What better way to kick-off 2017 than with an extraordinarily crafted timepiece on your wrist to celebrate both your accomplishments in 2016 and exciting new beginnings in the New Year. Many new arrivals from today’s top watchmakers have recently made their way to World of Watches, including styles from Rolex, Eterna, Frederique Constant, U-Boat, Salvatore Ferragamo, TechnoMarine, Michael Kors, Bruno Magli, Daniel Wellington, Invicta, Longines, Breitling, Alpina and more.
All it takes is a thoughtful gesture that says “You’re my person and I want you to know I freaking love you.” Please note: This expression of love can come in material form or other forms. I can only really help in the material gift area. For the other forms of love, you’ll have to go pick up a copy of Cosmo or something.
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It appears though that those days are long gone. These days wearing a gold watch to the movies or just to go grab a beer at the local bar is not so unheard of. In a lot of ways wearing flashy accessories has become standard no matter what event you find yourself attending. There is a great amount of freedom in fashion statements these days. Whether you are wearing jeans and a t-shirt with some sharp looking jewelry or a nice suit with a fitted baseball cap, the lines of high and low fashion have been permanently crossed.
Sometimes even a blind squirrel finds a nut. I was wandering around an antiques dealer in Buffalo, NY last summer and happened upon TAG Heuer 1000 Submariner Diver watch for .
Whether it’s a prestigious high-end timepiece, a depth defying deep-sea diver’s model, an action-packed pilot’s chronograph or a rugged and adventurous sport watch, you’re certain to find the perfect gift you are looking for in every price range.
Legendary film and TV actor William Shatner approached Égard to collaborate on an exclusive line of timepieces after admiring an Égard watch on another film actor’s wrist. Shatner worked with Ilan to create the Passages WatchSeries, a limited edition collection for men and women.
Let 2012 be the year of awesome new watches and continued discounts at WorldOfWatches.com!
Luxury Watches and Gifting Etiquette
Features include an automatic date window at the 6 o’clock hour, small-second, 30-minute and 12-hour countdown timers. Additional features include quality quartz movement inside and water-resistance to 100 meters or 330 feet. The Michael Kors Bradshaw women’s chronograph is 42mm in diameter and 12mm thick.
Over 280 of today’s most-wanted Invicta watches for men and women are featured in the promotion, including styles from the Subaqua, Bolt Reserve, Specialty, I-Force, Venom Reserve, Russian Diver, Coalition Forces and ProDiver series.
Genuine white bamboo dramatically accents the perfectly round bezel and adjoining bracelet links. The metallic silver colored sunray dial shines with polished silver tone Dauphine hands, raised Arabic numeral and baton quarter hour markers.
NBA Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy image courtesy of Wiki Commons.
The Rado Diamond DiaStar Women’s Chronograph is a white-hot choice in lustrous white ceramic. The generous oversized case in lustrous white high-tech ceramic is presented on the horizontal link bracelet in lustrous white high-tech ceramic. The integrated white ceramic bezel surrounds the bright white dial with three sub-dials, shimmering inlaid diamond accents, silver colored hands and inlaid diamond hour markers.
Additional features include a scratch resistant sapphire crystal above the dial, premium Swiss-made quartz movement inside along with a locking screw-down crown and case back for water-resistance to 200 meters or 660 feet. Swiss Legend Trimix Diver men’s chronograph is 43mm wide and 14mm thick.
The TechnoMarine Blue Manta diamond women’s watch and Reef Titanium Chronograph for men are two excellent choices. A stunning display of diamonds, white ceramic and rose gold-tone stainless steel are presented on the TechnoMarine Blue Manta women’s watch. The lustrous 38mm diameter case in highly polished rose gold-tone stainless steel is presented on the attractive horizontal link bracelet, featuring alternate links of white ceramic and rose gold-tone steel.
The perfectly round, stationary bezel encircles the gunmetal colored dial with an automatic date calendar, red sword hands and baton hour markers. Textured detail on the oversized crown adds to striking good looks.
TechnoMarine watches founded in 1997 in Geneva Switzerland by French entrepreneur Frank Dubarry created quite a stir in watch industry during its very first years. In late 1999, TechnoMarine introduced one of the very first chronographs for women named the TechnoDiamond.
U-Boat watches produced in the Tuscany region of central Italy, debuted in the late 2000’s and remain on the most popular Italian watch brands today. The brand holds the distinction of still being Made In Italy as well.
Features include quality quartz movement inside for precise time-keeping accuracy and water-resistance to 200 meters or 660 feet. The Luminox SXC 5020 Space Series GMT men’s watch is 46mm in diameter and 16mm thick.
Features include an automatic date window, small-second, 30-minute and 12-hour countdown timers. Additional features include a scratch resistant sapphire crystal above the dial, along with a locking screw-down crown and case back for water-resistance to 200 meters or 660 feet.
Free shipping and free returns are included on all domestic men’s and women’s watch purchases within the continental United States at WorldofWatches.com.
May I have a show of hands as to how many of you think of your grandfather’s gold watch when you hear the term “luxury watch”?
The octagonal shaped crown on the case side is topped with the signature blue cabochon stone. The matte white dial features blue sapphire colored sword hands and black Roman numeral hour markers. Features include a scratch resistant sapphire crystal above the dial and premium Swiss-made quartz movement for precise time-keeping accuracy. Cartier Tank Francaise women’s watch is 20mm wide and 6mm thick.
The Invicta Venom Reserve chronograph in black ion-plated stainless steel is another excellent diving watch choice. This high-performance Swiss-made men’s watch has a locking screw-down crown and case back for water-resistance to 500 meters or 1,650 feet.
The raised, polished stainless steel bezel encircles the black dial with a tachymeter outer dial, small-second and 30-minute sub-dials, along with luminous baton hands and hour markers. Features include a scratch resistant sapphire crystal above the dial and water-resistance to 100 meters or 330 feet. Breitling Transocean 38 women’s chronograph is 38mm in diameter, 15mm thick and has been awarded official Chronometer certification from the esteemed COSC (Official Swiss Chronometer Test Institute).
For a more casual and affordable choice I would go for any one of Seiko’s stainless steel watches. These watches are sturdy, sporty, and utilitarian. Most are around . They can be worn in the office or at the local bar after work. With these watches, Seiko was able to capture what eludes so many other watch makers; simple, straight forward, sound watch design.
The Labor Day weekend holiday is just a week away and millions of Americans will soon be celebrating the four-day holiday weekend which constitutes the official end of summer. Labor Day was established as an official holiday in 1886 by President Grover Cleveland in support of the labor movement in the nation. And it has consecutively occurred on the first Monday in September for the past 128 years.