Tag: Panerai

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

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

Radical Repeaters – Key Developments In Minute Repeating Wristwatches

While chiming watches like minute repeaters have been around for hundreds of years, it has only been only as recently as the last decade that we saw watch brands gather enough courage and technical know-how to create more modern, 21st century iterations of the classic striking watch. Take the confidently named Supersonnerie by Audemars Piguet, … Continued

Patek Philippe 5016

The Best Watches From SIHH 2017

The world’s most prestigious high-end watch trade show, the SIHH in Geneva, was quite different for 2017. It not only grew to represent even more watchmakers, but was also a lot more well-rounded, representing amazing and extremely exclusive ultra-luxury marques to more accessible timepieces meant for daily wear by regular people. Luxury watches by definition … Continued

Girard-Perregaux Laureato

The Best “Year Of The Rooster” Watches

On January 28, 2017 the Chinese New Year commences with the Year of the rooster. You’ll sure know that each year is dedicated to an animal of the Chinese zodiac and, if you’re really, really into watches, you’ll also be familiar with the habit of Swiss watch brands dedicating some obscure, but successful collections to … Continued

Chopard LUC XP Urushi Year of the Rooster
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