The prestigious Swiss House Girard-Perregaux is celebrating its 220 years of watchmaking by creating an exhibition called: A TALE OF INSPIRATION – unveiling 220 years of watchmaking Art. I have already talked about this brand a few month ago thanks to its launch of the new 1966 Blue Dial Chronograph. With this great anniversary, it is the entire Brand that we can discover in a beautiful worldwide traveling exhibition. It will be the most beautiful and complete set of Girard-Perregaux Timepieces outside Switzerland. Some of the collections came directly from the Brand museum and you can also find some beautiful contemporary Timepieces. From the Museum, you can discover, for example, the ESMERALDA Pocket Timepieces. A beautiful and innovative Timepiece that created a huge buzz during Paris Universal exhibition of 1889. Or you can also discover the beautiful 1966 TOURBILLON 40,00 mm with: PINK GOLD CASE – Antireflective sapphire crystal –…
Dior is launching a very elegant Timepiece called Dior VIII. The Timepiece House celebrates the passion for haute-couture. A black luxury timepiece inspired by the “1947 new look” of Mr Dior.
Vacheron Constantin launches this year the second chapter of their collection called Les Métiers d’Art – La Symbolique des Lacques. In the Horlogerie industry some brands are purely fashionable, others are considered as Watch makers and others, like Vacheron Constantin cannot be described.
Girard-Perregaux, the famous Swiss Haute-Horloger unvealed its new 1966 Blue Dial Chronograph. In order to celebrate the Brand 220th anniversary, they introduced to the 1966 collection a new Chronograph in white gold and with an elegant blue dial.
The new Panerai Radiomir 8 days Ceramica is totally registered on this philosophy. A beautiful and sexy black Bezel made in Ceramic. This material became very popular among luxury watches as it is resistant and light. It is very chic, could be a James bond watch. It has a power reserve of 8 days, so you are sure of not running out of power when you might need your watch the most.
Victorinox Swiss Army Timepieces, the iconic swiss watchmakers just revealed this fall a great animation around the theme: “Swiss Mechanical timepieces”. For this occasion, they just created one of the most elegant virtual showrooms. A special mini-website was created and we can discover great information of the new Fall collection, a brand movie and above all the most qualitative “Real time” animation ever. For those who do not know what this means, here a short explanation. Most of elegant watch brands propose their watches with the real time displayed on the watch itself on screen. Of course the hands are totally recreated in 3D but here we have the feeling the watches were just filmed. Amazing, impressive and very qualitative. Do not hesitate to check this cyber showroom: http://mechanical.victorinox.com/ 3 beautiful creations are presented: The Airboss Mach 8 special edition, the Chronopro and the Infantry Vintage. LA
To celebrate the great partnership Hublot and the Soccer world cup have, the famous swiss watch brand is launching a new limited edition called Classic Fusion Gold World Cup. Only 100 pieces will be available in the world. A great work and usage of Gold. Here are the technical aspects, for the connaisseurs
Le Dix, is a cell phone based in a mechanical tourbillon mouvement. Celsius X-VI-II is a french company based in Paris, founded by 3 young and brilliant people.
2010 saw the birth of a new watch brand called Sonic Watches. It is a german brand based in Mannheim a beautiful city half way between Frankfurt and Stuttgart in Germany. So for Watch fans the first idea here would be to say, watches are only swiss-made or not. So what about Sonic Watches?
In its Dream Room at Pisa Orologeria, Milan, Vacheron Constantin will, between the 10th and 13th of March, be offering a journey through its collection to present that watchmaking excellence that has been the hallmark of all of the Manufacture’s creations for over 250 years.
Who does not know the famous Swiss Army Knife ? In order to unite heritage from the past and true innovation, Victorinox created a Travel watch, the ideal companion for short or/and long adventures around the world.
he famous swiss brand Hublot became the official Timekeeper for the next 2 soccer worldcups in South Africa and in Brazil. This is a very important deal because the Hublot logo will be placed in referees time boards.
Hi, I went to Baselworld 2010