12 Terrific ‘Year Of The Dog’ Watches: Man’s Best Friend (Slideshow)

Piaget Altiplano Year of the Dog watch

Today marks the start of the Chinese New Year, the “Year of the Dog.”  We are especially happy about this 11th sign on the Chinese  Zodiac because, let’s face it, we are celebrating man’s best friend. This year 10 luxury watch brands created timepieces to honor the Year of the Dog. Some of those brands…

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Philadelphia Eagles Owner Jeffrey Lurie Has A Good Luck Charm And You Won’t Believe What It Is

Last night’s epic win by the Philadelphia Eagles over New England at the Super Bowl LII was even impressive from a watch perspective. It turns out that Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie brought a good luck charm to the game with him: his father’s watch. In different interviews last night and today, Lurie said that he…

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An Insider’s Complete Review of SIHH 2018: Come Inside With Us And See What A Typical Day Is Like And Witness The Best Exhibition Spaces And More

A back room at the Piaget exhibition space at SIHH 2018 makes you feel as though you are underwater in a swimming pool.

Every year, we anxiously await the trek to Geneva for the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) – the first luxury watch exhibit of the year. This year marked the 28th exhibition – and my 27th year in attendance (I missed one year when my darling daughter was born). As always, it was a…

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Watch Lovers Pay Attention: Watches & Wonders Show To Debut in Miami

Watches & Wonders Miami

If you are a watch lover then you will want to mark this four-day luxury event on your calendar now: Watches & Wonders Miami will made its debut February 16-19 and will feature 21 leading watch and jewelry maisons and their newest pieces. THE  event is organized by the Miami Design District Associates (MDDA) and the…

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Pre-SIHH 2018: Review of the Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle Complete Calendar Collection Excellence Platine

Pre-SIHH 2018: Vacheron Constantin TRADITIONNELLE COMPLETE CALENDAR Collection Excellence Platine

With SIHH approaching in January, brands are starting to strut their stuff a little early as teasers for the big news that’s coming.  To that end, Vacheron Constantin has unveiled several new watches including new versions of the Overseas Dual Time watch and, — our favorite– the Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle Complete Calendar watch in platinum.…

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Top Six Complicated Watches of 2017; Our Picks for GPHG Mechanical Exception Watches

Armin Strom Mirrored Force Resonance, GPHG 2017

With GPHG Awards taking place on Wednesday, we are wrapping up our coverage with the Mechanical Exception category. The pieces found in this category check all the boxes for horological geekdom. The category requirements looks for a special mechanism such as an unique display, striking component, a belt driven movement, or other innovations in the…

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