A Close-Up Look at Louis Vuitton’s Starring Role in the 35th America’s Cup

 |  June 7th, 2017

This past weekend in Bermuda, the 2017 Countdown  Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers came to a close.  The qualifiers, which took place from May 26th to June 3rd, saw all of the challenger teams racing one another as they vied for points to determiine which four Challenger teams will progress to the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Challenger Playoffs and in which order. If you haven’t already noticed, one of the dominant brand names of this 35th America’s Cup– like many…

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Louis Vuitton Unveils Bespoke Flying Tourbillon Poincon de Geneve Watch (prices)

 |  May 16th, 2016

Louis Vuitton has had a pretty impressive year when it comes to timepieces. Not only has the brand unveiled new Escale and Voyager watches, but it has also secured the Geneva Seal for its newest “made to order”  Louis Vuitton Flying Tourbillon Poincon de Geneva. Retailing for approximately $262,000, the Flying Tourbillon Poincon de Geneve, which was two years in the making, actually incorporates a tiny gold Seal — the Geneva Coat of Arms — on the dial in order to…

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Antiquorum Only Watch 2013 Sneak Peek

 |  July 30th, 2013

It’s official: Antiquorum —which every other year sponsors the Only Watch auction — has a super hot lineup of one-of-a-kind watches to be auctioned off on September 28 at the Only Watch 2013 charity event in Monaco.  This year 33 watch brands have donated to the cause, wherein all proceeds from the auction will benefit the Monegasque Association against Muscular Dystrophy to help finance research for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Participating brands in this important auction: Backes & Strauss, Bell &…

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Watch Trends: Top Sailing Watches

 |  July 19th, 2013

Summer is here and with it comes a host of outdoor sports, including sailing.  Real fans are following regattas around the country, including the current Louis Vuitton Cup races in California. We wrote about this recently here and here. Now, for those who want to wear a timepiece that reflects the love of the sailing sport, here are a couple of  options, with more coming next week. (stay tuned)   From Tag Heuer, which sponsors the BMW Oracle Racing Team USA…

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10 Hot Watches with Blue Dials from BaselWorld 2013 (slideshow)

 |  May 27th, 2013

Blue. It has long been the color associated with royalty and regal beauty. The color of earth’s great sapphires, the oceans and the sky – blue is also a much coveted color when found on watch dials. This year, we found many gorgeous blue dials in an array of hues. Here we bring you 10 of the top choices.

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