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Rolex, Monterey Classic Car Week

It’s definitelya busy week for car lovers and for  Rolex this week and weekend as we embrace Monterey Classic Car Week.  Held in the Pacific coastal town of Monterey,California, the week consists of a host of events that draw automobile enthusiasts from around the world — most of which are either sponsored or  timed by…

How To Decide What Watch Strap Or Bracelet Is Right For You

We get a lot of questions about whether it is better to have a leather strap, a rubber strap or a metal bracelet on a watch. The answer really depends on your use of the watch and where/how you wear it. Things such as cold, heat, moisture, humidity, water and excessive wear and tear play…

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Six Reasons Why You Need The Rolex DeepSea Oystersteel Watch

Rolex Deepsea D-Blue Dial

To those in the know, Rolex is all about precision and performance, and for the unveiling earlier this year of its newest Oyster Perpetual Rolex Deepsea watch, the brand pulled out all the stops adding significant features that make this watch water resistant to more than 12,800 feet and able to go the distance with…

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Tockr Unveils Commemorative Air Force Edition D-Day C-47 Watch With ‘That’s All, Brother’ Dial

Tockr D-Day C-47 Limited Edition watch with dial made from salvaged aluminum from D-Day "That's All, Brother" paratrooper transport

Today, young independent Austin,Texas-based watch brand Tockr unveils its Air Force inspired D-Day C-47  Limited Edition watch — using material from the famed “That’s All, Brother” paratrooper transport plane that flew on D-Day,  June 5, 1944, leading a formation of more than 800 aircraft all abiding by strict radio silence. That C-47 Skytrain had a very…

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Six Scary Skull Watches For Halloween (Video)

Corum Bubble Flying Tourbillon Skull

For Halloween, we thought it would be fun to bring a simple gallery of six spectacular skull watches that are not just perfect for Halloween, but also for year round. These timepieces are works of art and craftsmanship — and worthy of more than a simple glance. Scroll down for a great video of one…

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Watch Review: Jekyll & Hyde Watches … Not Just For Halloween

All of the Jekyll & Hyde watches retail for an affordable $276.

With Halloween being today, it makes sense to take a look at some interesting watches that make the dark side lighter. Such is the case with Jekyll & Hyde watches, which we reviewed when they first were released to the market. Because this brand has a fresh take on the double personality, we like the…

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WatchTime New York 2018: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

WatchTime New York 2018

I’ve been known in the past to take a close look at the shows and bring the good, the bad and the ugly to the forefront. After spending a weekend in New York, it’s time to take a close-up look at WatchTime New York 2018. The Good About WatchTime New York To begin with, this…

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Hands On: Roger Dubuis $417,000 Excalibur Quatuor Carbon With Four Sprung Balances

Roger Dubuis Quatuor Carbon With Four Sprung Balances

Recently I had the distinct pleasure of joining haute horlogerie Swiss watch brand Roger Dubuis on the race tracks at Las Vegas Motor Speedway — where the brand was celebrating its relationship with Lamborghini (yes, I got to drive an actual Lamborghini racecar on the track) and with Pirelli. Throughout the multi-day event, we all…

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Introducing The A. Lange & Sohne Datograph Up/Down Lumen In Platinum (price)

A. Lange & Sohne platinum Datograph Up/Down Lumen will be made in a limited edition of 200 pieces.

Taking a true classic and making it new isn’t always easy, but German watch brand A. Lange & Sohne makes it look easy time and again. Now the brand unveils a new twist to it beloved Datograph — releasing the platinum cased Datograph Up/Down Lumen. The Datograph, the brand’s first proprietary chronograph caliber with column-wheel…

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L’Ecole Paris Jewelry School, With Van Cleef & Arpels, Offers Classes, Exhibitions in New York

Daniel brush, L'Ecole,

Paris-based L’Ecole, School of Jewelry Arts, fully supported by Van Cleef & Arpels, is the first of its kind to be open to everyone from novices to experts in the field of jewelry arts. Typically based in  Paris, the school, which offers monthly classes in Paris in both English and French,  has created a series…

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James Marsden of X Men and F1 Racer Lewis Hamilton Talk Performance At IWC

IWC brand ambassadors James Marsden, actor, and F1 driver Lewis Hamilton at IWC New York.

Last week, IWC hosted a panel discussion at their NYC flagship boutique store between actor James Marsden, most known for his role as Cyclops on X Men, and renowned world F1 racing champion Lewis Hamilton. The discussion between brand ambassadors covered what performance and preparation mean to them and how they’ve come to embody the…

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