Luxury watches

Vacheron Constantin — L’Overseas Tour au Japon – WorldTempus

L’heure du rituelAu Japon, onsen signifie « source chaude ». C’est ainsi que l’on nomme un bain thermal, lieu poétique, rituel et sacré. Dans la province d’Akita, la beauté du onsen émane de la présence d’éléments naturels – eaux, vapeurs, nature – intacts et maîtrisés qui ne portent jamais atteinte à la simplicité dépouillée et humble de l’établissement. Ici, nul ne peut se plonger dans ces eaux chaudes sorties du…

Posted: Friday, June 17, 2016

Partner of Manifesta 11 – World Tempus

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Posted: Thursday, June 16, 2016

On the road with Vacheron Constantin Overseas: STYLE reports – South China Morning Post

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Posted: Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Breitling launches ‘Ocean Pilot’ – Saudi Gazette

Superocean 44 Special LUXURY Swiss watchmaker and aviation chronograph specialist Breitling has introduced the newest member to its sought-after Superocean collection. Taking inspiration from the excellent readability of aviator-type watches, Breitling has unveiled the new Superocean 44 Special to its Middle East customers – their very own “ocean pilot”. Since 1957, Breitling’s Superocean models have combined exceptional performance with a technical and professional style. This new model embodies the range’s…

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Breitling Jet Team Returns to Warriors Over The Wasatch – KCSG

slideshow SALT LAKE CITY – The world famous Breitling Jet Team makes a return performance at Warriors Over The Wasatch on Saturday, June 25 and Sunday, June 26. This will be the second time the team’s breathtaking performance will be seen at the Hill Air Force Base north of Salt Lake City, Utah, which is one of 14 stops on its 2016 tour. The Breitling Jet Team sets itself apart…

Posted: Monday, June 13, 2016

Men’s Style|Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Monday, June 13, 2016

Men’s Style|Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Sunday, June 12, 2016

By Land, By Sea, and By Air: Three New Breitling Watches – Watchtime.com

Breitling has launched a trio of new luxury sports watches — one each in its Breitling for Bentley, Superocean, and Chronoliner collections —all suited for adventure, whether you’re on the road, under the waves, or in the air. By land: The Breitling for Bentley B06 Midnight Carbon is the latest chronograph watch to feature the brand’s in-house Caliber B06 movement, with the “30-second chronograph” system that Breitling patented in 1926….

Posted: Saturday, June 11, 2016

You are here: Home / General / Featured / A History Of Vacheron Constantin’s Overseas Line, Culminating In 2016’s … – Quill & Pad

One year before Vacheron Constantin, the world’s oldest uninterrupted manufacture, celebrated its 250th anniversary in 2005, it erupted with yet another milestone – one that deserved to be celebrated almost as lavishly. Foreshadowing the big anniversary, Vacheron Constantin re-launched its luxury sports watch, the Overseas, in 2004 with the weight of history providing the just right context for the introduction of what would become a new classic among casual wristwatches….

Posted: Friday, June 10, 2016

Panerai unveils its newest novelties – The National (blog)

For anyone looking to invest in a new timepiece this season, consider the latest novelties from Officine Panerai. The six new watches, the latest addition to the Luminor Marina 1950 family, were unveiled at the recent exhibition Panerai: Dive into time in Florence, and feature two new updates including a new P. 9010 automatic calibre and a three day power reserve. Available in Panerai’s distinctive large size and robust design,…

Posted: Friday, June 10, 2016

The Breitling Avenger Hurricane has landed – GQ.com

Thirty three percent lighter than titanium and 5.8 times lighter than steel (and significantly harder), Breitling’s innovative new case material, dubbed Breitlight, is the answer for all those who’ve previously shied away from the extra heft a traditionally constructed 50mm diameter timepiece represents. It’s also water resistant to 100m and riding on an exclusive black military-style textile fibre strap. Not directly linked to the brand’s new technological ‘skunkworks’ project unveiled…

Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2016

My Unnerving 4-G Joyride With the Breitling Jet Team – ABC News

Christophe “Douky” Deketelaere was happily posing for photos while I was a nervous wreck being strapped into the cockpit of his high-performance ex-military jet. Deketelare, 52, a former elite pilot with the French Air Force, did not know that I had nearly chickened out of riding shotgun with him in an L-39C Albatros Czech fighter-training aircraft, which is capable of reaching up to 565 mph in a dive. Deketelaere, now…

Posted: Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Breitling pairs with Bentley for blacked out B06 Midnight Carbon – Gizmag

In the complex world of status symbols, few brands carry the same weight as Bentley. It’s why the Continental has been co-opted as the car of choice for famous singers and footballers keen to show off their hefty pay packets with a piece of automotive extravagance. Unfortunately, you can’t wear that slice of over-the-top British engineering to a party, so watchmaker Breitling has teamed up with Bentley to create a…

Posted: Monday, June 06, 2016

Men’s Style|Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Monday, June 06, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Monday, June 06, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Saturday, June 04, 2016