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Michel Parmigiani, the horological heart doctor

Monday, 16 January 2017
7 min read

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Andreas Strehler
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Andreas Strehler's organic watchmaking

Located in Sirnach, Switzerland, close to Lake Constance, Andreas Strehler boasts twenty years as an independent watchmaker whose business model has nothing left to prove. In constant demand as a movement developer and contractor for the industry, he also cultivates exclusivity with the timepieces he crafts under his own name.

Friday, 16 December 2016
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Romain Jerome x Pokemon
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Romain Jerome Go !

What do Pikachu, Super Mario, tattoos, the Titanic and the Eyjafjallajökull volcano have in common? Answer: a provocative and subversive brand by the name of Romain Jerome. Fans are overwhelmingly young and often serious collectors. The lowdown with Chief Executive Manuel Emch at Dubai Watch Week.

Friday, 02 December 2016
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Antoine and Florian Preziuso
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In the name of the father, son and tourbillon

He has explored fine watchmaking from every angle, taking care to turn aesthetic conventions upside-down. With his head in the stars, Antoine Preziuso has sailed through the past 35 years with manifold complicated creations that concede nothing to marketing. A dream of watchmaking resonates with freedom and family to underpin his success.

Wednesday, 16 November 2016
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Ochs und Junior Anuual Calendar
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Ochs und junior: the watch you want

Ludwig Oechslin's brand appeals to an international clientele won over to its designs and a straightforward way of doing business.

Tuesday, 01 November 2016
Louis Nardin
4 min read
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François Junod, the automaton wizard

He is the artist and craftsman behind the Pushkin android, which "composes" and pens poems it then illustrates with a drawing. François Junod uses a combination of imagination and technical expertise to produce the most extraordinarily engineered automatons. We met him at his studio in Sainte-Croix, Switzerland.

Friday, 19 August 2016
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Henry-John Belmont, « Hommage à la Passion » 2015, Philippe Dufour, Fabienne Lupo, Anita Porchet, Christine Scheufele et Franco Cologni
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The FHH honours Anita Porchet and Karl-Friedrich Scheufele

The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie is set to pay homage to two personalities who stood out for their talent and passion in 2015. The “Hommage au Talent” prize has been awarded to freelance enamel artist Anita Porchet, while Co-President of Chopard Karl-Friedrich Scheufele will be acknowledged with the “Hommage à la Passion” award. The 4th annual edition of the awards has been presented yesterday at the Cité du Temps in Geneva.

Friday, 20 May 2016
Press Release
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Infinitely high standards at De Bethune

In Geneva, the brand presented three new watches and revealed its production secrets: pursuing its verticalization strategy and fostering old friendships!

Monday, 23 February 2015
Marco Cattaneo
4 min read
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Efficiency rules at Breitling (I)

Manufacture Breitling in La Chaux-de-Fonds is a lesson in efficiency and coherent organisation, inside a building that favours the same clean, precise aesthetic as the Pop Art canvases that line the walls. HH Magazine takes a tour.

Wednesday, 07 January 2015
3 min read
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The Roger Dubuis Edge

A Poinçon de Genève standard for every watch and avant-garde styling distinguish this Geneva manufacture from other elite brands.

Monday, 18 August 2014
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