What do Winston Churchill, Cuba and Cuervo y Sobrinos Have in Common? Find Out

With roots in Havana, Cuervo y Sobrinos is a brand with a Cuban soul and Swiss heart. Made in Switzerland, Cuervo y Sobrinos watches often recall their heady roots – when, in the 1940’s heyday of the country — top dignitaries from around the world would bask in the Cuban sun. Such was the case with Sir…

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Upcoming Antiquorum Auction Sees Some True Rare Beauties

On September 30, Antiquorum’s “Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces” auction in New York will feature an incredible selection of timepieces. Not only will see Richard Mille watches made in collaboration with Rafael Nadel and Yohan Blake, but also there are some rare Patek Philippe, Jaeger-LeCoultre and A. Lange & Sohne watches, and some specialty pieces…

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What do the Cape of Good Hope, Vasco da Gama and Villeret Have in Common? The New Heritage Chronometrie Dual Time Vasco Da Gama 238 Limited Edition Watch from Montblanc

It was just over a year and a half ago that i had the distinct privilege of traveling with Montblanc to Capetown, South Africa. There, the brand celebrated the unveiling of an all new line that would not be seen by the world until SIHH of this year. That line, the Heritage, also had components…

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GO Sixties! Glashutte Original Makes Link Between Past and Present with Sixties Watches

This year, 2015, marks the 25th anniversary of a number of historically significant events. Twenty five years ago, the world world was introduced to Macaulay Culkin and for the first time really understood what it meant to be Home Alone; Will Smith got into one little fight and moved to California to become the Prince…

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Recapping the Rolex New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup as Summer Sailing Comes to a Close

Last week, September 12-19, in Newport, RI, some of the finest sailing of the season took place at the Rolex New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup. A favorer among sailors worldwide, the Club is a key racing activity – held biennially and hosted by the New York Yacht Club. The event promotes Corinthian sailing and…

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A. Lange & Sohne Interprets the Understated Elegance of Black and White with Datograph Up/Down

Sometimes a beautiful picture really does say a thousand words. A. Lange & Sohne understands this and, as such, has taken some stunning imagery of the Datograph  Up/Down, a watch that has become an icon for the brand since the first Datograph unveiling in 1999. That watch incorporated the brand’s first proprietary chronograph caliber and…

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