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Zenith

Luminor Luna Rossa Regatta – 47mm (PAM1038) © Panerai
Trend Forecaster
Is this the year of the chrono?

As tool watches gain in popularity, the chronograph's star continues to rise. Whether reissues of legendary models, new executions of vintage designs or high-flying mechanisms, brands have it covered. Here's our selection.

Friday, 21 February 2020
5 min read
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Streamliner Flyback Chronograph Automatic © H. Moser & Cie
Trend Forecaster
Integrated bracelets: the strongest link

Back in the early 1970s, design legend Gérald Genta put pencil to paper and imagined the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak. The sports-luxe watch was born. Some fifty years later, this hybrid aesthetic is as popular as ever, as confirmed by these ten recent releases that fuse case and bracelet into one.

Friday, 14 February 2020
4 min read
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Classic Fusion Cruz Diez © Hublot
Lifestyle
Brands create a buzz with collaborations

What do Carl Cox, Pharrell Williams, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Richard Orlinski and Alec Monopoly have in common? Answer: they have all co-created a luxury watch. For brands, collaborations such as these are a means of driving demand among millennial customers.

Friday, 24 January 2020
6 min read
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El Primero Revival A384 Edge of Space Limited Edition © Zenith
New Models
Bamford puts its stamp on the Zenith El Primero Revival A384

The menswear shopping site Mr. Porter has again teamed up with Zenith and Bamford Watch Department for a 50-piece El Primero Revival A384 Edge of Space Limited Edition.

Thursday, 12 December 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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Seamaster Planet Ocean Ultra Deep Professional © Omega
Point of View
Sports watch seeks athlete?

Countless brands propose sports watches in their collections, but do we really need them? Not so sure...

Thursday, 12 December 2019
4 min read
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Watch Time New York
Events
The rise of the consumer watch fair

Why Watch Time New York, held October 25-26 in mid-town Manhattan, was a sell-out.

Thursday, 07 November 2019
5 min read
9
Big Bang Unico Paraíba King Gold © Hublot
Trend Forecaster
Any colour you like (not just black)

"See red", "Feel blue", "Green with envy"... expressions such as these reflect how colour impacts our mood and behaviour. Watch brands also use colour to appeal to our subconscious. Is the owner of that blue chrono buying into their desire for distant horizons? Is the lady with the scarlet automatic a femme fatale? Read on and see what the colour of your watch says about you.

Friday, 01 November 2019
4 min read
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The 1969 Quartz Astron 50th Anniversary Limited Edition © Seiko
Watch Stories
1969, Switzerland vs. Japan

In a year marked by Woodstock, Concorde's first scheduled flight and the moon landing, Swiss watchmakers battled it out to present the first automatic chronograph. It would be Seiko that took the honours with its Calibre 6139, before striking an almost fatal blow with the Astron.

Thursday, 31 October 2019
4 min read
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El Primero C.01 © Zenith
New Models
A tech-inspired Zenith Chronomaster El Primero C.01 limited edition

In association with Collective, a Silicon Valley collectors' club, Zenith has designed this limited-edition Chronomaster El Primero C.01 with the accent on simplicity and functionality.

Wednesday, 23 October 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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