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Bovet 1822

Valentine’s Day Valentine’s Day watches A watch makes the ideal gift to celebrate the day of love. WorldTempus has selected eight watches to delight that special someone.

Blancpain – Ultraplate Saint-ValentinBlancpain is celebrating this 14th February with a new 99-piece limited edition, specially created for Valentine’s Day. The bezel and lugs of this 29 mm timepiece are…
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Innovation The balance wheel at the heart of change The balance wheel might not look like much and yet it is the key to precision timekeeping. Its role is currently evolving in with the emergence of new designs and structures.

The balance wheel is a vital component of the movement that determines its precision and its identity, yet it often takes third place behind the escapement and the balance spring.…
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Chinese New Year Year of the Rooster A number of watch companies traditionally pay tribute to the Chinese zodiac, bringing out new watches annually on the theme of the animal of the year. 2017 is the Year of the Rooster.

This year, once again, several watchmakers are honouring Chinese astrology with limited editions that celebrate the artistic crafts. The Yin Fire Rooster, the tenth animal in the Chinese zodiac, is…
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Tourbillon Mysterious bridges Depending on how they are mounted, tourbillons may work differently, and they may even have a different name.

Tourbillons spin around their own axis. But what do they spin on? Like any moving element, they need something to hold them. In fact, they are attached by very slim…
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GMT magazine Photoshoot See the watch photo shoot realized for GMT No. 50 by the Alexis Reynaud, in collaboration with Fragrance Du Bois.

GMT Magazine teamed up with the prestigious fragrance brand Fragrance du Bois and photographer Alexis Reynaud to show off timepieces by Armin Strom, Richard Mille, Bulgari, de Grisogono, Jaeger-Lecoultre, Louis…
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Bovet Virtuoso VIII In honour of its 195th anniversary, Bovet just launched the Virtuoso VIII 10-Day Flying Tourbillon Big Date watch, a limited-edition piece to commemorate the occasion.

What timepiece could be better suited to celebrating the 195th anniversary of Bovet than a Big Date Tourbillon? Beyond its subtle historic allusions, this Virtuoso VIII represents the very essence…
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Bovet Butterfly Bovet unveils in an exclusive world premiere, an innovative technique bringing a new dimension to the decorative arts.

After 195 years of history, Bovet demonstrates how much potential for innovation still remains, in complete respect of the tradition and rules of their art. The innovation in question is…
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Bovet Récital 19 Miss Dimier To celebrate the 195th anniversary of Bovet, Pascal Raffy has decided to pay homage to women by dedicating one of the three new models in the 2017 collection to them.

The Récital 19 Miss Dimier features the elliptical case that has been hugely popular since 2013 on the Récital 9 and Récital 11 models. Yet its dimensions have been reduced…
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