Summer is always a great pretext to ditch monochrome in favour of brighter, sunnier shades. With more and more watchmakers lavishing colour on their dials, the opportunity is too good to miss.
A year after its official launch, Code 11.59 by Audemars Piguet continues to evolve with five new self-winding date, hour, minute and second references and five new self-winding chronograph models, with complex lacquered dials and a palette of deep colours.
The eighth animal sign in the Chinese Zodiac, the goat stands independently, preferring the solace of introspection and observation. A dependable, calm and intelligent creature, the goat shines in creativity. Ulysse Nardin celebrates its individualistic and artistic character with the new Classico Goat timepiece, an enamel champlevé creation.
Manufacture Breitling in La Chaux-de-Fonds is a lesson in efficiency and coherent organisation, inside a building that favours the same clean, precise aesthetic as the Pop Art canvases that line the walls. HH Magazine takes a tour.
From its founding in 1955, Corum has distinguished itself as the creator of outstanding timepieces shaped by unorthodox ideas. To celebrate its 60th anniversary in 2015 Corum has distilled those founding principles to create a timepiece that reimagines the iconic haute horlogerie complication in a profound yet practical manner.
The new Portugieser Annual Calendar brings together two firsts for IWC and three masterstrokes of haute horlogerie in a single case: the newly developed annual calendar closes the gap between the perpetual calendar and the simple date display. The new IWC-manufactured 52850 calibre has two barrels that keep the new function supplied with ample energy and still has enough left for a 7-day power reserve.
If elegance is the art of refined and tasteful attire, a single accessory is often enough to set just the right tone. For its latest masculine creation, Harry Winston enters a fascinating and unexpected field of expression, intended for men of character with a distinctive style, ready to make a clean break from monotony.
Smart wearable technology is one of the most talked about topics in the watch world in the past months. In January 2015, Montblanc will be the first luxury brand to combine wearable technology with fine watchmaking in the centuries old Swiss horological tradition.