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Video. Spa 24 Hours with Abdulaziz Turki Al Faisal

— Episode 1 - The Racetrack
JULY 25, 2014
IWC 24H Spa Abdulaziz Turki AlFaisal video


Healthy Hermès

— Against the background of the Swatch Group results for the first half of 2014 published this week, the performance of Hermès, and in particular its watchmaking division, over the past few years seems all the more remarkable.
JULY 25, 2014
RSW Ladyland 6970.YP.TS9.9


Ladyland, black and chocolate

— Launched this spring at Baselworld, the new Ladyland collection also comprises dark yet very feminine models.
JULY 25, 2014
Walter Lange hands the diplomas over to the graduates © A. Lange & Söhne

A. Lange & Söhne

Living is learning...

— On 9 July 2014, seven A. Lange & Söhne trainees received their diplomas as certified watchmakers.
JULY 25, 2014
JeanRichard video Terrascope


Video. Terrascope collection

— Discover the various models from JeanRichard flagshipTerrascope collection.
JULY 25, 2014
Venturer Tourbillon Dual Time H. Moser & Cie

H. Moser & Cie

Venturer Tourbillon Dual Time

— H. Moser & Cie unveils some features of the new Venturer Tourbillon Dual Time, which will be revealed next September.
JULY 24, 2014
Boutique Asprey


The brand signs a partnership with the Asprey House

— The House of Bovet settles in at the iconic Asprey Boutique.
JULY 24, 2014
Barbara Monti CEO Eberhard&Co

Eberhard & Co

Barbara Monti, a smart lady with a hands-on approach

— Barbara Monti, CEO of Eberhard & Co, talks about her leadership position within a largely male-dominated environment and reveals the broad outlines of the brand’s future.
JULY 24, 2014
Frederique Constant Healey GMT 24H ref.350HS5B6

Frédérique Constant

Healey GMT 24H Collection

— Frédérique Constant continues its partnership with Austin Healey and launches the new Healey GMT 24H collection.
JULY 24, 2014
Maison Busan Korea Time Lapse TAG Heuer

TAG Heuer

Video. The Maison Busan Korea Time Lapse

— The Maison TAG Heuer which began its epic journey in Kuala Lumpur last February, then in Shangai and Bejing, is now in Busan-Korea.
JULY 24, 2014
Cristie Kerr Partenaire RM

Richard Mille

Cristie joins the Richard Mille Team of partners

— The Richard Mille family has just welcomed its latest partner, Cristie Kerr, who joins Italy’s Diana Luna in the lady’s team of professional golfers.
JULY 23, 2014
Chaumet video Lumière d'Eau


Video. Lumière d'Eau

— For the Biennale des Antiquaires, in Paris, Chaumet has created twelve High Jewellery sets. Discover their genesis.
JULY 23, 2014

Diver's watches

New names and old favourites

— A selection of this season’s diver’s watches offers a mixture of exciting new models from big names, re-issues of historical diver’s watches and some niche classics.
JULY 23, 2014
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    Ralph Lauren

    Under the safari umbrella

    — Ralph Lauren continues to explore the Safari theme. Join us on brief foray into an unusual world that promises the brand a wealth of appealing prospects.
    JULY 22, 2014
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    Video. 52 Super Series

    — Zenith is official timekeeper for the 52 Super Series. The watch El Primero Stratos Flyback takes part in the adventure.
    JULY 22, 2014
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    Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix

    A salvo from the Swatch Group

    — The 230 timepieces entered for this year’s Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix include some welcome new entrants from the stable of brands of the world’s biggest...
    JULY 22, 2014

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Crystallised carbon, the hardest of all known substances. A diamond is pure colourless carbon used in jewellery, where it is cut into facets to increase its brilliance. It is used in watchmaking to decorate bracelets, cases, bezels etc.Melody DiamondThe "Melody Diamond" was invented by Belgian-born Gabriel S. Tolkowsky and is a process by which the reflection of the light of each diamond is transposed into music. The melody produced by each stone provides gemmologists with a fresh tool for identifying stones.GOLden DiamondThis new form of diamond is not actually a diamond but a gold fragment that has been specially treated to enhance its resistance and faceted exactly like a natural diamond. This "stone" can be yellow, pink or white and, when subjected to complicated...