horology (watches and timepieces)

Jaguar Reveals The ‘New’ Lightweight E-Type, 6 Cars Hand-built To Original 1964 Specs.

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Some lucky Jag-lovers will get the opportunity to own a ‘new’ Jaguar hand-crafted at Jaguar’s Browns Lane plant in Coventry, England and built to the original specifications of the last Lightweight E-type produced in 1964. The new cars are the ‘missing’ six vehicles from the ‘Special GT E-type’ project, which originally started in February 1963 with the objective of building 18 cars. (more…)

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MB&F and L’Epée 1839 Create Starfleet Machine, An Otherworldly Table Clock for $31000.

MB&F Starfleet Machine

Two luxury French horologists have combined their talents to design and build a time machine inspired by science fiction  – more specifically by Star Trek’s Deep Space 9 Space Station*.  Starfleet Machine, a $31,000 table clock, was designed by Maximilian Busser & Friends (MB&F) and engineered by L’Epée 1839, Switzerland’s only remaining specialized high-end clock manufacturer. (more…)

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Kate Winslet and Hitchcock’s The Birds launch Watches of Switzerland’s new London Store.

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Watches of Switzerland has just opened an enormous three story, 17,000 square foot showroom claiming that “Europe’s newest and biggest destination for fine timepieces will revolutionize luxury watch retail.”  (more…)

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The Cartier d’Art Watches for 2014 – A Gemstone Tiger and Gold Leaf Falcon

Cartier d'Art Watches

Cartier introduced several new and stunning watches to their horology collection this year. Amongst them are the exceptional and rare Carter d’Art Watches. (more…)

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The Bradley Watch. Conceived For The Blind, Designed For Everyone.

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The Bradley is a tactile timepiece that allows you to not only see what time it is, but to feel what time it is. (more…)

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Graff Unveils The Most Valuable, And Quite Possibly The Ugliest, Watch In The World.

Graff Hallucination Watch

At this year’s Baselworld, the annual horology show, The Graff Hallucination Watch unseated Hublot as the world’s most expensive watch. (more…)

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