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Founder | Watchmaking is a vocation for him. Moved by an authentic passion for the sector, he gave life to Perpetual Passion to inform and inform himself about fine watchmaking and the fascinating world that surrounds it. Last but not least, he is a certified watchmaker and member of the GPHG Academy. Click Here To Email Me
18 04, 2024

OMEGA celebrates the Paris 2024 Olympic Games with the new Speedmaster Chronoscope

Di |2024-04-18T10:15:29+01:00April 18th, 2024|

With just 100 days until the start of the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, the atmosphere is full of emotion as athletes prepare for the event. OMEGA, the Official Timekeeper, celebrates this moment with the launch of a new Speedmaster Chronoscope in competition colors. The new 43mm series features four models available, each offered in shades of gold, black and white [...]

15 04, 2024

Parmigiani Fleurier brings the Toric collection back to light

Di |2024-04-15T16:03:38+01:00April 15th, 2024|

Fans of Michel Parmigiani's elegant timepieces will be pleased to know that the seminal timepiece from his collection, the Toric, has been brought back to life. Two models, the 40mm Toric Petite Seconde and the 42mm Toric Chronographe Rattrapante, celebrate the return of this classic, revisited under the vision of Guido Terreni. This means that the Toric will be positioned as [...]

12 04, 2024

Recommended Reading: Rolex CEO Jean-Frédéric Dufour on the challenges facing the watch industry

Di |2024-04-13T09:07:09+01:00April 12th, 2024|

The Swiss newspaper NZZ recently published a rich interview with Jean-Frédéric Dufour, CEO of Rolex and President of the Watches and Wonders Foundation, together with Matthieu Humair, Chief Operating Officer of the show. Starting this week, the Watches and Wonders watch fair is being held in Geneva, and will last for a whole week. During this event, 54 prestigious brands p [...]

11 04, 2024

Rolex brings light to the abyss with the new Deepsea entirely in 18K gold

Di |2024-04-11T08:08:20+01:00April 11th, 2024|

Rolex presents a new variant of the Oyster Perpetual Deepsea. For the first time, this dive watch is offered in 18k yellow gold and features a blue Cerachrom bezel with ceramic 60-minute graduations, accompanied by a blue lacquered dial embellished with "DEEPSEA" lettering in dusty yellow. Its weight? 320 grams! This edition also introduces a technical innovation: [...]

10 04, 2024

Introducing Patek Philippe Worldtime with Date 5330G

Di |2024-04-10T16:38:26+01:00April 10th, 2024|

In the world of fine watchmaking, every novelty is an event, but when it comes to Patek Philippe, the attention is even greater. Presented in a limited edition during the prestigious "Watch Art" exhibition in Tokyo in June 2023, the Ref. 5330G-001 won over enthusiasts for its technological innovation and the timeless elegance typical of the maison. The Ref. 5330G-001 marks a pu [...]

9 04, 2024

TUDOR introduces the Black Bay 58 GMT, a tribute to the golden age of air travel

Di |2024-04-09T16:16:00+01:00April 9th, 2024|

We were waiting for it and it arrived. We are talking about the new TUDOR Black Bay 58 GMT. This new model, entirely conceived to recall the golden age of transoceanic air travel, embodies the meeting between the brand's heritage and the avant-garde of TUDOR manufacturing materials and movements. The aesthetics of Black Bay 58 GMT is a tribute to the glorious past of the watchmaker. The lu [...]

9 04, 2024

ROLEX offers the PERPETUAL 1908 with guilloche dial in platinum

Di |2024-04-13T15:55:08+01:00April 9th, 2024|

Rolex presents a new version of the Perpetual 1908, launched last year. In 2024, the watch is coated in 950 platinum and graced with an ice blue dial with a guilloche rice grain pattern. This rosette design is distinctive for its repeating three-dimensional geometric pattern that extends across the surface of the dial, starting from the small seconds counter at 6 o'clock [...]

9 04, 2024

ROLEX unveils the new OYSTER PERPETUAL GMT-MASTER II 126710 GRNR

Di |2024-04-09T09:29:29+01:00April 9th, 2024|

Rolex has introduced two new Oyster steel versions of the Oyster Perpetual GMT-Master II. Both feature a two-tone 24-hour graduated Cerachrom insert in gray and black ceramic – introduced last year – whose graduation is clearly visible thanks to its platinum coating, applied via PVD (Physical Vapor Deposition). The first watch is equipped with an Oyster bracelet, [...]

9 04, 2024

Cartier unveils two new Tortues at Watches and Wonders 2024

Di |2024-04-14T17:31:58+01:00April 9th, 2024|

The Tortue watch, with its legendary design, has a history that traces its roots back to 1928 when the monopusher chronograph made its first appearance on this iconic case. In 1998, this time measuring instrument was reinterpreted in the prestigious Collection Privée Cartier Paris, keeping alive the details that make it a symbol of class and refinement: [...]

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