Luxury watches

The NEW Breitling Chronomat 38 SleekT for the Woman in Control – SENATUS

By Scott Campbell For the last 30 years, the Breitling Chronomat has firmly established itself as the ultimate aviator’s chronograph. Created in 1984 for elite international pilots, the Chronomat is the brand’s leading model, fronting a world dedicated to performance, sporting feats and surpassing personal limits. Continuing on its spirit of aviation, with its blend of sportsmanship and sheer class, Breitling has reinterpreted its grand classic in a new model with…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Legendary Dakota DC-3 lands in Tel Aviv on Breitling World Tour – Jerusalem Post Israel News

Three legs into its record-breaking world tour, Breitling’s 77-year-old DC-3 landed at Ben-Gurion Airport on Tuesday for its first Middle East stop on a world tour. The Douglas DC-3 began its tour in Geneva and will be flying across the world, landing in 28 countries at 55 different airports between March and September 2017. This effort is not only to promote the company’s special edition Navitimer watch,…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy: Vacheron Constantin Overseas – Watchtime.com

The 1970s were trying times for the world of mechanical watchmaking. With the Quartz Crisis in full swing, sales declining, and many brands closing up shop, one of Switzerland’s most cherished industries was facing down a bleak and tenuous future. And while the changes of the times were disastrous for many, others fought back and faced down uncertainty by responding with greatness. This is what brought the market the Audemars…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Haute Watch of the Week: Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph – Haute Time

The Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph is probably the most sportive model by the brand. Vacheron Constantin launched the Overseas collection in 1996, adding the chronograph model in 1999. In many ways it is the spiritual successor of the “222”, the steel sports watch that Vacheron Constantin introduced in 1977 to celebrate the brands, you guessed it, 222nd birthday! While the current Overseas Chronograph, introduced in 2016, is a more modern…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

The history behind complicated wristwatches – The Australian Financial Review

If you want more exclusivity than that, possibly the pièce de résistance of 2017 comes from Van Cleef & Arpels, which unveiled its first “Extraordinary Object” at SIHH, the Automate Fée Ondine. Extraordinary it most certainly is, a whimsical testament to jewellery and watchmaking skills, not that you’d fit it on your wrist. Rather, it’s a table-top one-off that occupied enamellers, stone-cutters and specialist cabinet-makers for the best part of…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Zagreb First Stop on Breitling DC-3 World Tour – Croatia Week (press release) (blog)

Breitling DC-3 starts its World Tour this week. The Croatian capital Zagreb will be the first stop on the world tour of the cult Douglas DC-3 plane from the Breitling watchmaker which is celebrating its 77th birthday. The Douglas DC-3 will perform a round the world trip between March and September this year, as it promotes the new special edition of its ‘Navitimer’ watch, which has a close connection with…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Million-Dollar Minute Repeater: Vacheron Constantin’s First-Ever Grande Sonnerie Wristwatch – Forbes

Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Symphonia Grande Sonnerie 1860. Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers Symphonia Grande Sonnerie 1860 is the company’s first grande sonnerie for the wrist, but by no means is it the company’s first chiming watch. Vacheron is the oldest Swiss watch company, founded in 1755, and it was making pocket watches with grande and petite sonnerie mechanisms as early as 1827. The company has developed hundreds of innovative movements…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Breitling watch and jewellery stolen from house in Biggins Wood Road, Folkestone – Kent Online

A Breitling watch with a Gurkha regimental badge on it was stolen in a reported burglary. The police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after the incident which happened in Biggins Wood Road, Folkestone, between 6.30pm and 10.45pm on Friday, February 24.  Other jewellery was stolen in the raid, and it is believed that thieves broke into the address through the back door.  A Breitling watch. Picture: Kent Police…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

SkyNext: Pilot Must-Haves – Flying Magazine

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Chinese drama star Wallace Huo is Panerai’s first brand ambassador – South China Morning Post

One of the most popular celebrities on the Chinese screen, Wallace Huo is now Officine Panerai’s brand ambassador for Greater China. Huo is the brand’s first official ambassador. A star in the upcoming Chinese television drama series Ruyi’s Royal Love in the Palace, Huo first rose to fame in the Taiwanese drama series At Dolphin Bay in 2003. The actor, singer and producer is best known for…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Million-Dollar Minute Repeater: Vacheron Constantin’s First-Ever Grande Sonnerie Wristwatch – Forbes

Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Symphonia Grande Sonnerie 1860. Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers Symphonia Grande Sonnerie 1860 is the company’s first grande sonnerie for the wrist, but by no means is it the company’s first chiming watch. Vacheron is the oldest Swiss watch company, founded in 1755, and it was making pocket watches with grande and petite sonnerie mechanisms as early as 1827. The company has developed hundreds of innovative movements…

Posted: Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Oracle Team USA and Panerai Unveil New America’s Cup Class Boat, New Watches for 35th America’s Cup – Forbes

Just last week in Bermuda, where this year’s 35th America’s Cup competition is slated to take place throughout June, Officine Panerai — Official Watch of the 35th America’s Cup and of Oracle Team USA – joined forces with the team to unveil the all-new America’s Cup Class boat, complete with all-new signage on the sails recognizing the brand’s support. Additionally, Panerai is the Official Watch of Softbank Team Japan (skippered…

Posted: Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Breitling creates Supersports B55 to celebrate launch of Bentley Continental Supersports – Mid-Day

Not a car but a watch from Bentley? Well, yes. Breitling has created the Supersports B55 to celebrate the launch of the Bentley Continental Supersports automobile. And it is super- limited — only 500 pieces have been crafted. Way too limited! The watch reminds me of a Bentley though.The watch evokes the sporty look of the Continental Supersports and Breitling even goes a step further to appeal to enthusiasts. Titanium…

Posted: Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Vacheron Constantin Makes Online Debut With $45K Watches – Bloomberg

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Posted: Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Oracle Team USA and Panerai Unveil New America’s Cup Class Boat, New Watches for 35th America’s Cup – Forbes

Just last week in Bermuda, where this year’s 35th America’s Cup competition is slated to take place throughout June, Officine Panerai — Official Watch of the 35th America’s Cup and of Oracle Team USA – joined forces with the team to unveil the all-new America’s Cup Class boat, complete with all-new signage on the sails recognizing the brand’s support. Additionally, Panerai is the Official Watch of Softbank Team Japan (skippered…

Posted: Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Oracle Team USA and Panerai Unveil New America’s Cup Class Boat, New Watches for 35th America’s Cup – Forbes

Just last week in Bermuda, where this year’s 35th America’s Cup competition is slated to take place throughout June, Officine Panerai — Official Watch of the 35th America’s Cup and of Oracle Team USA – joined forces with the team to unveil the all-new America’s Cup Class boat, complete with all-new signage on the sails recognizing the brand’s support. Additionally, Panerai is the Official Watch of Softbank Team Japan (skippered…

Posted: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Oracle Team USA and Panerai Unveil New America’s Cup Class … – Forbes

Just last week in Bermuda, where this year’s 35th America’s Cup competition is slated to take place throughout June, Officine Panerai — Official Watch of the 35th America’s Cup and of Oracle Team USA – joined forces with the team to unveil the all-new America’s Cup Class boat, complete with all-new signage on the sails recognizing the brand’s support. Additionally, Panerai is the Official Watch of Softbank Team Japan (skippered…

Posted: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

From Vacheron Constantin and Hodinkee, a (Very) Limited Edition – New York Times

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Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017

Oracle Team USA and Panerai Unveil New America’s Cup Class Boat, New Watches for 35th America’s Cup – Forbes

Just last week in Bermuda, where this year’s 35th America’s Cup competition is slated to take place throughout June, Officine Panerai — Official Watch of the 35th America’s Cup and of Oracle Team USA – joined forces with the team to unveil the all-new America’s Cup Class boat, complete with all-new signage on the sails recognizing the brand’s support. Additionally, Panerai is the Official Watch of Softbank Team Japan (skippered…

Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017

Breitling launches its ‘Breitling Jet Simulator’ in London – Event Magazine

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Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017