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SIHH 2019

Swiss Alp Watch Concept Black © H. Moser & Cie
Connoisseur of watches
Traditional to radical: new tourbillons at SIHH 2019

Tourbillons were the hot new complication in the late ’90s and early aughts. At the time, it was impressive enough to show the escapement on the dial, with its twirling carriage and decorated bridge. Nearly 20 years later, tourbillons need to pack a little more oomph to impress potential buyers.

Wednesday, 20 February 2019
5 min read
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Code 11.59 Quantième Perpétuel © Audemars Piguet
News
Code 11.59 by Audemars Piguet: scrutinized on social media

The new Code 11.59 by Audemars Piguet has sparked a lot of conversation online. Was it positive or negative? We analyse.

Monday, 18 February 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
Rendez-Vous Night & Day Jewellery © Jaeger-LeCoultre
SIHH
Ladies’ watches are the Belles of the Ball at SIHH 2019

It was a great year all round at SIHH, and a banner year for ladies’ watches. New complications, purpose-built movements, new materials and virtuoso gem-setting rendered ladies’ watches from the show’s Maisons as technically impressive as men’s watches this year, and as aesthetically impressive as ever.

Friday, 15 February 2019
7 min read
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Master Grande Tradition Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpetuel © Jaeger-LeCoultre
SIHH
SIHH 2019: the editors' cut

The Geneva fair may have closed its doors, the fabulous new watches on show are still fresh in our minds. From the most complicated to the most robust, from the most poetic to the most vintage, FHH Journal's contributors share their favourites.

Friday, 08 February 2019
The FHH Journal editors
7 min read
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AMC Project © Urwerk
SIHH
Atomic or solar: spectacular mechanics at SIHH

"Unit 1 calling Unit 2. Rubidium atoms detected, vicinity of the Urwerk AMC. Approaching the zone, over." "Unit 2 to Unit 1, confirm intentions. Investigating solar energy theft at Ressence, Type 2, over."

Wednesday, 06 February 2019
4 min read
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SIHH-réseaux-sociaux-cover
SIHH
SIHH 2019: the biggest on social media

Faster-paced, more connected and interactive, the new-format SIHH delivered on social media. Two weeks on, we analyze what made its mark online.

Wednesday, 30 January 2019
Pierre Humeau
3 min read
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RM 67-02 Alexander Zverev © Richard Mille
SIHH
Kaleidoscope watches

Traditionally, luxury watches have been most comfortable with classic shades, with a few notable exceptions. Now more brands are exploring the spectrum as a form of differentiation or to convey a message. New releases from SIHH 2019 confirm that colour rules.

Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Flavia Giovannelli
9 min read
Santos de Cartier
SIHH
The watches that lit up SIHH 2019

It comes alive after dark. Nothing can match its glow – except perhaps the odd jellyfish or octopus. Meet Swiss Super-Luminova, and its ever-expanding applications in watchmaking.

Monday, 28 January 2019
4 min read
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Possession cuff watch – 29 mm, Case in 18K pink gold set with 162 brilliant-cut diamonds, Mother-of-pearl dial set with 11 diamond-dots indexes © Piaget
New Models
Piaget's Possession, irresistible to the touch

Piaget's women's range returns in vivid cherry colours, on a cuff bracelet or paved with diamonds. The rotating bezel is as addictive as ever.

Friday, 25 January 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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