Peridot, August’s birthstone.
The ancient Egyptians mined peridot on the Red Sea island of Zabargad, the source for many large fine peridots in the world’s museums. The Egyptians called it the “gem of the sun.” Today this gem is still prized for its restful yellowish green hues and long history.
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As more and more watch brands delve into the realm of high-tech materials for watch cases and bracelets, we are witnessing a host of wonderful new ceramic watches emerge on the market. However, not all ceramics are the same. High-tech engineered ceramic is one of the hardest and most scratch-resistant materials for watches. The cases […]
Still searching for the perfect Father’s Day gift? Ditch those shirts, stop searching and visit us. With life being so busy, and there never being enough time, we suggest you give dad, or the father of your children, the gift of time — in the form of a wristwatch. Don’t stop reading here because you […]
We have discussed some of the biggest watch trends emerging from Baselworld. One of those trends revolves around diving watches, as more and more people get involved in active sports. Understanding what constitutes a great diver’s watch is important, as most high-precision diver’s watches offer a series of functions that could prove useful. With summer approaching, one may want to consider a new […]
Let’s face it: Being a mom is a pretty tough job. Think of everything that you’ve put her through over the years. First, the late-night feedings and never-ending conveyor belt of diapers. Then, the tantrums, spills and relentless whys. Let’s just not mention the teenage years. Through it all, she’s been there for you, guiding, […]
The stunning deep green of the emerald is the perfect birthstone for May reminding us of the lush green landscapes that have arrived with spring. The emerald has been a prized gemstone hundreds of years and known to have been a favorite to Cleopatra. A symbol of rebirth, it is said that emerald gives its […]
With Meadowlark Yellow and Ultra Violet leading the color trends for 2018, according to the Pantone Color Institute, we have seen an interesting resurgence of yellow and blue/purple this year on the runways and on the wrists.
Each season, we strive to introduce the emerging colors so watch lovers — especially those who have watches with […]
Your fiancé gave you the perfect engagement ring, and now you have your matching wedding band for a beautiful, enduring expression of your love. It sparkles like your personality, and looks flawless on your finger.
Now, it’s time to complete your bridal appearance with the trifecta: a stunning pair of earrings, an attractive necklace and an […]
An exciting exhibit about telling time in Medieval days is on display until April 29 at the Morgan Library & Museum in New York, and if you are in town, you won’t want to miss it. Entitled Now and Forever: The Art of Medieval Time, the exhibit portrays how difficult it was to tell time […]
The first few months of every year are filled with so many events in the watch world, starting in January with the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) exhibition in Geneva and then running into the biggest watch show of the year, Baselworld, in Basel, Switzerland. This year, the Baselworld Fair official opens on […]