Graff Mastergraff Structural Tourbillon Skeleton

The MasterGraff Structural Tourbillon Skeleton is powered by the Graff Caliber 6, a completely skeletonized hand-wound tourbillon movement. The 46 mm case is made of blackened titanium, with rose gold detailing and a bezel that is cut out in a diamond motif. The movement, which is the sixth proprietary caliber made by Graff, has a 60-hour power reserve. The strap is black alligator.

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MOVADO - The Movado TC Chronograph proves that bulky sports watches are a thing of the past

The chronograph is the most popular complication in watchmaking.

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Tudor North Flag

The Tudor North Flag contains the brand’s new in-house movement, the COSC-certified Caliber MT5621, with a silicon balance spring and a variable inertia oscillator. It is an automatic movement with
a 70-hour power reserve. In addition to hour, minute and central seconds functions, it has a date window at 3 o’clock and a power reserve indicator at 9 o’clock. The 40 mm stainless-steel case is water resistant to 100 meters. The hands and numerals are treated with luminescent material.

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A successful 53rd running of the Rolex 24 @ Daytona

The overall winning team along with its principal owner, Chip Ganassi gets a ride into Victory Circle to begin their celebration and enjoy the fruits of their win, each receiving a Rolex Daytona Chronograph watch.
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Van Gogh at The Clark

Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890), A Wheatfield, with Cypresses, 1889. Oil on canvas, The National Gallery, London, bought Courtauld Fund, 1923 Image © The National Gallery, London 2014
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With Citizen, "Better starts now"

Citizen’s new brand statement, “Better Starts Now,” reflects the simple belief that, no matter who you are or what you do, it is always possible to make something better – and now is the time to start doing it. The philosophy is that better and now are both infinite, and that there is always a next ‘better’ and a new ‘now’ in which to start pursuing it.

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Bulgari Roma

Bulgari is celebrating 40 years of its Bulgari Roma timepiece, originally conceived in 1975. Among the anniversary pieces is an ultra-thin version, equipped with the hand-wound Bulgari Finissimo Caliber, with a small seconds counter.

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Movado 1881 Automatic

The Movado 1881 Automatic is a ladies’ watch with a 27 mm stainless steel case, white mother-of-pearl dial and an inner ring set with 29 round brilliant diamonds. The dial is covered by a flat, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal.There is also a sapphire crystal on the caseback, exposing the automatic movement.

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Citizen Ti + IP

The Citizen Ti + IP is a watch made of a groundbreaking proprietary material called Super Titanium, which uses a surface hardening finish called Duratect.

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Baselworld attracts aficionados and buyers from around the world

From everyday watches to limited-edition collectors’ pieces, the Basel fair has it all, and several trends are always visible at the show.

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Le Vian® - Sexy women’s jeweled diamond timepieces complement today’s women

Le Vian has been designing timepieces for 18 years, creating unique limited-edition watches that reflect the company’s innovations in trend-setting designs, as well as its specialty in diamond jewelry, particularly natural fancy color Chocolate Diamonds®. This year, Le Vian® is offering new time-pieces that are sexy and sleek in both design and color and coordinate with the company’s best-selling jewelry. The collection exhibits Le Vian’s commitment to be defined as the world’s newest lifestyle brand.

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Best of SIHH 2015 - A few stars of the 2015 Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva

At the 2015 SIHH (Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie) in Geneva in January, each of the 16 elite brands exhibiting at the invite-only fair present their new creations. As an introduction to the presentation by Van Cleef & Arpels, company CEO Nicolas Bos remarked: Van Cleef & Arpels has a very positive vision of life. We need dreams. Beauty will save the world. That is our mission.”

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Paiget - From ultra-thin movements to skeleton watches

Piaget’s illustrious heritage as a developer of ultra-thin watch movements extends naturally to the art of skeletonization. The company has created 27 ultra-thin calibers over the years, 15 of which have set world records for being the slimmest in their category. This art of refining movements to their basic format extends to the artistry of the skeletonized movement, in which all but the most essential components are cut out and then finished, decorated and sometimes gem-set, resulting in a spectacular view into the heart of mechanical watchmaking.

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Corning Museum of Glass - Home to Glass Art and Glass Making

For over half a century the town of Corning has been home to one of western New York’s most engaging, dazzling museums: the Corning Museum of Glass. An institution “dedicated to telling the story of one material: glass,” the museum offers visitors the widest possible range of opportunities to learn about, work with, and experience glass. In addition to classic museum galleries displaying the world’s finest collection of decorative and art glass items spanning over 3,500 years of innovation and inspiration, the Corning Museum of Glass also offers workshops, live demonstrations, research opportunities, and more.

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Chopard L.U.C Regulator

The L.U.C Regulator commemorates the tradition of regulator clocks, which were used as a reference time by watchmakers to set the time when regulating wristwatches. There is a central minute hand but no central minute hour hand. Instead, the hours are indicated in a subdial at the 3 o’clock position. Seconds and a second time zone are recorded on two more subdials. A power reserve indicator is located at 12 o’clock. It contains the Caliber L.U.C 98.02-L, with a nine-day power reserve.

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Ebel Wave Lady

The bracelet of the Wave Lady reinterprets the brand’s classic wave motif. The case is made in a combination of stainless steel and 18k yellow gold, while the bracelet is stainless steel and yellow gold
PVD. The case is 30 mm in diameter and 8.30 mm thick.

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Piaget Altiplano Chronograph

The Altiplano Chronograph is the world’s thinnest hand-wound chronograph. The hand-wound caliber 883P measures 4.65 mm thick. In the case, it measures only 8.24 mm thick. Both measurements represent world records of thinness.

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Georg Jensen Koppel Watch Collection

At Baselworld 2015, Georg Jensen introduced two new designs – the Koppel GMT Power Reserve and 18ct gold Koppel Annual Date Calendar - to the company’s iconic Koppel watch collection which continues to epitomize the finest in Scandinavian design with its clean minimalist lines and understated elegance.

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Swarovski Piazza Grande

Swarovski’s watch collection for men reflects timeless contemporary style suitable for virtually any social or business occasion while nevertheless adding a little sparkle and elegance to their distinctly masculine form and function. The Piazza Grande timepiece shown here is rounded and refined, and features a transparent case back that showcases the timepiece’s mechanical movement with its automatic winding, together with the rotor and “Côtes de Genève” decoration.

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Louis Vuitton Escale Worldtime Minute Repeater

The sumptuous 44mm Escale Worldtime Minute Repeater timepiece from Louis Vuitton comes in 18ct pink gold and titanium with alligator strap and has been designed with the sophisticated globetrotter in mind, drawing inspiration from the history of the company’s legendary trunks.

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will.i.am and Gucci launch luxury tech-savvy smart band at Baselworld2015

A new force in luxury smart technology partnerships was unveiled recently to a packed house at Baselworld 2015 in Basel, Switzerland when Black Eyes Peas front man will.i.am and legendary fashion house Gucci Timepieces launched their range of “iam+ with Gucci” design-led, luxury wearable technology that won’t require to be tethered to a phone to deliver smart functionality.

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Ulysse Nardin Anchor Tourbillon

Ulysse Nardin’s 44mm diameter Anchor Tourbillon made its debut at Baselworld 2015 showcasing an in-house constant-force escapement in silicium, unique floating mechanism and Grand Feu enamel dial. Will be available June 2015 in a choice of rose or white gold.

The 29-jewel UN-178 Tourbillon
has been precision designed to eliminate time variation, and features a minimum seven-day power reserve, anti-reflective crystal sapphire and water resistance to 30 metres.

Ulysse Nardin
561-988-8600
www.ulysse-nardin.com

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Chopard Mille Miglia GTS Collection

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Hermès Perpetual Slim

Hermès unveiled its stylish new “aesthetically pure” Slim Hermès collection at Baselworld 2015 and the ultra sleek, self-winding Perpetual Slim stood out as a potential future classic.

Created by Philippe Delhotal, Creative Director of La Montre Hermès, the Slim Hermès is available in three sizes: 32mm, 35mm and 39.5mm diameter. The 39.5mm model is available in rose gold or steel featuring a perpetual calendar mechanism, ultra-thin H1950 in-house movement, moon-phase in white mother-of-pearl, distinctive Hermès H symbols and 42 hour power reserve with a matt Havana or black alligator strap completing the look.

Hermès Paris
800-441-4488
www.hermes.com

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IWC Portofino Midsize

This 37mm size is new for the Portofino, and although IWC doesn’t specifically identify it as a ladies’ watch, it is the perfect size for women. The elegant Day/Night version incorporates a blue and white aesthetic, with a highly practical demarcation of the second time zone. The watch is set with diamonds, and it contains the self-winding caliber 35700, with a 42-hour power reserve. It features a central hacking seconds.

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