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

Weekend Sojourn: Visiting the Swiss Watchmaking mecca of La Chaux-deFonds

Exhibit at the clock museum. Watch lover visiting Switzerland? If so, most likely you’ll want to schedule a visit to the mecca of Swiss watchmaking, La Chaux-de-Fonds. It is a quick stop, but many brands call this district home. The capital city of the 1,000-meter-high district of La Chaux-de-Fonds, is the canton of Neuchâtel– where…

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Weekend Sojourn: Commentary — Watchmakers and their Prowess

Everyone who wears a mechanical watch should have the opportunity to walk a watch factory and even try their hand at watchmaking. It is a truly humbling experience. Having been in this industry for more than 26 years, I’ve had the opportunity to visit many a hallowed hall of watchmakers. I’ve also, over the years,…

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Weekend Sojourn: Writing in Style – Montblanc’s new Custom-made Nib

Ever wish you could write with a fountain pen without all the scratching, leaking and other little annoyances that often go along with use of this treasured instrument? Now you can. Montblanc has developed a tailor-made computer software program to analyze one’s hand writing and create a bespoke fountain pen Nib – custom made according…

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Weekend Sojourn: Wrinkle Sojourn? – WrinkleMD™ Offers New Twist

Each Sunday, we bring a little respite from the world of timepieces and focus on a myriad of luxurious and interesting topics, from travel to art, jewelry, accessories and more. Today, we take a real turn and talk about wrinkles – and maybe how to take a respite from them, too.  The new WrinkleMD™ patented…

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Weekend Sojourn: Beautiful Bermuda

The 16th hole at Port Royal Golf CourseJust a two-and-half-hour flight from New York City lies a cerulean paradise that offers a respite for the soul and a feast for the eyes. Bermuda , a British territory off the east coast of the USA about 640 miles west of Cape Hatteras, NC, offers a subtropical…

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Weekend Sojourn: Breast Cancer Awareness Month — Think Pink and Be Positive

October is breast cancer awareness month, and today, more and more jewelry and watch designers support the cause with creative designs and charitable donations. What’s more, savvy consumers are happy to don the colors and stand up for those they love who have fought and are fighting this battle.  Herein are a few brands that…

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