Corum Introduces New Admiral Legend Watches for Men and Women

 |  July 17th, 2018

Just in time for summer water sports, Swiss watch brand Corum expands its much-coveted Admiral’s Collection. While holding true to the marine aura behind the Admiral Cup collection, the brand expands the line with eight new Legend pieces decorated in entirely natural minerals. Drawing from nautical inspiration, the pieces feature dials produced from teak wood or mother-of-pearl, faceted on a satin, steel or vulcanized rubber bracelet. In keeping with the spirit of the Admiral collection, these watches feature a dodecagonal…

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Introducing the $200,000 A. Lange & Sohne 1815 Tourbillon With Enamel Dial And Two Patents in Mechanism

 |  July 12th, 2018

If you are a regular reader of ATimelyPerspective, you know that I have tremendous respect and affinity for German watch brand A. Lange  & Sohne. This brand experienced its re-birth around the time I was just starting in the watch industry, so I have witnessed its tremendous growth and success. Each year, the brand surprises me with new timepieces that either offer pioneering technology or stunning classic aesthetics. Now, the brand once again delights us with the A. Lange &…

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Video: Witness the Jaquet Droz $367,500 Signing Machine Do Its Job … For The Person Who Has Everything

 |  June 29th, 2018

Four years in the making, the incredible Jaquet Droz   Signing Machine — an automata unveiled initially four years ago and then officially at Baselworld 2018 in honor of the brand’s 280th anniversary — is ready for delivery. The incredible mechanical machine will sign your name for you — in case you can’t or don’t want to.  Retailing for $367,500 the Jaquet Droz Signing Machine is definitely for the person who has everything. Jaquet Droz is famed for its work…

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Introducing: Fiona Kruger Moves From Skulls To Chaos With New Chaos Mechanical Entropy Watch

 |  June 28th, 2018

Known for her intricate and exceptional Skull-shaped watches, Fiona Kruger could be called the queen of the skulls. Her watches – in several sizes – attract attention from across any crowded room thanks to the colorful and detailed designs of the open-worked skull that reveals the movement within. Thanks to this collection, which has been evolving over the course of five years, many watch lovers equate skull watches with Fiona Kruger. However, today, she changes that by unveiling her second…

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Porsche Design Unveils 1919 Datetimer 70Y Sports Car Limited Edition Watch

 |  June 20th, 2018

Honoring the 70th anniversary of Porsche sports cars, Porsche Design, the design studio established by Ferdinand A. Porsche, unveils the new Porsche Design 1919 Datetimer 70Y Sports Car Limited Edition. The newest timepiece is a special edition to the brand’s 1948 collection, which marks the year that the Porsche 356 made its debut. That car was  the predecessor of the famed Porsche 911. The newest watch combines design elements and characteristics of the vintage car’s dashboard with contemporary interpretation.  The 1919 Datetimer…

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Hands On: Tutima Glashutte Saxon One M With Midnight Grey Dial

 |  June 18th, 2018

I seem to have a love affair with German watch brands. There is something special about the clean designs and the unflagging  functionality of top-notch German watch brands. Tutima has all of this, as well as a great value/quality aspect. Additionally, the brand doesn’t need to make a lot of noise about itself. Once you pick up one of these watches and do some comparisons, you know you are getting quality craftsmanship, great product look and reliability.  Recently, we had…

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Travel Through Napa Valley With Vacheron Constantin And The Overseas Watches (Slide Show)

 |  June 15th, 2018

Just a couple of years ago, Vacheron Constantin re-vamped and re-introduced its Overseas watch collection — geared  as the perfect timepiece for the world traveler. The brand even hired renowned photographer Steve McCurry to photograph some of the most beautiful places in the world to inspire travelers. The collection  quickly became popular around the world and has grown to include a host of new styles, including the recently released Overseas watches with black dials (including a reverse panda) and the…

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