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.…

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In Boutiques Now: Bovet Flying Tourbillon Ottantasei Designed by Pininfarina

 |  December 23rd, 2016

Unveiled to the world earlier this year, the Bovet Flying Tourbillon Ottantasei 10-Day hand-wound watch marks a significant turning point in the development of the Bovet by Pininfarina collection.  The watch displays the Pininfarina distinctive design codes and also respects the influences set forth in the first Tourbillon Ottanta® in 2010.  The word “light”, with its dual connotations of luminosity and limited weight, was the watchword for every stage in the development of this intriguing  project. The technicians and watchmakers at the Manufacture DIMIER 1738 together…

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Fast Focus: Half-Million Dollar Bell & Ross Transparent Tourbillon Sapphire BR-X1 Watch is Out Now

 |  December 15th, 2016

Built in a limited edition of just 5 pieces — the Bell & Ross Transparent Chronograph Tourbillon Sapphire BR-X1 — unveiled to the world earlier this year — is available for sale now, and marks a new era for the brand’s high-tech chronograph. The watch is meticulously machined from six pieces of sapphire, making it totally transparent. That transparency beautifully showcases the flying tourbillon and mono pusher chronograph that are built into the Caliber BR-CAL.285 hand-wound movement with four days…

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Just in Time for the Holidays: Corum Bridges Golden Bridge for Her

 |  December 14th, 2016

Looking for the perfect gift for the holidays for that special woman in your life? Corum has the magical mechanical answer: the new 39mm Corum Bridges Golden Bridge round watch. Available with a variety of stunning dial colors, the alluring round timepiece is a reconfiguration of the famed Golden Bridge rectangular watch, but in round format, with the manual wind linear movement taking center stage horizontally across the watch. The area is surrounded by 106 diamonds. The watch is powered by the…

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Three Terrific Corum Bubble Watches of 2016: Bubble Game; Bubble Dani Olivieri

 |  November 29th, 2016

We have written about Corum often here before. The brand has a rich Swiss history with a number of iconic watches in its past. In fact, this is the brand renowned for its famed Coin watches, wherein a coin is actually sliced in half and the movement placed between the halves. It is also the brand famous for the Bubble watch– an oversized domed-crystal watch that was first introduced several decades ago. Recently, Corum has gone to extensive lengths tor re-intorduce…

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Fast Focus: Up Close with the Tutima Saxon One in True Blue

 |  November 23rd, 2016

German brand, Tutima, is pulling out all the stops this season with stunning blue dials in the Saxon One line that will have you feeling like you are soaring the bright blue skies. The brand bills the Saxon One as a watch “For those who don’t need GPS to know where they stand.” It’s an apt tag line as this is a truly individualistic watch. The Saxon One Automatic and the Saxon One Chronograph deserve a closer look. Made in…

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Louis Moinet Named by Guinness World Records ™ for ‘First Chronograph’

 |  November 22nd, 2016

  In a super exciting move, and following six months of thorough investigation of the brand and its claim as the inventor of the chronograph, Louis Moinet has been named the holder of the title of “First Chronograph” by the famed Guinness World Records organization that has been naming world records and firsts since 1955. The award was bestowed on the luxury watch brand for its invention of the chronograph by Louis Moinet in 1816, wherein he released the “Compteur…

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