Buying Guides

Changing Times

Wearing One Watch, Three Ways

Three different straps -- and some style essentials -- turn the Rolex GMT-Master II into a watch ready for roughin' it, casual lunch, or a fancy dinner with your boss.

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Flight Time

10 Soaring Pilot’s Watches

A pilot's watch much be legible, tough, accurate and reliable, with extra points awarded if it looks good riding the sleeve of a flight jacket. This flock hits those marks.

From Cuts to Carats

The Complete Guide to Diamond Engagement Rings

We spoke with custom ring designers making both traditional and alternative engagement rings, along with online retailers, to compile a comprehensive guide to buying your first, and hopefully last, engagement ring.

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A Moveable Feast

The Ultimate Summer Picnic Basket

In this classic picnic basket we've combined classic ingredients like Champagne grapes and delicious cheeses, with some important additions like bestselling couples' literature, a safari bar kit from India and a bottle of wine from northern Spain.

Plan now. Party later.

The Ultimate Summer Music Festival Kit

Having the right gear on hand during an outdoor concert can be the difference between a weekend for the ages or an expensive lesson learned. These items cover the critical bases of comfort, connectivity, hygiene, peace of mind and style. Better yet, most are also made right here in America.

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The Summer Blues

10 Blue Watches for a Red-Hot Summer

Blue watches are enjoying their moment, and whether you're a pilot, a diver, a sailor or just looking for a little color on your wrist, here are the 10 best.

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Placeholder Stogies

Cuban Cigars? Not Yet. Till Then, Smoke These

Cuban cigars are coming — eventually. Till then, tide yourself over with these 10 worthy alternatives. A great Cuban cigar is a divine smoking experience, but they're hard to get (legally). Here are 10 great alternatives that pay proper homage to Havana.

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