SIHH 2017: Vacheron Constantin Unveils Most Complicated Wristwatch: $1M Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication

Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600, one-of-a-kind $1million watch.

The century-old battle of the complications continues, as Vacheron Constantin unveils its most complicated wristwatch to date: Les Cabinotiers Celestia Astronomical Grand Complication 3600. The watch, which was five years in the making, boasts 23 functions and complexities, and offers   civil, solar and sidereal time indications – each via its own separate gear train. Based…

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We’re Off to See the Wizards, the Wonderful Wizards of SIHH 2017 — and a Peek Inside

Cartier windows during last year's SIHH.

Ok, so today we officially close the office, put the team on high alert to focus on social media and head off to Geneva for the 2017 SIHH — the 27th edition of the by-invitation-only exhibition, and a show we have attended since it first opened. This year marks a number of firsts for this luxury…

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A Look at Three Terrific Rooster Watches for the Chinese New Year (Chopard, Piaget, Vacheron Constantin)

Chopard L.U.C XP Urushi Year of the Rooster watch

Following in our theme of celebrating the Chinese New Year — the Year of the Rooster — we bring you a look at three more terrific Year of the Rooster watches. These beauties come from Piaget, Chopard and Vacheron Constantin — all of which have been creating Chinese Zodiac watches for years. Vacheron Constantin Métiers…

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Meet the Chinese New Year, Year of the Rooster, Ulysse Nardin Classico Watch

The champleve enamel technique is done in the brand's Donze Cadrans dial workshops.

Oh January is such a busy month  with so much going on. Because the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) 2017 is around the corner and we will be unveiling new products for the coming weeks, we decided to use this week to show off more “Year of the Rooster” watches before it is…

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A Close-Up Look at What Makes the New Christophe Claret Maestro (SIHH 2017) Different (prices)

Christophe Claret Maestro in 18-karat rose gold with Memo reminder feature ($76,000)

Just a couple of days ago, I had the opportunity to unveil the new Christophe Claret Maestro watch via my  Watch of the Week column on Departures. Now, we bring our readers an even closer look at this timepiece that will be officially shown to the world a tSalon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH)…

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Fast Focus: Omega Launches ‘Speedy Tuesday’ Limited Edition Watches Online

Omega Speedy Tuesday watch

Omega lovers, this one just might be for you. For the first time, Omega Watches is launching an on-lline sale of a new watch that will only be sold on line. The  Speedmaster “Speedy Tuesday” Limited Edition can be seen on the Omega instagram channel and on a dedicated page at Omegawatches.com. Just  2,012 models will…

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