CEO Christoph Grainger-Herr presented IWC’s 2021 novelties in a mixed virtual and live setting at the Watches & Wonders fair. The brand enriched its 85 year-old pilot watches line with new additions in size and aesthetics, and showcased an extremely shock-proof model produced by their engineering lab called IWC Experimental.
Vacheron Constantin presented a number of novelties under the motto ‘Classic With a Twist’ at the Watches & Wonders 2021. New Métiers D’Art creations have also seen the light with a discrete satellite time display as a twist.
All new launches of H. Moser & Cie. at the Watches & Wonders 2021 embody the daring concept of removing the branding from the watch face and playing with the distinctive design codes instead. Follow our super-subjective thoughts on the new releases.
Zenith debuted strong and distinguishing Defy timepieces at this year’s online Watches and Wonders edition and highlighted the brand’s involvement in Extreme E, the new off-road electric racing championship.
At this year’s Watches and Wonders Panerai presented new Luminor and Submersible timepieces and with their new IOC-UNESCO cooperation the Neuchâtel-based manufacture reinforces its commitment to a sustainable environment and a healthy ocean.
This March sees the International Women’s Day and the Equal Pay Day in Germany—both serve as reminders that discrimination still exists. Approaching these, NOMOS Glashütte invites all to improve gender equality by setting an example themselves.
Greubel Forsey presents the GMT Quadruple Tourbillon in titanium with striking blue accents.
Marking the end of an exciting and also divisive chapter of fine mechanical watchmaking, H. Moser & Cie. just released the Swiss Alp Watch Final Upgrade.
Ressence celebrates its 10th anniversary with the Collection X – four watches, released throughout the last months, each is limited to 40 pieces and shares the main dark olive-green colour-theme. Now here is the latest one, the Type 1 Squared X.
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#casebackthursday with the @Bovet_1822 Virtuoso VIII Chapter Two, hand-wound 17BM06-GD caliber.
It features at 6 o’clock the patented two-sided flying tourbillon, attached at the center of its axis. #bovet #bovetfleurier #finewatchmaking https://t.co/wx3wcMhPVQ
Playing with the light - @Vacheron1755 #Overseas Quartz black dial and 78 brilliant-cut diamonds on the 6-sided bezel, which recalls the Maltese cross (the company’s official logo, registered with the Swiss federal trademarks office Bern in 1880.)