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Swatch partners with menswear retailer to launch limited edition watch

Swatch partners with menswear retailer to launch limited edition watch

Swatch has collaborated with a British menswear retail brand to create a new limited edition timepiece. Swatch has teamed up with Hackett London to design the new Sistem 51 limited edition watch, with only 1,983 pieces available to commemorate the year 1983, when both brands first launched to the market. The Sistem 51 Swatch x


Jaeger-LeCoultre pops up to launch Polaris

Jaeger-LeCoultre is halfway through a month long exhibition at Harrods in London to launch its 2018 Polaris collection. The watchmaker is one of the anchor brands at Harrods’ recently refurbished and expanded Fine Watch Room, with a prime position on the department’s ground floor. Throughout June, Jaeger-LeCoultre has taken over the windows on Brompton Road to

Christopher Ward welcomes spring sunshine with bright yellow Trident

Christopher Ward must be predicting an upturn in the weather across the United States as it has produced a sunny colored dial that will pop on a bright spring day. The C60 Trident 316L Limited Edition Yellow is the latest in a line of successful colored specials that has previously included orange and blue-dialed versions.

Peers Hardy presents portfolio of London’s high street big names to the world

Peers Hardy presented a showcase of watches and jewellery that it described as the best of London’s high street brands at Baselworld last month. The British watch business showcased its first collections from  Jigsaw, L.K.Bennett and Sara Miller London alongside its own watch brand Henry London and collections from licensed partners Orla Kiely Time and

A. Lange & Söhne unveils fresh global store design at reopened Harrods boutique

Harrods has become the first destination in the world to house a new boutique design from A. Lange & Söhne. The Richemont-owned brand, which has been in the Harrods Fine Watch room since 2011, has relocated from its ground floor position to the lower ground and will almost double in size when it fully re-opens later

Audemars Piguet expands its ambassador list with three up-and-coming golfers

Audemars Piguet has added three young golfers to its ambassadors’ Dream Team: Tyrrell Hatton, Patrick Cantlay and Wesley Bryan. The company has gradually been building its team of golfers which now includes Bud Cauley, Darren Clarke, Paul Dunne, Branden Grace, Emiliano Grillo, Miguel Ángel Jiménez, Andrew Johnston, Romain Langasque, Renato Paratore, Ian Poulter, Xander Schauffele,

Rebecca Minkoff watches make it to UK with exclusive listing at Watchshop

Britain’s biggest online watch retailer, Watchshop. has started stocking watches from New York designer Rebecca Minkoff. Watchshop is owned by Aurum Holdings, which bought Mayors in Florida last year and is opening Watches of Switzerland showrooms in Manhattan and Las Vegas this year. Rebecca Minkoff specialises in accessible luxury handbags, accessories, footwear and apparel. Ms Minkoff has

Ralph Lauren reveals Art Deco inspired stainless steel collection

Ralph Lauren has revealed a range of stainless steel timepieces that will go on sale at its own boutiques and independent jewellers across the world. There are four additions to Ralph Lauren’s 867 timepiece collection that the company says interpret the elegance of the Art Deco era into polished, pragmatic designs for how men live today.

Bella Hadid is given her first limited edition TAG Heuer — diamond-encrusted, of course!

Supermodel Bella Hadid has put her name to a special edition timepiece for TAG Heuer. The social media and reality television sensation became a brand ambassador for the LVMH watchmaker last year, and has now been given her own limited edition. TAG says it is tapping into the glamorous and vivacious side of 20-year old