BOVET Virtuoso IX

SIHH 2019 Press Release: BOVET Virtuoso IX

Reading Time: 4 minutes It was great news to find, last year, that Bovet 1822 joins SIHH this year. The brand, widely recognised for its Amadeo® convertible case, keep the tradition alive and announced a new Virtuoso timepiece. The Bovet Virtuoso IX comes, as expected, with a flying tourbillon visible on both faces. The […]

Greubel Forsey Balancier Contemporain cover

SIHH 2019 Press Release: Greubel Forsey Balancier Contemporain

Reading Time: 4 minutes In creating the Balancier Contemporain, a white gold 33-piece limited edition, Greubel Forsey imagined providing a particularly compact showcase for its exclusive balance-wheel system. Creating such a moderately-sized new movement and dial imposed the challenge of maintaining well-balanced forms and pleasing proportions, along with clear legibility and cutting-edge performance. Mission […]


SIHH 2019 Press Release: Greubel Forsey Art Piece Historique

Reading Time: 4 minutes Looking into the wide open heart at its three-dimensional construction and highly original geometry, the new Art Piece Edition Historique crowns the avant-garde aesthetic approach behind numerous exceptional creations. Combining technicity, exclusivity and the finest craftsmanship, this 33-piece limited edition (of which the first 11 are in platinum) presents a new vision of […]

Laurent Ferrier Galet Traveller Opaline Black or White

SIHH 2019: Laurent Ferrier Galet Traveller Opaline Black or White

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Galet Traveller across the collection with two new dials an Opaline Black or White. Designed with the same sleekness, its light absorbing an opposite contrast. of incomparable purity. Reference LCF007 TECHNICAL DETAILS Movement: Self-winding Calibre LF230.02 chronometer-certified by Besançon Observatory Off-centred micro-rotor in 18K solid gold with pawl-fitted unidirectional winding, […]

Laurent Ferrier Micro-Rotor Galet Opaline Black & White

SIHH 2019: Laurent Ferrier Micro-Rotor Galet Opaline Black & White

Reading Time: < 1 minute The iconic Micro-Rotor from Laurent Ferrier offers two new dials in its collection, an Opaline Black or White, two dials of purity and unparalleled elegance with which to enchant enthusiasts of the finest watchmaking. References: LCF004, LCF013 or LCF024 SPECIFICATIONS Movement: Caliber FBN 229.01, automatic micro-rotor winding with unidirectional clicket, with […]

Laurent Ferrier Bridge On

SIHH 2019: Laurent Ferrier Bridge On

Reading Time: 3 minutes Laurent Ferrier’s favourite core expressions remain deeply rooted in the horological tradition of the 19th century. These shapes designed by Laurent Ferrier, all available in the Galet (pebble in French) lines are now entering a new era. With the rectangular Bridge One, Laurent Ferrier marks the launch of a new caliber especially shaped […]

Singer reimagined FLYTRACK CONCEPT

News: Singer Reimagined Flytrack Concept Watch

Reading Time: 3 minutes Singer Reimagined was one of the first brands to use the AgenGraphe – the movement developed by Agenhor. See more information about this movement in this article from Quill&Pad. The watch was called Singer Track 1. The second timepiece of the brand, the Flytrack, is a mechanical, hand-wound movement with […]

Romain Gauthier Micro-Rotor Lady Opal cover

Pre-SIHH 2019: Romain Gauthier Micro-Rotor Lady Opal

Reading Time: 6 minutes With Insight Micro-Rotor Lady Opal, Romain Gauthier has created a luxury ladies’ watch that sees colour, sparkle and sublime craftsmanship spectacularly come together. The hour-minute subdial, small seconds and mainplate cover are made out of semi-transparent Australian crystal opal that has been skilfully finished by hand. This gemstone exhibits flashes […]

Armin Strom Dual Time Resonance Sapphire

PreSIHH 2019: Armin Strom Dual Time Resonance Sapphire

Reading Time: 10 minutes Armin Strom is an interesting independent watchmaking brand with a down to Earth approach. Their fully integrated manufacture (factory visit report on is capable to design and produce watches in-house. Their approach of the traditional horologerie is done using modern engineering. These facts permit a larger scale watch manufacturing, still, […]