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Vicenzaoro Celebrates 10th Anniversary at JCK with Fashion Show

At the recent JCK show in Las Vegas (we wrote about the watches of the shows here on Thursday), the Vicenzaoro Italian jewelry show also celebrated — with a stunning fashion show of jewels and gowns that marked the Fiere di Vicenza’s 10th anniversary in Vegas. With an exhibition format entitled VicenzaOro, I love it!,…

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TAG Heuer Speeds Ahead in FIA Championship Endurace Races

Long involved in the world of automobile racing, rallies and even auto-inspired movies, TAG Heuer propels this DNA to new heights with the news that the brand has become the Official Timekeeper and Official Watch Partner of Nissan NISMO — just in time for the LeMans 24 and the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). In…

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Las Vegas Watch and Jewelry Week Reveals a Roster of Well-Crafted Sports Watches

By Marie A. Picon Versatile, attractive and typically feature-packed, sport watches have been edging out dress watches as wardrobe essentials for years now. If your go-to daily wearer is more “garage” than “gala,” more “cockpit” than “conservatory,” then watchmakers had consumers like you in mind as they prepared for this year’s Couture and JCK trade…

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Affordable Watches: Seah Watches Unveils Newest Astrological Watch: Celestial

We’ve written about Seah® before here.  This Swiss-made brand with roots in America is founded on the concept of astrology: individual personalities with certain traits by the sign under which they were born. Each watch recalls certain elements of the astrological world and enables the wearer to make his own personal statement. Recently at the Las…

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Armin Strom Finishes Gumball Rally, Auctions Watch for $20,000, Shares Highlights as Rally Comes to a Close in Vegas

Earlier this year we brought you the story of Gumball’s fascinating 3,000 mile supercar journey across continents and around the world. We also introduced  Armin Strom’s  Gumball 3000 collection that pays tribute to this global road rally, which you can read about here.  This past weekend, the Gumball 3000 came to an end as hundreds of…

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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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Introducing the Orbita GoldLight Flashlight Series — Great Dads/Grads Gifts

Orbita is one of the top brands for watch winders in the world. The thing is, this American company has so much more than watch winders to offer. One of the things we particularly love – and think is a great gift idea for the watch-loving dad or grad in your family – re the…

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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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Citizen Unveils Ultra-fast, Super-accurate Satellite Timekeeping

Many of my conversations with friends and new acquaintances often times include a bit about watches, naturally. Usually the topic arises by mention of who is wearing what on their wrist. In all honesty, though, most people I associate with are those who live on a modest budget. And surprisingly (or not) I see a great…

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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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