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Category: Watches


What is Murua?

-Grinding + Polishing in one short step

-Fully automated. High performance

-Perfect finishing for gold, silver and brass alloys

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Cape Tools

Article by Tennille Hoge

Cape Tools and Jewellery Supplies are excited to share their product news with the industry when it creates a win win outcome.

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Swatch is on a secret mission! Just in time for the release of the latest James Bond movie No Time To Die, the Swiss watchmaking brand launches an exclusive collection of 007 inspired models.

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Swatch Group South Africa is turning 10

Special mentions of brand ambassadors at the event:

Special guest & cut the ribbon for the inauguration of the building
Terry Pheto, Longines/International Family Member

ProVerb, Rado Friend of the Brand

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Knowledge is key when using instruments of the trade

Ignorance is no excuse when it comes to evaluating diamonds and gemstones accurately, especially when a decision is made to follow through with a purchase. Other instances may include offering your informed opinion to the public for insurance evaluations or whether they should invest in the subject of your evaluation themselves. The fact of the matter is testers remain an insurance and second opinion to your supporting observations based on industry qualifications and experience. Continue reading…

Cape Watch Networking Event

Cape Watch Tools & Jewellery Supplies hosted a Networking event for the Cape Town jewellery industry on the evening of 27th March attracting some 140 guests, creating linkages between retail, manufacturing and new entrants of young jewellers from local universities and colleges.

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Calvin Klein Watches + Jewelry


CALVIN KLEIN WATCH + JEWELRY Co. Ltd. is one of the rare ambassadors of the Swiss watch industry in the fashion segment. CALVIN KLEIN was the first Swiss Made designer fashion brand in the market and has remained an international leader selling over 1.5 million watches a year.

In 1997, CALVIN KLEIN and the Swatch Group merged their formidable talents to create, what is known as today, CALVIN KLEIN WATCHES + JEWELRY. The clean, contemporary, graphic lines of watches such as CALVIN KLEIN dress struck a chord with the public, and the new, inimitable “watch as fashion accessory“ was born. Continue reading…

How to Choose a Watch

How to Choose a Watch, According to Science – 8 Factors to Consider

By Jen Reviews

With all the different kinds of watches on the market, which will suit you the best? If you’re going to invest in a watch, it might as well look stylish and feel comfortable on your arm. Plus, it’s wise to invest in a watch that’ll last for years, regardless of how often you wear it.

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Can timeless beauty really be captured by this timeless medium?


It is often said that jewellery in all its forms is timeless ….diamonds are forever after all!

Well it is appropriate then that when jewellery needs to be captured in an advertisement, or catalogued, that it is captured in a ‘timeless’ medium. Continue reading…


185th Anniversary

Longines launches new Record collection and celebrates its 185th Anniversary in Beijing Continue reading…

Longlines – Conquest Moonphase Ladies


Launched in 1954, the Conquest collection is Longines’ ultimate sports line. Today, the brand is expanding this emblematic collection with new moonphase ladies’ models for its sporty female clients who nonetheless enjoy sophistication. True to the refined aesthetic of the Conquest line, these watches subtly combine performance and elegance.




This fall 2017 we are going to assist in the birth of the ultimate statement of an elite lifestyle, a jewel that fuses functionality, exclusivity and luxury like never before: the launch of the Armillion Bracelet. A combination of cutting-edge technology, Swiss ingenuity and watchmaking design, this is the new benchmark for men’s haute joaillerie.

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“Starmen” featuring George Clooney and Buzz Aldrin

by Omega Watches

As part of our Speedmaster 60th Anniversary, we have produced a short documentary film called “Starmen” featuring George Clooney and his boyhood hero: Buzz Aldrin.

In a London cinema, with obligatory popcorn, they watch original Apollo 11 footage, share stories and relive that historical lunar mission.

And of course, our iconic chronographic also makes a star appearance.   

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Cape Watch is moving!

It all began in 1962, when a general dealer – Bloomberg & Kleinman sold off their watch spare parts division to Dave Talmut & Max Wiener who were the very first directors of Cape Watchmakers Supplies & Tools who in turn, until the 80s supplied parts to the industry until the advent of the Japanese Quartz watch movement. Continue reading…

Get set for Roland-Garros

2017 marks both the 10th anniversary of Longines becoming Official Timekeeper of the prestigious French Open tennis tournament at Roland-Garros and of Andre Agassi becoming a Longines Ambassador of Elegance.

The Conquest Roland Garros models are the quintessential expression of the brand’s sporting elegance and blend an anthracite dial with orange touches on the hands that subtly recall the iconic clay courts of Roland Garros. The case backs bear an exclusive engraving of the event logo.

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Tissot Ballade

Tissot Ballade introduces the silicon balance spring. It’s time to make technological precision accessible.


Tissot has years of experience in producing high-precision and ultra-reliable mechanical watches, which has earned it many prizes in the international chronometry competition. Time doesn’t change but the accuracy of its calculation gets greater with new technologies. We have gone from using hourglasses to heating the sand and producing silicon balance springs for the beating heart of the watch. The silicon properties make it more resistant and consistent, allowing for a greater precision and guaranteeing longevity, in this case introduced to an already impressive Powermatic 80 movement, which offers up to 80 hours of power reserve. Yet again, Tissot revolutionises the watch industry in its price segment, using a technology only seen in high-end watches. It stays true to its motto of providing luxury at affordable price with the Tissot Ballade 

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Calvin Klein even


Raw. Alluring. Calvin Klein even. This unisex timepiece draws its inspiration from the enigmatic textures abounding in natural landscapes. Pairing simplistic forms with rhythmic elemental surfaces, the Calvin Klein even watch comes with a silver, black, cool grey or green dial that is enhanced with a polished stainless steel or polished pink gold PVD case. This authentic timepiece is available with either a timeless black or brown leather strap, or a duo of interchangeable green/nude or grey/beige nato straps, for a unique and modern touch.

Water resistant to 3 bar.

Calvin Klein


Calvin Klein color 

Urban. Sporty. Calvin Klein color. A celebration of the recent ‘90s revival, Calvin Klein color pairs minimalistic shapes and vibrant colors for a bold athletic statement. A sandblasted aluminum case is combined with a comfortable silicone strap proudly displaying the iconic Calvin Klein logo. The result is an eye-catching timepiece that is full of nostalgia yet still resolutely contemporary. The unisex Calvin Klein color watch is offered in white, yellow, pink, green, blue and black for a dynamic and sporty luxe look. 

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Calvin Klein snake

Structured. Geometric. Calvin Klein snake. An exquisite symmetry of design beautifully stands out in this modern jewelry set. Featuring repetitive patterns, this audacious offering includes earrings, a necklace, ring – available from sizes 6 to 8 – and a closed bangle – available in sizes x-small, small, medium – all rendered in polished stainless steel, yellow gold PVD or pink gold PVD. 

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The Swatch Group (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd 
Tel: +27 11 911 1200



To follow up on the success of its Newport Yacht Club Squelette model, the French watchmaker Michel Herbelin launches a new limited series.

This self-winding timepiece proudly showcases its interior beauty, unveiling both the essential and the slightest detail of its inner workings. Continue reading…