SIHH 2019, the “new” Panerai era? (Part III Final). “Thoughts and Reflections”

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Well, now it’s time to offer the personal impression on the novelties of the SIHH 2019 regarding Panerai. I’m going to stick to the models presented officially by the brand at the fair, otherwise I would extend it too much and I would have to upload more images. I think for this “Three-Post” it’s fine. Also in this last post I do not want to upload many photos (only wrist shots from my friends Marc & Joe and focus more on the written criticism. There will be time to make more reviews for sure! Now my interest is to make clear my general opinion about the new direction of the brand. I think we are facing a new milestone. That is sure.

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SIHH 2019, the “new” Panerai era? (Part II)

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After the great reception yesterday of the post, today I will finish showing the collection SIHH 2019 and in the last part 3 I will give my detailed opinion of the models with some surprises.

Part one here

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SIHH 2019, the “new” Panerai era? (Part I)

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Here you have a compilation of Videos and images of the novelties in Panerai Watches there are in SIHH 2019.

This year the new CEO of Panerai and has surprised us with the new construction line for the Luminor Submersible cases.

The new CEO has made clear its intention to innovate and make the Luminor Submersible line more modern using the innovative materials that were used in the last two years and modifying the dials and the bezels. It also takes a giant step back to make a special series collaborating with the Italian Navy Marina Militare.

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Pre-SIHH 2019: The watches you’ll want to keep an eye on next year

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Like clockwork, the dawn of a brand new year could only mean one thing to watch enthusiasts: That the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) is about to be set in motion. Held from 14 – 17 January 2019, the important watch fair will once again be ground zero for new watches, trends, and innovations by both established institutions and independent watchmakers.

The 29th edition will take place in Geneva again, showing 35 exhibitors that include newcomers such as last year’s Hermès, F.P. Journe, and Romain Gauthier. This year, the trend for retrospective releases continues, with manufacturers clamouring to revive iconic models for their discerning 21st century customers. To get you just as psyched for SIHH 2019 as we are, here are some of the watches you’ll want to keep an eye out for next year.

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IWC Pilot’s Watch Double Chronograph Top Gun Ceratanium For SIHH 2019

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Among several models introduced ahead of the watch industry trade show SIHH 2019, IWC has announced a new version of its Pilot’s Watch Double Chronograph watch in their deep black “Ceratanium” material. Just as it sounds, the IWC Pilot’s Watch Double Chronograph Top Gun Ceratanium uses a high-tech material combining ceramic and titanium, and the material’s dark finish extends right across the design and other elements for an overall “phantom” effect. This is not the first Pilot’s Watch Double Chronograph Top Gun nor is it the first IWC watch to use Ceratanium, but what is new is that the two have come together for the brand’s first Pilot’s Watch in this material.

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