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September 2012

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Vicariously Wrestle Reptiles with Burberry's "The Britain" Watch

Sep 28, 2012  |   Contributor: Sally Farris

As are many Burberry products, the new unisex watch line “The Britain” is inspired by that wardrobe staple: the trench coat. You may ask yourself what exactly a luxury watch like that would look like. Well, Chief Creative Officer Christopher Bailey of Burberry designed the watch to be timeless yet modern. He told WWD that the watch is an example of “Craftsmanship…wrapped in functionality and innovation”. So basically, much like the trench coat, it's useful both functionally and aesthetically.... Read More

Diane Kruger Represents Timeless Beauty in Watch Campaign

Sep 26, 2012  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Diane Kruger's exotic looks and personality are at the forefront of a new luxury watch collection by Jaeger-LeCoultre, a label for whom she is a brand ambassador. The high-end watch brand's new model, "Rendez-Vous," exudes femininity— much like the German actress and model. The Art-Deco style watch was revealed September 10 and comes in pink gold or steel and is embellished by the finest manually-crafted finishes.... Read More

Van Cleef & Arpels Exhibition Provides a Unique Look at Historic Jewelry

Sep 24, 2012  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Those of you interested in not only the glitz and glamour of luxury jewelry, but also the history behind it, are in for a treat. Van Cleef & Arpels, the renowned jewelry brand known for its extravagant exhibitions around the globe, opened a new show today at the Decorative Arts Museum in its hometown of Paris. With unique displays and a strategic presentation, this exhibit is unlike any of the others done by Van Cleef & Arpels annually.... Read More

Best Luxury Watches Over $10,000 For Women

Sep 21, 2012  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

It’s a wonder why luxury watch brands tend to focus mainly on the men’s market, when time is of the essence to everyone— gender aside. While there’s a seemingly endless database of luxury timepieces for men to choose from, the options are not as wide for women. That said, if you’re on the hunt for a high-end women’s watch for either yourself or a special lady friend, there are only a few labels you should look towards to get the same quality that is found in those men’s pieces that look like they belong behind glass at a museum at all times. I searched high and low for those watches, and found the best of the best women’s luxury watches over $10,000.... Read More

Rebekah Lea Enchants with Unusual Jewelry Designs

Sep 18, 2012  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Like many new fashion lines, Rebekah Lea Schwartz’s was created when she couldn’t find anything that suited her own taste. The luxury jewelry label launched this past June, but Schwartz wasn’t just testing the waters with a minimalist line. The Manhattan-based designer debuted her namesake label with an extraordinary four collections for consumers to delight in. But even though the well-rounded designs display Schwartz's talents in a way that would make you think she’s been crafting jewelry for years, it took some experimentation in other aspects of the fashion industry before she settled on jewelry.... Read More

Exclusive | Abstract Designer Joji Kojima on His Bizarre and Macabre Jewelry

Sep 6, 2012  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

If you haven’t heard of luxury jewelry designer Joji Kojima before, it’s possible you may have seen some of his work without necessarily knowing it. Kojima, who is revolutionizing his field with expressionist jewelry that both amazes and inspires, is gaining attention for his work that seems to blend macabre qualities with fetishism and glamour. Though his self-titled brand was only established two years ago, Joji Kojima is already becoming a household name in the luxury jewelry world and experiencing ample success along the way.... Read More

Conveyor Belts Inspire $25,000 Watch by Devon Works

Sep 5, 2012  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Yesterday we presented you with a list of luxury watches that consisted of mostly classic styles, but today we bring you a piece that we're sure you’ve never seen before. Devon Works LLC, a newcomer to the luxury timepiece community, established itself when it released its iconic Tread 1 a couple years ago. The Los Angeles-based company calls itself an advanced engineering and design laboratory, and for good reason — the brand’s products combine engineering aspects and attractive aesthetics to give you innovative and functional timepieces, and its latest, the Tread 1 Steampunk, is no different.... Read More

Best Luxury Watches Over $10,000 for Men

Sep 4, 2012  |   Contributor: Nicolle Keogh

Everyone loves a good luxury watch. It’s both a representation and measure of the one thing that we’re all obsessed with— time. We never have enough of it, as we’re always running to appointments, rushing to work, or trying to meet a deadline. With time being the essence of our daily lives, it’s only appropriate to invest in a good watch to keep you on track.... Read More

Jaeger LeCouture Air New Zealand 70 Sunreef Power Sea Bass
Jaeger LeCouture Air New Zealand 70 Sunreef Power Sea Bass