Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Latest Collection Presents Two Sides of Femininity

Distinctive duality is on display with Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Reverso One collection—a feminine homage to one of the manufacture’s horologic innovations from 85 years ago. The Swiss watchmaker’s ingenious, prewar timepiece, the Reverso, featured a pivoting case that originally allowed the dial to tuck away during polo play. The latest ladies selection, however, features three elegantly elongated watches more suited to posh parties than the pitch.

A study in minimalist style, the Reverso One Réédition displays a…

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Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Latest Collection Presents Two Sides of Femininity

Distinctive duality is on display with Jaeger-LeCoultre’s Reverso One collection—a feminine homage to one of the manufacture’s horologic innovations from 85 years ago. The Swiss watchmaker’s ingenious, prewar timepiece, the Reverso, featured a pivoting case that originally allowed the dial to tuck away during polo play. The latest ladies selection, however, features three elegantly elongated watches more suited to posh parties than the pitch.

A study in minimalist style, the Reverso One Réédition displays a…

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German Military Timepieces – Book Review

German Military Timepieces It is obvious that whenever we need to research about our watch – or anything else for that matter- we reach for our smartphone, tablet or laptop. If you are one of these guys and only use a book as a doorstop or level the table leg please stop reading now! If you are still here it means you love and use books often. It is true that nowadays most information you find in books is available on the Internet…all you need to do is find it. The problem with searching online is that most of the […]

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German Military Timepieces – Book Review

German Military Timepieces It is obvious that whenever we need to research about our watch – or anything else for that matter- we reach for our smartphone, tablet or laptop. If you are one of these guys and only use a book as a doorstop or level the table leg please stop reading now! If you are still here it means you love and use books often. It is true that nowadays most information you find in books is available on the Internet…all you need to do is find it. The problem with searching online is that most of the […]

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Vintage Market Update: Winter 2016 – move quickly!

Vintage Market Update: Winter 2016 – move quickly!

It’s been roughly three months since our last Vintage Market update, so it’s high time for another. It’s the middle of winter for most of our readership and it also coincides with a relatively dead spot in the calendar, so why not kick back and read a little bit about what’s been happening and what may come? In this installment of the Vintage Market update, I’ll cover some relatively recent phenomena while doing my best to highlight some relatively available opportunities. Let’s jump in… The market for vintage sports watches was hot a year ago and it’s only reached more […]

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