What It’s Really Like To Attend Grand Prix D’Horlogerie Geneva, GPHG

GPHG 2019

This year marked the second time that I attended the Grand Prix d’ Horlogerie Geneva, GPHG. Some call this the Academy Awards of the watch industry. I am not so sure because it is not all encompassing. Many top brands don’t participate and don’t send their watches in for judging.  This leaves some gaping holes.…

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7 Women Insiders and Influencers in the Watch World Pick Their Top Watches Under $1K

Seven women influencers and insiders in the watch industry (Roberta Naas, Tracey Llewellyn, Sophie Furley, Victoria Townsend, Sandra Lane, Elizabeth Doerr) make their top picks for watches under $1,000.

I’ve been writing about watches (and jewelry) for 34 years and was the first woman watch editor in the USA back in the 1980’s. No easy feat to accomplish, by the way. In fact, I will be writing my story here soon. However, the point here is that I am not alone– there are a…

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