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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Jaeger-LeCoultre and Marc Newson Unveil $28,000 Atmos 568 Clock

 |  October 13th, 2016

For eight years, Jaeger-LeCoultre and famed commercial and architectural designer Marc Newson have worked together on multiple collaborations revolving around the famed Atmos watch – the clock that “lives on air.” Now the duo announces the newest fruit of their combined labor: Atmos 568 Marc Newson. The new and unique rendition may well be the most impressive embodiment of both “brands” to date. With a decidedly Newson spirit, the new design is startlingly open and pure when it comes to a contemporary appeal. However, it also has an incredible blend of heritage and technical virtuosity that emanate from Jaeger-LeCoultre, and also from the material that forms the outer crystal globe: Baccarat. Now, before I launch into a close up look…

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PGA Tour Golfer Jim Furyk Talks Ryder Cup Favorite Watches (Video)

 |  October 2nd, 2016

With the Ryder Cup in its final stages today, it seems a fitting time to take a look at some of the finest golfers out there. Crown & Caliber, on line retailer of certified pre-owned watches, has created a video interview with American golfer (PGA Tour) Jim Furyk — who talks about his favorite watch. Furyk holds the record for the lowest score in PGA Tour history with a 58, which he shot during the final round of the 2016 Travelers Championship. You may be surprised by which timepiece is his favorite.Check out the short video below.

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