A look at some luxury categories outside the watch industry that have collectors clamoring, including spirits, wine, cars, art, cigars and more.

Frederique Constant’s 30th Anniversary, Release of Grand Complications, Reconfirms Future Of Brand

Frederique Constant Perpetual Calendar Tourbillon

With the year 2018 coming to a close, we reflect on some of the brands that celebrated in style this year. One such brand is Frederique Constant, a Swiss brand built on the relationship of value and quality. Just 30 years young, Frederique Constant has, nonetheless, put an indelible mark on time.  A few months ago,…

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‘Twas The Night Before Christmas In The Watch World

T’was the night before Christmas, and all through the watch world, Not a watchmaker was stirring; No Machines whirled The tools were all placed on the benches with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there. The collectors were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of tourbillons danced in their heads;…

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Baselworld And SIHH Synchronize Show Dates For April/May 2020

SIHH and Baselworld coordinate dates for 2020

Earlier today,   Salon Internationals de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) and Baselworld announced plans to coordinate exhibition dates for the year 2020 through 2024, so that the shows coincide in timing. They also announced a joint date move to late  April through early May instead of January and March when the shows typically take place.…

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Chopard Unveils L. U. C XP Urushi “Year Of The Pig” Chinese New Year Watch

Chopard L.U.C XP Urushi Year of the Pig watch

This article by Roberta Naas first appeared on her Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com. Every year around this time, a handful of watch brands  begin unvieling watches that celebrate the Chinese New Year. Each year, these brands created scintillating watch designs and dials based on the Chinese astrological calendar that pay tribute to the animal…

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Zenith Unveils USA Exclusive: Defy Classic Swizz Beatz Edition Watch – Online Only

Zenith Defy Classic Swizz Beatz watch

Since 1865, Zenith has been crafting fine Swiss watches, and has even made history along the way, unveiling a few world firsts and creating some of the finest movements still powering watches today. Easily one of the brand’s most coveted contemporary collections is the Defy — with models ranging from Defyl Classic to Defy Lab and…

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Cars & Watches: At COTA With Rolex For 2018 Formula 1 Racing

Formula 1 racing at COTA with Rolex

Recently, the 2018 FIA Formula 1 World Championship  season came to a dramatic finish. At the 21st and last Grand Prix event of the season,  taking place at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina  race track, Lewis Hamilton took pole position and was crowned World Champion for the fifth time. He beat his teammate Valtteri Bottas by…

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