Lunar Eclipse – The Rising Tide of the Moon Phase Complication

Tonight, July 27th marks a total eclipse of the moon, and the longest lunar eclipse of the century. Seen in several countries across the world, this eclipse will witness the sun cast its shadow across the moon, giving it a…

Summer Body – Panerai slims down for the season

For a brand that has big, bold and oversized watches as an intrinsic part of their DNA, the idea of embracing the trend of smaller case sizes seems farfetched. After several years of resisting the increasingly more popular 38mm size,…

Opening New Doors – Catching up with Milvin George, Managing Director Officine Panerai

With Panerai poised to open their first boutique in Delhi and a second one in Mumbai, HOT sat down with Milvin George, Managing Director, Middle East and India for the brand to learn more about Panerai’s plans for the future.…

Tracking Time – GMT Watches For More Than Just The Frequent Flier

GMT or Greenwich Mean Time is the average solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, in the UK and is used to calculate the time zones around the world. Necessity is the mother of invention, and with the advent…

In Print – Panerai Lo Scienziato Luminor 1950 Tourbillon GMT Titanio

The Panerai Lo Scienziato Luminor 1950 Tourbillon GMT Titanio is a mind-boggling demonstration of technological innovation and advancement. With a 47mm titanium case that has been entirely 3D printed as a single unit using a technique known as Direct Metal…

Year of the Dog Watches – Companions for all time

Watches commemorating the Chinese New Year have been a mainstay for horological maisons and independent watchmakers alike. To mark the Year of the Dog, which began on 16th February, 2018, some of the world’s foremost authorities in watchmaking have chosen…

Cool for the summer – A round-up of the diving watches making a splash!

Marked by a water-resistance of at least 100m (330 feet), diving watches have been a pillar of the horological directory since the beginning of the 20th century, when watchmakers tried to cater to the needs of diverse groups including explorers,…

Watches with Interchangeable Straps – Wear your mood

Interchangeable straps are a simple way to change the entire look and effect of a watch. This feature has rarely, if ever been seen in the elite world of haute horlogerie, but this year seems to show a marked difference.…

Haute Horlogerie’s annual debut…The highs and heights of SIHH 2018
Haute Horlogerie’s busiest week… SIHH 2018 was bigger, bolder and more connected than ever before. HOT brings you a behind the scenes look at the highlights of SIHH 2018, what to look out for in the year ahead and a…
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