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Type 1 ZZ © Ressence
New Models
Ressence and Chronopassion join up for the Type 1 ZZ

Behind the clean design of the Type 1 ZZ lies a ten-year friendship between Benoît Mintiens, founder of Ressence, and the iconoclastic Paris watch retailer, Laurent Picciotto.

Tuesday, 04 June 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Type 5N © Ressence
New Models
Ressence takes the plunge with the Type 5N

Ressence continues to challenge the status quo of mechanical watchmaking with the Type 5N, considered to be the only mechanical watch that is perfectly readable underwater.

Wednesday, 17 April 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpetuel © Jaeger-LeCoultre
SIHH 2019: the editors' cut

The Geneva fair may have closed its doors, the fabulous new watches on show are still fresh in our minds. From the most complicated to the most robust, from the most poetic to the most vintage, FHH Journal's contributors share their favourites.

Friday, 08 February 2019
The FHH Journal editors
7 min read
AMC Project © Urwerk
Atomic or solar: spectacular mechanics at SIHH

"Unit 1 calling Unit 2. Rubidium atoms detected, vicinity of the Urwerk AMC. Approaching the zone, over." "Unit 2 to Unit 1, confirm intentions. Investigating solar energy theft at Ressence, Type 2, over."

Wednesday, 06 February 2019
4 min read
UR-111C © Urwerk
New Models
Independents are the spice of horological life

For the fourth consecutive year, Carré des Horlogers welcomed a panel of brands representing "new watchmaking", the majority of which are intent on shaking up old habits and traditions.

Monday, 21 January 2019
5 min read
Swiss Alp Watch Concept Black © H. Moser & Cie
New Models
Reinventing complications

Two schools have emerged in Fine Watchmaking in recent years, one traditional and one unconventional. In 2019, it would appear that the second category has the upper hand. Take the example of these complicated timepieces, all making their debut at SIHH and all characteristic of a new way of thinking.

Monday, 14 January 2019
6 min read
Trend Forecaster
Top 7 new watch brands

The arrival of new brands over the past decade or so is helping to keep the horological gene pool fresh, with bright ideas and even brighter timepieces.

Tuesday, 06 November 2018
4 min read
FHH Journal's pick of SIHH 2018

Now that the excitement of January's Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie has died down, now that we've had time to soak up the year's new styles, here's our choice of the ten most inspirational and desirable of them all. Take your pick!

Friday, 16 February 2018
The FHH Journal editors
6 min read
SIHH 2018 - Eric Giroud’s favourites
Friday, 19 January 2018
8 min watch
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