Video Interview: Fireside Chat with Xavier de Roguemaurel of Czapek Geneve’ Watches

 |  January 8th, 2018

Today, we present a video interview with a true watch lover’s brand: Czapek Geneve. During last fall’s  WatchTime New York 2017, we spent some time with a watch lover in this industry, and a co-founder of the brand, Xavier de Roguemaurel. I’ve known Xavier for some years now, and I always find his enthusiasm contagious. He, and a few others, worked tirelessly behind the scenes for seven years to bring this watchmaker’s brand back to fruition. Czapek had been a watchmaker…

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New Year, New SIHH 2018: 35 Exhibitors Slated To Show At First Watch Exhibition Of The Year, See What’s Changed

 |  January 7th, 2018

Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) is around the corner. Beginning officially on January 15 ,2018, and running through Friday January 19, the SIHH is becoming the “it” show. This year marks the 28th edition of the fair, which I have been attending since it first began (with the exception of missing just one show the year my daugther was born). I have watched the exhibition grow, morph and bloom over the years and am particularly excited about this…

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Three Things A. Lange & Sohne Gets Right, And Why It Matters

 |  January 5th, 2018

  Late last year, I was one of a select, small group of journalists invited by A. Lange & Sohne to go stargazing in the Sonoran desert in Arizona. Having been a fan of this German brand since it (re)launched – and I remember the launch, and the unveiling of its first watches, then at Baselworld, with great fondness because it was the start of a love affair with the brand – I was thrilled to be included in this…

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Video Interview: Fireside Chat with Nick English of Bremont

 |  January 4th, 2018

In the on-going series of video interviews conducted by ATimelyPerspective’s founder Roberta Naas (author of six books on watches), we take time to talk with those British boys we all seem to know and love in the watch industry. Co-founders of Bremont, brothers Nick and Giles English have won their way into the hearts of many with their British wit, their British matchmaking and their incredible tales of flying, sailing and driving around the world. Just last year, Bremont struck…

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Video: Fireside Watch Chat with Graham Watches’ Patric Zingg

 |  January 3rd, 2018

With the new year upon us and the promise of great new watches being released this year, we took a video look back at highlights of 2017 from several particular brands that were exhibiting at last fall’s  WatchTime New York,  One of the brands we had the good fortune of meeting with on camera for our fireside chat (granted, no fire was lit), was Graham. Most recently known for its famed Nose Art watches that met with critical acclaim last year,…

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