The bewitching ‘Solitaire Orbit Tourbillon’

Just when we thought Baselworld 2010 was over and we had seen all the high end masterpieces ever possible, Buben & Zorweg went ahead and unveiled the ‘Solitaire Orbit Tourbillon’ – and proved that it continues to boldly develop innovation and creativity into compelling concepts. Though it might seem like just a high security safe, there’s much more than meets …

Victoria Scott-RichardsThe bewitching ‘Solitaire Orbit Tourbillon’

Girard-Perregaux Opera One marks an unparalleled horological intelligence

Swiss luxury watch manufacture Girard-Perregaux has marked a remarkably complex technical accomplishment in its first ever “Opera” watch”, which comes in three new variations – Opera One, Opera Two, and Opera Three. This unique version of its Opera One model integrates a tourbillon and a minute repeater – which are said to be the most complex and challenging functions of …

Victoria Scott-RichardsGirard-Perregaux Opera One marks an unparalleled horological intelligence

Big Bang Maradona timepiece honors Diego Maradona

Swiss watch maker has Humblot paid a tribute to legendary Argentine footballer Diego Maradona with the Big Bang Maradona timepiece. Also, the great footballer has signed a contract with Humblot to be their newest brand ambassador. Specifications: HUBLOT HUB1146 chronograph movement with 55 jewels  42 hours power reserve 44.5 mm in diameter Black ceramic case Sapphire crystal covered a black …

Victoria Scott-RichardsBig Bang Maradona timepiece honors Diego Maradona

Loïck Peyron is Corum’s new brand ambassador

Swiss watchmaker, Corum has appointed renowned sailor, Loïck Peyron as its new brand ambassador. Peyron also has a breathtaking list of accomplishments to his credit, including 43 transatlantic crossings, 5 ORMA multihull world championship titles, 16 Grand Prix wins and 2 round-the-world races, among many other victories. Considered to be one of the best sailors in the world, Loick was …

Victoria Scott-RichardsLoïck Peyron is Corum’s new brand ambassador

Louis Moinet serves dinosaurs in the ‘Louis Moinet Jurassic Tourbillon’

A watch unveiled at the Baselworld this year, has taken everyone aback. The watch in question is ‘The Jurassic Tourbillon by Louis Moinet that has been constituted with130-million-year-old dinosaur bones – which have undergone a meticulous process of preservation – on the dial! The monstrous timepiece has been created with detailed craftsmanship, with every little detail taken care of so …

Victoria Scott-RichardsLouis Moinet serves dinosaurs in the ‘Louis Moinet Jurassic Tourbillon’