Only Watch 2017 Part 2: Meet the Rest of the 49 Unique Watches Being Auctioned (Slide Show)

 |  July 13th, 2017

Earlier this week, we brought you news about OnlyWatch 2017, and showed half of the 49 (thus far) unique watches that are going up for auction in November for the seventh annual OnlyWatch event.   OnlyWatch is a charity auction with all proceeds going toward finding a cure for  t Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.  As mentioned yesterday, these are all unique watches being donated by the brands for this event only. To heighten the attention, a  world tour of these watches begins in September…

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A Close Up Look at Only Watch 2017 Watches, Part 1 (Slide show)

 |  July 11th, 2017

This November, the seventh annual OnlyWatch auction will take place in Geneva on the 11th of the month. The event is one that pulls the finest watch brands in the world together for charity, as each participating brand (or company) donates a single one-off watch that goes up for charity auction. OnlyWatch is organized by Monaco Association against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, and the auction is led by Christie’s auction house. This year for the first time, in addition to individual…

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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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