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Celebrities and watches: A complete guide

Watches and celebrities go hand in hand. We've created this complete guide to show how the relationship works, and what makes it so important to Fine Watchmaking.

Thursday, 19 October 2017
8 min read
Spotlight on Fine Watchmaking at Galeries Lafayette

The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie teams up with Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann to showcase fine watchmaking. Until October 22nd, an exhibition that displays iconic timepieces from eight of the most prestigious watchmaking Houses in the world is completed with virtual reality experiences and talks, for the delight of watch enthusiasts.

Wednesday, 11 October 2017
Victoria Townsend
4 min read
Piaget Emperador 700P, Lip Nautic-Ski, IWC Ingenieur Automatic
Watches and magnetism: poles apart? (I)

Watchmakers have always been at pains to shield their movements from magnetic fields. But as science has progressed, a handful of visionaries have searched for ways to turn magnetism to their advantage. This two-part article - an MRI of the latest developments – explains just what the big attraction is.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017
5 min read
IWC Portugieser Automatic (réf. IW500710)
New Models
IWC – Beautiful blue

Not only cowgirls get the blues! The Portugieser is the latest to be caught up in watchmaking's colour wave. Chronograph or automatic, blue's the word.

Tuesday, 26 September 2017
The HH Journal editors
1 min read
Rolex Lady-Datejust 28 Rolesor jaune
Trend Forecaster
Top 5 Ladies Watches on Instagram

Gone are the days when brands presented women with scaled-down versions of men’s watches. If there’s anything we have learnt from both SIHH and Baselworld this year, it’s that women’s watches are a serious business.

Wednesday, 20 September 2017
6 min read
Aquatimer Perpetual Calendar Digital Date-Month Edition
New Models
IWC – Fabulous at 50

The Aquatimer is 50, a milestone it's celebrating with an innovative material: as light and unbreakable as titanium, as hard and scratchproof as ceramic, Ceratanium makes its debut on the new Aquatimer Perpetual Calendar Digital Date-Month Edition "50 Years Aquatimer". Limited to just 50 pieces, of course.

Monday, 04 September 2017
The HH Journal editors
2 min read
IWC Girl interview
Point of View
IWCGirl discusses the prevalence of Fine Watchmaking Instagram influencers

Deborah Maldonado or IWCGirl as you will all know her as, has managed to prove that Fine Watchmaking on social media isn’t just a man’s game. She is a bona fide influencer with 17,000 followers to prove it. We caught up with her to discuss social media and the prevalence of watch influencers.

Thursday, 03 August 2017
12 min read
IWC Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition “Tribute to Mark XI” (Ref. IW327007)
New Models
IWC – Mark XI still flying high

The much-feted Mark XI pilot's watch lends its design to a variation on the Pilot's Watch Mark XVIII; a special edition, limited to 1,948 pieces in reference to the year the Mark XI was launched.

Friday, 30 June 2017
The HH Journal editors
2 min read
Omega Speedmaster
Trend Forecaster
Top 5 Pilot Watches on Instagram

Gone are the days of Pilot Watches being reserved for the aviation specialists. In today’s industry it’s impossible to target such a narrow market with such impressive timepieces. The most popular aviation watches in 2017 are not only precision instruments, but also beautiful pieces of art on the wrist.

Thursday, 15 June 2017
10 min read
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