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Ulysse Nardin flinque enamel dial - Perpetuelle

Enamel In-Depth: An Update to our “Enamel Explained” Article

Our popular in-depth look at the most popular enamel techniques used in watchmaking has been updated with additional information and illustrative videos.  Click below to jump over and check it out! Enamel Explained:  The Art of Cloisonné, Grand Feu, Champlevé, Paillonné, Flinqué & Other Enamel Techniques

Girard-Perregaux 1966 Le Printemps Special Edition 38mm - Perpetuelle

Girard-Perregaux 1966 “Le Printemps” Edition

These are two specially colored, limited edition 1966 models that Girard-Perrgaux is making to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Paris-based Le Printemps.  Le Printemps is a famous department store and tourist draw on Boulevard Haussmann, and they have a variety of “special products” created this year for their anniversary. As for the 1966’s seen here, […]

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Harry Winston Histoire de Tourbillon detail - Perpetuelle

Harry Winston Histoire de Tourbillon 6, with Tri-axial Tourbillon and Carrousel

The sixth series in Harry Winston’s exploration of the tourbillon features two independent hour indications: one regulated by a tri-axial tourbillon (positioned at 7 o’clock) and the other by a carrousel (1 o’clock position).   Both are fairly unusual complications, particularly a tri-axial tourby.  The Caliber HW4701 comprises a whopping 683 parts. Like other Histoire de […]

Swatch 2015 Roland Garros Special Models

Swatch 2015 French Open Roland Garros Specials

In advance of the Roland Garros French Open tennis tournament which will start about a month from now, two special Swatch watches have been unveiled.  Haute horologerie these are not, but rather fun (quartz) watches with nice, simple color-themes — my fav is the $120 for the Swatch “Fast Server” seen above.  The $60 for Swatch […]

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