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The Longines Heritage Diver three hands and chronograph wait to be discovered

The Longines Heritage Diver three hands and chronograph wait to be discovered

This Heritage Diver is a re-issue of models intended for underwater diving produced in the 1970s. Like the original models, these new creations have a diameter of 43 mm.

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To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Hampton collection Baume & Mercier has launched a new model

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Hampton collection Baume & Mercier has launched a new model

The new 42,3 x 29,2 mm Baume & Mercier Hampton perfectly mirrors the style of the original Art déco watch that was presented the first time in the 1940s.

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Erwin Sattler: If size matters for you and you are willing to learn something about precision pendulum clocks, please take some time an enjoy this video

Erwin Sattler: If size matters for you and you are willing to learn something about precision pendulum clocks, please take some time an enjoy this video

Whilst scrolling through the newest Erwin Sattler USB-stick I discovered this video. It is an eight-minute film that´s really worth to be seen.

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The new Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days GMT 24H (PAM531)

The new Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days GMT 24H (PAM531)

This is a 44 mm Panerai in a steel case with a new in-house calibre being designed for travelers who want to read the actual time in a second timezone from a 24-hour-scale.

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The next generation of the Rolex Daytona what should it look like?

The next generation of the Rolex Daytona what should it look like?

George, a watch freak and a graphic designer, sent me an email with his proposal. I like his Photoshop-creation. Please have a look and if you want and can do also send me your proposals by email.

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Frédérique Constant celebrating ten years of in-house movements in the Bâtiment des Forces Motrices in Geneva

Frédérique Constant celebrating ten years of in-house movements in the Bâtiment des Forces Motrices in Geneva

In Geneva I congratulated Aletta and Peter Stas for the 10th anniversary of their in-house handcrafted calibres. When the two started the production this was a bold and smart step and they definitively were ahead of time.

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Two quite unbelievable results from the latest watch auction at Sotheby’s Geneva

Two quite unbelievable results from the latest watch auction at Sotheby’s Geneva

I invite you to check out the 1972 Rolex Daytona Ref. 6263 result since it is simply stunning. And, do also check out the 1955 Panerai Luminor Ref. 6152/1 result; a new world auction record for a Panerai.

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Let me ask you: Is the actual Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona still a real men´s watch?

Let me ask you: Is the actual Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona still a real men´s watch?

I see the high-class cult-chronograph Daytona more and more on women´s wrists and no longer on men´s. Is the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona outdated? Let me know what you think…      

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After seeing these five A. Lange & Söhne timepieces you will become moonstruck

After seeing these five A. Lange & Söhne timepieces you will become moonstruck

The beautiful waxing moon escorted me home tonight; this was also a good reminder to finally show you a series of stunning beautiful pictures taken from five A. Lange & Söhne timepieces.

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Please have a look at this truly beautiful blue Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph

Please have a look at this truly beautiful blue Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph

The Geneva manufacturer will now start to deliver the steel Overseas chronograph, featuring a deep blue dial and fitted with either a matching alligator leather or rubber strap, worldwide.

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News from IWC: Two new Ingenieur watches update and complement the last year launched collection

News from IWC: Two new Ingenieur watches update and complement the last year launched collection

Discover the new Ingenieur Automatic Carbon Performance Ceramic and Ingenieur Dual Time. And I invite you to let pass in review the 2014 IWC Aquatimer watches by an appealing video.

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Apologies for being offline over night, we have done some maintenance work. The watch-insider is back online since this morning. Enjoy!

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It´s Ladies’ Time! Let me present you this unique ladies’ watches compilation

It´s Ladies’ Time! Let me present you this unique ladies’ watches compilation

The faboulous timepieces you are going to discover are all 2014 models. But attention: This is not a “Top XY”-list, it´s “only” a pleasing compilation of new creations. Enjoy!

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Parmigiani is teaming up with the Confederacao Brasileira De Futebol, the Brazilian Football Federation.

Parmigiani is teaming up with the Confederacao Brasileira De Futebol, the Brazilian Football Federation.

Whilst Hublot is the official timekeeper and provides the official watch of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, Parmigiani bets on guerrilla marketing.

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Baselworld 2014: Oris Aquis Red Limited Edition

Baselworld 2014: Oris Aquis Red Limited Edition

The new Oris Aquis Red Limited Edition is a good looking and solid built diving watch and it is dedicated to the on-going support of marine life projects.

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Breaking news: Aldo Magada will be announced as the new CEO of Zenith (Updated with the official press release that will be released next Monday)

Breaking news: Aldo Magada will be announced as the new CEO of Zenith (Updated with the official press release that will be released next Monday)

I just learned that the Aldo Magada will become the new Zenith CEO. Actually he is the international sales director of Breitling. Her was chosen by Jean-Claude Biver and he in the past worked with Mr. Biver. I will come up with more details […]

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Listen up, mothers and fathers: Your football enthusiastic kids might have a lot of fun with the new Tissot Quickster Football.

Listen up, mothers and fathers: Your football enthusiastic kids might have a lot of fun with the new Tissot Quickster Football.

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil rounds the corner, if you are actually looking for a cool gift for your kids you could score a goal by offering them one of these cool Tissot watches.

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Ulysse Nardin again conducts pioneering work

Ulysse Nardin again conducts pioneering work

With the Ulysse Anchor Escapement the still privately owned manufacturer Ulysse Nardin based in Le Locle and La Chaux-de-Fonds in the Swiss Jura again proves that there is room for improvement.

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NATO straps now change from status junk to OEM. Discover some of the 2014 watches officially fitted with NATO straps and the interesting story behind

NATO straps now change from status junk to OEM. Discover some of the 2014 watches officially fitted with NATO straps and the interesting story behind

Have you also pimped up your new and old wristwatches with colourful NATO straps in the last years? I did and I will continue doing it even though the NATO strap now becomes original equipment of a watch.

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Which one is sexier? The new Omega De Ville Trésor or the new Rolex Cellini (Updated with the prices)

Which one is sexier? The new Omega De Ville Trésor or the new Rolex Cellini (Updated with the prices)

Let me first present you both elegant watches on seven pages and show you a variety of stunning pictures. But then I want your opinion… Please let me know which one you prefer.

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