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Five Celebrities and Their Favorite Watches

Five Celebrities and Their Favorite Watches One sign of a celebrity’s fame is the kind of watch they wear. Rolex or Christian Dior on a celebrity’s wrist means they’ve made it to the “million dollar club.” Timex means they haven’t. Most celebs have a favorite luxury watch that they love to wear or endorse, gaining […]

The 4N MVT01

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With a digital style setting in a mechanical frame, the 4N-MVT01/42 easily stands out amongst the crowd. Created by the French designer Francois Quentin, the 4N brand first took shape back in 2009, but was not fully developed until 2011. Upon the 4N’s release it quickly became known as one of the world’s most unique […]

The Dior Chiffre Rouge M05

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Christian Dior, the French design and apparel company recently released a new edition to its Chiffre Rouge collection. The Dior Chiffre Rouge M05 blends simplicity with luxury. The M05 comes in all black or half red. The case is steel and coated with rubber. This edition has a geometric rotor on the dial. There is […]

The Hublot Oceanographic 4000 King Gold White

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After 18 months of research and testing, Hublot, the Swiss watch maker released one of its most prized technical creations, the Oceanographic 4000 King Gold White The 4000’s main selling point is its water resistance. The watche’s technical achievements are its ability to be taken down to a depth of 4000 meters (2.5 miles), hence […]

A History of Raymond Weil

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All though a fairly new company, Raymond Weil has established itself as one of the world’s finest watch makers. The company takes its name from its founder Raymond Weil. Weil, born in 1926 in Geneva Switzerland, joined the Geneva watch company at the age of 23. By 1976 when the watch industry was on a […]

A Brief History of Cartier and its Contribution to Luxury Watch Making

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Since Cartier’s founding in 1847 by Louis-François Cartier in Paris, the jewelry and watch-making company has spent well over a century garnering its highly reputable and well-admired status in the luxury goods industry. With beginnings as a firm focused on jewelry, it was not until the early years of the 20th century that Cartier expanded […]

Limited Edition RM 032 Dark Diver Automatic Chronograph Goes Where Few Chronographs Dare

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Richard Mille could have very well released the Limited Edition RM 032 Dark Diver Automatic Chronograph at the bottom of the sea. Well, maybe not the bottom of the sea, but certainly deeper than most other chronograph diving watches are capable. To be more precise, Richard Mille boasts water-resistance to depths of up to 300 […]

The Innovative Sound of the Girard-Perregaux 1966 Minute Repeater

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The Girard-Perragaux 1966 Minute Repeater‘s most significant feature is also its loudest. The watch’s innovative GPE09-0001 manual movement strikes a tone on the hours, quarters and even the minutes. This is sure to please watch enthusiasts as it is reminiscent of the repeating watches in the time before electricity, where the repeating watches’ chimes used […]

Top Ten Sports-Watches You Can Actually Use While Playing Sports

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There are many directions one can consider when trying to form a basis for a list of the best watches to wear while playing sports. Do you put a greater emphasis on style, functionality or durability? Does price matter? Should which sport a watch applies to be relative for this consideration? With those thoughts in […]

Breitling: A Brief History of Timepieces

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The Swiss luxury watchmaker Breitling SA has a long and storied history of innovation. Founded in 1884 in the French-speaking area of Saint-Imier, Bernese Jura, in Switzerland by Leon Breitling. The 24 year-old Leon Breitling founded his company after deciding to devote himself to the exclusive and demanding watch fields of chronographs and timers with […]