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Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Traditions Gyrotourbillon 3 Meteorite watch.

Somehow, the luxury Swiss watch brand from Le Sentier, Jaeger-LeCoultre, never ceases to amaze us. With exceptional watches for women, to the iconic Reverso and Memovox lines, the new Polaris collections and more, this brand just doesn’t stop. With an exceptional fully integrated Manufacture, the brand regularly unveils new timepieces that have the collectors clamoring.…

Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Watches … Perfect Summer Companions

Baume & Mercier Clifton Club Quartz watch in stainless steel

Summer time presents an opportunity to reconnect with friends, family and loved ones in a variety of  great places — many of them outdoors. From the beach, to barbecues, to hiking trails and exotic locations in between, summer is a time to enjoy and have a good time. That means that when it comes to…

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Casual Cool: Omega Unveils Denim-Inspired Seamaster Omega Co-Axial Master Chronometer 40mm Railmaster

Seamaster Omega Co-Axial Master Chronometer 40mm Railmaster

Denim… .It screams relaxed. So it’s really cool to see a brand like Omega indulging in denim with a vintage-inspired watch that you just won’t want to pass up.   Inspired by the original 1957 Railmaster watch that was known for its anti-magnetic properties, Omega releases a new timepiece inspired by the past: The new…

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Discovered Russian Shipwreck Said to Hold $130 Billion In Gold Coins And Bullion

Russian first-class armored cruiser Donskoy (PRNewsfoto/Shinil Group)

Just last week on my Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com, I reported this news about a 113-year-old shipwreck of a Russian ship that has been discovered in South Korean waters and is said to be holding more than $130 billion in gold coins and bullion. “The Shinil Group exploration company announced that on July 15…

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Armin Strom Adds Mirrored Force Resonance Watch — With Kari Voutilainen Guilloche Dial — to Configurator

Armin Strom adds Mirrored Force Resonance watch with guilloche dial by Kari Voutilainen to configurator.

We have talked a lot here about how innovative independent watch brand Armin Strom has been. The brand not only continues to unveil creative new watches, but also was one of the first to unveil its personalization program via an on-line watch Configurator.  Now, Armin Strom adds its iconic Mirrored Force Resonance watch to the…

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Meet the $775,000 Krayon Everywhere Horizon Mechanical Watch That Tracks Sunrise/Sunset Anywhere on Earth

If money is not a constraint, the limits of what can be achieved via horological innovation never cease to amaze. For the cost of the average amount in a 50 year old’s 501k, Krayon has crafted a piece, the Everywhere Horizon, that can be programmed to track the sunrise and sunset in any part of…

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Diamonds International Creates ‘Shining Diamond of Africa’ Film About Namibia (video)

South African animals (Photo: R. Naas)

Diamonds International, the Caribbean’s premier duty-free jewelry retailer,  recently released a documentary film (approximately 26 minutes in length) that focuses on Namibia, its history and its beauty.  The intention is to educate the world about this country, which it says is the “shining diamond of Africa.”  Owned by Almod Diamonds LTD, which has a US-patented diamond…

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Last Chance to Bid on NAWCC 75th Anniversary Custom RGM Watch

Bidding time is almost up for the RGM chronograph specially made to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the NAWCC.

Last Fall, to help the NAWCC ( National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors) raise money to support the museum, RGM made and donated a special custom RGM watch to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the museum. Now, as the NAWCC is celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the organization, RGM once again made a custom watch…

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Jewelry, Fashion, Beauty Up For Charity Auction by CharityBuzz.com

Giovanni Ferris Earrings to benefit American Friends of Soroka via the Charitybuzz auction going on now.

CharityBuzz.com has curated its annual “Curates: Fashion & Beauty” auction wherein many designers, brands and companies donate items for auction to benefit a host of different charitable causes.  The on-line auction began on July 11 and continue through July 25. Items up for sale are not only jewelry and fashions, but also meetings with designers,…

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Montblanc, Official Timer of Goodwood Festival of Speed, Unveils Limited Edition TimeWalker Cappuccino Chronograph and Automatic Date Watches

Montblanc unveils new Timekwalker LE Cappuccino watches at Goodwood Festival of Speed, where it is official timing partner for the second year.

Last week in England, Montblanc served for the second consecutive year as the Official Timing Partner of The Goodwood Festival of Speed, which  celebrates its 25th anniversary. In honor of the partnership, Montblanc unveils a new TimeWalker Limited Edition watch, inspired by Minerva’s rich 160-year history of involvement in, and creating chronographs for, the sport…

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Rolex New Guard Golfers Head Into The Open at Carnoustie

Carnoustie Golf Links in Scotland is the home of the 147th Open this week.

Beginning today and running until the 21st of July, the 147th Open at Carnoustie Golf Links promises to be challenging. In fact, the course on Scotland’s Angus coast is known as one of the toughest in the world, and is often referred to as “the beast.”  Partnering with the Open as the Official Timekeeper (since…

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