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Freak mouvment assembly (2013) © Ulysse Nardin
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Watchmaking in the hypertechnology age

What began as cutting-edge innovation has revolutionised an entire sector. Hypertechnology is a key trend in watchmaking, embracing breakout technologies and mad ideas, extreme sports and a fascination with science fiction.

Friday, 19 February 2021
Laure Gontier
4 min read
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Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Adventure © Zenith
Trend Forecaster
Khaki watches on parade

For brands wishing to hark back to the wristwatch’s military past, what better than a touch of khaki? Atten-shun!

Friday, 12 February 2021
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All Greubel Forsey watches benefit from hand-finishing, such as on this Hand Made.
Connoisseur of watches
“There are amazing opportunities for development at Greubel Forsey”

Antonio Calce is the new chief executive of Greubel Forsey, having helmed at Panerai, Corum and Sowind (Girard-Perregaux and JeanRichard). An industry veteran with close to 30 years’ experience, he has a mandate to review the brand’s entire strategy.

Wednesday, 10 February 2021
5 min read
Sonia Rolland © Laurent Campus
Watch Stories
Talking watches with Sonia Rolland

An actress, model and supporter of humanitarian causes, Sonia Rolland has a weakness for watches that are elegant and hard-working. Like her.

Friday, 05 February 2021
Frank Rousseau
7 min read
Chronomaster Sport © Zenith
Trend Forecaster
The triumph of the luxury sport watch

After vintage, make way for the luxury sport watch. Kicking off the watch industry year, each of the three LVMH watch brands is presenting its interpretation of this new “must have”.

Wednesday, 03 February 2021
4 min read
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Patrimony 42 Excellence Platine © Vacheron Constantin
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Minimalism in five up-to-the-minute concepts

Whereas ornamentations can be characteristic of an era, minimalism never goes out of style… which doesn’t prevent designers from finding ways to make it more relevant to the times and more desirable. From A for Archigeometric to U for Ultrablack, here are five illustrations of minimalism today.

Friday, 22 January 2021
Laure Gontier
4 min read
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Trend Forecaster
What can a watch tell us about a POTUS?

Time is a valuable thing for anyone in a position of power, not least the head of a global superpower. What are the watches that US Presidents have worn, and what do they reveal about them?

Wednesday, 20 January 2021
5 min read
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Calatrava © Patek Philippe
Trend Forecaster
Minimalism’s fascinating first century

Minimalism: a word that has gone from artistic movement to lifestyle, from Bauhausian simplicity to the promise of happiness and peace of mind. This vision of minimalism is at odds with the philosophy that has triumphed in history, as austere as it is creative, as modern as it is eternally inspiring.

Friday, 15 January 2021
Laure Gontier
5 min read
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Vintage

The retro resurgence

“Back to the future”
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