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News // News models // Friday, 6 March 2015

Franck Muller Vanguard Gravity

Following the success of the Vanguard Collection, Franck Muller is pleased to introduce the new Vanguard Gravity - a true symbol of technological avant-garde, teamed with a sporty approach, combining perfect lines while evoking the remarkable power of the time piece. A new concept of tourbillon cage is demonstrated by its innovative elliptical shape and structure in aluminium. The bridge and the...

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News // News models // Thursday, 5 March 2015

Bulgari Tourbillon Saphir Ultranero

Its black transparency creates a truly striking effect. Within the category of complicated watches, the Tourbillon Saphir Ultranero stands out in several ways. The supremely classic tourbillon complication is housed within a sapphire crystal case supported by a titanium structure. Its DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) treatment creates a surprising contrast, combining the transparency revealing the...

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Trade fairs // Baselword 2015 // Thursday, 5 March 2015

Classics in the offing at Baselworld

With the countdown to the Basel watch and jewellery show underway, certain brands have already lifted a corner of the veil on the products they'll be launching there. As already seen at this year's Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, watchmakers are revising their classics. Two-handers, three-handers, chronos with two counters, 1960s even 1980s styles are all the rage. Together with...

Christophe Roulet

News // Events // Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Vacheron Constantin renews its support of European Artistic Crafts Days

For the fifth consecutive year, Vacheron Constantin is confirming its attachment to Artist Crafts by renewing its support of the European Artistic Crafts Days (JEMA) will take place from March 27th to 29th 2015 in a dozen different countries, including Switzerland, thus enabling the public to become acquainted with these skills and to spark future career interests. Vacheron Constantin and the...

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News // Events // Tuesday, 3 March 2015

The FHH announces the official launch of its China Mission

The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie announces the official launch of its China Mission to enhance the culture of Fine Watchmaking in the Greater China region. The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie believes that the transfer of knowledge is of great importance to Fine Watchmaking, as it is by passing on expertise and experience that essential skills are preserved and the long-term future of the...

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Markets - // In the market // Monday, 2 March 2015

Time for a reboot at Perrelet

Under the tutelage of Miguel Rodriguez and the Festina group since 2004, the brand has weathered the past few years with a slightly vague strategy. But apparently things are set to change, or at least that’s the aim of new General Manager Tristan Boyer de Bouillane, who arrived at the helm of the company in December. This will be no easy task, as he intends a thorough clean up on all fronts:...

Thierry Brandt

News // Events // Monday, 2 March 2015

TAG Heuer has organized an extraordinary car-stroll downtown Geneva

TAG Heuer, founding partner and official timekeeper of the new FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully electric motor-racing series, has organized an extraordinary car-stroll downtown Geneva up to the Mont-Blanc Bridge. Behind the wheels, the young Swiss driver Simona de Silvestro. Objective: to help make an ePrix event possible in Switzerland in the very near future. The last...

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News // News models // Friday, 27 February 2015

Piaget Mediterranean Garden

A High Jewellery collection inspired by the intense beauty and the glamour of the Riviera Celebrating the free spirit of the 1960s and 1970s, the Extremely Piaget collection recalls a stellar period of creativity and innovation in the history of the Maison, marked by an explosion of colour and new shapes, and enhanced by the most precious materials: diamonds, colourful stones and exquisite...

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News // News models // Thursday, 26 February 2015

Breitling Colt chronograph automatic

Breitling interprets the technical, understated and efficient styling of the Colt collection in a new chronograph powered by a selfwinding movement. Exactly what it needs to keep ahead of the game, including at the famous Red Bull Air Race for which Breitling serves as official timekeeper. The Colt was first launched in the 1980s and initially intended for the armed forces, before appealing to a...

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History // Museums // Friday, 27 February 2015

Geneva watchmaking on show in Beijing

Coinciding with the 65th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Switzerland and China, the Capital Museum in Beijing is hosting, from April, an exhibition from the Geneva Museum of Art and History in partnership with Manufacture Vacheron Constantin. Titled "Geneva at the Heart of Time", it traces Swiss watchmaking culture back to its origins. Since 2012, as part of its Métiers...

Christophe Roulet