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Affordable Luxury Watches

Watches make great fashion accessories. And when you buy luxury watches for affordable prices you can invest in a couple of signature pieces so that you. One of the most elegant and reasonably priced women’s watches you may find is the Akribos XXIV: Women’s Diamond Brilliance Swiss Quartz Strap.   This watch is simply stunning. It is sparkly, and colorful, and unapologetically flashy, but it is not garish.  You should enjoy being a girl, and sometimes it is nice to indulge in a traditionally feminine-looking item. This watch is a stylish smart accessory; since it brightens up any outfit and…

2012 Trends for Luxury Watches

Now that we are in the new year, it’s time to be on top of trends for 2012. And when it comes to luxury watches, there are a lot of trends to look out for. For men, chain link wrist watches are going to be popular. So if you were always a fan of links, you are good to go! If you used to sport leather bands, you might want to invest in a new watch. When you do this, think about precious metals. They are coming back in a big way and since luxury watches have this as a…

World of Watches Announces The Top Men’s Watch Trends for 2012

It’s a new year and that means there are new trends to take note of.  So, with that in mind, World of Watches looks ahead to the biggest and best watch trends we can expect in 2012.  Buying a watch is a big investment.  So, when buying a watch, it’s most important that you love it.  That said, there are so many choices to make when buying a watch that it can be a little overwhelming.  One need only look at the World of Watches complete catalog of watches to see the incredible selection of watch styles on the market. …

Breitling Watches 101

  Breitling is a Swiss-made luxury brand of men’s and women’s watches produced by Breitling SA, which is still a privately owned company.  The watchmaker was first popular amongst aviation pioneers. These days, however, Breitling watches are popular status symbols. Breitling watches are known for their over-sized faces.  This is a feature that was originally intended for better visibility, yet today it is a signature feature of Breitling watches. Many Breitling models feature a mechanical automatic winding mechanism and are equipped with additional functions such as the flyback function, split-second, moon phase, date display and so forth. The price points…

Watches More Like Jewelry

There is a growing trend in watch making to make women’s watches look more and more like jewelry instead of watches. This is ever apparent in diamond watches these days. They have a great selection out there of sleek and beautiful watches encrusted with diamonds. They look like high end bracelets that just happen to be able to tell time. But there are other watches coming out that look like amazingly cute jewelry! These include great gold watches like this Skagen watch pictured here. It’s gold ion plated band and hands are beautifully muted and a perfect accompaniment to any outfit…

Gold Watches: Everyone Loves Gold

Gold has long been admired and coveted for its beauty. Although we see gold everywhere it is scarce. If you took all the pure gold in the world it would only fill two Olympic sized swimming pools. To put it another way if you took all the gold in the world and tried to build the Washington Monument you could only build 33% of it. That is why you should be honored to have a little bit of gold on your wrist. Gold watches are beautiful and with gold prices skyrocketing there may not be too many around in 50…

More Than Diamond Watches

Diamond watches are undeniably great, beautiful and satisfying. Not only do they look good, but wearing something with such clear value can make practically anyone feel like a million bucks. Yet sometimes we just want sharp looking playful luxury watches to wear with more casual outfits. We want them to look good, of course, and yet we also want to be sure that the engineering within is as sharp and well maintained as that of any high-end watches but we want them to look normal with a decent pair of jeans. That is one of the main reasons for the…

Seiko Watches And Their ‘Emotional’ Technology

There are definitely times when an owner grows an attachment to his or her possessions. That much is true. Seiko, on the other hand (or should I say wrist), has taken this idea to a new level. Seiko watches are now being made with what they call ’emotional’ technology, meaning that the owner and the watch interact.They create different lines for different users. This is not conversational interaction, but it is interesting nonetheless. Basically the features on these watches are dependent on the wearer. The Seiko kinetic collection is dependent on the wearer’s movements, hence the name. Since 1986 they…

Chronograph Watches For Those Who Love Detail

Some people don’t mind a simple watch. They don’t want anything more than a simple strap, numbers, and hands  to tell the time. Many of those people would rather just go digital altogether. But others can really appreciate the nuances of a really detailed watch, the one that have a lot going on. Skeleton watches that show all the parts working inside. And of course, chronograph watches, that give them all the detail they could ever want. Chronograph watches allow the wearer to tell the time, as well as use it as a stopwatch, and nowadays they have even many more functions…

Diamond Watches As Holiday Gifts

Every holiday season you want to surprise the people you love with wonderful gifts. The spirit of giving and the joy of companionship and camaraderie make every moment special. It is for this reason that you want to give the absolute best possible gift. Diamond watches make lovely gifts for women. They’re extremely fashionable. Who could turn down such elegance? Consider a token of appreciation for the time you spend with your loved one. Everyone loves to feel appreciated, especially around the holidays! A watch studded with diamonds is like a signifier of class. It’s the kind of accessory that…