employee of Swiss watchmaker Piaget

Swiss watchmakers to raise prices after franc increase

Switzerland’s luxury watchmakers are considering raising prices on their timepieces in the eurozone by up to 7% due to the ballooning franc.

SIHH 2014

SIHH to mark 25 years of haute horlogerie in Geneva

From January 19-23, the watch world will converge on Geneva for the 25th Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH).

Montblanc TimeWalker Urban Speed eStrap

Montblanc reveals line of smartwatches

The Montblanc TimeWalker Urban Speed e-Strap watches mix a connected bracelet with the stylings of the brand’s traditional Swiss watches.

Hublot Forbidden X Launch

Hublot ForbiddenX watch made with tobacco leaves

HUBLOT has collaborated with cigar producer Arturo Fuente to create the Classic Fusion ForbiddenX, featuring a dial made with real tobacco leaves.

girard perregaux vintage 1945

Girard-Perregaux – Vintage 1945 Large Date, Moon-Phases

For the first time ever, the mechanical heart of the Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 watch is revealed under a transparent sapphire dial.

The Henry Graves Supercomplication handmade watch by Patek Philippe

Swiss Pocket Watch Sells for Record $24 Million

A gold pocket watch made by Patek Philippe for a New York banker in the 1930s has sold for a record $24 million at auction in Geneva.

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