Tag: Audemars Piguet

Expert’s Pick: Exciting Luxury Watches From SIHH 2018

Each year in January, over two dozen top luxury watch makers converge in Geneva at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, or SIHH. After having just completed the 2018 installment of the trade fair, I’ve put together a list of some of best new watches for serious timepiece collectors. Piaget Altiplano Ultimate Concept Watch … Continued

Ulysse Nardin Freak Vision

Four Brands To Keep An Eye On At SIHH 2018

The Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, or SIHH for short, is about to open its doors for the 28th time on 15 January 2018. Mark the dates in your calendars, as there are more exhibiting brands than eve, promising an overwhelming selection of new launches. Many of its brands have embraced the practice of … Continued

Ulysse Nardin SIHH 2018

How Rubber Became A Luxury in Watchmaking

Over the years, an untold number of interesting materials have found their ways into high-end watches, from the understated titanium to the more exotic ceramic and carbon fibre. There is one material, however, that really stands out, most notably for its anti-luxury character: rubber. How on earth did this innocuous material, first patented back in … Continued

original Hublot 1980 advertising

Four Lesser Known Watches From Big Brands Worth Considering

To the majority of watch collectors, certain brands are known for certain watches. Rolex is all about steel sport watches like the Submariner, Omega is all about the “First Watch on the Moon” Speedmaster chronograph, and Audemars Piguet is all about the octagonal Royal Oak. What many watch collectors tend to overlook are timepieces offered … Continued

Patek Philippe 5200G

Top Picks From Only Watch 2017

As highly anticipated as watch fairs like Baselworld and SIHH may be, they sometimes rarely measure up to the fun factor that the biennial Only Watch auction offers. Especially if it’s unique timepieces created by some of the most important manufactures and independents are what you are after. Organized by Christie’s and held under the … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Unico Sapphire Usain Bolt Only Watch 2017
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