If you were born in December and have a hard time making up your mind, you’re in luck! December babies have three beautiful birthstones to choose from; Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise. Let’s look a little deeper at what’s behind these stones:
This bluish-purple stone is one of the newest to be discovered and is only available […]
A nice watch can be a great gift for several people on your list, but finding the right one can be a bit tricky. We want to help take the stress out of the shopping experience by offering a bit of advice about what to look for when buying a watch for a loved one.
1. Think […]
If you’re looking for a great gift for the special lady in your life, chances are, jewelry is somewhere on that list. I mean, what woman doesn’t love opening a box to find something sparkling inside? Well…A woman who opens the box to something totally not her style probably wouldn’t be too happy.
Luckily, there are […]
Last week we brought you a story about the annual watch awards known as the Grand Prix de Horlogerie Geneve (GPHG) and showed a few brands we carry that were in the final running. Well, the winners have been announced and we are pleased to bring some of the results to you now. Oh, and […]
One of the watch industry’s biggest events —The Grand Prix de Horlogerie Geneva (GPHG) — takes place tomorrow in Geneva. Every year for the past 15 years, the GPHG has celebrated the finest timepieces on the market by honoring one watch in a host of different categories.
This year there are 12 categories, including Ladies, Ladies High-Mech, […]
Daylight Saving Time in the United States ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6, when the clocks fall back by an hour, and many of us will certainly enjoy an extra hour of much-needed sleep. Meanwhile, our friends at ATimelyPerspective.com offer a fun look at the origins of DST, which happen to stretch back to […]
November has arrived and while the leaves keep showing off their autumnal hues, this month’s birthstone, citrine, joins in with its yellow and orange colors seeming to compliment the world around us.
The warm, yellow tone of this stone is the perfect addition to a fall wardrobe, not only because it matches the environment, but also […]
It isn’t every day a Swiss watch brand in the affordable luxury category, such as Baume & Mercier, unveils a more expensive complicated watch. In fact, for this brand, it is only about once a year. To demonstrate its technical savior-faire and true watchmaking capabilities, once annually for the past five years, Baume & Mercier […]
If you haven’t already heard, pearls are one of the top trends in jewelry and have no intention of slowing down. While there are many unconventional pearl designs being featured, one thing that stood out to us this year was the use of traditional strands of pearls stylized in non-traditional ways.
Luckily, this is a trend […]
Patek Philippe is considered one of the benchmark Swiss watch brands, and one we are happy to carry in our store. This year, we have all been anticipating the unveiling of the brand’s newest Nautilus watches that celebrate the 40th anniversary of their unveiling in 1976. Well, the watches were unveiled last week and they […]