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Like a picture

— When we were little girls, we dreamt of looking like – in no particular order – Sleeping Beauty, Barbie, Brigitte Bardot and Madonna. And today? Which stars influence our watchmaking decisions.
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Montres de Noël
Le Cabinet de Curiosités de Thomas Erber Bangkok

Jeanrichard

Le Cabinet de Curiosités of Thomas Erber opened its doors in Bangkok

— For this occasion, Jeanrichard produced and now officially revealed its “Terrascope Limited Edition for Le Cabinet de Curiosités of Thomas Erber” timepiece.
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Tambour Monogram Infini © Louis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton

Tambour Monogram Infini

— A jewelled watch available in two sizes, the Tambour Monogram Infini embodies the successful alliance of watchmaking and jewellery.
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Do It Yourself: #MontblancWinterTree Montblanc

Montblanc

Video. Do It Yourself: #MontblancWinterTree

— Did you discover the handmade Montblanc Winter Tree in the Montblanc Wintertale videos?
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille © David Carteron /Delos Communications

Richard Mille

International Historic Motoring Awards 2014

— On Thursday November 20th, took place in London the evening of the International Historic Motoring Awards 2014. Le Mans Classic and Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille were awarded.
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo

Blancpain

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo

— Milos Pavlovic and Edoardo Piscopo named PRO Class Champions of Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo World Final in Sepang. .
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Rotonde Tourbillon Lové calibre 9458 MC

Cartier

Rotonde Reversed Tourbillon calibre 9458 MC

— The Rotonde de Cartier Reversed Tourbillon watch captures the mystery and the perfect mastery of the space contained within the dial which showcases its reversed tourbillon.
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Breguet Hong Kong

Breguet

Event in Hong Kong

— The brand's contemporary treasures shine in Hong Kong.
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Barrel

Energy

Saving energy: the ultimate quest in movement design

— The energy from the mainspring barrel is never fully delivered to the balance-wheel and a significant amount of energy is lost along the transmission chain. How can this be prevented?
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
David Richardson, Ricardo Guadalupe, Michael Clarke

Hublot

Entering a new sporting field: cricket

— Hublot is the first luxury brand to invest in cricket. It introduces a new ambassador and the new Classic Fusion Chrono Cricket watch.
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Zenith

Zenith

Video. The world of Zenith

— This film presents Zenith, the brand with the guiding star governed by daring, pleasure and authenticity.
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Kate Bosworth en Harry Winston

Harry Winston

Kate Bosworth sparkles on the red carpet

— Actress Kate Bosworth wears Harry Winston diamond jewels to the Hugo Boss Prize 2014.
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Astron GPS Solar Chronograph

Seiko

Astron GPS Solar Chronograph

— The brand reaches out to women with a new black and white design.
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
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    Exhibitions

    Salon Belles Montres

    — WorldTempus returns from the Salon Belles Montres in Paris, which this year offered a feast for fans of independent watch brands
    NOVEMBER 25, 2014
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    Chopard

    Imperiale

    — The Imperiale watch is one of the great Chopard classics. For Christmas, the glow and the softness of pastel colours make their appearance in the collection.
    NOVEMBER 25, 2014
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    Reuge

    Christmas sale

    — From the 6th until the 13th of December, Reuge is organising a Christmas sale in its Sainte-Croix Manufacture, in Switzerland.
    NOVEMBER 25, 2014
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    Glashütte Original

    Video. A special dial - Silver plating by friction

    — This film shows the technique of the silver plating by friction used by Glashütte for the production of its dials, especially the Senator Chronograph Panorama...
    NOVEMBER 24, 2014
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    Newsletter

    Ask the experts

    — This week some of the world’s best watch retailers offer their advice on buying a watch as a Christmas gift. We also bring you the first previews of the 2015...
    NOVEMBER 24, 2014
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    Why not...?

    The Panerai PAM 590

    — The collector's point of view on... a Luminor PAM 590 watch featuring a “Bettarini” case, “non matching” dial and “8 Giorni” inscription.
    NOVEMBER 24, 2014

Lexicon Translator

enFinishing

frFinissage

deFertigbearbeitung

esAcabamiento

itFinitura

Definition of the day

Finishing,

The final stage of an operation. On a watch case, finishing is the final assembly of the different parts of the watch so that they function.