Bulgari just unveiled its most complicated watch so far, the Octo Grande Sonnerie Perpetual Calendar, as well as a number of new additions to the Octo collection. WatchTime had the opportunity to spend some time with the models in person during today’s launch event at the Bulgari hotel in Shanghai.
A Touch of Blue for the Finissimo
The first one, the 5.15 mm thick Finissimo Automatic (Ref. 102945), is now available with blue hands and hour-markers on the titanium...Read more: Live from Shanghai: Hands-On with the Bulgari Octo Grande Sonnerie Perpetual
After the GPHG nominees were announced a few weeks ago, there was one watch in the “Sports” category that captured a lot of early attention. A previously unreleased Ulysse Nardin diver caused dive-watch focused forums and social media pages to light up in a flurry of questions. Just what was this new direction for Ulysse Nardin? The two images available highlighted a streamlined and very modern look, shying away from both the maximalism of this year’s hammerhead-infested Diver...Read more: Ulysse Nardin Officially Launches its GPHG-Nominated Dive Watch
The Hublot Big Bang Meca-10 transports us into the future of mechanical timekeeping with its in-house-developed 10-day movement and its complex design. In this in-depth review from WatchTime’s August 2018 issue, we delve into its award-winning design and technical innovations.
If you had a time machine, would you travel to the past or into the future? If you’re more curious to find out what the future holds, then you’ll love the Hublot Big Bang Meca-10. This watch doesn’t follow any preex...Read more: Time Machine: Testing the Hublot Big Bang Meca-10
MeisterSinger, an iconoclastic German watch brand that continues to win converts with its intriguing dial designs based on a single timekeeping hand, joins the growing field of watchmakers offering bronze cases with the launch of its new Perigraph Bronze 2018 Edition, this week’s Watch to Watch.
The watch’s round, 43-mm bronze case displays a reddish gleam, similar to that of more precious and pricey rose gold, when first...Read more: Age Statement: The MeisterSinger Perigraph Bronze 2018 Edition
America’s largest luxury watch show, WatchTime New York, returns to Manhattan’s Gotham Hall on October 26-27 (click here for event details and to purchase tickets). As we count down to the big event, we continue to spotlight many of the new timepieces that guests will discover there. Today we turn our attention to a timepiece that has become one of the most discussed watches of 2018, the Baume & Mercier Clifton Baumatic COSC.
Boasting a five-day...Read more: Showing at WatchTime New York 2018: Baume Mercier Clifton Baumatic COSC
Last month, we ran the first-ever WatchTime wrist shot contest to resounding success. As we lead up to WatchTime New York 2018 (buy your tickets here!), we wanted to run our second contest with a twist.
This time around, YOU decide the winner.
Here are the rules: