Luxury watches

WatchTime New York 2016: Hands On With the New Vacheron Constantin Harmony Collection – Watchtime.com

Vacheron Constantin is unveiling 10 new references in its recently launched Harmony collection, and they’re making their U.S. debut this weekend at WatchTime New York at Manhattan’s Gotham Hall. We had a chance to spend some time with several of the new timepieces and snap some photos. The watches all have the collection’s telltale cushion shape — curved casebands, square bezels, and round crystals — but have a distinct look from the first Harmony…

Posted: Saturday, October 15, 2016

Breitling adds new colour options to its Emergency line up – WatchPro.com

The Breitling Emergency has been given a colourful update with three new editions coming to the UK that combine a black titanium case with orange or yellow accents, or a blue mother of-pearl dial. The wristwatch is billed as high-tech survival instrument thanks to its built-in dual frequency personal locator beacon. The miniature transmitter and integrated antenna system are the key selling point for professionals in perilous positions or adventurers around the globe. Story…

Posted: Friday, October 14, 2016

At Vacheron Constantin, each watch is like a tiny museum – GQ India

For over a decade now, Juan Carlos Torres – CEO of Vacheron Constantin — has steered the company to some truly exciting harbours, upholding VC’s reputation as one of the world’s most prestigious watchmaking brands. And when GQ caught up with him at a recent launch, his conversation suggested an unshakeable faith in the value of creativity and finesse in the art of watchmaking. Why are you so excited…

Posted: Thursday, October 13, 2016

SHoP Architects announced as winners of the 2016 Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award – The Architect’s Newspaper

New York-based SHoP Architects has been named as this year’s winners of the Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award. Now in its third year, the award recognized SHoP for their “bold, evocative architecture, philanthropic initiatives, sustainable development, and innovative practices/entrepreneurship.” As a result, the firm will get to see their installation, Flotsam & Jetsam built in the Miami Design District’s Jungle Plaza. In their 20 year history, SHoP has had projects built…

Posted: Wednesday, October 12, 2016

SHoP Architects announced as winners of the 2016 Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award – The Architect’s Newspaper

New York-based SHoP Architects has been named as this year’s winners of the Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award. Now in its third year, the award recognized SHoP for their “bold, evocative architecture, philanthropic initiatives, sustainable development, and innovative practices/entrepreneurship.” As a result, the firm will get to see their installation, Flotsam & Jetsam built in the Miami Design District’s Jungle Plaza. In their 20 year history, SHoP has had projects built…

Posted: Wednesday, October 12, 2016

SHoP Architects announced as winners of the 2016 Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award – The Architect’s Newspaper

New York-based SHoP Architects has been named as this year’s winners of the Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award. Now in its third year, the award recognized SHoP for their “bold, evocative architecture, philanthropic initiatives, sustainable development, and innovative practices/entrepreneurship.” As a result, the firm will get to see their installation, Flotsam & Jetsam built in the Miami Design District’s Jungle Plaza. In their 20 year history, SHoP has had projects built…

Posted: Tuesday, October 11, 2016

SHoP Architects announced as winners of the 2016 Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award – The Architect’s Newspaper

New York-based SHoP Architects has been named as this year’s winners of the Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award. Now in its third year, the award recognized SHoP for their “bold, evocative architecture, philanthropic initiatives, sustainable development, and innovative practices/entrepreneurship.” As a result, the firm will get to see their installation, Flotsam & Jetsam built in the Miami Design District’s Jungle Plaza. In their 20 year history, SHoP has had projects built…

Posted: Monday, October 10, 2016

Vacheron Constantin Harmony chronographes – WorldTempus

La ligne Harmony a été lancée en 2015, lors du 260ème anniversaire de Vacheron Constantin, sous formes d’éditions limitées au boîtier de forme coussin, aux lignes pures et graphiques. La Manufacture dévoile aujourd’hui pas moins de 10 nouveaux modèles intégrant plusieurs calibres maison et développées autour du tourbillon chronographe monopoussoir, du chronographe monopoussoir avec échelle pulsométrique, du chronographe à double poussoir, ainsi que du double fuseau horaire.Nous vous présentons aujourdhui…

Posted: Monday, October 10, 2016

Vacheron Constantin Harmony chronographs – World Tempus

In 2015, on the occasion of its 260th anniversary, Vacheron Constantin unveiled the Harmony collection. The timepieces composing this range have cushion-shaped case featuring pure, graphic lines. After the limited series supporting the launch of the collection, Vacheron Constantin is now introducing no less than ten new references equipped with several in-house calibers and developed around a tourbillon monopusher chronograph, a monopusher chronograph with pulsimeter scale, a double-pusher chronograph, and…

Posted: Sunday, October 09, 2016

Video. « A Slice of Time » – World Tempus (press release)

Inspired by the concept of time and by the interaction between time and design, the installation will be presented in a world premiere from October 20th to 23rd. The visitors will have the opportunity to experience the creation of special clocks inspired by the iconic designs of Panerai watches.

Posted: Saturday, October 08, 2016

Rolex, Breitling, Bentley and Ferraris up for grabs at Northern Ireland auction – Belfast Telegraph

Ferrari 458 Italia 4.5 Coupe. Louis Vuitton vintage handbag. Breitling super ocean stainless steel chrono watch One moment by Belvada. Essential eye cream 30ML pure 24ct gold plate pearl protein. Bentley continental GTC 6.0 W12 speed Fancy owning a Rolex, Breitling watch, Bentley or a Ferrari? Well now’s your chance as you could buy the luxury items for less at a special Northern Ireland auction. City Auction Group’s prestige sale…

Posted: Thursday, October 06, 2016

Vacheron Constantin Unveils $245,000 Harmony Tourbillon … – Forbes

Posted: Thursday, October 06, 2016

Global experience: Vacheron Constantin presents ‘The Overseas Tour’ exhibition in Hong Kong’ – South China Morning Post

VACHERON CONSTANTIN ‘THE OVERSEAS TOUR’ EXHIBITION LANDMARK ATRIUM, CENTRAL HAPPENINGS: Hong Kong’s social elite came out in full force to attend a cocktail party celebrating Vacheron Constantin and Steve McCurry’s “The Overseas Tour” exhibition. The high-profile collaboration, which was announced during the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in January, took famed photographer McCurry to 12 special locations, a nod to the 12 hours on a watch’s dial….

Posted: Thursday, October 06, 2016

New Vacheron Constantin Harmony Watches to Debut at WatchTime New York 2016 – Watchtime.com

Vacheron Constantin introduced its Harmony collection — a new series with distinctive, cushion-shaped cases — during the brand’s 260th anniversary year of 2015. This year, the collection expands with 10 all-new references, all of which make their U.S. debut next week at WatchTime New York (tickets and info here). Here’s a preview of the highlight pieces. The 10 new references in the Vacheron Constantin Harmony collection — whose case design and graphic elements…

Posted: Thursday, October 06, 2016

Vacheron Constantin – What Vacheron Constantin’s pre-SIHH 2017 … – World Tempus (press release)

It can quite often be worthwhile to take a moment to digest the news of some important watch launches before wading in with a preview or an opinion, and this seems to be particularly true for the two pre-SIHH 2017 models presented recently by Vacheron Constantin: The Patrimony moon phase with retrograde date and the Traditionnelle Minute Repeater. First of all, even in the absence of the Watches and Wonders…

Posted: Thursday, October 06, 2016

Vacheron Constantin Unveils $245000 Harmony Tourbillon Chronograph, Complete Chronograph and More – Forbes

Posted: Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Vacheron Constantin Unveils $245000 Harmony Tourbillon Chronograph, Complete Calendar and More – Forbes

Posted: Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Moon Phase Retrograde Date Watch – Editorial (press release) (registration) (blog)

How time flies, we are nearing the end of September, which means SIHH 2017 is just months away and the Richemont brands are beginning to tease their new offerings that they will show off next year. Taking the lead is one of Richemont’s premier brands, Vacheron Constantin. And one of the new watches that the 261-year-old brand will be presenting next year is the new Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Moon…

Posted: Friday, September 30, 2016

Breitling to hike prices by up to 8% from tomorrow – WatchPro.com

Breitling has become the latest brand to increase its prices in the UK, WatchPro has learned. The luxury watch brand will follow moves made by other suppliers this month by increasing its prices by an average of 8%, starting from tomorrow. Confirmation of the rise was given by luxury watch retailer Banks Lyon, which emailed customers advising them that today was the “best time to invest” in a Breitling…

Posted: Friday, September 30, 2016

Vacheron Constantin – WorldTempus

Traditionnelle répétition minutes tourbillon, or rose. © Vacheron Constantin

Posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2016