Monthly Archives: June 2012

Romain Jerome Space Invaders – Keep Time in Style with a Little Bit of Moon Dust

As of June 2012, the much anticipated Romain Jerome Space Invaders collection has been in the public eye for slightly over a year now. It's part of the Mood Dust DNA collection, which initially only released prototypes of the new watches. For the most part, the actual pieces are very similar to what they were intended to look like. There are a few minor differences that can be spotted in the finished collection; however, to the casual eye, they appear almost exact with the exception of a few parts that connect the watch to the wrist strap.

Patek Philippe – Two Major Auctions Only One Month Apart

As one of the world's most respected designers, anything that relates to Patek Philippe Watches is of great interest to collectors. Some of the earliest timepieces in this magnificent collection have sold for many times their original going rate, and their value still continues to appreciate due the increased demand and intricate design work that can only be found in Patek Philippe work. In fact, in the 1800's, no other designer watches were known to be capable of such complex, yet functional, work.

OMEGA Watches – Go Diving in Style with Innovative and Practical Design

Professional and hobby divers alike scour Omega Watches news for new releases and introductions into the already existing one of a kind collection - and so do business men and women for that matter. In general, Omega House is known for not only having innovative diving designs that can withstand the harsh environment comes with the territory, but also for doing it with elegance and style that the wearer can be proud to display their new timepiece, as well. All Omega designs feature an open, easy to read watch face.

Panerai Watches – Immaculately Restored Yachts, New Releases and Ceramic Designs

Dating back to 1825, Panerai watch designs have been a much coveted addition to many people's collections. Due to this rich history, enthusiasts watch for Panerai Watches news so that they can be the first to get their hands on a new release in this historical and renowned line of quality timepieces. Today, the line features a collection of four different types of watch designs: historic, contemporary, specialties and special editions. The latter are only released in limited numbers, which makes them not only difficult to obtain, but also very expensive, as well.

Romain Jerome Watches – Remember the Titanic with Function and Beauty

One of the most renowned Swiss watchmakers, Romain Jerome has done it again, and just in time for the 100th anniversary of the Titanic's tragic voyage. In an effort to pay homage to the sinking of the ship, RJ has released not one, but two, incredibly unique tributes - both of which are all the rage when it comes to Romain Jerome Watches. However, unlike many other artists who have attempted the same gesture, the following two pieces are not only functional pieces of art, but amazing examples of watch craftsmanship at its finest.

A. Lange and Sohne – Revolutionary Designs and Multiple Time Zones

One of the primary reasons why A. Lange and Sohne watches are highly sought-after is that these timepieces are known for not only their impeccable reliability in keeping perfect time, but also because they have one of the sturdiest luxury watch designs, as well. And now, they also have claim to one of the thinnest watch models ever released, too. Most of the watches in this collection feature a very sophisticated leather band, and a clean, easy to read watch face.

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak – Celebrating a Timeless Classic

For those who have been keeping an eye on Audemars Piguet watches news, it can definitely be said that the collection has set this year off to an amazing start, with not one, but three major events. For those who are not familiar with these timepieces, this particular line of Swiss luxury watches is renowned around the world for its fascinating combination of both complex and simplistic collections. Like many other luxury collections, they too have a beautiful line of skeleton face watches where it's possible to see the inner workings of the piece while they are winding away.

Chanel Watches – Elegance and Design Meet Durability

The year 2012 has brought about quite the collection of Chanel watches, especially for those who are serious collectors of the brand. For example, the Chanel J12 Calibre 3125 Watch, powered with Audemars Piguet mechanism was just released this past April, and has already captivated enthusiasts around the globe. The technology behind the beauty is probably one of the most amazing aspects of this timepiece. That being said, its appearance alone is enough to stop you dead in your tracks – from the stark contrast between the black face and gold details, to the beautiful window on the back that allows the wearer to glimpse the mechanics that power it.

Damiani – Diamonds and Jewels Meet the Elegance of Ferrari’s Prancing Horse

In lieu of their jewel encrusted Ferrari horse brooch that was recently released, the designers at Damiani have decided to take things even further by collaborating on another high end project with the car manufacturer. Catering to a very specific niche of collectors, they are now working on an exclusive line of luxury diamond jewelry pieces. As stated, this new collection is being produced in collaboration with the none other than the car maker themselves, and it is aimed at exemplifying the sheer elegance, sophistication and beauty that only Ferrari's design can invoke.