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Automatic Watch Lovers Rejoice!

Automatic watch lovers rejoice! The Automatic Watch Event at World Of Watches not only features exceptional sale prices on many of today’s most-wanted automatic watch styles, you’ll also receive a free watch winder, valued at $39.99 with your purchase. Whether this is your first automatic timepiece purchase, or a brand new one you’re adding to your collection, the bonus watch winder is both a welcome and essential necessity. Although a self-winding automatic watch relies on the movement of the wrist, its power reserve diminishes when the watch is idle and not in use. Unless you plan to wear your new…

Prime Time Savings Event!

The number twelve signifies many aspects of our everyday lives: there are twelve months in every year, twelve eggs in a dozen of eggs and twelve hours on most standard, non-military time wristwatches or clocks. The number twelve also has great significance in the savings you’ll enjoy this week at WorldofWatches.com with our Perfect Timing Event, featuring a 12% savings discount on many popular watches, designer sunglasses and luxury jewelry finds. Everything from pace-setting Swiss-made timepieces to breathtaking designer necklaces and earrings to trend-setting eyewear are included in the 72-hour promotion. Over 300 popular men’s and women’s items are featured,…

Now You Can Have Your Luxury Watch And Wear It Too!

The adage “You Can’t Have Your Cake And Eat It Too” dates back to Thomas Cromwell, the Duke of Norfolk in Sixteenth Century England, who originally said “a man can not have his cake and eat his cake.” It today represents the concept of having to choose one item above the other, along with the idea of trade-offs. It may also imply the cost and consideration of one opportunity against another. Hence, you may want to purchase luxury watches along the lines of Rolex, Omega and Cartier, but may not have the immediate cash-flow to do so. You could however finance one and…

Watches That Wow!

There’s no doubt your wrist, not to mention your wallet will be wowed by the “WOW SALE” taking place at WorldofWatches.com this week. Many of today’s most sought-after watches from today’s top watchmakers are presented in this ground breaking promotion. Over 70 high-end luxury styles for men and women are featured, including models from Rolex, Omega, Oris, Breitling, Cartier, Tissot, Chopard, Corum, Movado, Bulova Accu-Swiss, TAG Heuer, Rado, IWC, Maurice Lacroix, Chanel and Eterna. Whether you are looking for a high-performance automatic timepiece or a high-fashion wristwatch, you will find many great choices to select from during the promotion at…

Pre-Owned & Store Display Luxury Time Finds…

Highly-regarded Swiss watch brands Rolex, Cartier, Omega, Jaeger-LeCoultre and Wyler Vetta have long been associated with wealth, influence and stature. For decades, wearing one of these illustrious timepieces on your wrist has been considered both a status symbol and an expression of prestige, costing a small fortune to obtain. At WorldofWatches.com you don’t have to spend a small fortune anymore to acquire one of these expertly crafted timepieces. Our Pre-Owned and Store Display Watch collection offers the very best and most sought-after brands in the world of horology at exceptional savings. Over 285 pre-owned and store display watch styles are…

Watch Collection Essentials: Go For The Gold, Silver & Bronze!

In the spirit of the 2016 Summer Olympics, which is about to start this weekend in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil,  we’re dedicating this week’s watch essentials column to the widely popular international games. Over 10,500 athletes from more than 206 nations are  expected to be participating in the two-week long sports competition. Athletes will be competing in various Olympic summer sports ranging from track and field and wrestling to basketball, soccer, gold and rugby… to swimming and water-related activities in their quest for the coveted Gold, Silver and Bronze Olympic Award medals. Omega watches have been the official time-keeper of the Olympics since…

Father’s Day Gift Picks!

Fathers Day Watch Sale

Father’s Day has been a nationally celebrated holiday in the United States since 1966, when President Lyndon Johnson issued the first Presidential proclamation to honor fathers annually on the third Sunday in June. President Richard Nixon signed the holiday into national law six years later in 1972. Like many other national holidays designated on a particular time annually, such as Mother’s Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Presidents’ Day, Father’s Day, does not occur on the same date each year and this year Father’s Day takes place on June 19th. At WorldofWatches.com we make shopping…

Watch Collection Essentials: Precision Chronographs

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A precision chronograph is another essential timepiece a serious watch collector should consider having in their watch collection. A chronograph features independent display and stop-watch functions on the dial, the latter usually represented on an individual sub-dial window. Preeminent Swiss watchmakers TAG Heuer and Breitling both have ties to the origins of chronograph timepieces. Edouard Heuer introduced the first independent stop-watch function on a pocket watch in 1882. In 1914, Heuer, whose brand would later be known as TAG Heuer introduced the first wristwatch chronograph, while two years later Heuer debuted the very first stopwatch accurate to 1/1000 of a…

Watch Collection Essentials: Automatic Dress Watches

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Seasoned watch collectors, aficionados and horologists would concur that there are several timepiece essentials a true and serious watch collector should have in their collection. An automatic dress watch, precision chronograph, true diver’s watch and high-performance sports watch are among the horologic must-haves a true collector should consider owning. We at WorldofWatches.com realize and understand the importance of having just the right wristwatches in your collection and are here to assist with your next acquisitions. This article marks the first of a series of blogs, featuring essential styles to consider for your timepiece collection. No watch collection should be without an…

Timepieces 101…

Buying a watch can be a rather intimidating and baffling experience, perhaps even more challenging for some of us than purchasing an automobile or even a house. With similar terms such as chronograph and chronometer to consider, not to mention trying to comprehend the difference between automatic, mechanical and quartz movements inside and the different levels of water-resistance, there’s a lot to ponder over for new watch buyers and numerous avid watch collectors alike. The new Knowledge Center at WorldofWatches.com answers many of the questions both new watch buyers and seasoned collectors may have. There are sections on the Inside…