>SHOP

keep my inbox inspiring

Sign up to our monthly newsletter for exclusive news and trends

Follow us on all channels

Start following us for more content, inspiration, news, trends and more

© 2018 - Copyright Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie Tous droits réservés

Lifestyle

Gary Oldman
Watch Stories
Gary Oldman on Winston and watches

Gary Oldman has always refused to be typecast, appearing where audiences least expect him. He does it again, and brilliantly so, in his portrayal of one of the Second World War's most emblematic figures: the great Winston Churchill.

Thursday, 11 January 2018
Frank Rousseau
7 min read
Manufacture Romain Gauthier
Connoisseur of watches
Should a watch company offer a lifetime warranty? (II)

The pre-owned watch market is hot, and after a disastrous 25-month slump, the market for new watches is picking up. Would offering extended warranties boost the recovery? From a functional and value-retention standpoint, it would make very little difference, because service is the issue.

Wednesday, 20 December 2017
6 min read
4
Connoisseur of watches
Women and Watches

End of September in New York City, Luxury Daily hosted an all-day event focusing on the role of women in the luxury business. Titled "Women in Luxury", the conference, attended by more than 100 businesswomen and men, witnessed some impressive speakers in a host of luxury fields including automobiles, finance and timepieces.

Thursday, 12 October 2017
6 min read
Bulgari Octo Maserati
Trend Forecaster
Speed, Precision and Style: Watches and Italian Car Brands

The history and future of cars and watches seem to be inextricably linked. Both wristwatches and automobiles had their start in the early part of the 20th century, and both were about innovation, convenience and precision. Throughout the decades, many top watch brands have aligned themselves with the luxurious world of cars, from vintage to classic, muscle, sports and racers.

Tuesday, 10 October 2017
5 min read
6
Georges Kern, CEO of Breitling
Connoisseur of watches
New horizons for Breitling

“Navigating my way to new horizons. Contrary to popular belief, the sky is NOT the limit; it is merely the beginning of something bigger.” This quote was posted by Georges Kern on July 18 to announce his arrival as CEO of Breitling. Bigger?

Friday, 06 October 2017
Victoria Townsend
5 min read
10
Cartier Tank Solo
Trend Forecaster
The art of nostalgia

By revisiting their past, watch brands are treading safe ground and add a layer of authenticity to their image.

Tuesday, 03 October 2017
4 min read
7
Colin Firth and his wife, Livia Giuggioli
Watch Stories
Colin Firth, superspy

His remarkable performance in "The King's Speech" left us in awe. Now Colin Firth returns in the "Kingsman" sequel, a connected watch on his wrist.

Monday, 02 October 2017
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
Hublot
Trend Forecaster
No more Mr Nice Guy

Opinionated, controversial, unpredictable… watchmaking's new ambassadors are moving the line between political correctness and audacity. All the better to provoke… sales.

Friday, 29 September 2017
4 min read
9
Culture

It's movie time!

Read our reports on watches and film
I
Back to Top
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 20 30