Up-to-the-minute news and announcements about watch brands and the watch industry.

Carl F. Bucherer Works to Save the Manta Rays with Patravi ScubaTec Manta Trust Watch

Reef Manta Ray, Manta alfredi, Dhiggaru Kandu, Ari Atoll, Maldives © Guy Stevens, Manta Trust 2015

We love watch brands that recognize and support conservation efforts that are vital to our changing world. Being at the ocean regularly makes me keenly aware of the beauty and benefit of the seas to mankind, and of our depletion of marine life. That’s why we are happy to witness the efforts of independent Swiss…

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Spotted: Urwerk On Wrist of Robert Downey Jr. in Spider-Man: Homecoming

Robert Downey Jr. plays Iron Man in Spider-Man: Homecoming -- wearing an Urwerk watch.

One of the season’s top movies,  Spider-Man: Homecoming,  has  a star above and beyond  Peter Parker/Spider-Man (played by Tom Holland) and: Robert Downey Jr.  who plays Tony Stark. Robert Downey Jr. has played Iron Man for about a decade. For his role in the Spider-Man: Homecoming movie, he personally requested the Urwerk UR 110 rose gold watch.…

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Introducing Patek Philippe Ref. 5531R World Time Minute Repeater Watch, A World’s First, And A Comprehensive Look At Five More Limited-Edition New York 2017 Watches (prices)

Patek Philippe Ref. 5531R World Time Minute Repeater chimes time in 24 time zones.

Today, Patek Philippe unveils a host of exciting new watches that celebrate the brand’s “The Art of Watches” Grand Exhibition in New York. The exhibition officially opens — free to the public — tomorrow and runs for 10 days, with one of the most expansive exhibitions of more than 450 current and historic Patek Philippe…

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Kate Winslet Designed a Watch Now Up For Charity Auction: Longines Flagship Heritage by Kate Winslet

The Longines Flagship Heritage by Kate Winslet watch was made in a limited edition of five pieces, with three currently being auctioned on line.

From now until June 30, customers can bid on line to purchase one of three identical Longines Flagship Heritage by Kate Winslet watches — with all proceeds going to The Golden Hat Foundation, a charity co-founded by the award-winning actress. Winslet, a Longines Ambassador of Elegance, is, of course, the stunning and talented British actress…

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A Close-Up Look at Louis Vuitton’s Starring Role in the 35th America’s Cup

Louis Vuitton has commissioned a Challengers Cup trophy and created travel trunks for it and for the America's Cup trophy.

This past weekend in Bermuda, the 2017 Countdown  Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers came to a close.  The qualifiers, which took place from May 26th to June 3rd, saw all of the challenger teams racing one another as they vied for points to determiine which four Challenger teams will progress to the Louis Vuitton America’s…

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