The Royal Oak Offshore Selfwinding Tourbillon Chronograph: an exceptional blend of traditional watch making savoir faire and high tech thinking It was in 1993 that Audemars Piguet established a whole new category of sports watch with the ground-breaking Royal Oak Offshore. A natural evolution of the original, octagonal Royal Oak which took the watch world by storm in 1972, the supersized ‘Offshore’ was large, bold, rugged and highly functional. The thinking behind the design of its 42mm diameter case was to create a luxury sports watch which was virtually indestructible.
Piaget hosts an afternoon of polo and philanthropy to benefit Robin Hood.
70 years ago, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry took off on a reconnaissance flight over France and never returned. Now, IWC Schaffhausen commemorates the last flight of the celebrated pilot and author with three special limited editions, thereby strengthening its longstanding partnership with Saint-Exupéry’s descendants.
Hong Kong, 14 July 2014 – The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen unveils its redesigned Elements Boutique in Hong Kong. After extensive refurbishment, the newly reopened boutique provides a unique experience for connoisseurs who appreciate the fine art of watchmaking
Piaget has announced the appointment of polo players as Piaget Brand Ambassadors for 2014.
IWC says “Bienvenidos” to all its fans in Spain and Latin America by launching a Spanish version of iwc.com.
Four-time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James paid a visit to the recently opened Audemars Piguet boutique in Hong Kong. The world famous basketball player and ambassador of the Swiss Haute Horology brand since 2011 took time off his busy travelling schedule to attend a private in-store event at Hong Kong’s first self-owned boutique The boutique, situated in the ifc mall, is designed to bring the essence of the brand’s origin, Le Brassus in the Vallée de Joux, to the heart of Hong Kong. Taking inspirations from science, nature and technology, natural elements and raw materials are incorporated into the interior design
Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen is to open a Boutique within the new Watches of Switzerland Flagship at 155 Regent Street, one of London’s most exciting retail destinations.
In honour of the airline established to keep the vintage aircraft aloft, the IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Edition “JU-Air”, strictly limited to 500 watches, is ready to take off.