5 04, 2020

PERPETUAL Lady | HandsOn RICHARD MILLE RM 037

Di |2021-04-03T20:54:19+01:00April 5th, 2020|

Few haute horlogerie houses are able to devote the same attention to the female world as the male counterpart. Although many watches are unisex, you rarely see large advertising campaigns or articles in the specialized press reserved for openly feminine watches, with the exception of brands such as Bulgari or Cartier, whose success also derives from their appreciation [...]

19 03, 2020

Hands on | H. Moser & Cie. Streamliner Flyback Chronograph Automatic

Di |2020-03-20T11:22:46+01:00March 19th, 2020|

There are watches that can make you fall in love just by looking at the photo from a screen, while others require something more. You have to touch them, try them on your wrist, to be literally fascinated by them. This is what happened to me with the newcomer from H. Moser & Cie, the Streamliner Flyback Chronograph Automatic. At its official presentation I was somewhat perplexed, I must admit, [...]

12 03, 2020

MY FIRST WATCH, THE ROLEX Yacht-Master 126622

Di |2020-03-13T00:06:42+01:00March 12th, 2020|

I never, ever thought my first watch would be a Rolex. Since I approached and became passionate about the world of watchmaking I have always had a strong interest in technical, complicated watches, characterized by innovative and exotic materials; yet as the first important watch I decided to take a "crowned", in particular a Yacht-Master 126622 with square [...]

26 11, 2019

Introducing Vacheron Constantin Overseas Perpetual Calendar Ultra-Thin

Di |2019-11-27T13:20:13+01:00November 26th, 2019|

This year Vacheron Constatin has proposed a series of models with undisputed charm, able to best summarize the maison's mastery - now in its 264th birthday - in terms of Haute Horlogerie and stylistic elegance. The collection that best interprets these elements is certainly the Overseas Ultra-Thin Perpetual Calendar, which from SIHH 2019 has been enriched with two [...]

22 05, 2019

PANERAI OPENS ITS FIRST BOUTIQUE IN ROME AND PRESENTS A SPECIAL EDITION OF LUMINOR MARINA

Di |2019-11-27T13:17:32+01:00May 22nd, 2019|

On May 3, Panerai, the well-known Florentine brand of high-end sports watches, opened its first boutique in Rome at number 130 of the renowned Via del Babuino, in the heart of the capital. The official inauguration of the boutique will take place on 11 June, the day on which collectors and enthusiasts of the brand will be "welcomed" among others by Jean-Marc Pontroué, CEO of Panerai, who [...]

1 04, 2019

AKRIVIA: REXHEP COLLECTION REXHEPI Chronometre Contemporain

Di |2019-05-05T15:06:45+01:00April 1st, 2019|

The Chronomètre Contemporain is the first watch in the collection by Rexhep Rexhepi, one of the most talented watchmakers in the industry and founder of AkriviA. In terms of design, the watch takes a neoclassical approach and stands out from the brand's main collection. A round case, with a subtly concave bezel and beveled curved lugs, surrounds a Grand Feu enamel dial where [...]

26 03, 2019

Baselworld2019 HUBLOT SPIRIT OF BIG BANG TOURBILLON, the Art of Fusion

Di |2019-05-01T19:47:14+01:00March 26th, 2019|

Hublot presents the new Spirit of Big Bang Tourbillon, a timepiece that embodies the very essence of the brand. A captivating watch from all points of view, the result of the continuous search for new materials and new technologies by the Nyon maison. The 42mm tonneau case encloses the new HUB6020 tourbillon movement, specially designed for this model. Lo Spiri [...]

25 03, 2019

Baselworld2019 ZENITH DEFY El Primero 21 Carbon, Evolution without compromise

Di |2019-05-01T20:10:13+01:00March 25th, 2019|

Among the novelties in Basel, I was impressed by the new DEFY El Primero 21, a chronograph that skilfully combines technique, high performance and aesthetics. Zenith has created a futuristic chronograph, equipped with a movement that, by name alone, evokes great emotions in enthusiasts. After all, how could it be otherwise? The design of the DEFY El Primero 21 Carbon is characterized by [...]

23 03, 2019

Baselworld2019 ZENITH DEFY INVENTOR, THE REVOLUTION HAS BEGUN

Di |2019-05-01T20:08:56+01:00March 23rd, 2019|

Just a year ago Zenith amazed the world of watchmaking by presenting the DEFY Lab, an archetypal model regulated by a revolutionary oscillator developed and patented by the LeLocle maison and distributed in a limited edition of 10 pieces. Just 12 months later, Zenith arrived at the Basel World Watch Show with the DEFY Inventor, effectively overcoming the laboratory phase [...]

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