Four Things You Need To Know About The New Breitling Navitimer 8 And CEO Georges Kern

 |  March 5th, 2018

If you are a watch lover, you have most likely seen the all-new Breitling Navitimer 8 on the Internet already since the traveling introductory “road show” has been going on around the world throughout the past month. Here, however, we bring you our interpretation of this new collection and why it matters. In fact, we bring you four things you need to know about the new Breitling Navitimer 8 line and about Georges Kern as he maneuvers through his first…

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Bubba Watson Wins Genesis Open Wearing Richard Mille Watch

 |  February 23rd, 2018

It’s been a very busy week in the watch world, where brand ambassadors are getting headline attention. Today alone we have four brand ambassador announcement posts gracing our pages.  Here, we bring the news that famed golfer Bubba Watson, a Richard Mille brand ambassador, won his third title last weekend at The Genesis Open (two years after his last PGA win at the same tournament). Bubba Watson’s watch  of choice: the Richard Mille RM 38-01 Quartz TPT®. Like all Richard Mille…

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Montblanc Takes To The Mountains And We Go Hands On With The Montblanc 1858 Pocket Watch LE 100 (SIHH 2018, Prices)

 |  January 15th, 2018

Once you have spent a few days in the Grand Tetons of Wyoming, you come to appreciate beauty in a new way. Exposure to the cold temperatures – as well as to the scenery and mountain ranges that date back thousands of years — gives one time to appreciate durability and function as well as elegance. As such, I was very happy to spend a few days in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, with Montblanc, wherein I (along with other select watch…

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Video Interview: Fireside Chat with MB&F’s Charris Yadigaroglou

 |  January 10th, 2018

Not too long ago, we had the opportunity to talk at length with MB&F’s Charris Yadigaroglou about the brand’s exceptional, highly technical Legacy Machine Split Escapement watch. The LM SE is one of the more challenging timepieces to build because the escapement is actually split. Of course, for a brand like MB&F, challenge is an opportunity. We invite you to learn more about how MB&F overcame the obstacles to produce this $79,000 feat of matchmaking.

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Video Interview: Fireside Chat with Xavier de Roguemaurel of Czapek Geneve’ Watches

 |  January 8th, 2018

Today, we present a video interview with a true watch lover’s brand: Czapek Geneve. During last fall’s  WatchTime New York 2017, we spent some time with a watch lover in this industry, and a co-founder of the brand, Xavier de Roguemaurel. I’ve known Xavier for some years now, and I always find his enthusiasm contagious. He, and a few others, worked tirelessly behind the scenes for seven years to bring this watchmaker’s brand back to fruition. Czapek had been a watchmaker…

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Video Interview: Fireside Chat with Nick English of Bremont

 |  January 4th, 2018

In the on-going series of video interviews conducted by ATimelyPerspective’s founder Roberta Naas (author of six books on watches), we take time to talk with those British boys we all seem to know and love in the watch industry. Co-founders of Bremont, brothers Nick and Giles English have won their way into the hearts of many with their British wit, their British matchmaking and their incredible tales of flying, sailing and driving around the world. Just last year, Bremont struck…

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Video: Fireside Watch Chat with Graham Watches’ Patric Zingg

 |  January 3rd, 2018

With the new year upon us and the promise of great new watches being released this year, we took a video look back at highlights of 2017 from several particular brands that were exhibiting at last fall’s  WatchTime New York,  One of the brands we had the good fortune of meeting with on camera for our fireside chat (granted, no fire was lit), was Graham. Most recently known for its famed Nose Art watches that met with critical acclaim last year,…

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