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Alibaba Offers Australian Luxury Tour for China’s Big Spenders

Alibaba took seven wealthy shoppers on an exclusive luxury trip to Australia, aiming to leverage their social media influence to promote brands in China.

Hodinkee 26 Mar 2017 - 14:29

Introducing: The Rolex Sky-Dweller Ref. 326934 In Stainless Steel And Ref. 326933 In Two-Tone (Live Pics & Pricing)

You asked and you shall receive! On the first day of Baselworld, Arthur and I talked through some of the new watches from Rolex, but we didn't get to the new pair of Sky-Dwellers, references 326934 and 326933. The Sky-Dweller is big, bold, and cer...

Hodinkee 26 Mar 2017 - 12:28

Introducing: The Eberhard Scafograf 300 GMT, An Evolution Of The Award-Winning Diver (Live Pics & Pricing)

According to Eberhard, last year was a good year for the Italy-based watchmaker, with sales up 13% worldwide. Eberhard attributes this to it's Scafograf 300 diver, which picked up a major win last year when the GPHG jury awarded it the Sports Watc...

Hodinkee 26 Mar 2017 - 10:06

Introducing: The Rolex Datejust 41, Now In Stainless Steel With The Reference 126334

The most important release from Rolex this year might not even be on your radar yet. True, the larger Sea-Dweller quickly grabbed the headlines, but the announcement of a new Datejust 41 deserves at least as much attention. It is not a new watch p...

Hodinkee 26 Mar 2017 - 09:11

Introducing: The Longines Record, The First All COSC-Certified Collection From Longines

You have probably seen (and if you are like me, drooled over) the new Longines Heritage 1945. However, Longines has released a number of attractive, cool, and relatively affordable timepieces this year at Baselworld. In addition to the 1945 and th...

WWD 🔒 26 Mar 2017 - 03:36

Escalator Pile-Up Injures 18 in Hong Kong Mall

The 147-foot long escalator suddenly changed directions and sped up, sending shoppers tumbling.

Hodinkee 25 Mar 2017 - 21:00

First Take: Jack And Louis Discuss The New Seiko Releases At Baselworld 2017 (VIDEO)

One of the biggest pieces of news at Baselworld this year was from Seiko. Since the introduction of Grand Seiko to the international market in 2010, what was once a bit of a watch insiders' secret has become a major global success story. For that ...

Hodinkee 25 Mar 2017 - 19:17

Hands-On: The Longines Heritage 1945 (Live Pics & A Comparison With Its Inspiration)

Yesterday afternoon I told you about the new Longines Heritage 1945, a time-only watch with a story tied to an original slim, flat-bezeled watch that I happen to own. I got to spend more time with this new introduction today and I thought you guys...

WWD 🔒 25 Mar 2017 - 17:32

Stefanel Inks Rescue Deal with Two Funds

Attestor Capital LLP and Oxy Capital Italia S.r.l. will take over the majority stake of the company.

Hodinkee 25 Mar 2017 - 15:00

Hands-On: The Hamilton Intra-Matic 68, A Neo-Retro Take On A 1960s Reverse Panda Dial Chronograph

This is the best Hamilton watch of the year, hands-down. This is obviously and enormously clear. An inverse panda dial chronograph was always going to be a fan favorite, and a well-balanced panda with just enough of its own personality that it sta...

Hodinkee 25 Mar 2017 - 13:30

Introducing: The NOMOS Glashütte Club Campus (Live Pics & Pricing)

Any conversation about watches that offer good value for money is bound to include NOMOS. It's been a core tenet of the brand since the very beginning and every year we get some new release that shocks us with its price tag to gears-and-hands rati...

Hodinkee 25 Mar 2017 - 12:00

Introducing: The Breguet Classique 7147, With An Enamel Dial (Live Pics & Pricing)

Breguet’s latest dress watch, the Classique 7147, is so Breguet it hurts. It’s absolutely the most traditional watch I’ve seen this week, and I truly believe that only Breguet could introduce a watch like this.The silver plated guilloché dial with...

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 11:00

The Perverse Thrill of Chaotic Times

Trumpian turmoil inflames passions across the political spectrum and makes many feel as though they are part of something bigger than themselves.

Hodinkee 25 Mar 2017 - 11:00

Introducing: The Customizable Bulgari Serpenti (With Online Configuration Tool)

Bulgari has had a slew of new releases this year, including the world's thinnest automatic wristwatch in titanium, which is super cool in the metal. But another addition to the Italian house's collection is a brand new Serpenti, one that you can c...

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 11:00

Ariel Levy Has Written a Thoroughly Modern Memoir

In “The Rules Do Not Apply,” a writer for The New Yorker interrogates the hoary conceit of “having it all” after a harrowing miscarriage and divorce.

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 11:00

What’s Ann-Margret Doing at 75? Still Playing the Girl Next Door

Trying on gowns to wear to the “Going in Style” premiere, the longtime actress is too shy to talk about sex. Sort of.

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 10:23

When David Rockefeller Met Brooke Astor: The Ultimate New York Power Couple

For years, he was the frequent companion of the equally fabled Mrs. Astor. Then, in her final years, he also became her protector in an ugly, tabloid-ready fight with her son.

Hodinkee 25 Mar 2017 - 09:21

Introducing: The Tudor Heritage Black Bay Steel And Gold, A Two-Tone Take On The Modern Diver

Hot on the heels of the new Tudor Heritage Black Bay Steel, is the Heritage Black Bay Steel And Gold, the reference 79733N. That’s right, you heard it here first people, two-tone is back. And no one is safe, not even your faithful Tudor dive watch...

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 08:40

Seen on the Streets: Fashion Mavericks, a Stylish Couple and Fran Lebowitz

“I’m not really interested in color,” said Andre Wagner, a Brooklyn photographer who specializes in street style.

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 04:53

An Emerald With a History Goes to Auction

The hexagonal-cut Colombian gem has been owned by three different jewelry lovers, an added selling point at auction.

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 02:15

How High Can the Haute Jewelry Market Go?

Business opportunity, increasing demand and a change in public taste have led to predictions that the category will grow — but there are limits.

NYT Fashion 25 Mar 2017 - 02:13

Fashion’s See-Now, Buy-Now Trend Reshapes Jewelry

Designers who are used to taking orders and delivering gems months later are finding their clients want what they want now.

WWD 🔒 24 Mar 2017 - 22:09

Snap Links With Caruso to Bring Snapbot Back to The Grove

Snap Inc.’s Spectacles vending machine is back at the Los Angeles shopping center.

AdAge 24 Mar 2017 - 21:49

More Big Advertisers Suspend Google Ads Over Offensive Videos

Another wave of marketers has suspended advertising on YouTube or in some cases other Google properties in what's shaping up as an unprecedented revolt against the world's largest digital media player over ads placed with objectionable content. Ge...