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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…

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift For Him Or Her

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso

Forget the candy and the over-priced dinner — maybe even the flowers. This year if you are looking for the perfect Valentine’s gift for the woman in your life — look no further than your wrist. Make her a nice candle-light dinner at home and slip a gorgeous and iconic Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso watch on her…

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Hands On/Video: Oris Carysfort Reef Limited Edition 18K Gold Watch Benefitting Coral Restoration Foundation

Oris Carysfort Reef Limited Edition watch

This past weekend at the Ocean Reef Club’s All Charities Weekend,  a special numbered-edition of the all-new Oris Carysfort Reef Limited Edition 18-karat gold watch was included in the event’s auctions in an effort to benefit the Coral Restoration Foundation’s efforts to restore the Carysfort coral reef. (The #2 watch will be auctioned at another…

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Why Corum Could Exist With Only The Golden Bridge Watch Line, But Why Would It Want To?

Corum Golden Bridge, Vincent Calabrese

Ever look at a brand and see so much diversity in creation that you feel as though the brand needs every collection to continue its successful path? I have. I was thinking just the other day about how Corum – a relatively young brand in the watchmaking world having just been founded in the 20th century…

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Inside the $225,000 Oscars Swag Bag — Why The Rich Celebs Get Richer

Oscar swag bag 2020

Not only do the Oscar nominees get paid enormous sums for their acting abilities, but  also they get about a quarter-of-a-million dollars worth of swag in the week leading up to the Oscars. This Sunday night at the Dolby Theater, nominees, presenters and others come together to honor Hollwood’s finest. As has been tradition, if…

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Tennis Legend Novak Djokovic, Seiko Brand Ambassador, Wins 8th Austrailian Open

Tennis legend Novak Djokovic is also a Seiko brand ambassador

This past Sunday, tennis legend Novak Djokovic won the Australian Open for the eighth time — bringing his total Grand Slam wins to an incredible 17.   A Seiko brand ambassador for the past six years, with his own eponymous Seiko Astron GPS Solar line of watches, Djokovic is proud of his heritage. As such,…

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Hands On: Muse Swiss Art Watches

Muse Swiss Art watch

By Steve Huyton Muse Swiss Art Watches isn’t just a generic watch brand that creates mediocre time instruments. Their watches are more of an artistic statement powered by a mechanical heart. Essentially, the overall concept of Muse Swiss Art Watches is functional time instruments that also have a decorative appearance. Within the Muse Swiss Art…

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Horological Society Of New York Unveils Vintage Watch And Clock Exhibit

HSNY clock exhibition

Always trying to mix things up a bit, and attract new watch aficionados to the horological pastime, the Horological Society of New York (HSNY) has added a new concept to its offices: an on-loan exhibit with more than 45 items illustrating horology’s rich history. From clocks to portable pocket sundials, tools and other instruments to…

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First Impressions Of The New Omega Constellation Collection For Men

Omega watches, Omega Constellation

New for 2020 from Swiss watch brand Omega is the fifth generation of Constellation watches for men.  The series includes 26 new models, all sized at 39 mm. Each watch is crafted in either 18K yellow gold, or in 18K Sedna™ gold, stainless steel, or a combination of gold and stainless steel. Additionally, each watch holds…

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Introducing The $167,000 MB&F Legacy Machine Perpetual Yellow Gold

MB&F Legacy Machine Perpetual Yellow Gold

  It was five years ago in 2015 that independent watch brand MB&F introduced the Legacy Machine Perpetual  — reinventing the perpetual calendar system and wowing watch collectors globally. In fact, it won the GPHG Best Calendar award in 2016. Since then, the watch has been created in 18-karat 5N rose gold, platinum, 18-karat white…

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Ernst Benz Watch And ’74 Bronco Sell For $650,000 At Barrett-Jackson Auction

ernst benz, bronco

Swiss watch brand Ernst Benz has been involved in the world of auto sports and aviation for some time now. Now, the brand was inspired by another effort to support: The Ryan Blaney Family Foundation. Founded by professional race car driver Ryan Blaney, who drives for Team Penske, The Ryan Blaney Family Foundation supports the Alzheimer’s…

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