Monthly Archives: November 2017

Glamour in Cannes (2)

All in gold sparkled Naomi Campbell on the red carpet in Cannes. The jewellery by de Grisogono was perfectly matched to her dress and gave even more glamour to the supermodel. Seeing this, the negative headlines are quickly forgotten about her excessive temperament. On May 22 the British model and actress celebrates her 40th birthday by the way. Continue reading

Glamour at Cannes (1)

Before the Cannes Film Festival were opened two days and already there are the first images of the red carpet. Beautiful dresses and glamorous jewelry make women’s hearts beat faster and will take you into another world. We would lose many words, but showing at this point Eva Longoria with precious gems by de Grisogono: Continue reading

Disney Magic Kingdoms, Building Your Own Amusement Park with New Gameloft

Experience the magic of Disney with the new of Gameloft for mobile devices. Both companies have joined forces to create Disney Magic Kingdoms, a game management and adventures that you can download in Google Play for free. Continue reading

Baselworld 2013: 70s revival with Tudor

In the heritage line presents Tudor reinterpretations of watch models from the company’s own history again and again and thus itself piece by piece as an independent brand. And the designers find templates that meet the taste of today’s Watch fans – even more, even less – revised repeatedly in the surprisingly rich pool of the second brand of Rolex. Continue reading

Exhibition: Maharaja – splendor of the Indian Princes

Many ideas come from talking out where everyday problems will be addressed. As the Swiss, he met César de Trey on an India travel on British officers, they complained, that their watches at the polo match offer inadequate protection. De Trey told Jacques-David LeCoultre thereof affiliated 1931 introduced the first Reverso. The Clou: the turning clock is equipped with a rotating case, whose Unterseite can be turned upwards. As a result, the watch glass is protected. The back has space for engravings, artistic enamels, the views of the movement or a second dial. Continue reading

Temporary JLC boutique in Munich

Jürgen Bestian, Andrea Sawatzki, Bernd Keil (from left)

Boutique on time open second Jaeger-LeCoultre from today until July 24 in Munich its doors. For the temporary luxury shopping, the branch of the jeweler Bucherer in the wine road was rebuilt. The business looks like now for a week by the façade up to the complete interior of a Jaeger-LeCoultre boutique. More than 80 clock models are offered for sale. While all lines in various designs are represented including Reverso, master, Memovox, Duomètre, AMVOX, and Atmos. Haute Horlogerie and Haute Joaillerie jewelry watches and exclusive highlights from the are also presented and can be purchased without the usual long delivery times. The smallest movement in the world, developed in 1929 in the manufactory calibre 101 is available together with a caliber case with 40 different movements in an exhibition to the view. The temporary boutique was announced today by the actress and brand Ambassador Andrea Sawatzki together with Jürgen Bestian, Jaeger-LeCoultre General Manager for Northern Europe, and Bern wedge, head of business opened by jeweler Bucherer in wine Street in Munich. Opening hours: 16 – 24.07.2010, MO – SA 10:00 – 19:00.

Jean Richard: Adventurers of the night

Urban elegance in black wrapped

“Black is back” is the motto of the recent addition of the 1681 line by Jean Richard. The collection name refers to the first first by Daniel Jeanrichard designed watch at the end of the 17th century. But who expected a vintage look in the 1681 now will be disappointed. Because the clock captivates by its dynamic, elegant and thoroughly urban look. The cushion-shaped steel case boasts its matte, powder coated surface, while the complete fine-blasted finish gives a powerful character the modern, but still discreet style. Only the most important features – the leaf-shaped hour and minute hands and date – stand out from the black dial with beige luminous coating. In the absolutely elegant housing fails internally manufactured JR1000 self-winding calibre. His exclusive decorated black rotor is visible through the transparent Caseback.

SIHH 2014: Audemars Piguet and the reinterpretation of an icon

The Royal Oak springs not just as the first, when one thinks of classic watches. But it speaks of the genius of Gerald Gentas Designentwurf, that the icon of the sporty luxury watches in a feminine interpretation works perfectly. Audemars Piguet presented evidence again at the SIHH 2014. For example a Royal Oak, whose sensual Rosé gold case is diamonds. With a diameter of 41 mm is striking even today in the ranks of women’s watches themselves. But this size is by far not the only characteristic that the watch makes an eye-catcher on the wrist. Continue reading

SIHH 2014: Long and the eternity of the Moon

A regulator from the year 1807 was the design inspiration for the dial

Technical … respect the traditions … aesthetic perfection … oh what: it is a typical long. More, it must be actually said Richard Lange perpetual calendar “Terraluna” about that. A new model. Lange & Söhne is an absolute highlight of the still-young watch year already. Because the designers and watchmakers Glashütte, succeeded in once again, technology, aesthetics and tradition in a to connect the clock. Continue reading

SIHH 2014: Jaeger-LeCoultre and the double rendez-vous

Elegant miniature: In the 27.5 mm pink gold case is one of the smallest works of mechanics working of Haute Horlogerie

That an expressive appearance on the wrist is not a question of size, proves Jaeger-LeCoultre with its rendez-vous. The line presented almost two years ago rapidly gained a great popularity in the world of women – just because their creative combination of watchmaking and jewellery with diameters beyond the 40 millimetre fashionable wants to impress, but relies on timeless elegance and classic. This spring, two new models supplement the collection. Continue reading

Rayman Classic, The Original Platform Game 2D Comes to Android to Celebrate Its 20th Anniversary

If you are a lover of classic 2D platform games then you’re in luck, because Ubisoft to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Rayman It has just launched for our first original play starring his pet Android devices. Continue reading

Celebrity Sighting (4): AIREN

Fantastic four singer Smudo with Navitimer by Breitling

In addition to the music, Smudo of the Fantastischen Vier has a great passion for the aviation and is an avid private pilot since 2005. Recently, he wears a Breitling Navitimer with calibre Breitling 01 in stainless steel with black leather strap in.

Alchemists in the Galerie Slavik

, The Vienna’s Galerie Slavik introduces the jewelry fall on October 20 with an exhibition of young graduates of the Alchimia in Florence. It will be also works of Italian jewelry artist Lucia Massei, at the same time former Professor of the Florentine School of experimental and contemporary jewellery and design, to see. Traditional materials such as gold and silver, as well as modern materials are incorporated in the work of international artists, which include Yoko Shimizu, Eugenia Ingegno, Marzia Rossi, Margherita de Martino Norantes, Eunjae Baek, Siri Kvalfoss and Silvie Altschuler. High contrast and vibrant, Transparetes, mysterious, are fantasy and humorous until 7 November under the title „ Lucia Massei and the Alchemist “ exhibited at the Galerie Slavik. Continue reading

Munichtime in the Bavarian court

Is for the second time at Hotel „ Bayerischer Hof “ held in Munich (30.10 up 1.11) a show of valuable and complicated watches. Many exhibitors are present on 1400 square metres. Including also the Swatchgruppe and the Richemont group. Last year, the event on the, there is however no sale, had attracted about 7000 fans.

Breitling for Bentley: power package in black

, The powerful, 6.75-liter engine of the Bentley Mulsanne is one of the most powerful motors are to be installed in cars. Such a power package under the trunk was found in the first Mulsanne series from the 1980s. And of course the Bentley engineers in the new edition of the Mulsanne gave this massive displacement the 513 HP eight cylinder in 2009. Continue reading

Laco: traditions

Authentic: even when the original pilot’s watch was dispensed brand name

The Pforzheim watch brand LACO belongs without any doubt to the legends of German watchmaking – also if the name is perhaps not as familiar to the general public, such as long or Junghans. It belonged to the company founded in 1925, in the 1930s and 1940s to the few manufacturers that were allowed to equip the German air force with air – and deck watches. Continue reading

Vulcain: under the sign of the horse

Bridge between cultures: Greek mythology to celebrate of the Chinese year of the horse

Horses have their place in mythology in various cultures. They appear as one of the twelve animals of the Earth branch in Chinese calendar. So, the year of the horse has started on January 31. And shortly thereafter, the Swiss watchmaker Vulcain in Beijing their first own boutique opened. Both events Presidents’ link located in the Special Edition of 50 cricket “Pegasus”, of the two variants one a run of 18 models were made. The motif of the winged horse Pegasus have made use of the craftsman of Vulcain in Greek mythology and thus created a link between European and Asian culture. Continue reading

Retrospective David Watkins in the jewellery Museum Pforzheim

Jewelry by David Watkins. Photos: David Watkins and Michael Hallson

the jewellery Museum Pforzheim invites you to a special exhibition from 24 July to 18 October, which deals with the creative work of the British jewelry artist David Watkins. In the retrospective, visitors can trace the different stages in the design and the variety of materials and techniques. As a virtuoso, playing the jewelry artist with ideas, evolving it. His devotion to music is certainly formative for his handling of the materials and the implementation of his designs, because David Watkins is not only jewellery artist and sculptor, but also jazz pianist. He transmits the possibilities of improvisation and free jazz design on his jewelry work and gives his pieces so that a comfortable, artistic ease. Portable, large sculptures, strict and minimalist shapes, colour and expressiveness, gold and classic Goldsmith techniques identify its different creative periods. Who would like to see the works of the artist, who worked from 1984 to 2006 as Professor of metal design and decoration at the Royal College of art in London, in natura, has starting tomorrow until October 18 at the jewellery Museum Pforzheim the opportunity. Continue reading

Google Play Games Launches Gamer ID, Your New Profile to Play That It Dissociates Itself from Google +

Google Play games platform already does not require or use our Google + profile to play. During the next few weeks will be your new Gamer ID to enable users to create their own player profile with different name and avatar different from your Google account. Continue reading

Pippi Longstocking watch – I me me time as they like!


Wow, the strongest girl of the world now receives his own watch collection! The Lindgren family, which is known as very demanding licensor, awarded for the first time the coveted license for Pippi Langstrumpf watches in 2013 for Sweden and Germany. On the German market sales company Michel Herbelin GmbH, under the leadership of received rattling the exclusive rights by Managing Director Egbert for sales and marketing the world’s first. Continue reading

Panel discussion on the subject of procurement of spare parts

In the context of Midora Leipzig (05. 07.09) a panel discussion turns on fair Sunday the problem „ spare parts – the clocks stop ticking? „. Moderator Horst Eberhardt, Executive Director of the Association for watches, jewelry and time measurement technology will gather here representatives from industry, trade, crafts and policy round table to discuss this issue of vital importance. So far have pledged their participation: Continue reading

Tribute to the reunited Berlin

In the jeweler easy at the Hotel Adlon Hanspeter and Eva Wellendorff presented a gold ring in a limited edition as a tribute to the reunited Berlin together with the couple of light. Among the guests at the opening of the joint annex which were Ambassador France, Great Britain and Switzerland, and actor wife Natascha Ochsenknecht, Dressage Rider Nicole Uphoff and Berlin BMW head Hans Reiner Schröder.

Exhibition in Leipzig: caught up

Exhibition caught up, 18.8.-31.10.09, Gallery Mangold

Issue: Antje Godglück, Katrin Heinrich, Susanne Kunz, Sofia Schaffshausen stone, Eva Simsheuser, Beatrice Ruhle, Mandy Rasch and Alexander Vohswinkel. Continue reading

Tissot: Insights

Insights from all sides: the new model of the T-complications-line

With the new T-complications Squelette, Tissot reveals the innermost secrets of the technical inner life of the clock. Finally, the watchmakers at this model grant unadulterated views through the skeleton movement with manual winding movement, which was based on the Unitas 6497 and gutted exclusively for Tissot. This creation is a three-dimensional experience that will attract many eyes captivated and at the same time the fascination of a mechanical watch vividly makes. Continue reading