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4 Iconic Watches Worn In Movies (Hollywood Watch Spotting)

I love movies. Whether a crowd-pleasing blockbuster, a dark comedy, a stirring drama, or an experimental arthouse film, for a couple of hours, I get lost in the experience. The larger-than-life world of cinema has been a favorite escape for me since I was a child. Watching a movie on a big screen, in particular, is still an event I cherish. After movie stars, some of the most iconic aspects of films are the luxury items and fashion accessories of the characters. The Ferrari in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is essentially the fourth star of that film, while the Omega Seamaster watch that James Bond wears in Goldeneye is integral to the plot. The fact is, watches and films have...

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Best Ceramic Watches For Men (From Budget To Luxury Watch Picks)

Timepieces are not uniformly made from only one type of material. Over the years, watchmakers have dabbled in incorporating some pretty wild design choices that either became a passing fad or innovated the industry. One such timepiece crafting material that has found its place in the horological industry is ceramic. Ceramic is a type of material that is non-metallic and solid. Ceramic in watches can be manufactured either by combining metal compounds with pure materials or by combining the powder with alloy. Ceramic watches are typically synonymous with luxury watches due to its polished appearance. Of course, don’t mistake the ceramic used in timepieces to be the same as those you can see in kitchenware. The type of ceramic used...

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10 Oldest Watch Brands

Time is relative, as Einstein put it, but what of timekeeping? Horology has always been a fascinating topic for me, the impeccable precision and the intricate mechanism that operates our wristwatch is amazing if you think about it. Within that small frame lies a complex maze of cogs and wheels that helps us keep track of time. If you want a romanticized version of it, we basically follow what the clock tells us to do – from lunchtime, dinner, and bedtime – we are all in the palm and indebted to Father Time. In the industry of horology, time is also relative to certain watchmakers. While some faded away into the annals of watch history, others proved their mettle in...

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The Top 10 Omega Speedmasters of All Time

Out of all the celebrated timepieces created by Swiss watchmaker Omega, its Speedmaster models carry an extra bit of prestige. With its status as the first watch certified by NASA and worn on the moon, the Speedmaster cemented its legacy as one of the most important chronographs ever made. Every piece in the legendary line built on the success of its predecessors, leaving lasting impressions on the industry still felt to this day. 1. Speedmaster CK 2915 (1957) It all started rather inconspicuously in 1957, when the brand released its first line of “professional” watches — the Seamaster, Railmaster and Speedmaster. The inaugural Speedmaster, titled CK 2915, was originally marketed to car enthusiasts to help measure land speed. The timepiece was one...

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9 of the Latest Watch Releases of 2020

We're nearing the end of 2020, but that doesn't mean that our favourite watchmakers have become lackadaisical in releasing new watches. We've compiled a list of new watches that fit the bill of being fresh and interesting, as well as being accessible and relatively easy on your wallet. Before you do end up pulling the trigger on a new watch, I think it's important to remember a few key considerations:1. Get something that fits your lifestyle.2. Buy from a reputable retailer3. Invest your money into the watch AND the brand.4. Choose something that is versatile and can be worn in a variety of ways. 5. And most importantly, Buy what YOU like, not what the market tells you to like....

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