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Elvis Presley Ebel watch

Once owed by Elvis Presley, this solid gold and diamond-accented Ebel watch is up for sale for a mere $498,000 by M.S. Rau. The watch, which Presley later gifted to his friend and backup singer J.D. Sumner (complete with inscription on the back)  will be on display in New York at the upcoming  New York…

Watch Lovers Won’t Want To Miss Dubai Watch Week Starting November 16, 2017

Dubai Watch Week 2017 will carry a theme of Classic and Contemporary.

The Dubai Watch Week 2017 Creative Hub is marks the third annual event which is open to the public and designed to be informative, educational and product oriented. From creative workshops to new product launches, panel discussions on subjects ranging from spotting counterfeit watches to building a watch wardrobe and more, Dubai Watch Week promises…

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Women’s Special Edition Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Sonatina Watches

The Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous Sonatina watches are powered by automatic calibers and are created by hand.

Jaeger-LeCoultre has long been involved in the world of film. The brand regularly sponsors and partners with Film Festivals around the world. Sometimes, too, the brand unveils special timepieces in celebration of that relationship. Such is the case with three recently unveiled Limited Edition Jaeger-LeCoultre Rendez-Vous watches for women. These stunning watches (created in honor…

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H. Moser & CIE Gifts Funky Blue Guitar to Adam Clayton U2 Guitarist

Swiss watch brand H. Moser  & Cie is known for releasing some pretty impressive-  and often colorful — watches. Recently, the brand showed off its Fume’ blue dial (and also a fume’ green dial) — that was the inspiration behind a new bass guitar for U2 bassist (and co-founder of the brand) Adam Clayton. Like the…

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Top Six Complicated Watches of 2017; Our Picks for GPHG Mechanical Exception Watches

Armin Strom Mirrored Force Resonance, GPHG 2017

With GPHG Awards taking place on Wednesday, we are wrapping up our coverage with the Mechanical Exception category. The pieces found in this category check all the boxes for horological geekdom. The category requirements looks for a special mechanism such as an unique display, striking component, a belt driven movement, or other innovations in the…

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Luxury Daily Hosts Panel: Women in a Male-Dominated Watch World

Luxury Daily's Women in Luxury Conference. The panelists for the Watch discussion (Women in a male-dominated world) include (left to right) Sarah Zaouk, Baume & Mercier, Sara Orlando of WatchTime Magazine, Roberta Naas, moderator, founder of ATimelyPerspective.com, Rebecca Fisher of the Real Real, Sharon Buntain of Montblanc.

Recently, I had the distinct pleasure of moderating a panel for Luxury Daily’s full-day conference (held at UBS bank in mid-town Manhattan):  Women in Luxury.  With more than 100 businesswomen and men speaking about women in cars, watches, finance, it was an incredible day. The panel I was in charge of, naturally, was watches, and more to the…

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Seiko Prospex Challenge 2017 Makes Waves in NY with Fabien Cousteau

Fabien Cousteau talks about Seiko and the Seiko Prospex watch during the event.

Recently in New York City, Seiko and the Prospex Challenge 2017 exhibit made a real splash. Focusing on Seiko Prospex dive watches throughout the years, the exhibit opened with a wave of enthusiasm, and even attracted Fabien Cousteau. In 1965 Seiko launched its very first divers watch. Since then, Seiko has continued to grow as…

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Longines To Be Official Timekeeper of Breeders’ Cup World Championships

The Longines Master Collection blue dial is the Official Watch of The Breeders' Cup World Championships. This 42-mm steel model features a sunray blue dial. It is powered by an automatic L888 caliber.

With a long involvement in the equestrian world, ad as the Official Timekeeper of a host of equestrian events around the globe (including the famed Kentucky Derby), Longines will be highly visible this weekend in San Diego as the Official Partner, Timekeeper and Watch of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, a thoroughbred event. The Breeders’…

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Montblanc Brings 18 Serpents to Life with Boheme ExoTourbillion Watch

Montblanc Boheme Exotouqbillon watch for women.

Ok men, this one is for the women so eat your heart out.  Jus recently, Montblanc unveiled the newest complicated Exotouqbillon watch — and it is geared for women. In fact, it is part of the Boheme collection that was first launched three years ago in 2014, and that has quickly taken female hearts by…

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How Black Watches Get Their Black Color (PVD, DLC, Ceramic)

Black watches get their color from a variety of processes, including DLC, PVD and ceramic or alloys made in black.

Happy Halloween. Typically this is a day we take a look at skull watches, skeleton watches, or serpent watches. However, we opted for a different tact this year — a close up look at how black watches get their black color. As an educational piece, this topic is timeless and is one we answer questions…

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