Oris Helps Clean Up New York Harbor, Backs Billion Oyster Project With Limited Edition Aquis

Oris New York Harbor Limited Edition watch

Over the course of a  couple of days in New York City, Swiss independent watch brand Oris made an impact. The brand, a champion of grassroots level initiatives around the world and a supporter of sustainable projects, unveiled its New York Harbor Limited Edition watch in support of the non-profit Billion Oyster Project, whose goal…

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Happening Now: IWC, Bonhams  Auction Toto Wolff X Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Big Pilot’s Watch

IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar “Toto Wolff x Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One™ Team”

The last piece of the 100-piece limited-edition IWC Big Pilot’s Watch Perpetual Calendar “Toto Wolff x Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One™ Team” is up for auction now – with proceeds going for a charitable cause.  The series, launched to honor Toto Wolff, CEO of the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula 1 Team and his exceptional leadership, is entirely…

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IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Is Hot in Bronze  

IWC Pilot’s Watch Chronograph 41 in bronze

We all know that bronze watches have become somewhat of a status symbol these days as collectors vie for the newest bronze watches that develop their own patina over time – making each one unique. Now, IWC  unveils its all new Pilot’s Watch Chronograph 41 in bronze with a blue dial and gold-plated hands. The…

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TAG Heuer, Rolex, IWC, And Other Watch Brands Roar To The Win At Miami Formula 1 Grand Prix

Max Verstappen won the first-ever F1 Miami race.

It was a heated race at the inaugural Miami Grand Prix yesterday, when Max Verstappen of Red Bull came in number 1, ahead of championship leader Charles Leclerc of Ferrari. Verstappen’s victory was the result of fast and precise driving. He passed Leclerc on the ninth lap and maintained that advantage throughout the rest of…

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What Shock Resistance Really Means In Watches

IWC Shock Absorber XPL

As people lead more active lifestyles, shock resistance has to come into play with top watches. As such, certain watch brands are creating timepieces that are ever more resilient and can withstand the shock of being dropped or otherwise being subjected to outside forces. In order for a watch to be shock resistant, the movement, and…

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A Look At The Roots Of IWC’s Pilot’s Watch Collections

IWC Big Pilot's Watch Top Gun Edition "Mojave Desert."

For nearly a century, IWC Schaffhausen has been creating pilot’s watches of substance. In fact, the brand created its first pilot’s watch in the 1930’s and was the first watch company to conquer the issue of magnetism while in flight, developing a soft iron inner case to surround the movement. Since then, the brand has…

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