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.
Hublot is working with conservation group Save Our Rhino Africa India (SORAI). A large share of the proceeds from the Big Bang Unico SORAI will go towards efforts to save the rhinoceros from extinction.
As Industry 4.0 continues to develop, new professions will appear but there will still be a place for rare crafts. Businesses will have to take lucid decisions about where to make cuts in the workforce.
Customisation, even made-to-measure, is all the rage. Speake-Marin's Cabinet des Mystères has the necessary resources to produce, in-house and on demand, one-of-a-kind timepieces and limited editions.
As part of its Summer Editions, IWC is offering the new Portugieser Yacht Club Chronograph, featuring a blue dial and a rubber strap. In keeping with the season, the brand is also proposing a range of fabric straps for its best-selling models.
The online world is awash with information on every conceivable product, including Haute Horlogerie. But how much is verified fact and how much is opinion masquerading as the truth? More to the point, how can industry professionals get access to the latest news from reliable sources? A new app has the answer.
First appearing in 1993, the Médor Rock secret watch by Hermès is back in three new Very Small Model versions. The dial is hidden under a pyramid stud with a mirror-polished or lacquered finish and a diamond option. All three interpretations come on a triple tour strap.
Watch Live? It's the first ever "instant learning" app for watches and watchmaking. Developed by the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie and a participatory platform for watch brands, Watch Live is set to become the all-round, must-have app that will support sales staff on the floor in their day-to-day contact with customers. Eight brands set the ball rolling with the FHH on June 27. Free from the App Store, Google Play and the main Chinese stores.