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Lifestyle

Alessia Zecchini © Ulysse Nardin
Lifestyle
The new faces of watchmaking

A freediving champion, an explorer and film-maker, a Haute Couture designer, surfers, skippers, actors... brands choose them not for who they are but for what they do. Introducing the new faces of watchmaking.

Friday, 10 July 2020
6 min read
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Jackie Chan
Watch Stories
Jackie Chan, from stuntman to superstar - Part two

From humble beginnings, Jackie Chan has reached the height of fame. An international star, he is disarmingly modest, although this hasn't always been the case. As a younger man, he would spend, spend, spend – including on watches.

Friday, 26 June 2020
Frank Rousseau
8 min read
Sylvia Earle, Rolex Testimonee since 1982, on a dive.
Trend Forecaster
Brand ambassadors: more than a (pretty) face

Using an ambassador to represent a brand and its image is an idea that's still going strong, as these twenty-first century examples confirm.

Friday, 13 September 2019
5 min read
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Former CEO of Anonimo and now managing director of the Fine Watch Club, for the past six months Julien Haenny has managed a staff of five.
Trend Forecaster
The Fine Watch Club launches in Geneva

Based in Geneva and officially open since early September, the Fine Watch Club already has 6,000 members, all passionate about watches. Membership benefits include access to exclusive events and limited editions.

Thursday, 12 September 2019
4 min read
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HM3 Frog introduces steeply curved sapphire domes (2010) © MB&F
Trend Forecaster
In the clear with sapphire

Recent developments have enabled watchmakers to overcome some of the difficulties inherent to working with sapphire and use its transparency to ever more spectacular effect. However, the greatest challenges aren't always where one might think. The proof with MB&F.

Wednesday, 11 September 2019
6 min read
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Limelight Gala © Piaget
Trend Forecaster
Top 5 jewellery watches on Instagram

Innovative techniques, beautiful colours and lavish diamonds fuel the trend for jewellery watches. We take a look at the gem-studded timepieces that shine brightest on social media.

Friday, 06 September 2019
4 min read
Reproduction of the Semper opera house clock inside the A. Lange & Söhne store in Dresden © A. Lange & Söhne
Watch Stories
25 years of the Lange 1

It all began (again) on October 24th 1994 when Walter Lange and Günter Blümlein, the men behind the revival of A. Lange & Söhne, presented the first watches of a new era. Foremost among them: the Lange 1 and its revolutionary outsize date which commands the dial, whatever the other complications.

Tuesday, 03 September 2019
5 min read
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Tom Holland
Watch Stories
Tom Holland, Spider-Man wears Cartier

Good news for action fans! Spider-Man is back in his web and it's Tom Holland who returns to the big screen to save the world. We caught up with this all-round nice guy.

Friday, 30 August 2019
Frank Rousseau
7 min read
Haute Horlogerie journals 2019-2020
Trend Forecaster

Watch Trends 2019-2020, a unique analysis from the FHH

Wednesday, 25 September 2019
Written By Christophe Roulet
4 min read
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