Winners of the 2014 Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix


An international jury awarded 16 awards including the most prestigious is the (Aiguille d’Or) won by #breguet with the Classic model Chronométrie. The Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix is arguably the most important competition in the world of international watch. The categories have changed during the various editions of the competition, in order to adapt to market changes, have been added as a prize for chronographs, calendars, tourbillons, and “Mechanical Exceptions”.The ceremony was attended by about 1,500 guests. The 14th edition of the GPHG has registered new record with the participation…

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Hamilton Khaki Pilot Pioneer Aluminum


#hamilton khaki pilot pioneer aluminum The new Khaki Pilot Pioneer Aluminum is for those who want a (lightweight wrist). The iconic military watch, was first played by Hamilton, aluminum, material ever used in aviation.The Khaki Pilot Pioneer Aluminum line consists of four models in sandy colors, green, khaki, deep black, and navy blue, reminiscent of the uniforms of special forces pilot. Cutting-edge design Hamilton gives a contemporary twist to a new range of watches inspired by the timepiece created by the brand for the Royal Air Force in the 70s.The…

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Greubel Forsey Quadruple Tourbillon A Masterpiece On Wrist


Greubel Forsey Quadruple Tourbillon A Masterpiece On Wrist This watch collects two double tourbillon 30 degrees, four tourbillon therefore. The two exterior tourbillons make one complete revolution in 4 minutes, while the internal, inclined at 30 degrees, making one complete revolution in one minute.The Greubel Forsey Quadruple Tourbillon consists of 531 pieces (128 are used for each of the double tourbillon cage and a weight of just 1.17 grams) must work in unison to operate, this marvel of watchmaking. A complicated mechanism that Greubel Forsey has patented and developed. The…

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Christies for the 175th anniversary of Patek Philippe

On the occasion of the #175th anniversary of #patek philippe, Christie’s has brought together 100 exceptional watches of famous brand, including 58 never appeared in public, dating from the beginning of the nineteenth century and the end of the 80s, which will go on auction on 9 November 2014 in Geneva. An auction theme unprecedented, which kicked off a series of exhibitions in the US, Europe and Asia, in order to allow, in advance of the date of the auction, for fans and collectors of high-end watchmaking, to view these…

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Eberhard Tazio Nuvolari Time Only


#eberhard tazio nuvolari Time Only In the days of Nuvolari Grand Prix (19-21 September 2014) Eberhard and Co. has unveiled a new timepiece collection Tazio Nuvolari. The collection is an expression of the historical connection of the House with the world of classic cars, has been expanded for the first time of a model “only time”.Tazio Nuvolari “only time” is a self-winding wristwatch from #stainless steel (ø 42.50 mm) and the decidedly sporty look, with black dial with proposed zone “circular-grained” on which stand 12 profile red Arabic numerals, date…

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Panerai Radiomir 3 Days GMT Red Gold


#panerai radiomir 3 Days GMT #red gold a precious red gold #special edition of the Radiomir. A simple, #straightforward design, faithful to that of 1936, but with a sophisticated technical content, is a Special Edition which offers the perfect combination of history, design and technology. From the aesthetic point of view, the protagonist is a harmonious combination of the deep blue dial and alligator strap with a warm shade of red gold 5Npt case, a league that owes its color and its resistance to oxidation at high copper component together…

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Royal Oak Offshore Tourbillon Chronograph Automatic


#royal oak offshore Tourbillon Chronograph Automatic In 1993 #audemars piguet launched a new sports watch, the Royal Oak Offshore . Big and strong, it was a natural evolution of the original model, the Royal Oak, in 1972, he revolutionized the world of watchmaking.The philosophy behind the design of the case, diameter 42 mm, was to create a luxury sports watch that was virtually indestructible.The soft-iron inner case made ​​him ultra-resistant magnetism, rubber-molded crown and buttons, combined with a topping, visible under the bezel screwed, improved water-resistance.And the metal frame of…

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Patek Philippe Chiming Jump Hour Watch


Patek #philippe chiming Jump Hour Watch #175th anniversary 5275 (celebrating the 175th anniversary of manufacture) combines three directions “jumping” to a ring tone that strikes the hours filled in a classic tonneau case.When you look at the passage of time on Chiming Jump Hour, you will immediately notice the second hand, which instantly jumps from one second to another on the scale track.Otherwise, everything is still on the gold dial decorated with a floral pattern.But when the second hand reaches the figure 60, the #minute hand jumps instantly also the next…

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Tissot T Touch Expert Solar Watch


#tissot t touch expert Solar Watch Tissot is the first Manufacture to create a wrist watch equipped with solar-powered touch technology.Two cutting-edge technologies for the first time in a single wristwatch.A groundbreaking timepieces in all respects, the exposure dial in the light of the sun, allowing indexes and hands-on Super LumiNova® to charge the battery of the watch, at full capacity, can be used for a year in a state of complete darkness.The #accumulator reaches its maximum capacity after about a week of exposure, ensuring the perfect activity for all…

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Roger Dubuis Hommage Minute Repeater Tourbillon Automatic


#roger dubuis #hommage minute repeater tourbillon automatic As the name suggests, the collection Hommage (launched in 1995, the year of the founding of the Manufacture) was conceived by Roger Dubuis, creator and soul of the House, as an homage to the historical traditions of watchmaking. In addition to the complication highlighted in the name, which represents the ultimate in sophistication and refinement watchmaking, movement dell’Hommage Minute Repeater, boasts of two other specifications that have become unmistakable signature of Roger Dubuis, the winding, using a special microrotor, (here interpreted in rose…

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Patek Philippe World Time Moon Watch


#patek philippe World Time Moon The Patek Philippe World Time in traditionally have a dial with a guilloche pattern in the center, or – especially in the highly sought after auctions – a decorative polychrome cloisonné enamel. Never before Patek Philippe had represented the moon and its changing faces so generous in size and with such realism. In homage to the 175th anniversary of manufacturing, the World Time Moon is produced in a limited edition of 1750 copies: 450 models for women, adorned with diamonds (ref. 7175) and 1300 models…

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1993 Caroline Scheufele Creates Chopard Happy Sport


For the past twenty years, #chopard happy sport watches are particularly appreciated by women. This year, the icon of Chopard combines steel and rose gold watch in a contemporary and technical at the same time, with automatic movement. The year was 1993, when #caroline scheufele created one of the icons of the #house of chopard happy sport watch. Over the years, the timepiece has assumed different identities, a more evocative than the other, and it was declined sometimes with humor, but always with elegance Happy Beach, La Vie en Rose,…

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