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Cartier Unveils Sneak Peek at 3 SIHH 2017 Watches: Rotonde de Cartier Minute Repeater Mysterious Double Tourbillon, Rotonde de Cartier Skeleton Mysterious Hour, Panthere Joueuse

Rotonde de Cartier Minute Repeater Mysterious Double Tourbillon

  For years, Cartier has been elevating its level of fine haute horlogerie watchmaking – unveiling some of the most complicated and mesmerizing watches on the market. Today, the brand brought us – one of the few members of the global press that is part of its fine watchmaking “club” — a sneak peek at…

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118-Year-Old Buxton Unveils New Bags, Wallets and Accessories for Women — Think Gifts, Men

Buxton Unveils 2017 Ladies' Collection of wallets, bags and minibags

Ok guys, you know you are always wondering what to get for Christmas for mom, sis or other female loved ones. While a watch is the perfect and most timeless gift, sometimes it’s not always in the budget. So, take a good look at some pretty significant accessories options. Buxton — established nearly 120 years…

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Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange Stars a Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra-Thin Perpetual Calendar Watch

Doctor Strange in the new Marvel Studios movie wears a Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra-Thin Perpetual Calendar watch

This Thanksgiving weekend, you may find yourself thinking about what to do with the little bit of extra time you may have on your hands. The answer is a visit to the movies for the hit Marvel Studios movie, Doctor Strange, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, and a Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Perpetual watch. The movie is about  neurosurgeon…

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Fast Focus: Up Close with the Tutima Saxon One in True Blue

Tutima Saxon One Chronograph and Saxon One Automatic with alluring blue dials.

German brand, Tutima, is pulling out all the stops this season with stunning blue dials in the Saxon One line that will have you feeling like you are soaring the bright blue skies. The brand bills the Saxon One as a watch “For those who don’t need GPS to know where they stand.” It’s an…

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Louis Moinet Named by Guinness World Records ™ for ‘First Chronograph’

Louis Moinet invented the chronograph in 1816.

  In a super exciting move, and following six months of thorough investigation of the brand and its claim as the inventor of the chronograph, Louis Moinet has been named the holder of the title of “First Chronograph” by the famed Guinness World Records organization that has been naming world records and firsts since 1955.…

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6 Sensational Pocket Watches of 2016

Bovet Amadeo Convertible Pocket watch

Recently for Haute Living magazine, I wrote about several top pocket watches, which made me take a closer look at the trend in today’s watch world when it comes to these gentlemanly timepieces. Here we bring you  six pretty impressive pocket watches that range in price from several thousand to several hundred thousand —  proving that there is something out…

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Retail Jewelers: Get a Blog, Get the Millennials (Survey Results)

ATimelyPerspective

Recently, we discussed how the changing landscape in the watch industry may actually pave a new course for watch brands. You  can read about that here.  Interestingly enough, that article sparked a host of emails and conversations about the state of retail, as well.  Indeed, an unprecedented number of retail watch stores have, over the…

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3 Terrific Rainbow Colored Watches from 2016

Chopard Imperiale Joaillerie Rainbow

Move over black, the watch world has been graced with a painter’s palette of colors. Today’s top brands understand the love of gemstones and combine them in superb renditions  that will have you over the rainbow. These gemstone delights are often finished with color-coordinated straps or with dazzling gemstone-adorned bracelets for an  explosion of luxury.  …

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Close Up with the $244,0000 Zenith Academy Christophe Columb Tribute to the Rolling Stones Watch (and Mick Jagger)

The Zenith Academy Christophe Columb Tribute to the Rollings Stones watch retails for about $244,000.

Recently I had the extraordinary experience – thanks to Zenith Watches – of attending a Rolling Stones concert in Las Vegas. Let me tell you, Mick Jagger hasn’t lost any of his swagger. Neither have guitarist Keith Richards and the other long-standing members. I highly doubt that — in the 1960’s when they formed their…

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