Affordable Mother’s Day Watches: Ritmo Mundo Ladies Racer Watch

 |  May 3rd, 2016

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 8. There are so many options on the market when it comes to gifts, but the one she will appreciate most is one that lasts forever: the gift of time.   Giving a watch is the perfect way to offer beauty, elegance and a little fashion flair to her life. It also tells her that you have given thought to what she likes and doesn’t like in terms of style, color and emotion. But a watch doesn’t have to break the bank. Ritmo Mundo offers a great choice in the Ladies’ Racer watch that is affordable and stylish for Mother’s Day. The series of watches with high-polished 36mm cushion-shaped cases and a variety of strap and…

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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Diver Chronographs Bring Color to Your Dive (video, original pics, prices)

 |  April 29th, 2016

This year at SIHH 2016, we heard a lot of oohs and ahhs when Audemars Piguet unveiled its newest boldly colored Royal Oak Offshore Diver Chronographs watches. That’s because these dive watches –in stores now_- are all about bright colors and brilliant performance.  The new Diver Chronographs are offered with either bright blue, tangerine, lemon yellow and lime green  matching rubber straps and  Mega Tapisserie dial. The 42mm stainless steel watches — retailing at a cool $27,900 — are water resistant to 300 meters and house the automatic caliber 3124/3841.  They offer an internal rotating dive bezel and feature a 30-minute chronograph register as well as sub seconds. I mean, there is no other way to say this: these watches pack a great…

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Hands On with the Affordable Tutima M2 Seven Seas Dive Watch (Baselworld 2016)

 |  April 27th, 2016

Dive watches were an impressive category at this year’s BaselWorld, and Tutima did it’s part to demonstrate the importance of rugged, durable timepieces that also have a lot to offer in the looks department. With the brand’s new M2Seven Seas  high-performance watch, professionals and amateurs have new options at affordable prices. The three-hand self-winding watch offers date and day of week function and is extremely shock- and water-resistant.  Part of the brand’s Military collection, the M2 Seven Seas is crafted in titanium and houses the T330 mechanic movement  with Tutima rotor in antique gray with 750 gold seal. The watch offers 38 hours of power reserve. Between the rugged 44mm titanium case, 3mm-thick sapphire crystal,  screwed crown and screwed back, the Seven Seas…

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Baume & Mercier Unveils Petite Promesse Watches with Double-Wrap Straps

 |  April 21st, 2016

Last week, we had the great opportunity to join Baume & Mercier at the Standard Penthouse in New York City as the brand celebrated the official unveiling of the new 22mm Petite Promesse. We wrote about this watch in full detail on our column on WorldTempus earlier this week. You can read about the thinking behind the watch, and its development there. But now we would like to bring you a quick look at the bold colors, the stunning double-wrap leather straps and the sensual curves of Baume & Mercier’s Petite Promesse. The concept of Promesse – that promises matter and are important in our lives – has endeared  women around the world to the line, and the unveiling of the…

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Ritmo Mundo Zooms Forward with Racer Chronograph Collection of Boldly Affordable Watches

 |  April 20th, 2016

Springtime is the season of auto racing, bringing out the best cars, the classic cars, the fastest cars and the watches  that pay them tribute. Ritmo Mundo is a brand that embraces the best of the auto-inspired world at truly affordable prices that make this the brand to buy for any car enthusiast.  We’ve written about the brand’s tribute watch to Dan Wheldon here, and its sexy ladies’ Racer line, too, now we bring you a look at the details that make it perfect for fathers and sons, racers and car lovers. The bold 44mm Racer Chronograph collection, powered by Swiss Ronda movements, are offered in stainless steel or in gold-plated stainless steel and in Black IP.  Dials feature chronograph…

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