Japan has a knack for taking Western ideas and inventions and raising them to new levels of perfection. This island country—land of the rising sun—had a longstanding hot-and-cold relationship with the outside world, finally opting to close its borders entirely. But inan American delegation pushed their way in.
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The brand most closely associated with sport, space and a certain superspy remains the cognoscenti's first call when looking for a superbly accurate, ultra-robust watch. Here's why With the opening of a new, state-of-the-art facility in Bienne last year, Omega doubled down on years of innovation and excellence in Swiss watchmaking. Brandt justly called his game-changing idea "Omega" and later rebranded the company in its honour.
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When we talk about things that get better with age, wine is always what comes to mind. If all you want is to get a little drunk, an expensive, hundred-year-old wine is not going to be your drink of choice. After all, how many other things in your investment portfolio can you wear on your wrist?
The rectangular Cartier Tank wristwatch is one of the world's most iconic watches. First developed inthe Cartier Tank borrowed its design language and name from the most technologically advanced battlefield weapon of its time - the British Mark IV tank. Since that time, Cartier has continuously produced highly coveted luxury watches using this simple, yet instantly recognizable design. But what if I told you there was a vintage Cartier Tank model that not only proudly displayed the rich traditions of the storied luxury house, but was also within financial reach?
Talking Watches 2 With John Mayer. Sometimes eBay really is the best place to go watch hunting. But you had better know what you're doing.