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Louis Moinet Memoris Scarab Wings Watch

On its recently revamped website, in the “tomorrow” section,  Swiss independent watch brand Louis Moinet writes: “A meteorite unique in the world has just landed in the Ateliers Louis Moinet, more than 150 years after its discovery. This extraterrestrial material will be the heroine of a one-of-a-kind creation telling a truly extraordinary story.” The thing is, if…

Omega Unveils Anti-Magnetic Watch Movement

In a truly advanced mode, Omega unveiled its newest technology: the creation of a watch that is resistant to magnetic fields greater than 1.5 tesla (15,000 gauss), far exceeding the levels of magnetic resistance achieved by any previous watch, and solving a problem that has challenged watchmakers for centuries. It was in the early 1930’s…

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Richard Mille Furthers “Cars & Watches” Relationships, Unveils Tourbillon G-Sensor RM 036 Jean Todt Watch

Cars and watches – they have so much in common: precision performance, mechanical prowess and devoted followers. Richard Mille is no newcomer to the world of automotive sports, (it partners with Felipe Massa and Jules Bianchi) as the official timekeeper for a range of renowned auto events such as the Le Mans Classic. Now the…

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Pre-SIHH 2013: IWC Unveils New Generation of Ingenieur, with AMG Connection

A classic, iconic favorite in the IWC line, the Ingenieur has long been a precision instrument that offered rugged appeal.  It was first unveiled in the mid-1970’s  — and – for those true watch lovers – it was originally designed by the legendary Gerald Genta, who revolutionized the appearance of modern watches with uncomplicated technologically…

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Pre-SIHH 2013: Panerai Unveils Luminor 1950 Rattrapante 8 Days Titanio

Combining its strengths — sophisticated haute horlogerie and high-tech sports watchmaking – Panerai now unveils the limited edition PAM 530 Luminor 1950 Rattrapante 8 Days Titanio. The split-seconds chronograph is built with a vertical clutch and two column wheels to operating two hands –superimposed and partially independent — to measure partial times or a second…

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Show Time 2013 – Top Watches Unveiled at SIHH

For true watch lovers – those who follow every unveiling and await each new innovation – it’s  Show Time! The 2013 Show Season is upon us and begins exactly one week from today with the opening of the very prestigious watch trade event: Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie Genève (SIHH). This luxurious exhibition in…

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Hamilton Watch Stars in ‘A Good Day to Die Hard’

Long associated with Hollywood – having starred in hundreds of movies since the 1950’s — Hamilton Watch once again shares the action-packed spotlight in the upcoming movie, A Good Day to Die Hard. Being released in February with blockbuster action star Bruce Willis the 20th Century Fox film will feature Hamilton’s new Khaki X-Patrol and…

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Watch Education Video: How Luxury Watch Cases are Made

While every luxury watch brand has its own process for creating watch cases, Panerai has created this intriguing, to-the-point video of its cases being made. Located on the Lake of Neuchâtel, one of the oldest horological cities in Switzerland, the Panerai Manufacture combines tradition and state-of-the-art innovation in building its timepieces. The cases are generally…

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Audemars Piguet’s Brand Ambassador Leo Messi Wins Big

This year started well for Audemars Piguet’s brand ambassador and soccer superstar Leo Messi, who won his fourth consecutive Ballon d’Or award. This is a voted award (by soccer journalists, national coaches and team captions). This is the fourth consecutive year Messi won and represents a record-breaking honor in the world of soccer. Messi scored…

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Patek Philippe Dome Clocks – Uniquely Rare and Beautiful Handcrafts

Handcrafts of ultimate luxury, Patek Philippe’s Dome Clocks are exquisitely made with passion and perfection. Each Patek Philippe dome table clocks is a unique piece – built with superb movements and hand-enameled individually with depictions of fairy tales and other stuff that dreams are made of. Each clock is a work of art, a wonder…

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