Unlike most American watch companies, RGM hand makes their movement parts in-house. The precision that goes into crafting each piece is mesmerizing.
Prices for the century-old Swiss brand's watches are going up weekly, but the CEO of Bob's Watches says they're still a relatively affordable luxury.
In the video, Chris Smoove goes through each of West's items of clothing asking how much they cost, but the rapper replies saying he doesn't know.
Buyers of engagement rings can expect to pay an additional $370 this year, and may even see a price increase of $285 from the previous month.
Emmanuel Tarpin's first pair of earrings sold at Christie's for $25,000 in 2017, launching him into the spotlight when he was just 25 years old.
The luxury sector is made up of many parts: fashion, watches and jewellery, travel, real estate, and even publishing and night clubs. It could take years to build a strong luxury business, and even then, there is no guarantee that consumers will connect with the product. Business Insider regularly talks […]
Christian Johnston, 28, is the cofounder of GLD, which is known for making diamond jewellery that can range in price from $US899 to over $US40,000. The company has an elite client list that includes the Kardashians, rapper Cardi B, and singer Justin Bieber. It has also struck deals to create […]
Rolex just unveiled the latest additions to its Oyster Perpetual watch collection. The collection includes a new Oyster Perpetual Submariner and an Oyster Perpetual Submariner Date, each redesigned with calibre 3230 and calibre 3235 respectively. Other watches in the collection include the Oyster Perpetual Datejust, the Oyster Perpetual, and the […]
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Legendary watch manufacturer Patek Philippe recently revealed its new $US630 million production building on the outskirts of Geneva, Switzerland. Construction on the building began in July 2015 and was completed in April 2020. Patek Philippe released a limited-edition Calatrava watch to commemorate the opening of its new building, Only 1,000 […]
Avi Hiaeve, a millennial who owns the high-end watch retailer Avi & Co., spoke with Insider about the value of investing in luxury watches. Hiaeve said those looking to enter the watch investing game should look out for four names: Rolex, Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe, and Richard Mille. As previously […]
Andrew Hildreth is a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers and a watch consultant to Christie’s and Christie’s Education. He recommends these five watches that anyone can confidently wear in any situation, from a challenging 8 a.m. work meeting to a glamorous evening cocktail. A dress watch should be […]
Bugatti teamed up with watchmaker Jacob & Co. to create the Bugatti Chiron Tourbillon, a watch with a tiny 16-cylinder engine inside. The replica motor begins to churn with the push of a button. Bugatti said the timepiece’s movement comprises 578 individual pieces and took almost a year to develop. […]
The coronavirus is impacting a number of industries, including the luxury sector. Two of the largest watch events in the world were just cancelled due to the health crisis. The luxury sector, which touts many large-scale global events and trade shows, may turn to digital spaces to temper coronavirus-related setbacks. […]
Kering is one of the largest and most profitable luxury conglomerates in the world. It was founded in 1963 by Francois Pinault, and started as a wood and building materials company. Today, it sells luxury goods, and, as of 2018, the company brought in about €13.7 billion in revenue, with […]
Swiss bank Julius Baer ranked the most expensive cities for living a high-end lifestyle in its Global Wealth and Lifestyle Report 2020. The bank surveyed 28 cities around the world, looking at costs of things like real estate, cars, designer clothing, fine dining, business class flights, personal trainers, and boarding […]
A US Air Force veteran purchased a Rolex for $US345 while he was stationed in Thailand in the 1970s. On a recent episode of “Antiques Roadshow,” the veteran found out that the watch was similar to one Paul Newman wore in a film, making it extremely valuable. He kept the […]