Watches

By Tempus | 15 Apr 2021

Breitling launches Premier Heritage Collection

Watchmaker Breitling has announced the launch of its Premier Heritage collection consisting of three 1940’s inspired models – the Chronograph, Duograph and Datora ... Read More

By Tempus | 13 Apr 2021

Watches & Wonders 2021: the best timepieces from the Geneva watch show

Watches & Wonders, the extravagant watch showcase formerly known as SIHH, drew to a close on Tuesday after an action-packed five-day extravaganza which saw some of the most spectacular design... Read More

By Tempus | 02 Apr 2021

Iconic women and the watches they wear

Few accessories convey power and status quite like a designer watch. A great timepiece can demonstrate everything from the extraordinary wealth of an artist to complement the perfectly manicured ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 23 Mar 2021

Omega CEO Raynald Aeschlimann unveils 2021 novelties in the Swiss watch brand’s exclusive webcast – with a little help from George Clooney

Omega president and CEO Raynald Aeschlimann unveiled the Swiss watch brand’s 2021 novelties in an exclusive online website on 23 March. Introducing five new collections – each timepiece sh... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Mar 2021

Bucherer introduces the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Bucherer Blue

In a meeting of minds, luxury jeweller and watch retailer Bucherer and master watchmaker Blancpain have joined forces to launch the new Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe watch, an&nbs... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 22 Feb 2021

Taking flight: the tourbillon celebrates its 220th birthday

When it comes to modern haute horology, the tourbillon, which turns 220 years old this year, has long been more desirable for its beauty than for its practical uses. The first patented tourbillon... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Feb 2021

Hermès launches new titanium versions of its ultra-thin model

Iconic Parisien watchmaker Hermès has launched two new variants of its Slim d’Hermès Quantieme Perpetual model, incorporating multiple precious metals into the desig... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 16 Feb 2021

London’s foremost vintage watch specialists tell us why timeless timepieces have seen a revival

A new passion for pre-owned and vintage watches has recently emerged among enthusiasts and collectors alike. Not only do collectors relish rare vintage pieces, perfect for handing down as heirlooms, b... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Feb 2021

TAG Heuer and Porsche join forces for stunning new chronograph

Watchmakers TAG Heuer and car manufacturer Porsche have announced an extensive brand partnership with the launch of a new watch, the TAG Heuer Carrera Porsche Chronograph. This new chronogra... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Feb 2021

Celebrate the Year of the Ox with these elaborate timepieces honouring the Chinese New Year

When it comes to gift-giving, one can rarely go wrong with haute horology. It’s little wonder that, each year, the watch industry honours Chinese New Year with some of its most magnificent novel... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Feb 2021

Rebirth of a legend: Zenith's Chronomaster Sport

Zenith, one of LVMH's prestigious watchmaking brands, has launched a spectacular new range of watches under its iconic Chronomaster line; the Chronomaster Sport collection. The collectio... Read More

By Tempus | 01 Feb 2021

New Bulgari, Hublot and Zenith models shine at LVMH Watch Week 2021

LVMH-owned watch brands Bulgari, Hublot and Zenith have used the second, online-only edition of the annual LVMH Watch Week to launch a series of spectacular new models for 2021. Following th... Read More

By Tempus | 18 Jan 2021

Breguet announces Valentine's Day addition to famed Reine de Naples model

Iconic Swiss watchmaker Breguet has announced that it has given a Valentine's Day-themed upgrade to its historic Reine de Naples model. The new edition of the watch, dubbed the... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Jan 2021

The best luxury products commemorating Chinese New Year

There's no denying that the 2020/21 New Year celebrations - as defined by the Gregorian calendar at least - were a bit of a let-down, as billions of people across the glob... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Jan 2021

Blancpain launches limited edition Valentine's Day special series

Since 2001, Swiss watch manufacturer Blancpain, a subsidiary of the Swatch Group, has been setting its watch-lovers' hearts ablaze with its annual Valentine's Day limited edition offering, and... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Jan 2021

LVMH completes acquisition of Tiffany & Co.

Luxury group LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE has completed its purchase of iconic US jewellery firm Tiffany & Co. in a deal understood to be worth around $15.8bn ... Read More

By Tempus | 06 Jan 2021

Omega updates Speedmaster Moonwatch with Master Chronometer-certified movement

Omega SA has announced that its iconic Speedmaster Moonwatch, which accompanied the Apollo 11 astronauts on the first successful moon landing in 1969, will be upgraded with its fir... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Dec 2020

Watches of Switzerland opens new showroom in London’s Broadgate

Situated close to London’s Liverpool Street station, Broadgate Circle is best known for its cutting-edge working spaces where some of the top financial workers in the city are based. But now, Wa... Read More