Hands On With The Half-Million-Dollar Greubel Forsey GMT Sport

Greubel Forsey GMT Sport watch

  When I got my first hands-on look at the new Greubel Forsey GMT Sport watch during the recent Dubai Watch Week in November, my jaw dropped. It was everything I would expect from this king of independent watch brands — and more. Created in a limited edition of just 11 pieces, this bold sport…

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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas: An Ode To The Watch World And The Holidays

T’was the night before Christmas, and all through the watch world, Not a watchmaker was stirring; No Machines whirled The tools were all placed on the benches with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there. The collectors were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of tourbillons danced in their heads;…

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Last Minute Gift Ideas For Watch Lovers: Membership To Horological Society of New York

Horological Society of New York

If you haven’t gotten your holiday ducks in a row, so to speak, by now, you are really late. Still searching for ideas for the watch lover in your life. Here’s a no-brainer for him or for her.  The  Horological Society of New York (HSNY), America’s oldest watchmaking guild founded in 1866, offers the gift…

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Hands On With Armin Strom’s Gravity Equal Force System 78 Watch

Armin Strom Gravity Equal Force

  Recently, we broke the news here of independent Swiss watch brand Armin Strom releasing an all-new watch that will represent the opening price point for the brand at $15,600 and that is a pretty intriguing work of art and technology. The new Gravity Equal Force watch is the start of an all-new collection for…

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