Industry News

Bovet

The brand signs a partnership with the Asprey House

— The House of Bovet settles in at the iconic Asprey Boutique.
JULY 24, 2014
Boutique Asprey
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
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

Chaumet

Video. Lumière d'Eau

— For the Biennale des Antiquaires, in Paris, Chaumet has created twelve High Jewellery sets. Discover their genesis.
JULY 23, 2014
K2 1954 Vulcain

Vulcain

The ascent of K2: 60 years of excellence

— This summer, Vulcain pays tribute to the 60th anniversary of the ascent of K2 made by 14 climbers from the Italian Mountain Club in 1954.
JULY 23, 2014
Tourbillons in the 2014 Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix

Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix

The contenders in the tourbillon category

— Among the 25 candidates in the tourbillon category at this year’s Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix, we have selected some models that stand out through their originality and take a look at some of the serious contenders for the title.
JULY 23, 2014
Breguet Allemagne Bucherer

Breguet

Bucherer, in Frankfurt, presents a selection of Breguet watches

— The exhibition can be discovered until August 28th.
JULY 22, 2014
Safari

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
Blancpain Carrousel Moonphase, Harry Winston Project Z8, Breguet Classique Chronométrie

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 watchmaking group.
JULY 22, 2014
Patek Philippe et le 3ème Art

Arts and watches

The classic arts meet the watchmakers

— For this new rendezvous with the six first arts (architecture, sculpture, painting, music, poetry and dance), the art of time measurement (the 12th Art) displays boundless creativity on both aesthetic and technical levels.
JULY 21, 2014

Newsletter

White – fashion that never goes out of fashion

— Our watch reviews had a decidedly white theme last week, but we also sought to define true legends and true reliability.
JULY 21, 2014
Girard-Perregaux Michele Sofisti

Girard-Perregaux

Interview with Michele Sofisti

— The CEO of Girard-Perregaux evokes the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève, the brand investment and the sponsorship.
JULY 19, 2014

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Definition of the day

Applique,

On appelle appliques les chiffres des heures ou les signes découpés dans des plaques métalliques et ensuite collés ou rivés sur le cadran.