In partnership with the Responsible Jewellery Council, Cartier and Kering are launching the Watch and Jewellery Initiative 2030. Open to watch and jewellery brands across the globe, it lays down a common core of goals for the climate, natural resources and inclusiveness.
With the economy back in business and exports on the rise again, brands are newly inclined to show off their capacity for innovation and imagination. Here are some of the watches from the stream of recent releases.
There was no summer hiatus for the downward trend in watch exports, as the fall in shipments noted over recent months continued in July. Figures published by the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry speak for themselves.
He is the artist and craftsman behind the Pushkin android, which "composes" and pens poems it then illustrates with a drawing. François Junod uses a combination of imagination and technical expertise to produce the most extraordinarily engineered automatons. We met him at his studio in Sainte-Croix, Switzerland.
The Reverso à Eclipse lends its instantly recognisable form to the enameller's brush in this vibrant tribute to the Dutch impressionist. A limited edition of four pieces and a masterpiece which can be admired at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.
Panerai unveils a series of four watches inspired by the nautical world. Their common denominator? A dial as blue as the seas sailed by the historical vessels competing in the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge.
Inspired by the design codes of the Gyromatic released in 1957, the new “1957” watch is a new nod to the history of Girard-Perregaux, featuring a blend of vintage design and extreme performance.