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Slim d’Hermès Cheval Ikat © Gilles Pernet
New Models
Woven gold for the Slim d'Hermès Cheval Ikat

Framed by a fine gold case, the Slim d’Hermès lends its refined design to the art of Ikat weaving. Against a white or blue background, its dial embroidered with gold threads reveals the graceful curves of a galloping horse.

Thursday, 09 January 2020
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Arceau Ronde des Heures © Hermès
Ten watches for Christmas (for good boys and girls)

Tick-tock, tick-tock, the countdown has begun. Only a few more days to go until Christmas. This year, Santa has swapped his red suit for a watchmaker's white coat, and filled his sack with mechanical treasures that will reawaken the child in us all.

Friday, 20 December 2019
8 min read
Hermès Arceau Ronde des heures © Jo Matson Scott
New Models
Hermès plays with time

A crescent moon dances with time on the new Arceau, revealing then concealing the hour as it turns.

Monday, 09 December 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Cape Cod Anchor Chain amber © Hermès
New Models
A new strap for the Hermès Cape Cod

The Cape Cod adopts a double tour strap whose "anchor chain" design is a reminder of the original inspiration for the watch.

Thursday, 21 November 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Slim d’Hermès Pégase Paysage watch © Gilles Pernet
New Models
A magnificent Pegasus from Hermès

The Slim d’Hermès dial welcomes a portrait of Pegasus in precious wood marquetry.

Wednesday, 30 October 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
First-half results blow hot and cold

Luxury firms continue to perform well, as demonstrated by their first-half results. The situation is slightly more complex for watch brands, in particular in Hong Kong and China.

Monday, 26 August 2019
4 min read
Arceau Grands Fonds © Hermès
New Models
Arceau Grands Fonds, the summer watch from Hermès

This new interpretation of the Arceau d'Hermès borrows a design from the "Grands Fonds" silk scarf, transposed to the dial by hand in a micro-mosaic of vivid glass tesserae.

Wednesday, 07 August 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Tambour Horizon Pure White © Louis Vuitton
Trend Forecaster
Twelve watches for summer

When it comes to choosing a watch for summer, the hardest part could be deciding which one. Take your pick of nautically-inspired models for the ideal swimming or sailing companion, blinding white watches to show off a tanned arm, or the sun-drenched sophistication of gold.

Friday, 02 August 2019
9 min read
HM9 Air Edition (2018 version) – Case designed in 2018 © MB&F
Trend Forecaster
On the difficulties of case design

Over the past decades, luxury brands, jewellers, passionate entrepreneurs and independent creators have entered the watchmaking world where they have distinguished themselves with truly original case designs.

Tuesday, 23 July 2019
6 min read
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