March 2012

Raymond Weil Freelancer Lady Sunshine Press Release by Raymond Weil A sparkling note has appeared to brighten RAYMOND WEIL’s 2012 musical score: the freelancer Lady Sunshine, a watch, which is both ultra-feminine, urbane and highly chic! This brand new addition to the freelancer collection demonstrates once again that mechanical prestige goes together perfectly with total […]

The Yin and Yang Time: Saskia Maaike Bouvier Makes Horology Sexy t Written by Meehna Goldsmith t It’s quite simple really. Saskia maaike Bouvier is a woman, she’s gorgeous, and she’s a talented watchmaker. She makes horology sexy. This blonde bombshell can go toe to toe with any of the best watchmakers. Just ask Sven […]

Rolex & National Geographic Congratulate James Cameron on successfully completing The DeepSea Challenge. Further to our report on the Rolex Deepsea Challenge we can report that James cameron has succesfully completed the challenge and travelled to 6.8 miles down into the deep…. James is the first person on this earth to ever do this solo […]

George Daniels: The Master Speaks One for the timepiece enthusiast…. Written by Meehna Goldsmith George Daniels was one of the few in the world who could construct a watch entirely by hand. That means no computer programs or CNC machines. Just old-fashioned tools to cut plates, make balance wheels and springs and even dials and […]

King Power UEFA EURO 2012™ Ukraine & Poland HUBLOT – appointed Official Watch of UEFA EURO 2012™ Hublot unveils in Kyiv the two official limited editions “UEFA EURO 2012™ watches” As Official Watch of the UEFA EURO 2012 ™, and also present on the referee board of the 14th UEFA European Football Championship, Hublot has […]

Freelancer Urban Black – Raymond Weil Written by D Constant for The Watch Review Site This is the first Freelancer manufactured by Raymond Weil  inStriking Black, Not a common colour or theme for the classic watch maker, but as we understand it this is a peek into the future of the Raymond Weil Freelancer collection. […]

Raymond Weil Supports the fight against cancer with The Maestro News Press Release by Raymond Weil 21st March 2012 Cancer is one of the leading causes of death around the world. One out of every 600 children suffers from cancer. Although recovery rates from childhood cancers have improved considerably in the last 30 years (from 30% […]

Batman Would Choose the Girard-Perregaux ww.tc Shadow New York Written by: Meehna Goldsmith  Following on from Meehna’s report on a villain’s watch http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/girard-perregaux-1966-full-calendar/ she continues the theme here. Martin thinks it’s fun to wear the watch of a fictional character, and I agree. He chose the Girard-Perregaux 1966 Full Calendar as his favorite of the brand’s […]

Girard-Perregaux 1966 Full Calendar: Perfect for a Villain 22nd March 2012 Written by Meehna Goldsmith What is more fun than wearing the watch of a fictional character? Wear the one from the villain! Red Grant is a name that in this matter probably doesn’t mean much to most people, yet in some way it is […]

King Power Miami HEAT Chronograph – News 21st March 2012 Hublot becomes the First Swiss Luxury Brand to Launch an NBA Timepiece Team Captains, Wade & Haslem to Promote Heat Watch Since the start of their relationship in December, 2010, Hublot and the Miami HEAT have shared the same strategic mission – to be the most […]

Cartier Promenade d’une Panthère – One for the Women

21 March 2012

For the Ladies: Cartier goes for the Women’s Market with the Promenade d’une Panthère 21st March 2012 Written by Meehna Goldsmith  At the 2012 SIHH show Cartier once again released an impressive lineup of haute horlogerie captained by the imaginative and creative Carole Forestier-Kasapi, the reigning queen of movement design. She’s the one behind the […]

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Urban Jurgensen & Sohner – Danish Anyone?

21 March 2012

Danish anyone? A new recipe for accuracy by Urban Jurgensen & Søhner Written by Meehna Goldsmith  The independent company Urban Jurgensen & Søhner gets its name from the talented Danish watchmaker who was famed for his pocket watches and precision timekeepers for navigation and astronomy. He was so good that Danish King Frederick the VI […]

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Rolex – Deepsea Challenge Watch – Video

20 March 2012

Rolex – The DeepSea Challenge Watch Written by D Constant for The Watch Review Site 20th March 2012 On viewing this video and following the link, this deep sea challenge is some feet pardon the pun…. Did you know, That??? “Twelve men have walked on the surface of the moon and maybe 500 have traveled […]

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The Story Behind the L’odyssee de Cartier

20 March 2012

The Story of the L’odyssee – Cartier Film Written by D Constant of The Watch Review Site 20th March 2012  We bought you the short film produced by Cartier in our recent article here on the Watch Review Site (http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/its-here-lodyssee-de-cartier/) link provided if you want to see it again. Now we can share with you the […]

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Harry Winston OPUS 12 – More Details Review

20 March 2012

Harry Winston Opus 12 More Details – Watch Review Written by D Constant for The Watch Review Site  Looking back at BaselWorld 2012 in a little more detail….. We looked at the Omega Z-33 in http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/omega-z-33-more-details-review/ now we turn our attention to the Harry Winston Opus 12 for the previous BaselWorld 2012 its a wrap […]

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Hublot and Ferrari Unveil – BIG BANG FERRARI

20 March 2012

Hublot and Ferrari Unveil – BIG BANG FERRARI in Japan at the Ferrari Racing Days Suzuka 2012 Press Release 19th March 2012, Published 20th March 2012 At the gala dinner party, charity auctions were held to support Ishinomaki City where was affected by the earthquake in 2011. Hublot donated a Big Bang Ferrari Magic Gold, for […]

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Omega Z-33 More Details – Review

20 March 2012

Omega Z-33 More Details – Watch Review Written by D Constant for The Watch Review Site Looking back at BaselWorld  2012 in a little more detail….. Where shall we start, well I think we should go back to previous article on The Watch Review Site –  http://www.thewatchreviewsite.co.uk/baselworld-2012-its-a-wrap/ and start from the top with the Omega […]

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Breitling – Price Drop, Time to buy?

18 March 2012

Time to Buy??? a Breitling   Breitling Chronomatt GMT2 I’m sure this is not news to all those Breitling enthusiast out there, but to the resst of the horological world  it has been bought to our attention that as of 1st March 2012, Breitling has slashed (well reduced is probably a better world) all the […]

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BaselWorld 2012: The Unforgetables

18 March 2012

Basel: The Ones We Shouldn’t Forget Written by: Martin Green 12th March 2012 It happens almost at every edition of Baselworld, the big brands and old maison’s dominate the press with their newest and boldest watches. But quite often just out of the limelight of these watches, these big brands also have other watches that […]

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BaselWorld 2012 – It’s a Wrap…..

18 March 2012

Written by: Martin Green 15th March 2012 Basel 2012 is a wrap! The new models have been introduced and very soon it is time to see how they are going to perform at the box-office. Sometimes it is very difficult to figure out what will be hot and what will be….not, but of course we […]

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