Michael Bastien + HP smartwatch coming to Gilt this Fall

Michael Bastien + HP smartwatch coming to Gilt this Fall

July 31, 2014

Michael Bastien + HP smartwatch coming to Gilt this Fall

Fashion designer Michael Bastien has partnered with electronics manufacturer Hewlett-Packard to produce a new high-quality smart watch. It will be available exclusively at Gilt.com when it is launched in the Fall.


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Kering to acquire Ulysse Nardin

July 30, 2014

Kering to acquire Ulysse Nardin

We have just received word that the Kering luxury group, which owns a large list of brands such as Gucci, Girard-Perrgaux, Bottega Veneta and JeanRichard — will be acquiring watchmaker Ulysse Nardin.


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Introducing Model 2 Horween Leather Watch Straps

July 29, 2014 | Watch Straps

Introducing Model 2 Horween Leather Watch Straps

Our friends over at worn&wound just launched their new Model 2 Horween leather watch straps. Available in three colors (Russet, Crimson, Black), two sizes (20mm and 22 mm) and made in the USA.


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The real story behind Bremont's new BWC/01 movement

July 28, 2014 | By Jason Pitsch | Bremont

The real story behind Bremont's new BWC/01 movement

Last week, Bremont launched the Wright Flyer collection, which has original material from the 1903 Wright Flyer airplane (the was built by the Wright brothers) incorporated into the timepiece’s rotor. Furthermore, the timepiece was reported to be the first Bremont watch equipped with an in-house movement. However, immediately after the launch, you could find people online calling out the veracity of the Bremont’s claims. Specifically, La Joux-Perret was being referenced as the source of the caliber, not Bremont, or Britain, as the official Bremont press release stated “…it showcases Bremont’s first ever in-house movement, the BWC/01, designed and developed in Britain.”


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A Penthouse that is perfect for the high-net worth watch collector

July 28, 2014 | Lifestyle

A Penthouse that is perfect for the high-net worth watch collector

For the high-net worth individual with multiple international properties, and an assortment of extravagant six-figure watches, but who is not quite satisfied. We have the perfect place for you: The Clocktower Penthouse.


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Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle World Time Collection Excellence Platine

July 25, 2014 | Vacheron Constantin

Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle World Time Collection Excellence Platine

Originally introduced at SIHH in 2011, the Patrimony Traditionnelle World Time is now available in platinum. The new model is essentially a platinum version of the original Traditionnelle World Time — with two notable distinctions.


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