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Nick and Giles English Preview New Bremont Watch Collection at Townhouse Party

“This isn’t my house,” said Nick English. He was standing on the second floor of The World of McIntosh’s SoHo townhouse, where he and his brother (and fellow Bremont Watch Co. cofounder) Giles hosted a party Thursday night. A celebration of the luxury watch brand’s newest collection, the fete spanned five floors, including one with an indoor pool and another with an outdoor terrace.
Unlike many New York house parties, which are generally limited to a preapproved space, Bremont’s invited guests to wander up and down all five floors. On display were the latest collection and an array of McIntosh speakers, through which blared an assortment of music curated in part by DJ Paul Simonon, bassist for The Clash.
“These are made for serious pilots, and they’re very good for timing Scotch eggs as well,” said food critic Tom Parker Bowles, pointing to his Bremont watch. “I usually never wear watches, but I so like this watch — I mean genuinely. Obviously I’ve been given it, but they’re just really cool. What I love is this brand seems about 100 years old, but these two brothers started it and it’s got this amazing history of aviation and military. I just think they’re

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