Harry Winston

Harry Winston

Harry Winston is an American luxury jewels and watches company named after its founder, Harry Winston. It was founded in 1932. Harry Winston is famous for donating the Hope Diamond to the Smithsonian Institution in 1958. Since 2000 Harry Winston collaborates with the most prestigious watchmakers to introduce a new Harry Winston Opus watch every year, where each watch is different and only available during the year it was introduced. In 2014 the Swiss conglomerate Swatch Group acquired the diamond and watches division of Harry Winston. Among the most popular Harry Winston watches are the Harry Winston Premier, Harry Winston Midnight, Harry Winston Avenue, Harry Winston Ocean, Harry Winston Opus, Harry Winston Ocean Sport, Harry Winston Histoire de Tourbillon, Harry Winston Ocean Tourbillon, Harry Winston Midnight Minute Repeater. We do not recommend buying a Harry Winston watches replica. Used Harry Winston watches and vintage Harry Winston watches are sought after by serious collectors. When considering a new timepieces, look at our Harry Winston watches reviews first and learn more about the best Harry Winston watches price before you go to a certified retailer. Usually Harry Winston watches for men are more popular than Harry Winston women's watches. The Harry Winston Opus 10, Harry Winston Opus 11, Harry Winston Opus 12, Harry Winston Opus 13, Harry Winston Opus 14, are the most frequently sought after watches by collectors. We cover Harry Winston watch news, blog posts, updates and other posts about Harry Winston watches as well as Harry Winston watch infos. Harry Winston watches are available globally.

Look, Ma, No Hands: 10 Watches That Tell Time Differently

Urwerk UR-210 “Maltese Falcon”

The vast majority of watches stick to traditional hour and minute hands to display the time, but a handful of bold manufacturers use their technical prowess to find new, innovative, and often … [Read more...]

Showing at WatchTime New York 2015: Emmanuel Bouchet Complication One

Emmanuel Bouchet Complication One - gold case

WatchTime New York, our biggest and most luxurious watch collectors’ event to date, will take place October 23-24 at Manhattan’s Gotham Hall. (Click here for event details and to purchase … [Read more...]

Feeling Blue: 21 Watches With Blue Dials and Blue Straps

TAG Heuer 1887 Carrera Chronograph

Blue watches are one of the growing style trends seen in the watch world in the past few years — and on display at the watch shows in Switzerland and in the U.S.A. —, with blue-on-blue dial-strap … [Read more...]

Big Numbers: Testing the A. Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk

A. Lange & Sohne Zeitwerk

In this feature WatchTime tests the original Lange Zeitwerk, A. Lange & Söhne’s mechanical digital watch, which combines a groundbreaking design concept with classic Lange features. Photos … [Read more...]

10 Watch Brands That Make Their Own Metals

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona - Platinum - angle

We're all familiar with the most popular materials for watch cases — steel, rose gold, titanium, et cetera. But what about Rolesium, Ceragold, and Powerlite? While many watch brand take great pride … [Read more...]

Time for Her: 7 Ladies’ Watches For Your Last-Minute Gift Consideration

Van Cleef & Arpels Astronomie Poetique Zodiac - Sagittarius

It's a few days before Mother's Day and you still haven't found the right gift for the woman who raised you? Read on. We offer a sampling of new women’s watches to make your last-minute shopping a … [Read more...]

The Baselworld Watch Fair: 10 Things to Know


Over the next few weeks you’ll be reading quite a bit about Baselworld. What is Baselworld exactly? Why is it so important? What happens there? Can I go? For the answers to these and more … [Read more...]

Harry Winston Ocean DualTime Monochrome

Harry Winston Ocean Dual Time - front

At the 2013 Baselworld, watch-and-jewelry brand Harry Winston had the watch press's collective tongue wagging about its haute horlogerie creations, the Histoire de Tourbillon 4 and Opus XIII. Not to … [Read more...]

Time is Money: The 26 Richest Swiss Watch Barons

Swatch Group CEO Nick Hayek Jr.

Each year the respected Swiss business magazine, Bilan, publishes a list of the 300 richest Swiss with a rough estimate of their fortunes. For this article we examined the list for you to see which … [Read more...]

Showing at WatchTime IBG 2014: Harry Winston Project Z8

Harry Winston Project Z8

WatchTime and noted watch collector and expert Jeff Kingston have teamed up again for the 2014 edition of the popular “Inside Basel.Geneva” series of collector events, kicking off September 5 in … [Read more...]

Baselworld 2014: Harry Winston Z8 Dual Time & Opus Updates


The Z stands for Zalium, a zirconium-based alloy that is lighter and harder than titanium, and exclusive to Harry Winston. While this latest Z-series piece continues past traditions, one significant … [Read more...]

WatchTime.com: Watches With Blue Dials And Straps

New York City (NY); Watchtime.com, the website of America’s best-selling watch magazine, WatchTime, puts its focus on the watch world’s hottest style trend, showcasing 17 watches with blue dials … [Read more...]

A Record-Breaking Patek Philippe Highlights Top 5 Watches from Only Watch 2013

Patek Philippe - Only Watch 2013

The fifth edition of the biennial "Only Watch" auction took place over the weekend at the Hermitage Hotel in Monaco. When the final hammer fell, the auction of unique timepieces had raised 5,066,000 … [Read more...]

3 Standout Tourbillon Watches From Baselworld 2013

Chopard LUC Engine One tourbillon

After a few challenging economic years for the watch industry, in which some feared big-ticket haute horlogerie timepieces were on the wane, tourbillon watches came roaring back at this year's … [Read more...]

From WatchTime Magazine: 7 “Buzz” Watches From Baselworld 2013

Tudor Heritage Chrono Blue

Every Baselworld has its "buzz" watches, new models that set fairgoers' tongues wagging, whether they're technologically advanced, unexpected from the brand that produced them, or a new twist on an … [Read more...]

WatchTime’s July-August Issue is On Sale Now!

WatchTime July-August 2013 Cover

The July-August issue of WatchTime is on newsstands now, featuring our exclusive test of the Rolex Datejust II, detailed reports on the most buzzed-about new watches from Baselworld 2013, a … [Read more...]

Only Watch Auction 2013 Preview: 5 Unique Timepieces

Breguet Classique Chronograph - Only Watch 2013

The fifth edition of Only Watch, the charity timepiece auction held biannually in Monaco, takes place on September 28, and news and photos of several of the one-of-a-kind watches to be auctioned off … [Read more...]

Video: How Harry Winston’s New Opus XIII Works

Harry Winston Opus XIII

As per usual, Harry Winston generated a fair amount of buzz at the 2013 Baselworld watch fair with the latest timepiece in its haute-de-gamme Opus collection. This year's piece, the Opus XIII, turned … [Read more...]

Baselworld 2013, Day 5: Arnold & Son, Bulgari, Bell & Ross, Harry Winston


Your weary WatchTime editorial staff flew back from Baselworld yesterday, but we're still fighting through the jetlag to share with you one more batch of intriguing new timepieces introduced at the … [Read more...]

Only Watch Auction Returns to Monaco in September


The fifth Only Watch, a charity auction of unique timepieces, returns on September 28th, taking place once again in Monaco and conducted by Antiquorum Auctioneers. … [Read more...]

WatchTime’s March-April Issue is On Sale Now!

WatchTime March-April 2013 Cover

The March-April issue of WatchTime is on newsstands now (and also available for the Nook, Kindle, and iPad), featuring a test of the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT, a look at new watch releases from … [Read more...]

Baselworld 2013 Preview: Harry Winston’s Histoire de Tourbillon 4 (Video)

Harry Winston Histoire de Tourbillon 4 - front

Watch and jewelry giant Harry Winston — often the purveyor of some of the most talked-about timepieces at the annual Baselworld watch fair — has whetted our appetite for this year's offerings with … [Read more...]

Video: Controlled Chaos: Harry Winston’s Opus XI

Harry Winston Opus XI

Meet the Harry Winston Opus XI. The circles, spins and flips of carnival rides were what inspired Denis Giguet in his design of the Opus XI, unveiled last year as part of Harry Winston’s Opus series … [Read more...]

Swatch Group Acquires Harry Winston Watch & Jewelry

Harry Winston HQ New York

The Swatch Group has added another jewel — or, more precisely, jeweler — to its crown. The Bienne, Switzerland-based company, which owns watch brands ranging from Swatch to Hamilton to Omega to … [Read more...]

Antiquorum October Auction Results


Two weeks ago, we reported on Antiquroum's October 19th auction at the Mandarin Oriental in Hong Kong, with several Patek Philippe watches and a rare Harry Winston among the timepieces up for … [Read more...]

Patek Philippe and Harry Winston Headline Antiquorum’s October Auction


Antiquorum, the world's leading auction house devoted to watches, will hold its fall "Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces" auction on October 19th at the Mandarin Oriental in Hong Kong. More than … [Read more...]

Controlled Chaos: Harry Winston’s Opus XI

Harry Winston Opus XI

For a couple of seconds every hour, the dial looks like a mess, but then all is made clear. Meet the Harry Winston Opus XI. Click here to read WatchTime writer Martina Richter's in-depth report on the … [Read more...]

WatchTime’s July-August Issue Is On Sale Now!

WatchTime July-Aug 2012 cover

WatchTime’s July-August issue is on newsstands now, with a test of Panerai's 1950 3 Days 47 mm, an under-the-hood look at Patek Philippe's Ref. 5204, and a TAG Heuer triple feature focusing on the … [Read more...]

Animation Innovation: Harry Winston’s Opus 12

Harry Winston Opus 12 front view

Each year as Baselworld approaches, one word percolates to the top of the watch world’s collective consciousness: “Opus.” Harry Winston’s Opus pieces often outscore all others on the … [Read more...]

Only Watch World Tour Runs August 30 – September 22


On September 23, the Principality of Monaco will stage the world-famous Only Watch charity watch auction. Under the High Patronage of HSH Prince Albert II, 40 unique timepieces will be sold by leading … [Read more...]