This year, the Maison celebrates the birth of its watchmaking founder, exactly 300 years ago on July 28, 1721. For this occasion, the Grande Seconde Moon has been reimagined in two exclusive anniversary editions.
The Tourbillon with Three Flying Bridges – Aston Martin Edition is the first timepiece borne of the recently announced partnership between Girard-Perregaux and the British motorist.
In 2018, Audemars Piguet celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Royal Oak Offshore, which first launched in 1993. For its pre-SIHH event, the Swiss watchmaker presents three new versions of the iconic sports watch: a re-edition of the original Royal Oak Offshore Selfwinding Chronograph, as well as a new Royal Oak Offshore Tourbillon Chronograph with a contemporary dial design developed in two versions.
Blancpain Presents a New Traditional Chinese Calendar Limited-Edition to Celebrate the Year of Dog in 2018
Blancpain presents a new limited-edition of its world-exclusive wristwatch equipped with a traditional Chinese calendar to celebrate the coming lunar New Year of the dog. The Manufacture in Le Brassus thereby wishes to honour this age-old culture by introducing a useful yet symbolic model that indicates an auspicious year of the dog in 2018.
The House of Harry Winston presents the Marquise Time, a versatile high jewelry timepiece that shines as a pendant or a traditional wristwatch. Inspired by antique ruffs, the Marquise Time features mesmerizing layers of aquamarines and diamonds.
As a preview of Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, Vacheron Constantin presents a Traditionnelle Complete Calendar as part of the Excellence Platine collection and an Overseas Dual Time.
After a dry spell lasting almost two years and plenty of soul-searching, Swiss watchmakers have seen an upturn in business since March. With the watch fair season about to begin, the industry can breathe again.