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

Watches Flea Market: Is this a Watch Lovers Dream or Nightmare?

Yesterday a reader  sent me this photo where there were bins and bins of these pieces at a flea market. My first reaction was, “Wow, where is that , I’m going right now to dig through these bins — maybe I’ll find a great piece. It’s a treasure trove!”  My second thought was, “Wow, all those pieces…

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Love Jewelry? Want to Design and Make it? Scholarship Opportunities are Here

  If you live in the Southeastern portion of the USA and are interested in pursuing a career in designing jewelry, but need a little extra funding … this article is for you.  The 24 Karat Club SEUS is a prestigious organization of industry professionals representing leading members from the jewelry supplier sector. The 24 Karat Club…

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3 Top NY Restaurants Share Summer Refresher Cocktail Recipes

Beat the heat this summer with a few great cocktail recipes from top New York and Hamptons restaurants. These easy sips will make you a star bartender. Bobby’s Bellini (From Bobby Van’s Steakhouse, NYC) Ingredients: 2          ounces blood orange puree 1          ounce Limoncello 5          ounces prosecco 1          twist of lemon Combine blood orange…

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Throwbacks: A Look at some 20th Century Wristwatches

  As more and more brands look to their archives for inspiration, we decided it would be interesting to pull out a few of our older average-retail-priced 1980’s and 1990’s timepieces and take a  look at their size and design. Just for the fun of it. We also added a 1940’s Bulova — just because…

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Weekend Sojourn: The Art of Recology

Each time I pass through the San Francisco airport, I am inspired by the beauty of the terminals — each featuring a different artistic exhibition thanks to the SFO Museum (that was established by the Airport Commission in 1980 to humanize the airport). This past week, I lingered a little longer in the United terminal …

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Great Father’s Day Gifts — Four Fabulous Finds

Even though we know it’s coming every year, we somehow wait until the last minute to figure out for that loved one who is a dad.  Now we bring you great ideas that you can grab last minute and that run the gamut in price to fit a budget from $60 to $800. Tomorrow we…

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