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Black is back, but in fact it never went away, and never will. It’s always been a fashionable color exuding confidence and elegance and is often viewed as a color of success. A platinum dress watch on a shiny black strap, a sleek black limousine, the authority of a black credit card…each are understated status symbols.
We don’t usually feature a watch brand in the news twice in one week, but Christopher Ward are doing something rather exceptional and it’s all for a good cause. As a grand finale to their 10th anniversary year they are holding a charity auction off ten #1 serial number watches from the company archives, with all proceeds going to children’s hospice charity Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service.
Even as Jean Claude Biver temporarily takes up the reins of TAG Heuer, the unstoppable Hublot marketing machine marches on. The brand, together with fashion brand Italia Independent, has just announced a three-year partnership involving a series of products that will see the light of day in the first quarter of the coming year and will enjoy ample visibility at the two brands’ boutiques. The launch plan also consists of a series of international events.
TAG Heuer President and CEO Stéphane Linder has resigned his post after 21 years with the brand and as an interim measure, Jean Claude Biver, CEO of Watches for the LVMH Group, will take over his duties with immediate effect.
Surya, from award winning 37 year old Swiss watchmaker Frédéric Jouvenot, is said to be the world’s first watch to show the hours by means of 12 jumping petals. Crafted in pink sapphires, they change color to depict the cycles of day and night while displaying the upcoming hour and the hour that has just elapsed.
Zenith is lending its support to the Tour de France Automobile, one of the oldest motor races in the world, originally created by the Automobile Club de France in 1899, and revived in 1992 by Peter Auto. The 24th annual event will take place between April 21 and 25, 2015. A key event in the classic car enthusiast's calendar, it brings together 225 vintage racing models.
Watch blogger and marketeer James Henderson, recently formed 3thirty3, a watch brand dedicated to helping his other major passion in life, animal protection and conservation.
English affordable luxury watch brand Christopher Ward has just launched their first luxury showroom in the USA – the brand’s first outside of the United Kingdom. The new showroom, located in Nashua, New Hampshire, will focus on providing a private, concierge-style shopping experience so as to assist customers in finding their perfect choice from the Christopher Ward portfolio. The showroom will also provide after-sales support.
Even with a modest Christmas bonus or a not quite maxed out credit card, these watches are affordable. They may be more than your kids, wife, girlfriend or significant other might want to pay, but for most they are well within the ‘go-on-spoil-yourself-it’s-Christmas’ range of acceptability.
Angular Momentum and Manu Propria, owned and run by independent watchmaker Martin Pauli, has created a handmade timepiece to celebrate the Year of the Goat/Sheep, however the dial owes much more to the European Rococo movement than to Chinese astrology.