After sapphire, Hublot turns to transparent SAXEM, never before used in watchmaking, to produce the beautiful emerald green of the Big Bang MP-11.
IWC Schaffhausen and the Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Youth Foundation have marked the 80th anniversary of Antoine de Saint Exupéry’s historic flight across the Atlantic, with an exhibition at the IWC Boutique in New York. The Pilot’s Watch Timezoner Chronograph Edition “80 Years Flight to New York” commemorates this event.
Three new automatics join Nomos Glashütte's range for young graduates. This is the first time the German firm is including a metal bracelet among the options proposed.
Two new chronographs, in midnight blue and anthracite grey, complete this sports watch line by Jaquet Droz.
The Swiss watch industry came out of 2018 on a high, catching up exports to post a 6.3% rise at CHF 21.2 billion. However, figures indicate that growth peaked during the first six months and that the current slowdown will continue into 2019.
The latest collaboration between French artist Richard Orlinski and Hublot takes the shape of a Classic Fusion Tourbillon 5-Day Power Reserve, distinguished by its bevelled contours and structured mechanics. Presented in sapphire, King Gold or ceramic.
For the 20th anniversary of the Tourbillon Souverain with remontoir d’égalité, François-Paul Journe presents a vertical tourbillon which maintains the same amplitude, regardless of the watch's position.
After a first series, last September, of limited editions in the Aquaracer and Monaco collections, three new Carrera models are given the carbon treatment.