New Model – Versace Character Fashion The noted design house of Versace has added a new model to its watch collection,featuring 64 Swarovski crystals on the bezel. Movement is an ETA quartz, and the MSRP is 2,100 Euros. 12/12/02     Read more
New Model – CK Bold Automatic   Calvin Klein watches, licensed to the Swatch Group, has produced its first ever automatic model, the CK Bold. Movement is an automatic ETA 2892-A2, the case size is 41mm and it comes in a limited edition of 2002 watches. MSRP is $420.... Read more
Industry News – Sotheby’s on the Auction Block Sotheby’s has entered into an agreement to sell its worldwide headquarters inNew York for $175 million to RFR Holding LLC.  The company will lease back the York Avenue building, widely regarded as thebest auction house facility in the world, from RFR... Read more
TimeZone Launches Watchmaking Forum   Machiel Kalf Ed Hahn   TimeZone has launched a new forum calledWatchmaking & Repair. The forum is moderated by Machiel Kalf and Ed Hahn.Machiel is a Master Watchmaker, and he teaches TZ’s Watch School. Machielreceived his formal watchmaker training at the Horlogemakers Vakschool inHolland.... Read more
Montres Passion Selects Watch Of The Year 2002   The panel of judges of “Watch of the Year 2002” has reached its verdict. And each watch in the trio of award-winning timepieces originates from La Chaux-de-Fonds. The panel of judges of the magazine “Montres Passion” and its German counterpart... Read more
Industry News – Breitling To Supply Bentley with Dashboad Clocks In addition to supporting Bentley’s Le Mans entry this year, Breitling has signed an agreement with the Volkswagen group to supply Breitling signed dashboard clocks to Bentley. The first models will come out in the Bentley GT Coupe in 2003.... Read more
Industry News – Sold to   GSI Commerce of King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, has agreed to sell the assets, an e-commerce luxury goods provider, to for at least $5million.  According to statements from GSI and, a Sunrise, Fla.-based diamondand jewelry online retailer, will... Read more
New Model – Son of BroadArrow Can’t afford the real one? Well you’re in luck! Time Force has produced these interesting watches, MSRP from $80 to $135. Featuring Miyota quartz movements, the models of the Steermax collection seem poised to become someone’s favorite. 12/5/02   Read more
New – Chronoswiss Styloscope The perfect compliment to your Tora or Opus, is this pen from Chronoswiss. Done in a limited edition of 999 pieces, and made of resin and sterling silver,the Styloscope is sure to find a home with plenty of eager Chronoswiss collectors. 12/17/02 Read more
Industry News – IWC Auctions Off Historical Timepiece to Benefit Charity From the 11th to the 18th of December 2002, IWC will hold for the fifth time, anauction of one of its historical timepieces. The proceeds will be donated to UNESCO. Up for auction is a true rarity from... Read more
New Model – Lefty Oris F1 McNish Limited Edition Oris has released a new Limited Edition of 1,000 watches (all with left crown) in honor of Allan McNish, a popular Scottish Formula One driver. Case size is 42mm, and the watch features sapphire crystals front and back. Water resistance... Read more
New Model – Ikepod Manatee Gold GMT   The Manatee is Ikepod’s first rectangular watch, designed for the world traveller. Ikepod has personalised the basic ETA 2893-1 movement with a turning dial that enables the wearer to read 24 time zones simultaneously. The movement is COSC certified as a... Read more
Industry News – Polar Explorer’s Watch to be Auctioned for Children’s Hospital Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – The Kobold Watch Company today announced that itwould offer one of its handmade wristwatches at auction to raise funds forChildren’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. The watch, an exclusive one-of-a-kindmechanical chronograph, made for world-famous explorer Sir... Read more
New Model – Mauboussin Lady M 2002   Since 1827, the House of Mauboussin has been a family-run business. In 1994, Mauboussin launched its first watch lines. The Lady M watches for women and the Fouga watches for men. Mauboussin is the only remaining independent major French jeweler (Chaumet... Read more
New Model – Pulsar Performance Line Pulsar, a Seiko brand, has created these affordable pieces for its Performance line. Featuring Seiko quartz movements, they offer water resistance to 100 meters and feature mineral crystals. The time only model is 80 Euros, and the chronograph is 115 Euros. 12/17/02 Read more
Industry News – Longines Newest Spokesmodel Her name is Aishwarya Rai, and she is a noted Indian movie and television star. As you can see, she is a most talented lady! Enjoy! Jorge. 12/10/02   Read more
New Models – Longines Opposition Square Longines Opposition line, launched in 1999 with a round model, has been augmented now with a square model, following the current trends. Crafted in the same stainless steel as its round-shaped predecessor, the square-shaped oposition comes in five sizes: ladies’, medium, ladies’ chronograph,... Read more
New Model – Curvi Natale The noted Italian designer Robert Cavalli has created a limited edition (1,500pieces) watch with Swarovski crystals for the ladies. Featuring an ETA quartz movement, the Curvi Natale’s MSRP is 360 Euros. 12/17/02 Read more
A Day With A. Lange & Söhne Part II Page 1 One of the favorite displays was this 10:1 Datograph movement, housed in a glass case in the center of the room. During a break between presentations, admiring enthusiasts study the Datograph movement display.     Walter Lange talks... Read more
A Day with A Lange & Söhne Part I   Go to Page 2   On November 16, 2002, about 100 watch collectors and enthusiasts, aka WIS, gathered at the Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay to spend a glorious day with A. Lange & Söhne. Several of Lange’s top people... Read more