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Armin Strom Minute Repeater Resonance

Earlier this summer, independent watch brand Armin Strom unveiled its second Masterpiece watch: the Resonance Minute Repeater. We covered that watch thoroughly here and here (where we discuss why the watch didn’t make it to the GPHG jury). The watch warrants so much because it is a world’s first and worthy of the coverage.  Recently, though,…

Watch Collectors Unite: WatchTime New York 2017 Is Around The Corner

A glimpse inside WatchTime New York.

The industry event of the year is just around the corner. WatchTime New York brings together some of the most illustrious brands in the watch industry and opens them up to the public. Held at Gotham Hall in New York City, this two-day event welcomes 30 brands to center stage. Festivities kick off on October…

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Tutima Unveils Colorful Grand Flieger Classic Automatic Watches

Tutima Grand Flieger Classic watch with striking blue dial.

A brand long known for its expert German craftsmanship – these watches are, after all, “Made in Glashütte” – Tutima calls upon its legendary pilot watches of yesteryear for a  series of updated Grand Flieger Automatic Classic watches that bring quality craftsmanship and fine finishing to the forefront.  Tutima’s Grand Flieger collection is a direct…

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Vintage Inspiration Propels Vacheron Constantin Historiques Triple Calendar Watches to New Heights

Vacheron Constantin Historiques Triple Calendrier 1942 watch.

We all love some great vintage inspiration — reinterpreted  and updated — for the wrist. This time, though, Vacheron Constantin has hit the proverbial nail on the head. The all new Historiques Triple Calendar watches inspired by the brand’s legendary pieces from the 1940’s are — almost —  to die for. The unveiling of these…

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Meet the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean ‘Michael Phelps’ Watch

Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Michael Phelps watch with distinctive dial and color combination.

OMEGA’s newest limited edition timepiece pays homage to a legendary American athlete and a long-time Omega brand ambassador.  Michael Phelps is one of the most decorated Olympians of all time. In 2008, after winning eight gold metals, Phelps broke the record for first place finishes at any single Olympic games. Since then, Phelps has gone…

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Top Six Calendar Watches of 2017, And Our GPHG Picks

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar for GPHG 2017

The countdown to the GPHG continues, and with that our in-depth look at the final pre-selected watches … some of which have us wondering if the judges were drinking when voting. Nonetheless, today we look at the Top Six Calendar watches as pre-selected by the GPHG. The GPHG defines the “calendar “ complexity as “mechanical watches…

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‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ Stars TAG Heuer’s Connected Watch … The Watch of Spies

Want to join the ranks of international spies? Don a TAG Heuer Connected watch.  In the hit movie Kinsgman: The Golden Circle that is out in theaters now (the squeal to the 2015 action/spy/comedy Kingsman: Secret Service) the newest cast member taking center stage is the TAG Heuer Connected watch.  The TAG Heuer Connected watch…

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Top 6 Men’s Watches of 2017: Our GPHG Picks

Top Six Men's Watches of 2017:A. LANGE & SÖHNE LANGE 1 MOONPHASE

This week we continue our close-up look at the final pre-selected watches for the GPHG 2017 – with the awards taking place on November 8 in Geneva. Last week we looked at the Sport Watch category. Today we take a look at the Top six men’s watches from 2017 that are contenders for the GPHG…

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Watch Review: A Close-Up Look At The Corum Admiral AC-One 45 Chronograph Bronze

The CO116 Automatic movement powers the Corum Admiral Cup AC-One Bronze Chronograph.

  Designed for sailing enthusiasts, the Corum Admirals Cup collection of watches is easily one of the most iconic timepieces in modern-day watch history. Now, the brand sails into a winning position with the new Admiral AC-One 45 Chronograph Bronze.  The watch has all the earmarks of a nautical timepiece, with bronze case, in-house movement,…

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Review: Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Moon Phase and Retrograde Date

Vacheron Constantin's Patrimony Moonphase Retrograde Date watch brings astronomy subtly to the wrist.

Introduced at SIHH but in stores now — just in time for the fall and holiday season — is the Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Moon Phase and Retrograde Date watch. The  complicated yet classically elegant self-winding watch is actually user friendly and carries the highest seal in Switzerland: the Hallmark of Geneva. The Patrimony, as the…

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Famed Auto Designer Peter Brock (Cobra Daytona Coupe and Corvette Sting Ray) Teams with Baume & Mercier for new Clifton Club Shelby® Cobra Watches – In Stores Now

Peter Brock in front of his own Shelby Cobra(R) Daytona Coupe, which he designed and which hit record speeds at Lemans in 1964 and won international acclaim, as well as taking the GT win at 1965 FIA Championships. (Photo: R. Naas)

In 2015, Baume & Mercier did something no one could have expected from this brand. It entered into a partnership with the Carroll Shelby Company and launched a very exclusive collection of Shelby Cobra® watches that were destined to steal hearts around the globe. Each year since, the brand has unveiled new timepieces inspired by…

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