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    A Modern Day Vintage Watch Revival

    Posted 2017-08-09
    Despite years of speculation and dipping sales for some of the most storied watchmakers on the planet, it’s been difficult to believe that smartwatches would actually steal the show. Now a new global obsession with rare and vintage watches has pro...
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    The AP dilemma

    Posted 2010-06-17
    My favorite watch of all time is probably the classic, no-nonsense Audemars Piguet Royal Oak. Everything Gérald Genta touched in the 1970s seemingly turned to gold in a Midas-like fashion, but nothing comes close to the original in my mind. The Pa...
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    Kristian's corner: Inspired by Jules Verne and designed by Gerald Genta

    Posted 2010-04-30
    Let's give a warm welcome to Kristian Haagen. Kristian, who is based in Copenhagen, is one of those original watch idiot savants with an unbridled enthusiasm for exquisite horology that's almost exhausting at times. Apart from his column here at J...
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    Nautilus VAS Luxury Submersible

    Posted 2010-04-13
    As underwater technology advances, private submersibles are becoming an essential part of any superyacht’s equipment. US-based Nautilus Submarines & Diving Systems aims to capture what is no doubt a lucrative slice of the high-end trade. With ...
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    Gérald Genta: Luxurious steel

    Posted 2009-07-03
    Few watch designers boast such a celebrated list of creations as Gérald Genta. The Geneva native is most commonly associated with what is probably his most famous design: the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak. Apart from creating what I personally conside...