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Is Hand Sanitizer Bad for Your Engagement Ring?

Is Hand Sanitizer Bad for Your Engagement Ring?

by Maddie Flowers
In the last 6 months or so, you've most probably used hand sanitizer more than ever before in your life! COVID-19 has changed our lives and daily routines drastically, one of those routines being the practice of hygiene and sanitizing o…
How to Layer Your Watch for Fall

How to Layer Your Watch for Fall

by Maddie Flowers
Fall is the season to stack up on the arm candy! With long sleeves and sweaters making a presence in your wardrobe, now is the time to accessorize and have fun with your watches and jewelry.   The Eclectic Look Be creative while…
Colors of Sapphires

Colors of Sapphires

by Maddie Flowers
Did you know not all sapphires are blue? When most people imagine a sapphire, they imagine a deep blue gem, but sapphires actually exist in a whole rainbow of colors! Sapphires exist in a range of colors including blue, pink, green, yel…
A. Lange & Söhne Minute Repeater in Deep-Blue

A. Lange & Söhne Minute Repeater in Deep-Blue

by Maddie Flowers
If you know A. Lange & Söhne, you are probably familiar with the brands most iconic timepiece, the Zeitwerk. In 2015, the brand released the Zeitwerk Minute Repeater, which created quite the excitement in the watch community du…
The Origins of Sapphires

The Origins of Sapphires

by Maddie Flowers
Not only are sapphires truly stunning, they share a rich history making them prized precious gems that are coveted throughout the world. Known for their symbolization of nobility, truth, sincerity, and faithfulness, they have become a p…
Breitling Watches: Our Top Picks

Breitling Watches: Our Top Picks

by Maddie Flowers
For over a century, Breitling has been innovating and has become a leader in the watch industry for its technological advances. The brand is know for its spirit of innovation and precision amongst aviation, military, scientific, athlet…
Why Green is the New Blue (Dial)

Why Green is the New Blue (Dial)

by Maddie Flowers
The king is dead, long live the king! So maybe it isn't quite that serious, but for many years blue has been the king of luxury watch dials. Black, pearl, gold, and silver all had their moment with specific brands or style, but there is…
The Story Behind August's Birthstone: The Peridot

The Story Behind August's Birthstone: The Peridot

by Maddie Flowers
August produces the hottest day of the year for half of the country, so it is only fitting that the birthstone for August is formed under extreme conditions. Peridot has been found in hardened lava flows and meteorites which arrived fro…