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Tag Heuer celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the iconic Monaco watch with a star studded Yacht party

MONACO - MAY 24:   Patrick Dempsey attends an intimate dinner hosted by TAG Heuer kicking off the Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix weekend by unveiling the Monaco 1969-1979 Limited Edition, the first of five new Monaco collector timepieces celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic watch, on May 24, 2019 in Monaco.

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TAG Heuer continued its 50th anniversary celebrations of the Monaco timepiece at the Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix, the legendary event that gave the watch its name in 1969, with an exclusive party on Saturday evening. Hosted on the TAG Heuer Yacht, moored in the bay of the Principality, the …

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Introducing the TAG Heuer Autavia Isograph Collection

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With inspiration from the original Autavia models, TAG Heuer reintroduces the Autavia as a stand-alone collection at Baselworld 2019 Designed with adventurous and daring spirit, TAG Heuer reveals The Autavia Collection at Baselworld 2019 with a complete collection of three-handed models based on the first-generation Autavia case from the sixties. …

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HANDS-ON: The Hublot Classic Fusion Ferrari GT

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The Ferrari–Hublot collaboration has produced a stream of watches since 2011, each time with a different look and feel: from Big Bang variations to the outstanding MP-05 LaFerrari and, two years ago, the Techframe. But where the Techframe is all straight lines and strong angles, this new Classic Fusion piece …

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How much should you spend on a Luxury Watch

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There are two questions that, as a watch critic, I hate being asked. The first comes with alarming frequency, and is this: “What’s your favourite watch?” Often, before my hand can hit my face, it’s caveated by, “I’m sure you get that question all the time…” Or, “you probably don’t …

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Swatch Unveils the New Flymagic with an Unexpected Twist

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The new Flymagic is also the first to feature the Nivachron hairspring, introduced in collaboration between Swatch Group and Audemars Piguet  Back in 2013, Swatch proved itself to be at the forefront of innovation when it announced the Sistem51, a robotically-produced Swiss mechanical watch positioned at a low price point. This …

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The Maison unveils its selection of original creations for Valentine’s Day

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Through everything that the Maison creates and embodies, Chopard infuses the act of giving with authentic grandeur and nobility: gifts become links conveying emotions and shared values. Valentine’s Day provides the watchmaker-jeweller with a renewed opportunity to express its creative genius and its alchemist’s touch. By transforming matter into precious …

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Omega embraces Atelier Manufacture with reintroduction of New Calibre 321

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The New Omega Calibre 321 harkens back to an era of atelier style manufacture and when horology’s biggest names shared the same base Lemania calibre from which the movement descended The original Omega Calibre 321 from 1957 Omega has reintroduced the Calibre 321. To most watch connoisseurs, its a nice …

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REC Watches – The story

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Petrolheads and watch lovers to the core, a trait shared by most of the international distributors, the founders of REC Watches decided to incorporate the two serious passions – with a twist. Every watch tells a story Every single REC timepiece incorporates salvaged and recycled parts from iconic vehicles or …

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Watches as Investment and other Surprising Findings in Knight Frank Luxury Report 2018

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With the recent lacklustre performance in cryptocurrencies and poor interest rates, investors are looking for new asset classes. Property, wine and art have become popular investment assets of late and the 2018 Knight Frank Luxury Index shows surprising growth potential in watches and classic cars. In 2017, art was almost …

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