Mido Unveils Baroncelli Big Date To Celebrate 100 Years

Mido Automatic Baroncelli Big Date watch on the wrist offers simple elegance.

In 2018, MIDO celebrates its 100th anniversary by continuing along the path set out by founder Georges Schaeren. Through the introduction of numerous exceptional new timepieces, MIDO reaffirms the values punctuated by the brand: timeless design, quality materials and technical innovation. In honor of this hallmark year, Mido unveils the the  Baroncelli Big Date. After…

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Hands On With A Watch That Could Save Your Life: North Eagles H2S Detector Watch

North Eagles H2S Professional Gas Detector watch detects deadly gas and warns the wearer.

Last week on my Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com, I introduced a timepiece that — if you are in the oil and gas industry — could save your life. Now, I go hands-on with the North Eagles H2S Professional Gas Detector watch. The watch, created by North Eagles Swiss brand that has been making watches for the…

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The Changing World of Luxury Retailing And Second-Hand Watches, And Why I Joined The TrueFacet.com Team

Not too long ago, I signed on as Executive Editor of The Loupe, the watch blog for TrueFacet.com (in addition to continuing with certain of my other roles). TrueFacet.com is an online marketplace for second-hand and vintage watches and jewelry, as well as operating a boutique division that offers new watches and jewelry for sale.…

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Breaking News: Fiona Kruger Moves From Skulls To Chaos With New Chaos Mechanical Entropy Watch

Fiona Kruger Chaos Mechanical Entropy watch features a new movement, Chaos, by Agenhor.

Known for her intricate and exceptional Skull-shaped watches, Fiona Kruger could be called the queen of the skulls. Her watches – in several sizes – attract attention from across any crowded room thanks to the colorful and detailed designs of the open-worked skull that reveals the movement within. Thanks to this collection, which has been…

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Introducing the Corum Bubble Big Magical Djibril Watch Made With Djibril Cisse, AKA ‘The Lion’

Corum Bubble Big Magical Djibril Cisse (The Lion) watch

Those who know Corum well may be followers of the brand’s pretty upbeat new Bubble collection of watches — with some often done in collaboration with artists and other noteworthy friends of the brand.  Such is the case with the newest Bubble watch. For this creation, the brand joins forces with former soccer great, author…

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Video Demonstration of Panerai’s Interchangeable Straps for the Panerai Luminor Due Watches

Interchangeable straps on the new Luminor Panerai Due collection.

This is definitely the year of versatility and choice in the watch industry, with many brands unveiling interchangeable straps with simple-change systems. Interestingly enough, Panerai is one such brand. For its all-new Panerai Luminor Due Collection, the brand releases a quick change system. The new Luminor Due watches are created in 38mm, 42mm, or 45mm…

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