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The Navitimer Breitling DC-3 – The Hindu

In the race to stand out, Swiss watch companies are known for their innovation—both in horology as well as building a story around a watch to make it more covetable. Aviation watches are known for their technical abilities; called chronographs because they also function as stopwatches, they often come with up to three sub-dials to measure seconds, movable bezels and many more complications. But what they are also known for…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

Tudor And Breitling: Two Sports Watch Manufacturers Unexpectedly − But Not For The First Time − Sharing Movements … – Quill & Pad

Watch brands sharing movements wasn’t always such big news. In fact, until recently it was absolutely the norm. In the early days of the so-called mechanical renaissance, less than a handful of brands manufactured their own movements. This meant that almost every watch brand either bought movements from a third-party supplier like ETA or from the few brands that manufactured movements and were willing to share for economies of scale….

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

Vacheron Constantin Americas Appoints New President – JCK

Leslie Kobrin has joined Vacheron Constantin as president of Vacheron Constantin Americas. Her appointment is part of a new regional structure within the Swiss watchmaker. Kobrin will oversee Vacheron Constantin in North America, Latin America, and the Caribbean. She takes over from Vincent Brun, who has headed the Richemont-owned brand’s North American operations since June 2014.  He will leave the company at the end of April. Prior to joining Vacheron,…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

Breitling unveils its hi-tech looking wonder, Colt Racer, at Baselworld – South China Morning Post

The hi-tech looking Colt Racer from Breitling makes its debut at Baselworld. Fulfilling all the functions of a tool watch, comfortable, durable, legible, and reliable, this high-performance timepiece with a military background – it’s reminiscent of the MXS-R “Skyracer”, the high-performance plane on the Breitling Racing Team flown by aerobatics rising star Mika Brageot in the Red Bull Air Race World Championship – retains all the qualities of an authentic…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

From Webster Groves cheerleader to supermodel, what’s next for Karlie Kloss? – STLtoday.com

Those who have grown up with Karlie Kloss in Webster Groves describe her the way you might talk about any sweet, “Midwestern nice” girl next door. Except this girl has skyrocketed to the echelon of elite models and runs with the biggest names in entertainment and politics. She has graced numerous Vogue covers, including one with her bestie Taylor Swift, has joined the ranks of Victoria…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

Karlie Kloss, the Real Woman Who Can Do Both, Wins the Red Carpet and a DVF Award – W Magazine

On Thursday night, the United Nations opened its doors to a different crowd than usually frequents its halls. A variety of fashion and culture luminaries, including Kate Bosworth, Tracee Ellis Ross, Allison Williams, and, of course, Diane Von Furstenberg herself, descended on the UN for the annual DVF Awards, honoring British primatologist Jane Goodall and supermodel-turned-activist baker Karlie Kloss. And while celebrating charitable and humanitarian work, the DVF Awards were…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

Sexy Stars: Karlie Kloss and Cobie Smulders step out in metallic styles – AOL

Forget April showers — if the red carpet fashion this past week is any indication, we’re about to have a HOT month! Karlie Kloss gave us #BodyGoals in a midnight-blue midi dress that fit her like a glove at the 2017 DVF Awards on Thursday night. Karlie Kloss attended the 2017 DVF Awards in a super sleek midnight blue midi dress paired with metallic pumps. Work it girl! (Photo by…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

This Industry Favorite Pilates Instructor Trains Gisele Bundchen and Samuel L. Jackson – Billboard

Former gymnast Nonna Gleyzer worked with Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal for ‘Nocturnal Animals’ after Tom Ford asked her to train his cast. In L.A., there are countless fitness studios and gyms calling from every street corner with signs, deals and slogans. Then there are those that are a bit more discreet. Celebrity Pilates instructor Nonna Gleyzer is deep in the latter category. Her Body by Nonna studio is in…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

Lucky Number 12: Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen Are Moving on Up – Observer

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady recently recovered two stolen No. 12 jerseys he sported during Super Bowl-winning games, and it looks like he’s taking that No. 12 to heart. Even though the football player and his supermodel wife, Gisele Bündchen, are already in contract to buy a unit on the eleventh floor of a luxe Tribeca building, he is insisting on a move to the apartment one floor up—No. 12,…

Posted: Sunday, April 09, 2017

8 new Rolex watches just hit Baselworld 2017 – South China Morning Post

Rolex celebrates the 50th anniversary of its iconic Oyster Perpetual Sea-Dweller with a new, larger 43mm-diameter case and a brand new calibre 3235. The professional diver’s watch features the name Sea-Dweller in red, echoing the first model made in 1967. The piece is backed by 14 patents, including the exclusive Chronergy escapement. The new model is also equipped with a Cyclops lens on the crystal at 3 o’clock…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Two Detroit Men Admit To Robbing Maxon’s Of Rolex Watches In Springfield – KTTS

A couple of men from Detroit have pleaded guilty to smashing jewelry cases at Maxon’s Diamond Merchants in Springfield and grabbing 11 Rolex watches back in December. The front door of the business is locked.  Guests are buzzed in.  Federal authorities say a man walked up to the door, was let in and then refused to close the door. There was a struggle with employees.  Court papers say that’s when…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Updated Breitling Superocean Heritage II Watches With Tudor … – Editorial (press release) (registration) (blog)

The Breitling Superocean Heritage is a classic diver’s watch that’s now celebrating its 70th anniversary with a slight design refresh and a brand-new movement developed with Tudor watches. The new Breitling caliber B20 is derived from the Tudor Caliber MT5612 used in their Black Bay watches, among others. In fact, Tudor’s new Black Bay chronograph borrows from the Breitling B01 caliber as part of what I call their “movement exchange…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Jetex Appointed as Handling Partner for Breitling DC-3 World Tour in the UAE – PR Newswire (press release)

     (Photo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/481384/Jetex_Breitling_DC_3.jpg ) “We are delighted to be a part of history in the making as the Breitling DC-3 establishes itself as the oldest plane to circumnavigate the globe. This partnership underlines our shared commitment and passion for the aviation industry, and the Jetex promise of delivering the highest standards of service,” said Adel Mardini, CEO and President of Jetex. Commenting on the DC-3 world tour,…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Vacheron Constantin’s Latest Super-Complication Is the Ultimate Astronomic Watch – Robb Report

With its latest astronomical super-complication, Vacheron Constantin reaches for the stars and then some. “As a company we seem to like astronomical complications,” says Christian Selmoni, head of creation at Vacheron Constantin. “They offer some interesting possibilities for us to create things that are new.” In the face of Vacheron Constantin’s latest ultra-complicated timepiece—perhaps best described as the ultimate astronomic wristwatch constructed to date—Selmoni’s remarks can only be construed as…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Panerai unveils stunning concept watch at SIHH, the Lab-ID, in a limited edition of 50 pieces – South China Morning Post

Very few watch brands have achieved as much as Officine Panerai has, based on just two main collections. The Italian manufacture, with its roots in Italian naval history, has stayed very true to the DNA of the Luminor and Radiomir, each year offering subtle new features that have kept fans happy and hungry for more. At this year’s SIHH, the manufacturer unveiled its stunning concept Lab-ID Luminor 1950…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Breitling Navitimer Rattrapante Watch – Editorial (press release) (registration) (blog)

Baselworld 2017 sees the introduction of a new member of the famed Breitling Navitimer collection with a new movement and the addition of a split-second chronograph (rattrapante) complication. Containing the new in-house-made Caliber B03 automatic split-second chronograph movement, the Breitling Navitimer Rattrapante adds an uncommon complication to the Breitling Navitimer, and a complication that I don’t think I’ve previously seen from the brand. Split-second chronographs are coveted not so…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Adriana Lima sizzles in gold dress for Ocean Magazine | Daily Mail … – Daily Mail

By Dailymail.com Reporter Published: 04:09 GMT, 23 March 2017 | Updated: 17:23 GMT, 23 March 2017 e-mail 64 View comments Adriana Lima is always one to turn heads. And the Vicotira Secret model was at it again on Wednesday as she arrived at Ocean Drive Magazine’s celebration at Komodo. The evening’s event was to celebrate the magazine’s March issue with Adriana as the cover star.  Knockout: Adriana Lima is always one to…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

When Is The Karlie Kloss x Express Collection Out? It Arrives On Soon, With An Inspiring Runway Show – Bustle

Supermodel, cookie baker, coder, and Taylor Swift BFF Karlie Kloss has been such a source of inspo. Remember, Kloss committed to studying computer coding and encouraged other females to also learn programming language? Karlie Kloss is an Express brand ambassador and she has designed a capsule collection. When does Karlie Kloss x Express drop? It’s available as of Thursday, Mar. 30. There are 17 styles in the Karlie Kloss x…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Adriana Lima and Victoria’s Secret models in Miami shoot | Daily … – Daily Mail

By Kate Thomas for MailOnline Published: 18:27 GMT, 21 March 2017 | Updated: 22:37 GMT, 21 March 2017 e-mail 27 View comments They work hard to stay in peak physical shape and look their best in lingerie. And the Victoria’s Secret models were showing off their sporting prowess during a beach photoshoot in Miami on Tuesday, looking the picture of health as they enjoyed a game of volleyball. Adriana Lima,…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Alessandra Ambrosio leaves nothing to the imagination as she whips off her bikini to go TOPLESS in steamy clip – Daily Mail

<!– By Rebecca Lawrence For Mailonline Published: 15:09 GMT, 20 March 2017 | Updated: 16:11 GMT, 20 March 2017 e-mail 136 View comments As a Victoria’s Secret Angel she’s used to storming runways in her lingerie.  But Alessandra Ambrosio took things a step further for LOVE magazine as she whipped off her bikini top to pose topless in a steamy clip.  Showing off her phenomenal figure in all its glory,…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017