Cuervo y Sobrinos Historiador Tradicion Champagne Watch — Perfect for New Year

 |  December 27th, 2017

  We have written about Cuervo y Sobrinos many times here before. It is a brand we really love. Not only is it Swiss made, but it has long ties in the watch world, and has firm Cuban roots. Here we take a look at the alluring Cuervo y Sobrinos  Historiador  Tradicion Champagne watch. Cheers! This year, Cuervo y Sobrinos celebrated its 135th anniversary, and in honor of that, the brand unveils a remake of a vintage masterpiece that is faithful…

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Introducing Cuervo y Sobrinos Historiador Vuelo Horas Del Mundo

 |  June 28th, 2017

Cuervo y Sobrinos is a brand we love here at ATimelyPerspective. Not as well known as the big brands, the company has roots in Havana, Cuba, and today is Swiss made but still recalls its Cuban heritage.  Now, Cuervo y Sobrinos unveils the alluring Historiador Vuelo Horas Del Mundo– world time watch — with a special high-design aspect.     The automatic movement of this timepieces allows for easy setting of local and universal times  without interfering with the hour and…

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What do Winston Churchill, Cuba and Cuervo y Sobrinos Have in Common? Find Out

 |  September 28th, 2015

With roots in Havana, Cuervo y Sobrinos is a brand with a Cuban soul and Swiss heart. Made in Switzerland, Cuervo y Sobrinos watches often recall their heady roots – when, in the 1940’s heyday of the country — top dignitaries from around the world would bask in the Cuban sun. Such was the case with Sir Winston Churchill. Now, all elements come together in the Robusto Day-Date “Churchill” watch. The unique timepiece is a tribute to the cigar lover and former…

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The Editor’s Perspective: An Interview with Roberta Naas

 |  May 4th, 2013

With the upcoming JCK show around the corner — I was interviewed recently by the Fair Organizers about my take on time. For those who may be interested, the following is the printed result. As a contributor to numerous influential publications and sites and founder of the industry beacon, A Timely Perspective, Roberta Naas is a true veteran and superstar of watch journalism. She continually showcases an extraordinary range of watch content across all of her outlets, so it seems…

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Time Capsules: Cuervo y Sobrinos Unveils Historiador GMT

 |  March 26th, 2012

The brand with a Swiss heart and Cuban soul — Cuervo y Sobrinos – does it again. This top-notch Swiss-made brand, with roots in Cuba, is adept at creating classic mechanical watches, and this year does so in a style befitting its Havana 1950’s Havana heyday.  The Historiador GMT is beautifully crafted in a 40mm stainless steel case two-tone cream-colored dial and applied logo offering dramatic retro appeal. The watch offers GMT function (via a universal hour indicator) thanks to…

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