Monthly Archives: February 2017

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Gold Prices Up 5.8% YTD – Trump ‘Honeymoon’ Ends

By | 2017-02-11T00:21:25+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Blog|

Gold prices continued to shine this week reaching $1,244.70 per ounce and and has posted gains in five of the last six weeks. This week it reached a new three-month high – it's highest since the Trump win and has climbed over 6% this year, beating the gains made in the same period in 2016. [...]

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Introducing: The Seiko Presage Enamel Collection, A Quartet Of Elegant Everyday Watches

By | 2017-02-11T00:20:48+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Blog|

Seiko's Presage collection is one of the best kept secrets in watchmaking. While Grand Seiko and Prospex get the attention, Presage continues quietly delivering incredible value and beautiful styles without batting an eye. Today Seiko has announced a new addition to the Presage collection, a set of four simple watches each bearing a hand-made enamel [...]

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The Horological Society Of New York Heads West With Traveling Education Classes In Seattle And Silicon Valley

By | 2017-02-11T00:20:37+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Blog|

This weekend, the Horological Society of New York (HSNY) is headed to Chicago to kick off its 2017 traveling education tour, followed by a visit to Philadelphia the next weekend. We love teaching these classes! The moment balances begin to oscillate after a complete disassembly and reassembly brings a smile to everyone's face. Next up on HSNY's [...]

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Introducing: The Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition, Starting The Countdown Until The Winter Olympics

By | 2017-02-11T00:20:26+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Blog|

I know if feels like just yesterday we were watch spotting at the 2016 Rio Olympics, but believe it or not, the 2018 Winter Olympics are almost upon us! Omega has started the one-year countdown until the commencement, released the Seamaster Planet Ocean PyeongChang 2018 Limited Edition to commemorate the occasion. Omega has been the [...]

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Bring a Loupe: An Elegant Mido Multi-Centerchrono, A Military-Issued Heuer Autavia 73463, An Overlooked Cartier Tank Arrondie, A Full-Set Rolex GMT, And More

By | 2017-02-11T00:20:06+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Blog|

This week we have a diverse selection of vintage watches, not organized around any particular theme; rather, each has some striking feature that makes it stand out. There is a Mido Multi-Centerchrono, rarely seen in its stainless steel/pink gold configuration, and also a Cartier Tank Arrondie, a best-seller in the 1970s. There is also a [...]

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