Although the Freak models have come out regularly since 2001, Ulysse Nardin only officially launched the Freak Out collection this spring. We visited Ulysse Nardin in La Locle and La Chaux-de-Fonds to show you the first entrants of the collection as well as a look inside the manufacture.
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Blancpain created one of the most iconic dive watches the Fifty Fathoms and a recognizable classic line the Villeret. The brand has intensively promoted them through collaborations with partners from various areas of life; let it be culture, environment protection, gastronomy or motorsports. We saw the novelties of these beauties at Baselworld.
This March, Hublot presented the Big Bang Unico Red Ceramic aka the Red Magic, with a vibrantly coloured red ceramic case. Fashion and art have also shaped two new models. We visited Hublot at Baselworld 2018.
Among other new timepieces, the 2018 edition of the GMT-Master II came in a ‘Pepsi’ colour combination and a brown-black ‘Root beer’ version, but the real novelty was inside, the calibre 3285. In this article we focus on these.
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. Baselworld always brings new options for women, we collected some from the latest exhibition that might interest you too.
In the last 130+ years, Breitling has earned a very high reputation and a strong product image. Their innovations contributed to the developments of chronographs and famous models such as the Navitimer raised their own fan clubs. We met them at Baselworld to learn more about the #LegendaryFuture.
‘I think in volumes. I imagine in colours. I design in light.’ – summed up Fawaz Gruosi is design vision, who set the ship of de GRISOGONO onto water 25 years ago. At the vernissage at Baselworld we enjoyed browsing the milestones of this quarter of a century exhibited in the booth of the company and many novelties.
Manufacture Royale presented the ADN Spirit and new ‘bespoke versions’ of the Androgyne.
The Cromhouthuis in Amsterdam exhibits 130 exquisite pieces from a 19th century lady and avid collector, Sophia Lopez Suasso.
Karl-Friedrich Scheufele and his team at Ferdinand Berthoud revealed their new model during the SIHH 2018, which radiates an even more self-conscious but elegantly reserved individuality than its predecessor. We saw the Chronomètre FB 1R.6-1 in Geneva.