Omega Vs  Panerai: A Race to the Finish

America's Cup 2021, Omega and America's cup

With the pandemic keeping everyone locked inside, it’s hard to imagine that the America’s Cup sailing races are taking place right now in the waters off New Zealand. This is the final weekend of racing and right now it is Omega against Panerai. Sort of.  Omega is the Official Timekeeper of the America’s Cup and…

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New Cartier Love Book Shines Light On Aldo Cipullo, 1970’s And Love

Cartier Cipullo book

So many lovers of jewelry are familiar with the now iconic Love bracelet from Cartier, with its screw setting and simple message that was released in the early 1970’s. So, too, are they  familiar with the other legendary 1970’s line, “Nail,” that Cartier relaunched in 2012 under the Just un Clous name (French for “just…

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A Closer Look At Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Skelet-Ones

Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Skelet-Ones

By Nancy Olson If you’re looking for a shot of spring in your choice of timepiece, the new Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Skelet-Ones will fill the bill. These limited edition timepieces—in three variations comprising just 28 pieces each—have all the gravitas we’ve come to expect from this La Chaux-de-Fonds maison, but with a touch of…

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Meet The New Grand Seiko ‘Nature Of Time’ Heritage Watches

Grand Seiko Heritage Collection Seiko 140th Anniversary Limited Edition

By Nancy Olson Two new Grand Seiko Heritage models have recently been introduced and while their looks are quite different, they share a spiritual connection that speaks to nature, the essence of time and the vision of Seiko founder Kintaro Hattori. Both are driven by the Hi-Beat automatic Caliber 9SA5, and both feature the distinctive…

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Jaeger-LeCoultre Celebrates 90 Years Of Reverso With New Book

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso book

Late last year, Jaeger-LeCoultre unveiled the very first of its Tribute watches designed to celebrate the 90th anniversary of one of the most iconic watches of all time: Reverso. Now, just before it kicks off the year with a host of incredibly exciting Reverso watches, the brand releases a tribute book: Reverso. Published by Assouline,…

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A Closer Look At The IWC Flieger Chronograph Tribute To 3705 Watch

IWC Pilot Watch Tribute to 3705

IWC Schaffhausen is perhaps best known to the world for its pilot watches. Since the 1930’s, it has introduced a host of Flieger and Mark watches that have earned the brand a great distinction. Now, IWC unveils the Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Edition “Tribute to 3705” watch that pays homage to the 1994 iconic black Flieger…

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