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First Time Buyers Are Over the Moon For the New IWC Portofino

Earlier this year, we discussed why the IWC Portofino should be the first watch in your collection. Today, we are going to look at the classic Portofino’s big brother, the Portofino Hand-Wound Moon Phase from IWC. Introduced discretely at the beginning of the year, the new Portofino (ref. 5164) is the completion to the collection which has, until now, been missing for three decades.

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How to Break In to the Luxury Watch Game: The Breitling Colt Collection

Breitling has produced timepieces since 1884 and today is one of the most well recognized and widely known brands on the planet. With a rich history of aviation and pilot’s watches in the Navitimer and Chronomat collections, Breitling has become a favorite among military professionals and astronauts from around the globe.

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Look Sharp on the Bay and on Land: Our Top 3 Picks for Sailing Watches

A good sailing watch has a lot in common with a good crew – dependable, trustworthy, and necessary for the success of any race or regatta. But, a great sailing watch is one that is functional and handsome, so much so that professionals and landlubbers can both appreciate the cut of its jib.

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Why Patek Philippe Timepieces Hold Their Value Over Time

Patek Philippe watches do something few watches do: They hold their value over time. Most luxury watches hold value as an heirloom passed through generations. Patek Philippe watches do that, and hold their monetary value, too. That’s a pretty impressive thing to do, so let’s unpack what’s happening here.

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