The blockchain technology has fuelled conversations outside the financial markets too, including the luxury sector. In this article we delve into the technology in a very simplistic manner, the potential use in this sector and the directions luxury giants have taken.
On the World Oceans Day (8 June) IWC Schaffhausen announced its support for a pioneering environmental project, spearheaded by Cousteau Divers.
In this series we showcase mechanical and artistic wonders that were especially designed for women and others originally for men that come alive on spirited ladies’ wrists. 2019 brought new options for women demanding artistic and technical excellence in a timepiece. I selected a few from those presented at Baselworld.
The number of art fairs has exploded in the last 10-15 years and art lovers can enjoy a greater variety of visual entertainment and marketplace. Art Basel starts on 11 June for the 49th time and as a messenger, the regular Art Market report was published earlier in March. We browsed the report for the latest findings.
German fine watchmaking meets the world’s most beautiful vintage cars.
This May HAUTLENCE released its latest timepiece, in line with their rebellious spirit, the HL2.3 PUNK.
Standing tall at its signature Baselworld spot Rolex brought exactly what the company is a master of: consistency. No ground-breaking novelties this year, instead fine tweaks in shapes and details characterise the 2019 portfolio.
Zenith issued the Defy Inventor, the first model in series production incorporating the high-frequency monolithic silicon oscillator they had presented in 2017. The El Primero 21 also received a random-patterned carbon case for Baselworld 2019.
TWEETS n' BITES
#Black #mood - @CHANEL Monsieur Édition Noire in Black Ceramic, Caliber 1. Hours are visible through an aperture framed with the octagonal shape, which jumps instantly and in sync with the retrograde minute hand. The latter covers an unusually wide 240° area. #chanel #watch https://t.co/sMqN5kqonG
LAVENTURE SOUS-MARINE #onwrist This version is #soldout but check out other models https://t.co/wrsZBWcoCR #laventure #laventurewatches #watch #independentwatchmaker #timepiece #womw #loupiosity #design #independentwatchmaking #laventuresousmarine #limitededition https://t.co/NbXf9336EF
Great #summer #watch - @ulysse_nardin Classico Jade with white mother-of-pearl dial, white strap, stainless steel case. #ulyssenardin #ulyssesworld #ulyssenardinclassico #ulyssenardinjade #watch #womw #womenwatch #wriststyle #style https://t.co/3x0OvJcizw