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Watch Fashion Trend : Audemars PiguetRoyal Oak Chronograph, Ulysse NardinJade, A. Lange & SöhneRichard Lange Jumping Seconds, More!

Here are group of watches that makes wearing white all year round the new fashionable trend to follow.

Audemars PiguetRoyal Oak Chronograph

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph

This past month, tennis star Serena Williams won her 22nd major victory at Wimbledon. During the tournament, it was hard not to spot the striking Royal Oak Chronograph in rose gold on her wrist. The watch perfectly complemented the white ensemble she was wearing and although conceptual, the video below encapsulates the spirit of the partnership with Williams. read more

Pre-Owned Watch Spotlight With Govberg Jewelers

Govberg Jewelers is back for iW’s weekly Pre Owned Spotlight series. This week has a focus on watches that are limited edition. Some are limited to just 25 while other watches can be limited to a few thousand. Check out 10 more pre-owned timepieces from the Leading Watch Retailer’s ever-rotating complete inventory, and be sure to get these limited edition pieces before they’re gone! read more

Grand Prix View: GPHG 2015 Jewelry Watches

With the pre-selected Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève watches now visible on the organization’s own site (gphg.org), enthusiasts can see all the nominees for the annual ‘Oscars of the watchmaking industry’ on October 29. Until then, iW will annotate the list of nominated watches for you with a series of posts, organized by category, so you can put each nominee into context. read more

Five Summer Watches

As summer 2015 continues to heat up and sunblock flies off the shelves, seasonal timepiece selections may seem nearly limitless. iW is making your choice a little easier in its latest “Summer Selection” series. Team iW called upon the nation’s Leading Watch Retailers for an industry insider’s point of view on the hottest watches of the summer. read more

Audemars Piguet Unveils ‘Synchronicity’ at Art Basel 2015

Audemars Piguet last week marked its inaugural Art Commission by featuring Swiss artist and composer Robin Meier during Art Basel, where Audemars Piguet is a co-sponsor. François-Henry Bennahmias, Audemars Piguet CEO, introduced Meier’s work, Synchronicity, a live art installation that syncs nature’s sounds and sights to evoke memories. read more

Sotheby’s Important Watches Sale

On June 11, in New York, timepieces spanning the years from 1760 to 2015 garnered Sotheby’s its highest-ever total for a “various-owner” sale of Important Watches, achieving $12.5 million. An admirable 88.8% of the lots were sold, and the sale estimate was $6.5 to $10 million.

Twenty-two Swiss enameled automata from a private collection formed the centerpiece of the auction, together bringing $6.1 million. These exquisite examples of fine craftsmanship at the hands of noted makers like Jaquet-Droz and Piguet and Maylan, from the golden age of Swiss watchmaking during the Industrial Revolution, brought to life the marriage of technology and artistry that was a hallmark of that era. read more