterna Vaughan Big Date watch worth CHF 4,900.
The watch list

Watches of the day

  • Thumbnail Armin Strom Skeleton Pure Water ST15-PW.05 watch face view

    Armin Strom

    Skeleton Pure

    Water

  • Thumbnail DeLaneau Dôme Paon Impressionnisme DOM40120 WG PAO02 - watch face view

    DeLaneau

    Movement

    Dôme Peacock Pavo Albus

  • Thumbnail Urwerk UR-105M « Iron Knight » - watch face view

    Urwerk

    105 Collection

    UR-105M « Iron Knight »

  • Thumbnail Jacob & Co Brilliant Skeleton Baguette 210.531.40.BP.CB.3BP - watch face view

    Jacob & Co.

    Specialities

    Brilliant Skeleton Baguette

  • Thumbnail Hermes Arceau Millefiori Pink Watch-face-view

    Hermès

    Arceau

    Millefiori

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Definition of the day

Brass,

An alloy of copper and between 30% and 40% zinc. The plates, bridges and wheels of a watch are made of brass.