Fast Focus: Meet the New Shinola Jackie Robinson Watch

The Shinola Jackie Robinson watch is made in a limited edition and sold in a set.

Just recently, Shinola unveiled its fifth watch in the brand’s Great Americans series: a limited edition Jackie Robinson timepiece. Here we  bring you a quick look at the Shinola Jackie Robinson watch. This watch is part of series the brand creates of limited-edition watches that honors individuals who have made a mark on American history. Jackie Robinson was the first…

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Valentin Piaget, Who Led the Piaget Ultra-Thin Watch Development and Advanced Women’s Watches, Dies

The creation of the ultra-slim movements by Piaget enabled Valentin Piaget to develop a range of slim watches.

Valentin Piaget, the grandson of Piaget founder Georges-Edouard Piaget, has passed away at the age of 94. This third-generation visionary in the watch world is the man responsible for pursuing the making of ultra-thin movements — an arena Piaget pioneered in the 1950’s and in which it has held a leadership role ever since. Brothers…

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3 Reasons to Love the Omega 1957 Vintage-Inspired Watches: Speedmaster, Railmaster, Seamaster

The new Omega 1957 Speedmaster is a near-consistent replica of the original.

  It’s no secret that vintage watches are all the rage. It is no surprise, either. During difficult geo-politicalt times, people and companies often take a retrospective look at their pasts.  This year, Omega does exactly that. It looks back to the year 1957, when Elvis became King, the Russians launched Sputnik 2 and the Frisbee…

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Armin Strom Offers ‘Configurate/Share/Win’ Contest for Personalized Watch, and the Pros/Cons of the Armin Strom Watch Configurator

Armin Strom Watch Configurator lets you build your own watch.

Armin Strom, whose revolutionary Mirrored Force Resonance watch recently won the prestigious International Red Dot Award, is taking the world by storm with its newest concept in buying a watch: the Watch Configurator. We wrote about the Watch Configurator here, before, but now we have had a chance to try it out first hand. Even better,…

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Hublot Partnership with Black Jaguar White Tiger Foundation Celebrates the Big Cats Earth Day and Always

Hublot offers three watches in its first collection to benefit the Black Jaguar White Tiger Foundation.

Today is Earth Day, a great time to celebrate the bounties of our planet, and to consider conserving and preserving them. That is exactly what Hublot is doing with its Black Jaguar White Tiger Foundation association. The Foundation is responsible for preserving multiple big cat species, in order to transmit a message of care and respect to all…

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Mr. Nobody of Fast 8, The Fate of the Furious, Kurt Russell, Wears Niall Watch

Niall GMT Noir watch as seen in the Fast 8 movie on the wrist of Kurt Russell.

If you  went to the movies this past weekend, you most likely saw Fast 8, or — its real title —  “The Fate of the Furious” movie. In this eighth sequel in the Fast and Furious series, actor Kurt Russell, who plays Mr. Nobody, dons a Niall GMT “Noir” watch to help him track his time around the…

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