As Coco Chanel once famously said, "Elegance is refusal," which would suggest a certain kind of minimalism. Chanel is also famous for draping herself in ropes of pearls, which would suggest a level of opulence. Which begs the question, can a watch be elegant and opulent at the same time?
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Meet Bremont's new America's Cup and Oracle Team USA timepieces
There was plenty of buzz in the yacht world last summer when upstart British watchmaker Bremont became the official timing partner for the America’s Cup and Oracle Team USA. The cup is one of the most prestigious awards in sailing and just getting a chance to compete is an honor. ... More
Now that film festival season is upon us, we're being dazzled by the brilliance of jewelry watches. Pairing a timepiece with a gown is a delicate balance (you are not supposed to be watching the hours when you are at a formal event) but leave it to Diane ... More
On the eve of the US Open, most fans were focused on Swiss tennis star Stan Wawrinka’s legendary backhand. But we spied Wawrinka paying ample attention to his wrist action at The Standard, High Line in New York City.
Wawrinka and his doubles partner (and fellow Audemars Piguet ambassador) ... More
We spend a lot of time puzzling over what our watch choices say about us. For example, for gear heads, the idea of wearing a quartz-driven watch might make some purists clutch their metaphorical pearls in horror. For others, it’s the design of the watch that rules the day.
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Producer Brian Grazer is a curious fellow. Yes, he’s inquisitive (he recently wrote a book called A Curious Mind: The Secret to a Bigger Life). But his personal style also attracts the interest of others.
First of all, there’s that hair. It looks like an exclamation point but acts like ... More
Angelina Jolie, an actor and director that you may have heard of, was in Myanmar earlier this month in her role as the UN High Commissioner for Refugees’ Goodwill Ambassador. In fact, most of Jolie’s adventures are dedicated to her humanitarian efforts, bringing attention to the living conditions ... More