Medina Spirit Wins 147th Kentucky Derby, Timed By Longines

Longines timed the 147th Kentucky Derby.

This past weekend, the 147th Kentucky Derby, also known as the most exciting two minutes in sports, provided a host of excitement both in person at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky (where more than 50,000 people attended), and on television. The longest-running sporting event in the United States dates back to 1875, and is one of…

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Introducing The Tutima Flieger Slate Grey Pilot Watch

Tutima Flieger Slate Grey pilot watch

When a watch brand does something right, they should continue in that realm and this is precisely what German brand Tutima does when it comes to pilot watches. Every time this brand unveils a new Tutima Flieger watch, it checks all the boxes with the earmarks of a solid pilot’s watch. The same is true…

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Actress Julia Roberts Dances For Joy For Chopard Happy Sport Campaign

Julia Roberts, Chopard

The Happy Diamonds collection of watches and jewelry from Chopard is an icon. When the brand first created watches with free-floating diamonds between the dial and the outer sapphire crystal, it could not have known that it was launching a legend. However, this incredible design with diamonds set free has become a symbol of joy,…

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A. Lange & Sohne Talks About Women In Connoisseur Conversations

A. Lange & Sohne Connoisseur Conversations

During the recent Watches & Wonders Geneva 2021 digital exhibition, visitors were treated to some sensory overload presentations. Some were live, others had been pre-recorded and others were open discussions. A lot of videos had also been prepared and were launched. Not every aspect of the week-long show was perfect and there were some technical…

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An In-Depth Look At The Patek Philippe In-Line Perpetual Calendar, Ref. 5236P

Patek Philippe Ref. 5236P in-line perpetual calendar watch, Watches & Wonders 2021

By Nancy Olson There’s a lot to get excited about when it comes to Patek Philippe’s just-introduced timepieces, but my clear favorite is the In-line Perpetual Calendar, Ref. 5236P-001. Not only is it the latest in the company’s serious history in producing notable calendar watches, it is also the venerable Swiss brand’s first wristwatch displaying…

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A Closer Look At Rolex Explorer, Datejust And Daytona 2021 Watches

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona with palm fronds dial.

By Nancy Olson Back in the day, when the spring watch fairs were face-to-face, Rolex was always one of the hottest tickets in town at BaselWorld, with devoted fans, journalists and jewelers in queue to see the latest innovations. Well, some things have changed, but watch aficionados were still waiting with high anticipation to see what…

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