Watch Collectors Unite: WatchTime New York 2017 Is Around The Corner

 |  October 6th, 2017

The industry event of the year is just around the corner. WatchTime New York brings together some of the most illustrious brands in the watch industry and opens them up to the public. Held at Gotham Hall in New York City, this two-day event welcomes 30 brands to center stage. Festivities kick off on October 13th during the WatchTime cocktail event. During this 3-hour event guests have the opportunity to meet brand executives, VIP’s, WatchTime editors, and some of the…

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Longines Official Timekeeper of Hampton Classic Horse Show, Equestrian Collection is Official Watch

 |  August 30th, 2017

With a long and storied past revolving around the equestrian world, Swiss watch brand Longines is the Official Timekeeper of this weekend’s exciting Hamptons Classic Horse Show. Additionally, the brand’s much-coveted Equestrian Collection is the Official Timepiece of the event. There are a host of different events during the Hampton Classic, which began on August 27 and runs through September 3. This marks the  fifth year in a row that Longines joins The Hampton Classic Horse Show — just one of…

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Kate Winslet Designed a Watch Now Up For Charity Auction: Longines Flagship Heritage by Kate Winslet

 |  June 11th, 2017

From now until June 30, customers can bid on line to purchase one of three identical Longines Flagship Heritage by Kate Winslet watches — with all proceeds going to The Golden Hat Foundation, a charity co-founded by the award-winning actress. Winslet, a Longines Ambassador of Elegance, is, of course, the stunning and talented British actress who has starred in so many movies — including the famed Titanic — that it is difficult to keep track. The 18-karat gold automatic watch…

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Longines Conquest 1/100th Horse Racing Watch Awarded to ‘Always Dreaming,’ Winner of the Kentucky Derby

 |  May 8th, 2017

It was an exciting weekend in the world of sports. At the 143rd Kentucky Derby, “Always Dreaming” came out on top in a five-in-a-row winning streak. The horse splashed through the mud at Churchill Downs as though it didn’t’ exist to come up with a 2-3/4 length victory. Always Dreaming ran 1 1/4 miles in 2:03.59 – timed by Longines, the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of the Kentucky Derby and of the Triple Crown. Longines awarded the owners, trainer and jockey…

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Longines Unveils Vintage-Inspired Longines Heritage 1969 Watch

 |  August 25th, 2016

For the latest release from  Longines, the winged hourglass brand, the  company  looked to its own museum located in Saint-Imier, the same city where Longines was founded in 1832, for inspiration. The museum is home to the vast archives of the pieces Longines has produced over the years and it is from that history the latest in the Heritage line draws its roots from. Taking its cues from a Longines piece created in the ’60s, the Longines Heritage 1969 features many styling…

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