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…

Read More →

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…

Read More →

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)…

Read More →

Fast Focus: HYT Skull Pocket Watch to be Unveiled at SIHH 2017 (price)

HYT Skull Pocket Watch with liquid time indication and blue illumination

Earlier today on Haute Time, we broke the news of the all-new HYT Skull Pocket watch, which will be officially unveiled at next weeks SIHH 2017 exhibition. You can read all about the watch and the challenges in making it here. But now we bring you a quick look at the luminous, liquid time-telling Skull Pocket…

Read More →

Five Fantastic Meteorite Dial Watches on the Wrist

Corum Admiral's Cup Legend 42 Meteorite Dual Time watch

Last month on Haute Time we introduced seven great watches with meteorite dials. Here we bring you a look at that article and at another five fantastic meteorite dial watches ….     Easily one of the most exciting ways to bring the stars and sky to the wrist is via a watch with a meteorite dial.…

Read More →

Impressions of the Baume & Mercier Unveils Clifton GMT Power Reserve, SIHH 2017

Baume & Mercier Clifton GMT blue dial watch for SIHH 2017

It’s January and we all know what that means: recovery from the holiday season, new goals for a new year and SIHH news and updates. One of our favorite brands, Baume and Mercier, has given us a sneak peek at one of the brand’s latest pieces, the Clifton GMT Power Reserve. The Clifton line is one…

Read More →