Brand: Backes & Strauss

Haute Time Visits Watchland, Part One

Haute Time Visits Watchland, Part One

The last Friday of my trip to Geneva, I got to check out Watchland in Genthod. It was the 21st edition of the WPHH, thrown by Franck Muller CEO and Co-Founder Vartan Sirmakes. Watchland is the heart of all Franck Muller Genéve brand timepieces, as they showcased the group’s nine brands – Franck Muller Jewellery, Pierre Kunz, ECW, Rodolphe, Barthelay, Backes & Strauss, Martin Braun, Pierre Michel Golay, Smalto Timepieces – and their partners Cvstos and Roberto Cavalli. I was very happy to see the Franck Muller USA team, as I got to say hi to U.S. President Ron Jackson, READ MORE

Backes & Strauss Introduce the Beau Brummell Limited Edition Luxury Watch

Backes & Strauss Introduce the Beau Brummell Limited Edition Luxury Watch

Backes & Strauss, the British house of diamonds and haute horlogerie, have unveiled their limited edition Beau Brummell timepiece from their Regent collection, which is sure to attract the attention of fine watch aficionados. Only fifty of the watches will be available, making the Beau Brummell a truly limited edition.  The watch is inspired by and named after the famed English wit who lived in the 18th and 19th centuries.  An iconic figure during Regency England, he was a close friend of the Prince Regent who eventually became King George IV and was famed for his very tasteful yet understated READ MORE

Haute Time Watch of the Day: Backes & Strauss Piccadilly 40 Rose Gold

Today’s Haute Time Watch of the Day is by Backes & Strauss, The Piccadilly. The 18k rose gold model measures 40mm and is set with 48 baguette diamonds totaling 11.02 carats. The black dial has pink gold hand polished numerals and indexes with sword shaped hands accented with superwhite luminova. The crown is decorated with ideal cut diamond. The Piccadilly features a FM200 movement, decorated using the cotes de Genève technique, is automatic winding, features a 38 hour power reserve and is water resistant to 30 meters. With hours, minutes and seconds functions along with a date window between the READ MORE

Backes & Strauss Presents the Diamond Jubilee Collection

Backes & Strauss Presents the Diamond Jubilee Collection

Inspired by and dedicated to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Backes & Strauss introduces the Diamond Jubilee Collection. This special celebration comes to life on the dial of the timepiece. The Lord Chamberlain’s Office in Buckingham Palace granted Backes & Strauss London permission to use Her Majesty’s Royal Cypher “EIIR,” which, complete with Crown, appears on the dial. The base features outlines of English roses, appropriately lacquered in Royal purple. Diamond-set numerals bring the dial to brilliant life, as does the optional one or two-row ideal cut diamond setting. Each aspect of the timepiece stays true to the festive occasion; the READ MORE

Luxury Watch Trends 2016 - Baselworld SIHH Watch News

Subscribe With Haute Time

×