Not all watch boutiques are created equal. Some of them have become temples of horological art, stocking the most amazing watches. They share their love for them with the world through Instagram, allowing you to enjoy them as well, although from a distance.
The Hourglass in Asia
One of Asia’s most premier watch retailers, The Hourglass only stocks the best watches, yet doesn’t discriminate on price. From limited edition Richard Mille’s, diamond-set Audemars Piguet’s, to the latest Rolex Daytona and the camouflage version of Sinn’s U1, The Hourglass has it all, and shares it all. They often set a scene for the watches they post, so followers get an even better feel for the watch designs and features.
Westime in Beverly Hills
Westime is a pioneer when it comes to bringing Haute Horlogerie to the United States. They serve the most demanding customers and know that they want only the rarest and finest watches. Westime’s Instagram account reflects this, showing not only complicated watches by Richard Mille, Ulysse Nardin, and Harry Winston but also the masterpieces of independent watchmakers such as MB&F, Urwerk, and Christophe Claret.
Seddiqi in UAE
Active since the 1950’s, Seddiqi is one of the oldest watch retailers in the Middle East. Their Instagram account shows not only the latest watches but also events and images of the industries movers and shakers! The watches are often photographed on the wrist, with clothing to match its style, making it that you can almost imagine wearing the watch yourself.
Harrods in London
Harrods is far more than just a department store; it is an experience. The same can be said for their fine watch room. Representing the most iconic brands, Harrods is a place where you go to when you want to admire the most amazing watches or treat yourself to one. Through Instagram, you don’t have to travel for this all the way to London.
Mercury Group in Russia
The boutiques of the Mercury Group are Russia’s most premier place when it comes to Haute Horlogerie. Next to iconic brands as Rolex, Patek Philippe, and Hublot, they also supply Russia’s watch connoisseurs and collectors with the more unusual designs by Hautlence and De Bethune and sharing their love for them all on Instagram.