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Earlier this year,  I had the great opportunity to go hands on with an all-new watch line being launched by Detroit-based Shinola. Called Detrola, the new line is  highly affordable and decidedly trendy.   Years ago, when Tom Kartsotis (who founded Fossil and later Shinola) was searching trademarks for Shinola (Shinola officially launched in 2013),…

Interview: Henrik Lundqvist, Hockey Star and TAG Heuer Brand Ambassador

Henrik Lundqvist is a brand ambassador for TAG Heuer and part of the brand's "Don't Crack Under Pressure" campaign. (Photo courtesy of TAG Heuer)

 Recently,  I had the good fortune of interviewing NHL hockey player Henrik Lundqvist for Watch Journal Magazine. You can read the interview in its entirety there. However, here we bring you a quick excerpt for a little taste of time, TAG Heuer and sports. Olympic record setter, multi-award winning star NHL hockey player, Henrik Lundqvist…

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Tutima Racing Yacht and Tutima M2 SevenSeas Watches Sail Northern Europe

Tutima M2 Seven Seas watches with Kevlar strap or titanium bracelet.

It’s been a wild and wonderful summer for Tutima, a brand committed to several sports, including sailing. In fact, the brand has had its own Tutima  racing yacht since 2009. What’s even cooler about that is the fact that the DK46 racing cruiser is manned by an all-female crew headed by a Hamburg, Germany-based skipper. This past couple of weeks…

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Understanding the Thread Between Montblanc, TimeWalker and The Goodwood Festival

The new Montblanc TimeWalker Chronograph Automatic as unveiled at Goodwood Festival of Speed

If you are a vintage car lover, or a connoisseur of vintage auto rallies, then you know full well about Goodwood Festival of Speed – held earlier this year in England. You should also know about Montblanc, its TimeWalker line and Davide Cerrato, the man behind the TimeWalker design (and previously the designer behind the…

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Carl F. Bucherer Stars In Charlize Theron Movie ‘Atomic Blonde’

Charlize Theron attends the 'Atomic Blonde' - World Premiere at Stage Theater on July 17, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. (PPR/Franziska Krug/Getty Images for Carl F. Bucherer)

Carl F. Bucherer has had a successful interaction in the world of film and now takes the next step — a starring role in the Charlize Theron movie Atomic Blonde, which also stars James McAvoy, John Goodman, Sofia Boutella, and Til Schweiger. Just last week in Berlin, Theron and other Hollywood stars, including director of Atomic Blonde…

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George Clooney and Buzz Aldrin Star in “Starmen” Movie By Omega Watches

George Clooney and Buzz Aldrin star in Omega movie, "Starment"

It isn’t every day that one gets to meet the man who was his hero growing up. However, that is exactly what happened when actor George Clooney recently met his childhood idol, astronaut Buzz Aldrin — one of the first men ever to walk on the moon. The occasion: the making of a documentary Omega has produced…

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Carl F. Bucherer Works to Save the Manta Rays with Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust Watch

Reef Manta Ray, Manta alfredi, Dhiggaru Kandu, Ari Atoll, Maldives © Guy Stevens, Manta Trust 2015

We love watch brands that recognize and support conservation efforts that are vital to our changing world. Being at the ocean regularly makes me keenly aware of the beauty and benefit of the seas to mankind, and of our depletion of marine life. That’s why we are happy to witness the efforts of independent Swiss…

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RJ-Romain Jerome Teams with Pokemon for Tourbillon Pikachu Watch, Pika, Pika

RJ-Romain Jerome teams with Pokemon Corporation International for the newest To PK Pikachu tourbillon watch.

The creativity that stems from Romain Jerome watch brand never ceases to amaze us. This brand simply does not get the attention it deserves. We love the thought process and designs from Romain Jerome. Today we bring you the playful side of the brand. In the newest collaboration between R.J-Romain Jerome and the Pokemon Company International, the brand unveils a…

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Review: A Closer Look at the Vacheron Constantin Métiers d’Art Villes Lumières: Cities of Light On the Wrist

Vacheron Constantin Metiers d’Art Villes Lumieres Beijing

  The new Metiers d’Art Villes Lumieres collection from Vacheron Constantin is a new series of watches whose dials feature nocturnal portraits of great cities from an aerial view. The dials of these watches are created using  a fusion of two eclectic art mediums, Grand Feu champleve enameling and hand applied precious powder, a technique…

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Spotted: Urwerk On Wrist of Robert Downey Jr. in Spider-Man: Homecoming

Robert Downey Jr. plays Iron Man in Spider-Man: Homecoming -- wearing an Urwerk watch.

One of the season’s top movies,  Spider-Man: Homecoming,  has  a star above and beyond  Peter Parker/Spider-Man (played by Tom Holland) and: Robert Downey Jr.  who plays Tony Stark. Robert Downey Jr. has played Iron Man for about a decade. For his role in the Spider-Man: Homecoming movie, he personally requested the Urwerk UR 110 rose gold watch.…

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