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Tuesday, Dec 15 2015

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HOLIDAY BUYING GUIDE: The Hublot Big Bang Unico Magic Gold

Time and Tide Watches | 15. Dec 2015 23:53 |

Understanding the philosophy of fusion is key to understanding Hublot. And nowhere is fusion more evident than in their proprietary Magic Gold – a high tech alloy of gold and ceramic. Hublot’s first Big Bang model celebrated its 10th birthday in 2015, and the occasion marks …

Video Review | Tangramatic 39A Bauhaus

WatchReport.com | Real. Honest. … | 15. Dec 2015 21:53 |

Video Review | Tangramatic 39A Bauhaus The post Video Review | Tangramatic 39A Bauhaus appeared first on WatchReport.com | Real. Honest. Reviews. | Authentic Watch Reviews |.

Watch Review | Orange Watch Company (OWC) Mil-Sub

WatchReport.com | Real. Honest. … | 15. Dec 2015 21:53 |

Orange Watch Company (OWC) Mil-Sub Watch Review Specifications: 40.5mm stainless steel case Lug-to-Lug 51mm Lug Width 20mm 13mm thick 220 grams Ceramic Bezel Snowflake hands 4.5mm thick sapphire crystal 4mm thick stainless steel bracelet 300 meters water resistant Movement …

New aBlogtoWatch Guides To Buying Watches On eBay

aBlogtoWatch | 15. Dec 2015 18:28 |

Last month, we shared some of our guides to buying watches on eBay, just in time for the crazy holiday-buying season. We've continued to grow our list of guides because, as we all know, the world of buying watches online can be a tricky place. If you're new to the watch …

Nomos Metro Neomatik Watch Hands-On

aBlogtoWatch | 15. Dec 2015 17:18 |

The Nomos Metro Neomatik watch – my favourite model from the newly launched Nomos Neomatik collection – is a timepiece that stands a chance of weathering the cyclical shifts in fashion well. Enduring style has always been hard to find. When we look to the past for …

Chopard L.U.C XP ‘Skeletec’ Skeleton Watch

aBlogtoWatch | 15. Dec 2015 16:08 |

This is how Chopard does an elegant and skeletonized version of their dressy L.U.C XP automatic two-hand watch - and it's got a modern kick to it. For the most part, if someone told you that Chopard came out with a skeletonized L.U.C XP timepiece, you'd assume it was …

Christopher Ward C9 Pulsometer, The Beat Goes On

WristWatchReview.com | 15. Dec 2015 14:33 |

Do you have a medical professional in your life? How about someone aspiring to be a medical professional? While the practice of checking one's pulse manually has fallen by the wayside with modern medical devices, it can't hurt to have a very hand backup device, or just own …

ORIS Aquis GREAT BARRIER REEF Limited Edition II

OceanicTime | 15. Dec 2015 12:38 |

By TLex Oris has partnered with the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) to help protect and preserve the world’s largest reef system, the Great Barrier Reef! This is particularly special because this the AMCS 50th anniversary year. This is the second time Oris has …

IWC Aquatimer AUTOMATIC 2000 [2016]

OceanicTime | 15. Dec 2015 11:28 |

By TLex IWC have extended their 2014 Aquatimer family with a further three new models for 2016. These include: the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition La Cumbre VOLCANO and the Aquatimer Automatic Edition Expedition Jacques-Yves COUSTEAU and the Aquatimer Automatic 2000 Ref. …

IWC Aquatimer CHRONOGRAPH Edition La Cumbre VOLCANO

OceanicTime | 15. Dec 2015 11:28 |

By TLex IWC have extended their 2014 Aquatimer family with a further three new models for 2016. These include: the Aquatimer Automatic 2000, the Aquatimer Automatic Edition Expedition Jacques-Yves COUSTEAU and the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition La Cumbre Volcano Ref. …

IWC Aquatimer AUTOMATIC Edition EXPEDITION Jacques-Yves COUSTEAU

OceanicTime | 15. Dec 2015 11:28 |

By TLex IWC have extended their 2014 Aquatimer family with a further three new models for 2016. These include: the Aquatimer Automatic 2000, the Aquatimer Chronograph Edition La Cumbre VOLCANO and the Aquatimer Automatic Edition Expedition Jacques-Yves COUSTEAU Ref. …

Speedy Tuesday – Watchstars Awards 2015-2016 Selects Speedmaster Professional As “Stars For a Lifetime” Winner

Fratello Watches | 15. Dec 2015 10:53 |

After a long selection process in several categories, the Watchstars Awards 2015-2016 winners have just been announced. In the category “Stars for a Lifetime”, the jury selected the Omega Speedmaster Professional ‘Moonwatch’ as the winner amongst 10 watches on the …

Roger Dubuis Excalibur Automatic Skeleton Carbon Watch

aBlogtoWatch | 15. Dec 2015 09:43 |

For SIHH 2016, Roger Dubuis will unveil a new carbon-cased version of the Roger Dubuis Excalibur Automatic 42 Skeleton watch that was originally introduced at SIHH 2015. One year later, we see a new carbon-cased version which adds an interesting flavor to the Roger Dubuis …

HOLIDAY BUYING GUIDE: The Bulgari Octo Solotempo

Time and Tide Watches | 15. Dec 2015 05:42 |

Possessing undeniable good looks, a prestigious design pedigree and backed up with some serious horological credibility, the Octo is a shining eight-sided star in Bulgari’s burgeoning watch line-up.   You never know what you’re going to get when a jewellery brand starts …

VIDEO: Bulgari watches and whisky, a match made in Tokyo

Time and Tide Watches | 15. Dec 2015 05:42 |

SPECIAL NOTE: Forget whisky. Forget watches even. Watch this video for the on-camera star that is the Bulgari Tower (in Ginza, Tokyo) Bar Manager Pietro. The following four-minute presentation that matches Bulgari’s three most recognisable watch designs with whisky does …

Extended! Bonus Days for 75% Off Each & Every Tendence Watch at Watchismo

Watchismo Times - A reliquary of … | 15. Dec 2015 04:28 |

The Biggest Discount Ever Offered Ends SoonYou now have bonus days to get 75% off each and every Tendence watch at Watchismo, just apply the code TEND75 at checkout to redeem enormous savings with plenty of time to get it to you by the holidays.Prices start at just $57, …

Piaget Emperador Coussin XL 700P Watch With Quartz Regulator

aBlogtoWatch | 15. Dec 2015 03:48 |

Well, this Piaget limited edition watch for SIHH 2016 wasn't expected, but it is certainly interesting. People will definitely be talking about Piaget's $70,000+ mechanical/quartz hybrid that, in design, borrows from the previously released Piaget Emperador Coussin …

VIDEO: The Great Escape – The Artist’s Cut

Time and Tide Watches | 15. Dec 2015 02:38 |

Let’s get one thing straight. Vincent Fantauzzo, wheelie-popping portrait artist and all-round action man liked our version of the big day out we ended up calling The Great Escape. But that said, Vince had a bird’s eye view of the day that looked a little different to ours. …

ANNOUNCING: The Holiday Buying Guide

Time and Tide Watches | 15. Dec 2015 02:38 |

In December, the questions get out of control. From friends, family, Instagram followers, cab drivers, you name it. As soon as people establish that you’re in watches, there are the questions; “Hey, I was thinking of getting <XXXXX> a <XXXXX> for Christmas / Hannukah / …

GONE IN 60 SECONDS: The Baume & Mercier Classima video review

Time and Tide Watches | 15. Dec 2015 02:38 |

While we were at Watches & Wonders in Hong Kong in September 2015, we caught up with Mr Jean Conrié, Country Manager of Baume & Mercier Australia and New Zealand and we couldn’t help but notice the dress watch with distinctive central moonphase on his wrist. Turns out it’s …