KISS Guitarist Tommy Thayer Works with Zenith Watches on Zenith Pilot Type 20 Extra Special Thayer Limited Edition Bronze Watch

 |  February 21st, 2017

In anticipation of a big military museum fundraiser that was taking place this past weekend, KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer — known to fans around the world as the Spaceman — worked with Zenith, with the help of KISS rocker Eric Singer, on the creation of the Zenith Pilot Type 20 Extra Special Thayer Limited Edition Bronze watch honoring Thayer’s father, a decorated war hero. I spoke at great length with the Spaceman this weekend about the watch, his father and more, just 24 hours before the big fundraising event where legendary rockers like Alice Cooper, Robby Krieger of the Doors, Danny Seraphine of Chicago, and others were performing in Portland, OR. KISS also gave a rare (un-costumed) performance at the…

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Bella Hadid Exclusive Interview About Time, Dreams and ‘DIsconnecting’

 |  February 14th, 2017

Yesterday, as we were heading into New York for the big reveal last night of TAG Heuer’s new brand ambassador — 2016 Model of the Year, Bella Hadid — we brought you a teaser video about her 1,500 hours in six-inch heels and her 34 wardrobe changes in fewer than 10 seconds. However, last night in an exclusive interview with Bella Hadid — TAG Heuer’s newest female face for the brand’s “Don’t Crack Under Pressure” campaign — she shared her thoughts on time, watches and her need to disconnect. The well-poised 20 year old who has walked the runways for some of the finest Houses in the world, gave credit to her parents and family upbringing. “My parents always taught me to be…

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Interview with ‘Fast and Furious’ Actor Sung Kang, Perrelet Brand Ambassador

 |  December 29th, 2016

Recently, on HauteTime.com, we presented a one-on-one exclusive interview with actor Sung Kang of The Fast and Furious Franchise fame. An auto enthusiast and drift racer, the American-born Korean actor is also a brand ambassador for Perrelet and has worked with the brand this year to unveil the Turbine Sung Kang watch.Here we bring you a look at that watch and excerpts from the interview with Sung Kang  and Haute Time article as we wrap up 2016 watch unveilings that you wont’ want to miss.  Auto Inspirations Just 350 pieces of the Perrelet Turbine Sung Kang  watch will ever be made. Each of the 44mm watches house the P321 in-house mechanical automatic caliber and offers three hands and date at 6:00. The watch features an…

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Interview: Underground Actor Aldis Hodge Shares Thoughts on Slavery, Time and Leaving a Legacy

 |  December 16th, 2016

What do you get when you cross an ambitious, artistic person with a passion for watches with a congenial actor and a die-hard perfectionist? Aldis Hodge. The 30-year-old actor who plays the leading role of Noah in the WGN America television series Underground (about the Underground Railroad in Georgia), and who has been seen in many a film and television series, is not just a designer and watch lover, but has also started his own watch brand. Planned as a boutique, bespoke line of unusual watches, the new eponymous Basil Time Piece brand — Hodge was born Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge – is slated to be out in about two years and has been in the works for nearly a…

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Gwyneth Paltrow Talks Time, Charity and Frederique Constant Horological Smartwatches

 |  November 3rd, 2016

Today, thanks to Frederique Constant, I helped to buy books and novels for young students in America. The novels, I believe, will help open their eyes to other worlds, to themes that can be their mantras, or just to adventure. Without books, I would never have become the writer and dreamer that I am today. The effort came via a gift card given to me – and all others in attendance — at last week’s unveiling of the brand’s new Horological Smartwatch for women by Frederique Constant. The card was for use on the charitable site DonorsChoose.org. Here, you can choose the project you want to fund, so you know exactly where the donation is going. I found it both…

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