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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
28 11, 2022

News | ROLEX will open a new production site in Bulle, an investment of 1 billion francs

Di |2022-11-28T14:56:49+01:00November 28th, 2022|

Rolex is in perpetual evolution. The Maison is in fact about to invest 1 billion francs (CHF) in a new production site in Bulle, in western Switzerland in the Canton of Fribourg, which should be inaugurated in 2029 and which will include another 2 jobs. Rolex's global headquarters This could translate into a major increase in production starting [...]

16 11, 2022

P|Books: ”Time to Race Part II” the new book by John Goldberger and Cesare Maria Mannucci

Di |2022-11-16T15:47:57+01:00November 16th, 2022|

Only two years after the first volume, today we present to you "Time to Race Part. II. Watches and speed. Other new stories of men and machines", the new book by watch collector John Goldberger and car specialist Cesare Maria Mannucci coming out in December. If with "Time To Race" we thought we had read the definitive work on the world of competitions and gold [...]

10 11, 2022

All the winners of the GPHG 2022

Di |2022-11-11T14:32:17+01:00November 10th, 2022|

The award ceremony of the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG), the night of the Watchmaking Oscars, has just ended, where the coveted awards were awarded to 15 watches, divided into their respective categories, including the prestigious " Aiguille d'Or ”Grand Prix Best-in-show award. This year I had the honor of being part of the GPHG Academy and I am really excited to see [...]

9 11, 2022

Introducing | UNIMATIC presents three new limited in Titanium

Di |2022-11-09T14:20:48+01:00November 9th, 2022|

UNIMATIC introduces three new unique editions, Model One and Model Two and, for the first time, a GMT, declined in grade II titanium. The result is a perfect symbiosis between an avant-garde material and the modern lines of UNIMATIC watches. Grade II titanium allows better resistance to mechanical stress with a weight reduction of almost 45% when compared to steel [...]

7 11, 2022

Introducing | Rolex unveils the Deepsea Challenge 126067, the "King of the Abyss" in RLX titanium

Di |2022-11-07T10:39:41+01:00November 7th, 2022|

Rolex writes a new chapter in the history of diving watches by presenting the new Oyster Perpetual Deepsea Challenge 126067, the first titanium watch marketed by the brand and a true "King of the abyss" thanks to its record water resistance of 11 meters. The Deepsea Challenge is an adaptation of the experimental specimen designed for James Cameron which, on March 000, 26, [...]

2 11, 2022

VIDEO | “The Aurel Touch”, with Aurel Bacs we talk about his vision of watchmaking

Di |2022-11-02T15:43:56+01:00November 2nd, 2022|

Dear friends of Perpetual Passion, with the beginning of November Geneva comes alive and will be the stage for the most prestigious watch auction houses. To get in the mood and create the right atmosphere, we sat down with Aurel Bacs, Senior Consultant for Phillips, and the man who has helped revolutionize our industry in recent years. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnwqsLMimwk If [...]

1 11, 2022

News | Rolex list prices updated to November 2022

Di |2022-11-01T11:33:52+01:00November 1st, 2022|

A few months after the last price increase in the list, Rolex is again adjusting the prices of its watches for 2022. Again, as in 2020, these are spreads with an average of 5%. In this article you will find the Italian prices updated to November 2022, focusing on the most requested references from Rolex, in particular on the Professional models. R [...]

24 10, 2022

Introducing | A. Lange & Söhne unveils the new ZEITWERK

Di |2022-10-24T13:01:51+01:00October 24th, 2022|

A. Lange & Söhne presents two new versions of the award-winning mechanical digital watch in platinum and rose gold, the ZEITWERK. Thanks to the further evolved L043.6 caliber, this exceptional timepiece has a power reserve doubled to 72 hours and offers superior ease of use. The design has also been revisited, making the watch even more expressive. Even if the progress of [...]

8 10, 2022

Spotted | The Hamilton watch of King Charles III of England

Di |2022-10-08T14:19:34+01:00October 8th, 2022|

With the death of Queen Elizabeth II, the Crown passed to her eldest son and heir, Prince Charles as part of the United Kingdom's constitutional monarchical system. The new King, Charles III, was officially proclaimed sovereign of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the other fourteen realms of the Commonwealth on 10 September. As you may have noticed in the past in my arts [...]

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