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Classique Tourbillon Extra Plat Squelette 5395 © Breguet
New Models
A technical tour de force for Breguet's extra-thin Classique Tourbillon

In skeletonising the 3mm-thin movement of its new Classique Tourbillon Extra-Plat Squelette 5395, Breguet demonstrates its technical and artistic skill to stunning effect.

Tuesday, 21 May 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Slim d'Hermes © Joel Van Allmen
New Models
Light fantastic: the Slim d'Hermès Titane

From its ultra-light titanium case to an anthracite dial with a hint of orange, the new Slim d'Hermès confirms its understated but never staid nature –with the additional benefit of an extra-thin manufacture movement.

Tuesday, 23 April 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Octo Finissimo Automatique Sablée © Bulgari
Connoisseur of watches
Only Time Will Tell: the Bulgari Octo Finissimo Automatic Sandblasted
Friday, 23 November 2018
3 min watch
Octo Finissimo Tourbillon Automatic ©Bvlgari
Will the Bvlgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon Automatic take the top spot at the GPHG?

This year’s Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève takes place on November 9th. In a week’s time, the anticipation will be over and we will know who came away with the top spot in their respective categories. Competing for prizes this year are some incredible watches, with a handful of the categories displaying truly complex and extraordinary offerings.

Thursday, 01 November 2018
Ashton Tracy
4 min read
Drive de Cartier Extra-Flat
Trend Forecaster
When elegance is measured in millimetres

Once an exercise in style, the extra-thin watch has evolved into a statement of the manufacturer's expertise as much as a symbol of the wearer's elegance. Today's size zero movements come with complications, while the type of winding (automatic or manual) determines what counts as a record.

Friday, 12 October 2018
7 min read
Trend Forecaster
Introducing the Slim d’Hermès Manufacture

"Elementary, my dear watchmaker" is a phrase that springs to mind when setting eyes on this supremely elegant watch. But, as is often the case, the simplest objects are the most complex to produce. Spotlight on the Slim d'Hermès and its ultra-thin in-house movement.

Friday, 15 June 2018
3 min read
Seed VMF 5440 calibre extra-thin © Vaucher Manufacture Fleurier
New Models
Vaucher Manufacture Fleurier, specialist in extra-thin

The movement-maker is an exhibitor at EPHJ in Geneva. One of the products on show will be the Seed VMF 5440 calibre – an extra-thin (3.40 mm) automatic flying tourbillon movement with micro-rotor.

Wednesday, 06 June 2018
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Octo Finissimo Skeleton © Bulgari
New Models
Bright slenderness for this Bulgari Octo Finissimo Skeleton Sandblasted

With its ultra-thin skeleton movement of just 2.35mm housed in a sandblasted rose gold case, this new Octo Finissimo reveals all its secrets.

Tuesday, 10 April 2018
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
Finissimo Tourbillon Automatique © Bulgari
Another thinnest-ever record for Bulgari

The Finissimo Tourbillon Automatic claims a fourth record for Bulgari as the thinnest automatic watch on the market – just 3.95mm high and with a tourbillon.

Monday, 26 March 2018
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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