January, 2013

A Quick Peek from SIHH: Cartier’s Precious Panther

Intricately designed and crafted, one of Cartier’s new watches has made it to the frontlines this year at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH), with a new theme of traditional granulation. Cartier’s Rotonde de [...]

Mystery Watch #2: Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious Hours, calibre 9981 MC

Written by Kidist Amanuel    One of the oldest jewelers and watch makers in the world, Cartier recently unveiled two “mystery” watches in Geneva – the Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious Double Tourbillon (see yesterday’s post) and Rotonde [...]

Unveiled: Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious Double Tourbillon, calibre 9454 MC

Written by Amani Liggett   The new line for Cartier is announced, and one model in particular has been dubbed Rotonde de Cartier Mysterious double tourbillion. The intrigue around the piece is already flowing throughout the [...]

Raymond Weil Presents The Jasmine Turandot Splendor

Written by Stacy McCullough There is no greater tribute to Turandot, the heroine of Puccini’s opera, than Raymond Weil’s Jasmine Turandot Splendor. This beautiful watch has recently been revamped for the woman in your life. Whether [...]

Swatch Group Acquires Harry Winston Watch and Jewelry Division

Written by Kidist Amanuel   Jeweler Harry Winston has sold its watch and jewelry division with its 535 employees to Swatch Group for US $750 million, plus up to US $250 million of net debt. As [...]

The Uncharted Path of the Omega Flightmaster Watches

By Laura Rensing   We all know the Omega Speed and Seamasters; it has graced wrists of celeb both on and off-screen and is one of the most iconic timepieces in the luxury watch brand industry.  [...]

Piaget’s Gouverneur is a Black Tie Event

Written by Laura Rensing   `Ello Gouverneur!  Piaget’s Black Tie Collection has a number of enviable pieces, but few can inspire as much awe as their Gouverneur Timepiece.  Deceptively simple in appearance, the watch is a [...]

Hublot Big Bang Gold Full Pavé-Set

By Kidist Amanuel The Holidays may be behind us but if you haven’t started thinking about the perfect Valentine’s gift for the special woman in your life, think Hublot. The Hublot Big Bang Gold Full Pave-Set [...]