Bringing you the best highlights from the 28th edition of the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, the epicentre of Fine Watchmaking.
Every January at this exclusive and prestigious event in Geneva, exhibitors unveil their best innovations and creations. This is where the latest technical trends and artistry of precious watchmaking are revealed. This is also where the shapers and movers of the industry of the past, present and future converge.
There are six new exhibitors this year, bringing the total line-up to 35 exhibitors: the 18 Historic Maisons and 17 brands in the Carré des Horlogers.
18 Historic Maisons:
A.Lange & Söhne, Audemars Piguet, Baume & Mercier, Cartier, Girard-Perregaux, Greubel Forsey, Hermès, IWC, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Montblanc, Panerai, Parmigiani Fleurier, Piaget, Richard Mille, Roger Dubuis, Ulysse Nardin, Vacheron Constantin, Van Cleef & Arpels
17 Carré des Horlogers:
Armin Strom, Christophe Claret, Chronométrie Ferdinand Berthoud, DeWitt, Élégante by F.P.Journe, Grönefeld, H. Moser & Cie, Hautlence, HYT, Kari Voutilainen, Laurent Ferrier, MB&F, Ressence, Romain Gauthier, RJ-Romain Jerome, Speake-Marin, Urwerk
We are excited to join this exclusive community of Professionals, journalists and influencers, experienced and aspiring collectors at this anticipated event.
Watch this space as we bring you highlights in progression. Tap brand tabs below to select posts!
A little iconic timepiece of true horological perfection, for her.
Click link A. Lange & Söhne: That Little (Lange 1) Time for the Lady or image to read.
A. Lange & Söhne invented the Double Split Chronograph in 2004. Fourteen years on in 2018, the German watchmaker has broken their house record and distanced their lead in innovation again with the one-of-its-kind Triple Split Chronograph.
Click link A. Lange & Söhne: Triple Split Chronograph or image to read.
A fitting tribute: what Walter Lange would have deemed the perfect watch.
Click link A. Lange & Söhne: 1815 “Homage to Walter Lange” or image to read.
Audemars Piguet celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Royal Oak Offshore this year, so no prizes for guessing the focus of the novelties for SIHH 2018.
Click link Audemars Piguet: Royal Oak 25th Anniversary or image to read.
In conversation with Cartier’s Image, Strategy and Heritage Director, Pierre Rainero.
Clink link The Cartier Design Philosophy or image to read.
The reveal of the Cartier Révélation d’une Panthère.
Click link Cartier: The Revelation or image to read.
At this year’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, Cartier presents an exceptional set of 19 mystery clocks for the first time.
Click link Cartier Mystery Clocks or image to read.
If time is an object, what colour will it be?
Click link: Hermès: Colour Play or image to read.
150 years of heritage, condensed into a single collection of 28 references.
Click link IWC 150: SIHH Roundup or image to read.
Our top picks in pictures, from our time spent unclose and personal with the collection at SIHH 2018.
Click link IWC: Edition “150 Years” Top Picks or image to read.
IWC Schaffhausen celebrated its 150th birthday and the launch of its Jubilee collection with a gala evening at SIHH 2018.
Click link IWC: 150th Anniversary Gala at SIHH 2018 or image to read.
Montblanc celebrates the spirit of exploration.
Click link Montblanc: Spirit of Exploration or image to read.
Colours of possession.
Click link Piaget: Colours of Possession or image to read.
World’s thinnest mechanical automatic watch.
Click link Piaget Altiplano Ultimate 910P or image to read.
Piaget Unveils New Global Brand Campaign at SIHH.
Click link: Piaget: New Global Campaign Launch, or image to read.
Roger Dubuis remains firmly invested in the world of motorsports.
Click link Roger Dubuis: SIHH 2018 Standouts or image to read.
New models to the Vacheron Constantin Overseas Collection with its easy to use, seamless interchangeable straps the one can change on the move, without any tools.
Click on link Vacheron Constantin: Overseas, the Traveller Collection or image to read
Retro-contemporary style for the watch connoisseur of today.
Click on link Vacheron Constantin: Retro Modernity of the FIFTYSIX® collection or image to read
A celestial dimension in technical watchmaking and high jewellery savoir-faire.
Click on link: Van Cleef & Arpels: Lady Arpels Planétarium, or image to read.
More updates to come…