Be Among the First Consumers to See this Year’s Top Watches — Don’t Miss Madison Avenue Watch Week this Week in NY

 |  April 19th, 2015

This week in New York City, you can be among the first consumers ever to see, touch and try on some of the hottest watches of the new year. All week long, top Madison Avenue watch boutiques are showcasing new products that are just arriving in stores this spring and summer. Additionally, some brands are offering watchmaking demonstrations, and a few other notable special events — all to please the watch lover in you.  Indeed, this year’s Madison Avenue Watch Week…

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A Timely Event: Madison Avenue Watch Week

 |  March 22nd, 2013

Mark your calendars – and maybe plan to visit NYC the week of April 8-13, when the third annual Madison Avenue Watch week will take place at some of the world’s premiere watch boutiques along Madison Avenue between 57th and 86th street.  The event, presented by the Wall Street Journal, is geared for connoisseurs who love timepieces and want to view the newest, most exceptional products. The week will be filled with rare timepieces, a host of exhibitions, seminars by…

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Time Capsules: News – David Yurman Starts Revolution

 |  May 17th, 2012

Just a couple of nights ago at the wonderful Milk Studios in New York City, David Yurman unveiled its newest concept in men’s timepieces: Revolution. This premiere American jewelry and watch designer has not released an all new collection since its Classic line took Yurman followers by storm in 2009. The series, which comprises fine Swiss-made timepieces, features iconic American designs, with sporty yet sophisticated materials, finishes and textures.   “America was built on revolutions and this American-designed line from…

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ATimelyEvent: Madison Avenue Watch Week, NYC

 |  April 27th, 2012

This week, beginning tonight and continuing through May 4, Madison Avenue  becomes the epicenter of haute horlogerie in New York City as many of the infest brands on the block open their doors to consumers – complete with a fine schedule of lectures, workshops and special displays. Collectors and connoisseurs are invited to preview the newest and most exceptional watches – some on view for the first time in America. Join these brands for after-hour receptions and a host of…

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Weekend Sojourn: Breast Cancer Awareness Month — Think Pink and Be Positive

 |  October 16th, 2011

October is breast cancer awareness month, and today, more and more jewelry and watch designers support the cause with creative designs and charitable donations. What’s more, savvy consumers are happy to don the colors and stand up for those they love who have fought and are fighting this battle.  Herein are a few brands that join the cause, and whom you can be proud to wear. Your purchase translates to a donation to a breast cancer cure. For instance, Coach…

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Commentary: Don’t Miss Madison Avenue Watch Week

 |  April 9th, 2011

Just a  couple of nights ago in New York City, I had the pleasure of joining watch collectors gathered at the Presidential Suite at the Surrey Hotel, along with Madison Avenue’s finest watch boutique brand executives and Wall Street Journal VIPS for an exclusive event to celebrate the start of one of the biggest watch events in New York City: Madison Avenue Watch Week,. Presented by the Wall Street Journal, Madison Avenue Watch Week officially starts on Monday (April 11), and…

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Around the World – Boutique Blitz on Madison Ave

 |  November 24th, 2010

Timepiece lovers who favor the intimacy of watch boutiques have no shortage of options in New York; but lately, these upscale designs seem to be undergoing a revival. Need proof? Stroll no further than Madison Avenue starting at 60th Street, and head north to the mid 70’s. The gang’s all here in fashion and jewelry with a Judith Ripka meets Giorgio Armani kind of vibe. David Yurman just moved from a smaller store on Madison to a sprawling three-story townhouse…

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