World Events

Ralph Lauren

Julianne Moore wears a Ralph Lauren timepiece

— Julianne Moore wore a Ralph Lauren Slim Classique 32mm Rose Gold timepiece at the Spring 2015 Collection Show held in New York on September 11, 2014.
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
Julianne Moore, wearing Ralph Lauren timepiece
Serpenti Spiga

Bulgari

Serpenti Spiga

— A combination of precious metals and unexpected materials.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
Nile Rodgers and Girard-Perregaux

Girard-Perregaux

Partnership with Nile Rodgers

— A limited edition of the Shadow Hawk timepiece is unveiled celebrating the brand's partnership with the "We Are Family Foundation".
SEPTEMBER 20, 2014
TAG Heuer, Formula E starting grid in China

TAG Heuer

Green light for Formula E

— On Saturday, September 13th, in China, FIA Formula E was holding its first-ever race.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
Hollysiz, Pauline Ducruet, Olga Kurylenko en Boucheron

Boucheron

Red carpet at the Biennale des Antiquaires

— During the Gala Dinner, the French singer and actress Hollysiz, actress Olga Kurylenko and Pauline Ducruet of Monaco were the bright ambassadors of the Maison Boucheron.
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
Piaget

Piaget

Video. Gong Li shines with Extremely Piaget

— The 27th Biennale des Antiquaires in Paris.
SEPTEMBER 13, 2014
Jacob & Co Lady Gaga

Jacob & Co.

Lady Gaga wears Jacob & Co jewels

— Superstar sparkled on the red carpet in New York
SEPTEMBER 12, 2014
Concours d’Elégance Richard Mille  © David Carteron / Delos Communications

Richard Mille

Mechanical garden party

— A picnic, Renaissance gardens and classic cars: the first Richard Mille Concours d’Elégance was held at Chantilly this weekend.
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
Piaget Concours

Piaget

Video. Piaget Hamptons Cup 2014

— The film of the the third annual Piaget Hamptons Polo Cup, that took place at the polo field in Watermill, New York.
SEPTEMBER 05, 2014
Zenith

Zenith

Video. Exclusive event with the presence of Russell Westbrook in collaboration with Westime

— Presentation of the Pilot Type 20 Annual Calendar in Los Angeles.
AUGUST 25, 2014
Enric Sala, Explorer in Residence for National Geographic, Gary Knell, Chairman and CEO of National Geographic, Alain Delamuraz, Vice-President of Blancpain, Terry D. Garcia, Vice-President of National Geographic and david Bennett, Vice-President of National Geographic

Blancpain

Video. World Ocean Summit

— Blancpain was the lead sponsor of the World Ocean Summit, which took place in San Francisco earlier this year.
AUGUST 24, 2014
Dani Pedrosa

Cvstos

26th victory for Dani Pedrosa

— The number 26 secured his 26th victory in the Czech Republic.
AUGUST 23, 2014
Breguet Corée

Breguet

Event in South Korea

— Breguet renews its support to the Great Mountains International Music Festival & School for the 4th time.
AUGUST 16, 2014
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    de Grisogono

    Video. Fawaz's Birthday Party

    — It was the night of the stars in Porto Cervo. Dita von Teese fired up the awaited birthday party of Fawaz Gruosi...
    AUGUST 16, 2014
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    Jacob & Co.

    Event in Monaco

    — Jacob & Co.celebrated the launch of its annual exhibition in Monaco, with a glittering gala evening at the Hotel Hermitage on August 7th 2014.
    AUGUST 13, 2014
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    Longines

    Video. Ascot 2014

    — Longines Ambassador of Elegance Stefanie Graf spent the day at Royal Ascot 2014 as Longines celebrated eight years of being the Official Timekeeper of the...
    AUGUST 11, 2014

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Definition of the day

Carat,

Unit for measuring the content of gold alloys. The pure gold content of an alloy of 1 carat is 1/24th of the weight of the alloy. An alloy of 12 and 18 carats contains 12/24ths and 18/24ths of gold respectively. Pure gold is therefore 24 carats.