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The U-Boat Legacy In Time…

U-Boat watches have a heritage in watchmaking history that could easily lend itself to the story of a feature film. In 2000, Italo Fontana came across watch designs by his grandfather Ilvo Fontana, who was commissioned in 1942 by the Italian Navy to create high-performance, precision crafted time instruments of high quality standards to be worn by Italian military seamen. Ilvo Fontana’s original 1942 designs however did not see the light of day for more than a half of a century. After discovering his grandfather’s designs in 2000, the younger Fontana spent seven years working on U-Boat Watches, utilizing the…

Countdown To Christmas: The Best & Brightest Gifts For Her!

Christmas is a little more than three weeks away and if you’re starting to contemplate what to get the special individuals in your life this year for Christmas, we at World of Watches are here to make your holiday shopping a whole lot easier. Today we’re focusing on Great Gifts for Her. Whether you’re shopping for your wife, girlfriend, mother, grandmother, daughter or many other special females in your life, we have thousands of excellent gift selections for ladies from many of today’s top watchmakers, including Cartier, Rolex, Michael Kors, Maurice Lacroix, Citizen, Seiko, Bulova, Corum, Lucien Piccard, Swiss Legend,…

We’re Feeling Off This Week… An Extra 50% Off That Is!

At WorldofWatches.com this week, we’re feeling off… an extra 50% off that is. Our Extra 50% Off Promotion taking place this week for a limited time, features over 130 popular men’s and women’s watches marked down an extra 50% off our everyday low prices. Hence, popular models regularly priced as low as $29.99 are on sale for $14.99, while you can save up to $575 on higher priced models, too! Many of today’s most-wanted watches are featured in the promotion, including styles from Invicta, Swiss Legend, Ben & Sons, ESQ Movado, Lucien Piccard, ToyWatch, a_line, Cabochon, Caravelle NY, Mulco, Akribos…

Gift-Giving Doorbusters You’ve Got To See…

There’s 45 shopping days until Christmas and a little more two weeks away from Black Friday. The holiday gift-giving season is now fully upon us. While many may think it’s best to wait until the final shopping days of the season to find the best holiday gift buys, World Of Watches is currently offering the best gift deals right now with our Gift Giving Doorbusters promotion, featuring outstanding watch styles for everyone on your gift list at special “doorbuster” pricing. This ongoing weekly holiday event updates every Monday and features highly sought-after styles from today’s most-wanted watchmakers, including Rolex, Breitling,…

Watches Worth Searching For…

Let’s face it, we are a society preoccupied with the top-ranking charts and statistics on everything from the weekend’s top movies, television shows and music to political elections. If you ever wondered what the top searched men’s and women’s watches are, you can settle your curiosity this week with the Top Searched Watch Event taking place at WorldofWatches.com. Over 500 of today’s top searched watches for men and women are featured in the event, including highly sought-after styles from Invicta, Breitling, Swiss Legend, Raymond Weil, Michael Kors, Lucien Piccard, Tissot, Maurice Lacroix,  Cartier, Gucci, Bulova, Omega, Tissot, Corum, TechnoMarine, Versace…

Watch Out! WOW TV Sneak Preview For July 30th & 31st

WorldofWatches TV has three action-packed hours lined-up this weekend on both Saturday and Sunday nights with amazing deals on today’s top watches for men and women, all with stress-free payments too. The program airs both evenings at 6:00 pm EST on DirectTV and will be streaming live on Facebook, You Tube and WorldofWatches.com/wowtv. New Swiss-Made Luxury Timepieces from Swiss Legend, Tissot, Rado, Raymond Weil, Corum and more will be featured during the first hour of the program both nights with exceptional sale prices on the very latest styles from these brands. Exotic Watches featuring carbon fiber, solid gold and ceramic from Porsche…

Watch Collection Essentials: Ceramic Watches

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Ceramic watches have been a fashion mainstay since Chanel introduced the J12 Ceramic Watch Collection for women and men in 2000. Popular for their lustrous, high-gloss appeal as well as hypoallergenic characteristics and virtually scratch-resistant quality, ceramic watches are absolute essentials to consider for your watch collection. Although Chanel started the Ceramic watch fashion trend, the brand is not the first watchmaker to feature high-tech ceramic in its watch cases and bracelets. Rado watches in fact have been featuring high-tech ceramic in their Swiss-made timepieces since 1986 with the introduction of its Integral Watch Series. Founded in 1917 in Lengnau,…

Let’s Go Halfsies!

With many Americans on fitness, diet and health regimens, numerous upscale restaurants across the nation are now offering half-sized portions of entrees on their menus in addition to the larger full-size plates. The growing phenomenon was recently heralded in an article in the New York Post, noting that restaurants in America as a whole are noted for offering larger size portions and half-size portions are now a new dining trend. Hence, portions once considered suitable for children and  younger individuals are now accommodating those with smaller appetites. This practice is nothing new in the food industry. Several years ago, snack…

Watch Collection Essentials: French Watches For Bastille Day

In honor of Bastille Day, the French national holiday celebrating the storming of the Bastille on July 14, in 1789, our Watch Collection essentials today is focusing on prestigious French wristwatches. From fine wine and champagne to trend-setting women’s and men’s designer fashions along with fine fragrances, the French are highly regarded around the world for a wide array of luxury imports. Although the Swiss are noted for their premium crafted timepieces, several French watch brands hold prominence in the world of horology: Cartier, Chanel and Christian Dior. Interestingly, each of these highly regarded French watchmakers originated in France and each still has headquarters…

Swiss Legend Summer Classics…

Swiss Legend watches are by far one of our most popular brands at WorldofWatches.com. The brand’s innovative style and premium craftsmanship, along with bold and dynamic characteristics have captivated the imaginations and emboldened the wrists of our customers for years. From strapping chronographs and sporty automatic watches for men to on-trend fashion models and dazzling diamond watches for women, Swiss Legend has a watch for every taste and occasion. The brand is highlighted this week at WorldofWatches.com with our Swiss Legends Classics Event. Over 140 styles are featured in the promotion, including popular models from the Neptune, Expedition, Commander, Trimix Diver…