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GPHG 2018: Complete List Of Winners, Including Jean-Claude Biver

GPHG 2018 Complete List of Winners

Today in Geneva, the GPHG 2018 Awards took place. Here we bring you a look at the winners in every category of the event. “AIGUILLE D’OR” GRAND PRIX Bovet 1822 Récital 22 Grand Récital   LADIES’ WATCH PRIZE Chanel Boy-friend Skeleton LADIES’ COMPLICATION WATCH PRIZE Van Cleef & Arpels Lady Arpels Planétarium     MEN’S…

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Bovet 1822 Wins Aiguille D’Or Grand Prize at GPHG 2018 for Recital 22

Bovet 1822 Wins GPHG 2018 Aiguillier D'Or Grand prize for Recital 22 Grand Recital.

Today at the GPHG 2018 awards in Geneva, Bovet 1822 took home the  Aiguille D’OR Grand Prize for its Recital 22 Grand Recital, a nine-day flying tourbillon, Tellurium-Orrery and retrograde perpetual calendar. “The Récital 22 Grand Récital tourbillon forms the third chapter in the poetic celestial watchmaking narrative begun by Pascal Raffy and the Maison’s…

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DeBethune Wins GPHG Chronometry Prize for DB25 Starry Varius Chronometre Tourbillon

DeBethune DB25 Starry Varius Chronomètre Tourbillon wins GPHG 2018 Chronometry prize.

At the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) award ceremony that took place this evening at the Théâtre du Léman, in Geneva,  De Bethune received the prestigious Chronometry Watch Prize for its new DB25 Starry Varius Chronomètre Tourbillon model. “We should all believe in our lucky star! Just a year after taking the brand in…

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Citizen, Disney, Marvel Avengers Watches (prices) — Powerful Combination

Citizen Marvel Captain America watch, $295.

Earlier this year, Citizen Watch Company announced that it would be the Official Timepiece of  two world-class Disney resorts: Walt Disney World(R) Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL,  and Disneyland Resort in California, as well as of Marvel New Media’s Creative Space.  In this relationship, Citizen’s logo will grace the Main Street USA clocks around…

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Six Tips On How To Care For Your Luxury Watch

how to care for your watch

Just like you would take care of your jewelry or your car, a fine watch also needs to be properly cared for in order to ensure optimal precision and performance. Additionally, cleaning the exterior of your watch keep it looking great. Here we bring you six tips for proper care. Proper cleaning.  Before you put…

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How To Decide What Watch Strap Or Bracelet Is Right For You

We get a lot of questions about whether it is better to have a leather strap, a rubber strap or a metal bracelet on a watch. The answer really depends on your use of the watch and where/how you wear it. Things such as cold, heat, moisture, humidity, water and excessive wear and tear play…

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Six Reasons Why You Need The Rolex DeepSea Oystersteel Watch

Rolex Deepsea D-Blue Dial

To those in the know, Rolex is all about precision and performance, and for the unveiling earlier this year of its newest Oyster Perpetual Rolex Deepsea watch, the brand pulled out all the stops adding significant features that make this watch water resistant to more than 12,800 feet and able to go the distance with…

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Tockr Unveils Commemorative Air Force Edition D-Day C-47 Watch With ‘That’s All, Brother’ Dial

Tockr D-Day C-47 Limited Edition watch with dial made from salvaged aluminum from D-Day "That's All, Brother" paratrooper transport

Today, young independent Austin,Texas-based watch brand Tockr unveils its Air Force inspired D-Day C-47  Limited Edition watch — using material from the famed “That’s All, Brother” paratrooper transport plane that flew on D-Day,  June 5, 1944, leading a formation of more than 800 aircraft all abiding by strict radio silence. That C-47 Skytrain had a very…

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Six Scary Skull Watches For Halloween (Video)

Corum Bubble Flying Tourbillon Skull

For Halloween, we thought it would be fun to bring a simple gallery of six spectacular skull watches that are not just perfect for Halloween, but also for year round. These timepieces are works of art and craftsmanship — and worthy of more than a simple glance. Scroll down for a great video of one…

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Watch Review: Jekyll & Hyde Watches … Not Just For Halloween

All of the Jekyll & Hyde watches retail for an affordable $276.

With Halloween being today, it makes sense to take a look at some interesting watches that make the dark side lighter. Such is the case with Jekyll & Hyde watches, which we reviewed when they first were released to the market. Because this brand has a fresh take on the double personality, we like the…

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