Rolex HTE Series Watches

Rolex's HTE series of watches adds two more pieces to close out the collection. The 39mm and 42mm celebrate the achievements of the children of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, two famed explorers known to be the first to...

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The IWC Portuguese Sidérale Scafusia

The IWC Portuguese Sidérale Scafusia

The fine folks over at Hodinkee have really outdone themselves with this one. The Portuguese Sidérale Scafusia is one of the most complex timepieces IWC has ever made, and the ten years it took to develop this wondrous beauty proves just that. The Scafusia features solar time, the sidereal time (both can be set independently), power reserve and a very large tourbillon as seconds display. The rear side displays Customized celestial chart and horizon, sunrise and sunset display, sidereal time and solar time, day, night and dusk display under celestial chart, perpetual calendar with display showing leap years and number of day.

Audemars Piguet Book | Master Watchmakers Since 1875

Audemars Piguet Book | Master Watchmakers Since 1875

In 1875, two watchmakers, Jules Louis Audemars, aged 22, and Edward Auguste Piguet, aged 24, founded Audemars Piguet in Le Brassus, a small village in the Swiss Jura. More than a Century later, the Manufacture Audemars Piguet now employs almost 1,000 people in Switzerland and around the world. The company conveys a unique culture nurtured by tradition, audacity and excellence. It also stems from an original alchemist’s blend passed on through the generations and combining respect for nature with know-how and a taste for perfection.

Introducing | Timex Weekender Watch Collection

Introducing | Timex Weekender Watch Collection

Timex has released the Weekender Collection, a capsule collection features a stainless steel case with a black or anthracite face and is available with a nylon strap or stainless bracelet, whichever you choose. The watches are simple, wearable and extremely affordable, making them a great entry-point piece.

Georg Jensen NATO Watch Straps for Koppel 317 & 318

Georg Jensen NATO Watch Straps for Koppel 317 & 318

Watchmaker Georg Jensen is known for his simplistic yet well-detailed designs, two of the designer’s finest examples being the Koppel 317 and 318. They’re modern and perfect for just about any occasion, but if you’re looking for the timeless face with a more standout strap, this is perfect. Georg Jensen’s dropped the 317 and 318 with NATO straps to really switch things up. The prices are welcoming and the designs work well with the colorful straps. Really well actually. (via GQ)

Hodinkee for GiltMAN | Vintage Rolex Watches on NATO Straps

Hodinkee for GiltMAN | Vintage Rolex Watches on NATO Straps

At Noon EST today, GiltMAN will be launching another watch sale curated by Benjamin Clymer of Hodinkee. Apparently, vintage Rolexes are what the people want so who is Ben to deny the people? This sale’s got 70 vintage Rolex watches on colorful NATO and canvas straps instead of the conventional steel Oyster bracelets or leather ensembles. All watches are priced under $4,000, making this sale even more enticing.

Baselworld 2011 | Victorinox Swiss Army Original

Baselworld 2011 | Victorinox Swiss Army Original

The Victorinox Swiss Army Original watch is really a great looking timepiece at an affordable price point. The details are immense and the design’s really well thought out. The 40 mm case is made from nylon fiber while the bezel is aluminum. The movement’s Swiss quartz and is held in place with the screw-in case back. The stencil-cut dial looks great and also shows the date. It’s water-resistance to 100 meters and comes with a matching NATO strap available in navy grey, commando black, desert beige or khaki green.

Tourneau TNY Collection

Tourneau, the World's largest watch store, has unveiled its latest timepiece for its own brand. They've been crafting pieces under the Tourneau name since the early 1900s and this one shows the brand's ability to consistently drop phenomenal designs. This...

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IWC x MR PORTER | Portofino Watch Lover’s Look

IWC x MR PORTER | Portofino Watch Lover's Look

Hodinkee tells us IWC Schaffhausen has teamed up international online menswear retailer Mr. Porter with the introduction of the retail site’s “Portofino Watch Lover’s Look” segment. With designers including Dunhill, Ralph Lauren, Jimmy Choo and others, Mr. Porter will offer up curated collections and accompanying editorials. IWC & Mr. Porter align in many ways and this collaboration will surely add some value to IWC owners and Mr. Porter shoppers alike.

Now Open | Vane x Sebago Concept Store IV

Now Open | Vane x Sebago Concept Store IV

The folks at Vane have had an ongoing partnership with Sebago for quite sometime now. They’ve collaborated primarily on footwear but the duo have been known to go well beyond that as well. They recently opened the doors to the latest installation of their concept store in the Lower East Side of Manhattan.

Celebrating a successful four year collaborative relationship, the Store will feature the limited-edition Vane for Sebago footwear collections as well as a assortment of inline Sebago styles curated by Vane. The shop will also continually release exclusive store-only styles designed by Vane, and will also stock exclusive Vane apparel and jewelry. The shop will house more than just Vane and Sebago merchandise as we scoped some rare finds in the form of vintage Rolex watches and vintage designer frames from Carrera, Cazal, Christian Dior, Ultra and more.