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Model of the new Swatch Group headquarters in Biel
Trend Forecaster
Watch brands think big

From the watchmaker's workbench to the architect's drawing board, it's a case of bigger, bolder, better as brands take the industry towards an ever more spectacular future.

Thursday, 15 August 2019
5 min read
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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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Horological Machine N°7 Platinum Red © MB&F
New Models
MB&F revisits the HM7 Aquapod

These past two years, the HM7 Aquapod has made its mark with its jellyfish aesthetic, flying tourbillon and perfect symmetry. It returns as a Platinum Red version with three-dimensional "floating" numerals.

Friday, 05 July 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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This Grand Complication personifies George’s approach to dial design and is simple, balanced, elegant and, above all, readable at a glance.
Events
Independent watchmakers steal the show in Geneva

For the third time, Phillips put independents front and centre of its sale, headlined by George Daniels. Connoisseurs packed the saleroom for the British auction house's May date, with the hammer coming down on several record-breaking lots.

Tuesday, 28 May 2019
Flavia Giovannelli
5 min read
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Legacy Machine Split Escapement Green © MB&F
New Models
A green dial for the MB&F Legacy Machine Split Escapement

MB&F is presenting a 33-piece limited edition of its Legacy Machine Split Escapement in grade 5 titanium. The green dial shifts to blue tints as light catches its sunray finish.

Thursday, 16 May 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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The Jacob & Co. Astronomia 3-D Setting with 15.44 carats of diamonds and sapphires.
Trend Forecaster
Jewellery watches shine at Baselworld

Baselworld 2019 had its fair share of sparkle. Here are some of the outstanding jewellery watches that premiered at the fair.

Friday, 10 May 2019
5 min read
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Defy Double Tourbillon © Zenith
Baselworld
Tourbillons keep on spinning

If there could only be one, chances are this would be it. Among the smaller crop of complications at Baselworld, the tourbillon still reigns supreme. A delight to observe, technical, scientific even, this type of regulator continues to offer brands an excellent means to demonstrate their expertise.

Friday, 12 April 2019
5 min read
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Octo Finissimo Chronograph GMT Automatic © Bulgari
Baselworld
Top 5 watches on Instagram during #Baselworld 2019

Baselworld has come and gone again. Which of this year's releases made it into the Top 5 most-posted on social media?

Thursday, 04 April 2019
5 min read
Nautilus Lady Automatic Ref. 7118 1R © Patek Philippe
Baselworld
Ten ladies' watches from Baselworld

Exhibitors at Baselworld remembered that women watch buyers aren't to be overlooked. Even so, only a few made a noticeable effort to introduce originality into collections, resulting in a rather predictable crop of new releases overall.

Wednesday, 03 April 2019
4 min read
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