Independent Brand HAUTLENCE – Goes Off the Grid with Black Honeycomb HLRS-01

 |  February 17th, 2015

By Dan O’Rourke Over the past decade, HAUTLENCE has taken the art of reading time and made it undeniably original. As we prepare for the BaselWorld  2015 this March, we like to reflect on the spirit and ingenuity of independent brands. We expect interesting things from Hautlence. Most recently, the brand unveiled its newest HLRS-01 watch — another winner in its ultra modern designs. The  trademark motif is the archetype of what has been an engineering fascination for centuries. The hexagonal…

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Hautlence Watches: 10 Years and Counting – Introducing the Invictus Morphos Chronograph with Eric Cantona

 |  September 8th, 2014

By Isaac Wingold For quite some time, the most highly revered names in the watchmaking industry were those of brands established long ago, and with rich histories. Over the past 20 years, emerging brands have defied this notion, by showing that greatness can be obtained over a short period of time. One brand that most definitely proves this point is the young Swiss horological powerhouse that is Hautlence. With the manufacture’s 10th anniversary this year, one cannot help but look…

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FIFA 2014 Who’s Who: Hautlence Watches and Eric Cantona

 |  June 26th, 2014

Earlier, we broke the news about luxury Swiss watch brand Hautlence delving into the world of international football.   French actor and former international footballer for the French National team, Eric Cantona. We brought you details of this relationship here. Cantona played for half a dozen teams before ending his professional footballing career at Manchester United, where he won four Premier League titles in five years and two League and FA Cup Doubles.  He wears the Hautlence HLQ-03 with an…

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Hot Ticket: International Football with Hautlence Watches

 |  June 9th, 2014

This week the world of football – international football (which Americans refer to as soccer) begins the month-long games that culminate in the FIFA World Cup. Many top watch brands are intimately involved in the sport – either via timing, brand ambassadors, or sponsorship of teams. We’ve brought you some info on brands and their relationships to the sport already. This week, we continue with that coverage. Hautlence, a brand we love and have written about here often, has signed…

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Top Five Watches of 2013: Let the Countdown Begin

 |  December 31st, 2013

With the countdown to 2014 coming near, and watching 2013 come to a close, we thought it would be fun to ring in the new year with a countdown of our own.  Here we list five top watches from 2013– selected from some of our more popular articles of the year. 5) William Shatner by Egard. Yes, believe it or not, one of the more popular reads this year was the newest adventure from William Shatner, alias, Captain James T. …

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