Tennis Star Stan Wawrinka Looks Cold Outside Audemars Piguet Workshops

Tennis star Stan Wawrinka visits Audemars Piguet in Le Brassus, Switzerland.

Recently tennis star — world number 9 — Stan Wawrinka visited the Audemars Piguet workshops in Le Brassus, cradle of Swiss watchmaking, He has been a long-time brand ambassador for Audemars Piguet, so the visit to the workshops seemed fitting — especially since he is still off the courts recovering from a knee injury. Wawrinka…

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Louis Moinet Wins Good Design Award for Memoris Chronograph Watch

Louis Moinet Memoris chronograph watch wins the Good Design Award.

Louis Moinet, a brand we write about frequently here, was recently honored with an international Good Design Award. for its Memoris watch.  The Good Design Awards have been assessing and awarding creative designs for 67 years now. In 2016,  approximately 1,000 applications from 46  countries were submitted by companies and independent designers — so a…

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Ritmo Mundo Releases ‘Realty-Check’ Open Letter to Watch World: OMG, Shut Up

Ritmo Munder, creator of the Ritmo Mundo Racer, issues open letter to the watch world: OMG. Shut Up

In a candid letter this weekend, Ritmo Mundo, a relatively young but established brand, issued a refreshing letter about what the brand is and is not. Entitled “OMG, Shut Up.” the letter pretty much calls out on the carpet big brands, retailers and even bloggers. Kudos to them –because much of what they say herein…

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Watch Review: Meet the Eterna KonTiki Bronze Manufacture Watch

Eterna Kon-Tiki Bronze Manufacture Watch

Eterna is a Swiss watch brand that we are very familiar with. The brand was highly popular in the United States throughout the 20th century  and was increasingly of interest after the famed Kon Tiki expedition. Founded  more than  160 years ago in Grenchen, Switzerland, the brand is known for its top-notch mechanical watches, including…

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