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These 40 Powerful Life Lessons Can Immediately Change the Rest of Your Life

Truth resonates in your bones. Recognize it. Feel it. And do something about it.<p>Sometimes we get lost.<p>Other times we get distracted.<p>But most of all, we often get so consumed with the game of life--all of its pursuits, sensations, and experiences--that we forget the truths that lie at the core of …

Happiness

See How Tudor Makes Its Iconic Dive Watches

<i>Originally published by Jon Bues on Hodinkee.</i><p>The making of a Tudor watch today is in many ways similar to the making of a Rolex watch. Both …

Omega takes the Seamaster back to 1948 with its new limited edition

An elegant throwback to the watch's beginnings.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Omega's big announcement at Baselworld is the return of the Seamaster Diver …

13 Simple Ways To Make People Love Talking To You

There are more subtle skills than just being a good listener.

Body Language

9 Powerful MS Excel Features That You May Not Be Aware Of

Do you use Excel often for work? These 9 tricks should help make your life a little bit easier…<p><i>The following is a guest post by</i> <i>Steven Correy</i><i>. Steven</i> …

The affordable timepiece that’s guaranteed to turn heads

If there’s one accessory out there that’s guaranteed to determine serious sartorial sophistication and an edge over everyone else, it’s got to be the …

Watches

Best custom-made watches

How to be resilient: 8 steps to success when life gets hard

<i>“Stick with it!”</i><p><i>“Be resilient!”</i><p><i>“Never give up!”</i><p>I see a lot of stuff about resilience, persistence and grit. What I don’t see is a lot of legitimate …

Self-help

This Watch Just Became The Most Expensive OMEGA Ever Sold

Horology is slowly becoming a form of collectible art and if there was ever the need for a bit of evidence, this auction would be it.This particular …

Boldr Expedition Review

Boldr is back with a watch that is hard not to like. Not only is the design very appealing, it’s an incredible value, almost to the point of being …

Timely Reads: 10 Best Watch Blogs

For a long time the bulk of the knowledge and discussion surrounding watches both new and old occurred on online forums. These poorly designed (at …

Grand Seiko: the history of the Japanese watchmaker determined to beat Switzerland at its own game

Not so long ago a handful of canny operators did good business importing the odd Grand Seiko watch from Japan to the US or Europe, for cognoscenti clients who knew how phenomenal Seiko’s top-tier watchmaking could be, but had no other way of accessing it.<p>Today, things are different. Walk into …

Introducing: The Grand Seiko Hi-Beat 36000 GMT SBGJ227 'Peacock'

Some of the most popular Grand Seiko models are the various GMT models, which add a very useful complication to the always appealing Grand Seiko …

The Best Men's Watches Under $200 Look Like a Million Bucks

Your hunt is over: Best Stuff is GQ’s destination for finding the perfect version of whatever you need, like the best wallet-friendly timepieces. You can thank us later.<p>The big news in men's watches right now might be smart (as in shiny, new, and can read your emails) and old (as in rare, …

Men's Fashion

Editorial: Why Philippe Dufour Duality No.00 Is My Favorite Watch Of Auction Season

It's no secret – this year's fall auction season is all about Paul Newman's Paul Newman Daytona. You might be forgiven for forgetting that there are …

Chronograph Reset: Tutima Rebuilds Their Classic Caliber 59 From Scratch

Tutima resurrects its World War II pilot’s watch.<p>The striking Tutima Tempostopp chronograph ($29,500) is the third gold model the small German watch …

Bremont Limited Editions Salute the RAF

To help commemorate the upcoming 100th anniversary of the founding of the Royal Air Force (RAF), Bremont this week debuted a limited edition series of 43mm GMT chronograph watches (with am-pm indication) cased in steel, red gold and white gold.<p>As Bremont was started by two brothers steeped in …

For Men

This Photo of a Heinz Ketchup Bottle at Walmart Shows Why Amazon Is a Killer

If one wanted to check in on how the war between Amazon.com (AMZN) and Walmart (WMT) was transpiring, they might not need to look any further than …

An Indie Watch Brand Releases a Retro Diver with Modern Performance

In just a couple years, British brand Farer has made a name for itself by offering colorful, vintage-inspired mechanical watches at reasonable …

Around the world in eight watches: From London to Tokyo, here are the timepieces that define the world of horology

A luxury watch may be painstakingly crafted deep in the folds of the Swiss Jura Mountains, but it doesn’t mean the industry shies from a world …

A. Lange & Söhne - 1815 Chronograph Watch - Ape to Gentleman

A. Lange & Söhne has revealed a new version of the 1815 Chronograph with the stopwatch function as an extension of their 1815 watch family.<p>The …

Panerai Goes Green with Latest Limited-Edition Releases

The propagation of green dials continues with this trio of new watches from Panerai.<p>We’ve said it before: Green is rapidly becoming the new “it” …

How to Ride the Vintage Watch Boom

By<p>Among vintage watch collectors there are “grail” watches and then there’s the Paul Newman Rolex Cosmograph Daytona. An estimated 4,000 were …

Vintage Rolex Is What This Collector Craves

“Vintage Rolex is my focus,” Timothy Yong said. “I track every auction.”<p>Mr. Yong, 33, has five rows of timepieces in a glass display case spanning one wall of an upstairs room in his home here. Also filling the space: shelves of vintage whiskeys, neatly stacked boxes of shoes and two long racks of …

Recommended Reading: The Fascinating Story Of Actor James Garner's Special Heuer Carrera

It is impossible to deny the fascination that surrounds watches worn by famous people. Just think about the "Paul Newman" Rolex Daytona, the "Ed …

TAG Heuer Heritage Autavia Calibre Heuer 02 Watch Review

Ever since "The Autavia Cup" design campaign in March 2016, watch lovers have been excited about the re-issue of the TAG Heuer Autavia. I will say …

Breitling Colt Skyracer Pilot's Watch - Ape to Gentleman

Breitling’s new Colt Skyracer pilot’s watch expresses its youthful, dynamic and winning spirit in a brand-new model dedicated to thrill-seekers.<p>With …

Next Month Is Your Opportunity to Score a Reasonably Priced Vintage Watch at Auction

Generally, when a big auction house is selling a litany of old timepieces, the lots that tend to get the most attention skew towards the ultra-rare …

TAG Heuer Monaco Gulf Special Edition

It was fifty years ago that race fans began to see the now famous light blue and orange Gulf stripes hit the automotive racing circuit. That’s more than enough reason for TAG Heuer to unveil a special edition of the brand’s square-cased Monaco chronograph, the Monaco Gulf Special Edition.<p>This …

TAG Heuer

Journey of a Young Watch Collector

<i>The watch bug can bite when you’re really young, as was the case with today’s contributor. Dan Broun is a young watch collector—19-years-old to be</i> …