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Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept Aventurine in steel © H. Moser & Cie
New Models
Head in the stars at H. Moser & Cie.

Journey into the Milky Way with H. Moser & Cie. and the Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept Aventurine, a poetic and minimalist interpretation of the moon-phase display.

Friday, 06 December 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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Maestro Quetzalcoatl © Christophe Claret
New Models
A Mexican deity at Christophe Claret

Christophe Claret presents an 8-piece limited edition Maestro Quetzalcoatl, in honour of one of the major deities of ancient Mexico. Painstakingly hand-engraved, the feathered serpent coils itself around the movement of this Maestro watch.

Thursday, 05 December 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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«We can seize packages containing counterfeit goods ordered over the Internet» commented Jean-Daniel Pasche, Predident of the FH © FH
News
Thousands of fake watches destroyed in Switzerland

Four years after the last mass destruction of counterfeit watches in Switzerland, no fewer than 29,000 fakes went into the crusher in July to mark the coming into force of new regulations on the importing of counterfeit goods.

Friday, 19 September 2008
3 min read
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Rolex bought a 46,000 square-metre plot of land, adjacent to buildings IV and VI © Rolex
Economy
Rolex has big plans in Biel

In September 2006, Rolex bought a plot of land in the city of Biel. Following a public consultation on June 1st 2008, it can now build on it. Rolex says it intends developing a new complex that will combine existing buildings into a single unit, thereby considerably facilitating logistics.

Friday, 19 September 2008
4 min read
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The Dubois Dépraz movement manufacturer in the Vallée de Joux (Switzerland) © Dubois Dépraz
Beginner's Guide
Pascal Dubois on watch culture

Pascal Dubois has watches in his blood. He and his brother Jean-Philippe are the fourth generation at the head of Dubois Dépraz, a family firm, founded in 1901 in the Vallée de Joux, that produces complications for the leading names in Swiss watches.

Friday, 19 September 2008
4 min read
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Quarter-repeater pocket watch with automate signed Daniel Isaac Piguet and Philippe Samuel Meylan (1) © Parmigiani
Point of View
Past, present, Parmigiani…

Born in 1950 in Val-de-Travers, Michel Parmigiani couldn't help but be immersed in the watchmaking culture that runs through this part of the Neuchâtel mountains. What began as curiosity became a life-long passion for his work as a restorer, a profession in which he never stops learning.

Friday, 19 September 2008
5 min read
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Cabriolet reversible watch, inspired by the model from 1928 © Universal Genève
News
On the need to create a proprietary movement

Back in the limelight, Universal is set to launch its very own in-house movement, the Microtor, this October. A now obligatory stage in the life of any watch firm.

Friday, 19 September 2008
Florence Noël
4 min read
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Dent Parliament 18k rose gold case, ivory dial with Roman numerals, Dent Calibre 101 Automatic 28,800 (4 Hz) © Dent
Economy
English watchmakers

Plans are well under way for the establishment of an English chronometer test certificate. And its qualifying standard is to be higher than the Swiss COSC and German equivalents. Watchmaking in England, a new story.

Friday, 19 September 2008
Michael Balfour
7 min read
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Shepard Fairey, Hublot's Ambassador, and his Big Bang Meca-10 Shepard Fairey Limited Edition
Trend Forecaster

Art and watchmaking, a strategic alliance

Monday, 30 September 2019
Written By Christophe Roulet
6 min read
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