12+ Terrific Watches for Mother’s Day (slideshow)

Ulysse Nardin Classico Lady Grand Feu

Get off your duff and go get Mom something special for Mother’s Day. If she loves flowers, great get her an amazing bouquet, but because flowers will die — make sure they are accompanied by a great gift that says you care.  Give the gift of time. Here we take a look at 12 terrific watches…

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WatchStars Awards for Best “Stars” Go to Rolex, Audemars Piguet, Hermes, Bulgari

WatchStars Award Ceremony took place in Baselworld 2017 and honors watches unveiled at last year's Baselworld.

Last month in Basel, the annual international WatchStars Awards were presented to winning watches in five categories. Honoring “the best watches of the world,” Watchstars gives awards based on 2016 introductions that are in stores now.  Roberta Naas, founder of ATimelyPerspective, is one of the approximately 90 judges from around the world on the panel. Winners gathered for…

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Did Rolex Really Need to Put Gemstones on the Yacht-Master 40?

The Rolex Yacht-Master 40 watch in Everose gold with invisibly set gemstones on the rotating bezel, as seen in Baselworld 2017.

Last night I had the distinct pleasure of joining Chillin’ with Larry Magan, as part of his NightOwlTV program. For 30 minutes, we talked about the Baselworld 2017 exhibit and about a few pretty special watches that were shown there. Larry, a veteran watch and jewelry guy, had a particular affinity for the Rolex Yacht-Master…

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Seven Sensational Green Rolex Watches from the No. 1-Ranked Brand in Reputation

Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day Date 36

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, we bring seven sensational green Rolex watches for men and women to the forefront. Who better than to provide us with green than Rolex, whose signature color since its founding is green, and since this company has been ranked number 1 of 100 when it comes to a…

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Meet the People: A Dozen of the Wealthiest Swiss Watch “Families” Today, and How I Know Them

Some of the wealthiest Swiss watch families and individuals are worth billions.

  Sure, Forbes has its billionaire lists and its highest-paid athletes/CEOS/celebs lists, but they don’t have the list that is currently out and circulating of the richest people in the Swiss watch industry. The wealthiest Swiss watch families include names we are all too familiar with, including Rupert, Hayek, Stern and Scheufele. Here we bring…

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All the Presidents’ Watches: From Donald J. Trump to LBJ and JFK — What They Wore

Donald J. Trump at the Unveiling of his Trump Signature Watch Collection at Macy's in 2006

Every year on the celebrated “President’s Day” in America, we take a look at which presidents wore which watches. The thing is, with the exception of the newest president, President Donald J. Trump, that story hasn’t changed much. So, below, we give you a comprehensive look at some watches previous presidents wore, offer up a…

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