Panerai Italian hour for Expo 2015

1 June 2015 |

An Italian name keeps the time of the Expo 2015 in Milan. It doesn’t matter if today the Panerai brand belongs to the Swiss group Richemont. Panerai is appreciated by collectors from all over the world for the peculiar design of the watch cases and the extremely readable dials. As in all the Panerai watches,…

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SIHH 2015 trends #4: materials

2 February 2015 | , , ,

Research in watchmaking works toward mechanics improvement, but also toward esthetics. Materials is an important field for research for both directions. The new Carbotech case material, introduced by Panerai, answers to the need of a light and resistant case. In order to produce the plates of carbotech that form each of the components of the…

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SIHH 2014 trends: the chocolate colour

30 January 2014 | , , , ,

The brown will appear on the elegant wrists on 2014, both for ladies and men. Jaeger-LeCoultre introduces the 1931 Tribute Reverso with brown dial and leather strap, recalling the bond among Polo and the Reverso case’s origin. Lange & Söhne chooses the brown to dress its elegant watches for lady, the Saxonia Soirée in white…

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SIHH 2014 trends: cronographs

27 January 2014 | , , , ,

The SIHH 2014 chronographs – Salon Interational de la Haute Horlogerie in Geneva Parmigiani Fleurier presents the Métrographe, with chronograph movement produced in their manufacture, steel and titanium case and bracelet. Jaeger-LeCoultre introduces the Master Compressor Chronograph Ceramic limited edition, with black ceramic case. Panerai introduces three cronographs, limited edition, from the Radiomir 1940 collection:…

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Luminor Panerai, little brother of the Radiomir

2 July 2013 | ,

Panerai technical development, during Word War II, brought to many improvements on the Radiomir watch, to make it more suitable to the military hard use: A sandwich dial made it more readable and luminescent; horns joint to the case, more resistant to hits; bridge on top of the crown, to increase water resistancy; introduction of…

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