Category Archives: World of Watches (WOW)

First Man, First Watch – Omega Watches bear the Provenance of Firsts

Since 1962, Omega Speedmasters have been an inextricable part of mankind’s space age. First Man is not the story of the Omega Speedmaster, first watch on the moon. The riveting story behind the first manned mission to the moon encapsulates the provenance of Omega Watches SA, not so much as a watchmaking juggernaut dedicated to horological… Read More »

Improved Battery Life makes Montblanc Summit 2 the Best Smartwatch right now

Available in a brand new 42mm case, the new Montblanc Summit 2 is the first luxury smartwatch and by virtue of dual elegance and functionality, the best smartwatch on the market right now. Why? Powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Wear 3100, the Summit 2 begins to approach something which watch lovers would appreciate in a luxury… Read More »

The Original Emmanuel Gueit’s Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Watch Is Up for Auction

Provenance is a common key factor in the auction scene. Here at Luxuo, we covered auction stories for Prince’s estate, watch auction in homage to Walter Lange and of course, James Bond’s Rolex. The result of these auctions is often groundbreaking. At times, fetching a price way higher than a similar asset without a story to… Read More »