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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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Lifestyle © Montblanc
Trend Forecaster
10 bronze watches for the summer

Even without sun, you can still be bronzed. Simply wear a watch in the latest must-have metal. Choosing a bronze watch is to choose the unpredictable (oxidation) over the conventional (gold), to prefer Danny Wilde over Brett Sinclair, and to rally behind climate activist Greta Thunberg and her message to Make Green Great Again.

Tuesday, 11 June 2019
5 min read
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UR-111 « Black Cobra » © Urwerk
News
Urwerk, the watch for superheroes

When Tony Stark, aka Iron Man, saves humanity in the Avengers: Endgame movie, he does it with a UR-105 CT Iron and a UR-111C Black Cobra from Urwerk on his wrist.

Thursday, 06 June 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
3
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
6
Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpetuel © Jaeger-LeCoultre
SIHH
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
10
AMC Project © Urwerk
SIHH
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
9
collectionneurs-1-cover
Connoisseur of watches
What Watch Collectors Want (IV)

Five collectors from around the globe tell us what makes the deal for them (or not). François-Xavier Overstake, founder of equationdutemps.blogspot.com is among the watch lovers to listen to.

Monday, 04 February 2019
6 min read
3
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
5
HM6 Final Edition © MB&F
New Models
Beyond time: 10 exceptional watches at SIHH

Mechanical watchmaking is a world of unbridled creativity, as SIHH 2019 once again demonstrates. Whether in the field of traditional complications or in the "new horology" playground, after a quieter period these extraordinary creations again have an audience. Here is our selection of the ten most outstanding of all.

Friday, 18 January 2019
7 min read
10
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