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What Your Watch Says About You: Hublot

28 October 2015 10:08:42 GMT

Hublot watch collection"The Hublot brand was founded in 1980, and its sole purpose was to be completely different than all the other traditional watchmakers. Unlike other watch brands, Hublot’s goal was simplicity and astonishingly the brand focused more on watchstraps. After years of trial and error the Hublot rubber watchstrap was developed which created the perfect harmony between elegance and sportiness. The watchstrap was designed to never crack or stain and even contains vanilla to give the strap a unique smell."

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Yellow Diamond"The origin of the name Canary Diamond or Canary Yellow refers to pure yellow diamonds with a strong shade, meaning pure intense yellow diamonds."

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The History of the Tennis Bracelet

23 October 2015 09:54:57 BST

Tennis BraceletThe question that’s been on many women’s lips and even a few men:

Where did the name tennis bracelet come from?

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The History Of Officine Panerai

14 October 2015 11:16:23 BST

Panerai Logo"Giovanni Panerai founded Officine Panerai in Florence Italy in 1860. By the 1900 under his grandson’s leadership the brand had become the official supplier to the Royal Italian Navy the Regia Marina, supplying them with watches and precision instruments. These watches were used for underwater missions so they had to be water and shock resistant. At the time Panerai watches consisted of a case, which was designed by Rolex, and the movements engineered by the Swiss manufacturer Cortebert."

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The History Of IWC Shaffhausen

14 October 2015 11:01:48 BST

 

IWC Logo

"The International Watch Co. also known as IWC is based in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. An American watchmaker, Florentine Ariosto Jones founded the company in 1868. IWC stand out as they are based in eastern Switzerland instead of the west, were most of the other watchmakers are based. IWC has a company motto of Probus Scafusia meaning good, solid craftsmanship from Schaffhausen, and in 1903 became their official motto."

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