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Breitling Avenger Bandit

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Breitling presents the Avenger Bandit, a new timepiece inspired by the spirit of naval aviation.

The brand new version of the famous Avenger is out just in time for the upcoming BaselWorld trade show, which takes place from March 17 to 24, 2016. The Avenger line, which belongs to the Aeromarine model range, is distinguished from the other lines thanks to its removable rider tabs that serve as visual markers, grip aids, and to protect the sapphire crystal. This year's edition is an ultimately masculine, stealth-looking timepiece, which comes in a sturdy and large titanium case, measuring 45 mm in diameter. As announced by the brand, the...

Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire for BaselWorld 2016

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Ahead of Baselworld 2016, the popular Swiss watchmaker Hublot has given us a preview of its Big Bang Unico Sapphire, a unique, transparent wristwatch, cut straight from sapphire.

The house of Hublot is best known for its passion for innovation and breaking with the traditional savoir-faire. The Maison has experimented with unique, very hard materials, and even developed its own, scratch-resistant version of gold (Magic Gold). This time, Hublot turns to sapphire, a material of the remarkable hardness, the third hardest mineral, after diamond and moissanite. All high-end watches are typically fitted with a sapphire crystal, which is a transparent slice of solid sapphire that covers the dial and protects it from external s...

Kerbedanz Tree of Life

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The house of Kerbedanz has announced the launch of its latest creation – the Tree of Life.

Same as all other horological creations by the Neuchâtel-based manufacture, the Tree of life will be released in an ultra-exclusive series, comprising just 41 pieces. As always, in an attempt to give sense to something that is merely beautiful, Kerbedanz derives its inspiration from a universe of symbols. Each of Kerbedanz’s creations is pregnant with meaning, surrounded by the allegories, legends, myths, and symbols. Moreover, each of its horological creations is accompanied by a luxurious "Book of Birth," which tells the story about th...

Armin Strom Tourbillon Skeleton Earth

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Armin Strom presents a new version of its flagship Tourbillon Skeleton model.

The Armin Strom tourbillon collection, which is inspired by the four elements, now welcomes the Earth model. The exquisite new timepiece, which is designed to underline the technical powers of the Maison, is hand-skeletonized and examined by the master Armin Strom himself. The heavy skeletonizing underlines the movement’s mechanical artistry, while the black PVD coating emphasizes its layered construction. The unique architecture of the movement enables the wearer to admire the motion of the double going barrel, while the watch is woun...

Corum Bubbliamonds High Jewelry Skeleton

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In 2015, Corum revisited its highly popular Bubble watch, a range of timepieces that originally came out in 2000.

The original creation, designed by Severin Wunderman, was modeled after an experimental deep-sea dive watch from the 1960s, which had a huge domed crystal covering a dial. The upbeat, oversized Bubble, grabbed everyone’s attention thanks to its radical design, and a large, tall sapphire crystal evoking a bubble. Even though it was considered one of the most emblematic watches of the era, the Bubble watch was soon discontinued. It only made a couple of more appearances, in some very limited editions, before it made a major come back in 201...

Romain Jerome Skylab 48 Speed Metal Skull

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One of the rare Swiss independent watchmakers, Romain Jerome, presents a new version of the skull-inspired timepiece

This time, the new Skylab 48 Skull Collection brings a fresh new, colorful twist to the highly technical timepiece. The skull motif is among the most prominent decorative elements of the Maison. From "Día de los Muertos,” drawn from traditional Mexican decorations, to the artistic collaborations with John M. Armleder, whose skull-themed works are inspired by Amerindian culture, Romain Jerome uses skulls as a recurring motif...     The highly technical Skylab 48 Speed Metal, with its skeleton architecture an...

Breitling Navitimer 01 Limited Edition

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The house of Breitling is introducing its iconic Navitimer in a special 1000-piece limited edition.

The house of Breitling is introducing its iconic Navitimer in a special 1000-piece limited edition. This time, the number one watch for pilots and dedicated aviation fans comes in an exclusive series featuring a dark gray dial with black counters. The legendary Navitimer is the world’s oldest continuously produced Chronograph in the world. The aviator chronograph was brought onto the market in 1952, and it immediately became the official watch of the “Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association” (AOPA). In its early years, the N...

F.P.Journe Octa Divine 42mm

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F.P. Journe, a famous high-end watch manufacture of Switzerland introduces the new model to its emblematic Octa collection.

Same as its predecessors, Chronomètre Optimum, the Quantième Perpétuel and the Octa Lune, the Octa Divine has also been completely redesigned to embrace a 42mm diameter. The new creation remains perfectly legible, featuring an elegant, reduced, uncluttered profile. Previously, the Octa Divine was the only model of the Octa range available in 36 and 40 mm versions. The most recognizable element of the Octa Divine is its sub-seconds in the lower right-hand section, and the hours and minutes circles screwed to the dial. All o...

Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Off-Centered Onyx

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  The newest addition to the Grande Seconde range is also one of the novelties that the famous watchmaking brand will present at this year's BaselWorld trade show. The completely black creation embodies the essential Jaquet Droz design codes, but with an edgy modern twist. The core design features of this model were envisioned back in the 18th century, when Pierre Jaquet-Droz revolutionized watchmaking by creating a completely innovative watch face with two barely superimposed dials. The off-centered dial at 6 o’clock marks the seco...

Montblanc Collection Villeret Tourbillon Cylindrique Pocket Watch 110 Years Edition for SIHH 2016

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The house of Montblanc has presented two unique horological creations: a limited edition of eight Montblanc Collection Villeret Tourbillon Cylindrique Pocket Watches 110 Years Edition and a one-of-a-kind Villeret Tourbillon Cylindrique Pocket Watch & Navigator 110 Years Edition.

Both models were unveiled a couple of days ago, at the SIHH 2016 exhibition. As explained by the Maison’s representatives, these are celebratory issues designed for the occasion of the Manufacture’s 110th birthday. The watches are inspired by historical marine chronometers, symbols of precision and performance, which guided navigators across the ocean over a century ago. The new Montblanc Collection Villeret Tourbillon Cylindrique Pocket Watch 110 Years Edition, which is available in a limited series of eight pieces, features some of the mo...

Hublot Big Bang Unico Retrograde Chronographs for UEFA

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For Geneva Days 2016, the house of Hublot releases two football-inspired limited editions of its famous Big Bang Unico Retrograde Chronograph Model. One of them celebrates the UEFA Euro 2016, while the other is dedicated to the UEFA Champions League.

In this way, Hublot marks the 10th anniversary of its Hublot loves football program, honoring all of the clubs, coaches, players, and world cups that have been collaborating with the brand for all these years. To remind, Hublot has been collaborating with some of the world’s major players such as Pelé, Mourinho, Shaqiri, Scolari, Roy Hodgson, Alex Ferguson, and David Trézéguet. Some of them are Hublot’s official ambassadors, while the others are friends of the brand. The clubs, such as Ajax, Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germ...

Ulysse Nardin Royal Python Skeleton Tourbillon

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The house of Ulysse Nardin has just released the exotic new timepiece named Royal Python Skeleton Tourbillon. This skeleton masterpiece is said to be all about transparent beauty. The master watchmakers have reduced its movement to the bare essentials, thus enabling that the inner workings to become the form of art. The intertwining of positive and negative spaces, hollows and meticulously finished surfaces, creates a rare piece of work of untamed beauty. The watch is powered by the manufacture caliber UN-170, which uses silicon technology...

Panerai Radiomir 1940 3 Days and Luminor 1950 3 Days Special Editions

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On the occasion of the SIHH 2016 exhibition, the house of Panerai has unveiled a couple of special editions. Among them, the Radiomir 1940 and Luminor 1950 hold a very special place.

The new Offcine Panerai special editions are fitted with brown dials, to tell a story of the brand that revolutionized the legibility of wristwatches in low light conditions. The names of these models, which today identify the cases, originally denoted the two luminous materials. Radiomir was a powder based on radium, the same one that was used on the dial of the first-ever Panerai watch from 1936. The first Radiomir watches were specifically designed for military use, and they were exclusively worn by the Italian frogmen force "Gamma". For a l...

Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Perpetual Calendar Excellence Platine

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Introducing the Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Perpetual Calendar Excellence Platine for SIHH 2016

Vacheron Constantin has presented numerous new releases at the SIHH 2016, among them, the platinum version of the Patrimony Perpetual Calendar takes a very special place. The newest member of the Patrimony collection also joins the Collection Excellence Platine. For those of you who are not familiar with the concept, the Collection Excellence Platine comprises the Maison’s most esteemed timepieces, only rendered completely in platinum! And, that means much more than just a platinum case! All the watches of the Collection Excellence Platine feat...

Piaget Altiplano Rose for SIHH 2016

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The house of Piaget has just unveiled three astonishing new editions of its ultra-thin Piaget Altiplano Rose 38m. For the fifth consecutive year, the slender and elegant Altiplano highlights the artistic crafts and epitomizes the excellence of the Maison. Three gorgeous dials represent the captivating beauty of the Yves Piaget rose in wood/mother-of-pearl marquetry, wood marquetry, and gold engraving.

Yves Piaget was one of the passionate devotees of roses, to the point of having the Meilland rose-growing company to name one of its roses after him. The Yves Piaget rose, composed of 80 serrated blush-pink petals, has been continually reinvented in Piaget’s collections. In In 2012, on the occasion of the rose’s 30th birthday, the Maison chose to praise it through a sequence of Jewellery and High Jewellery creations. The Piaget watchmakers also caught its beauty on Altiplano dials, and magnified it using the traditional artistic crafts. First y...

Piaget Emperador Coussin XL 700P

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Piaget introduces the Emperador Coussin XL 700P, a watch powered by Piaget's first hybrid movement.

On the occasion of the SIHH 2016, Piaget unveils the Emperador Coussin XL 700P. This exclusive new concept watch is issued in a 118-piece limited series, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of its first in-house quartz movement, the ultra-thin 7P calibre. This innovative timepiece features unites a mechanical calibre and a generator, two major skills of the Manufacture Piaget. The Maison not only that stands out for its expertise in the development of ultra-thin calibres, but it also has a range of superior Quartz movements developed for many of...

Harry Winston Midnight Stalactites Automatic for Valentine's Day 2016

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Harry Winston introduces th Midnight Stalactites Automatic Valentine's Day Edition

Just in time for in time for Valentine’s Day, the house of Harry Winston introduces the new Harry Winston Midnight Stalactites Automatic 36mm. As announced by the brand, the new timepiece brings a romantic sensibility to the flagship Midnight collection, which comprises elegant and timelessly classical timepieces. For this special occasion, the watchmakers of the Maison have chosen to dress a delicate mother-of-pearl dial with diamonds, pink sapphires and rubies. The gem-setting evokes the icicle-shaped formations found only in nature. T...

Audemars Piguet Millenary Watches for SIHH 2016

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On the occasion of the SIHH 2016 exhibition, the house of Audemars Piguet has unveiled a number of new “Icons & Legends” pieces. This themed collection unites avant-garde, cutting-edge technology with over 140 years of the Manufacture’s savoir-faire. The watches from this special series represent the most daring expressions of present-day design, while two new Millenary models stand out with their new stunningly original designs.

The Millenary collection, distinguished the union of contemporary design and traditional mechanical skill, was introduced in 1995, no less than two decades ago. The range includes a vast selection of refined mechanical watches with sizeable oval cases and distinctive off-centered dials. Its elliptic silhouette is inspired by an old case design from 1951. Revamped back in 1995, the design was named “Millenary” in honor of the approaching third millennium. What makes it so exclusive is the exclusive dial structure that reveals components of the...

Louis Moinet Memoris 200th Anniversary timepiece

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Introducing the Louis Moinet Memoris 200th Anniversary timepiece

On the occasion of the BaselWorld 2015 trade show, the house of Louis Moinet introduced a new collection designed in honor its founder, Louis Moinet, who will be remembered as the inventor of the chronograph. The Memoris timepiece was introduced as the most important launch the house of Louis Moinet has ever done. For the brand, it represents a historic crossroad - the Ateliers’ tenth anniversary, and the bi-centenary of the chronograph invented by Louis Moinet. For 2016, the Memoris collection welcomes a new addition, the first chronograph-wat...

H. Moser & Cie. Swiss Alp Watch for SIHH 2016

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H. Moser & Cie. introduces Swiss Alp Watch

While most of the watch making brands are expanding their boundaries to embrace the growing trend of smartwatches, the house of H. Moser & Cie. has decided to celebrate the good old values essential to Swiss watchmaking. Just before the SIHH 2016 exhibition, H. Moser & Cie. Has unveiled its most recent creation – the Swiss Alp Watch – which is said to be the symbol of resisting the challenge of the smartwatch. As the brand’s representatives believe, the future of Swiss fine watchmaking will be bright, but only if it continues to innovate and be...

Cuervo y Sobrinos Historiador Clasico

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Cuervo y Sobrinos introduces the new Historidador Clásico timepiece.

Cuervo y Sobrinos in a brand founded by Armando Río y Cuervo and his brothers, in late 19th century Havana. From the end of the 19th century to the late 50s, Cuba’s colorful capital was center of luxury and prestige for the world’s elite. Armando Rio & Cuervo ran the jewelry and watchmaking business, and grew to become famous by selling Swiss pocket watches. Soon, Don Armando began to develop and produce his own watches, under the brand Cuervo y Sobrinos. The business flourished until the late 50's, when Fidel Castro sworn in as prime minister...

Breitling Chronomat 44 Blacksteel

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Breitling presents a new version of its ultimate aviation chronograph – the Chronomat 44 Blacksteel. The Chronomat was released in 1941, and ever since then it has remained one of the best selling watches produced by Breitling. The design of the first Chronomat was strongly influenced by the look of military watches, while the current Chronomat, which was introduced in 2009, is the first watch produced entirely in-house by Breitling. Since 2009, Breitling Chronomat is powered by the in-house B01 caliber, which, like the rest of Breitling’s move...

MB&F Legacy Machine 101 Platinum for SIHH 2016

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On the occasion of the SIHH 2016 exhibition, the house of MB&F will be releasing its popular LM101 model in platinum.

The original LM101 was launched back in 2014, in white and rose gold variants. While it still remains the most practical and the most affordable of all MB&F watches, the LM101 now houses the very first movement developed entirely in-house by MB&F. This classically sized 40mm wristwatch is nothing like the Manufacture’s earlier releases. While the first Horological Machines were more like small series of radical concept watches, the LM101 looks like any conventional high-end timepiece, even though it still sustains the innovativeness that MB&F i...

Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda Metrogrape Bleu Abyss

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The house of Parmigiani Fleurier has just introduced a new reference to its Tonda Metrographe collection.

This time, the famous manufacture from Fleurier, Switzerland, presents its Tonda Metrogrape model with a gorgeous Bleu Abyss dial. The master dial-maker at the Parmigiani Fleurier manufacture creates the brand's signature Abyss blue shade in a specialist electroplating bath, with a certain current, and at a perfectly controlled temperature. She dips the support into the tank where, under the effect of electrolysis, the color is transformed from bright orange to a rust-colored brown. In the next step, the purple tones appear, and, finally, the b...

Blancpain Ladybird Saint Valentine’s Day 2016

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Blancpain presents is flagship Ladybird model in a new, limited edition. This time, Blancpain’s Ladybird celebrates the magic of love. For the 16th time, the Manufacture from Le Brassus presents a special timepiece designed for Valentine’s Day 2016.

The Blancpain Ladybird Saint Valentine’s Day 2016 is a modern version of the iconic model from Blancpain’s Women collection. The Ladybird was first introduced back in 1956, and it was the world’s smallest round watch at the time. In 2016, the Ladybird returns with a mother-of-pearl dial graced dazzling brilliant-cut diamonds. This charming new model features a nacre marquetry heart at the center of the dial, having the upper portion adorned with diamonds and rubies. The watch is made of white gold, and it measures 21.5mm in diameter. Its...

Harry Winston Premier Moon Phase 36mm

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Harry Winston is adding a new piece to its Premier Collection. This time, the prestige Premier range welcomes the Premier Moon Phase 36mm, a beautiful feminine timepiece that unites the beauty and delicacy of mother-of-pearl, with the romantic moon phase complication.

The central feature of the new Harry Winston creation is a moon phase complication, which depicts the serene beauty of the celestial sky. The lovely personification of the moon appears to travel across the small section of the dial, before disappearing behind a white mother-of-pearl. The mysterious and exciting dynamic of the lunar cycle is depicted using the blue mother-of-pearl moon phase disc with gold moon. The delicate dial is decorated using different artistic techniques and materials, which results in its three-dimensional aesthet...

IWC Schaffhausen Aquatimers for 2016

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IWC Schaffhausen has announced the launch of three new Aquatimer references. The new watches will be presented in a couple of days, at the SIHH 2016 trade show in Geneve.

The new IWC range comprises the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “La Cumbre Volcano”, which is limited to 500 pieces, the Aquatimer Automatic dressed in black and yellow, and the Aquatimer Automatic Edition “Expedition Jacques-Yves Cousteau,” honoring the French scuba-diving pioneer. The three new Aquatimers belong to the range of sporty and dynamic diver’s watches, which has been updated and modernized in 2014. The same watch family is now being furthermore extended, to include three new models. IWC the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “L...

IWC Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch 55 and 48

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IWC, a famous luxury Swiss watch manufacturer located in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, has just announced some of its most exciting new releases for 2016. The brand has given us a preview of its new Pilot's Watches: Big Pilot's Heritage Watch 55, and Big Pilot's Heritage Watch 48. The watches will be officially unveiled together with the additional 20 new references later this month, at SIHH exhibition in Geneva.

For 75 years, the emblematic Big Pilot’s Watch has been the largest watch ever made in the IWC workshops. However, this year, the house of the IWC will set a new milestone, the Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch 55, with an outstanding 55-millimeter case diameter. This special, collector's piece that obscures a record that was set back in 1940, is issued in a limited edition comprising 100 exemplars, and available exclusively from selected IWC boutiques all over the world. The Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch 48, which resembles the historical model, but is...

Van Cleef & Arples Lady Arpels Peau d’Âne Forêt enchantée

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On the occasion of the Watches & Wonders exhibition, the house of Van Cleef & Arples revealed a unique Lady Arpels Peau d’Âne Forêt enchantée wristwatch, with a breathtaking gem-set dial.

The new member of the Extraordinary Dials™ collection, the Lady Arpels Peau d’Âne Forêt enchantée, boasts a completely unique, colorful watch face, which demonstrates the jewelry expertise cultivated by Van Cleef & Arpels. The picturesque scene, rendered in diamonds, sapphires, emeralds and garnets, is said to be inspired by Charles Perrault’s illustrious “Donkey Skin” fairy tale. For the very first time ever, the artisans of the Maison have combined the arts of gem-setting, sculpture, engraving on gold, and miniature painting, to enliven the e...

Louis Moinet UAE Falcon

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On the occasion of the Dubai Watch Week, In October 2015, the house of Louis Moinet revealed the UAE Falcon, a model designed as a tribute to the United Arab Emirates. This special Louis Moinet timepiece commemorates the first edition of the Dubai Watch Week, bearing a powerful emblem – a pure platinum falcon, which is the symbol of the Unitd Arab Emirates. Falcon is the national bird of UAE and, a symbol of force and courage. In Arabic, its name means „purebred bird.“ Falconry holds the most prominent place in Arab tradition and culture, while...

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Yellow Gold for SIHH 2016

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The house of Audemars Piguet is bring the lasting gleam of yellow gold back to the forefront, with the new rendition of its popular Royal Oak model.

The new Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, reference 26574BA.OO.1220BA.01, returns the luxury watchmaking to its most elemental material: yellow gold. The iconic Royal Oak model, which was introduced back in 1972, was the first luxury wristwatch made of stainless steel. With this epic release, the stainless steel was introduced to the world of watchmaking in a grand manner: meticulously crafted, polished and decorated - just like a precious metal. Ever since then, Audemars Piguet explored traditional and unconventional such as platinum, carbon, alac...

Montblanc ExoTourbillon Minute Chronograph Vasco da Gama Diamonds Limited

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Earlier this year, in September, the house of Montblanc unveiled the limited edition, diamond-set ExoTourbillon Minute Chronograph Vasco da Gama wristwatch, a piece that combines two of the most prized chronometric complications: a chronograph and a patented tourbillon. For this special edition, the gorgeous Montblanc ExoTourbillon Minute Chronograph Vasco da Gama model is set with diamonds, and presented in a 44 mm-diameter white gold case.

The exceptional multi-leveled dial, staging the two complications of the timepiece, is decorated with dark blue aventurine, and embraced by 76 diamonds. The balance wheel is completely disclosed, and surrounded by a semi-precious stone that evokes a starry night. The aventurine is used for the upper portion of the dial, thus referencing the sky of the southern hemisphere that guided Vasco da Gama during his voyage. A single diamond, cut in the shape of the Montblanc insignia, shines at 12 o’clock, while the center of the dial features a blue “...

Cartier Cle de Cartier Squelette Automatique for SIHH 2016

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SIHH 2016 Preview - Cartier Cle de Cartier Squelette Automatique

The house of Cartier has given us the opportunity to see a number of its new models, before the rest of the public sees them in January, at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH), in Geneva. A couple of days ago, we saw the Cartier Pantheres et Colibri watch, with quite a unique power reserve indicator. Today, we'll take a closer look at Cartier Clé de Cartier Squelette Automatique, a model that beautifully demonstrates the Maison's know-how in the art of skeletonization. In Cartier Clé de Cartier Squelette Automatique, th...

Cartier Pantheres et Colibri watch for SIHH 2016

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SIHH 2016 Preview: Cartier Pantheres et Colibri watch.

Ahead of the SIHH 2016 exhibition, the house of Cartier presents its new Panthères et Colibri watch, featuring one of the brand’s most recognizable motifs, but in a new, even more refined form. The Panthères et Colibri timepiece is a delicate and feminine creation, dressed in white gold and lit by diamonds. Its deep black lacquered dial reveals an image of a female panther, rendered in white and black diamonds. A small golden hummingbird is depicted fluttering alongside, matched with two golden hands for off-center hours and minutes. The...

Jaquet Droz Year of the Monkey Collection

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The house of Jaquet Droz celebrates the Chinese New Year with four new exceptional models inspired by the sign of the Fire Monkey.

With this new capsule collection, Jaquet Droz celebrates its historic ties with China, since its founder was among the first European craftsmen to discover the Middle Kingdom in the 18th century, and was permitted to showcase his creations to courtiers in the heart of the Forbidden City. Joining in with the Chinese New Year celebrations, the artisans of the Maison have designed two new models—each available in two versions—based on the emblematic Petite Heure Minute. The dials of the watches belonging to the Year of the Monkey collecti...

Breitling Exospace B55

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Earlier this year, on the occasion of the BaselWorld 2015 trade show, Breitling introduced the B55 Connected smartwatch. Reinventing the connected watch, the house of Breitling has placed the smartphone in its service, to extend its functionality and user-friendliness. In December 2015, Breitling is ending the year in style with Exospace B55, the new connected watch, which is specifically designed for aviation professionals.

Same as its connected predecessor, the Breitling Exospace B55 is a connected chronograph that facilitates Bluetooth technology, winds up via USB port, and connects to the wearer’s smartphone to perform crucial adjustments (time-setting, time zones, alarms, display and operating parameters, night mode, etc.). On the other hand, the user can upload from the watch to the smartphone the results of different measurements (flight times, recorded times with split times, lap times, etc.) to store them, read them more easily, or share them socially. The...

Ulysse Nardin Year of the Monkey Classico

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The house of Ulysse Nardin is joining in with the Chinese New Year Celebrations.

The famous Swiss watchmaking brand is adding a new model to its Classico Collection. The new addition is the “Year of the Monkey” timepiece, a watch that welcomes the changes of the moon, which starts at the beginning of this lunar (moon) calendar, on February 8, 2016, and ends with the Lantern Festival, 14 days later. For the occasion, Ulysse Nardin unveils a special, limited edition timepiece, with a beautifully decorated dial graced with an image of the monkey. Designed in a comic strip-like style, the monkey appears as if it leaps throug...

Piaget Altiplano 38 mm Year of the Monkey

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The house of Piaget is joining the celebration of the Chinese New Year with a special edition of its flagship Altiplano model. Every year since 2012, Piaget has created a new watch within its Art & Excellence collection, staging the upcoming year’s zodiac sign. For the next year will be the Year of the Monkey, the brand has created a hand-made dial depicting the seated monkey holding a peach – a symbol of immortality. This year’s model is from the Altiplano watch family, and it measures 38mm in diameter.

The dial of the Piaget Altiplano 38 mm Year of the Monkey is decorated by the hand of master enameler Anita Porchet, using the technique of Cloisonné enamelling. In her exceptional interpretation of the traditional Chinese imagery, the monkey is depicted against a soft greyish background, which resembles a winter sky. To ensure clear vision, and better isolate colors, she partitioned the enamel using cloisons, which are compartments created on the surface of the dial, by soldering silver wires placed on their edges. To create this breat...

Montblanc TimeWalker ExoTourbillon Minute Chronograph for SIHH 2016

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The house of Montblanc is adding a new timepiece to its TimeWalker collection. In January 2016, on the occasion of the SIHH exhibition, Montblanc will unveil the brand new TimeWalker ExoTourbillon Minute Chronograph, powered by the Maison’s exclusive in-house patented ExoTourbillon, which was introduced last January on a model of the Heritage Chronométrie collection. For the first time ever, the TimeWalker collection of urban, contemporary timepieces, will welcome a new watch that combines a high performance regulating organ with a monopusher chronograph, which will be limited to 100 pieces worldwide.

Thanks to the ExoTourbillon complication, the new Montblanc TimeWalker ExoTourbillon Minute Chronograph brings some serious innovations to this contemporary range, while retaining the Timewalker's recognizable DNA. This limited edition model is made of lightweight and highly resistant materials, such as titanium, carbon fiber and DLC. Its dial repeats the signature TimeWalker aesthetics, which reflects in its large apertures, minimalized bezels, and distinctive contoured typography, lancet-shaped hands and skeletonized horns. The patented Ex...

Baume et Mercier Clifton Chronograph Complete Calendar for SIHH 2016

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The house of Baume & Mercier announces that the all new Clifton Chronograph Complete Calendar model is joining its flagship Clifton line, which is inspired by the historical timepieces from the Golden Fifties. The Clifton range, launched in 2013, is dedicated to modern customers who are looking for a classic and yet contemporary timepiece. Clifton collection, which is immediately recognizable by its watches with double-beveled case bands, now welcomes a new small complication timepiece that combines a chronograph function with a complete calendar.

The new Baume & Mercier Chronograph Complete Calendar, which will be unveiled on the occasion of the SIHH 2016 exhibition, is a lovely everyday sporty elegant watch made of polished and satin finished stainless steel. The watch case has a diameter of 43 mm, and it is 12mm thick. The crisp white dial at first appears to be rather busy, even though it remains highly legible. It features 8 different hands, 3 sub-counters, and 3 windows for timing, chronograph, and calendar function. The hours and minutes are indicated traditionally, with centra...

Corum Bubble Op Art Models

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Corum introduces new variants of its famous Bubble model - the Corum Bubble Squelette, the Corum Bubble Paiste, and the Corum Bubble Op Art…

Back in 2000, the house of Corum introduced its contemporary oversized model named the Bubble. This radical and modern timepiece, distinguished by its large and tall sapphire crystal, became an instant hit. The Bubble was envisioned by the late Severin Wunderman, who was inspired by an experimental deep-sea dive watch from the 1960s, which was equipped with a huge domed crystal to survive the pressure of the ocean. In 2015, for the occasion of the 15th anniversary of this flagship model, Corum has revived it as the part of the Heritage collecti...

Ulysse Nardin introduces the new Ulysse Anchor Tourbillon

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Ulysse Nardin introduces the new Ulysse Anchor Tourbillon

The house of Ulysse Nardin presents the new Ulysse Anchor Tourbillon, a watch powered by the Maison’s awarded movement, the most recent being the Tourbillon Watch Prize from the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG). The Ulysse Anchor Tourbillon, a model that was first introduced earlier this year, on the occasion of the BaselWorld trade show, is a special type of tourbillon that incorporates the constant Ulysse Anchor escapement, which is entirely made of silicon, and designed by the principles of flexible mechanisms, exploiting the elastic...

H. Moser & Cie. Endeavour Perpetual Calendar Concept

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H. Moser & Cie. debuts at SIHH 2016.

The Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) is certainly the most important event in high-end watchmaking industry. This annual exhibition, which takes place each January, in Geneva, has already celebrated its quarter century of existence. Next year, for its 26th edition, the number of exhibitors is increasing to 24. While the house of Ralph Lauren is gone, H. Moser & Cie. is one of the brands that will exhibit at the watch fair for the first time ever. The inaugural appearance of the brand has already been announced to the members of...

Zenith Pilot Extra Special for The Watch Gallery

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The house of Zenith presents a new limited edition version of the Zenith Pilot Extra Special. This time, the famous pilot’s watch is issued in a 35-piece limited edition, as a part of the exclusive collaboration with prestigious British luxury watch retailer, The Watch Gallery.

The Zenith Pilot Extra Special has been announced as The Watch Gallery’s best collaboration ever. The watch is, actually a re-imagined version of the historical Zenith Pilot timepiece, whose design is inspired by the on-board instruments that Zenith made in the early days of aeronautics. The oversized luminescent Arabic numerals, as well as a large ratcheted screwed-in crown enabling adjustment with gloved hands, are the most recognizable elements of all Zenith Pilot watches. In its modern rendition, the Zenith Pilot Extra Special for The Watch...

Richard Mille RM 07-02 Pink Lady Sapphire

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The house of Richard Mille is adding a new timepiece to its refined collection of feminine timepieces. This time, the brand introduces the RM 07-02 Automatic Pink Sapphire, which is a gorgeous, diamond-stud wristwatch inspired by the famous Pink Lady cocktail.

As explained by the brand, the famous drink, which was introduced during the 1930s, was born out of a desire to modernize the chauvinist customs of clubs. In the same manner, the RM 07-02 Pink Lady Sapphire brings a feminine approach to high-end watchmaking, while its pink color serves as a nod to the famous drink. This beautiful new watch is made from sections of pink sapphire, which is sourced from a single block. Its entire case-band, its bezel, and the case back, are crafted from sapphire, which means that the movement is visible from al...

Harry Winston Premier Monkey Automatic 36mm

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Harry Winston welcomes the Chinese Year of the Monkey, which begins on February 8th, 2016. To celebrate the occasion, this famous Swiss watchmaker adds a new limited edition timepiece to its exclusive Premier collection.

The artists of the Maison have designed the Premier Monkey Automatic, a watch that offers an interpretation of the ninth of the 12 animals in the Chinese zodiac. A small figure of a monkey, crafted from noble gold, is suspended on a dial from glittering gemstones, and set against the gorgeous backdrop of pink and gold. The Premier Monkey Automatic 36mm, by Harry Winston, features a rare pink mother of pearl dial embellished with flecks of 24-karat gold. The golden flecks have been set individually, one by one, in delicately carved hollows, t...

Ulysse Nardin Executive Lady in colors

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The house of Ulysse Nardin is adding three new references to its Executive Lady Dual Time Range.

This line of highly sophisticated wrist watches is aimed at businesswomen, strong and confident ladies, who are also frequent travelers. This watch, although purely feminine in style, utilizes the self-winding mechanical movement, thus ensuring the same level of technical excellence and precision as its male counterpart - the Ulysse Nardin Executive Dual Time. The case houses Ulysse Nardin’s in-house movement Caliber UN-24, which is equipped with the Ulysse Nardin patented Dual Time system that enables quick and easy time zone juggling....

Longines Conquest 1/100th St. Moritz

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The house of Longines celebrates its successful partnership with the luxury resort St. Moritz with a brand new Conquest 1/100th St. Moritz timepiece.

Longines, the Official Timekeeper of the Alpine village of St. Moritz, presents a new version of its most accurate chronograph, which is, this time, dedicated to the world famous Swiss ski resort. The Longines Conquest 1/100th chronograph, which is able to keep time to one hundredth of a second precision, now comes in a special edition dedicated to the opening of a new ski season in St. Moritz. The Conquest 1/100th series is a new line of watches designed with athletes, professionals and sports fans in mind. These powerful time machines are cap...

Ochs und Junior Moon Phase Blue Patina

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Ochs und Junior introduces a new version of its Moon Phase Patina model which offers the most accurate moon phase calculation in a wristwatch.

The house of Ochs and Junior was established in 2006 by Ludwig Oechslin, a renowned watchmaker famous for his collaboration with Ulysse Nardin. The Moon Phase Patina watch was first unveiled about three years ago, and it immediately caught the attention of the public thanks to its simple design, perfect legibility, and the most accurate possible calculation of moon phases. In December 2015, Ochs and Junior unveils its Moon Phase Blue Patina watch, which comes with glorious new dials in blue, blue-black, and grey hues. The shades are not...

Hublot Spirit of Big Bang for Bruce Lee

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Hublot celebrates Bruce Lee's 75th birthday anniversary with a special, commemorative timepiece and a memorial exhibition!

To pay tribute to the most influential martial artists of all time, a pop culture icon of the 20th century, and his personal philosophy, Hublot unveils the Spirit of Big Bang for Bruce Lee timepiece. The new limited edition watch is designed in collaborating with the Bruce Lee Foundation, same as the “Legend Never Dies: Bruce Lee 75th anniversary Memorial Exhibition”. The commemorative exhibition was held at the Gateway Arcade in Harbour City – HK and open to the public from November 23rd to 29th. The exhibition featured a retrospective of Bru...