A True Oddity: The Omega Speedmaster Hackett

A Fan Talks About His Speedmaster Transitional From 1968

UPDATE:  Calibre11 did a fantastic write up on the Tag Heuer 1000 this week (as a redo of a much older article).


The I-Force women’s chronograph is presented in captivating 18K gold plated stainless steel. The 37mm diameter case in brushed and polished yellow gold plate is presented on the signature link bracelet in brushed and polished gold plate. The yellow gold-tone dial has an black outer dial, three subdials, skeleton sword hands and Arabic numeral hour markers. Additional features include an automatic date calendar, 1/10th of a second, 60-second and 60-minute registers.

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Digital Revolution: Speedmaster X-33 Skywalker and earlier generations

Although you can certainly find timepieces to fit a business attire, you’ll mostly find an assortment of bright colors, flashy designs, and innovative style. It’s the perfect timepiece for a wrist under the age of thirty five. There is nothing stuffy about them and thankfully, I don’t feel like my mother when I wear them. But I also don’t feel like a teenager wearing a Baby-G watch either.

Invicta watches for men and women have quite a celebrity following in Hollywood, too, including Jessica Alba, Mandy Moore, Dean Cain and Fergie.

In addition, we are offering our shoppers fast, free shipping on all brand name watch purchases.  And if you want your watch in time for the holidays this weekend, we will extend 2-day air for just !

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Introducing You To The Speedy Tuesday Magazine

At World of Watches, we love Technomarine as do our customers who appreciate the brand name watch manufacturers diverse aesthetic.  Watch styles by Technomarine range from classic chronograph to fashion forward pieces to collaborations with artists such as Romero Britto.

The patterned blue colored dial shines with polished silver-tone skeleton hands, sparkling inlaid diamond hour markers and scattered diamond accents. The Eco-Drive quartz movement inside is powered by sun or any other light source and will never require a new batter.  Citizen’s women’s dress watch is 30mm in diameter, 7mm thick and is water-resistant to 50 meters or 165 feet.

Check out World of Watches for the best timepiece deals available online today.

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OMEGA Speedmaster CK2998-5 | Fratellowatches

Features include a scratch resistant Flame Fusion crystal above the dial and water-resistance to 100 meters or 330 feet. The Invicta Pro Diver Automatic men’s watch is 42mm in diameter and 14mm thick.

Invicta Corduba Multi-Function Watch

Chronograph is 48mm in diameter, 14mm thick and is water-resistant to 100 meters or 330 feet.

Over the past couple of years working here at WorldofWatches.com, I’ve come across some really cool watches that I keep in mind for future gifts for my dad, especially for  Father’s Day, which is fast approaching (trust me, it’ll get here sooner than you think).

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The 2017 IWC Replica Ingenieur Collection

Influential Swiss watchmakers Raymond Weil and Movado prided themselves in the 1990’s on producing some of the thinnest timepieces available with their ultra-thin Othello and Soleil collections, measuring less than 7mm in thickness, which is little more .27 of an inch in size.

Below I put up some classic looks for men and women that will always be in. Can you imagine checking your email on these…?

Discounts on the Invicta watches start at 50% off of over 300 different looks in watches for men and women. It is a great start to what is sure to be a highly anticipated Invitca Weekender.

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Sharing A Reader's Speedmaster Story


Tag Heuer Tags New Market: Up to 40% Off on all Tag Heuer Watches Now at World of Watches.

The Bulova Diamonds women’s watch glistens in sparkling diamonds and stainless steel. The classic contemporary contours are graceful, appealing and ideal for today’s woman. The cushion-shaped case in brushed and polished stainless steel is presented on the slender triple-link bracelet in brushed  and polished stainless steel.

The Elini Barokas Equinox timepiece features a classic-sized watch dial with luminous hands, surrounded by an amply proportioned, unidirectional rotating bezel with raised outlined Arabic numeral makers that create a modern sundial look on the bold, oversized case in gold-tone stainless steel. 

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OMEGA Museum Photo Report

Like smart phones and other high-tech necessities, one of the caveats of owning a Smart Watch is the fact that newer models with advanced technology will me making current models obsolete in no time at all. I do not own a smart watch and personally have no intense desire to get one anytime soon.

Every day brings a new savings opportunity at world of watches.  Brand name watches are always on sale, with further incentives like incredible savings on jewelry pieces for mom and even discount designer sunglasses.

U-Boat watches produced in the Tuscany region of central Italy, debuted in the late 2000’s and remain on the most popular Italian watch brands today. The brand holds the distinction of still being Made In Italy as well.

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Speedmaster Geneva Auction Results

The promotion applies to all US veterans, active-duty military members, reserves, guard, Department of Defense workers, retirees, military spouses and family, who will be entitled to an additional 10% off the low prices on popular brand name watches, sunglasses, fine jewelry and more.

Nine years later, Renato is a leading watch brand in the horological industry and part of the Swiss Luxury Brands Inc. Mink is still at the helm of the company and the brand’s high standards remain intact.

I think the trend of making watches look like jewelry is a brilliant one. No longer do you have to decide between a beautiful bracelet or being able tell the time. Now you can do both. Also, with the great designers out there today, it’s easy to find a versatile watch that can be both worn to the office and to the office party. While I wouldn’t suggest wearing it to the gym, it still retains a sporty quality that is so desirable these days. All in all, a beautiful watch and a great trend!

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A Speedmaster Professional 145.022-71 Non-NASA (and Original)

IWC is a thriving watch brand occupying a vast position in the world of horology.

IWC Schaffhausen Ingenier Mission Earth Honors “Plastiki”

You’ll find many Cyber Week deals at popular online retailer WorldofWatches.com during their Cyber Week Sale.  Over 2,200 of today’s most sought-after men’s and women’s watches are featured in the promotion, including models from TAG Heuer, Invicta, Gucci, Luminox, Accutron by Bulova, Seiko, Swiss Legend, Movado, Elini Barokas, Breitling, Cartier, Rado, Michael Kors, Puma, Rotary and more at deep-discounted savings up to 95%.

The adage “if you stick around long enough, everything old is new again,” certainly holds true in the worlds of both men’s and women’s fashions. Retro inspired styles from the 1950’s through the 1990’s are always making comebacks on the runways of New York, Pairs, London, Milan and Tokyo.

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rolex models

Here at the World of Watches we love Swiss Legend watches. The fresh faced new comer has taken the watch industry by storm. With their colorful faces and head-turning designs they have defiantly made their mark on the upscale market. A wide selection of unique pieces for men and for women ensures something for everyone. Whether you want fun and funky or classy and chic Swiss Legend has something for you and your loved one(s).

The Armani Exchange Classic chronograph is gunmetal stainless steel is certain you put your wrist on the fast-track. This dynamic men’s chronograph is masculine and appealing with a perfectly round, satiny brushed finished case in gunmetal ion-plated stainless steel. The handsome gunmetal ion-plated stainless steel bracelet is accented with decorative pierced detail center links.

The handsome 18K yellow gold plated case has a time-worm weathered look with a textured brushed finish and intricate engraved detail on the perfectly round bezel. The black leather strap adds to the heirloom inspired styling with a weathered look and contrasting white stitched detail.

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