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Burdeen’s 2018 Gift Guide – Men’s Watches

Buying a watch for a watch enthusiast can be a bit of a minefield. Much buying wine for a connoisseur, watch enthusiasts have their own specific tastes for each and every brand, every movement, every color, every type. That said, there are … Continue reading

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All that Glitters is Rose Gold

If there’s ever a popular color for the decade, it’s rose gold. Rose Gold is actually a copper and gold alloy. The copper content in the alloy actually gives the alloy its reddish/pinkish color. Over the years, the alloy has … Continue reading

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Maybe the new Navitimer 8 isn’t so IWC Pilot-y

Since the full release of the new Breitling Navitimer 8, the redesigned watch has come under a bit of fire due to its more retro design. One watch in particular, the Navitimer 8 Automatic was under particular scrutiny because some … Continue reading

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Breitling reinvents icon with Navitimer 8

  Over the weekend, something big happened. Breitling CEO Georges Kern after about two weeks of merciless teasing on his personal Instagram and on the Breitling social feeds has released a brand new Navitimer. This watch is a big deal … Continue reading

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Lange, IWC add some heat to SIHH this winter

One of the best parts of working at an Authorized Dealer for so many renowned luxury watch brands is getting to see the best the watchmaking world has to offer every year. This year’s SIHH was no different. For 2018, … Continue reading

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The Case for Quartz

High end quartz watches can make a fine substitute for your automatic watch in select situations – so we’re going to lay out when to leave your automatic watch at home Unless fine watch collecting is in your blood and … Continue reading

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Why go with an Authorized Dealer vs. Gray Market?

As an Authorized Dealer for six of the biggest watch brands in the world, one of the biggest questions that we get asked is why should you pay more to buy a watch from an Authorized Dealer as opposed to … Continue reading

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Next generation alloys ‘steel’ the show at Swiss watch brands

There’s much more to the watch game than dials and movements. Before a watch even gets designed, metallic and ceramic alloys must be created. Many of these alloys are created just for the watch brands that enthusiasts like you and … Continue reading

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Baselworld: Where’s Ulysse Nardin?

During our Baselworld coverage of our brands this year, you may have been wondering about one thing: where’s Ulysse Nardin? As one of our most innovative brands, they typically make their presence known at both SIHH and/or Baselworld every year. … Continue reading

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Baselworld Day One: Updated Superocean, Navitimer from Breitling

The more things change, the more they stay the same for Breitling at Baselworld. Much like other Swiss watch brands, Breitling came out with multiple updates for their best-selling lines including the Navitimer, Colt, Chronomat, and Superocean Heritage. Breitling went … Continue reading

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