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Watch Collection Essentials: Racing Inspired Watches

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For decades the worlds of high-speed auto racing and horology have shared a long and successful association. Many of the world’s top-watchmakers, including TAG Heuer and Rolex have not only featured collections inspired by fast-paced touring cars and prominent racing competitions, they have also sponsored many of these prestigious racing competitions too. TAG Heuer has long been associated with automobiles and auto racing. The brand’s founder Edouard Heuer received a patent in 1911 for his Time of Trip dashboard chronograph, which was used in automobiles to measure the time and duration of a trip. Heuer went on to become the…

Titanium Watch Collection Essentials

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Titanium is by far one of the most popular metals featured in luxury watches today. The metal’s lightweight characteristics, durability and hypoallergenic qualities are factors to consider when selecting a timepiece, not to mention essential elements for your watch collection. Titanium is a relatively new metal that has been used in the craftsmanship of watches for less than twenty-five years and is more desired by many watch collectors than stainless steel and even 14K and 18K gold. In the late 1990’s, Swiss watchmakers TAG Heuer and Breitling were the first to introduce titanium models in their collections. Numerous watchmakers, including…

Tissot Watches: Always In The Game

Tonight marks Game Five of the NBA Finals with the Cleveland Cavaliers hosting the Golden State Warriors at the Q Arena in Cleveland, OH. The Warriors, the 2015 NBA champions are favored to win this year’s series, which is also a rematch of  2015 series between the two teams. Timing is everything on the court for basketball players and many popular players serve as ambassadors for prominent Swiss watchmakers. Cleveland star player LeBron James is the brand ambassador for Audemars Piquet watches and Carmelo Anthony is the face of IWC Watches. Miami Heat player Dwyane Wade serves as the brand ambassador…

Watch-Out ! The NBA Finals Are Next Week

The NBA Finals are a week away on Thursday June 5, and there are no clear-cut winners for either the Eastern or Western Division, although the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs hold a 3-2 series lead in their divisions against the Indiana Pacers and the Oklahoma Thunder. Everyone will be watching the Heat face-off against the Pacers tonight in Miami, along with the Spurs playing against the Thunder tomorrow night in Oklahoma City. Additional games are also planned for Sunday and Monday night, contingent on the outcome of the games tonight and tomorrow night. Next week’s NBA finals may…