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H. Moser x MB&F collaboration

Earlier today, two top independent Swiss watch brands, MB&F and H. Moser & Cie., announced the fruits of their recent collaboration: two new watches with some shared DNA. I wrote about the watches today on my column on Forbes.com, and bring that story to you below. Additionally, I add the technical specs for each of…

Breaking News: Fiona Kruger Moves From Skulls To Chaos With New Chaos Mechanical Entropy Watch

Fiona Kruger Chaos Mechanical Entropy watch features a new movement, Chaos, by Agenhor.

Known for her intricate and exceptional Skull-shaped watches, Fiona Kruger could be called the queen of the skulls. Her watches – in several sizes – attract attention from across any crowded room thanks to the colorful and detailed designs of the open-worked skull that reveals the movement within. Thanks to this collection, which has been…

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Video: Hands On With the New H. Moser & Cie Swiss Alps Minute Repeater Tourbillon

H. Moser & Cie Swiss Alps Minute Repeater Tourbillon.

Earlier this year, H. Moser & Cie unveiled a stunning new minute repeater timepiece in its distinctive cushion-cornered rectangular Swiss Alps watch case. The timepiece, the H. Moser & Cie Swiss Alps Minute Repeater Tourbillon, houses an all-new rectangular movement and is made strictly to order. The watch as seen here is crafted in 18-karat…

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Up Close With The Speake-Marin Vertical Double Tourbillon Openworked

Speake-Marin Double Tourbillon Openworked.

Properly executed, very few horological pieces capture both the artistry and technological prowess of a haute horology Manufacture quite the way an openworked piece does. Being able to craft a highly technical piece of machinery and being able to conceal the inner workings to make the piece largely transparent is a wonder and a joy…

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In Stores: Oris Carl Brashear Chronograph Limited Edition

Oris Carl Brashear Chronograph Limited Edition, powered by the mechanical Caliber 771

Initially announced in Baselworld,  and available in stores now, the  Oris’  second limited edition bronze watch, the Carl Brashear Chronograph is a timepiece that blends great looks, fine mechanics and a cause. The watch is a tribute to  a real American hero, US Naval Master Diver Carl Brashear. Similar to the first watch, which was a…

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Don’t Miss Your Chance To Be A Queen: Marie Antoinette’s Jewels Up For Auction By Sotheby’s

Marie Antoinette's never before seen natural pearl and diamond pendant up for auction.

We don’t typically write about jewelry here, but we know that we have women readers, as well as men, and this article has so much substance, that we couldn’t resist. For the first time ever, jewels owned by Queen Marie Antoinette are up for auction … and for the lucky buyer that could make you a…

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First Review: Frederique Constant Ladies Automatic Collection, Launched With Gwyneth Paltrow

Hands on with one of the Frederique Constant Ladies Automatic Collection, launched last night in London with Gwyneth Paltrow.

 Last night in London, Frederique Constant introduced its all-new Ladies Automatic Collection with its global charity ambassador, actress Gwyneth Paltrow. There are several models in the new series, and for each watch sold, Frederique Constant is donating $50 to Paltrow’s charity of choice: DonorsChoose.org (which supports education and sports for underprivileged children). Frederique Constant has…

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Porsche Design Unveils 1919 Datetimer 70Y Sports Car Limited Edition Watch

Porsche Design 1919 Datetimer Eternity Sports Car 70 Years Limited Edition

Honoring the 70th anniversary of Porsche sports cars, Porsche Design, the design studio established by Ferdinand A. Porsche, unveils the new Porsche Design 1919 Datetimer 70Y Sports Car Limited Edition. The newest timepiece is a special edition to the brand’s 1948 collection, which marks the year that the Porsche 356 made its debut. That car was  the…

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Introducing the Corum Bubble Big Magical Djibril Watch Made With Djibril Cisse, AKA ‘The Lion’

Corum Bubble Big Magical Djibril Cisse (The Lion) watch

Those who know Corum well may be followers of the brand’s pretty upbeat new Bubble collection of watches — with some often done in collaboration with artists and other noteworthy friends of the brand.  Such is the case with the newest Bubble watch. For this creation, the brand joins forces with former soccer great, author…

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Hands On: Tutima Glashutte Saxon One M With Midnight Grey Dial

TrueFacet.com is an online seller of pre-loved and new jewelry and watches.

I seem to have a love affair with German watch brands. There is something special about the clean designs and the unflagging  functionality of top-notch German watch brands. Tutima has all of this, as well as a great value/quality aspect. Additionally, the brand doesn’t need to make a lot of noise about itself. Once you…

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Travel Through Napa Valley With Vacheron Constantin And The Overseas Watches (Slide Show)

acheron Constantin Overseas Ultra-Thin Perpetual Calendar watch ... at The French Laundry in Napa.

Just a couple of years ago, Vacheron Constantin re-vamped and re-introduced its Overseas watch collection — geared  as the perfect timepiece for the world traveler. The brand even hired renowned photographer Steve McCurry to photograph some of the most beautiful places in the world to inspire travelers. The collection  quickly became popular around the world…

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