De Grisogono in connected mode

While Fine Watchmaking devotees had been amazed by the first mechanical digital-display watch presented by de Grisogono in 2008 (the Meccanico), High Jewelry fans are now succumbing to the charms of the Samsung Gear S2, entirely redesigned and transformed into a smart jewelry watch.

Trois couvThree starts for les Trois Rois

The only restaurant in the Basel area to boast three Michelin stars (and indeed one of only three in Switzerland) is situated in the eponymous five-star hotel overlooking the Rhine. A mustvisit address for over three centuries, Les Trois Rois has earned a wealth of distinctions. Even at times of the year other than those of Art Basel or Baselworld, this culinary excursion can be pleasantly complemented by visits to exhibitions and museums. Fans of whirpools with panoramic views will want to add the Suite Les Trois Rois to their wish list.

Kinetic sculptures by Jennifer Townley

The Dutch artist is fascinated by geometry and specializes in simple yet mesmerizing works that are part mechanical, part trompe d’oeil. Cubes, Lifts and Squares are on show in the MAD Gallery alongside this intriguing work titled De Rode Draad (red thread).


Luminous Wood by Pascal Luthy

A tailor-made interior combining Swiss Made craftsmanship and exclusive technical expertise ? Acknowledged and implemented worldwide, the expertise of the Maison Dupin in the realm of interior decoration and furniture design appeals to real estate owners and aesthetically minded executives, who also appreciate the quick turnaround times and the flair for human relations of its CEO Pascal Luthy. The latter has created a line of furniture known as “luminous wood” that allows light to pass through it in a unique way.

ParfumsFragrance du bois, King of perfumes

After Paris, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok, Fragrance Du Bois is opening a boutique in Geneva. The scent of the international elite for five generations has become specialized in of the intense and rare oud wood essential oil sourced exclusively from its own certified plantations and interpreted in several colors for men and women of good taste.

Brice Lechevalier is editor-in-chief of GMT and Skippers, which he co-founded in 2000 and 2001 respectively. He has also been CEO of WorldTempus since it joined the GMT Publishing stable, of which he is director and joint shareholder. In 2012 he created the Geneva Watch Tour, and he has been an advisor to the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève since 2011. Also closely involved in sailing, he has published the magazine of the Société Nautique de Genève since 2003, and was one of the founders of the SUI Sailing Awards in 2009 and the Concours d’Elégance for motor boats at the Cannes Yachting Festival in 2015.

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