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Anne-Laure Parmigiani

Earlier this spring, right after Watches & Wonders Geneva, we wrote in depth about the incredible Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda PF GMT Rattrapante. The $28,700 watch was a world premier and is the first to use a split-second Rattrapante (generally used for a chronograph) for a GMT second time zone hand. This watch offered innovation inside and…

Watch Review, Hands Off: MB&F LM FlyingT Malachite

MB&F Legacy Machine FlyingT with malachite dial.

MB&F is lighting up wrists again, especially for women and for those who love diamonds, with an all new Legacy Machine FlyingT — now with a malachite stone dial and plate, surrounded by diamonds, of course. The Legacy Machine Flying T was the brand’s first-ever Machine dedicated to women that was unveiled in 2019. Later…

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Brings Watch Manufacture Workshops To Your Home With Atelier d’ Antoine Discovery Classes

Jaeger-LeCoultre Atelier d'Antoine

It was a year of confinement. It was a year of staying home and avoiding the pandemic. It was a year of the digital boom, where everyone embraced Zoom and Team meetings and sought to offer some semblance of normalcy. In the watch world, it was a year of digital growth, as many brands focused…

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Is $580,000 Too Much For The Jacob & Co. Fast & Furious Twin Turbo Watch?

Jacob & Co. Fast & Furious Twin Turbo watch

Swiss watch brand Jacob & Co., whose motto is “inspired by the impossible” has teamed with Universal Pictures’ Fast & Furious movie saga to create a limited-edition Fast & Furious Twin Turbo watch. The Fast & Furious film franchise consists of eight movies so far, with a ninth spin-off F9 planned to hit theaters at…

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Just Two Days Left To Visit Patek Philippe Rare Handcrafts Exhibit

Patek Philippe Sky Moon

For Patek Philippe watch  lovers, and all watch lovers, for that matter, you have just two days left to visit the mind-boggling Rare Handcrafts exhibit in Geneva. The exhibit opened on June 16 and continues through June 26 (Saturday). Don’t miss it or you will miss some amazing one-of-a-kind watches, as well as some brand…

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Cult Watches: A Look At 21 Years Of The Iconic Corum Bubble Watch, Its Roots And New X Ray Version

Corum Bubble X Ray watch

I remember it well. It was the year 2000, and Corum was exhibiting at Baselworld right in the front hall. In fact, the brand occupied the space immediately to the left as you walked into the main entrance of Hall 1. What hit you? The Bubble.  The oversized Bubble watch with huge domed crystal that…

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Tutima Takes The Seas By Storm With M2 Seven Seas Titanium Watches

Tutima M2 Seven Seas in yellow signal and titanium.

German independent watch brand Tutima is known for its aviation-inspired watches, as well as for its water watches. Now, though, the brand takes the ultimate plunge with a new line of M2 Seven Seas Titanium diver’s watches endowed with bold hues for ultimate legibility under water.  The new versions boast bright orange Signal and yellow…

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Secrets To Find Inside The Vacheron Constantin NY Flagship Store

Vacheron Constantin New York Flagship store , Chris Burden

Apparently, I am forever more an inherent part of the Vacheron Constantin New York Flagship store. About a month or so ago, I received an invitation from the brand (as one of a select group of journalists, friends and clients) to write an inscription, or note to the brand about being One of Not Many.…

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Breitling Named Official Luxury Watch Of Ironman

Breitling Endurance Pro IRONMAN watch honors the new partnership with Breitling as the Official Luxury Watch of Ironman events.

In an interesting alignment, Breitling has been named the “luxury watch partner” for Ironman and its events. To celebrate, the brand releases the co-designed Endurance Pro Ironman and the Endurance Pro Ironman Finisher watches. It marks the second time that Breitling has created an Ironman watch .In 2019, Breitling and IRONMAN had already launched the…

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HSNY Raises More Than $80,000 At 2021 Charity Auction By Phillips

Rolex

  A specially made Arnold & Son watch fetched the highest price ($30,240) at the HSNY charity auction held by Phillips in Association with Bacs and Russo, which wrapped up earlier this week. The proceeds of the on-line auction of seven timepieces over the course of a week all go toward the advancement of horology,…

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Rolex National Geographic Explorer Of The Year Named For 2021

Kenyan conservationist and wildlife advocate Paula Kahumbu has been named as Rolex National Geographic Explorer of the Year for 2021

Kenyan conservationist and wildlife advocate Paula Kahumbu has been named the Rolex National Geographic Explorer of the Year for 2021. She has been instrumental in Africa’s conservation movement and in working to preserve threatened wildlife and local habitats. Kahumbu is the CEO of the NGO Wildlife Direct and was acknowledged for her courage and leadership. Early…

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