Tag: hublot

2017’s Most Surprising High-End Watches

The end of 2017 is upon us and with it comes a time for reflection. I asked myself the question: “Looking back at the year, which high-end watches surprised me the most?” Surprising watches are those that stand out from a design or technical perspective. This isn’t about value-propositions or novelty, but rather something compelling … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Meca 10

The Battle Of The Supercar Watches

Few modern items have as strong a synergy as cars and watches. Today we’ll look at a pair of hyper-watches made specifically for two of the greatest hyper-cars of the decade: the Hublot MP-05 LaFerrari and the Parmigiani Fleurier Type 390 Bugatti Chiron. Hublot launched its official partnership with Ferrari back in 2011 and since … Continued

Parmigiani Bugatti Type 390

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

Hublot Pays Tribute To Malaysia’s 60th Independence Day With A Special Limited Edition Big Bang “Merdeka” Timepiece

To mark the diamond jubilee of Malaysia’s independence, Hublot together with The Hour Glass will launch a limited edition of the iconic Hublot Big Bang to celebrate 60 years of the spirit of independence – the Hublot Big Bang “Merdeka”. Limited to only 60 pieces and available exclusively in Malaysia, the Hublot Big Bang “Merdeka” … Continued

Hublot Big Bang Merdeka
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