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…

Modern Retro Chic – Vacheron Constantin’s new FiftySix Collection

At first glance, FiftySix may seem like a completely arbitrary name for a collection of Vacheron Constantin watches. There appears to be no real connection between any milestones of the brand and the year 1956. A closer look however, reveals…

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…

Vacheron Constantin’s Laurent Perves takes us through the year ahead

Since it was founded in 1755 in Geneva, Vacheron Constantin, the oldest watchmaking manufacture in the world, has become a name synonymous with luxury watchmaking par excellence. Over the last 260 years, the maison has delivered extraordinary quality and awe-inspiring…

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…
Overseas Dual Time – Twice as nice

Keeping up with its legacy of impressive complications, Vacheron Constantin has the one that can simultaneously tell the time of two different places. It’s housed in the Overseas Dual Time. Any traveller can well explain to you the dilemma of…

Vacheron Constantin Historiques Triple Calendrier

Vacheron Constantin has turned around its classic timepiece Historique with two new versions. Featuring a complete calendar, Historiques Triple calendrier 1942 and the Triple calendrier 1948 exemplify modern vintage. The fashion scene in the ’40s for men was dominated by…

Go topsy-turvy with Historiques American 1921 by Vacheron Constantin

Historiques American 1921 by Vacheron Constantin sets time off to another dimension – one that’s a little bit askew and a lot more fun. Don’t you agree there’s immense satisfaction in geometry, in precision, in symmetry? And yet, we have…

10 Diwali Watches to light up your life this festival

Amp up your festive gifting game with our curated list of Diwali watches that match the dazzle of the festival. As the splendour of Diwali illuminates your homes, make this festive season a memorable one for your loved ones with…

Minute repeater complication: Striking the right chord at the right time

If you have ever tried to tell the time by sound rather than sight, you will appreciate the minute repeater complication. HOT highlights a few exceptional ones. The minute repeater complication is the masterpiece of precision engineering. Every year, watch…

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