Raymond Weil Freelancer 42mm Full Skeleton Calibre RW1212

29/11/2020 1:43 pm Raymond Weil Freelancer 42mm Full Skeleton Calibre RW1212 Raymond Weil Freelancer 42mm Full Skeleton Calibre RW1212 The new Raymond Weil Freelancer 42mm Full Skeleton is the Genevan brand’s latest openworked watch. The widespread use of black tones imbues the model with a stealthy quality, allowing the indications and movement to shine. This watch has many attributes, including impressive execution and notable value. Angus Davies gets hands-on, evaluating the watch over a few days and sharing his thoughts. André Charles Caron (1697-1775) was a French watchmaker and is…

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Piaget Altiplano Year of the Ox – G0A45540

27/11/2020 3:00 pm Piaget Altiplano Year of the Ox – G0A45540 Piaget Altiplano Year of the Ox The high-end watch brand, Piaget has just released the Altiplano Year of the Ox. This model is one of three new timepieces released to mark the Chinese New Year and the Year of the Ox. The pièce de résistance is unequivocally the Altiplano Year of the Ox. It features a cloisonné watch dial, skilfully executed by world-renowned master-enameller, Anita Porchet. The prestigious house of Piaget has many talents. Its eye for design is…

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TAG Heuer Aquaracer Bamford Limited Edition

26/11/2020 1:59 pm TAG Heuer Aquaracer Bamford Limited Edition TAG Heuer Aquaracer Bamford Limited Edition The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Bamford Limited Edition is the latest collaboration between the avant-garde Swiss brand and the British firm known for personalising watches. The first time both companies collaborated was in 2018 when they conceived the TAG Heuer Monaco Bamford which proved to be a remarkable success. Based on first impressions, it looks like this latest collaboration will be another smash hit. For several years I have admired the styling of many TAG Heuer…

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Bulgari Octo Finissimo S

25/11/2020 3:44 pm Bulgari Octo Finissimo S Bulgari Octo Finissimo S The Bulgari Octo Finissimo S upholds the firm’s predilection for horological svelteness (6.4mm) but adds enhanced water resistance (100m), making it ideal for daily wear. Once again, this luxury marque has demonstrated its remarkable watchmaking prowess. A few years ago, I was invited by Bulgari to look around its various production facilities. Any preconceptions I had beforehand soon evaporated when I witnessed the company’s in-house expertise. Beyond making its own movements, the firm also makes dials, cases and bracelets.…

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Glen Moray Sauternes Cask Matured expression

25/11/2020 12:00 pm Glen Moray Sauternes Cask Matured expression Glen Moray Sauternes Cask Matured expression Philip Day reviews Glen Moray Sauternes Cask Matured expression, providing background information on the distillery, comments from the firm’s Head of Whisky Creation as well as its Brand Ambassador and, finally, his own personal tasting notes. At last something to lift the gloomy mood as the spirit and stories of Glen Moray’s most famous warehouse are being wrapped up in time to celebrate Christmas in style, with Glen Moray Sauternes Cask Matured expression, the inaugural…

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Girard-Perregaux Laureato Ghost x Bamford Watch Department

23/11/2020 1:02 pm Girard-Perregaux Laureato Ghost x Bamford Watch Department Girard-Perregaux Laureato Ghost x Bamford Watch Department The Girard-Perregaux Laureato Ghost x Bamford Watch Department, made in collaboration with Bamford Watch Department, celebrates the 45th anniversary of the inaugural Laureato bursting onto the watch scene. Limited to just 45 pieces, this model brims with modernity. Despite Girard-Perregaux being one of the oldest Maisons in existence, it never seems to fixate on the past. Yes, it employs the vast experience it has acquired since the company was founded in 1791, but…

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Singer Reimagined Track 1 Emirates Edition

23/11/2020 12:54 pm Singer Reimagined Track 1 Emirates Edition Singer Reimagined Track 1 Emirates Edition Carl Eady reviews the Singer Reimagined Track 1 Emirates Edition, a stunning iteration of the brand’s classic Track 1 series. This model was launched at Dubai Watch Week in 2019, stunning onlookers. Introduction Singer Reimagined is the brainchild of Rob Dickinson and Marco Borraccino. Dickinson, former frontman of English rock band Catherine Wheel, founded the Singer Vehicle Design company back in 2009. His idea was to ‘reimagine’ Porsche 911s into drivable works of artistic engineering.…

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Hermès Arceau Petite Lune Jeté de diamants et saphirs

21/11/2020 4:50 pm Hermès Arceau Petite Lune Jeté de diamants et saphirs Hermès Arceau Petite Lune Jeté de diamants et saphirs The Hermès Arceau Petite Lune Jeté de diamants et saphirs upholds the luxury marque’s reputation for creating beautiful objects that exhibit a decorous style. The case and dial of this new model are suffused with randomly positioned diamonds and sapphires, while a crescent-shaped aperture reveals the moon in a playful and poetic format. Image – © – Copyright Studio des fleurs The brand name Hermès evokes thoughts of seemly…

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Jaeger-Le-Coultre Master Ultra Thin Tourbillon Moon

21/11/2020 2:36 pm Jaeger-Le-Coultre Master Ultra Thin Tourbillon Moon Jaeger-Le-Coultre Master Ultra Thin Tourbillon Moon The Jaeger-Le-Coultre Master Ultra Thin Tourbillon Moon is presented in a 41.5mm ‘Le Grand Rose gold’ case. For the first time in the brand’s history, this model pairs a moon phase and a tourbillon. Jaeger-LeCoultre, the esteemed Swiss Manufacture, was founded in 1833. Since its inception, the Maison has always been known for its expertise in making movements, not only for its own watches but also for some of Switzerland’s most prestigious watch brands. Since…

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TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph Jack Heuer Birthday Gold Limited Edition

19/11/2020 11:09 am TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph Jack Heuer Birthday Gold Limited Edition TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph Jack Heuer Birthday Gold Limited Edition The TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph Jack Heuer Birthday Gold Limited Edition celebrates the 88th birthday of the man who masterminded the iconic Heuer Carrera back in 1963. This latest creation is presented in an 18-carat rose gold case and features the Swiss firm’s ultimate chronograph movement, the Calibre Heuer 02. On the 19th November 1932, Jack William Edouard Heuer was born at Salem Hospital, Bern. He would…

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