Category Archives: Watch

An Incredible Pocket Watch

They accompany the Relogiolândia, you know the unmistakable style of Urwerk. And yet, hardly not be surprised with your new creation: a Pocket Watch as there is equal, the Urwerk Zeit Device UR-1001.

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Perrelet turbine XL Vegas: Watch for Players

The clock turbine Vegas XL by Perrelet brings the roulette table on the wrist.

“Place your bets!”, to “make your game!”, it is called at the roulette tables in The Vegas, Monaco or Baden-Baden. Perrelet watch turbine XL Vegas roulette at the wrist, is in any place of the World game time. Continue reading

Scalfaro watch LM 917 Hans Mezger Special Edition

The wristwatch Scalfaro LM917 Hans Mezger Special Edition is the first air-cooled chronograph in the world. Price: 6917 euro (RRP).

A Porsche for the wrist? Goes – with the Scalfaro watch LM917 Hans Mezger Special Edition. The timepiece includes original parts of the Porsche 917 and has even an air cooling system such as this. Continue reading

Watch News of the SIHH in Geneva

Links: The caliber of Cartier diver. Right: The Vacheron Constantin Maltese Tourbillon skeleton open worked.

On the fine Richemont watch Salon SIHH (Salon international of la High quality watchmaking) numerous innovations of high watchmaking, ahead of all other major trade fairs in the year, were presented. We present the highlights of the SIHH in Geneva. Continue reading

A Classic Dressed Watch: The Master of AndrÉ Belfort

One who wears a casual sports watch at work or in his spare time is not necessarily interested in classic and elegant watches. Yet, there are occasions on which a – associated with the style of clothing that suits – dressed watch between account online. If you do not have such a watch in his collection, must dispense with this guide to the wrist. Rolex, Piaget, Jaeger-LeCoultre or Lange & Söhne offer in this area an excellent choice – but the watch that he wears only rarely and which does not belong to his heart. Continue reading

Recommendations and Tips to Take Care of Your Watch

There are several precautions that should be considered with regard to your watch. Without excessive caution is required, can take into account some basic precautions that will help you prevent damage and breakdowns, and contribute a lot to extend the life of your watch. Continue reading

On to New Depths: Mouth Waters Depth Gauge

Mouth is one of the leading manufacturers of luxury watches. With the waters depth gauge brings out the Swiss manufacturer a timer, which can measure the exact depth of the water by the penetration of water. As a result, it represents an innovative and at the same time highly reliable companions on dives. Continue reading

Retro Wall Clock-Do It Yourself

Continuing our series on Xingling findings, today has a project to reuse a Chinese Greek gift that everyone who one day tried to make a new House has won: wall clock.

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The Minimalist and Modern Watches

With all the classic men’s clothing (up accessories) gaining more modern and technological versions, the traditional Pocket Watch could not be left out. One of the responsible for the new look of this piece, MMT, is a company based in Paris, but which uses Japanese machinery to produce pocket watches with minimalist design and young.

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Baselworld 2013: Chopard celebrates a birthday with mechanics

Before it was exactly 20 years ago Caroline Scheufele personally, which first presented the model of the happy sport. The ladies watch with diamonds, which can move a few millimeters over the selected dial, has become an icon of the brand Chopard. Again, the basic idea has been reinterpreted. Today, to celebrate of the anniversary, launches the new happy sport Chopard medium automatic and adds a whole new dimension of mechanical to the fascinating art of jewelry.

Happy birthday happy sport: 20th birthday there are Chopard watch icon in a new mechanical variation. Continue reading

Celebrity Sighting (2): Novak Djokovic

New partner of Seiko: Novak Djokovic

And again tennis: Is the Japanese watchmaker Seiko for three years brand partner of Novak Djokovic, the current number two of the men’s tennis world ranking list. Djokovic has received as the first watch a solar powered and GPS-based ASTRON GPS from Seiko. Continue reading

Celebrity Sighting (1): Agnieszka Radwanska

New brand Ambassador of RADO: Agnieszka Radwanska

, The Polish professional tennis player and current number five of the world rankings, Agnieszka Radwanska, is the newest member of the brand Ambassador of Swiss watch brand RADO family. In addition to the Polish RADO has committed already the reigning Wimbledon Champion Andy Murray and the German player of Julia Görges as an Ambassador of the sport of tennis. With the new partnership, the watch brand, which will occur in 2014 in twelve international tournaments as official timekeeper, continues her commitment to tennis.

Advent calendar 24: Jet set watches

Are fun in life, glamour, party and enjoy the watches by Jet set in the foreground as the combination of innovation with the latest trends. The brand was founded in 2006. Since the Jet set with a diversified collection of watches has become a favorite for all, which are available on glamour on the wrist. See and be seen is the motto with a ladies or mens watch jet set. Big, powerful and distinctive forms are therefore typical for the Jet set watches. Continue reading

Vacheron Constantin: Glitter – not just for Christmas

Brilliant time measuring jewelry: 306 diamonds provide a highlight on the wrist

It is only the small model – but it’s enough to generate impressive glitter and magic glitter. The gloss fits naturally well into the Christmas season, loses none of its impact but also beyond the coming festive season. Because finally the Gemsetter Vacheron Constantin have diamonds with a total weight of approximately 10.6 Carat on the patrimony traditionnelle housed Haute Joaillerie. 124 pieces are alone on the white gold case measured 30 millimeters. There are also 156 diamonds on the dial, which is also made of white gold. Starting from the middle of the dial, the stones are arranged radially so that completely round the “Face” of the watch and beyond the housing cover and thus the entire clock in a captivating, almost enveloping. Continue reading

Oris: For jazz fans

Also makes the watch industry in the advent season no pause. In good time before Christmas, this gift idea by Orisfür watch enthusiasts with jazz weakness has landed on our desks: who only occasionally watched the watch brand from Hölstein, the whose affinity to the subject of jazz is not escaped. Brand owner Ulrich Herzog is a great friend of the music style and had the idea of famous jazz musicians special editions therefore some years ago to devote. And so finds a goodly number of jazz watches in the portfolio of the Höllsteiner company in the course of today. Continue reading

SIHH 2014: Vacheron Constantin and the art of the cultures

Chinese embroidery are the inspiration for this model Kollek sound ornaments Choosebeing

, Métiers d’art is a collection of watches, in which Vacheron Constantin link watchmaking and jewellery Arts for several years. The sky can be inspired by traditional motifs of various cultures and they are attempting to depict as diverse on the small surface of the dial of a watch. Continue reading

Nomos: Berlin with Glashütte heart

Noob, gold else, Clärchen and Nachtijall … no, not the names of the most fashionable Berlin pubs, but the labels are the latest model extension by Nomos. The Glashütter watch manufacturer plumbs the richness of the color palette on its watches already for several years. Now is the Tetra’s turn again: Nomos called cheeky turquoise, promising gold, billiard-green and elegant Midnight blue of Kreuzberg Berlin Blue design studio designed variants of color – so colorful you diverse as the capital of just. That gold plated hands move above all dials and the two piece stainless steel case has dimensions of 29.5 by 29.5 millimetres is this Berlin blend together,. Continue reading

Sturmanskie: training time for Mars

, Mars is currently the most popular target of space agencies around the globe. To appropriately equip the expeditions to our planetary neighbors, various companies are instructed to develop products that the extreme conditions of space flight can – withstand also watch companies. In cooperation with the Russian space agency Sturmanskie has now developed a timepiece, which supports cosmonauts training for the real flight to the red planet – and of course bears the name of Mars. Continue reading

RADO: Cuddles

Perfect oval: by the innovative control system, the designer could renounce the Crown

Control of the touch technology for watches has been a specialty of Tissot. Now also the Group sister RADO presented a first timer with touch-sensitive Seinoren – exclusively for women: the Esenza ceramic touch. Continue reading

Chronoswiss: Cool blue for the time master big date

Cool color variation for hot days: time master big date in Skyblue

In recent years, the traditional sport line time master has received numerous new members with the distinctive onion Crown. Since 2011, Chronoswiss fans can buy the clock measuring 44 mm with a big date. In addition to the big date, that is quite prominently placed on height of 12, there was also a power reserve indicator. Continue reading

Jewelblog hits: Scott Devon, founder of the watch brand Devon

From motor racing to the clock building: Scott Devon

Bridgat: what an idea standing behind your project as you had decided to create a new watch? What did you do before work?
Scott Devon: I was previously in the American car and cycling) engaged. We were very successful and have won several races. Then I had the idea of a special product – a luxury product – to bring to the market, which is simply different and extraordinary. On the basis of this idea, I founded 2008 Devon works, but it took still some time until we finally in the year 2010, it was mid-July, finally our first clock could deliver. Continue reading

Longines: heartbeat with elegance

Nowadays rarely: Pulsometer – and Asthmometerskalen

As well as the mechanical heart of a clock strikes also our body to the beat of his own rhythm. Long ago, therefore watches were used to measure the heart rate and respiratory rate. With the new model Asthmometer-Pulsometer chronograph is a tribute to those historical models of the brand, serving a medical purpose first and foremost Longines – today only watch fans can associate the concepts of doctor – and sister watches right off the bat This function. The measurement of two bodily functions is very easy and requires only a creative extension on the dial of a chronograph: 30 pulses are counted after the start of the wattmeter or it is five one – and exhaled, the pointer stopped and then read the corresponding information to the blue Asthmometer – or the Red Pulsometer scale. A high-quality automatic movement ensures the precision of the mechanical “heartbeat” – that works in a characteristic of Longines elegant casing made of stainless steel. 1710 EUR is the price for the clock measuring 38.5 mm.

Ice-Watch: Now in leather

A tad bit adult: ice-watch extends the target group with the ice-vintage collection

Is the ice-watch adult? It almost has this appearance, because the new ice-vintage collection of Belgian vertical has nothing at all colorful, loud or shrill. Thus the company deviates from the so far successful brand concept and presented a new idea: leather bracelets and freshened in decent vintage-look characterize the image of the four models. This is a range of former fans, which be slowly grown and seek a more clock on one. On the other hand, the design speaks new target groups whom the previous models were just too colorful. Therefore, the new models are also no going back on the fashionable accessory character of ice-watch. Finally vintage is full in vogue. And the designer gave two attributes of the collection, which highlight it from the mass of the retro trends. There is a the diameter of the watches, the (53 mm big in the variants of big (48 mm) or big) are available. On the other hand, the quartz movement in a transparent plastic case can be found on-ice r call the material the brand makers. Continue reading

Grand Seiko: Resurrection of a design icon

Understatement in the clear design: top model of 44GS in fine white gold

Worldwide, the eyes of the watch connoisseurs light when may tell about the Grand SEIKO watches. That the name of the upper class watches is a term until today only few lay people, one reason is that the model outside of Japan emerged a long time only in sub homeopathic doses. On the other hand may have this blind spot also on the name of Seiko mass-produced and the exclusive Grand Seiko. While the differences are enormous: the Grand Seiko models are produced in an own factory, whose watchmaking dealing exclusively with the top models of the group. And in the areas in Northern Japan, one feels the workshops of Haute Horlogerie remembered – no matter whether they are in Glashütte, Geneva, Schaffhausen or in the Vallée de Joux. Also the quality criteria of the works are very strict: so does the certification process for the mechanical caliber 9 S 17 days. The Grand Seiko standard differs from the usual chronometer standards in two aspects: for Grand Seiko clocks are adjusted in six instead of the usual five layers, as well as at three instead of two temperatures. The additional location tests the chronometer in a was position in the 12 o’clock position above is located. In this situation, the clock, if not worn, will like to set. The additional temperature is closer to the body temperature. The idea behind it: The clocks are to be tested in everyday life-like situations. Continue reading