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Chat Time – Scott Rosen Interview, Former Hublot President

Doron Basha sits down and discusses the watch industry with Scott Rosen, former Hublot Watches president. Mr. Rosen discusses the evolution of the Hublot Big Bang, which came about from an attempt to partner with Ferrari.  While back then Panerai won the bid, Hublot went on to modify the design for their own use, and the Big Bang Collection was born. The conversation shifts to the merits of end-to-end in-house watch manufacturing, and concludes with how quartz movements impacted global and Swiss watchmakers. Thanks for joining us, Mr. Rosen!

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…

Video Review – Lucien Piccard Sofia Collection

Video Review Lucien Piccard Sofia Collection

Video review of the Lucien Piccard Sofia Collection, new for 2015. Megan Harris from WorldofWatches TV has a closer look at this women’s style. Exquisite contours from the Lucien Piccard Sofia collection. Contemporary women’s watch is sleek and sophisticated with a highly polished round case presented on a lustrous multi-link bracelet. The stationary bezel encircles the captivating dial with guilloche outer dial, mother-of-pearl center, polished Dauphine hands, Roman numeral and baton hour markers. Select from popular styles in polished stainless steel, rose or yellow gold-tone stainless steel.  

Hamilton Screen Legends

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Hamilton watches are renowned for being true legendary American timepieces. The brand was founded in 1892 in Lancaster, PA and was one of the largest producers of Railroad watches in the early 1900’s. Hamilton was commissioned by the US military for wristwatches worn by servicemen during both World War I and World War II. Notably, more than 1 million watches were shipped to troops overseas during the Second World War… a time when the production of consumer watches was halted by brand to exclusively produce timepieces for the US Army and Navy along with other allied Navies as well. The…