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Articles on the subject: Point of View

Influenceurs
Point of View
On influencers

Returning to the subject of influencers, perhaps they don't all deserve to be tossed out with the trash, however great the temptation to reject them all as good-for-nothings.

Tuesday, 10 September 2019
3 min read
Couverture-livre-Pierre-Yves-Donzé
Point of View
The quarrel of excellence and luxury, the paradox of perfection

You may have noticed how, at regular intervals, newspapers like to resurrect a debate not unlike another, much older dispute (from the time of the Sun King to be exact), in which the Ancients and the Moderns clashed, each convinced of a supremacy not easily quantified; a divergence of opinion whose modern equivalent we could call, to paraphrase the exegete Germaine de Staël, the quarrel of excellence and luxury.

Thursday, 01 August 2019
4 min read
IWC Girl interview
Point of View
IWCGirl discusses the prevalence of Fine Watchmaking Instagram influencers

Deborah Maldonado or IWCGirl as you will all know her as, has managed to prove that Fine Watchmaking on social media isn’t just a man’s game. She is a bona fide influencer with 17,000 followers to prove it. We caught up with her to discuss social media and the prevalence of watch influencers.

Thursday, 03 August 2017
12 min read
Lily Ohalloran interview
Point of View
A moment with... Lily O'Halloran

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 personal style blogger, Lily O'Halloran.

Thursday, 20 July 2017
5 min read
Thierry Stern Patek Philippe OK
Point of View
Thierry Stern : «You have to innovate, otherwise you die»

Patek Philippe celebrated the opening of its Art of Watches exhibition in New York City last Thursday, launching several commemorative editions to mark the occasion. Patek Philippe president Thierry Stern was on hand to talk about the exhibition and the art of watchmaking.

Thursday, 20 July 2017
12 min read
John_William_Waterhouse-Echo_and_Narcissus OK
Point of View
Va Pensiero: too much ego

When we focus on ourselves, when communication becomes simply an outpouring of ego, we lose sight of what is nonetheless a fundamental element in luxury, however much of a paradox it may seem: the absence of self-interest.

Friday, 14 July 2017
3 min read
VaPMediocritas
Point of View
Va Pensiero: mediocritas

A mere three letters separate the ancients' mediocritas from today's mediocrity. And yet the two are worlds apart. Examples of mediocre individuals at the head of major companies are legion. And the luxury sector hasn't been spared.

Thursday, 08 June 2017
3 min read
Anne Hathaway
Point of View
Anne Hathaway: "Every watch has its context"

One of Hollywood's most bankable actresses, Anne Hathaway is capable of playing any role. For her, a watch is more than just an accessory.

Thursday, 18 May 2017
Frank Rousseau
5 min read
Montres-moins-de-5000-breaker
Our selection

10 luxury watches under €5,000

Friday, 14 June 2019
6 min read
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