Behind The Scenes Of The Swatch Group ‘Time To Move’ Event Unveiling Newest Luxury Brand Watches

Blancpain's newest Air Command Flyback.

Last week in Switzerland, the Swatch Group hosted its first-ever “Time to Move” event that heralded the brand’s departure from Baselworld (time to move) and its dedication to its own worldwide summit for the press.  The event brought together the finest watch editors, journalists and bloggers from around the world for three days of total…

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Introducing The Glashütte Original Senator Chronograph Capital Edition Watch (prices)

The stainless steel Glashütte Original Senator Chronograph Capital Edition watch with Bourbon Grey dial and blue and white accents is being made in a limited edition of just 100 pieces.

We love the German watch brands. There is just no getting around that. These brands have so much gusto and fortitude and style. So, it comes as no surprise that Glashütte Original is right up there in the ranks, and today, we have another example of just how good the brand is: Senator Chronograph Capital…

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Glashutte Original Lovers May want some Good Reading – Meet Impressions

Not long ago, I participated in the writing of a book paying tribute to the history of Glashutte Original and to the people who made it successful. Here, I bring you you a look at that writing process that ultimately contributed to the brand’s first Manufacture book. As a veteran journalist in the watch industry for more…

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Introducing the new Glashütte Original Sixties Iconic Collection in Dramatic Colors

Paying tribute to a unique lifestyle of today – inspired by the past – Glashütte Original unveils dramatic new models to the Sixties Iconic Collection. The watches are inspired by the original 1960’s designs. In eastern Germany at the time, the German Democratic Republic’s state-owned VEB Glashütter Uhrenbetriebe launched the Spezimatic wristwatch that was one…

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GO Sixties! Glashutte Original Makes Link Between Past and Present with Sixties Watches

This year, 2015, marks the 25th anniversary of a number of historically significant events. Twenty five years ago, the world world was introduced to Macaulay Culkin and for the first time really understood what it meant to be Home Alone; Will Smith got into one little fight and moved to California to become the Prince…

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Moonphase Madness – One Collector’s Love Affair with the Heavens

By Gordon Henderson I would like to side step our normal updates about the latest in horology news and talk personal affectations, in particular this editor’s love for the lunar complication aka moon phase complication. Why the lunar complication you ask? It all starts with what many in the watch world refer to as their grail…

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