By Michelle Graff
The first major trade shows of the year, Vicenzaoro Winter and Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH), took place over the past week in Italy and Geneva, respectively.

Vicenzaoro, held annually in the Italian city of Vicenza, showcases the best in Italian jewelry design as well as brands from other parts of the world, and is considered the first major trend-setting trade show of the year.

SIHH, meanwhile, is a watch trade show, and includes brands such as Jaeger-LeCoultre, Baume & Mercier, Audemars Piguet and A. Lange & Söhne.

Click through this week’s slideshow to see shots from these overseas shows.

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