Carol Besler Contributor

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Mickey Mouse Plays Football In The Latest Gerald Genta Collectible

Gerald Genta Mickey Mouse watches are the most cheerful collectibles in the world of horology. But that doesn’t mean they shouldn’t be taken seriously....

Women’s Daily: Five Everyday Ladies’ Watches From Luxury Brands

Ladies’ watches are an obvious showcase for spectacular diamond setting and decorative enameling, but watches receiving such special treatment often overshadow the more everyday...

Audemars Piguet Flexes Bigly With Five New Complications, Including Four Tourbillons

Audemars Piguet just introduced five complicated watches in its Royal Oak, Royal Oak Concept and Code 11.59 collections, and while they contain watchmaking’s most...

U-Boat Makes A Dive Watch For Ladies, And There Are Diamonds Involved

U-Boat is famous for having made the world’s largest watch, the U-Boat 1942, which was 64.4mm wide and 18mm thick. Now, the diving watch...

Richard Mille Disrupts Its Design Codes With A Record-Breaking Ultra-Thin Watch, With Ferrari

Well, this is a surprise. Anyone familiar with Richard Mille knows the design codes of this very distinctive brand are: huge dimensions, bold design...

Chanel’s Wanted De Chanel Capsule Watch Collection Recaptures The Glory Of ’90s Fashion Watches

As Capsule collections go, the Wanted de Chanel assortment of watches is both perfectly timed for this market and reminiscent of the 1990s, when...

Chanel Dresses Up The J12 With A High Complication And A High Jewelry Red Ruby Edition

Chanel’s J12 Tourbillon Diamant and J12 X-Ray Red editions are evidence of the magic that can happen when a legendary haute couture brand reinterprets...

Rolex Debuts A GMT-Master II For Lefties, A Pair Of Outstanding Yacht-Masters And A Groovy Floral Datejust

Rolex fans fretting about their place on the Daytona wait list can take heart. Rolex introduced a slew of new models to lust after...

New Panerai Luminor And Submersible Models Focus On Adventure And The Environment

Among Panerai’s launches at Watches and Wonders in Geneva last month were a pair of models that perpetuate two of the brand’s signature calling...

Five Shades Of Blue, From Breitling, Rolex, Cartier, Lange & Söhne And Swatch/Omega

Sometimes it’s the subtleties that count the most. Take watch dial colors. First there were ordinary navy blue dials, then bright, intense blue dials,...

Five (Relatively) Affordable Watches From Dubai Watch Week

Dubai Watch Week, where some of the world’s most intense watch collectors gather in November, is a venue for the introduction of spectacular limited...

Chopard Puts The Sporty Alpine Eagle On Ice, With A Festive Full-Diamond Version

Chopard has put the deep freeze on its sporty Alpine Eagle collection, but in a good way. The latest model, the Alpine Eagle Frozen,...

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