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MB&F HM7 Aquapod Platinum Red

It was in 2017 that MB&F unveiled its first HM 7 Aquapod (jellyfish) watch in Titanium Blue that wowed the world . Later variations included Red Gold and Titanium Green variants. Now, the brand unveils this limited edition (25 pieces) horological machine: HM7 Aquapod Platinum Red and it is boldly beautiful.  Blue and green certainly make…

Bell & Ross Extends F1 Renault Racing Involvement, Unveils BR-X1 RS17 Chronograph Watches

Bell & Ross BR RS17 Chronograph trilogy unveiled at Baselworld 2017

Cars and watches — they just have so much synergy that it is difficult to not make a watch inspired by the auto-racing world if you are a top watch brand. Such is the  case with Bell &Ross,  the official watch partner of the Renault Sport Formula One Team, which now expands its collaboration with…

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Rare Old Vatted Glenlivet 1862 Sealed Inside The Whiskey Watch by Louis Moinet, Wealth Solutions

The Louis Moinet Whiskey Watch features a tiny capsule of rare Vatted Glenlivet 1862 whiskey, visible at 3:00 on the dial.

This won’t be the first watch someone may rather drink than wear. This weekend at the Singapore Yacht Show, Wealth Solutions and Louis Moinet Swiss watch brand unveiled The Whiskey Watch – with tiny droplets of the oldest whiskey in the world tucked inside a miniature tube and placed beneath a crystal at 3:00 on…

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Paul Forrest Unveils Heart’s Passion Jewelry Powered by a Watch Movement

Paul Forrest Heart's Passion pendant is powered by a mechanical Swiss-made watch movement with patented complication.

There is jewelry and then there is jewelry.  Let’s face it, we are all taken by diamonds and gemstones, but sometimes a special design or concept captures our eyes and our hearts. Such is the case with the new jewelry unveiled by the new brand, Paul Forrest Co. The jewelry, which in its first rendition…

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Baselworld 2017 By the Numbers; And The Good, Bad, Ugly and Bright of the Show

Well the dust has settled so to speak on Baselworld 2017. I like to wait a week before I write my wrap-ups because it takes some time to reflect back on the eight-day marathon of endurance and excitement. This year’s Baselworld was an interesting one from many perspectives. Here, we bring you the low-down on…

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Oil Rigs for the Wrist? Meet the Ulysse Nardin North Sea Minute Repeater

Ulysse Nardin North Sea Minute Repeater

A few years ago I remember being blown away by a watch I saw that featured an oil rig on its dial. Not just any oil rig, but an automaton, as well. Now, Ulysse Nardin unveils a watch with an alluring, incredibly large 18-karat gold oil rig smack in the middle of the dial of…

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Bremont FA-UX Dive Watch with Shark Recognition Technology

Bremont FA-UX dive watch with shark detection ... British humor on April Fool's Day

In its newest ad for the Bremont FA-UX Dive watch with shark recognition technology, Bremont puts reality to the test.  The ad reads: “A Diving Watch with Unique Shark Recognition Technology.” The watch depicted in the images features a green dot at 6:00 denoting safe waters, while another images shows the dot in red —…

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Storage Wars: Winning USB Keys from Baselworld 2017

Storage Wars winners Baselworld 2017: Louis Moinet, MB&F, Manufacture Royale.

This year marks the fifth year we have written about our favorite USB keys dispensed by brands at the top shows. Earlier in the year we brought you a look at the winning storage sticks from the January SIHH exhibition. Now, we take a look at the winners of the Baselworld 2017 exhibition. Because most of…

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Five Fabulous Women’s Watches at Baselworld 2017 (slideshow)

Corum Golden Bridge Round

As noted time and again, sorry men, but women’s watches are a hot topic. This year, so many brands are unveiling new mechanical watches for women as well as opulent and luxurious watches, and even some every-day wearable pieces that offer color and a sense of style.  We plan to bring you a close-up look…

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Faberge’ Unveils Revolutionary Visionnaire Chronograph, Pre-Baselworld 2017

Faberge Visionnaire Chronograph

  It’s no secret that the House of Faberge has pulled out all the stops with its inventive timepieces – often turning to designers and master minds outside of the House for added technical mastery. In fact, since its revival on the scene, the brand regularly turns to he master mind Jean-Marc Wiederrecht of Agenhor…

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Up Close with the Louis Moinet Metropolis Watch (Review)

Louis Moinet Metropolis in steel retails for about CHF 10,900

In the development and planning of haute horology and the blue printing of architectural structures, many similarities can be found. Fundamental components such as space, interplay of lighting, materials, etc all come into play. With the development of the striking Louis Monet Metropolis watch (first seen at SIHH and now at Baselworld 2017), the master…

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