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Villeret Complete Calendar steel set © Blancpain
New Models
A new version of the Quantième Complet by Blancpain

Blancpain is reinterpreting its 38mm Quantième Complet with moon phases. Emblematic of the Villeret collection, this combination of complications is a brand signature.

Tuesday, 16 June 2020
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Fragate Island © Blancpain (Chris Keller)
Blancpain and Fregate Island Private help the ocean

Since 2018, Blancpain and Fregate Island Private have joined forces to study, restore and preserve the marine environment around the island. A new short film illustrates these efforts.

Tuesday, 02 June 2020
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
The Longines Lindbergh Hour Angle Watch 1927-2017 - 90th Anniversary
Watch Stories
Military watches – don't mention the war

Time's migration from pocket to wrist owes a lot to military watches whose many qualities have earned these honest, well-made timepieces their stripes. Even so, brands prefer to focus on their vintage appeal rather than dwell on their origins in the heat of battle.

Friday, 22 May 2020
5 min read
Villeret Ultraplate in red gold © Blancpain
New Models
Two blue-dial models join the Villeret collection

Intimately bound up with Blancpain's identity, two emblematic red gold timepieces from the Villeret line - the Quantième Complet and the Ultraplate - are now available with blue dials.

Monday, 06 April 2020
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Classic Fusion Cruz Diez © Hublot
Trend Forecaster
10 watches to borrow from your man (and vice versa)

Looking for ways to pass the time during self-isolation? Try discreetly dipping into your partner's watch collection. Here's our choice of ten timepieces that look the business on his and her wrists.

Friday, 03 April 2020
5 min read
Métiers d'Art workshops porcelain © Blancpain
New Models
Blancpain innovates for the Year of the Rat

In celebration of the Chinese Year of the Rat Blancpain is unveiling its first watch with a porcelain dial entirely hand-crafted in its Métiers d'Art workshops. Issued in an eight-piece limited edition of one-of-a-kind timepieces, the special series marks the introduction of this traditional Chinese skill within the Manufacture in Le Brassus.

Tuesday, 18 February 2020
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
New Models
Blancpain’s ode to love

To celebrate love, Blancpain unveils a jewelry timepiece inspired by a cocktail watch once owned by Marilyn Monroe. This aptly graceful model is symbolically issued in a 14-piece limited edition.

Friday, 07 February 2020
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Villeret Ultraplate in platinum with blue dial © Blancpain
New Models
Blancpain sees blue for its Villeret Ultraplate

The new Villeret Ultraplate in platinum with blue dial focuses on the essential. Blancpain is offering this boutique exclusive as an 88-piece limited edition.

Monday, 20 January 2020
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Rolex GMT Master-II, Breitling 765 CP,
Determining The Value Of A Timepiece

To mark the second breakfast meeting held at the Bucherer Gallery in Geneva under the auspices of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie, a new group of enthusiasts gathered to debate the concept of value in the current watchmaking scene. Once again, the lessons learned were many and varied.

Tuesday, 03 December 2019
Benjamin Teisseire / Watchonista
5 min read
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