Haute Author

  • NAME Martin Green
  • BIO

Articles By Martin Green

Haute Auto of the Week: The New 2017 Porsche Panamera

Within only 8 years did the Panamera become one of the pillars of the Porsche line-up. Porsche performance with ample room for the entire family seems to be too good to pass up for many, and this is especially true with the new 2017 models, which just arrived at the dealers. Read More

Supermodel Bella Hadid joins TAG-Heuer as Brand Ambassador

Equinox Bond Street, New York City, was the venue yesterday where TAG-Heuer announced that supermodel Bella Hadid has joined them as brand ambassador. In the setting of the luxurious health club, LVMH Watch Division CEO Jean-Claude Biver welcomed her as the latest addition to the group of brand ambassadors that #dontcrackunderpressure. Read More

Chopard turns 342-carat diamond in “The Garden of Kalahari”

While stones this large are already rare by itself, the 342-carat "The Queen of Kalahari" is also colorless, with a D-clarity rating, and Flawless. The Karowe mine where the diamond was found happened to be one of the suppliers of Chopard, who's co-President Caroline Scheufele immediately boarded a plane to see the rough diamond in person. Being also responsible for the ladies' collections and high jewellery of Chopard, Scheufele immediately saw the potential of the stone, so she took it home where the brands Haute Joaillerie department turned it in "The Garden of Kalahari". Read More

Panthère de Cartier: An Icon Returns

If you could define an era with a watch, the Panthère would represent the 1980's. Its refined elegance was a perfect match for the power-suits of the time, for men and women alike. What gave the Panthère its prowess was not only its elegance but also the wearing comfort. The case resembles that of the 1904 Santos de Cartier, with its rounded corners and the pins through the bezel. The bracelet is called "Figaro" and still among the most comfortable watch bracelets every created. No wonder that people literally forgot to take it off! Read More