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A. Lange & Söhne

Reproduction of the Semper opera house clock inside the A. Lange & Söhne store in Dresden © A. Lange & Söhne
Watch Stories
25 years of the Lange 1

It all began (again) on October 24th 1994 when Walter Lange and Günter Blümlein, the men behind the revival of A. Lange & Söhne, presented the first watches of a new era. Foremost among them: the Lange 1 and its revolutionary outsize date which commands the dial, whatever the other complications.

Tuesday, 03 September 2019
5 min read
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Oyster Perpetual Daytona Rainbow in Everose © Rolex
Trend Forecaster
Rose gold blooms on luxury watches

Rose gold has been part of the luxury market since the age of Carl Fabergé and Czarist Russia, and has enjoyed a resurgence in popularity in recent years. Why? We analyse.

Thursday, 11 April 2019
Laurent Francois
5 min read
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Culture
Why Instagram is still so important for the luxury watch industry

Instagram controls almost 50% of luxury watch-related mentions, followed by Twitter at 18%. Why is Instagram so important to brands compared with other social media channels?

Wednesday, 13 February 2019
5 min read
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Connoisseur of watches
What Watch Collectors Want (IV)

Five collectors from around the globe tell us what makes the deal for them (or not). François-Xavier Overstake, founder of equationdutemps.blogspot.com is among the watch lovers to listen to.

Monday, 04 February 2019
6 min read
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Classico Manara © Ulysse Nardin
New Models
In praise of the classic watch

A watch whose one and only function is to give the time is probably the most difficult exercise a maker can undertake. When the emperor has no clothes, what is revealed must be beyond reproach.

Thursday, 17 January 2019
5 min read
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Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpetuel © Jaeger-LeCoultre
SIHH
Perpetual calendars rule at SIHH

Part of the return to more complex mechanisms, the perpetual calendar has much to offer. The perfect standalone complication, it is also a test of expertise. All good reasons why it should be the star of SIHH 2019.

Wednesday, 16 January 2019
3 min read
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Richard Lange Jumping Second © A. Lange & Söhne
New Models
A regulator watch in pure A. Lange & Söhne style

First presented in 2016, the Richard Lange Jumping Seconds, a typical example of the Saxon watchmaker's style with its regulator display, returns with a black dial and white gold case.

Monday, 14 January 2019
The FHH Journal editors
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Swiss Alp Watch Concept Black © H. Moser & Cie
New Models
Reinventing complications

Two schools have emerged in Fine Watchmaking in recent years, one traditional and one unconventional. In 2019, it would appear that the second category has the upper hand. Take the example of these complicated timepieces, all making their debut at SIHH and all characteristic of a new way of thinking.

Monday, 14 January 2019
6 min read
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Code 11.59 Quantième Perpétuel © Audemars Piguet
SIHH
Watchmakers back on track at SIHH 2019

Brands exhibiting at the 2019 Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, which opens this Monday January 14, show off their mechanical capabilities as confidence is restored.

Monday, 14 January 2019
5 min read
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