See Watches Never Before Seen In The United States At WatchTime NY 2019

Zenith El Primero A386 platinum watch

For those who love to immerse themselves in the world of watches – and today, that is a strong number – WatchTime New York exhibition returns this year to Manhattan for a fifth rendition. The show, which takes place October 25-26 at the landmark Gotham Hall, this year boasts a record 37 participating brands.  Open…

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Behind The Scenes: Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition Singapore 2019, And The Six Exclusive Watches Unveiled There

Patek Philippe Aquanaut Singapore 2019

You still have almost a week left to experience Patek Philippe like never before. If you find yourself in Singapore any time between now and October 13, run, don’t walk, to the Marina Bay Sands Theater in the iconic Marina Bay Sands hotel (the one with the three towers and the boat-shaped roof with reflection pool…

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Patek Philippe Brings Rare Watches To Grand Exhibition, Singapore 2019 Show

Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition

I have long been a fan of Patek Philippe. I  mean, if you are a watch lover how can you not be?  The thing is, my relationship with the brand goes back decades — to a time when its ateliers were spread out around Geneva, and to visit required multiple stops instead of just one…

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Why Armin Strom’s Revolutionary Minute Repeater Resonance Didn’t Make It To GPHG 2019

world first Armin Strom

Back in July, we here at ATimelyPerspective were one of the first to unveil the world’s first minute repeater with complex built-in resonance. The Armin Strom Minute Repeater Resonance, the second watch in the brand’s masterpiece line, is one of this year’s most complex and exciting minute repeaters on the market. The world’s first Resonance…

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Horological Society Of New York Takes Education Classes On The Road This Month And Next

Horological Society of New York

Watch lovers take note: if you want to take a master class in watchmaking — with no prior experience — this fall may well be your chance. The ​Horological Society of New York​ ​(HSNY)​, America’s oldest watchmaking guild dating back to1866, is bringing some of it educational classes on the road in September and October.…

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Who Are The Final 84 Watches In The 2019 GPHG (Grand Prix d Horlogerie) Competition?

Armin Strom, GPHG

      The Foundation of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG)  has announced its pre-selected watches — six in each of the categories — that will be going up for the final vote this fall.  In total, there are 84 timepieces   competing for the 18 prizes, including the prestigious “Aiguille d’Or” Grand Prix. The GPHG’s…

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