A Look At The Dubai Watch Week, Christie’s Horology Forum, Where Minds Meet

 |  September 23rd, 2018

The week before last in London, Christie’s and Dubai Watch Week co-hosted a Horological Forum where some of the best industry executives joined together for two days of panel discussions about the watch industry. I covered the event on my Perfect Timing column on Forbes, and now i bring some of that story here. I would like to preface the articles  by staying that what was truly unique and wonderful about this event is the fact that CEOs, watchmakers, designers (and…

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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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The Pros and Cons of the New HYT HO Liquid-Filled Watches

 |  May 4th, 2017

HYT, Hydro Mechanical Horologists, revolutionized the interpretation of how time is displayed on the wrist by using liquid inside the watch. Through a system of patented thin glass tubes and bellows to drive a proprietary liquid around the watch dial, the nature of reading time has become a new experience. Over the years, HYT has created a host of exciting models that showcase the liquid and bellows. Now, however, the brand unveils its newest and most classic look of all:…

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Fast Focus: HYT Skull Pocket Watch to be Unveiled at SIHH 2017 (price)

 |  January 10th, 2017

Earlier today on Haute Time, we broke the news of the all-new HYT Skull Pocket watch, which will be officially unveiled at next weeks SIHH 2017 exhibition. You can read all about the watch and the challenges in making it here. But now we bring you a quick look at the luminous, liquid time-telling Skull Pocket watch. HYT Skull Pocket Watch Features: The brand’s first pocket watch will be made in a limited edition of just eight pieces and it will…

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HYT Watches Unveils H1 Ghost, Black Liquid, New Indications and Medical Devices

 |  May 4th, 2016

Black is the new green as HYT announces its latest release, the H1 Ghost. The new model, which is largely based on the original H1 released four years ago, uses a black liquid  as opposed to the green liquid used in the prior release. As the Ghost moniker indicates, the latest version is meant to be a sleek and more stealth version of the original H1 release. The H1 Ghost also depicts new indications. For those unfamiliar with the brand, HYT…

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End the Year with Light: Check Out the HYT H4 Metropolis Video

 |  December 30th, 2015

OK — regular readers here at ATimelyPerspective know that we love HYT – the hydromechanics line of watches that display time via fluid. Now, as we wind down 2015, we want to infuse time with a little excitement. Just over a month ago, we brought you the story of the brand’s newest H4 Metropolis —   equipped with a light source. Under the rider at 6 o’clock, HYT has concealed two LEDs. Once activated, they flood the entire dial with blue…

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Close Up with the HYT Skull Watch – Liquid Time Gone Goth

 |  January 30th, 2015

By Gordon Henderson Today we take a little break from the SIHH 2015 frenzy, to bring you a close-up look at what may well be one of the most advanced “skull” watches on the market. It is said that the eyes are the windows to the soul, but in the case of the latest release from Hydro Mechanical Horologist, HYT — the eyes are the windows of time. The 51mm Skull is a futuristic statement piece. As with the HYT…

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