News about wristwatches and pocket watches at auction and vintage sales

A Closer Look At Only Watch 2021 Charity Auction Line-Up: Things Are Coming Up Orange

Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathoms watch for Only Watch 2021

Just recently, Only Watch 2021 announced its dates and began sharing some of the news about the unique timepieces being made, and donated, by the 54 participating brands. Only Watch happens once every other year and is the largest charity auction event for timepieces, with more than 70 million Euros raised since its inception in…

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HSNY Raises More Than $80,000 At 2021 Charity Auction By Phillips

Rolex

  A specially made Arnold & Son watch fetched the highest price ($30,240) at the HSNY charity auction held by Phillips in Association with Bacs and Russo, which wrapped up earlier this week. The proceeds of the on-line auction of seven timepieces over the course of a week all go toward the advancement of horology,…

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Horological Society Of New York Charity Auction In Full Swing

Rolex

Beginning yesterday and running until June 14, 2021, the Horological Society of New York (HSNY), in conjunction with Phillips in Association with Back & Russo, is running the  Timepieces for HSNY: 2021 Charity Auction. The auction, which typically takes place during HSNY’s annual Gala that has been a tradition since 1866, is taking place online via…

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Meet The New Vacheron Constantin Les Collectionneurs Vintage Watches

Vacheron Constantin Les Collecetionneurs

Once again, the venerable Vacheron Constantin has created an all-new Les Collectionneurs watch series that is touring its US boutiques now. In fact, this collection of vintage and restored Vacheron Constantin 20th century watches is the first series that will reside permanently (until sold out)  in the brand’s new New York City Flagship boutique. The…

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Why Hodinkee’s Purchase Of Crown & Caliber Makes Sense

Crown & Caliber, Hodinkee

It’s onward and upward for the leading watch destination Hodinkee. It wasn’t too long ago that the brand announced a new round of  Series B Funding. That investment of $40 million pushed the company to a valuation of more than $100 million. Now, Hodinkee announces its acquisition of one of the leading online pre-owned luxury…

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How TAG Heuer Won The Australian Tennis Open 2021 (Sort Of)

Naomi Osaka, TAG Heuer

Running from February 8 to the 21st, the Australian Open 2021 took place in Melbourne Park in front of a sparse audience. But the competition was fierce, nonetheless. In the end, Naomi Osaka took the women’s championship spot after defeating American Jennifer Brady in straight sets that lasted fewer than 80 minutes. So, how does…

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