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Your Favorite Bond Villains and Their Watches

Your Favorite Bond Villains and Their Watches

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
James Bond, the mysterious agent from the British Secret Service, wears watches that go from functional timepieces to fanciful weapons. Meanwhile, his cunning enemies often sport some of the most luxurious watches, too. This attention…
Making the Cut: The Top 9 Diamond Shapes

Making the Cut: The Top 9 Diamond Shapes

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Fortunately, diamond shapes don't go in and out of popularity like cuts of denim (especially since they are more of an investment!). From year to year, some cuts do rise and fall a little popularity based on what celebrities are weari…
What's On Trend? This Year It's Turquoise

What's On Trend? This Year It's Turquoise

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Kings, shamans, and warriors alike have found turquoise to be both captivating and powerful. Turquoise is a gemstone that first appeared in 6000 BCE in amulets used to protect the likes of King Tut and Cleopatra. 8,000 years later, tu…
The Man that Made Panerai (From Scratch)

The Man that Made Panerai (From Scratch)

by Kiley Schiffman Storrs
Life presents us with opportunities. Sometimes those opportunities require a long-term vision which, if followed through, has the ability to change the world. A little over two decades ago, Angelo Bonati received an opportunity. He wa…