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Breitling Top Time

Breitling has been busy exploring its archives and developing a host of new models based on vintage pieces. Now, the brand revisits the 1960’s Top Time watch. The decidedly modern yet retro chronograph is one that people most likely won’t be on the fence about thanks to its unusual graphic dial inspired by the era.…

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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Ulysse Nardin Unveils Diver Chronometers, Becomes Official Timekeeper Of Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Ulysse Nardin Great White Shark Diver Chronometer.

It has been a very busy month for Swiss watch brand Ulysse Nardin. Following its extraordinary unveiling in September of the Torpilleur Military Semper Fortis watch, the brand went on in October to not only unveil an all-new Diver Chronometer collection, and now announces its role as the Official Timekeeper of the Fort Lauderdale International…

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Armin Strom Unveils Dual-Time Resonance Masterpiece 1 Watch (Prices)

Armin Strom Dual-Time Resonance Masterpiece 1 Watch

Last week,  Swiss independent watch brand Armin Strom — a master at resonance  — unveiled  the Armin Strom Dual-Time Resonance Masterpiece 1 watch.  The complex timepiece — in both looks and technology — combines two independent movements that display two different time zones with increased  precision thanks to a highly technical watchmaking feat known as…

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Hublot And Chris Aire Settle Important ‘Red Gold’ Lawsuit Out Of Court

For years now, there has been an on-going lawsuit in America wherein designer and jeweler Chris Aire of Chris Aire Jewelry & Watches, owned by Solid 21, has been suing brands for loosely using the term red gold — which he had trademarked and registered 16 years ago in 2002. Just last week one of…

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Video: Revisiting The MB&F Kelys & Chirp Turtle Automaton, Still Available For Sale

MB&F's Kelys & Chirp

Earlier this year at the SIHH 2018, MB&F officially unveiled the Kelys & Chirp Turtle Automaton. Recently, in my travels, i came upon one of the creatures, which made me smile and remember the simple beauty of mechanics and nature. As such, we are revisiting this mechanical marvel today. Upon activation, the adorable turtle crawls…

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Watch Review: The Truth About Patek Philippe’s New Twenty-4 Automatic Watches (Prices)

Patek Philippe Twenty-4 Automatic

Last week I had the distinct pleasure of joining Patek Philippe in Milan for the global launch of an all-new collection for women. Well, at least I thought it was an all-new collection for women. However, when the announcement was made, it was for the Twenty-4 Automatic. The brand has had the Twenty-4 collection for…

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Actor Ryan Gosling Wears Omega Speedmaster in ‘First Man’ Movie Hitting Big Screens Today

Omega watches star on wrist of Ryan Gosling, playing Neil Armstrong in First Man.OMEGA WATCHES

In theaters today: First Man, starring Ryan Gosling and the Omega Speedmaster. Today, Universal Pictures First Man movie makes its debut on big screens across America. On the wrist of actor Ryan Gosling — who plays astronaut Neil Armstrong —  sits an Omega Speedmaster watch. Not just as a movie prop but  because in real life  it…

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H. Moser & Cie Unveils Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept Watch With Vantablack Dial Or Fume Blue

H. Moser & Cie Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept watch

Inspired by the Earth’s natural satellite, the moon, H. Moser & Cie pays homage to our lunar neighbor by releasing the Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept. The piece is one of the most accurate moon phases to hit the market with only  one day’s deviation every 1027 years — a testament to the manufacturer’s technical prowess. Even…

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Audemars Piguet Unveils Carolina Bucci Limited Edition Royal Oak Frosted Gold

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Frosted Gold Carolina Bucci Limited Edition

Earlier this year at SIHH, Audemars Piguet unveiled  the Royal Oak Frosted Double Balance Wheel Openworked watch. A work of art and craftsmanship, the 37mm timepiece features a remarkable Frosted gold finish created by Carolina Bucci, whom the  brand has worked with for two years. Now, the brand releases a new 41mm Carolina Bucci Limited Edition…

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