Luxury watches

The Oldest Watchmaker in The World Just Unveiled An Unexpected New Partnership – Observer

Vacheron Constantin Historiques Cornes de Vache 1955 Limited Edition for Hodinkee. (Photo courtesy of Vacheron Constantin) Founded in 1755, Vacheron Constantin is the oldest watchmaker in the world thanks to its 262 years of interrupted manufacturing. While it’s a brand synonymous with staggering technical feats like the creation of the most complicated watch in the world, which was unveiled at a black tie dinner last year, their customer often skews…

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

Breitling Avenger Hurricane Now Available With 12-Hour Dial – Watchtime.com

Breitling introduced the Breitling Avenger Hurricane, with its military-aviator-influenced 24-hour dial, at Baselworld 2016. This year, the brand introduces a more civilian-friendly model with a traditional 12-hour dial in two dial colors.   Like the original Avenger Hurricane, the new model has an extra-large 50-mm case made of Breitlight, a proprietary high-tech material that Breitling says is 3.3 times lighter than titanium and 5.8 times lighter than steel but significantly…

Posted: Thursday, February 09, 2017

Breitling Avenger Hurricane Now Available with 12-Hour Dial … – Watchtime.com

Breitling introduced the Breitling Avenger Hurricane, with its military-aviator-influenced 24-hour dial, at Baselworld 2016. This year, the brand introduces a more civilian-friendly model with a traditional 12-hour dial in two dial colors.   Like the original Avenger Hurricane, the new model has an extra-large 50-mm case made of Breitlight, a proprietary high-tech material that Breitling says is 3.3 times lighter than titanium and 5.8 times lighter than steel but significantly…

Posted: Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Breitling unveils limited edition Cirrus design – Maryville Daily Times

Posted: Friday, February 3, 2017 12:00 am Breitling unveils limited edition Cirrus design From Staff Reports TheDailyTimes.com | 0 comments The independent Swiss luxury watch manufacturer Breitling unveiled Thursday a limited edition watch that was made in collaboration with Cirrus Aircraft. The Aerospace Evo Cirrus Aircraft Limited Edition watch, a multifunctional electronic chronograph, includes a customized dial with the Cirrus logo at the 3 o’clock position and a silhouette of the…

Posted: Friday, February 03, 2017

Carbon Innovation: Panerai LAB-ID Luminor 1950 Carbotech 3 Days – 49mm – Watchtime.com

In 2015, Panerai ushered a new, high-tech material into the watchmaking world with the launch of the Luminor Submersible 1950 Carbotech. At this year’s SIHH, the brand goes even more boldly experimental with the Panerai LAB-ID Luminor 1950 Carbotech 3 Days – 49mm, which combines a Carbotech case with a deep black, light-absorbing dial and a lubrication-free mechanical movement. The Panerai LAB-ID, which is limited to just 50 pieces, is…

Posted: Thursday, February 02, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s watch is, in all senses of the word … – Stuff – Stuff

Come on, then, I’m itching to hear about your non-depreciating asset. Well, its name’s a good place to kick-off: the Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600. It’s the most intense watch Vacheron Constantin has ever created and it has been many years in the making. Which is why, if you want one, there’s that US$1m price tag. Marvellous, marvellous; carry on… You see the word ‘Astronomical’ in…

Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Richemont Continues Restructure With CEO Shakeups At Jaeger … – Editorial (press release) (registration) (blog)

Today, we received the news that the CEOs of Jaeger-LeCoultre, Vacheron Constantin, Piaget, and fashion brand Alfred Dunhill (who used to make watches but, I believe, do not anymore) are leaving their respective brands in spring of this year. Philippe Leopold-Metzger of Piaget and Juan-Carlos Torres of Vacheron are retiring while Daniel Riedo of Jaeger-LeCoultre and Fabrizio Cardinali of Alfred Dunhill have “decided to leave” their positions. Back in November 2016, the Richemont…

Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s $1 Million Celestial Watch – Barron’s

Every now and then, a Swiss watch brand comes up with new design and manufacturing innovations that essentially catapult the miniaturization process to a new level, raising the bar for all other luxury watchmakers. Vacheron Constantin has done just that with Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600, a manual-winding timepiece it unveiled on Monday at SIHH, the luxury-watch fair that takes place every year in Geneva. Vacheron’s Celestia Astronomical…

Posted: Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Richemont Continues Restructure With CEO Shakeups At Jaeger-LeCoultre, Vacheron Constantin, Piaget, & Alfred … – Editorial (press release) (registration) (blog)

Today, we received the news that the CEOs of Jaeger-LeCoultre, Vacheron Constantin, Piaget, and fashion brand Alfred Dunhill (who used to make watches but, I believe, do not anymore) are leaving their respective brands in spring of this year. Philippe Leopold-Metzger of Piaget and Juan-Carlos Torres of Vacheron are retiring while Daniel Riedo of Jaeger-LeCoultre and Fabrizio Cardinali of Alfred Dunhill have “decided to leave” their positions. Back in November 2016, the Richemont…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s watch is, in all senses of the word, astronomical – Stuff

Come on, then, I’m itching to hear about your non-depreciating asset. Well, its name’s a good place to kick-off: the Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600. It’s the most intense watch Vacheron Constantin has ever created and it has been many years in the making. Which is why, if you want one, there’s that US$1m price tag. Marvellous, marvellous; carry on… You see the word ‘Astronomical’ in…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s $1 Million Celestial Watch – Barron’s

Every now and then, a Swiss watch brand comes up with new design and manufacturing innovations that essentially catapult the miniaturization process to a new level, raising the bar for all other luxury watchmakers. Vacheron Constantin has done just that with Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600, a manual-winding timepiece it unveiled on Monday at SIHH, the luxury-watch fair that takes place every year in Geneva. Vacheron’s Celestia Astronomical…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s watch is, in all senses of the word … – Stuff – Stuff

Come on, then, I’m itching to hear about your non-depreciating asset. Well, its name’s a good place to kick-off: the Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600. It’s the most intense watch Vacheron Constantin has ever created and it has been many years in the making. Which is why, if you want one, there’s that US$1m price tag. Marvellous, marvellous; carry on… You see the word ‘Astronomical’ in…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s $1 Million Celestial Watch – Barron’s

Every now and then, a Swiss watch brand comes up with new design and manufacturing innovations that essentially catapult the miniaturization process to a new level, raising the bar for all other luxury watchmakers. Vacheron Constantin has done just that with Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600, a manual-winding timepiece it unveiled on Monday at SIHH, the luxury-watch fair that takes place every year in Geneva. Vacheron’s Celestia Astronomical…

Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s $1 Million Celestial Watch – Barron’s

Every now and then, a Swiss watch brand comes up with new design and manufacturing innovations that essentially catapult the miniaturization process to a new level, raising the bar for all other luxury watchmakers. Vacheron Constantin has done just that with Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600, a manual-winding timepiece it unveiled on Monday at SIHH, the luxury-watch fair that takes place every year in Geneva. Vacheron’s Celestia Astronomical…

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers Celestia was the star of SIHH – GQ.com

Visitors to the Vacheron Constantin stand at this year’s SIHH were quick to marvel at its Reference 57620, a one-of-a-kind pocket watch created to celebrate the maison’s 260th anniversary in 2015. Boasting 57 individual functions, it’s a contemporary masterpiece in the tradition of the maison’s earlier ‘super complications’. But this year it’s been joined by another one-off – the Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronmical Grand Complication which features no less than…

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017

Officine Panerai partners with Dubai International Boat Show – Trade Arabia

Officine Panerai, the Florentine haute horlogerie sports watch brand, has announced its participation at the 25th Dubai International Boat Show 2017 as the ‘Supporting Partner’ for the eighth consecutive year. Panerai will be sponsoring the VIP registration lounge which will be designed in a maritime like atmosphere, inspired by the Panerai classic yacht challenge. The Dubai Boat show, taking place from February 28 until March 4, 2017, is the ideal…

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers Celestia was the star of SIHH – GQ.com

Visitors to the Vacheron Constantin stand at this year’s SIHH were quick to marvel at its Reference 57620, a one-of-a-kind pocket watch created to celebrate the maison’s 260th anniversary in 2015. Boasting 57 individual functions, it’s a contemporary masterpiece in the tradition of the maison’s earlier ‘super complications’. But this year it’s been joined by another one-off – the Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronmical Grand Complication which features no less than…

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s $1 Million Celestial Watch – Barron’s

Every now and then, a Swiss watch brand comes up with new design and manufacturing innovations that essentially catapult the miniaturization process to a new level, raising the bar for all other luxury watchmakers. Vacheron Constantin has done just that with Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600, a manual-winding timepiece it unveiled on Monday at SIHH, the luxury-watch fair that takes place every year in Geneva. Vacheron’s Celestia Astronomical…

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers Celestia was the star of SIHH – GQ.com

Visitors to the Vacheron Constantin stand at this year’s SIHH were quick to marvel at its Reference 57620, a one-of-a-kind pocket watch created to celebrate the maison’s 260th anniversary in 2015. Boasting 57 individual functions, it’s a contemporary masterpiece in the tradition of the maison’s earlier ‘super complications’. But this year it’s been joined by another one-off – the Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronmical Grand Complication which features no less than…

Posted: Sunday, January 29, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s $1 Million Celestial Watch – Barron’s

Every now and then, a Swiss watch brand comes up with new design and manufacturing innovations that essentially catapult the miniaturization process to a new level, raising the bar for all other luxury watchmakers. Vacheron Constantin has done just that with Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600, a manual-winding timepiece it unveiled on Monday at SIHH, the luxury-watch fair that takes place every year in Geneva. Vacheron’s Celestia Astronomical…

Posted: Sunday, January 29, 2017