Tag Archives: Rolex

Iconic Rolexes

Rolex is iconic in itself, but there are a few models that any watch lover will instantly recognize – and some most people can place but can’t name. Either way, these iconic Rolex models are the who’s who of the watch world. The Submariner The Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner – commonly known simply as the Submariner – was first introduced in 1953 at Basel, and then at the 1954 Swiss Watch Fair. Submariners are specifically designed for diving and are known for their water resistance. Modern Submariners have 3 distinctions: Water Resistance: Water resistance of up to 1,000 feet- thanks Read More →

Cara Delevigne is the New Face of TAG Heuer

What do you get when you mix one of the most famous super models on the planet with a respected luxury watch brand? Fireworks, is what TAG Heuer is hoping. Cara’s dubbed the new “Feminine Ambassador” for TAG, following in the foot steps of other tall, thin blondes Cameron Diaz and Maria Sharapova. It’s an interesting move for TAG, despite the seemingly familiar profile. Typically they stick to movie stars and sports stars, so a return to the “model” model is a departure from the decades-long trend of actors stealing modeling jobs from actual models. Of course Cara’s dabbled in Read More →

This Christmas: Inexpensive Designer Watches

The wrist watch is that rare gift that is stunning and impressive, but also a safe bet. Everyone needs more socks, but give someone a pair of socks for Christmas and watch the look of delight fade from their faces. Everyone needs to be able to tell time, and when you give a beautiful watch, their eyes simply light up. Whether you’re buying a gift for your wife or your husband, your friend or your co-worker, your brother, your sister, your mom or your dad, a good wrist watch can really create some happy moments. Here are four of the Read More →

Jewelry Gift Guide: Mom and Dad

Every year during the holidays, many jewelry stores seem to focus on getting jewelry for certain loved ones on your list. In most cases, that seems to be limited to that special woman in your life. In fact, it almost seems like many jewelry stores are suggesting that this time of the year is the ideal occasion to pop the question and craft a marriage proposal. While this is definitely a memorable time of the year which makes it the perfect time to buy jewelry for that special woman in your life, there is no reason why you should have Read More →

Color Study: Malachite

Is there any stone more enchanting than malachite? It’s having a bold, big come back in interior design, thanks to lots of Art Deco and Hollywood Regency influences merging to please the more is more school. And in jewelry, malachite is a stunning vintage touch. It’s hard to find pieces that aren’t prohibitively expensive at auction, and luckily many fashion and accessory designers are reinterpreting the earthy green shades, waves and swirls of malachite. It’s the ideal way to incorporate some jewel tones that aren’t in the red family to your autumnal wardrobe, thanks to malachites layered and moody feel. Read More →