Author: Goodrick

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Three Haute Horlogerie World Traveller’s Timepieces — Patek Philippe, De Bethune along with Glash??tte Original

April 5, 2018

World Traveller’s Watches Some call it the best time ever, others hate it. Travelling around the world comes in many flavours, be it for work, leisure or perhaps even both. If you are a regular world traveller, you might want to have a world traveller’s watch to accompany you on these trips. They help you to […]

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Chaumet – High Jewellery pieces showcase

March 6, 2018

For Breguet, this period of uncertainty has been complicated by a change in possession in 1970, once the manufacture was obtained by Jacques and Pierre Chaumet. For a while, Breguet’s reputation was tied to the of the Parisian jeweler. Watches were created in small series and sold via Chaumet‘s distribution system. The solution was not […]

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Chaumet - Coffret Assouline, collection « Mémoire »

Chaumet – Box set by Assouline, « Mémoire »

March 6, 2018

Vendôme, birthplace of a legend by Alexis Gregory tells of the Maison’s first establishment on the famous square in 1812, marking the beginning of more than two centuries of Chaumet’s unique style; a combination of elegance and grace. The Nature of Chaumet by Fabienne Reybaud reveals the theme of naturalism, a cornerstone of the brand’s […]

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Patek Philippe 5960-1A

Bracelet – A close meshed story

March 6, 2018

Capable of withstanding perspiration, water and wear, a metal bracelet is a key feature in the design of a watch. It is so complex and so inseparably bound up with the identity of a brand that quite a few of them simply don’t have their own bracelet… Many are indeed put off from making their […]

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Round Table: Ladies' High Mech Watches

GPHG 2015 – Round Table: Ladies’ High Mech Watches

March 6, 2018

Anita  Khatri Any kind of watch if meant for a woman cannot sacrifice on its aesthetic appeal. With this category of nomination in GPHG we salute all the qualifying brands shortlisted under this category. The piece which certainly deserves a standing ovation is Fabergé’s Lady Compliquée Peacock. This piece has craftmanship, innovation, elegance and beauty. […]

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March 6, 2018

Since this is the High-Mech category, the time only, hours (middle) and moments (revolving) seem nearly basic in comparison to a few of the other finalists, and even though the self winding movement has proven to be a versatile mechanical stage for Chaumet to contribute to life its inventions, you will find more complicated and […]

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Chaumet – Video. Joséphine collection

March 6, 2018

The black dial is difficult to appreciate in images. It has various shades of black out of the stripes into the subdials. The polished steel sections on the dial including the hands are hour markers are eye-pleasing and calming. There are a variety of special, however simple shapes all over the watch that aid for […]

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Chaumet – Video. Hortensia collection

March 6, 2018

Founded over 200 years back by Marie-Etienne Nitot, Chalmette New Orleans began its history then of Napoleon. Nitot provided his Emperor remarkable stone, thus becoming the Royal household’s jeweler.The great status and celebrity of Chaumet have become through time, the gathering such as the best jewellery and the most clever watches.To exaggerate the fantastic thing […]

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Chaumet – Exhibition at the Forbidden City

March 6, 2018

Chaumet’s most renowned jewellery creations are gathered in Beijing’s Forbidden City for an exhibition at the Palace Museum, where they will be on show alongside the precious treasures of imperial China. Imperial Splendours Tuesday to Sunday, from 8.30am to 5pm. Wu men Room, Meridian Gate of the Forbidden City
No. 4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District
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Chaumet – Video. Chaumet presents

March 6, 2018

This temporary exhibit centres on the theme of naturalism, a trademark of Chaumet style and culture.   Chaumet’s naturalist jewellery depicts nature in all its wild, organic, fragile glory. Finding bucolic beauty in a garden, woodland or meadow, delicate blades of grass or the graphic forms of mistletoe, the Maison’s designers ingeniously render plants and weeds […]

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