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.
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Impeccable pleats, animal prints, floral designs, lurex-like shimmer and embroidered motifs are finding their way onto dials and straps as fashion inspires women's timepieces. From runway to wrist, watchmakers have got it all sewn up.
After a less celebratory mood than usual for the 2020 Lunar New Year, we look at how watch brands performed on social media and the ones that came out on top.
Back in the early 1970s, design legend Gérald Genta put pencil to paper and imagined the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak. The sports-luxe watch was born. Some fifty years later, this hybrid aesthetic is as popular as ever, as confirmed by these ten recent releases that fuse case and bracelet into one.
The Alpine Eagle takes centre-stage for Chopard at Dubai Watch Week. In stores since a little over a month, the new collection is a soaring success, according to the brand's co-president, Karl-Friedrich Scheufele.
Collector’s Breakfast: Watchonista Partners With Bucherer And The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie On A Unique Concept
Last week saw the launch of a new Watchonista event concept in collaboration with Bucherer Geneva and with the participation of the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie. A rewarding association and the first gathering in an event that looks all set to become a firm staple in the watchmaking calendar.
In the same year, 1980, that he joined Chopard, Karl-Friedrich Scheufele imagined the St-Moritz watch. Today, seconded by his son, Karl-Fritz, and his father, Karl, he has looked to this best-selling sport watch as inspiration for the Alpine Eagle collection.
Presented by the Musée International d'Horlogerie (MIH), this year's Prix Gaïa awards go to enamel artist Suzanne Rohr, historian Laurent Tissot and Karl-Friedrich Scheufele, Chopard CEO. The MIH is also launching a subscription watch to help finance restoration of important exhibits.