As the trusted timepiece of the world’s favourite spy, the Swiss watchmaker OMEGA has hosted an event in New York to celebrate its newest James Bond watch. Guests were welcomed at The Top of the Standard, where the new Seamaster Diver 300M 007 Edition was revealed for the very first time. Actor Daniel Craig, as well as producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli made a special appearance for the occasion.
James Bond has been wearing an OMEGA since GoldenEye in 1995 – the... Read More
Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, the Middle East’s leading retailer of luxury watches and jewellery, and Bell & Ross – the Franco-Swiss watchmaker and ultimate reference in aeronautical watchmaking launch a special and exclusive limited edition for Dubai.
Synonymous with precision, functionality, legibility and water-resistance, Bell & Ross is renowned for its iconic pieces that draw design codes from the world of aviation. The BR 03-92 Green Arabic Steel is a symbolic and... Read More
A poetic depiction of a ship borne by the waves, Les Cabinotiers – La Caravelle 1950 is a one of-a-kind creation featuring a cloisonné enamel dial crafted by the Atelier Anita Porchet. This masterpiece of miniaturisation is framed by a 39 mm 4N pink gold case, equipped with the Manufacture 4400 movement. The model is inspired by a 1950 watch belonging to the Vacheron Constantin heritage.
With this one-of-a-kind Les Cabinotiers – La Caravelle 1950 model, Vacheron Constantin sails off... Read More
Committed for ten years now in empowering millions of children to build a better future through education,
Bvlgari and Save the Children celebrate their partnership by launching the new #GiveHope campaign, shot by photographer Rankin.
Nadine Nassib Njeim, Ginevra Bulgari, Carlota Bulgari, Aseel Omran, Lily Aldridge, Ursula Corbero, Paolo Stella, Bvlgari CEO Jean-Christophe Babin and many others celebrities have posed for the charity campaign, joining Bvlgari and Save the... Read More
On the eve of its 20th anniversary, the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) is affirming its commitment to openness and innovation by announcing the creation of an international watch industry Academy, operational as of May 2020. This major initiative, in line with the unifying mission of the GPHG and supported by the City and Canton of Geneva, will invite all stakeholders in the sector who believe in the shared destiny of international watchmaking to take part in the various stages of... Read More
1962 – 1969: El Primero, birth of a legend
Between 1966 and 1967 Zenith’s management decided to develop a high-frequency movement oscillating at a rate of 36,000 vibrations per hour. It was the Zenith Chronometry Department, which prepared the parts for the chronometry observatory competitions, that was responsible for this research. The topic of high frequency was clearly in sync with the times, since it was associated with the idea of precision and often discussed... Read More
Dubai Watch Week is back for its fourth year, and it’s certainly the biggest and best yet. The event is free to everyone who loves watches and will include brand presentations, limited-edition watch unveilings, masterclasses and panel discussions. Some of the industry’s top brass are also in town, which continues through the weekend until November 24th.
This year there are two themes, innovation and technology.
According to Hind Seddiqi,... Read More
Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, the region’s leading retailer of luxury watches and jewellery, is pleased to welcome Rolex to Dubai Watch Week, set to take place from 20 – 24 November 2019. Representing the benchmark for excellence in watchmaking, this is the first time that Rolex will participate at a watchmaking event in the Middle East.
Guests are invited to discover the universe of the Oyster Perpetual Submariner through a unique exhibition. Created in 1953, the iconic Submariner is the... Read More
Inspired by one of the greatest living explorers, who has been a Panerai ambassador for over 15 years, the new submersible Mike Horn edition is not only a professional diving watch, but also a compendium of innovative solutions to make a contribution to safeguarding our planet.
Considered by many to be the greatest living explorer, Mike Horn is certainly one of the greatest experts about our planet, which he has come to know directly by travelling every mile of land and sea... Read More
Longines has naturally chosen Rome to present the 2019 novelties of one of its emblematic collection, Longines DolceVita. Characterized by its rectangular case, this line is enhanced this year with new dials in white and blue starry night, interchangeable coloured straps and an additional oversized case. On the occasion of the watch presentation, Longines invited its Ambassador of Elegance Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to celebrate the new models as well as the 20th anniversary of their friendship... Read More