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Dubai Watch Week

Last week we wrote about the upcoming WatchTime New York show, beginning this Firayd the 22nd of October at Gotham Hall and running throughout the weekend. At this year’s edition, dozens of watch brands are participating in person and a host of panel discussions will take place. In fact, I will be speaking on one…

Watch Brands Exhibiting In Person At Couture Show In Vegas

Couture Show 2021

Well, it is finally happening. An actual in-person jewelry and watch show is taking place next month in Las Vegas. The Couture Show, typically held in late May/early June and postponed last year and earlier this year due to the pandemic, is opening its doors from August 24 through the 26th — with more than…

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Why Panerai’s Jimmy Chin Watch Will Be A Collector Piece In Short Time

Panerai Submersible Chrono Jimmy Chin watch

If you don’t know the name Jimmy Chin, you soon will. This alpinist mountain climber, National Geographic photographer and Award-winning movie maker is quietly making his way to becoming a household name, especially amongst adventurers. He co-produced the movie Meru in 2015, followed several years later by the movie Free Solo — capturing the without-ropes…

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Bulova And Veteran Watch Journalist Roberta Naas Talk About Watches, Collecting And More

Bulova is headquartered in the Empire State Building

Bulova has a long and storied past in watchmaking, particularly in the United States, where it was founded. Over the years, the brand has morphed and evolved, like all brands, and today it is all about recalling its past but with a true vision toward the future. The brand remains dedicated to its famed “Bulova…

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Tonino Lamborghini Race-Inspired Watches Now Available In The USA

Tonino Lamborghini Spyder Chronograph.

This year, 2021, marks the 40th anniversary of Tonino Lamborghini S.p.A.  Style and Accessories company. It was started by second-generation of the Lamborghini dynasty, Tonino Lamborghini, when he was looking to create newly designed products that embraced the spirit of Italian design and boasted the Lamborghini family story. The luxury company created sunglasses, leather goods,…

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Collective Horology, Urwerk And The Intrepid Museum Launch Space-Age Watch

URWERK UR-100V P.02 collector’s  watch

These days, everyone seems to be focused on watch collecting – at least in the watch collecting world. We regularly hear about how hot the collecting market is, as well as the vintage, Certified Pre-owned and auction market. Generally, we also hear a lot about Red Bar Crew – a highly prevalent watch collecting group…

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Super Mario Becomes Hero On Dial Of New TAG Heuer Limited Edition Watch

TAG Heuer x Super Mario Limited Edition watch

Swiss watch brand TAG Heuer has joined in a “long-term’ collaboration with Nintendo and today the two launch the TAG Heuer x Super Mario Limited Edition watch. For TAG Heuer, the goal is to further the brand’s already strong Connected Technology. It was just about five years ago that TAG Heuer really went full-speed ahead with…

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A Closer Look At Only Watch 2021 Charity Auction Line-Up: Things Are Coming Up Orange

Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathoms watch for Only Watch 2021

Just recently, Only Watch 2021 announced its dates and began sharing some of the news about the unique timepieces being made, and donated, by the 54 participating brands. Only Watch happens once every other year and is the largest charity auction event for timepieces, with more than 70 million Euros raised since its inception in…

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A. Lange &  Sohn Unveils Newest Handwerkskunst Cabaret Tourbillon

A. Lange & Sohne Cabaret Tourbillon Handwerkskunst

German watch brand A. Lange & Sohne is known for its superb watchmaking prowess, but every once in a while, it dazzles its collector followers with a specially made extravagant fine art  piece. Such is the case with the all-new  Cabaret Tourbillon Handwerkskunst. By utilizing rare and traditional techniques, such as enameling and engraving, the…

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Jacob  & Co. Unveils $600,000 Alec Monopoly Collaboration Watch

Jacob & Co. Astronomia Tourbillon Alec Monopoly watch.

Recently, Jacob & Co. announced a partnership with graffiti artist Alec Monopoly. Monopoly previously had a partnership with TAG Heuer, so he is no stranger to the watch world.  This first collaborative effort with Jacob & Co. if the fruit of great co-mingling, with the result being a highly colorful art piece based on Jacob…

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