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Breitling’s Avenger Hurricane 45 watch uses dense composites to stay light – TechCrunch

According to horological legend the first luxury watch made of steel – the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak caused great consternation when it launched in 1972. Up until then there were timekeepers – small, cheap watches like Timex and Seiko – and expensive pieces that you handed out at retirements from brands like Rolex and Patek Philippe. To build a luxury watch in steel was an outrage but eventually steel surpassed…

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Simply the breast! Karlie Kloss goes braless under a tailored white pantsuit as she poses in a new set of sizzling … – Daily Mail

<!– By Ryan Smith for MailOnline Published: 14:26 BST, 23 June 2017 | Updated: 16:36 BST, 23 June 2017 e-mail 26 View comments She’s a supermodel who has branched out into the apparel world, starting a clothing line – Karlie Kloss x Express Collection – with US fashion giant Express. And Karlie Kloss has unveiled her latest sartorial efforts in a new set of scintillating snapshots – including one on…

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Bar Refaeli Quizzed Over Alleged Million-Dollar Tax ‘Evasion’ – Forward

Israeli authorities questioned Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli over what the Tax Authority is investigating as a massive case of tax evasion. The Tax Authority “determined that she had hidden tens of millions of shekels of income in several cases of tax evasion, including falsely claiming to not have lived in Israel in 2009–2010,” according to a report in The Times of Israel. Refaeli says that she was living abroad with…

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Karlie Kloss Says She’s Been Called ‘Too Fat’ and ‘Too Skinny’ by Casting Agents on the Same Day – PEOPLE.com

Karlie Kloss is one of the world’s top supermodels, but even she has dealt with criticism about her body. “I was called both too fat and too thin by a casting agent on the same day,” Kloss, 24, said at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, reports the New York Post. But Kloss says she doesn’t worry about her weight, and instead focuses on her health and strength: “I…

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

This Critique About Karlie Kloss’s Weight Proves There’s No “Perfect” Body Out There – Delish.com

As a model, Karlie Kloss has gotten used to people scrutinizing every aspect of her appearance. And, in the midst of some of her harshest criticism, she’s learned a pretty freeing fact: There is no “perfect” body, no matter what anybody tells you. “I was called both too fat and too thin by a casting agent in the same day,” she told Hearst chief content officer Joanna Coles during a…

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Summer of fun! Alessandra Ambrosio playfully poses in tiny cutoffs and skintight tank top on Malibu beach – Daily Mail

Victoria’s Secret Angel Alessandra Ambrosio was photographed arcing her knockout legs as she lounged on a beach in Malibu this Monday. The 36-year-old had slid on a dark pair of high-waisted denim cutoffs with frayed hems at her upper thigh and tiny slits going up each side. Tucked into the shorts was a pale pink backless tank top with a cleavage that dipped to offer a generous view of the…

Posted: Saturday, June 24, 2017

You can now bid on Rolex watches on ‘the stock market of things’ – Business Insider

StockX If you’ve ever wanted to monitor the market for Rolex watches like a stock ticker, we have good news. StockX, an online retailer that calls itself the “stock market of things,” just added two more categories: watches and handbags. Anyone looking to buy can list a price they’re willing to pay for an item, while those looking to sell can list what they’re looking to get for the item….

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Comparison of prison sentences raises questions about justice (2 letters) – The Denver Post

Marquis DeShawn McDonald, left, was sentenced to 96 years in prison for his role in a jewelry store robbery. Joel Mary Felix was sentenced to 25 years for shooting a man without provocation. Re: “Man who used sledgehammer to break into jewelry store gets 96 years,” May 17 news story; and “Aurora woman sentenced to 25 years after shooting man in driveway without provocation,” May 17 news story; I was shocked…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Get up close with 30 rare Rolex watches at this travelling horological art exhibition – The Peak Singapore

For over half a century now, the Rolex Daytona has been one of the world’s most recognisable and coveted sports chronographs. Even its latest iteration, the Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona (reference 116500LN) with its distinctive Cerachrom bezel, remains elusive despite being available for sale for about a year now. Thinking of buying one? Tough luck as demand continues to outstrip supply and the wait list at authorised dealers can stretch…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ex-boxing bigshot Barry Hughes appeals proceeds of crime rap forcing him to surrender £53k luxury goods haul – Scottish Daily Record

Convicted fraudster Barry Hughes is appealing against a £53,000 order forcing him to surrender a cache of luxury items. The shamed former boxing promoter wants to keep his hands on goods including Rolex watches and a mobile phone worth £5600. Hughes was slapped with the confiscation order by a sheriff as part of a dirty money probe. The 39-year-old appeared at the Court of Criminal Appeal in Edinburgh today to…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Braylin Scott arrested for allegedly stealing teammate Hunter Donnelly’s jewelry – Loveland Reporter-Herald

Teammates on the Colorado State University football team appear to be at odds in a theft case involving valuable jewelry. CSU safety Braylin Scott was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of stealing Rolex watches and diamond bracelets from a teammate’s dorm room, according to an affidavit for…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Officine Panerai Cruises Into The 35th America’s Cup Final With Five Sailing-Themed Watches – Forbes

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Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Aurum Holdings and Breitling go ahead with Manchester boutique opening today – WatchPro.com

Aurum Holdings and Breitling have made the decision to proceed with the official opening of their branded boutique in Manchester’s intu Trafford Centre shopping mall today. The company has made no official comment, but WatchPro was informed this morning that the event, which runs from 6-8pm this evening, will take place. There is no information on whether there will be any changes to the tone and format of the…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

World famous Breitling Wingwalkers to wow crowds at Scampton Airshow – The Lincolnite

World famous Breitling Wingwalkers will be wowing crowds at the first Scampton Airshow in September. The UK based AeroSuperBatics will perform a sequence of acrobatic manoeuvres and handstands whilst strapped to the top wings of the team’s Boeing Stearman biplanes. The show, which takes place at RAF Scampton, home of the Red Arrows, on the weekend of September 9 and 10, 2017, will feature up to 100 aircraft both on and…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Breitling opens first store in Manchester’s Trafford Centre – Jewellery Focus

Samer Halimeh opens Cannes pop-up following London launch 17 hours ago Aurum takes Signet’s place as UK’s top jewellery retailer 2 days ago Swiss watchmaker Breitling has opened its first store at the Intu Trafford Centre in Manchester. The store will launch…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Panerai launches two new submersibles – Trade Arabia

Luxury watch-maker Officine Panerai has made two new additions to its Submersible Range (PAM01305 & PAM01389) of watches. The design of both new Submersibles reveals the great attention paid to perfecting every little detail, preserving intact all the characteristics which have made this model a classic of high quality sports watchmaking and showed its connection to the world of the sea, said the watch-maker. The collection brings a wide choice…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Eva Longoria, Lara Stone and Doutzen Kroes attend L’Oreal Cannes party as brand ambassador Cheryl Tweedy stays … – The Sun

EVA Longoria, Lara Stone, Irina Shayk and Doutzen Kroes were among the stunning stars at the L’Oreal Cannes bash tonight, in the absence of expected guest and ambassador Cheryl Tweedy. While the Geordie brand ambassador remained at home with newborn son Bear, a posse of gorgeous models and actresses turned up on the red carpet to celebrate the beauty company’s successes. Eva Longoria wows in a partly see-through dress L’Oreal’s main…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: Adriana Lima Slashes More Than $1M Off Price of N.Y. Pied-à-Terre – WWD

It appears that Brazilian model and Victoria’s Secret veteran Adriana Lima has become the latest victim of the slowdown in Manhattan’s luxury homes market. After struggling to offload her plush apartment near Central Park against a backdrop of weakening demand for expensive homes and a flood of new condos hitting the market, Lima has wiped more than $1 million off the asking price, pushing it down to $4.3 million. Records show…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Cheeky Doutzen Kroes accidentally flashes her bum as the wind blows her dress up during day out at Cannes – The Sun

DOUTZEN Kroes suffers a serious wardrobe fail at Cannes as the wind lifts up her dress, flashing her bum just as she walks by a team of snappers. The Dutch Frisian supermodel and Victoria’s Secret angel, 32, gave them an accidental flash of her derriere as she failed to pull down the black material in time. Dutch model Doutzen Kroes just fails to keep her dress over her bum as…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017

Getting cheeky in Cannes! Doutzen Kroes suffers a wardrobe mishap as the wind whips up her dress to reveal peachy … – Daily Mail

She never puts a fashion foot wrong. But Doutzen Kroes, 32, suffered an awkward wardrobe malfunction when she stepped out at the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday. The Dutch supermodel’s dress lost its battle with a particularly aggressive gust of wind, and flew up in the air to expose her toned derriere.Scroll down for video  Redfaced: Doutzen Kroes, 32, suffered an awkward wardrobe malfunction when she stepped out at the Cannes Film…

Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017