Horology

By Tempus | 13 Sep 2021

Bucherer launches new BLUE timepieces

Swiss watch retailer Bucherer has announced a series of new additions to its BLUE collection, including collaborations with selected partners to create intriguing new pieces.  Since 201... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Jun 2021

Arnold & Son CEO Bertrand Savary shares the quintessentially British design ethos driving the brand’s collectible novelties

Known for its stylish aesthetic and unique dials, Arnold & Son describes itself as a Swiss watchmaker with English roots. The brand’s heritage dates back to 1764, when Cornish watchmaker Joh... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Apr 2021

TAG Heuer unveils Monaco Green Dial modern to commemorate Grand Prix Historique

TAG Heuer has announced the unveiling of a new edition of its Monaco chronograph in honour of the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique 2021, the biennial vintage motoring event. The wat... Read More

By Tempus | 23 Apr 2021

Panerai launches the Luminor Chrono Goldtech Blu Notte

After a hectic but fascinating back-to-back edition of Watches & Wonders, the world's most prestigious timepiece showcase, Panerai rounded up their roster of new offerings with the gorgeo... 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 | 03 Apr 2021

Hublot’s Big Bang One-Click 33mm model brings efficiency to luxury

Iconic watch manufacturer Hublot has announced the launch of the Big Bang One Click 33mm, a fabulous new model with a patented "One Click" strap design that allows the watch t... 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 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 | 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 | 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 | 23 Jan 2021

Panerai launches limited-edition Luminor model inspired by free dive champion Guillaume Néry

Luxury Italian watchmaker Panerai has unveiled a new model of its iconic Luminor model, inspired by the exploits of - and serving as a tribute to - Guillaume Néry, the record-bre... 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 | 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 | 16 Dec 2020

Bespoke Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers watch sells at Christie’s “Bid for the Louvre” online auction for £280,000

A bespoke Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers watch has sold at a virtual auction, hosted by global auction house Christie’s, designed to benefit the Louvre Museum, Paris. This one-of-a-kind wat... 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

By Michelle Johnson | 06 Nov 2020

Panerai CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué talks challenges, innovation and why it’s time to make a difference

As luxury watchmakers go, Italian-Swiss brand Panerai is still seen as something of a new kid on the block. Although Panerai was founded in Florence in 1860 by Giovanni Panerai – his shop on the... Read More