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A Closer Look At The Rolex Cellini Moonphase

Rolex is probably best known for its sports watches rather than for complicated timepieces. However, its rich history does offer up examples of elegant, even poetic, watches with a moon phase display. At Baselworld 2017 this heritage was brought back to life with the Cellini Moonphase. Rolex’s history with the moon phase display While Rolex … Continued

Cellini Moonphase

What To Look For In A Retro-Reissue Watch

Nostalgia and romance are often what vintage watch lovers are really looking for. The idea they can have something designed in the past for a particular purpose, as is the case with sports or complicated watches, is very appealing. The romance arises from being able to imagine being in that time, doing those things, having … Continued

Longines Avigation Watch Type A-7

Omega 1957 Trilogy Limited Edition

Omega has released a limited edition recreation of its three most popular sport watches to celebrate their joint 60th anniversary. In 2017 Omega celebrates the 60th anniversary of three iconic wristwatches, all of which happened to debut in 1957. Omega chose to mark the occasion by producing a series of limited edition watches – one … Continued

Omega 1957 Trilogy Set

The Girard-Perregaux Laureato returns as a complete collection

First introduced in 1975, the Laureato was among the bellwethers of the sports elegance watch: timepieces that place a premium on versatility, and express this value both aesthetically and technically. The watch’s design codes were firmly established from the get-go and, as proof of their timelessness, remain largely unchanged today. For a start, there’s the … Continued

Girard-Perregaux
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