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

Vacheron Constantin Unveils Harmony Cushion Collection in Celebration of 260 Years of Watchmaking

Vacheron Constantin is the only watch brand in the world that can claim 260 years of continuous production. It is a tribute the likes of which legends are made. This year, in honor of its 260 years, the brand  unveiled an all new collection at SIHH in January, and with seven different versions just hitting stores…

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Bremont, Jaguar Partnership Celebrates E-Type: Introducing Bremont MKI, MKII Jaguar Watches

It’s no secret that watches and cars are the salt and pepper of luxury lifestyle. Earlier  this year at BaselWorld, two British mechanical manufacturers teamed up and introduced two new watch collaborations. Bremont cemented its partnership with Jaguar by creating the MKI and MKII (this on the heels of producing six Bremont  Lightweight chronometers in honor — one each —…

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MB&F Unveils HMX – the 10th Anniversary Horological Machine that Bends Light and Time

This year, independent watch brand MB&F celebrates its 10th anniversary. Hard to believe that it has already been 10 years – as this brand has regularly set hearts and minds of collectors askew with the most visionary micro-engineering horological machines on the market. I remember so vividly sitting with Maximilian Busser the year before he…

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Does Your Watch have Knights with Swords Standing at Attention? Introducing the Roger Dubuis Excalibur Knights of the Round Table II

Legend has it that there was no one more noble than the knights who sat at the round table with King Arthur in Camelot. Having vowed to protect the weak and humble the proud, this symbolic round table contained no head to ensure all those present sat there as equals. As defenders, noblemen, and courageously…

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Porsche Design Unveils Chronotimer Series 1 — Inspired by the ’70’s and ’80’s

If you’ve been around the watch industry for a while, like I have, you are very familiar with the story of Porsche Design timepieces. Founded back in 1972 by Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, the brand was one of the first ever to build (in cooperation with IWC) watches of titanium and to create black watches. Avant-garde…

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Affordable Watches – Luminox’s F-35 Lightning II Is A Stealthy Watch In More Ways Than One

American success stories can be few and far between in the watch industry. However, among a rare breed, 25 year old brand Luminox has certainly made a name for itself.  Having established a brand which holds low-light and nighttime legibility to be paramount, Luminox has been committed to creating high-performance sports watches for the likes…

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