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CD Peacock invites you to explore our blog and discover the world of Rolex. Wherever you may find yourself on your Rolex journey, CD Peacock's is here to educate and guide you towards purchasing the Rolex timepiece that fits your uniqueness. Rolex watches are designed and built to last.

The reference among divers’ watches

CD Peacock’s hometown of Chicago sits on the shores of Lake Michigan, a perfect setting for water sports of all kinds. Our lake is home to a multitude of shipwrecks – some of which date back centuries.

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Venturing to the outer limits

Oyster Perpetual Explorer Venturing to the outer limits The spirit of adventure is imbued in every watch Rolex makes. The Rolex Perpetual Explorer and the Oyster Perpetual Explorer II, however, are the very epitome of strength, durability, and robustness.

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Rolex and The Championships, Wimbledon

Rolex first partnered with The Championships, Wimbledon, in 1978. The world’s oldest tennis tournament is the temple of lawn tennis and of the original game. It is also where athletes become legends. As an Official Rolex Jeweler, CD Peacock is proud…

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The 24 Hours of Le Mans

The centenary edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a race that celebrates endurance and motor sport excellence, took place on June 10 and 11. Rolex has been the Official Timepiece of this legendary event since 2001. Accurate timing is paramount to a race car driver’s performance.

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The Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master 42

At Watches & Wonders 2023, Rolex added to the rich legacy of the Yacht-Master collection with a new watch crafted in the brand’s proprietary titanium alloy. Titanium is one of the world’s strongest and lightest-weight metals, making it an ideal choice…

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20 Years of Mentoring the Great Artists of Tomorrow

Rolex is celebrating 20 years of the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative, part of the brand’s longstanding commitment to global arts and culture. As an Official Rolex Jeweler, CD Peacock is delighted to recognize a significant milestone in Rolex’s commitment…

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The New 2023 Day-Date and Oyster Perpetual

Rolex introduced three outstanding new timepieces highlighting color at Watches & Wonders 2023. Two of the new watches are part of the Day-Date collection, and the third is an addition to the Oyster Perpetual line. The exuberance of color on these watches’ dials…

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The New Perpetual 1908

As an Official Rolex Jeweler, C.D. Peacock is pleased to announce that Rolex has unveiled an all-new collection at Watches & Wonders 2023, the Perpetual 1908. The year 1908 marks an important milestone for Rolex, when founder Hans Wilsdorf both coined the name Rolex…

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Step into the World of Rolex at Oakbrook Center

CD Peacock has been a luxury jeweler proudly serving the Chicago area since 1837. Our founder Elijah Peacock and his wife Rebecca emigrated from England to Illinois in 1837 and opened their store that same year. Called the “House of Peacock”…

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CD Peacock’s Exceptional Service for Rolex Watches

When Hans Wilsdorf founded Rolex in 1905, he was determined to create the world’s most durable and accurate timepieces. Mr. Wilsdorf set out to create timepieces that were strong enough to withstand challenging conditions

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