Laura McCreddie-Doak

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Laura McCreddie is editor of eveswatch.com

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The Birkin Bag is the stuff of legend. Everything from its creation to its construction is surrounded by myth and mystique. It [...]

7 December
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Given that the first wristwatch was made for a woman – none other than Queen Elizabeth I – it’s a little ironic that by [...]

1 November
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I’m writing this column sitting on a balcony overlooking the coast of Taormina. The sun is still warm – 30 degrees to be [...]

5 October
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Even if you’re not a regular peruser of these pages, you’ll have heard the name Patek Philippe. Like Burberry or Mercedes-Benz, [...]

4 October
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Tumblr pink, Scandi pink or millennial pink – call it what you will but that particular shade, somewhere in between grapefruit, [...]

7 September
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Rolex doesn’t do dress watches; it makes tools, timekeeping devices you could take to the bottom of the Mariana Trench or to [...]

7 September
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You can opt for as many euphemisms as you like – “tropical”, “English country garden” – but you can’t linguistically [...]

4 July
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Move over Princess Grace, forget the “twinset-and pearls” brigade; the new watchmaker’s muse is strong, forthright and [...]

6 February
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The hot-list: our favourite new watches to buy your loved ones this Christmas. [...]

8 December
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I dream of having a club; a place where I can go not just where everybody knows my name but also my order and my aesthetic sensibilities. [...]

4 November
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Like Apple or Ferrari, the watch industry’s own gnomic leader, Patek Philippe, doesn’t “do” teasers. With such fanatical [...]

4 November
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I’m not going to quote Carol Channing or Marilyn Monroe (or Nicole Kidman, depending on your age) because we are all well aware [...]

3 October
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Montblanc is known for mechanical fireworks when it comes to men’s watches but its women’s range has tended to be more sedate. [...]

22 September
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Mother of pearl dial, dainty case diameter and diamonds somewhere about its person – those used to be the three must-have elements [...]

22 September
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While it may have been a while since you bought a new pencil case, donned a scratchy jumper and polished your non-descript pair [...]

22 September
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