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IWC Portugieser Automatic Blue Panda.

  Watch collectors around the world are familiar with the term Panda when it comes to chronograph watches. It typically defines a white background with black subsidiary dials (panda eyes)  and the reverse Panda is just what it sounds like: black dial, white subsidiary dials. Now, though, IWC Schaffhausen brings one of the watch  world’s…

Don’t Miss Your Last Chance To Buy A Never-Worn Rolex Submariner Hulk

Bonhams is auctioning 11 never-worn Rolex Submariner "Hulk" watches this week on line.

Bonhams has a pretty unique auction going on now online  (since August 12) and lasting until August 22, 2022, and true Rolex or Hulk lovers still have a chance to get in  on it. A single owner has put up his collection of 11 Rolex Submariner “Hulk” watches for auction. All watches are new old…

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Watches That Made Their Debut At Couture Las Vegas Are In Stores Now

Frederique Constant Highlife Chronograph Automatic (pic: Eric Rossier)

(This article by Roberta Naas first appeared on WorldTempus.com) Long hailed as the premier show in America for luxury watch and jewelry brands (and for qualified buyers who can guarantee they will spend a certain amount of money during the show), the Couture Show was back in full swing this year in Las Vegas as…

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Oris Unveils New Bronze Cotton Candy Dive Watches With Perlon Straps

Oris Cotton Candy

  Last year, Oris surprised and delighted watch lovers with its  “Cotton Candy” collection of bronze dive watches. They sported dials in colors such as light pink, sky blue and seafoam green. Now, the brand takes the concept a step further and releases the newest Cotton Candy Divers Sixty-Five bronze watches on color-coordinated perlon straps.…

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The Movie ‘Thirteen Lives’ Is About Diving To Save Lives, Citizen Is Proud To Dive With Heroes

Thirteen Lives, Citizen

  It was a true story. Thirteen people trapped in an underground cave system that started flooding. The movie Thirteen Lives chronicles the rescue mission in Thailand where a group of young boys and their soccer coach were trapped as the flood waters rose. The rescue dive mission in the Tham Luang Nang Non caves…

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What Happens When A Brand Themes Its Direction For The Entire Year? Vacheron Constantin Tells All

Vacheron Constantin

It was in March at the Watches & Wonders Geneva 2022 exhibition, that the longest continually operating Swiss watch brand, Vacheron Constantin, announced that this year, its unveilings (both product wise and event wise) would follow a themer: The Anatomy of Beauty. The brand, which crafts some of the most beautiful and technically advanced watches…

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I Wore The Oceanus Manta Watch By Casio For Two Weeks, Here’s What I Think Of It

Oceanus Manta watch by Casio

While I love the ocean from the shoreline, I don’t dive. Let’s get that straight right away. I am a  beach lover, but that doesn’t stop me from wanting to wear a true water watch – one that looks good and that could go the distance if I ride the waves or jump in the…

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Sea Plane To RIF To IMOCA 60 Racing Yacht: A Day With Ulysse Nardin, 11th Hour Racing Team, Blade

The Ocean Race, 11th Hour Racing Team

When I was invited by Swiss watch brand Ulysse Nardin to join them on an adventure in Newport, RI, I jumped at the chance. I have traveled with this brand before and the events always prove to be enlightening, engaging and educational. Last week’s experience — which included a seaplane trip from New York to…

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A Closer Look AT The Piaget Polo Green Date And Skeleton Watches

Piaget Polo Skeleton with Green gator strap

It’s no secret that green has become the new blue this year when it comes to watch dials. Make no mistake, blue is still a beloved color, but watch brands are recognizing the soothing effect green has. It reminds us of nature, life and Earth – something everyone is trying to protect these days.  As…

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Red Wine On The Wrist: TAG Heuer Carrera Red Dial Limited Edition Watch

TAG Heuer Carrera Red Dial Limited Edition watch

Go big or go home. In this case big means make a big statement –exactly what TAG Heuer does with its newest Carrera Red Dial Limited Edition watch. The crimson red dial of this beloved chronograph, with the same rich red subsidiary dials, makes a magnificent statement on the wrist. Personally, I love the color…

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