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Baselworld 2015

Click here for Baselworld 2015… the low-down on all the hautest happenings at Baselworld 2015, straight from the heart of the watch expo

Baselworld 2015

Check out the 7 watch trends from Baselworld this year here. Timepieces in varying shades of blue, ‘smart watch’ prototypes and innovative complications… find out the biggest watch trends of 2015

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Raymond Weil’s CEO talks shop here. A quick Q&A with the CEO of Raymond Weil, Elie Bernheim, who speaks about their musical history

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Longines president Walter Von Kanel on India and watches here. President of Longines, Walter von Kanel talking about India, politics, bureaucracy and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Talking shop with Bulgari’s Fabrizio Buonamassa (director of the Bulgari Watches Design Center) and Guido Terreni (managing director of Bulgari Horlogerie).


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In the 99th year of Baselworld, we came away less impressed than last year, despite there being 4,400 media reps and 145,000 participants. It seems that the brands are making 2016 the year of caution, with limited releases, innovations and flamboyance. Maybe this will help them “wait and watch” (no pun intended) until the luxury world is ready to explore new frontiers. Louis Vuitton was missing from the fair, and while the usual suspects held fort and rallied, they lacked the lustre of the previous years. Nevertheless we bring to you some of the key trends and big launches of the year. Read more here.


Founder’s Tales: Fawaz Gruosi for De Grisogono

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Founder’s Tales: Aletta Stas-Bax for Fredrique Constant

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