Introducing — And Hands On With — The Incredible New Bovet Recital 22 Grand Recital $470,000 Watch

 |  May 3rd, 2018

Once again the independent Swiss watch brand Bovet 1822 brings us one of the most spectacular watches of the year in the all-new Recital 22 Grand Recital watch. Several years in the making the nearly half-a-million-dollar watch holds five patents. An exemplary masterpiece of innovation and craftsmanship, the watch displays the sun, moon and Earth in a Tellurium Orrery – a mechanical rendition of astronomical motions on the wrist. An Orrery is essentially a working planetarium that shows planetary orbits…

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Watch Review: Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Italia Independent Watches Designed with Lapo Elkann

 |  June 21st, 2017

In an ongoing collaboration with Italia Independent and the brand’s  founder Lapo Elkann, Hublot unveiled its newest series of timepieces earlier this year. Now they are beginning to hit stores and we take a close-up look and bring you an honest review of the Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Italia Independent collection. The newest watch collection continues to underscore Hublot’s tag line,  “The Art of Fusion.”   While Hublot has been working with Italia Independent over the past three years to unveil watches, sunglasses and…

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Ulysse Nardin Sails Into Place With Regatta Chronograph at America’s Cup, Bermuda

 |  June 2nd, 2017

We have been bringing regular updates of the 35th America’s Cup races taking place in Bermuda now, and of the watch brands affiliated with it.  Today, we continue that coverage as the qualifiers conclude this weekend and the Challenger Playoffs begin next week. Ulysse Nardin sails into place with a new regatta watch and as the Official Partner of Artemis Racing Team in the 35th America’s Cup presented by Louis Vuitton races. Defending the competition for the oldest trophy in international…

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Panerai Sets Sail as the Official Watch of the 35th America’s Cup

 |  May 24th, 2017

The world’s oldest trophy sport in international sporting events, the America’s Cup is coming into full sail. Beginning this Friday, May 26, in Bermuda, the qualifiers kick off of the 35th America’s Cup presented by Louis Vuitton. The competition for the oldest trophy in international sports dating back to 1851, witnesses  America’s Oracle Team USA  as the Defenders of the Cup (the team also won the 2013 America’s Cup races and the 2010 series before that). Swiss watch brand Panerai acts…

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IndyCar Driver Marco Andretti Revs It Up With Ritmo Mundo

 |  May 22nd, 2017

IndyCar driver Marco Andretti partners with Ritmo Mundo watches as a spokesperson for the brand both on and off the track. The 30-year-old  Andretti is an American auto racing driver who pilots the No. 27 car in the IndyCar Series for fabled Andretti Autosport. He is the son of famed Mario Andretti, and is a third-generation racer. Together this team will rev things up for the Ritmo Mundo brand — especially as we lead into the 101st  Indy 500 races coming…

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Oris Unveils Hammerhead Limited Edition Watch to Fight Shark Extinction

 |  May 9th, 2017

Oris has long been involved in the world of sports, from aviation to auto racing and diving. In fact, the brand has been creating dive watches since the 1960’s, and its timepieces are typically built to withstand the tests of weather, pressure, water and more. Now, they are built to help fight the threat of shark extinction.  With the recent release of the Oris Hammerhead Limited Edition watch, the brand gets involved in helping to raise funds for a shark conservation project run…

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The Pros and Cons of the New HYT HO Liquid-Filled Watches

 |  May 4th, 2017

HYT, Hydro Mechanical Horologists, revolutionized the interpretation of how time is displayed on the wrist by using liquid inside the watch. Through a system of patented thin glass tubes and bellows to drive a proprietary liquid around the watch dial, the nature of reading time has become a new experience. Over the years, HYT has created a host of exciting models that showcase the liquid and bellows. Now, however, the brand unveils its newest and most classic look of all:…

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