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Bondi babe! Karlie Kloss brings runway glamour to iconic Sydney beach in stunning shoot for Vogue Australia – Daily Mail

By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 23:23 GMT, 19 March 2017 | Updated: 09:02 GMT, 21 March 2017 e-mail 8 View comments Karlie Kloss has posed for the April issue of Vogue Australia and the photos from the shoot are a glamorous love letter to Australia. In one image, the 24-year-old is photographed at the famous skate bowl at Sydney’s Bondi Beach, wearing what appears to be a…

Posted: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Saudi King lavishes Rolex watches, diamond rings on Indonesian officials – The Star Online

JAKARTA: Customised Arabian sabres, Rolex watches, gold ballpoint pens and diamond rings. These were among the gifts given to Indonesian officials by their Saudi counterparts during the visit of King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud earlier this month. A list of the gifts, which were declared by government officials, was released by Indonesia’s Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) on Thursday. KPK spokesman Febri Diansyah did not identify the recipients of each gift…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

The NEW Breitling Chronomat 38 SleekT for the Woman in Control – SENATUS

By Scott Campbell For the last 30 years, the Breitling Chronomat has firmly established itself as the ultimate aviator’s chronograph. Created in 1984 for elite international pilots, the Chronomat is the brand’s leading model, fronting a world dedicated to performance, sporting feats and surpassing personal limits. Continuing on its spirit of aviation, with its blend of sportsmanship and sheer class, Breitling has reinterpreted its grand classic in a new model with…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Legendary Dakota DC-3 lands in Tel Aviv on Breitling World Tour – Jerusalem Post Israel News

Three legs into its record-breaking world tour, Breitling’s 77-year-old DC-3 landed at Ben-Gurion Airport on Tuesday for its first Middle East stop on a world tour. The Douglas DC-3 began its tour in Geneva and will be flying across the world, landing in 28 countries at 55 different airports between March and September 2017. This effort is not only to promote the company’s special edition Navitimer watch,…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy: Vacheron Constantin Overseas – Watchtime.com

The 1970s were trying times for the world of mechanical watchmaking. With the Quartz Crisis in full swing, sales declining, and many brands closing up shop, one of Switzerland’s most cherished industries was facing down a bleak and tenuous future. And while the changes of the times were disastrous for many, others fought back and faced down uncertainty by responding with greatness. This is what brought the market the Audemars…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Haute Watch of the Week: Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph – Haute Time

The Vacheron Constantin Overseas Chronograph is probably the most sportive model by the brand. Vacheron Constantin launched the Overseas collection in 1996, adding the chronograph model in 1999. In many ways it is the spiritual successor of the “222”, the steel sports watch that Vacheron Constantin introduced in 1977 to celebrate the brands, you guessed it, 222nd birthday! While the current Overseas Chronograph, introduced in 2016, is a more modern…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

The history behind complicated wristwatches – The Australian Financial Review

If you want more exclusivity than that, possibly the pièce de résistance of 2017 comes from Van Cleef & Arpels, which unveiled its first “Extraordinary Object” at SIHH, the Automate Fée Ondine. Extraordinary it most certainly is, a whimsical testament to jewellery and watchmaking skills, not that you’d fit it on your wrist. Rather, it’s a table-top one-off that occupied enamellers, stone-cutters and specialist cabinet-makers for the best part of…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Inside Model-Mom Coco Rocha’s Super-Colorful Family Home – PEOPLE.com

Taking fashion tips from a supermodel is a no-brainer, but after seeing Canadian fashion force Coco Rocha’s super-chic and colorful home, you’ll want to take decorating advice from her too. Rocha, 28, her husband, artist and designer James Conran, and their daughter, Ioni, 2, opened their Westchester, New York, retreat to Good Housekeeping in their latest issue. But rather than give the mag a typical tour, the model-turned-agency head (she runs Nomad Management)…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Smoking hot romance! Adriana Lima lights up before packing on PDA with bad boy pitcher Matt Harvey… after … – Daily Mail

By Leeor Samocha For Dailymail.com Published: 19:50 GMT, 16 March 2017 | Updated: 20:35 GMT, 16 March 2017 e-mail 194 View comments Adriana Lima, 35, and Matt Harvey, 27, were spotted kissing and getting super cozy during an intimate dinner date in Miami. The supermodel and the Mets pitcher packed on the PDA at the River Yacht Club as seen in photos from Storms Media Group. It’s been only a…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Karlie Kloss to receive Inspiration Award at the DVF Awards – Los Angeles Times

Karlie Kloss, model and entrepreneur, will receive this year’s Inspiration Award at the eighth annual DVF Awards on April 6 at the United Nations in New York. The Inspiration Award is given to a woman who is using her experience and influence to effect positive change. In addition to modeling, 24-year-old Kloss founded a company, Kode with Klossy to engage, empower and prepare women and girls to learn computer code,…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Sweating it out in style! Alessandra Ambrosio is a fit babe in black as she hits up a Pilates class – Daily Mail

By Chelsea White For Dailymail.com Published: 03:05 GMT, 15 March 2017 | Updated: 04:25 GMT, 15 March 2017 e-mail 17 View comments Her body is not just a temple, it is the way she makes her living, so this star is dedicated to keeping it in the best shape possible. Alessandra Ambrosio was making sure her trim and toned physique stayed that way by heading to a Pilates class. The…

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima: ‘No pressure at all’ to look good – CNBC

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Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Rolex watches stripped from West Midlands crooks fetch £10k at auction – expressandstar.com

The timepieces went under the hammer along with other items including jewellery, designer clothes, mountain bikes and bottles of brandy, vodka and whisky. The ill-gotten gains up for auction were a mixture of court seizures and items recovered under the Proceeds of Crime Act  and Police Property Act. Cash raised under the two acts goes into the West Midlands police and crime commissioner’s £1 million Active Citizens Fund, which supports…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Zagreb First Stop on Breitling DC-3 World Tour – Croatia Week (press release) (blog)

Breitling DC-3 starts its World Tour this week. The Croatian capital Zagreb will be the first stop on the world tour of the cult Douglas DC-3 plane from the Breitling watchmaker which is celebrating its 77th birthday. The Douglas DC-3 will perform a round the world trip between March and September this year, as it promotes the new special edition of its ‘Navitimer’ watch, which has a close connection with…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Million-Dollar Minute Repeater: Vacheron Constantin’s First-Ever Grande Sonnerie Wristwatch – Forbes

Vacheron Constantin Les Cabinotiers Symphonia Grande Sonnerie 1860. Vacheron Constantin’s Les Cabinotiers Symphonia Grande Sonnerie 1860 is the company’s first grande sonnerie for the wrist, but by no means is it the company’s first chiming watch. Vacheron is the oldest Swiss watch company, founded in 1755, and it was making pocket watches with grande and petite sonnerie mechanisms as early as 1827. The company has developed hundreds of innovative movements…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Breitling watch and jewellery stolen from house in Biggins Wood Road, Folkestone – Kent Online

A Breitling watch with a Gurkha regimental badge on it was stolen in a reported burglary. The police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after the incident which happened in Biggins Wood Road, Folkestone, between 6.30pm and 10.45pm on Friday, February 24.  Other jewellery was stolen in the raid, and it is believed that thieves broke into the address through the back door.  A Breitling watch. Picture: Kent Police…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

SkyNext: Pilot Must-Haves – Flying Magazine

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Chinese drama star Wallace Huo is Panerai’s first brand ambassador – South China Morning Post

One of the most popular celebrities on the Chinese screen, Wallace Huo is now Officine Panerai’s brand ambassador for Greater China. Huo is the brand’s first official ambassador. A star in the upcoming Chinese television drama series Ruyi’s Royal Love in the Palace, Huo first rose to fame in the Taiwanese drama series At Dolphin Bay in 2003. The actor, singer and producer is best known for…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Sensational supermodels Lara Stone and Doutzen Kroes reunite at anniversary bash after teaming up for racy Dutch … – Daily Mail

By Naomi Ackerman For Mailonline Published: 20:56 GMT, 8 March 2017 | Updated: 00:17 GMT, 9 March 2017 e-mail 19 View comments They are Holland’s sexiest supermodel exports and conquer catwalks around the world. And Doutzen Kroes and Lara Stone stunned as usual as they appeared together to celebrate the Vogue Netherlands anniversary issue launch in Amsterdam on Wednesday. Doutzen, 32, and Lara, 33, star in a racy snap on the…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017

Supermodels Lara Stone and Doutzen Kroes strip completely naked and pucker up for a kiss in raunchy new Vogue … – The Sun

THERE was double the delight as Dutch Vogue celebrated its fifth birthday along with the country’s two most famous models. Lara Stone and Doutzen Kroes were the toast of celebrations as the edition of the monthly glossy magazine in the Netherlands celebrated its half decade. Doutzen Kroes and Lara Stone celebrate five years of Vogue Netherlands And the leggy ladies were the perfect cover stars for the new edition of…

Posted: Thursday, March 09, 2017