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Frederique Constant Hybrid Manufacture – the world’s first 3.0 watch

Frederique Constant Hybrid Manufacture – the world’s first 3.0 watch

February 24, 2018 10:15 am
Coming from Swiss watchmaker Frederique Constant is a new innovative watch – the Hybrid Manufacture. Part smartwatch and part mechanical piece, the watch was introduced...

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Cartier Tank – the world’s most iconic non-round watch

Cartier Tank – the world’s most iconic non-round watch

June 14, 2017 11:24 pm
Although some watch enthusiasts consider Cartier more of a jewelry brand than a watch brand, the French luxury giant actually has a significant place in horological history....

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Digital watches and their place in the horological history

Digital watches and their place in the horological history

May 15, 2017 12:19 pm
When we say “watch”, we mostly think of a timepiece with rotating hands pointing to numbers arrayed on a (typically) circular dial. Sure this has changed a bit...

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Frederique Constant Hybrid Manufacture – the world’s first 3.0 watch

Coming from Swiss watchmaker Frederique Constant is a new innovative watch – the Hybrid Manufacture. Part smartwatch and part mechanical piece, the watch was introduced two days ago at a special event held at the Carpenter’s Gallery in New York. For this occasion, the company partnered with acclaimed Oscar nominated actor Mark Ruffalo. After Peter […]

Latest from Corum – the Golden Bridge Joachim Horsley

Swiss watchmaker Corum has recently partnered up with the acclaimed composer and orchestrator Joachim Horsley. Mr. Horsley has scored over 25 short and feature movies, arranged songs for John Legend and Michael Bublé, orchestrated Ben Folds’ Piano Concerto, and even has a YouTube channel for his own arrangements. His piece “Beethoven In Havana”, a Cuban-inspired […]

Introducing: the 2018 Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda 1950 Squelette

Named after the Italian word for “round”, the Tonda range is the largest of all Parmigiani Fleurier collections. One of the most notable models in the series is the Tonda 1950. The “1950” in the name is a reference to the birth year of the brand’s founder Michel Parmigiani. Introduced for 2011, it is the […]

Pre-Baselworld 2018: TAG Heuer Carrera Heuer 02

The year 2018 marks the 55th anniversary of one of TAG Heuer’s most iconic models – the Carrera. To celebrate this important milestone, the Swiss brand is proud to announce a new edition – the Carrera Heuer 02. In addition to this new generation Carrera, TAG Heuer is also releasing a special edition book called […]

Bell & Ross BR03-94 Horolum and BR03-92 Horoblack

Baselworld 2018 is just little over a month away, and as it gets closer we are seeing more and more brands announcing their new watches. At the upcoming watch fair, French watchmaker Bell & Ross will introduce several novelties including the new BR03-94 Horolum and BR03-92 Horoblack timepieces. With these two models, Bell & Ross […]

Hublot and Floyd Mayweather present: the Big Bang Unico TMT

In collaboration with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr., Hublot has created a special chronograph watch – the Big Bang Unico TMT. Winner of multiple world titles in five different weight classes, and the holder an undefeated record of 50–0, Mr. Mayweather is, as he says, crazy about mechanical beauties, especially sparkling watches. In an interview […]

Glashütte Original announces the new Senator Cosmopolite for 2018

Since it was first introduced in 2015, the Senator Cosmopolite has become one of the most praised dual time zone watches on the market. The easy-to-read dial and the ability to display the time in any two time zones in the world has made it a first choice for many world travelers. So far, the […]

Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda Annual Calendar

Michel Parmigiani, the founder of Parmigiani Fleurier, has always been fascinated by astronomy and how it influences our daily lives. In his honor, the Swiss brand has developed the new Tonda Annual Calendar – a timepiece wholly devoted to this amazing science. The latest Parmigiani Fleurier watch combines both the annual and lunar calendars on […]

Grand Seiko SBGT241 & SBGV238: 25 years of the quartz Caliber 9F

In 1988, Japanese manufacturer Seiko came up with an idea that would position Grand Seiko miles ahead of every other quartz timepiece. The brand’s goal was to create the “ideal” quartz watch, with a caliber that would be more precise and durable than anything on the market back then. At that time, the advancements in […]

Mido Multifort Datometer & Commander Shade special editions

This year, Swiss manufacturer Mido is celebrating its 100th birthday. The anniversary festivities began with the launch of the Commander Big Date and now the company continues the celebration with the launch of two more new watches: the Multifort Datometer and the Commander Shade. Affordably priced at CHF 1,200 and CHF 780 respectively, the timepieces […]