Interviews with celebrities, watch brand ambassadors and watch brand executives.

Tennis Star Stan Wawrinka Looks Cold Outside Audemars Piguet Workshops

Tennis star Stan Wawrinka visits Audemars Piguet in Le Brassus, Switzerland.

Recently tennis star — world number 9 — Stan Wawrinka visited the Audemars Piguet workshops in Le Brassus, cradle of Swiss watchmaking, He has been a long-time brand ambassador for Audemars Piguet, so the visit to the workshops seemed fitting — especially since he is still off the courts recovering from a knee injury. Wawrinka…

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Ritmo Mundo Releases ‘Realty-Check’ Open Letter to Watch World: OMG, Shut Up

Ritmo Munder, creator of the Ritmo Mundo Racer, issues open letter to the watch world: OMG. Shut Up

In a candid letter this weekend, Ritmo Mundo, a relatively young but established brand, issued a refreshing letter about what the brand is and is not. Entitled “OMG, Shut Up.” the letter pretty much calls out on the carpet big brands, retailers and even bloggers. Kudos to them –because much of what they say herein…

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Interview with Golf Legend Jack Nicklaus, Rolex Brand Ambassador

Jack Nicklaus, the Golden Bear, at the President's Cup 2017.

Yesterday marked the end of the  inaugural Rolex Series in the golf world, which concluded at the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. It was won by Rolex brand ambassador Jon Rahm. Beginning earlier this year, Rolex announced the Rolex Series, comprised of eight tournaments in top golf locations around the world.  The move further positions the…

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A Close Look at the Agenhor Carpe Diem Clock For Tomorrow’s Only Watch 2017 Auction

Called Carpe Diem, the table clock houses an Agenhor AgenGraphe® movement -- and is a unique piece for Only Watch 2017.

At 2:30 pm Geneva time tomorrow, the 2017 Only Watch auction takes place.  This seventh edition of the charity auction to benefit muscular dystrophy witnesses 49 one-of-a-kind timepieces going up for sale.  You can see all of the timepieces going up for sale via our two previous slide shows here and here. While all of the…

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Luxury Daily Hosts Panel: Women in a Male-Dominated Watch World

Luxury Daily's Women in Luxury Conference. The panelists for the Watch discussion (Women in a male-dominated world) include (left to right) Sarah Zaouk, Baume & Mercier, Sara Orlando of WatchTime Magazine, Roberta Naas, moderator, founder of ATimelyPerspective.com, Rebecca Fisher of the Real Real, Sharon Buntain of Montblanc.

Recently, I had the distinct pleasure of moderating a panel for Luxury Daily’s full-day conference (held at UBS bank in mid-town Manhattan):  Women in Luxury.  With more than 100 businesswomen and men speaking about women in cars, watches, finance, it was an incredible day. The panel I was in charge of, naturally, was watches, and more to the…

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Famed Auto Designer Peter Brock (Cobra Daytona Coupe and Corvette Sting Ray) Teams with Baume & Mercier for new Clifton Club Shelby® Cobra Watches – In Stores Now

Peter Brock in front of his own Shelby Cobra(R) Daytona Coupe, which he designed and which hit record speeds at Lemans in 1964 and won international acclaim, as well as taking the GT win at 1965 FIA Championships. (Photo: R. Naas)

In 2015, Baume & Mercier did something no one could have expected from this brand. It entered into a partnership with the Carroll Shelby Company and launched a very exclusive collection of Shelby Cobra® watches that were destined to steal hearts around the globe. Each year since, the brand has unveiled new timepieces inspired by…

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