12+ Terrific Watches for Mother’s Day (slideshow)

 |  May 12th, 2017

Get off your duff and go get Mom something special for Mother’s Day. If she loves flowers, great get her an amazing bouquet, but because flowers will die — make sure they are accompanied by a great gift that says you care.  Give the gift of time. Here we take a look at 12 terrific watches for Mother’s Day gifts. According to the  National Retail Federation,  total spending for Mother’s Day this year should reach $23.6 billion. Approximately $21.4 billion of that is expected…

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Possibly the World’s Most Expensive Evening Bag: Harry Winston The New York Companion

 |  May 20th, 2016

It isn’t every day that a woman gets to step out on the town bedecked in her finest jewels from head to toe, but with the newest evening bag from Harry Winston, The New York Companion evening bag, she will steal the limelight from any Red Carpet star.  This year at Baselworld 2016, Harry Winston unveiled something quite  a bit different in the bejeweled evening bag — finished with  a hidden watch dial at the clasp. The stunning Object of…

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Five Fantastic Mechanical Watches Seen at Baselworld 2016 (Video)

 |  March 31st, 2016

Once again this year, our very good friends and colleagues over at TheWatches.tv captured some horological excitement at Baselworld — especially as it pertains to mechanical timepieces.  Here, with their permission, we bring you a look at their top five picks in mechanical watches — via a video shot on site by founder Marc Andre’ Deschoux and Louis Nardin.

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Harry Winston’s New Premier Moon Phase 36mm Reconfigures the Sky on the Wrist

 |  March 30th, 2016

We’ve all seen watches with those alluring moonphase indications on them. Sometimes the indication (usually in an arc format) is at 12:00 on the dial, other times it is at 6:00. Harry Winston, however, totally confounds us and captures our hearts with the all-new Premier Moon Phase 36mm watch. A surprising design that took some re-configuring of the dial, the Premier Moon Phase features a round moonphase aperture front and center on the dial in big, bold, geometric beauty. Additionally, the…

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Harry Winston’s Visionary Zalium Project Z9 is Not New, but is in Stores Now- Hurry (hands-on pics)

 |  February 24th, 2016

Let’s be clear — because if you are reading other sites, you may have been seeing the news of this watch as a “New” introduction. In fact, the amazing Harry Winston Project Z9 watch is NOT news. It was unveiled to the world at last year’s BaselWorld Fair (2015). The news here is — this watch is finally available in stores! Additionally, while we wrote about it back then, it is such as complex product that it is well worth writing about now-…

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