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Hysek A brand apart Hysek has promised that its next launch will be big news, both for the brand and for the watch industry. WorldTempus takes a look at what makes Hysek tick, and why the brand is so highly sought-after by the most discerning collectors.

You won’t find it in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Le Locle or Geneva. The Hysek manufacture is in Lussy-sur-Morges, a little village of barely 600 inhabitants, just outside Morges, where Vincent Calabrese…
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Hysek The gargantuan Colossal project Could this be Basel’s most complex watch? The Colossal, with its 1080 parts, is the new super-sized super-complication from Hysek. Just eight of them will be made.

The sums are amusing and slightly scary at the same time. Eight watches, each with 1080 parts. What that means is that the only watchmaker that could possibly have dreamt…
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Editorial Superlatives from Baselworld Roller displays, nautical complications and diver’s watches, plus the extremes from Baselworld all feature on WorldTempus this week.

The serious horological content at Baselworld this year came largely in the form of disproportionate watches with unusual shapes. I feature two of them, the Hysek Colossal and the Rebellion…
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Hysek Official partner of the SFJDA in Shanghai Hysek promotes all forms of art, including the seventh art, by supporting the Shanghai Film Joint Development Association (SFJDA).

Shanghai Film Joint Development Association, which consists of companies such as Oriental Dreamworks, the film production company having initiated the movie Kung Fu Panda, or Gewara, the second largest Chinese…
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Best sellling watches And the stars of 2016 are… With both foregone conclusions and surprise hits, 2016’s watch bestsellers were not completely as expected. Watchmakers don’t always know what’s coming. Far from it, in fact! WorldTempus took a closer look.

The client is king. And kings can sometimes be unpredictable! While watchmakers try their best to forecast sales accurately, the results don’t always live up to expectations. And, conversely, sometimes…
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Newsletter New year, new site! Happy New Year! We start 2017 with a bang, since a brand-new WorldTempus site is just one week away.

For some it may be an open secret, for others it could be a total surprise. Yet, while you have been enjoying your festive meals and a well-earned rest, we…
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Hysek Kalysta collection now available in boutiques Revealed at Baselworld, Hysek’s first jewellery-watch creation, Kalysta, is now available.

The Kalysta collection marks a key milestone for Hysek as the manufacture now has equal numbers of ladies’ and men’s collections made in-house. The new collection also establishes the company…
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Hysek Baselworld 2017 At Baselworld 2017, Hysek will be unveiling a major Grande Complication, a piece boasting unprecedented technology – the most ambitious undertaken by the manufacture in over ten years.

In 2007, the Colosso marked Hysek’s first foray into the world of super complications. It was indeed a colossal project; a divisive, outrageous piece. The Colosso very definitely made its…
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