New Year, New SIHH 2018: 35 Exhibitors Slated To Show At First Watch Exhibition Of The Year, See What’s Changed

 |  January 7th, 2018

Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) is around the corner. Beginning officially on January 15 ,2018, and running through Friday January 19, the SIHH is becoming the “it” show. This year marks the 28th edition of the fair, which I have been attending since it first began (with the exception of missing just one show the year my daugther was born). I have watched the exhibition grow, morph and bloom over the years and am particularly excited about this…

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Wildest Watch Ever? Richard Mille RM 70-01 Tourbillon Alain Prost Watch

 |  October 10th, 2017

We all know that Richard Mille goes to extremes to create timepieces that can go the distance — on the tennis court, the golf course and the black top. Now, however, the brand tackles the cycling world with one of the wildest watches ever: Richard Mille RM 70-01 Tourbillon Alain Prost. The former racing driver and four-time Formula One  World Champion joined forces with his friend Richard Mille to create a cycling watch that could track the entire season’s distance.…

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The Watch World’s Nobel Prize, PRIX GAIA 2017, Goes To Wiederrecht, Mille and Marti

 |  September 12th, 2017

In the watch industry, there is a single aware, the Prix GAIA, that may be the most important, validating award yet. A jury of professionals, along with the Curator at MIH (Museum of International Horology // International Watchmaking Museum)  selects the candidates for three categories: Craftsmanship and Creation, History and Research, Entrepreneurship.  This year, the winner for each category in the 14th annual Award, respectively,  is genius watchmaker Jean-Marc Wiederrecht, Laurence Marti and Richard Mille. Jean-Marc Wiederrecht, founder of Agenhor…

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Top Five Watch Brands On the Wrists of Tennis Stars at the US Open Tennis Championship

 |  September 8th, 2017

Well, we are just a little over halfway through the 14 days of the US Open Tennis Championship and we have seen some ups and downs. We’ve also seen some nice watches both on the court and off. Here we take a quick look at five top watch brands with tennis brand ambassadors on the court, or with some other key involvement in the US Open. Richard Mille flaunts just about $1.5 million during the US Open on the wrists…

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Introducing the Richard Mille $725,000 RM-27-03 Rafael Nadal Tourbillon Watch

 |  May 25th, 2017

Today in France, Richard Mille announces another winning watch: the three-quarters-of-a-million-dollar RM27-03 Rafael Nadal Tourbillon timepiece. The two have had a collaboration for seven years now, and Richard Mille regularly pulls out all the stops for the tennis player when it comes to shock resistant tourbillon movements and outrageous designs using high-tech materials. Now we witness it again with the unveiling of this watch. Aesthetically, the watch recalls the clay court of Roland-Garros, where Nadal, a nine-time winner of the…

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