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Christie’s Watches – Kick-off of the Spring Season!

Reading Time: 6 minutes 20 February 2023 – The bar has been set high for 2023, with 2022 an exception year for watches at Christie’s. While the sustained demand for vintage Rolex and Patek Philippe timepieces was reaffirmed, Christie’s private sales rose by 73% year on year, as Christie’s continued to strengthen its position as the reference […]

Konstantin Chaykin Smilodon

Smilodon watch by Konstantin Chaykin

Reading Time: 4 minutes In February 2023 Konstantin Chaykin first introduced the Smilodon, the latest addition to the famous Wristmons, or “wrist monsters”, collection. The idea for the watch emerged in 2022 inspired by the year’s symbol in the Chinese lunar calendar, the tiger. Designing, refining and assembling the complex movement took the next […]

Purnell has become Paris Saint-Germain’s official timekeeper
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Purnell has become Paris Saint-Germain’s official timekeeper

Reading Time: 2 minutes Paris Saint-Germain and Swiss master-watchmakers Purnell have signed a brand-new three-year partnership. Purnell has become the club’s official timekeeper and, from March 2023, Purnell and Paris Saint-Germain will offer the club’s supporters and watch lovers around the world with regular releases of exclusive, limited-edition watches.

Hermes Arceau Wow
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Hermès Arceau Wow

Reading Time: 3 minutes A square in a circle, small squares in a large square. Hermès loves to play with shapes. From the distant memory of those children’s games combining colours and volumes, Hermès has given life to a unique and playful watch. It could have been called Double Face, or Recto/Verso. Wow suits it so […]