World Events


Blancpain Race Weekends

— This weekend, Monza hosted the first of the 2014 "Blancpain Race Weekends" and the Manufacture Blancpain invited its guests to discover the fascinating world of motorsports.
APRIL 19, 2014
Super Trofeo 2014, Monza © Blancpain
Period Room

Vacheron Constantin

Video. "Period Room" Exhibition

— Vacheron Constantin supports the "Period Room" exhibition that is held at the Palais de Tokyo in Paris until April 21, 2014.
APRIL 17, 2014
A. Lange & Söhne LANGE 1 TIMEZONE, special edition Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

A. Lange & Söhne

Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2014

— For the third time, A. Lange & Söhne supports the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este whose 2014 edition will evoke the atmosphere of “The Roaring Twenties”.
APRIL 16, 2014
Breguet booth at Baselworld


Exhibition during Baselworld

— Baselworld - Breguet held an exhibition staging a selection of eight inventions in a “high-tech” setting composed of experimental showcases designed to awaken the senses and spark curiosity.
APRIL 10, 2014
Arrivée des VIP à la soirée Hysek à Baselworld


VIP Party at Baselworld

— Baselworld - Hysek invited watch enthusiasts, collaborators as well as fans of the brand to a VIP party under the theme of skeleton watches.
APRIL 09, 2014
Alexis Pinturault © Richard Mille

Richard Mille

Alexis Pinturault

— The latest partner to join the Richard Mille family, Alexis Pinturault has ended this ski season in magnificent style.
MARCH 26, 2014
Piaget Gold Cup Final Match: Larry Boland, Michelle Hall & Jerry Hall


Piaget Gold Cup Final Match

— Piaget, returned to Palm Beach for the seventh consecutive year as the Official Timekeeper of the Piaget Gold Cup tournament at the International Polo Club in Palm Beach.
MARCH 26, 2014
King Power Paris St-Germain © Hublot


Video. King Power Paris Saint-Germain

— Hublot unveiled the King Power Paris Saint-Germain at the Ooredoo training centre. The event featured an exclusive appearance from players Edinson Cavani, Thiago Silva, Yohan Cabaye, Gregory Van Der Wiel and Salvatore Sirigu.
MARCH 24, 2014
Lewis Hamilton kicks off IWC Schaffhausen exhibition in Doha


Video. Lewis Hamilton in Doha

— Friend of the Brand Lewis Hamilton paid a visit to the 11th Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition to launch the Mercedes AMG Petronas Simulator.
MARCH 23, 2014
Maria Sharapova at the TAG Heuer tennis clinic event in Miami

TAG Heuer

Event with Maria Sharapova

— On March 17, 2014, Maria Sharapova took time off her training schedule to join TAG Heuer’s guests at the JW Marriott Marquis in Brickell Miami, where a tennis clinic was organized.
MARCH 23, 2014
Cuervo-y-sobrinos Cup

Cuervo y Sobrinos

Cuervo y Sobrinos Cup

— The summer classic car event in the heart of the Alps through Italy, Switzerland and Austria returns from 3 to 6 July.
MARCH 21, 2014
Jenson Button attends TAG Heuer's VIP cocktail in Melbourne

TAG Heuer

VIP Event in Melbourne

— Three times Australian Grand Prix champion and TAG Heuer ambassador, Jenson Button and many other VIP guests attended TAG Heuer’s cocktail party held at the Melbourne Flagship store.
MARCH 18, 2014
Pascal Raffy, Maria Bello, David Belle © Bovet 1822

Bovet 1822

Supportig Artists for Peace and Justice

— Bovet 1822 supported Artists for Peace and Justice by sponsoring the Hollywood Domino pre-Oscar event.
MARCH 14, 2014
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    Red Carpet

    — Stars shine in Piaget at the Film Independent Spirit Awards.
    MARCH 09, 2014
  • Thumbnail Rossy de Palma wearing Boucheron's Pompon earrings


    Rossy de Palma

    — On the occasion of the 39th Annual César Awards ceremony, Spanish actress Rossy de Palma chose to wear Boucheron creations.
    MARCH 04, 2014
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    Video. Spirit Awards in Los Angeles

    — Piaget presents its latest creations on the occasion of the 29th Film Independent Spirit Awards and welcomes Kristina Bazan to Los Angeles.
    MARCH 01, 2014
  • Thumbnail Slyde Poker for Pink


    At Pink Ribbon

    — This February 15, 2014, Slyde sponsored the «Poker for Pink» tour in association with Pink Ribbon Monaco.
    FEBRUARY 22, 2014
  • Thumbnail Nile Rogers with his Special limited BRIT nabucco watch © Raymond Weil

    Raymond Weil

    Brit Awards 2014

    — Raymond Weil, Official Watch & Timing Partner of the BRIT Awards, offered a special edition timepiece to some of the most recognised names in the music...
    FEBRUARY 22, 2014
  • Thumbnail Novak Djokovic and Shinji Hattori,  President and CEO of Seiko, in Melbourne


    Video. Djokovic, new ambassador

    — On January 10th, in Melbourne, Novak Djokovic was officially welcomed as Seiko's new ambassador. Images of the event.
    FEBRUARY 19, 2014

Lexicon Translator






Definition of the day


When a pendulum or balance oscillates, it moves between two extreme positions. The movement from one of these positions to the other and back counts as one oscillation. A balance usually produces 9,000 oscillations an hour, i.e. 18,000 vibrations.