Inspired by the Frecce Tricolori watch that Breitling created for the hotshots of the Italian Air Force’s aerobatic fleet in 1983, the Super Chronomat is a supercharged, all-purpose sports watch.
After meteoric growth between 2015 and 2019, Gucci is looking for new ways to boost performance. The roadmap for 2021, the brand’s 100th anniversary year, includes a foray into Haute Horlogerie. The first watches are already on display, Place Vendôme in Paris.
Blancpain reaffirms its action in favour of ocean preservation with the Blancpain Bathyscaphe Flyback Chronograph Ocean Commitment II and its blue ceramic case. For each watch sold, Blancpain is donating €1,000 towards scientific expeditions. Your chance to support a worthy cause.
With the balance spring now ensconced in their movements, watchmakers were able to consider a more precise subdivision of time for their pocket watches, hence the advent of the minute hand circa 1700. The race for precision was a serious business that would force watchmakers to imagine new escapements and new balance springs to go with them.
First presented for the 260th anniversary of Vacheron Constantin, the Harmony collection extends to 10 new references with Poinçon de Genève certification. They include a tourbillon chronograph and a complete calendar. Superb!
TAG Heuer returns to its celebrated Link design with a version exclusively for women. Joining the brand for the launch of this new style icon is fashion guru Iris Apfel.
HYT revisits the H1, the first watch to combine horological mechanics with fluid mechanics, with this H1 Colorblock. Yellow, red or blue, choose any colour you like, as long as it ain't black!