Tag: hublot

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

High Octane And High Horology – Hublot X Ferrari

Without a doubt, the biggest name in Formula 1 and fast cars is Ferrari. Flamboyant and innovative, Ferrari needs a watchmaker that lives up to its reputation. After partnering with Girard-Perregaux and then Panerai, Ferrari found perhaps the perfect fit, a watch brand on par with the carmaker’s prestige and aura: Hublot. Every discussion about … Continued

Hublot Techframe Ferrari Tourbillon Chronograph Titanium

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

Hublot: Melding Watchmaking And Football

The most obvious answers tend only to be so on hindsight. Case in point: Hublot’s mid-2000s foray into the world of football at a time when no other brand did. As CEO Ricardo Guadalupe recalled, “This happened sometime around 2005, shortly after Mr. [Jean-Claude] Biver had taken over as CEO. We wanted to enter an … Continued

Pele and Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot
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