Time Capsules: News — Vacheron Constantin Recalls its American Heritage

James Ward Packard watchIn a move designed to coincide with the opening of its first USA boutique (in NYC) and to recall its rich history here in the USA (which ATimelyperspective wrote about just recently), Vacheron Constantin has launched an interactive website:  http://americanheritage.vacheron-constantin.com The venerable brand – the world’s oldest watch manufacture in continuous operation…

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Weekend Sojourn: Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion – Coming This Week!

I’ll be there with Rolex – maybe you should, too… more than 550 extraordinary cars will amass on August 19 through 21 to confront the challenging Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey.  The 2.238 mile road course with 11turns and 300-foot elevation changes is demanding and exhilarating, even for spectators. Plus, these are legendary cars…

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Weekend Sojourn: Watch Shop Spotlight — Exquisite Timepieces

Sometimes a retailer is so exceptional that it warrants talking about. Trying to find the best watch shop isn’t always easy, but brick-and-mortar store, Exquisite Timepieces in Naples, Fl, is an amazing store. The authorized watch shop for some of the finest watch brands in the world, the luxurious store sells more than 32 top…

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Time Capsules: Product — Breitling Watches, What’s Black and Red all over?

Take an up close and personal look with Atimelyperspective as we explore Breitling watches, particularly the cool new Chrono-Matic Blacksteel Limited.  Created in a limited edition of 2,000 pieces this is one powerful looking timepiece. What’s more, it is absolutely great on the wrist. It feels good, too, thanks to the red rubber-molded bidirectional rotating…

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Around the World: A. Lange & Söhne Finishes First

Perlage We have brought you several behind the scenes looks at A. Lange & Sohne to witness the watchmaking of this fine German house whose roots began in Saxony more than 165 years ago. Now, we bring you the craftsmanship that goes into finishing every single component inside the movements of these watches – demonstrating the…

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