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Three racing-inspired watches, ideal for motorheads and those who can’t drive alike

Test drive these beautiful machines from Chopard, Breitling and Bremont.

1 Aug 2019 - 12:55AM

Test drive these beautiful machines from Chopard, Breitling and Bremont.

Three racing-inspired watches, ideal for motorheads and those who can’t drive alike
Three of the best moon-phase watches, from Girard-Perregaux, Audemars Piguet and Vacheron Constantin

Girard-Perregaux keeps it simple, while Audemars Piguet and Vacheron Constantin combine theirs with perpetual calendars.

25 Jul 2019 - 7:30PM

Girard-Perregaux keeps it simple, while Audemars Piguet and Vacheron Constantin combine theirs with perpetual calendars.

Three of the best moon-phase watches, from Girard-Perregaux, Audemars Piguet and Vacheron Constantin
Dive watches are not just for men: three models that add style to subaquatic activities

Blancpain, Longines and Bell & Ross have brought their A games to – and below – the surface.

17 Jul 2019 - 9:00PM

Blancpain, Longines and Bell & Ross have brought their A games to – and below – the surface.

Dive watches are not just for men: three models that add style to subaquatic activities
Three precious-stone watches – more than just a very pretty face, each one is entirely unique

With each piece unique, Rolex, Myku and Gucci offer dazzlingly colourful timepieces with natural customisation

20 Jun 2019 - 8:00PM

With each piece unique, Rolex, Myku and Gucci offer dazzlingly colourful timepieces with natural customisation

Three precious-stone watches – more than just a very pretty face, each one is entirely unique
Three watches for a Father’s Day gift

Striking timepieces from Spinnaker, Longines and Rolex for the big man in your life.

13 Jun 2019 - 12:17PM

Striking timepieces from Spinnaker, Longines and Rolex for the big man in your life.

Three watches for a Father’s Day gift
Forget dad sneakers, three tourbillon watches to remind you why some trends never fade

Timepieces from FP Journe, Zenith and H Moser & Cie take an 18th century mechanism and make it modern.

5 Jun 2019 - 8:30PM

Timepieces from FP Journe, Zenith and H Moser & Cie take an 18th century mechanism and make it modern.

Forget dad sneakers, three tourbillon watches to remind you why some trends never fade
Three of the best pilot’s watches for military-history and aviation buffs

A Breitling that pays tribute to the Flying Tigers, an IWC that recalls the Spitfire fighter plane and Bell & Ross’ tribute to a US bomber jacket.

22 May 2019 - 8:00PM

A Breitling that pays tribute to the Flying Tigers, an IWC that recalls the Spitfire fighter plane and Bell & Ross’ tribute to a US bomber jacket.

Three of the best pilot’s watches for military-history and aviation buffs
Smartwatches – love them or hate them, they are here to stay and they’re not as bad as the robot revolution

Three top picks from Louis Vuitton, Michael Kors and Samsung, something for every budget.

7 May 2019 - 8:30PM

Three top picks from Louis Vuitton, Michael Kors and Samsung, something for every budget.

Smartwatches – love them or hate them, they are here to stay and they’re not as bad as the robot revolution
Kylie Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski and G-Dragon are fans: meet the man behind Joshua Sanders cult sneakers

Vittorio Cordella created the label because the sneaker market was missing something. He started experimenting with shoe designs and his ‘street couture’ sneakers have become cult favourites.

1 May 2019 - 9:30PM

Vittorio Cordella created the label because the sneaker market was missing something. He started experimenting with shoe designs and his ‘street couture’ sneakers have become cult favourites.

Kylie Jenner, Emily Ratajkowski and G-Dragon are fans: meet the man behind Joshua Sanders cult sneakers
An out-of-this-world watch collaboration, and two other horological hookups

Tag Heuer teamed up with the Chinese Lunar Exploration Programme, because, why not? Plus Hublot and Zenith’s unexpected partnerships.

1 May 2019 - 8:30PM

Tag Heuer teamed up with the Chinese Lunar Exploration Programme, because, why not? Plus Hublot and Zenith’s unexpected partnerships.

An out-of-this-world watch collaboration, and two other horological hookups
Mother’s Day gift ideas: three watches she’ll actually love from Omega, Longines and Franck Muller

It’s that time of the year again when you get to show your mother just how much you appreciate her.

25 Apr 2019 - 4:20AM

It’s that time of the year again when you get to show your mother just how much you appreciate her.

Mother’s Day gift ideas: three watches she’ll actually love from Omega, Longines and Franck Muller
How Supreme, NikeLab collaborations made a streetwear darling of Stone Island, soccer hooligans’ favourite

Italian label that was the uniform of English soccer hooligans has become a streetwear darling after collaborations with Supreme and NikeLab, making rapper Drake a fan, but creative director Carlo Rivetti insists it is still a niche brand.

21 Apr 2019 - 3:15PM

Italian label that was the uniform of English soccer hooligans has become a streetwear darling after collaborations with Supreme and NikeLab, making rapper Drake a fan, but creative director Carlo Rivetti insists it is still a niche brand.

How Supreme, NikeLab collaborations made a streetwear darling of Stone Island, soccer hooligans’ favourite
What’s hot from Baselworld 2019: three stand-out watches belie fair’s diminished status

A retro Breitling Navitimer, a Chopard dress watch with a pop of colour, and a brash Tudor chronograph that marries steel with gold are all worth digging deep for.

4 Apr 2019 - 6:37AM

A retro Breitling Navitimer, a Chopard dress watch with a pop of colour, and a brash Tudor chronograph that marries steel with gold are all worth digging deep for.

What’s hot from Baselworld 2019: three stand-out watches belie fair’s diminished status
The good, the great and the wacky: three of Baselworld 2019’s best watches

Timepieces from Tag Heuer, Rolex and De Bethune stood out from the crowd at the recent edition of the watch and jewellery show

27 Mar 2019 - 8:30PM

Timepieces from Tag Heuer, Rolex and De Bethune stood out from the crowd at the recent edition of the watch and jewellery show

The good, the great and the wacky: three of Baselworld 2019’s best watches
Three fashion watches of horological distinction from just US$310

Gucci, Diesel and Emporio Armani have upped their game with elegant, well-built and classic timepieces.

7 Mar 2019 - 5:33AM

Gucci, Diesel and Emporio Armani have upped their game with elegant, well-built and classic timepieces.

Three fashion watches of horological distinction from just US$310
Swatch Group’s exit from Baselworld darkens mood but these three watches provide a ray of much-needed sunshine

Pre-Baselworld pieces from Bell & Ross, Bulgari and Romain Gauthier

21 Feb 2019 - 8:33PM

Pre-Baselworld pieces from Bell & Ross, Bulgari and Romain Gauthier

Swatch Group’s exit from Baselworld darkens mood but these three watches provide a ray of much-needed sunshine
How Goat sneaker marketplace founders went from roommates to global footwear industry disrupters

Footlocker just invested US$100m into the booming online company. In an industry filled with fake goods, Goat prides itself in being the middleman, ensuring buyers are sent authentic shoes.

12 Feb 2019 - 8:00AM

Footlocker just invested US$100m into the booming online company. In an industry filled with fake goods, Goat prides itself in being the middleman, ensuring buyers are sent authentic shoes.

How Goat sneaker marketplace founders went from roommates to global footwear industry disrupters
Three Year of the Pig watches from Chopard, Jaquet Droz, Vacheron Constantin

This Lunar New Year, go the whole hog with a timepiece befitting the new zodiac animal

30 Jan 2019 - 11:49AM

This Lunar New Year, go the whole hog with a timepiece befitting the new zodiac animal

Three Year of the Pig watches from Chopard, Jaquet Droz, Vacheron Constantin
Three wallet-friendly watches for US$350 or less that look great on the wrist

Spinnaker delivers a ‘desk diver’ you can actually get wet, Auteur goes conceptual with a celestial delight, while D1 Milano pays homage to the past

23 Jan 2019 - 10:28AM

Spinnaker delivers a ‘desk diver’ you can actually get wet, Auteur goes conceptual with a celestial delight, while D1 Milano pays homage to the past

Three wallet-friendly watches for US$350 or less that look great on the wrist
Three winning watches heading to SIHH 2019 from Girard-Perregaux, IWC and Audemars Piguet

Striking timepieces that are bound to impress at the upcoming

Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie Genève

9 Jan 2019 - 8:30PM

Striking timepieces that are bound to impress at the upcoming

Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie Genève

Three winning watches heading to SIHH 2019 from Girard-Perregaux, IWC and Audemars Piguet
Christmas gift ideas: eight watches to suit different people and budgets this holiday season

Thinking of what to buy people is always stressful, but a watch, in our humble opinion, is one of those things that is sure to be received warmly.

17 Dec 2018 - 7:08PM

Thinking of what to buy people is always stressful, but a watch, in our humble opinion, is one of those things that is sure to be received warmly.

Christmas gift ideas: eight watches to suit different people and budgets this holiday season
In honour of Olivia Colman’s Oscar-worthy performance as Queen Anne, three jewellery watches fit for royal wrists

Diamonds galore from Backes & Strauss, Chaumet and Bulgari, oh, and they tell the time too

13 Dec 2018 - 11:50AM

Diamonds galore from Backes & Strauss, Chaumet and Bulgari, oh, and they tell the time too

In honour of Olivia Colman’s Oscar-worthy performance as Queen Anne, three jewellery watches fit for royal wrists
Watches from Gucci, Armani Exchange and Fragment Design show not all fashion timepieces are made equal

Watches by the big fashion brands are often awful, but not these ones

28 Nov 2018 - 8:31PM

Watches by the big fashion brands are often awful, but not these ones

Watches from Gucci, Armani Exchange and Fragment Design show not all fashion timepieces are made equal
Three of the best new smartwatches from Montblanc, Samsung and Fossil – it is time to get technological
Three of the best classic car-inspired watches from Chopard, Breitling and Montblanc

Cars and timepieces have long gone hand-in-hand, here are some of the best automotive-influenced watches around

14 Nov 2018 - 8:00PM

Cars and timepieces have long gone hand-in-hand, here are some of the best automotive-influenced watches around

Three of the best classic car-inspired watches from Chopard, Breitling and Montblanc
Tom Hardy’s Venom watch and other famous wrists of the flicks, as seen in First Man, The Meg and many of Marvel’s movies

The eccentric actor insisted on nerding up his arm candy with an all-black Bremont while Cumberbatch’s Dr Strange makes his timepiece part of the action

1 Nov 2018 - 8:18PM

The eccentric actor insisted on nerding up his arm candy with an all-black Bremont while Cumberbatch’s Dr Strange makes his timepiece part of the action

Tom Hardy’s Venom watch and other famous wrists of the flicks, as seen in First Man, The Meg and many of Marvel’s movies
Three of the best bronze watches – a retro trend we are happy to see continue

Watchmakers Spinnaker, Tudor and Zenith release three prime examples

17 Oct 2018 - 8:46PM

Watchmakers Spinnaker, Tudor and Zenith release three prime examples

Three of the best bronze watches – a retro trend we are happy to see continue
Watches for Crazy Middle Class Asians – three affordable timepieces everyone can covet

Timepieces that won’t break the bank from Baume, AVI-8 and Luminox

26 Sep 2018 - 8:32PM

Timepieces that won’t break the bank from Baume, AVI-8 and Luminox

Watches for Crazy Middle Class Asians – three affordable timepieces everyone can covet
Times have changed: three luxury watches available online at Mr Porter

Four years ago, legacy watchmakers dismissed the idea of peddling their wares online via high-end retailers. Mr Porter now sells several top-tier brands, including the likes of Cartier, Breitling and Vacheron Constantin

12 Sep 2018 - 8:34PM

Four years ago, legacy watchmakers dismissed the idea of peddling their wares online via high-end retailers. Mr Porter now sells several top-tier brands, including the likes of Cartier, Breitling and Vacheron Constantin

Times have changed: three luxury watches available online at Mr Porter
A US$150,000 Blancpain watch, and two other eye-wateringly expensive timepieces

Three heavy hitters that stood out at the Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair

5 Sep 2018 - 8:34PM

Three heavy hitters that stood out at the Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair

A US$150,000 Blancpain watch, and two other eye-wateringly expensive timepieces