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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…

Mr. Nobody of Fast 8, The Fate of the Furious, Kurt Russell, Wears Niall Watch

Niall GMT Noir watch as seen in the Fast 8 movie on the wrist of Kurt Russell.

If you  went to the movies this past weekend, you most likely saw Fast 8, or — its real title —  “The Fate of the Furious” movie. In this eighth sequel in the Fast and Furious series, actor Kurt Russell, who plays Mr. Nobody, dons a Niall GMT “Noir” watch to help him track his time around the…

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Christopher Ward C1 Grand Malvern Jumping Hour Watch Review

Christopher Ward C1 Malvern Jumping Hour watch on Milanese mesh bracelet.

British-based watch brand  with workshops in Switzerland, Christopher Ward unveils its newest affordable yet complex timepiece: C1 Grand Malvern Jumping Hour. We have written about Christopher Ward before here, especially when the brand launched the Malvern watches.  Because we have borrowed and worn the Malvern, we know the remarkable value/quality standards this brand offers. The…

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Watch Review: Tutima Elevates German Watchmaking with 90th Anniversary Tempostopp In-House-Made Chronograph Watch

Tutima Tempostopp chronograph with in-house-made caliber is being built in a limited edition of just 90 pieces for the 90th anniversary of the brand.

There are  a lot of exciting new timepieces coming from German watch brand Tutima this year, but none as breathtaking and complex to build as the bi-compax chronograph designed to celebrate the brand’s 90th anniversary: Tempostopp.  Before you get too excited – we have to warn you of the worst thing about this watch: just 90…

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WatchStars Awards for Best “Stars” Go to Rolex, Audemars Piguet, Hermes, Bulgari

WatchStars Award Ceremony took place in Baselworld 2017 and honors watches unveiled at last year's Baselworld.

Last month in Basel, the annual international WatchStars Awards were presented to winning watches in five categories. Honoring “the best watches of the world,” Watchstars gives awards based on 2016 introductions that are in stores now.  Roberta Naas, founder of ATimelyPerspective, is one of the approximately 90 judges from around the world on the panel. Winners gathered for…

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Unveils Bold Color for Men in the Atelier Reverso Watches

Atelier Reverso gets new dials, including Electric Blue.

Expected to be a strong theme throughout the year, color is blooming everywhere in the watch world for both women and men. Jaeger-LeCoultre is fully embracing the concept with three new Atelier Reverso watch dials that are bound to entice.  The Atelier Reverso is the brand’s program designed to enable customers to personalize their Reverso…

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Did Rolex Really Need to Put Gemstones on the Yacht-Master 40?

The Rolex Yacht-Master 40 watch in Everose gold with invisibly set gemstones on the rotating bezel, as seen in Baselworld 2017.

Last night I had the distinct pleasure of joining Chillin’ with Larry Magan, as part of his NightOwlTV program. For 30 minutes, we talked about the Baselworld 2017 exhibit and about a few pretty special watches that were shown there. Larry, a veteran watch and jewelry guy, had a particular affinity for the Rolex Yacht-Master…

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Four Top Dive Watches Unveiled at Baselworld 2017, at Less Than $3,000: Eterna, Oris, Edox, Citizen

Edox Delfin, the Original Water Champion, in new updated diver version.

Today’s active lifestyles are all about exploration and sports. One of the top hobbies, especially in warm weather and tropic environs, is diving. While diving requires a lot of equipment and can be a bit costly, it can also be affordable. Imagine diving the incredibly beautiful yet super affordable Bali, for instance. That may well…

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Hermes Slim d’Hermes L’Heure Impatiente Watch Impatiently Counts Down The Minutes Until A Set Meeting

Hermes Slim d'Hermes L'Heure Impatiente, created by Agenhor and Hermes

Have something important you have to do? Some place exciting you have to be? Hermes has developed a watch that counts down the minutes in the hour before that set time — chiming a tone at the exact minute of the Rendezvous. The Slim d’Hermes L’Heure Impatiente watch, lovingly referred to as the Impatient Hour…

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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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