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Harry Winston Launches Exclusive Timepieces To Benefit amFAR

By Kristen Shirley Here at Elite Traveler, we love a good watch collaboration. What we love even more is one as charitable and inspiring as Harry Winston’s limited edition Countdown To A Cure timepieces. Designed exclusively for amFAR, sales benefit amFAR’s efforts to develop the scientific basis of a cure for HIV. Limited to 40 pieces, 20 men’s and 20 […]

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Luxury Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

With Valentine’s Day less than a week away, panic might be setting in for those last minute gift givers. Thankfully, one of Elite Traveler’s favorite luxury consignment websites, TrueFacet, has a concierge service that eliminates all of the worry and hassle of shopping for jewelry or watches. Tell your personal concierge what you are looking for and they will scour […]


Watches: Monkey business

Chopard is releasing a series of watches depicting the animals of the Chinese zodiac calendar. The launch coincides with the Chinese New Year on February 8, which marks the beginning of the year of the monkey. For its first watch in the series, a special limited edition of the L.U.C XP, Chopard commissioned two Japanese masters in the art of Urushi lacquer, Kilchiro Masumura and Minori Koizumi […]

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Timeless, Perpetual Romance: Valentine’s Day Gifts from BOVET

On St. Valentine’s Day, the gift of a BOVET timepiece eloquently represents the timeless depth of romance. The sweeping hands mark each second, moment, and hour with steadfast movement, and the intricate heart of each BOVET timepiece reveals infinite, passionately crafted details that make it a fitting symbol of enduring love. For Her, BOVET Presents Recital 11 “Miss Alexandra” The […]


Winners of Watchstars Award Announced

The winners of the 2015-2016 Watchstars Awards have been selected. For the second year in a row, an international panel of experts chose the best watches of the world to honor with these independent annual awards. The expert panel, which consists of more than 70 international watch experts, nominated timepieces in five primary categories. Following this, the experts voted their […]


The New Dials

Blue dials are a trend that seems to be gaining market share each year and almost every watchmaker presented at least one in their latest collection. H. Moser & Cie, the family-owned Swiss business, produces just 1,000 timepieces a year, each one designed and created with in-house movements. This 18-karat white gold, electric blue Endeavour Perpetual Calendar ($60,000, Harrods) makes a strong statement. […]

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MEMORIS – Welcome to our world

A spectacular, contemporary design Featuring 147 components in the chronograph and 155 more in the automatic movement, the innovative nature of MEMORIS resides in having distinguished these two functions. For the first time ever, the entire chronograph has been positioned at the top of the watch, with the automatic part located beneath the plate. In putting the chronograph function before […]


Anniversary Tribute at Roger Dubuis

Roger Dubuis announced the Hommage collection to pay tribute to co-founder Mr Dubuis’ contributions to horology – and to mark the brand’s 20th anniversary. The Hommage Minute Repeater Tourbillon Automatic (pictured above) was issued in a limited edition of 20. Dubuis also announced the Hommage Millésime collection – each year it will restore antique movement blanks in a unique timepiece […]

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