A hip artsy crowd gathered at Condesa, Mexico City’s trendy neighbourhood and home of established and up and coming artists to join an event hosted by TAG Heuer, the Swiss avant garde watchmaker. The American street artist Alec Monopoly transformed an art space into his workshop. The guests got a closer look into his creative process. Alec was putting finishing touches to a canvas in tribute to the Mexican solidarity and strength after the devastating earthquake of September 2017.
The Mysterious Double Tourbillon movement created at the La Chaux-de-Fonds Manufacture in 2013 represents a milestone in Cartier watchmaking history: the tourbillon appears to be suspended in mid-air with no connection to the rest of the movement.
Luxury and influence have long been intertwined. Within social media, few individuals succeed in reshaping self-identity and behaviour of online consumers. With ‘Tastemakers’, we aim to uncover these new authorities, whether they are creators or ‘coolhunters’. Today, we welcome Herdiana Surachman, creator of Deluxshionist.
The downturn in watch industry exports flattened out in the third quarter, but remained significant in September, at -5.7%. The total value then stood at 1.7 billion francs with the benefit of a more favourable comparison base.
A recently published survey shows that the French fashion industry, which covers clothing, textiles, leathergoods, footwear, watches, jewellery, eyewear, perfumes and cosmetics, generates €150 billion in annual sales, triple that of the Swiss watch industry on a like-for-like basis.
She wowed as the James Bond Girl with the dynamite eyes in Casino Royale. As a witch, she grappled with Johnny Depp in Tim Burton's Dark Shadows. Now Eva Green is reunited with the director in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. She tells us why she never wears a watch.
Angel or demon? What is the true nature of the Serpenti Spiga, an irresistible presence coiled around the wrist. Head-turning in black or white, this precious reptile has it all. Such sweet temptation…
At F. P. Journe, anniversaries matter hence why each boutique celebrates its decade with a limited-edition Anniversary Centigraphe. If you missed Hong Kong and Tokyo, make a date with Geneva in March 2017.