October 11'Chiming Time' - Bvlgari's Haute Horlogerie Exhibition
|Photo Credit: guardian.com ‘Chiming Time’ is the new Haute Horlogerie exhibition from Bulgari – displaying stunning timepieces of old and new here in Bond Street, London. The Grande Complication watches will be on show from 29th September to 24th October and celebrate the extensive history of Bulgari watches as well as launching the Octo Finissimo (pictured above), the world’s thinnest tourbillon in a platinum case which took four years of production and measures at o...|
October 3Cartier Clock Sold at Bonhams
|Photo Credit: www.bonhams.co.uk Founded in 1793, Bonhams is one of the world’s largest auctioneers of antiques and fine art. It has seen a phenomenal expansion with two key sales rooms in London; Knightsbridge and New Bond Street with three more spread across the UK and Scotland. It even holds sales in America, Australia, Germany, France, Hong Kong and Monaco. Its extensive network and international connections holds a total of 25 countries all offering sales advice and valuation services...|
September 27Baseworld 2014 New Oyster Collection Launched by Rolex
|Photo Credit: www.rolexforums.com Baselworld 2014 holds the title for the world’s biggest and most important day for the watch and jewellery industry. The figures hold testament to the enormity of this the show, with over 150,000 visitors from 100 countries and a whopping 141,000m² exhibition area. It encompasses all the major figures in the field where they showcase their newest and most exclusive pieces. The CEO’s of the brands also attend and take part in the industr...|
September 19Christie’s upcoming Geneva auction
|Photo Credit: Christies.com Christie’s announce an auction to take place on 9th November for Patek Philippe’s 175th Anniversary. 100 unique and interesting timepieces will be auctioned off, 58 of the pieces having never been seen before by the public. The special evening auction will feature vintage watches from the early nineteenth century through to the 1980’s. The estimates range from between 1,000 Swiss Francs to 1,600,000 Swiss Francs which is approximately between &...|
September 11Apple launches the 'Apple Watch'
|Photocredit: bbc.co.uk 'Apple Watch Revealed After Years of Rumours' Whether you’re an avid Apple fan or not, you can’t help but be drawn into Apple’s Keynotes and this year is no exception. In addition to the arrival of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple have announced their first new product since the passing of Steve Jobs and the iPad – the Apple Watch. Firstly, the most distinguishable factor of the Apple Watch is that it does not follow the inf...|
September 5Beckham for Breitling for Bentley
|Photo Credit: www.breitlingforbentley.com This iconic figure is now the face of the Breitling for Bentley line as an iconic ambassador and has incorporated an original British style. A new campaign filmed in the California Desert, featuring a sleek Bentley and luxury Chronograph is a truly epic combination. It seems Breitling have pulled out their ace card and are now reaping the rewards. In his own words; “I love the combination of a high-performance ‘engine’ reflecting Swiss...|
September 5IWC Partnership with BFI's London FIlm Festival
|Photo Credit: IWC.com IWC Schaffhausen have announced a three year deal to be the official timekeeper of the British Film Institute and the BFI London Film Festival next month. “For many years now, we have had a passion for cinema. Every director tells a story with his films. At IWC, storytelling is part of the DNA of everything we do. It is therefore an absolute honour and privilege to be associated with such a highly regarded institution and a film festival which has depth...|
August 30Number 1 Watch of 2014!
|Photo Credit: www.t3.com A Lange & Sohne Perpetual Calendar Terraluna, a sophisticated unique and remarkable piece. This is one of the most impressive watches to come out in 2014. The large 45.5mm diameter face consists of three dials - the large minute dial dominates at the top, whilst the bottom right dial counts hours and the bottom left counts seconds. It addition it has a perpetual calendar, a 14-day power reserve, a constant force escapement and a graphic orbital moonphase complicat...|