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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 […]

Cartier
Cartier
Cartier

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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Story 1_2
Story 1_2

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 […]

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Bovet
Bovet

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 […]

Trophaee
Trophaee
Trophaee

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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The New Dials 1
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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 […]

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MEMORIS_LM-54.50.80_FACE

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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Anniversary tribute at Roger Dubuis Image 1
Anniversary tribute at Roger Dubuis Image 1

Chanel Boy.Friend – The New Timepiece for Women

By Zahra Al-Kateb Legendary French fashion house Chanel has released a new women’s timepiece called the Boy.Friend watch. Paying homage to the Chanel No.5 perfume bottle, the octagon shaped timepiece showcases strong lines and a signature, modern shape. Contemporary yet classic, the Boy.Friend comes in a variety of options and sizes, including 18K gold with or without diamonds and 18K […]

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Sports Watches

Ulysse Nardin joins Artemis Racing as an official partner for the 35th America’s Cup. A limited edition watch will be announced closer to the race, but the Marine Perpetual will stand in nicely for training. Athletic and elegant, an exclusive diamond setting process places the 54 baguette diamonds in the black rubber bezel. The perpetual calendar is adjustable over a […]

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