When it comes to choosing a watch for summer, the hardest part could be deciding which one. Take your pick of nautically-inspired models for the ideal swimming or sailing companion, blinding white watches to show off a tanned arm, or the sun-drenched sophistication of gold.
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After Mykonos, Capri and Porto Cervo, Hublot has opened a summer pop-up store in Ibiza, and released a Classic Fusion Chronograph in the island's colours.
From dress watches to sport watches, Omega's latest releases run the gamut of innovative materials. Whether draped in Moonshine gold or coloured ceramic, incrusted with Liquidmetal or Ceragold, this year's new models make the most of the latest developments.
The Air Command chronograph belongs to that small circle of rare watches whose legend takes root in the mystery surrounding their creation. Blancpain is reissuing this legend as a 500-piece limited edition with vintage appeal.
Inspired by Italy's famed Mille Miglia race, since 1988 the eponymous collection from Chopard returns each year in limited editions. A combination of style, elegance and precise mechanisms, the brand has it all mapped out.
Powered by a COSC-certified movement inside an ultra-light titanium case with a helium release valve and 500-metre water-resistance, Carl F. Bucherer is donating part of the proceeds from sales of this Patravi ScubaTec to the Manta Trust in support of its efforts to protect these gentle sea giants.
Watchmaking has many registers and so does the chronograph. Performance-focused or a lesson in elegance, innovative or traditional, a record-breaker or a design delight, chronographs were all over Baselworld 2019.
1969 was an exceptional vintage for watches; the birth year of revolutionary movements and legendary models. And it was exactly fifty years ago. From the aisles of Baselworld to Biel, clearly life begins at fifty.
In honour of the El Primero high-frequency chronograph's 50th anniversary, Zenith is releasing an anniversary set of three models: a reissue of the first El Primero from 1969, a Chronomaster El Primero, and a Defy El Primero 21.