ATimelyPerspective https://www.atimelyperspective.com the most authoritative insight into time and watches Fri, 23 Aug 2019 18:20:09 -0400 en-US hourly 1 Detroit-Based Shinola Unveils Whimsical And Witty Detrola https://www.atimelyperspective.com/detroit-based-shinola-unveils-whimsical-and-witty-detrola/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/detroit-based-shinola-unveils-whimsical-and-witty-detrola/#respond Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:22:06 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31787 Earlier this year,  I had the great opportunity to go hands on with an all-new watch line being launched by Detroit-based Shinola. Called Detrola, the new line is  highly affordable and decidedly trendy.   Years ago, when Tom Kartsotis (who founded Fossil and later Shinola) was searching trademarks for Shinola (Shinola officially launched in 2013),…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/detroit-based-shinola-unveils-whimsical-and-witty-detrola/feed/ 0 Celebs Amanda Seyfried, Nicholas Hoult Join Jaeger-LeCoultre At Venice Film Festival https://www.atimelyperspective.com/celebs-amanda-seyfried-nicholas-hoult-join-jaeger-lecoultre-at-venice-film-festival/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/celebs-amanda-seyfried-nicholas-hoult-join-jaeger-lecoultre-at-venice-film-festival/#respond Wed, 21 Aug 2019 00:10:39 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31807 Jaeger-LeCoultre has had a long and strong relationship with the world of cinema and filmmaking, and this year the brand celebrates its 15th anniversary of its partnership with the Venice International Film Festival.  This year, the 76th annual festival begins next week on August 28th and runs until September 7, 2019. Joining Jaeger-LeCoultre — the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/celebs-amanda-seyfried-nicholas-hoult-join-jaeger-lecoultre-at-venice-film-festival/feed/ 0 Rolex Watches Given Away During Monterey Classic Car Week https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rolex-watches-given-away-during-monterey-classic-car-week/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rolex-watches-given-away-during-monterey-classic-car-week/#respond Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:43:44 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31773 From August 15 until this past Sunday, the Monterey Classic Car Week took place in the scenic Pacific coastal town of Monterey. The week consists of a host of events, including racing of vintage cars at the Rolex Monterey Motor Sports Reunion, the Pebble Beach Tour d’ Elegance presented by Rolex, the famed Pebble Beach…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rolex-watches-given-away-during-monterey-classic-car-week/feed/ 0 Pebble Beach Concours d’ Elegance: Bentley Wins Best Of Show; Breitling Displays Bentley Centenary Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pebble-beach-concours-d-elegance-bentley-wins-best-of-show-breitling-displays-bentley-centenary-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pebble-beach-concours-d-elegance-bentley-wins-best-of-show-breitling-displays-bentley-centenary-watch/#respond Mon, 19 Aug 2019 14:10:49 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31758 It was an interesting few days on the California coast, where some of the most magnificent cars in the world were seen driving the Pacific highway and lining the famed 18th hole at the 2019 Pebble Beach Concours d’ Elegance (with Rolex holding an important role there as the Official Timepiece). This year was a…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pebble-beach-concours-d-elegance-bentley-wins-best-of-show-breitling-displays-bentley-centenary-watch/feed/ 0 Car And Watch Enthusiasts Unite With Monterey Classic Car Week And Rolex https://www.atimelyperspective.com/car-and-watch-enthusiasts-unite-with-monterey-classic-car-week-and-rolex/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/car-and-watch-enthusiasts-unite-with-monterey-classic-car-week-and-rolex/#respond Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:01:44 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31730 It’s definitelya busy week for car lovers and for  Rolex this week and weekend as we embrace Monterey Classic Car Week.  Held in the Pacific coastal town of Monterey,California, the week consists of a host of events that draw automobile enthusiasts from around the world — most of which are either sponsored or  timed by…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/car-and-watch-enthusiasts-unite-with-monterey-classic-car-week-and-rolex/feed/ 0 What To Expect From The HKTDC Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair In September https://www.atimelyperspective.com/what-to-expect-from-the-hktdc-hong-kong-watch-clock-fair-in-september/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/what-to-expect-from-the-hktdc-hong-kong-watch-clock-fair-in-september/#respond Thu, 15 Aug 2019 10:00:50 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31490 If you ever needed a reason to travel to Hong Kong, this is it. Especially if you are a watch and clock lover. The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair — and the concurrent Salon de TE — will be open from September 3 to 7, 2019 at the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/what-to-expect-from-the-hktdc-hong-kong-watch-clock-fair-in-september/feed/ 0 Hands On: Harry Winston Histoire de Tourbillon 10 World Premier https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-world-record-harry-winston-histoire-de-tourbillon-10-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-world-record-harry-winston-histoire-de-tourbillon-10-prices/#respond Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:35:43 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31703 I have long been a fan of the Histoire de Tourbillon series by Harry Winston. Begun in 2009 to really showcase the tourbillon escapement (a device that compensates for errors in timekeeping due to the effects of gravity on the wrist when it is in certain positions), the Histoire de Tourbillon series of watches have…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-world-record-harry-winston-histoire-de-tourbillon-10-prices/feed/ 0 Hands On With Blancpain Air Command As Seen At The 2019 Swatch Group Summit https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-blancpain-2019-air-command-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-blancpain-2019-air-command-prices/#respond Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:49:06 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31672 At the recent Swatch Group Time to Move summit in Switzerland, we got to go hands on with some of the amazing new timepieces making their way to stores now. While I got to visit the Blancpain Manufacture — more coming on that soon -and see all of the new watches for 2019 first hand,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-blancpain-2019-air-command-prices/feed/ 0 Hands On: Omega Speedmaster Watches 2019 As Seen At The Swatch Group Summit https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-omega-speedmaster-watches-2019-as-seen-at-the-swatch-group-summit/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-omega-speedmaster-watches-2019-as-seen-at-the-swatch-group-summit/#respond Mon, 12 Aug 2019 15:01:05 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31660 Just a few months ago, I had the distinct privilege of joining the Swatch Group for its first-ever summit for watch journalists. We traveled to Switzerland to visit the six luxury watch brands owned by the Swatch Group. You can read an in-depth look at that Swatch Group Time to Move Summit experience here. One…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-omega-speedmaster-watches-2019-as-seen-at-the-swatch-group-summit/feed/ 0 Swatch Group ‘Time To Move’ Summit: 2019 Watches Coming To Stores Now https://www.atimelyperspective.com/swatch-group-time-to-move-summit-2019-watches-coming-to-stores-now/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/swatch-group-time-to-move-summit-2019-watches-coming-to-stores-now/#respond Sun, 11 Aug 2019 19:50:46 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31655 Just a few months ago in Switzerland, the Swatch Group held its first annual watch summit for journalists. While some bloggers (including one or two who never even attended) have written articles about the event, I have written about the Swatch Group Summit and the timepieces  on  ATmelyPerspective  and in other publications. Now, however, I…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/swatch-group-time-to-move-summit-2019-watches-coming-to-stores-now/feed/ 0 What You Need To Know About Shock Resistant Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/what-you-need-to-know-about-shock-resistant-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/what-you-need-to-know-about-shock-resistant-watches/#respond Wed, 07 Aug 2019 12:29:24 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31245 As people lead more active lifestyles, shock resistance is an important factor with top watches. As such, certain watch brands are creating timepieces that are ever more resilient and can withstand the shock of being dropped or otherwise being subjected to outside forces. In order for a watch to be shock resistant, the movement, and particularly…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/what-you-need-to-know-about-shock-resistant-watches/feed/ 0 Introducing The Mud-Wrestler’s Dream Watch: Casio G-Shock G Mudmaster https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-mud-wrestlers-dream-watch-casio-g-shock-g-mudmaster-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-mud-wrestlers-dream-watch-casio-g-shock-g-mudmaster-prices/#respond Mon, 05 Aug 2019 13:39:41 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31634 We’ve all heard about water resistant watches, even magnetic-resistant watches, but mud resistant? Well, apparently, some of us need that mud resistance and the newest line up of Casio G-Shock Mudmaster watches are finally in stores now to deliver mud resistance. Having gone off roading in a lifted truck a couple of times,I can see…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-mud-wrestlers-dream-watch-casio-g-shock-g-mudmaster-prices/feed/ 0 Grand Seiko, Spring Drive, Nissan Unveil Collaboration: Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary https://www.atimelyperspective.com/grand-seiko-spring-drive-nissan-unveil-collaboration-nissan-gt-r-50th-anniversary/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/grand-seiko-spring-drive-nissan-unveil-collaboration-nissan-gt-r-50th-anniversary/#respond Fri, 02 Aug 2019 18:42:49 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31622 This year, Grand Seiko celebrates 20 years of its famed Spring Drive movement. Additionally Japanese car brand Nissan GT-R celebrate a 50th anniversary. The two Japanese brands come together now to celebrate in style with a Grand Seiko sport collection that pays homage to the Nissan GT-R. Naturally, the new series is equipped with the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/grand-seiko-spring-drive-nissan-unveil-collaboration-nissan-gt-r-50th-anniversary/feed/ 0 Wristwatch Review: Robert & Fils 1630 Leather/Lace La Dentelle Watches For Women https://www.atimelyperspective.com/robert-fils-1630-releases-lacework-la-dentelle-watches-for-women-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/robert-fils-1630-releases-lacework-la-dentelle-watches-for-women-prices/#respond Wed, 31 Jul 2019 16:57:33 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31605 Women who love lace, leather and  diamonds have a new luxury watch option from a brand with roots dating back nearly 400 years. Recently Robert & Fils 1630, currently headed by 11th-generation watchmaker Gilles Robert, unveiled a new timepiece that deftly blends past and present — with a modern twist. The new 100-percent Swiss-made Lace-leather La…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/robert-fils-1630-releases-lacework-la-dentelle-watches-for-women-prices/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Carl F. Bucherer Retro Manero Flyback https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-carl-f-bucherer-retro-manero-flyback-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-carl-f-bucherer-retro-manero-flyback-price/#respond Tue, 30 Jul 2019 10:59:19 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31588 We’ve written a lot about Car F. Bucherer and its Manero collection of timepieces. Now, the brand unveils the vintage-inspired Manero Flyback Chronograph in 18-karat rose gold. There is so much to like about this watch that it is difficult to decide where to begin.  Thanks to its wonderful Retro style, this watch offers so many…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-carl-f-bucherer-retro-manero-flyback-price/feed/ 0 A Basic Guide To How Mother of Pearl Dials Are Made https://www.atimelyperspective.com/a-basic-guide-to-how-mother-of-pearl-dials-are-made/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/a-basic-guide-to-how-mother-of-pearl-dials-are-made/#respond Mon, 29 Jul 2019 14:08:14 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31265 Sowind Mother of pearl dial disks being readied for work. Photo by patriceschreyer.com. Many watches today feature mother-of-pearl dials. These shimmering orbs offer a  classic and elegant appeal. However,  mother of pearl is brittle and ultra thin when used as a dial, and breakage can easily occur. Here we take a quick look at how these…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/a-basic-guide-to-how-mother-of-pearl-dials-are-made/feed/ 0 How Corum Sneaked Out A New Golden Bridge Watch That Will Blow Your Mind https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-corum-sneaked-out-a-new-golden-bridge-that-will-blow-your-mind/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-corum-sneaked-out-a-new-golden-bridge-that-will-blow-your-mind/#respond Fri, 26 Jul 2019 11:32:19 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31535 Everyone who knows Corum knows that the brand is synonymous with the Golden Bridge … a collection it unveiled decades ago that is inspired by the Golden Gate Bridge and that features a striking vertical architecture movement developed originally by master watchmaker Vincent Calabrese. Most of the newer Golden Bridge watches features bold renditions of…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-corum-sneaked-out-a-new-golden-bridge-that-will-blow-your-mind/feed/ 0 Omega Unveils Seamaster Watches For Countdown to Tokyo 2020 Olympics https://www.atimelyperspective.com/omega-unveils-seamaster-watches-for-countdown-to-tokyo-2020-olympics/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/omega-unveils-seamaster-watches-for-countdown-to-tokyo-2020-olympics/#respond Thu, 25 Jul 2019 09:48:08 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31562 Yesterday marked the one-year countdown to the Tokyo Summer Olympics 2020 that begin July 24 of next year. Omega, the Official Timekeeper of the Olympic Games, has begun the countdown. To celebrate, the brand unveils two new Tokyo 2020 Limited Edition watches: Seamaster Aqua Terra Tokyo 2020 Limited Edition and  Seamaster Planet Ocean Tokyo 2020 Limited…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/omega-unveils-seamaster-watches-for-countdown-to-tokyo-2020-olympics/feed/ 0 Jaeger-LeCoultre Watch Brand Is Seeing Red https://www.atimelyperspective.com/jaeger-lecoultre-is-seeing-red/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/jaeger-lecoultre-is-seeing-red/#respond Wed, 24 Jul 2019 13:01:25 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31526 Typically, when posting about a women’s watch, I would say “Move over, men. This one is for the women.” However, in this case, I will say “Read On Men; there’s something here for you too.”  In fact, in addition to this incredible red hot new watch unveiled by Jaeger-LeCoultre, the brand has also implemented a…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/jaeger-lecoultre-is-seeing-red/feed/ 0 Vacheron Constantin Prototype Watch Climbs Everest On Wrist Of Avalanche Survivor, Cory Richards https://www.atimelyperspective.com/vacheron-constantin-prototype-watch-climbs-everest-on-wrist-of-national-geographic-photographer-and-avalanche-survivor-cory-richards/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/vacheron-constantin-prototype-watch-climbs-everest-on-wrist-of-national-geographic-photographer-and-avalanche-survivor-cory-richards/#respond Tue, 23 Jul 2019 14:35:55 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31454 With its “One of Not Many” marketing campaign, Vacheron Constantin has been making some intriguing partnerships — and headlines.  One of its partners, Cory Richards, is a a National Geographic photographer and avid explorer who recently attempted to climb Mt. Everest unassisted, without oxygen and on an all-new route.  Exemplifying the brand’s   “One of…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/vacheron-constantin-prototype-watch-climbs-everest-on-wrist-of-national-geographic-photographer-and-avalanche-survivor-cory-richards/feed/ 0 Horological Society of New York Teams With British Watch Institute For Traveling Education https://www.atimelyperspective.com/horological-society-of-new-york-teams-with-british-watch-institute-for-traveling-education/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/horological-society-of-new-york-teams-with-british-watch-institute-for-traveling-education/#respond Mon, 22 Jul 2019 19:22:36 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31473 In a big move, two of the world’s oldest horological organizations are joining forces to teach horology classes in ​London​ later this summer.   The ​Horological Society of New York​ ​(HSNY), founded in 1866, and the ​British Horological Institute​ (BHI), founded in 1858, are making history with their first partnership to advance the art and…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/horological-society-of-new-york-teams-with-british-watch-institute-for-traveling-education/feed/ 0 Tutima Sails Forward At Kiel Week Water-Sport Event With M2 Pioneer https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tutima-sails-forward-at-kiel-week-water-sport-event-with-m2-pioneer/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tutima-sails-forward-at-kiel-week-water-sport-event-with-m2-pioneer/#respond Fri, 19 Jul 2019 09:49:46 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31476 Last week, German watch brand was the Official Timekeeper of Kiel Week in Germany. Billed as one of the world’s largest water-sport events, this particular sail week attracts more than 3 million visitors and 40,000 sailors.  In a demonstration of its commitment to adventure and endurance, Tutima had a brand presence on land, at sea…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tutima-sails-forward-at-kiel-week-water-sport-event-with-m2-pioneer/feed/ 0 Meet The $156,000 MB&F Legacy Machine 2 In Vivid Blue https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-the-156000-mbf-legacy-machine-2-in-vivid-blue/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-the-156000-mbf-legacy-machine-2-in-vivid-blue/#respond Wed, 17 Jul 2019 12:00:03 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31457 It was six years ago in 2013 that MB&F unveiled its first Legacy Machine No.2, which included a model crafted in 18-karat rose gold. Now, the brand unveils its second rose gold LM2 — this time with a stunning blue dial. The LM2 Red Gold Blue will be the last LM2 to be crafted in…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-the-156000-mbf-legacy-machine-2-in-vivid-blue/feed/ 0 Armin Strom Unveils Masterpiece 2, World’s First Of Its Kind https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-world-first-masterpiece-2-watch-to-celebrate-10-years/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-world-first-masterpiece-2-watch-to-celebrate-10-years/#comments Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:30:43 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31441 Independent Swiss watch brand Armin Strom has been making incredible strides in the 300-year journey to perfect resonance. Now, as it celebrates its 10th anniversary of the Manufacture in Bern, the brand unveils a world-first timepiece chocked with technology and watchmaking mastery: the Minute Repeater Resonance Masterpiece 2  by Armin Strom. The technically complex watch marks…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-world-first-masterpiece-2-watch-to-celebrate-10-years/feed/ 1 How Seiko Beat Out Rolex At The Championships, Wimbledon 2019 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-seiko-beat-out-rolex-at-the-championships-wimbledon-2019/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-seiko-beat-out-rolex-at-the-championships-wimbledon-2019/#respond Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:26:27 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31430 It’s been a tough two weeks in England, where the 133rd edition of Wimbledon and Grand Slam tennis have been taking place. Not only did the world witness about a million dollars worth of watches on the courts and off, but also they witnessed some of the strongest matches ever.  With many top players competing…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-seiko-beat-out-rolex-at-the-championships-wimbledon-2019/feed/ 0 Rolex Serves Up Wimbledon https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rolex-serves-up-wimbledon/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rolex-serves-up-wimbledon/#respond Thu, 11 Jul 2019 10:00:01 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31403 It all started on July 1 and ends on July 14: The Championships, Wimbledon.   There to time it all: Rolex.   In fact, Rolex has been the Official Timekeeper of The Championships — the third Grand Slam event of the year — for more than 40 years. It also supports all four Grand Slam…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rolex-serves-up-wimbledon/feed/ 0 Six ‘Only Watch 2019’ Watches With Big Experiences Built In For The Winning Bidder https://www.atimelyperspective.com/five-only-watch-2019-watches-with-big-experiences-built-in-for-the-winning-bidder/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/five-only-watch-2019-watches-with-big-experiences-built-in-for-the-winning-bidder/#respond Tue, 09 Jul 2019 11:29:41 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31317 This year, not only are top Swiss watch brands offering one-of-a-kind watches for the Only Watch 2019 auction to benefit charity (held on November 9), but also six of them are offering some pretty unique experiences to go with that winning bid. Meanwhile for the complete list of all 50 participating brands, check out our…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/five-only-watch-2019-watches-with-big-experiences-built-in-for-the-winning-bidder/feed/ 0 The Complete List: 50 Watches Being Auctioned In The ‘Only Watch’ 2019 Event https://www.atimelyperspective.com/the-complete-list-50-watches-being-auctioned-in-the-only-watch-2019-event/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/the-complete-list-50-watches-being-auctioned-in-the-only-watch-2019-event/#respond Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:46:48 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31312 Every two years in the watch industry, something truly special happens: 50 top watch brands create a single timepiece to donate to the Only Watch Auction, with 99 percent of the proceeds going to benefit research on Duchenne muscular dystrophy. (Thus far more than 40 million Swiss Francs has been raised in the first seven…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/the-complete-list-50-watches-being-auctioned-in-the-only-watch-2019-event/feed/ 0 Top 5 Military-Inspired Watches: After All, We Fought For Our Independence https://www.atimelyperspective.com/top-5-military-inspired-watches-2019-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/top-5-military-inspired-watches-2019-prices/#respond Thu, 04 Jul 2019 12:00:23 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31284 While most other watch writers in America are busy focusing on red, white and blue watches to help us celebrate American’s Independence this July 4th, I just couldn’t bring myself to do that. While Ulysse Nardin makes an incredible skeletonize watch painted with the American flag, and several other brands have something American-themed to flaunt,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/top-5-military-inspired-watches-2019-prices/feed/ 0 How Astronomy Influences Horology And Timekeeping https://www.atimelyperspective.com/astronomy-and-timekeeping/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/astronomy-and-timekeeping/#respond Wed, 03 Jul 2019 13:34:27 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31260   Every year at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) exhibition in Geneva, the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry creates a special exhibition around time and watches. Here, we take a look at one of our favorites: Horology, A child of Astronomy. In the world of horology, astronomy, the sky, and the stars have…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/astronomy-and-timekeeping/feed/ 0 Why More Watch Brands Are Opting For Summits Instead Of Watch Shows https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-more-watch-brands-are-opting-for-summits-instead-of-watch-shows/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-more-watch-brands-are-opting-for-summits-instead-of-watch-shows/#respond Mon, 01 Jul 2019 10:24:09 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31275 Recently, LVMH announced that it will hold its first Group watch exhibition in Dubai in January of 2020. The company was fast to add that it was not leaving Baselworld, but rather offering a more timely showcasing of its products.  In my recent article on my PerfectTiming column on Forbes.com, I discussed why it is…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-more-watch-brands-are-opting-for-summits-instead-of-watch-shows/feed/ 0 Four Tips For Taking Care Of Your Mechanical Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/four-tips-for-taking-care-of-your-mechanical-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/four-tips-for-taking-care-of-your-mechanical-watch/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2019 12:52:29 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31256  Purchasing a luxury watch can be an exciting time — whether it’s your first watch or your fifth watch. Once home, however, you will need to properly take care of your watch to give it a longer and healthier lifespan. While all watches need regular professional servicing, following these few tips can help you get the most…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/four-tips-for-taking-care-of-your-mechanical-watch/feed/ 0 Understanding What Different Types of ‘Meters’ Mean In Watchmaking https://www.atimelyperspective.com/understanding-what-different-types-of-watch-meters-mean-in-watchmaking/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/understanding-what-different-types-of-watch-meters-mean-in-watchmaking/#respond Thu, 27 Jun 2019 09:14:14 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31238 In the world of watchmaking, the word  “Meters” seems to be somewhat overused — causing a little bit of confusion about what  a chronometer, a telemeter, pulsometer and other types of meter watches really are.    Here, we break it down to elementary descriptions for any novice. Meter: As a free-standing word, meters refers to a…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/understanding-what-different-types-of-watch-meters-mean-in-watchmaking/feed/ 0 HYT Unveils $75,000 Soonow Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hyt-unveils-75000-soonow-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hyt-unveils-75000-soonow-watches/#respond Wed, 26 Jun 2019 14:36:55 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31248 For those who love HYT — the watch brand with fluid to indicate time — you will either love or hate the all-new Soonow collection. Playing off of the skull concept (not new to HYT), the news series features a uniquely bold design that showcases a three-dimensional look beneath the dial. Essentially, each titanium is…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hyt-unveils-75000-soonow-watches/feed/ 0 Introducing The New $165,000 MB&F HM7 Aquapod Platinum Red https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-new-165000-mbf-hm7-aquapod-platinum-red-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-new-165000-mbf-hm7-aquapod-platinum-red-price/#respond Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:00:54 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31225 It was in 2017 that MB&F unveiled its first HM 7 Aquapod (jellyfish) watch in Titanium Blue that wowed the world . Later variations included Red Gold and Titanium Green variants. Now, the brand unveils this limited edition (25 pieces) horological machine: HM7 Aquapod Platinum Red and it is boldly beautiful.  Blue and green certainly make…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-new-165000-mbf-hm7-aquapod-platinum-red-price/feed/ 0 In Stores Now: Hermès Galop d’Hermès Watch Collection https://www.atimelyperspective.com/in-stores-now-hermes-galop-dhermes-watch-collection-ini-archibong-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/in-stores-now-hermes-galop-dhermes-watch-collection-ini-archibong-prices/#respond Mon, 24 Jun 2019 11:59:24 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31195 (This article by Roberta Naas first appeared in her Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com.) Hermès has long been known for its artistic style and its equestrian roots. The brand began as a maker of saddles and equestrian leathers before expanding into other luxury leather goods and accessories. As such, the unveiling of its Galop d’Hermès…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/in-stores-now-hermes-galop-dhermes-watch-collection-ini-archibong-prices/feed/ 0 Breitling Unveils Premier Norton Edition Watch In Cooperation With Norton Motorcycles https://www.atimelyperspective.com/breitling-unveils-premier-norton-edition-watch-in-cooperation-with-norton-motorcycles/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/breitling-unveils-premier-norton-edition-watch-in-cooperation-with-norton-motorcycles/#respond Fri, 21 Jun 2019 10:50:04 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31213 Earlier this week in New York, Breitling celebrated the arrival of the all-new Breitling Premier Norton Edition watch at an exclusive event in New York. Also present were Breitling’s “Cinema Squad” member Adam Driver, Norton Motorcycles CEO Stuart Garner, and Breitling USA President Thierry Prissert.They even brought in — for the first time in the U.S.A.…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/breitling-unveils-premier-norton-edition-watch-in-cooperation-with-norton-motorcycles/feed/ 0 Zenith Unveils El Primero Revival A384 Watch To Celebrate First Automatic Chronograph https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-el-primero-revival-a384-watch-to-celebrate-first-automatic-chronograph/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-el-primero-revival-a384-watch-to-celebrate-first-automatic-chronograph/#respond Thu, 20 Jun 2019 09:55:00 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31189 (This article by Roberta Naas first appeared in her Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com.) Just about a week ago in New York City, Zenith Watch Company celebrated the 50th anniversary of the famed El Primero chronograph caliber, and globally launched the El Primero Revival A384 watch. The new timepiece is an homage to the first El…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-el-primero-revival-a384-watch-to-celebrate-first-automatic-chronograph/feed/ 0 How To Celebrate National Watch Day https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-to-celebrate-national-watch-day/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-to-celebrate-national-watch-day/#respond Wed, 19 Jun 2019 16:14:44 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31206 OK folks, get your wallets out. Today — June 19 —  is National Watch Day. That’s right … National Watch Day. I believe its origin lies with Nordstrom, which — about four years ago — coined the term. While the original concept was to celebrate the history and design of watchmaking, it was truly most…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-to-celebrate-national-watch-day/feed/ 0 Timex Unveils Teslar Swiss Made “Feel Good” Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/timex-unveils-teslar-swiss-made-feel-good-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/timex-unveils-teslar-swiss-made-feel-good-watches/#respond Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:46:01 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31183 This article by Roberta Naas first appeared in her Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com. In today’s world where magnetic fields surround us in our every day life — from cell phones and covers, to microwaves and even the upcoming 5G — the World Health Organization estimates that approximately 30% of the population (in first-world countries)…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/timex-unveils-teslar-swiss-made-feel-good-watches/feed/ 0 Jaeger-LeCoultre Celebrates Nature With New Women’s Rendez-Vous Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/jaeger-lecoultre-celebrates-nature-with-new-womens-rendez-vous-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/jaeger-lecoultre-celebrates-nature-with-new-womens-rendez-vous-watches/#respond Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:06:53 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31170 Move over men, this one is for the women. Jaeger-LeCoultre unveils three exquisite new Rendez-Vous Sonatina watches that celebrate nature in all its beauty. Just eight pieces of each of the three versions will be made because of the intense craftsmanship that goes into each piece.  Each watch is an expression of floral beauty, with…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/jaeger-lecoultre-celebrates-nature-with-new-womens-rendez-vous-watches/feed/ 0 IWC Supports Cousteau Divers In New Ocean Temperatures Study https://www.atimelyperspective.com/iwc-supports-cousteau-divers-in-new-ocean-temperatures-study/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/iwc-supports-cousteau-divers-in-new-ocean-temperatures-study/#respond Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:51:35 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31150 This past Saturday, just in time for World Oceans Day, IWC Schaffhausen announced its support of a new environmental project to study the effects fo climate change via measuring the ocean’s temperatures. The study is  spearheaded by IWC’s diving partner, Cousteau Divers. The plans is to measure the ocean temps using precision sensors and then…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/iwc-supports-cousteau-divers-in-new-ocean-temperatures-study/feed/ 0 Porsche Design Unveils 911 Chronograph Timeless Machine Limited Edition Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/porsche-design-unveils-911-chronograph-timeless-machine-limited-edition-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/porsche-design-unveils-911-chronograph-timeless-machine-limited-edition-watch/#respond Tue, 11 Jun 2019 09:41:31 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31135 Some things just go together: pants with pockets, peanut butter and jelly, salt and pepper, fish and chips, needle and thread, a hug and a kiss, Captain America and Iron Man … you get the idea. For horology the universal pairing is the chronograph watch and racing. In accordance with that union, and in celebration…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/porsche-design-unveils-911-chronograph-timeless-machine-limited-edition-watch/feed/ 0 Madison Avenue Watch Week This Week In New York https://www.atimelyperspective.com/madison-avenue-watch-week-this-week-in-new-york/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/madison-avenue-watch-week-this-week-in-new-york/#respond Mon, 10 Jun 2019 11:33:11 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31144   Check out a dozen of your favorite watch brands this week during the 9th Annual Madison Avenue Watch Week.  From today until June 15 (Saturday), one can view some of the finest timepieces in the world at a dozen different brand boutiques along New York’s famed Madison Avenue. Open to the public, this year’s…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/madison-avenue-watch-week-this-week-in-new-york/feed/ 0 On World Oceans Day, Meet The Oris Divers Sixty-Five Chronograph https://www.atimelyperspective.com/on-world-oceans-day-meet-the-oris-divers-sixty-five-chronograph/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/on-world-oceans-day-meet-the-oris-divers-sixty-five-chronograph/#respond Fri, 07 Jun 2019 09:56:16 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31102 For those who have followed our site for some time, you know that we are big fans of Oris. The brand is consistently able to deliver pieces that are affordable, attractive and offer a compelling narrative drawn from the history of the manufacturer or from the environment we live in. The newest Oris Divers Sixty-Five…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/on-world-oceans-day-meet-the-oris-divers-sixty-five-chronograph/feed/ 0 Graham Unveils Chronofighter D-Day and Overlord Watches To Honor 75th Anniversary Of D-Day https://www.atimelyperspective.com/graham-unveils-chronofighter-d-day-and-overlord-watches-to-honor-75th-anniversary-of-d-day/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/graham-unveils-chronofighter-d-day-and-overlord-watches-to-honor-75th-anniversary-of-d-day/#respond Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:22:54 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31105 Today marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Known as Operation Overlord, D-Day witnessed the storming of Allied troops on the banks of Normandy at 6:30 in the morning, and was a key turning point for the allied forces in World War II around. Now, to honor that day and the fallen heroes who gave their…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/graham-unveils-chronofighter-d-day-and-overlord-watches-to-honor-75th-anniversary-of-d-day/feed/ 0 Carl F. Bucherer Has Starring Role in John Wick: Chapter 3 with Keanu Reeves https://www.atimelyperspective.com/carl-f-bucherer-has-starring-role-in-john-wick-chapter-3-with-keanu-reeves/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/carl-f-bucherer-has-starring-role-in-john-wick-chapter-3-with-keanu-reeves/#respond Wed, 05 Jun 2019 12:03:41 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31021 Making its debut last month, and still circulating in theaters, John Wick: Chapter 3 — starring Halle Berry and Keanu Reeves — also stars Carl F. Bucherer timepieces. The brand had been featured in the first two episodes and in the newest film, its watches grace the wrists of both Berry andReeves.   Reeves wears…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/carl-f-bucherer-has-starring-role-in-john-wick-chapter-3-with-keanu-reeves/feed/ 0 Tockr Unveils Bronze D-Day C-47 Watch, Honors Veteran By Naming Series After Him https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tockr-unveils-bronze-d-day-c-47-watch-honors-veteran-by-naming-series-after-him/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tockr-unveils-bronze-d-day-c-47-watch-honors-veteran-by-naming-series-after-him/#respond Tue, 04 Jun 2019 11:11:58 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=31011 With Memorial Day behind us — a special day that we honor those who fought for our country and lost their lives doing so  — the 75th  D-Day is around the corner. On June 6 we pay homage to the day where our troops stormed Normandy – a  big turning point for the allies in…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tockr-unveils-bronze-d-day-c-47-watch-honors-veteran-by-naming-series-after-him/feed/ 0 TAG Heuer Turns to Actress Cara Delevingne To Launch New Carrera Lady Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tag-heuer-turns-to-actress-cara-delevingne-to-help-launch-new-carrera-lady-watches-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tag-heuer-turns-to-actress-cara-delevingne-to-help-launch-new-carrera-lady-watches-prices/#respond Mon, 03 Jun 2019 11:53:19 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30737 Move over men, this one is for the women. TAG Heuer pulls out all the stops when it comes to the Carrera Lady collection– unveiling a host of new models, including colorful pieces — and turning to brand ambassador Cara Delevingne for the release. The newly designed 36mm collection boasts bold hues such as plum…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tag-heuer-turns-to-actress-cara-delevingne-to-help-launch-new-carrera-lady-watches-prices/feed/ 0 Why The Corum Admiral’s Cup Watch Is So Legendary https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-the-corum-admirals-cup-watch-is-so-legendary/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-the-corum-admirals-cup-watch-is-so-legendary/#respond Fri, 31 May 2019 11:18:15 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30767 It’s immediately identifiable from across a crowded room. The Corum Admirals Cup Collection of watches — which today totals more than 70 models — has become an icon in the watchmaking and watch collecting world. What started in 1960 as a yacht-inspired timepiece quickly won hearts around the world. The original watch struck a chord…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-the-corum-admirals-cup-watch-is-so-legendary/feed/ 0 MTM/Special Ops Watch Company Reveals Its Top-Secret Bracelet Construction For 3-Ger Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mtm-special-ops-watch-company-reveals-its-top-secret-bracelet-construction-for-3-ger-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mtm-special-ops-watch-company-reveals-its-top-secret-bracelet-construction-for-3-ger-watch/#respond Thu, 30 May 2019 09:02:21 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30725 Los Angeles-based MTM/Special Ops Watch Company — creator of tactical watches for the military and law enforcement — reveals the secret behind the construction of its revolutionary watch bracelet that equips the brand’s Sherman 3-Ger tactical watch. The patented bracelet was inspired by the thick treads of the nearly indestructible Sherman Tanks of World War…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mtm-special-ops-watch-company-reveals-its-top-secret-bracelet-construction-for-3-ger-watch/feed/ 0 Richard Mille Brand Ambassador Simon Pagenaud Wins Indy 500 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/richard-mille-brand-ambassador-simon-pagenaud-wins-indy-500/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/richard-mille-brand-ambassador-simon-pagenaud-wins-indy-500/#respond Wed, 29 May 2019 09:02:49 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30998 This past weekend, the 103rd Indy 500 was the hot topic. Several watch brands sponsor races, or have race car drivers on their roster of brand ambassadors. Such is the case with Richard Mille, who came out on top when French driver Simon Pagenaud — also a Richard Mille brand ambassador — won the Indianapolis 500.…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/richard-mille-brand-ambassador-simon-pagenaud-wins-indy-500/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Tutima Saxon One Chronograph In Bold Racing Red https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-tutima-saxon-one-chronograph-in-bold-racing-red/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-tutima-saxon-one-chronograph-in-bold-racing-red/#respond Thu, 23 May 2019 10:26:35 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30708 Just in time for Memorial Day, we bring you a look at a beautiful watch that will put you in the “Red” mood of red/white and blue. German brand Tutima is among our favorite brands here at ATimelyPerspective for a host of reasons, not the least of which is the fact that the brand always seems…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-tutima-saxon-one-chronograph-in-bold-racing-red/feed/ 0 Go Behind The Scenes: Martin-Baker Ejection Seats And Bremont https://www.atimelyperspective.com/go-behind-the-scenes-martin-baker-ejection-seats-and-bremont/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/go-behind-the-scenes-martin-baker-ejection-seats-and-bremont/#respond Wed, 22 May 2019 13:08:09 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30688  It’s a powerful team: British watch brand Bremont and British aviation company, Martin-Baker, responsible for supplying the majority of the western world’s Air forces with fighter ejection seats. The two companies teamed up 10 years ago at the request of Andrew Martin, Vice President of Business development for Martin-Baker and the great-grandson of the founder…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/go-behind-the-scenes-martin-baker-ejection-seats-and-bremont/feed/ 0 Behind The Scenes Of The Swatch Group ‘Time To Move’ Summit Unveiling Newest Luxury Brand Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/behind-the-scenes-of-the-swatch-group-time-to-move-event-unveiling-newest-luxury-brand-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/behind-the-scenes-of-the-swatch-group-time-to-move-event-unveiling-newest-luxury-brand-watches/#respond Tue, 21 May 2019 09:16:10 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30751 Last week in Switzerland, the Swatch Group hosted its first-ever “Time to Move” event that heralded the brand’s departure from Baselworld (time to move) and its dedication to its own worldwide summit for the press.  The event brought together the finest watch editors, journalists and bloggers from around the world for three days of total…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/behind-the-scenes-of-the-swatch-group-time-to-move-event-unveiling-newest-luxury-brand-watches/feed/ 0 Hamilton Ventura Stars in Men In Black International https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-ventura-stars-in-men-in-black-international/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-ventura-stars-in-men-in-black-international/#respond Mon, 20 May 2019 11:41:55 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30681 If you’re a movie lover, then you have most likely witnessed Hamilton Watch Company’s starring role on the wrists of many a celebrity on the big screen. The brand has been intimately involved in movies for decades, and its biggest break  came in the 1950’s and ‘60’s with roles in Frogmenand Elvis Presley’s Blue Hawaii (Presley wore the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-ventura-stars-in-men-in-black-international/feed/ 0 Orbita Unveils New Watch Winders Perfect For Keeping Your Watch Safely Wound https://www.atimelyperspective.com/orbita-unveils-new-watch-winders-perfect-for-keeping-your-watch-safely-wound/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/orbita-unveils-new-watch-winders-perfect-for-keeping-your-watch-safely-wound/#respond Fri, 17 May 2019 12:19:49 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30592 If you own an automatic watch, that is complex and you hate having to reset it when the power runs out, it’s time to invest in a watch winder, and Orbita — based in North Carolina — has the answer. This company has been making its own watch winders in America since its founding more…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/orbita-unveils-new-watch-winders-perfect-for-keeping-your-watch-safely-wound/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Revolutionary Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Tradition Minute Repeater Perpetual https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-revolutionary-jaeger-lecoultre-master-grande-tradition-minute-repeater-perpetual/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-revolutionary-jaeger-lecoultre-master-grande-tradition-minute-repeater-perpetual/#respond Thu, 16 May 2019 08:00:46 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30661 Just last month, I had the opportunity to go hands on with the newest Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Tradition Minute Repeater Perpetual calendar watch that the brand unveiled to the world today.  Not only did I get to see and touch the watch, but also I was the first person (outside of the watchmakers) to put…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-revolutionary-jaeger-lecoultre-master-grande-tradition-minute-repeater-perpetual/feed/ 0 Christophe Claret Introduces $238,000 Angelico Tourbillon Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/christophe-claret-introduces-238000-angelico-tourbillon-watch-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/christophe-claret-introduces-238000-angelico-tourbillon-watch-price/#respond Tue, 14 May 2019 11:53:13 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30547 This year marks the 10th anniversary of independent eponymous brand, Christophe Claret (and the 30th anniversary of the Manufacture). A master at repeaters and chiming watches, and of very particular complications, Claret knew he wanted to create something special for this occasion. The Angelico Tourbillon watch with long detent escapement and cable-fusee transmission system is…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/christophe-claret-introduces-238000-angelico-tourbillon-watch-price/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Bulgari Octo Finissimo Chronograph Record-Setting Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-bulgari-octo-finissimo-chronograph-record-setting-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-bulgari-octo-finissimo-chronograph-record-setting-watch/#respond Mon, 13 May 2019 11:59:19 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30545 Setting another world record this year, Bulgari unveiled the world’s thinnest automatic chronograph during the recent  Baselworld 2019 exhibit. Recent I had a chance to go hands-on with this watch, and I must say it is impressively thin. Bulgari Sets New World Record with Octo Finissimo Chronograph at Baselworld 2019 BULGARI The new Octo Finissimo…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-bulgari-octo-finissimo-chronograph-record-setting-watch/feed/ 0 Six Sensational Watches For Mother’s Day That Won’t Break The Bank https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-sensational-watches-for-mothers-day-that-wont-break-the-bank/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-sensational-watches-for-mothers-day-that-wont-break-the-bank/#respond Fri, 10 May 2019 13:59:26 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30632 Mother’s Day is all important… and nothing says “Thanks Mom” or wife for all the things you do like giving the gift of time. That watch doesn’t have to break the bank, either. But it does tell mom that you have taken the time to go out and seek something just right for her —…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-sensational-watches-for-mothers-day-that-wont-break-the-bank/feed/ 0 Meet The Newest A. Lange & Sohne 25th Anniversary Watch: Lange 1 Tourbillon Perpetual Calendar https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-the-newest-a-lange-sohne-25th-anniversary-watch-lange-1-tourbillon-perpetual-calendar/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-the-newest-a-lange-sohne-25th-anniversary-watch-lange-1-tourbillon-perpetual-calendar/#respond Thu, 09 May 2019 12:07:14 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30542 Earlier this year at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) show in Geneva, German watch brand A. Lange & Sohne unveiled its first watch in a series of watches this year that is dubbed the 25th Anniversary watches. The newest watch in the series (unveiled today as the third anniversary piece)  is the Lange…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-the-newest-a-lange-sohne-25th-anniversary-watch-lange-1-tourbillon-perpetual-calendar/feed/ 0 Tissot Unveils Heritage 1973 Watch That Recalls A Racing Legacy https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tissot-unveils-heritage-1973-watch-that-recalls-a-racing-legacy/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tissot-unveils-heritage-1973-watch-that-recalls-a-racing-legacy/#respond Wed, 08 May 2019 14:49:03 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30539 Looking  back in its history, Tissot found an inspiring story that it now brings to light in the Heritage 1973 watch. A modern take on a piece created in partnership with Loris Kessel,  Formula 1 driver in the 1970s, the new watch is the result of a collaboration with Loris’s son, Ronnie Kessel. The son now…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tissot-unveils-heritage-1973-watch-that-recalls-a-racing-legacy/feed/ 0 Lisa Jones Named President Of Patek Philippe USA, Henri Stern Watch Agency https://www.atimelyperspective.com/lisa-jones-named-president-of-patek-philippe-usa-henri-stern-watch-agency/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/lisa-jones-named-president-of-patek-philippe-usa-henri-stern-watch-agency/#respond Tue, 07 May 2019 21:39:46 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30624 It’s a good news and bad news story at Patek Philippe USA, operated under the auspices of The Henri Stern Watch Agency Inc (HSWA). HSWA has been the exclusive American importer and distributor for the brand since 1946. We’ll get the bad news out of the way:  30-year veteran of HSWA and President for the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/lisa-jones-named-president-of-patek-philippe-usa-henri-stern-watch-agency/feed/ 0 Hublot Unveils Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Berluti Scritto Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-unveils-hublot-classic-fusion-chronograph-berluti-scritto-watches-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-unveils-hublot-classic-fusion-chronograph-berluti-scritto-watches-prices/#respond Tue, 07 May 2019 12:13:43 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30533 Three years into a collaboration with luxury French shoe maker, Berluti,  Hublot unveils its newest watches created as a result of that partnership. In fact, the new Hublot Classic Fusion Chronograph Berluti watches are the fourth series to be made, and represent a great evolution. In addition to featuring sumptuous leather straps and leather dials,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-unveils-hublot-classic-fusion-chronograph-berluti-scritto-watches-prices/feed/ 0 Introducing The Laurent Ferrier Tourbillon Grand Sport https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-laurent-ferrier-tourbillon-grand-sport/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-laurent-ferrier-tourbillon-grand-sport/#respond Mon, 06 May 2019 10:25:48 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30576 In a somewhat unexpected move, Laurent Ferrier introduces an alll-new  sporty chic Tourbillon Grand Sport watch to celebrate 40 years since the brand’s founders raced together at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and 10 years since the conception of its very first tourbillon. Those who know Laurent Ferrier as a watchmaker today, may not realize…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-laurent-ferrier-tourbillon-grand-sport/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Romain Gauthier White Gold Insight Micro-Rotor https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-romain-gauthier-white-gold-insight-micro-rotor/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-romain-gauthier-white-gold-insight-micro-rotor/#respond Fri, 03 May 2019 08:56:03 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30611 Romain Gauthier is an independent watch brand that we respect immensely. Every single timepiece Romain Gauthier produces is done with strict attention to detail and with the finest master craftsmanship. Such is the case with the newest 18-karat white gold Insight Micro-Rotor watch now out in extremely limited editions with stunning enamel dials and specially…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-romain-gauthier-white-gold-insight-micro-rotor/feed/ 0 Close Up With The New Carl F. Bucherer Patravi ScubaTec Black Manta Ray Special Edition https://www.atimelyperspective.com/close-up-with-the-new-carl-f-bucherer-patravi-scubatec-black-manta-special-edition/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/close-up-with-the-new-carl-f-bucherer-patravi-scubatec-black-manta-special-edition/#respond Thu, 02 May 2019 14:24:22 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30393 Carl F. Bucherer is an independent watch line that we have covered quite extensively here on A Timely Perspective over the years. One of the main reasons we continue to follow and promote the brand revolves largely around the good the manufacturer has done with sustainability of oceanic life and their focus on the black…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/close-up-with-the-new-carl-f-bucherer-patravi-scubatec-black-manta-special-edition/feed/ 0 Rizzoli Unveils Sea Time: Watches Inspired By Sailing, Yachting And Diving https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rizzoli-unveils-sea-time-book-on-watches-and-water/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rizzoli-unveils-sea-time-book-on-watches-and-water/#respond Wed, 01 May 2019 12:28:11 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30536 Part of a trilogy series of books about watches conceived of by Aaron Sigmond, the newest  SEA TIME  book —  will launch on  May 16 in New York, with the  book going on sale May 28 — although advance sale orders are already being taken on both Amazon and  barnesandnoble.com. SEA TIME is about watches inspired by…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/rizzoli-unveils-sea-time-book-on-watches-and-water/feed/ 0 Introducing, And Hands-On With, The MB&F Legacy Machine Split Escapement Titanium Green https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-and-hands-on-with-the-mbf-legacy-machine-split-escapement-titanium-green-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-and-hands-on-with-the-mbf-legacy-machine-split-escapement-titanium-green-price/#respond Tue, 30 Apr 2019 12:02:19 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30528 Green is the new blue this year, with so many brands unveiling exceptional green-dial watches. Now, MB&F joins the green move with its newest Legacy Machine Split Escapement (LE SE) Titanium Green watch with stunning green dial. The first Legacy Machine Split Escapement LE SE was introduced in October of 2017 in four versions, including…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-and-hands-on-with-the-mbf-legacy-machine-split-escapement-titanium-green-price/feed/ 0 Ulysse Nardin Renews Partnership With Monaco Yacht Show, Diver Blue Shark Seals The Deal https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-renews-partnership-with-monaco-yacht-show-diver-blue-shark-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-renews-partnership-with-monaco-yacht-show-diver-blue-shark-price/#respond Mon, 29 Apr 2019 12:00:44 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30519 For the 11th consecutive year, Ulysse Nardin joins forces with the Monaco Yacht Show, which takes places September 25-28 in Monaco.  This is one of the most significant and important yacht shows in the world, with military fly-overs and hundreds of the finest yachts in the world coming into port. To mark its continued partnership,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-renews-partnership-with-monaco-yacht-show-diver-blue-shark-price/feed/ 0 Tribeca Film Festival Kicks Off With Bulgari As Official Jeweler https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tribeca-film-festival-kicks-off-with-bulgari-as-official-jeweler/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tribeca-film-festival-kicks-off-with-bulgari-as-official-jeweler/#respond Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:10:33 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30499 Earlier this week, and running until May 6, the 18th annual Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) kicked off in New York City. Celebrating creative emerging talent, as well as established artists in filmmaking, TFF is an important cog in the film festival world. This is exactly why Bulgari takes on the role of  Official Jeweler of TFF…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tribeca-film-festival-kicks-off-with-bulgari-as-official-jeweler/feed/ 0 Introducing The Mysterious Corum Admiral Legend 42 Full Black https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-mysterious-corum-admiral-legend-42-full-black-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-mysterious-corum-admiral-legend-42-full-black-price/#respond Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:53:30 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30451 In a bold and unprecedented move, Corum unveils a stealth black addition to its coveted Admiral 42 Legend collection. Never before has the brand released this timepiece in an all-black version. The brand has used black titanium (for its Golden Bridge) and blacked ruthenium (on a Coin watch), but doing an all black-on-black is a departure…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-mysterious-corum-admiral-legend-42-full-black-price/feed/ 0 Find Out Which Watches And Jewelry Celebs Wore To The World Premier Of Avengers: Endgame https://www.atimelyperspective.com/find-out-which-watches-and-jewelry-celebs-wore-to-the-world-premier-of-avengers-endgame/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/find-out-which-watches-and-jewelry-celebs-wore-to-the-world-premier-of-avengers-endgame/#respond Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:16:53 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30489 Last night in Hollywood, the world premier of the Avengers: Endgame took place at TCL Chinese Theater, with many stars decked out in watches and jewelry. Among them:  Robert Downey Jr. wore the Greubel Forsey Double Tourbillon Technique in Black Titanium.   Jaeger-LeCoultre brand ambassador Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays  Doctor Strange in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/find-out-which-watches-and-jewelry-celebs-wore-to-the-world-premier-of-avengers-endgame/feed/ 0 Armin Strom Unveils Limited Edition Of Five Skeleton Carbon Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-limited-edition-of-five-skeleton-carbon-watches-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-limited-edition-of-five-skeleton-carbon-watches-price/#respond Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:02:32 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30402   Swiss watch brand, Armin Strom, along with its Cyprus-based partner, Cases & Dials, unveils a special edition of five skeleton watches in a carbon case. Each of the Skeleton Pure Carbon watches houses the same movement, but each is accented with a different bold color, including orange, yellow, green, red and blue, for the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-limited-edition-of-five-skeleton-carbon-watches-price/feed/ 0 Earth Day: Alpina And The National Park Foundation Want People To Go Outside https://www.atimelyperspective.com/earth-day-alpina-and-the-national-park-foundation-want-people-to-go-outside/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/earth-day-alpina-and-the-national-park-foundation-want-people-to-go-outside/#respond Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:58:31 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30461 Today’s watch brands understand the necessity for getting involved in trying to save our planet. Many brands are working in partnership with  eco-friendly organizations that are trying to save our water, our oceans, our forests and wildlife.  One brand that took a step in a slightly different direction — focusing on a USA partnership —…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/earth-day-alpina-and-the-national-park-foundation-want-people-to-go-outside/feed/ 0 Earth Day: H. Moser & Cie. Honors Our Planet With The Nature Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/earth-day-h-moser-cie-honors-our-planet-with-the-nature-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/earth-day-h-moser-cie-honors-our-planet-with-the-nature-watch/#respond Mon, 22 Apr 2019 13:23:21 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30474 Typical of H. Moser & Cie, the independent Swiss brand regularly creates some statement-making timepiece that demonstrates its ability to think outside the box. In the past, we have witnessed the Swiss Alps watch that was a statement about Smart watches, the Swiss  Mad Watch with a case made of Swiss cheese watch that makes…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/earth-day-h-moser-cie-honors-our-planet-with-the-nature-watch/feed/ 0 MTM Watch Supports Law Enforcement, Joins LET, C.O.P.S To Unveil Watch That Benefits Officers, Families https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mtm-watch-supports-law-enforcement-joins-let-c-o-p-s-to-unveil-watch-that-benefits-officers-families/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mtm-watch-supports-law-enforcement-joins-let-c-o-p-s-to-unveil-watch-that-benefits-officers-families/#respond Fri, 19 Apr 2019 10:14:41 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30369 Those who know me, know that my young 24-year-old son quit college several years ago to become a police officer. He moved to Georgia, where officers do not need a four-year college degree. He spent months at the Academy and became an exemplary police officer. Then, just about six months ago, he and his best…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mtm-watch-supports-law-enforcement-joins-let-c-o-p-s-to-unveil-watch-that-benefits-officers-families/feed/ 0 Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille In Full Swing, RM 60-01 Regatta Watch Sails On https://www.atimelyperspective.com/les-voiles-de-st-barth-richard-mille-in-full-swing-rm-60-01-regatta-watch-sails-on/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/les-voiles-de-st-barth-richard-mille-in-full-swing-rm-60-01-regatta-watch-sails-on/#respond Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:36:04 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30432 Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille is taking place from the 16 to the 20th – ending this Saturday. Already in full swing, the sailing event is an annual thing for independent watch brand Richard Mille. St Barth is a beautiful Caribbean island in the French Antilles known for its regattas, and Richard Mille…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/les-voiles-de-st-barth-richard-mille-in-full-swing-rm-60-01-regatta-watch-sails-on/feed/ 0 MIDO Takes The Ultimate Plunge: Partners With Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2019 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mido-takes-the-ultimate-plunge-partners-with-red-bull-cliff-diving-world-series-2019/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mido-takes-the-ultimate-plunge-partners-with-red-bull-cliff-diving-world-series-2019/#respond Wed, 17 Apr 2019 10:36:07 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30398 Easily viewed as the most prestigious — and spectacular — cliff diving competition in the world, the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2019 began this past week and features Swiss watch brand Mido as the Official Performance Partner.  In both worlds, the need for a balance between precision and aesthetics is key.   Athletes Jonathan…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mido-takes-the-ultimate-plunge-partners-with-red-bull-cliff-diving-world-series-2019/feed/ 0 Montblanc Brings New Meaning To Communing With Nature In New Watch Campaign https://www.atimelyperspective.com/montblanc-brings-new-meaning-to-communing-with-nature-in-new-watch-campaign-1858-geosphere-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/montblanc-brings-new-meaning-to-communing-with-nature-in-new-watch-campaign-1858-geosphere-prices/#respond Tue, 16 Apr 2019 11:48:15 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30378 It was in November of 2017 the Montblanc brought a select group of journalists to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, to discover the brand’s newest directions in timepieces. One of the big messages: a return to nature. The brand was unveiling watches at the SIHH 2018 that would highlight mountain climbing, hiking and more. This year, with…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/montblanc-brings-new-meaning-to-communing-with-nature-in-new-watch-campaign-1858-geosphere-prices/feed/ 0 Breitling Leaves Baselworld, Tudor Announces Plans To Build New Space, Baselworld Management Speaks Out https://www.atimelyperspective.com/breitling-leaves-baselworld-tudor-announces-plans-to-build-new-space-baselworld-management-speaks-out/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/breitling-leaves-baselworld-tudor-announces-plans-to-build-new-space-baselworld-management-speaks-out/#respond Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:23:10 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30388 In a really not-unexpected move, Breitling announced that it will not be returning to Baselworld in 2020. Just a couple of weeks ago, we posted our Baselworld 2019 wrap-up article. There we mentioned that Georges Kern, CEO of Breitling, indicated that unless he and the show could work out a way for the brand to…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/breitling-leaves-baselworld-tudor-announces-plans-to-build-new-space-baselworld-management-speaks-out/feed/ 0 10 Watches That Played Starring Roles in Iconic Movies Over The Decades https://www.atimelyperspective.com/10-watches-that-played-starring-roles-in-iconic-movies-over-the-decades/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/10-watches-that-played-starring-roles-in-iconic-movies-over-the-decades/#respond Fri, 12 Apr 2019 14:32:33 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30008 With summer movie flicks on their way to us, I wanted to review some of the great, iconic movies of all time and the watches that we saw in those films. It is a topic I wrote extensively about in other posts, so it is worth taking a look at once again now. Especially since…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/10-watches-that-played-starring-roles-in-iconic-movies-over-the-decades/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpetuel https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-jaeger-lecoultre-master-grande-gyrotourbillon-westminster-perpetuel-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-jaeger-lecoultre-master-grande-gyrotourbillon-westminster-perpetuel-price/#respond Thu, 11 Apr 2019 13:30:30 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30327 Back in January when the SIHH took place, the Jaeger-LeCoutlre Master Grande Gyrotourbillon Westminster Perpetuel watch was top on everybody’s list of best watches from the show. Critics weren’t wrong. They  were, however, early. Showing off this watch at its launch is great, however the complex timepiece is only just starting to make its way to…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-jaeger-lecoultre-master-grande-gyrotourbillon-westminster-perpetuel-price/feed/ 0 Hands On: Carl F. Bucherer Heritage Bicompax Annual Calendar https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-carl-f-bucherer-heritage-bicompax-annual-calendar-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-carl-f-bucherer-heritage-bicompax-annual-calendar-prices/#respond Wed, 10 Apr 2019 13:43:33 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30343 Swiss independent watch brand Carl F. Bucherer has a lot going on in its product repertoire this year. It was just late last year that the brand unveiled its new Heritage collection — showcasing a masterful Tourbillon Double Peripheral watch with a masterful engraving of Lucerne (the brand’s home town) on the case back. Now,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-carl-f-bucherer-heritage-bicompax-annual-calendar-prices/feed/ 0 Hands On: Tutima Patria Admiral Blue https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-tutima-patria-admiral-blue/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-tutima-patria-admiral-blue/#respond Tue, 09 Apr 2019 11:02:12 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30355 I’ve been a fan of the German brand Tutima for years. In fact, even before the brand was able to set up its state-of-the-art Manufacture back in the Saxony region of Germany once the Berlin wall was down.  I actually find that I am a fan of most German watch brands because I like the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-tutima-patria-admiral-blue/feed/ 0 Baselworld 2019: A Closer Look At The Hautlence HL Sphere 01 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-a-closer-look-at-the-hautlence-hl-sphere-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-a-closer-look-at-the-hautlence-hl-sphere-price/#respond Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:07:22 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30250 Much of the value and pedigree of a watch manufacture is derived from how long the manufacture has been in existence. There has, however, over the last couple of decades, been a bucking of that trend as newer manufactures have entered the market place with fresh takes and technological accomplishments that rival those of any…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-a-closer-look-at-the-hautlence-hl-sphere-price/feed/ 0 Behind The Scenes At The Second Annual Movado Group Summit In Davos https://www.atimelyperspective.com/behind-the-scenes-at-the-second-annual-movado-group-summit-in-davos/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/behind-the-scenes-at-the-second-annual-movado-group-summit-in-davos/#respond Fri, 05 Apr 2019 08:35:03 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30283 Recently, at the second annual Movado Group Summit in Davos, Switzerland, a host of news, products, ventures and other exciting forays were not only unveiled, but also discussed in detail in a way that was lively, energetic and productive. While this was the second world Movado Group Summit to be held, it was the first…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/behind-the-scenes-at-the-second-annual-movado-group-summit-in-davos/feed/ 0 Storage Wars: The Best USB Keys Of Baselworld 2019, And The Fate Of Storage Units https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-the-best-usb-keys-of-baselworld-2019-and-the-fate-of-storage-units/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-the-best-usb-keys-of-baselworld-2019-and-the-fate-of-storage-units/#respond Wed, 03 Apr 2019 10:34:10 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30259 Well, it has been a tradition here at ATimelyPerspective that after every show, we take a break from all the product news, all the show reviews and all of the interviews to do something fun and different: showcase the way watch brands offer their vital information to journalists. Year after year, we write about the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-the-best-usb-keys-of-baselworld-2019-and-the-fate-of-storage-units/feed/ 0 I’m Back With The Truth: The Good, Bad And Ugly Of Baselworld 2019 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/im-back-with-the-truth-the-good-bad-and-ugly-of-baselworld-2019/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/im-back-with-the-truth-the-good-bad-and-ugly-of-baselworld-2019/#respond Mon, 01 Apr 2019 07:37:49 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30228 Last Wednesday I finally returned from my 10-day Swiss junket that included a three-day stop in Davos with Movado (that’s an upcoming story in itself) followed by six days in Baselworld.  Here, I bring you an insider’s view of what Baselworld really went through this year  — the good, the bad and the ugly. And, believe…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/im-back-with-the-truth-the-good-bad-and-ugly-of-baselworld-2019/feed/ 0 Baume Watches Partners With French Ski Brand ZAG For Limited Edition Sustainably Made Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baume-watches-partners-with-french-ski-brand-zag-for-limited-edition-watch-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baume-watches-partners-with-french-ski-brand-zag-for-limited-edition-watch-prices/#respond Fri, 29 Mar 2019 18:46:53 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30219   Recently, Baume Watches — the watch brand launched by the Richemont Group  last spring that is founded on the principles of sustainability –partnered with French ski brand Zag to create a limited-edition watch that retails for approximately  $1,350. It is the second limited-edition watch by the brand; the first was a series launched with skater…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baume-watches-partners-with-french-ski-brand-zag-for-limited-edition-watch-prices/feed/ 0 Armin Strom Dual Time Resonance Watch Wins Red Dot Award https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-dual-time-resonance-watch-wins-red-dot-award/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-dual-time-resonance-watch-wins-red-dot-award/#respond Thu, 28 Mar 2019 17:15:49 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30211 The prestigious Red Dot Design Award 2019 for excellence in product design has been bestowed on Armin Strom watch brand — for the third time. The brand’s Dual Time Resonance watch wind the  international design award in the “Watches” category. We wrote extensively about this watch when it was unveiled late last year, and then again…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-dual-time-resonance-watch-wins-red-dot-award/feed/ 0 WatchTime Los Angeles Event Launches In May, Don’t Miss It https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watchtime-los-angeles-event-launches-in-may-dont-miss-it/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watchtime-los-angeles-event-launches-in-may-dont-miss-it/#respond Wed, 27 Mar 2019 15:13:17 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30198 For the last four years, collectors and enthusiasts from around the world have flocked to WatchTime New York event in Manhattan. Now Los Angeles watch lovers have cause to rejoice, because this year, WatchTime Events are going bi-coastal with the launch of the first-ever WatchTime Los Angeles show. The Los Angeles edition of WatchTime Los…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watchtime-los-angeles-event-launches-in-may-dont-miss-it/feed/ 0 Baselworld 2019 Hands On: TAG Heuer Autavia Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-tag-heuer-updates-the-iconic-autavia-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-tag-heuer-updates-the-iconic-autavia-watch/#respond Tue, 26 Mar 2019 13:56:30 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30164 At Baselworld last week, TAG Heuer had a number of important introductions. One of them was among my favorites: the re-issue of one of its finest watches: Autavia Chronograph Chronometer.  I wrote about the watch for the Baselworld Daily Newspaper, but here we take a closer look at it and add some hands-on photos. It was…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-tag-heuer-updates-the-iconic-autavia-watch/feed/ 0 Baselworld 2019: Patek Philippe Unveils New White Gold Chronograph Ref. 5172G https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-patek-philippe-unveils-new-white-gold-chronograph-ref-5172g-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-patek-philippe-unveils-new-white-gold-chronograph-ref-5172g-price/#respond Mon, 25 Mar 2019 09:24:50 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30137 One of the first watches released by Patek Philippe at the show this year is the new white-gold-cased version of the Chronograph Ref. 5172G. This new version features a striking blue dial. It is an evolution of the first chronograph with a movement entirely developed and manufactured by Patek Philippe, Ref. 5170, that appeared in 2010.…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-patek-philippe-unveils-new-white-gold-chronograph-ref-5172g-price/feed/ 0 Baselworld 2019: Hublot And Tattoo Artist Maxime Buchi Unveil Big Bang Sang Bleu II https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-and-tattoo-artist-maxime-buchi-unveil-big-bang-sang-bleu-ii/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-and-tattoo-artist-maxime-buchi-unveil-big-bang-sang-bleu-ii/#respond Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:00:17 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30127 With Baselworld officially starting tomorrow, Hublot reveals the Big Bang Sang Bleu II  created in collaboration with famed tattoo artist Maxime Plescia-Büchi, founder of Sang Bleu. This marks the second venture between the two, but this version not only offers Buchi’s design on the dial , but also features the creative concept in angular glory…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-and-tattoo-artist-maxime-buchi-unveil-big-bang-sang-bleu-ii/feed/ 0 Zenith Unveils Defy Inventor With Monolithic Silicon Regulator And Made Of Aeronith https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-defy-inventor-with-monolithic-silicon-regulator-and-made-of-aeronith/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-defy-inventor-with-monolithic-silicon-regulator-and-made-of-aeronith/#respond Thu, 21 Mar 2019 08:34:16 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30187   Here at Baselworld 2019, Zenith turns things a bit upside down in the watch world  with the unveiling of its new Zenith Inventor watch. The watch houses the brand’s  patented “Zenith Oscillator” control system oscillator that replaces the traditional sprung balance and eliminates approximately 30 components to offer  single monolithic oscillating device made of…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-defy-inventor-with-monolithic-silicon-regulator-and-made-of-aeronith/feed/ 0 Baselworld 2019: Chopard Unveils New L.U.C Quattro https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-chopard-unveils-new-l-u-c-quattro/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-chopard-unveils-new-l-u-c-quattro/#respond Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:07:02 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30180 Recently, I had the great opportunity to go to Bordeaux, France, with Chopard for the Baselworld preview of some of the finest timepieces it is unveiling this year. While we also went wine tasting and truffle hunting, we had the chance to go hands on with the watches. One of my favorites is the sophisticated…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-chopard-unveils-new-l-u-c-quattro/feed/ 0 Baselworld 2019 Begins Tomorrow, Find Out What’s In Store And Why I’m Excited About It https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-begins-tomorrow-find-out-whats-in-store-and-why-im-excited-about-it/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-begins-tomorrow-find-out-whats-in-store-and-why-im-excited-about-it/#respond Tue, 19 Mar 2019 09:45:12 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30172 While Baselworld 2019 officially begins on Thursday, if you are a member of the press or an exhibitor, Wednesday is the new Thursday.  While I am heading to Davos for the Movado Group summit before Baselworld begins, I am looking forward to what it has to offer. It’s no secret that the show has been…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-2019-begins-tomorrow-find-out-whats-in-store-and-why-im-excited-about-it/feed/ 0 Why The Bulgari 50th Anniversary Gerald Genta Watch Matters https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-the-bulgari-50th-anniversary-gerald-genta-watch-matters/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-the-bulgari-50th-anniversary-gerald-genta-watch-matters/#respond Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:43:21 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30154 Recently, Bulgari unveiled the 50th anniversary Gerald Genta watch, a timepiece it will be showing this week at Baselworld. I held off on writing about this watch for a host of  reasons, but now I am ready to dive into the Gerald Genta 50th Anniversary watch and why it really matters. To begin with, I should preface the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/why-the-bulgari-50th-anniversary-gerald-genta-watch-matters/feed/ 0 The Truth Behind The Sculptures And Art At The Miami Design District, As Seen During Watches & Wonders Miami 2019 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/the-truth-behind-the-sculptures-and-art-at-the-miami-design-district-as-seen-during-watches-wonders-miami-2019/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/the-truth-behind-the-sculptures-and-art-at-the-miami-design-district-as-seen-during-watches-wonders-miami-2019/#respond Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:19:47 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30031 Recently, while in Miami for the second annual Watches & Wonders Miami 2019 show, I was — naturally — taking pictures of the beautiful architecture that surrounded me at the Miami Design District. That stirred an interest: What are all of these spaces, sculptures, photos all about. So, I spoke to the Miami Design District…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/the-truth-behind-the-sculptures-and-art-at-the-miami-design-district-as-seen-during-watches-wonders-miami-2019/feed/ 0 Hands On With, And Honest Female Review Of, The MB&F Women’s Legacy Machine FlyingT Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-and-honest-female-review-of-the-mbf-womens-legacy-machine-flyingt-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-and-honest-female-review-of-the-mbf-womens-legacy-machine-flyingt-watch/#respond Tue, 12 Mar 2019 14:54:28 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30106 Recently at the SIHH exhibition in Geneva, I got my first chance to go hands on with the newest watch from MB&F: Legacy Machine FlyingT for women.  Before I review this watch, let me offer a little background. To begin with, Maximilian Busser – founder of MB&F – and I have a long history. I…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-and-honest-female-review-of-the-mbf-womens-legacy-machine-flyingt-watch/feed/ 0 Truffle Hunting And Wine Tasting In Bordeaux With Chopard: Photo Report https://www.atimelyperspective.com/truffle-hunting-and-wine-tasting-in-bordeaux-with-chopard-photo-report/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/truffle-hunting-and-wine-tasting-in-bordeaux-with-chopard-photo-report/#respond Fri, 08 Mar 2019 12:56:21 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30066 Recently, I had the distinct pleasure of joining Chopard in Bordeaux for a Baselworld Preview of the new watches that will be unveiled in just a couple of weeks. The watches — except for the L.U.C XPS Twist — are still under embargo, so I won’t be breaking any secrets. However, while in Bordeaux –…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/truffle-hunting-and-wine-tasting-in-bordeaux-with-chopard-photo-report/feed/ 0 Revisiting MB&F: Meet Medusa, The Clock That Almost Didn’t Make Its Debut https://www.atimelyperspective.com/revisiting-mbf-maximilian-busser-wins-gaia-prize-medusa-makes-debut/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/revisiting-mbf-maximilian-busser-wins-gaia-prize-medusa-makes-debut/#respond Thu, 07 Mar 2019 12:50:20 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30059 With Baselworld around the corner, we wanted to take a few minutes to revisit some important MB&F products before the exciting new unveilings coming out. Yes, we know about the new watches already, but that is embargoed material so you just have to be patient.  However, at the recent SIHH, MB&F unveiled its 10th collaboration…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/revisiting-mbf-maximilian-busser-wins-gaia-prize-medusa-makes-debut/feed/ 0 De Bethune USA Exclusive Launched At Watches & Wonders Miami https://www.atimelyperspective.com/de-bethune-usa-exclusive-launched-at-watches-wonders-miami/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/de-bethune-usa-exclusive-launched-at-watches-wonders-miami/#respond Wed, 06 Mar 2019 13:32:47 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30024 DB28 Kind of GoldUSA Limited Edition   Recently at the Watches & Wonders Miami show at the Miami Design District, Swiss independent watch brand De Bethune smartly unveiled a USA exclusive watch, the   “DB28 Kind of Blue.” A spin-off of the brand’s all-blue and much coveted DB28, the new watch features an 18-karat pink gold…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/de-bethune-usa-exclusive-launched-at-watches-wonders-miami/feed/ 0 Charitable Causes In The Watch World: Richard Mille Donates Proceeds Of $800,000 Watches To Education Above All Foundation https://www.atimelyperspective.com/charitable-causes-in-the-watch-world-richard-mille-donates-proceeds-of-800000-watches-to-education-above-all-foundation/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/charitable-causes-in-the-watch-world-richard-mille-donates-proceeds-of-800000-watches-to-education-above-all-foundation/#respond Tue, 05 Mar 2019 13:55:49 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30042 Richard Mille has teamed with the Education Above All foundation (EAA), a global organization established to promote global social and political development through quality education, and created a new nearly $800,000  diamond encrusted watch. All proceeds of the sales of the watch will  support  Out-of-School Children (OOSC) globally  through EAA’s Educate a Child programme (EAC)…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/charitable-causes-in-the-watch-world-richard-mille-donates-proceeds-of-800000-watches-to-education-above-all-foundation/feed/ 0 America’s Oldest Watchmaking Guild, Horological Society of New York, Announces Gala and Charity Auction Event https://www.atimelyperspective.com/americas-oldest-watchmaking-guild-horological-society-of-new-york-announces-gala-and-charity-auction-event/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/americas-oldest-watchmaking-guild-horological-society-of-new-york-announces-gala-and-charity-auction-event/#respond Mon, 04 Mar 2019 13:35:29 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30010 The Horological Society of New York, America’s first watchmaking guild, founded in1866, announces the 2019 Gala and Charity Auction event. This event is earmarked as one of the best horological evenings and this year, the organization is moving the dinner and auction to a new location at the Manhattan Penthouse with breathtaking views of the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/americas-oldest-watchmaking-guild-horological-society-of-new-york-announces-gala-and-charity-auction-event/feed/ 0 Philippe Charriol, Founder Of Philippe Charriol Brand, Dies In Auto Race Accident https://www.atimelyperspective.com/philippe-charriol-founder-of-philippe-charriol-brand-dies-in-auto-race-accident/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/philippe-charriol-founder-of-philippe-charriol-brand-dies-in-auto-race-accident/#respond Fri, 01 Mar 2019 16:53:51 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=30019 I was in my twenties when i first met Philippe Charriol. He was energetic, enthusiastic and flamboyant.  I remember he wore his white fur coat regularly and bedecked himself in his own jewels and watches.  He was full of character and life. Sadly, I learned today that Philippe Charriol was killed in a race car…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/philippe-charriol-founder-of-philippe-charriol-brand-dies-in-auto-race-accident/feed/ 0 Photo Report: Watches & Wonders Miami 2019, Miami Concours, Yacht Show https://www.atimelyperspective.com/photo-gallery-review-watches-wonders-miami-2019-miami-concours-yacht-show/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/photo-gallery-review-watches-wonders-miami-2019-miami-concours-yacht-show/#respond Thu, 28 Feb 2019 11:37:06 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29982 It’s  no secret that I get around. As a veteran journalist in the watch industry, my job is to go where the stories are. I can’t go to everything, but I try to say yes to al least half of the trips i am offered annually, and I always go to the important  shows. Such…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/photo-gallery-review-watches-wonders-miami-2019-miami-concours-yacht-show/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Ulysse Nardin Marine Mega Yacht Watch Unveiled At Watches & Wonders Miami https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-ulysse-nardin-marine-mega-yacht-watch-unveiled-at-watches-wonders-miami/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-ulysse-nardin-marine-mega-yacht-watch-unveiled-at-watches-wonders-miami/#respond Wed, 27 Feb 2019 11:46:23 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29971 Last week in Miami – at the second annual Watches  & Wonders show — Ulysse Nardin used the Florida backdrop, complete with concurrent Yacht Show and car show — to unveil its newest masterpiece: The Marine Mega Yacht watch that indicates tides, along with a host of other important information for sailors, and that carries a…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-ulysse-nardin-marine-mega-yacht-watch-unveiled-at-watches-wonders-miami/feed/ 0 Bulgari Unveils Updated Icon In Rome: B.zero1 To Honor 20th Anniversary https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bulgari-unveils-updated-icon-in-rome-b-zero1-to-honor-20th-anniversary/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bulgari-unveils-updated-icon-in-rome-b-zero1-to-honor-20th-anniversary/#respond Tue, 26 Feb 2019 10:07:59 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29957 This post is about jewelry, not watches — but pay attention men — these are rings you can easily wear. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Bulgari B.zero1 collection of jewelry. A line that broke typical jewelry design codes thanks to its spiral, flexible rings and visionary appeal, the B.zero1 has become an icon in the jewelry world. Last week in…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bulgari-unveils-updated-icon-in-rome-b-zero1-to-honor-20th-anniversary/feed/ 0 Storage Wars: The Best USB Key From Watches & Wonders Miami https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-the-best-usb-key-from-watches-wonders-miami/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-the-best-usb-key-from-watches-wonders-miami/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 20:26:26 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29952 If you read my headline then you will know that at the recent Watches & Wonders Miami 2019 show, there was only one great USB keys. Don’t get me wrong, there were many distributed, but just one stole my heart and stands out now  as one of the best USB keys ever: Sevan Bicakci’s dagger…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-the-best-usb-key-from-watches-wonders-miami/feed/ 0 Pre-Basel 2019: Meet the Chopard L.U.C XPS Twist QF (price) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-basel-2019-meet-the-chopard-l-u-c-xps-twist-qf-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-basel-2019-meet-the-chopard-l-u-c-xps-twist-qf-price/#respond Wed, 20 Feb 2019 09:03:56 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29941 As a pre-Baselworld peek, Chopard unveils the L.U.C XPS Twist QF watch — a timepiece  that offers  a bit of a spin to horology.  Classically elegant and s magnificent statement in modern classics, the L.U.C XPS Twist QF features a rich  satin-finished blue dial with seconds sundial at 7 o’clock and crown at 4 o’clock. The…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-basel-2019-meet-the-chopard-l-u-c-xps-twist-qf-price/feed/ 0 Hands On With The Romain Gauthier Prestige HMS Stainless Steel Watch With Meteorite Dial https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-romain-gauthier-prestige-hms-stainless-steel-watch-with-meteorite-dial/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-romain-gauthier-prestige-hms-stainless-steel-watch-with-meteorite-dial/#respond Mon, 18 Feb 2019 15:54:02 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29926 A supplier of components to the watch world, the independent watch brand Romain Gauthier regularly creates  timepieces that are works of art and technology. However, he only makes about 60 watches a year.  Now, he unveils the exceptional  Prestige HMS Stainless Steel watch with rare meteorite dial. Just 10 pieces will ever be made —…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-the-romain-gauthier-prestige-hms-stainless-steel-watch-with-meteorite-dial/feed/ 0 Five Fantastic Red Watches For Men For Valentine’s Day https://www.atimelyperspective.com/five-fantastic-red-watches-for-men-for-valentines-day/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/five-fantastic-red-watches-for-men-for-valentines-day/#respond Thu, 14 Feb 2019 14:06:36 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29898 Women aren’t  the only ones who can wear colorful watches. Some of the finest brands in the world offer bold colors for men, including red — the color of love. Here we take a brief look at five bold red watches for men — a perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Several of these watches were cited…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/five-fantastic-red-watches-for-men-for-valentines-day/feed/ 0 20 Unique Les Cabinotiers Vacheron Constantin Watches Tour America https://www.atimelyperspective.com/20-unique-les-cabinotiers-vacheron-constantin-watches-tour-america/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/20-unique-les-cabinotiers-vacheron-constantin-watches-tour-america/#respond Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:37:37 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29894 With so much emphasis today on the fact that many collectors are looking for bespoke watches, it comes as no surprise that one of the world’s most esteemed watch brands, Vacheron Constantin, would go out of its way to deliver on that demand.  Just recently, and running for another week  or so, Vacheron Constantin is…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/20-unique-les-cabinotiers-vacheron-constantin-watches-tour-america/feed/ 0 Hamilton Unveils Khaki Murph Watch, Replica Of ‘Interstellar’ Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-unveils-khaki-murph-watch-replica-of-interstellar-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-unveils-khaki-murph-watch-replica-of-interstellar-watch/#respond Tue, 12 Feb 2019 10:10:36 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29913 Five years after the debut of the critically acclaimed hit movie, Interstellar,  in which Hamilton watches had a starring role, the Swiss watch brand now unveils a replica of the watch from that movie — the Hamilton Khaki  “Murph” watch. The original watch in the movie Interstellar was specially designed by the brand for the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-unveils-khaki-murph-watch-replica-of-interstellar-watch/feed/ 0 F1 Grand Prix Winner Mark Webber Talks About Motorsports and Rolex https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f1-grand-prix-winner-mark-webber-talks-about-motorsports-and-rolex/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f1-grand-prix-winner-mark-webber-talks-about-motorsports-and-rolex/#respond Mon, 11 Feb 2019 15:25:05 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29843 In the throes of the 2019 racing season, and on the heels of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, we talked extensively in Austin (during F1 racing) with Mark Webber, Rolex brand ambassador and nine-time Formula One Grand Prix winner, FIA World Endurance Champion, Porsche ambassador, and Red Bull athlete Mark Alan Webber about racing, watches and precision.…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f1-grand-prix-winner-mark-webber-talks-about-motorsports-and-rolex/feed/ 0 Endurance Racing As Only Rolex Can Do: Rolex 24 At Daytona (Photo Gallery) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/endurance-racing-as-only-rolex-can-do-rolex-24-at-daytona-photo-gallery/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/endurance-racing-as-only-rolex-can-do-rolex-24-at-daytona-photo-gallery/#respond Fri, 08 Feb 2019 19:14:46 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29856 Just a couple of weeks ago, I had the great opportunity to accompany Rolex to the famed Rolex 24 at Daytona endurance races.  The weekend was wrought with rain and winds that soaked Daytona International Speedway during the second day of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, but it was just one more challenge for top drivers. It…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/endurance-racing-as-only-rolex-can-do-rolex-24-at-daytona-photo-gallery/feed/ 0 Watch Lovers Won’t Want To Miss Watches & Wonders Miami On President’s Day Weekend https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-lovers-wont-want-to-miss-watches-wonders-miami-on-presidents-day-weekend/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-lovers-wont-want-to-miss-watches-wonders-miami-on-presidents-day-weekend/#respond Thu, 07 Feb 2019 11:28:31 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29840 From February 15 to the 17th in sunny Miami, the second annual Watches & Wonders Miami show will take place, concurrent with the Miami Yacht Show and vintage auto show.  Watch lovers won’t want to miss this event. Just about 30 watch brands will be showcasing their newest watches here, and some are unveiling new…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-lovers-wont-want-to-miss-watches-wonders-miami-on-presidents-day-weekend/feed/ 0 Meet Five Amazing Chinese New Year Watches Honoring The Year Of The Pig https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-five-amazing-chinese-new-year-watches-year-of-the-pig/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-five-amazing-chinese-new-year-watches-year-of-the-pig/#respond Tue, 05 Feb 2019 14:22:44 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29831 Happy Chinese New Year! Today starts the Chinese New Year with a new zodiac sign being honored: the Year of the Pig. Not associated with dirt or mud, the pig in the Chinese world is associated with prosperity, abundance, good spirit, and is said to be very hard working. As such, some of today’s top…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/meet-five-amazing-chinese-new-year-watches-year-of-the-pig/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Hermes Arceau L’Heure De La Lune Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-hermes-unveils-arceau-lheure-de-la-lune-watch-with-two-moonphase-indications/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-hermes-unveils-arceau-lheure-de-la-lune-watch-with-two-moonphase-indications/#respond Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:55:42 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29699 At SIHH this year, Hermes unveils the all-new complicated Arceau L’Heure De La Lune watch — a revolutionary new timepiece that was years in the making. The watch features a specially made module created by Jean-François Mojon, Founder, Co-Owner and Managing Director of Chronode SA. The module is exclusive to Hermes and enables the watch…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-hermes-unveils-arceau-lheure-de-la-lune-watch-with-two-moonphase-indications/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Hands On With The Baume & Mercier Clifton Baumatic Perpetual Calendar Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-baume-mercier-unveils-clifton-baumatic-perpetual-calendar-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-baume-mercier-unveils-clifton-baumatic-perpetual-calendar-watch/#respond Wed, 30 Jan 2019 16:11:23 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29706   It was just last year that Baume  & Mercier made huge strides in the watch world with the unveiling of the Baumatic movement and subsequent watches. Now, for SIHH 2019, the brand releases the  Clifton Baumatic Perpetual Calendar  that, for the first time, combines the Baumatic movement with a perpetual calendar module.  The Baumatic…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-baume-mercier-unveils-clifton-baumatic-perpetual-calendar-watch/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Hands On With The $360,000 Parmigiani Toric Capitole Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-hands-on-with-the-360000-parmigiani-toric-capitole-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-hands-on-with-the-360000-parmigiani-toric-capitole-watch/#respond Tue, 29 Jan 2019 11:28:18 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29808 Just before SIHH 2019, I wrote the following article on the Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Capitole watch being unveiled at the show. Now that we have gotten our hands on this near half-million-dollar beauty, we want to present it here on ATimelyPerspective. “Founded 23 years ago in 1996 by Michel Parmigiani, Parmigiani Fleurier is run under…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-hands-on-with-the-360000-parmigiani-toric-capitole-watch/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019 In Review: From Watches To Exhibition Space, Events And More https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-in-review-from-watches-to-exhibition-space-events-and-more/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-in-review-from-watches-to-exhibition-space-events-and-more/#respond Wed, 23 Jan 2019 17:49:59 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29778 If you were in attendance at this year’s SIHH, then — as the saying goes — “if you know, you know.” For those who weren’t there, however, we take you behind the scenes for a look at what went on at the 29th annual SIHH and around Geneva from January 13-18, 2019 — the good,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-in-review-from-watches-to-exhibition-space-events-and-more/feed/ 0 Storage Wars: SIHH 2019 Maybe (Not) The Most Disappointing Storage Units Ever https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-sihh-2019-the-most-disappointing-storage-units-ever/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-sihh-2019-the-most-disappointing-storage-units-ever/#respond Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:35:05 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29759 Could we be ending an era of creativity? If this year’s offering of USB keys—where brands store their most important information and images to disseminate to the press – is an example, the answer is yes. Since 2012, we have been taking a close look at the USB keys give out at Baselworld and SIHH. …]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/storage-wars-sihh-2019-the-most-disappointing-storage-units-ever/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Ulysse Nardin Unveils Classico Erotic Watches With Mermaid Theme Designed By Milo Manara https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-ulysse-nardin-unveils-classico-erotic-watches-with-mermaid-theme-designed-by-milo-manara/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-ulysse-nardin-unveils-classico-erotic-watches-with-mermaid-theme-designed-by-milo-manara/#respond Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:29:42 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29689 Most youngsters are enamored by the ocean and by the mythical mermaid. Now, Ulysse Nardin brings the mermaid out of the water and onto the wrist in its newest Erotic Classico watches. Recently, I wrote about these watches on my Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com. Now, I bring the story here. “With a new tag…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-ulysse-nardin-unveils-classico-erotic-watches-with-mermaid-theme-designed-by-milo-manara/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Armin Strom Unveils $280,000 Masterpiece 1 Dual Time Resonance Sapphire Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-armin-strom-unveils-280000-masterpiece-1-dual-time-resonance-sapphire-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-armin-strom-unveils-280000-masterpiece-1-dual-time-resonance-sapphire-watch/#respond Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:42:07 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29721 It was in late 2018 that Armin Strom announced the unveiling of its Dual Time Resonance watch –an oval beauty that is as precise as it is aesthetically and technically appealing. Now, just in time for SIHH, the brand releases a stunning sapphire-cased version — the Masterpiece 1 Dual Time Resonance Sapphire watch — complete…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-armin-strom-unveils-280000-masterpiece-1-dual-time-resonance-sapphire-watch/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Montblanc Focuses on Minerva History, Unveils Montblanc Heritage Pulsograph https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-montblanc-focuses-on-minerva-history-unveils-montblanc-heritage-pulsograph-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-montblanc-focuses-on-minerva-history-unveils-montblanc-heritage-pulsograph-prices/#respond Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:20:15 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29736 If you were hoping to find the prefect vintage-inspired, technically advance and aesthetically beautiful watch during SIHH 2019, you are in luck. This year, as Montblanc further underscores its rich history with Minerva, the Villeret-based brand it owns, the brand focuses clearly on vintage aspirations.  In fact, Montblanc combed the Minerva archives from the 1940’s and 1950’s until…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-montblanc-focuses-on-minerva-history-unveils-montblanc-heritage-pulsograph-prices/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Hands On With The All-New Audemars Piguet CODE 11.59 Collection https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-introducing-the-all-new-audemars-piguet-code-11-59-collection/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-introducing-the-all-new-audemars-piguet-code-11-59-collection/#respond Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:53:27 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29746 It’s been a long time coming. This year at SIHH 2019, Audemars Piguet stunned the world with an all-new collection — something the brand hasn’t done in decades.  The new CODE 11.59 was years in the making and is an all new case, design and concept. Essentially, the new series — designed as a unisex…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-introducing-the-all-new-audemars-piguet-code-11-59-collection/feed/ 0 SIHH 2019: Introducing The Revolutionary Vacheron Constantin Twin Beat Perpetual Calendar (prices) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-introducing-the-revolutionary-vacheron-constantin-twin-beat-perpetual-calendar-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-introducing-the-revolutionary-vacheron-constantin-twin-beat-perpetual-calendar-prices/#respond Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:30:45 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29654 Today at SIHH 2019, Vacheron Constantin wowed the world with its technically advanced, highly revolutionary Traditionnelle Twin Beat(R) Perpetual Calendar watch that takes innovation and function in mechanical watchmaking to all new heights. While we plan to go totally in-depth about the technological and watchmaking feats of this watch, we first present to you a nutshell…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/sihh-2019-introducing-the-revolutionary-vacheron-constantin-twin-beat-perpetual-calendar-prices/feed/ 0 Pre-SIHH 2019: Meet Parmigiani Fleurier’s Tonda Metropolitaine Selene Rose Gold https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-meet-parmigiani-fleuriers-tonda-metropolitaine-selene-rose-gold/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-meet-parmigiani-fleuriers-tonda-metropolitaine-selene-rose-gold/#respond Fri, 11 Jan 2019 13:23:51 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29712 Once again top watch brands exhibiting at SIHH 2019 will be showcasing some important watches woofer women. In fact, Parmigiani’sTonda Métropolitaine Sélène Rose Gold is yet another example of Parmigiani’s skill in creating lovely ladies watches that tastefully meld fine watchmaking and fine jewelry. The Tonda Métropolitaine Sélène collection, you may remember, was first introduced in…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-meet-parmigiani-fleuriers-tonda-metropolitaine-selene-rose-gold/feed/ 0 A. Lange & Sohne Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the Lange 1 With Special Edition Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/a-lange-sohne-celebrates-25th-anniversary-of-the-lange-1-with-special-edition-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/a-lange-sohne-celebrates-25th-anniversary-of-the-lange-1-with-special-edition-watch/#respond Thu, 10 Jan 2019 13:01:25 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29672 It was in October of 1994 that A. Lange  & Sohne unveiled the Lange 1 watch. The epitome of the German brand’s style elements and technical prowess, the Lange 1 turns 25 this year and still remains a coveted timepiece in all of its newest iterations thanks to the asymmetric dial and strong personality. In…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/a-lange-sohne-celebrates-25th-anniversary-of-the-lange-1-with-special-edition-watch/feed/ 0 Pre-SIHH 2019: Cartier Unveils Stunning New Libre Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-cartier-unveils-stunning-new-libre-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-cartier-unveils-stunning-new-libre-watches/#respond Wed, 09 Jan 2019 14:17:52 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29683   Move over men, this one is for the ladies. Long known as the collection that encompasses some of the most special Cartier watches ever made, the Libre family is joined by four new siblings this year – each with an incredible elongated shape. The new members include the Tank Chinoise Red watch, a new…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-cartier-unveils-stunning-new-libre-watches/feed/ 0 Three Reasons Why You Need the $2.7 Million Urwerk AMC Atomic Clock https://www.atimelyperspective.com/three-reasons-why-you-need-the-2-7-million-urwerk-amc-atomic-clock/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/three-reasons-why-you-need-the-2-7-million-urwerk-amc-atomic-clock/#respond Tue, 08 Jan 2019 14:41:32 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29649 Late last year,  independent watch brand Urwerk unveiled its pretty incredible new timepiece: the AMC Atomic Master Clock.  Here, we take a close up look and give you three reasons why you just might want one of these babies in your collection. Rarity. Just three editions of this newest Urwerk AMC will be made — making…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/three-reasons-why-you-need-the-2-7-million-urwerk-amc-atomic-clock/feed/ 0 Watch Review: Monta’s Affordable Triumph Watch Triumphs (prices) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-montas-affordable-triumph-watch-triumphs-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-montas-affordable-triumph-watch-triumphs-prices/#respond Mon, 07 Jan 2019 10:21:36 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29641 Every once in a while, a watch brand comes along that surprises us. Especially with today’s spate of affordable new micro-brands emerging onto the market. Monta Watches is one such company.  Inspired by vintage traditional watches that are highly functional tool timepiece, the founders of Monta wanted to release a timepiece that offered value, quality…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-montas-affordable-triumph-watch-triumphs-prices/feed/ 0 Up Close With The Armin Strom GMT Resonance In Gold (price) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/up-close-with-the-armin-strom-gmt-resonance-in-gold/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/up-close-with-the-armin-strom-gmt-resonance-in-gold/#respond Thu, 03 Jan 2019 10:58:10 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29526 Recently, we brought you the news of the newest Armin Strom GMT Resonance watch — a stunning oval timepiece chocked with highly technical watchmaking. You can read all the technical details here. Now, Armin Strom unveils the GMT Resonance watch in 18-karat white gold, and it deserves a closer look, as well. In this watch, the two watch movements are…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/up-close-with-the-armin-strom-gmt-resonance-in-gold/feed/ 0 MB&F Legacy Machine No. 2 In Purple …. What’s Next? https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mbf-legacy-machine-no-2-in-purple-whats-next/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mbf-legacy-machine-no-2-in-purple-whats-next/#respond Wed, 02 Jan 2019 16:37:12 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29623    MB&F LegacyMachine 2 in white gold with purple dial.MB&F With SIHH 2018 around the corner, we are wondering what we are going to see from our favorite independent brands. I mean, just a few weeks ago MB&F unveiled its $159,000 Legacy Machine No. 2 with a regal purple dial. Crafted in 18-karat white gold,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/mbf-legacy-machine-no-2-in-purple-whats-next/feed/ 0 Fly The Incredible Skies With Vacheron Constantin Metiers d’ Arts Les Aerostiers Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/fly-the-incredible-skies-with-vacheron-constantin-metiers-d-arts-les-aerostiers-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/fly-the-incredible-skies-with-vacheron-constantin-metiers-d-arts-les-aerostiers-watches/#respond Tue, 01 Jan 2019 10:25:45 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29608 With January here and SIHH around the corner, I wanted to revisit some of the most wonderful artistic watches unveils in 2018: Vacheron Constantin Metiers d’Art Les Aerostiers. Retailing for about  $135,000 each, these unique watches were inspired by ballooning of yesteryear, and have all the majesty and beauty these vintage dirigibles had in their…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/fly-the-incredible-skies-with-vacheron-constantin-metiers-d-arts-les-aerostiers-watches/feed/ 0 Frederique Constant’s 30th Anniversary, Release of Grand Complications, Reconfirms Future Of Brand https://www.atimelyperspective.com/frederique-constants-30th-anniversary-release-of-grand-complications-reconfirms-future-of-brand/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/frederique-constants-30th-anniversary-release-of-grand-complications-reconfirms-future-of-brand/#respond Mon, 31 Dec 2018 10:36:09 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29594 With the year 2018 coming to a close, we reflect on some of the brands that celebrated in style this year. One such brand is Frederique Constant, a Swiss brand built on the relationship of value and quality. Just 30 years young, Frederique Constant has, nonetheless, put an indelible mark on time.  A few months ago,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/frederique-constants-30th-anniversary-release-of-grand-complications-reconfirms-future-of-brand/feed/ 0 Hands On With Panerai L’Astronomo Luminor 1950 Tourbillon Moonphases Equation of Time GMT Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-panerai-lastronomo-luminor-1950-tourbillon-moonphases-equation-of-time-gmt-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-panerai-lastronomo-luminor-1950-tourbillon-moonphases-equation-of-time-gmt-watch/#respond Wed, 26 Dec 2018 18:44:46 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29571 Earlier this year at the SIHH 2018 in Geneva, Panerai unveiled its newest masterpiece: L’Astronomo. Also referred to as L’Astronomo Luminor 1950 Tourbillon Moon Phase Equation of Time GMT, the 50 mm watch is the brand’s very first creation to have a moonphase indication  as well as a highly creative date indication system.  Recently, a…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-with-panerai-lastronomo-luminor-1950-tourbillon-moonphases-equation-of-time-gmt-watch/feed/ 0 ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas In The Watch World https://www.atimelyperspective.com/twas-the-night-before-christmas-in-the-watch-world/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/twas-the-night-before-christmas-in-the-watch-world/#respond Mon, 24 Dec 2018 19:10:55 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29566 T’was the night before Christmas, and all through the watch world, Not a watchmaker was stirring; No Machines whirled The tools were all placed on the benches with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there. The collectors were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of tourbillons danced in their heads;…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/twas-the-night-before-christmas-in-the-watch-world/feed/ 0 Ulysse Nardin Diver 42mm Watches Make the Perfect Gift For The Water Lover https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-diver-watches-make-the-perfect-gift-for-the-water-lover-prices-ulysse-nardin-blue-shark-dive-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-diver-watches-make-the-perfect-gift-for-the-water-lover-prices-ulysse-nardin-blue-shark-dive-watch/#respond Fri, 21 Dec 2018 14:29:30 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29551  Ulysse Nardin is synonymous with underwater adventure. This brand has been creating marine chronometers since its inception in 1846 and continues today to enhance its relationship with all things marine and nautical. As such, it comes as no surprise that its most recent unveiling — a sleek 42mm Diver  — is equipped to weather the elements with…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-diver-watches-make-the-perfect-gift-for-the-water-lover-prices-ulysse-nardin-blue-shark-dive-watch/feed/ 0 Three Great Baume & Mercier Baumatic Watches For Under $3,500 — Perfect For The Holidays https://www.atimelyperspective.com/three-great-baume-mercier-baumatic-watches-for-under-3500-perfect-for-the-holidays-prices-video/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/three-great-baume-mercier-baumatic-watches-for-under-3500-perfect-for-the-holidays-prices-video/#respond Thu, 20 Dec 2018 15:59:22 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29543 With the holidays here, last-minute shopping doesn’t have to be a terrible thing. Baume & Mercier has the answer for the man in your life who loves watches: Baumatic. Earlier this year, at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH), Baume & Mercier announced some pretty incredible news: the brand was unveiling a high-tech…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/three-great-baume-mercier-baumatic-watches-for-under-3500-perfect-for-the-holidays-prices-video/feed/ 0 Corum Golden Bridge And Miss Golden Bridge Sparkle With High-Diamond Snow Settings https://www.atimelyperspective.com/corum-golden-bridge-sparkles-with-high-diamond-settings-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/corum-golden-bridge-sparkles-with-high-diamond-settings-prices/#respond Wed, 19 Dec 2018 15:45:04 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29524 Just in time for the holiday season, Corum unveils four new Golden Bridge watches  with stunning diamond snow settings for him and for her. Snow setting is a process wherein a variety of diamond sizes are seemingly randomly set into the metal so that they emulate snow falling. All of the metal is obstructed from…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/corum-golden-bridge-sparkles-with-high-diamond-settings-prices/feed/ 0 Baselworld And SIHH Synchronize Show Dates For April/May 2020 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-and-sihh-synchronize-show-dates-for-april-may-2020/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-and-sihh-synchronize-show-dates-for-april-may-2020/#respond Tue, 18 Dec 2018 16:00:31 +0000 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29533 Earlier today,   Salon Internationals de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) and Baselworld announced plans to coordinate exhibition dates for the year 2020 through 2024, so that the shows coincide in timing. They also announced a joint date move to late  April through early May instead of January and March when the shows typically take place.…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/baselworld-and-sihh-synchronize-show-dates-for-april-may-2020/feed/ 0 Top Three Tutima Watches Perfect For The Holidays: Patria, Saxon One, Tempostopp https://www.atimelyperspective.com/top-three-tutima-watches-perfect-for-the-holidays-tutima-patria-tutima-saxon-one-tempostopp-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/top-three-tutima-watches-perfect-for-the-holidays-tutima-patria-tutima-saxon-one-tempostopp-prices/#respond Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:55:42 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29492 Founded in the Saxon region of Germany in 1927, Tutima crafts timepieces in its state-of-the-art manufacture according to the strictest of standards. For those who love fine German watchmaking, this brand has it all. Now, just in time for the holidays, we take a look at three top Tutima watches that range in price and style,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/top-three-tutima-watches-perfect-for-the-holidays-tutima-patria-tutima-saxon-one-tempostopp-prices/feed/ 0 Bovet Unveils Newest $232,000 Platinum OttantaSei Tourbillon With Pininfarina https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bovet-unveils-newest-232000-platinum-ottantasei-tourbillon-with-pininfarina/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bovet-unveils-newest-232000-platinum-ottantasei-tourbillon-with-pininfarina/#respond Fri, 14 Dec 2018 16:52:22 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29457 In a bold and beautiful move,  Bovet is releasing the newest OttantaSei Tourbillon platinum watch — the result of an on-going collaboration between Pascal Raffy, owner of Bovet, and Paolo Pininfarina, well-known Italian businessman and owner of Pininfarina car design company (which has ties to and been hired by the likes of Ferrari, Alfa Romeo,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bovet-unveils-newest-232000-platinum-ottantasei-tourbillon-with-pininfarina/feed/ 0 Pre-SIHH 2019: Introducing The Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon Enamel https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-introducing-the-jaeger-lecoultre-master-ultra-thin-moon-enamel-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-introducing-the-jaeger-lecoultre-master-ultra-thin-moon-enamel-price/#respond Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:21:08 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29501 SIHH is around the corner and we are beginning to witness a host of new timepieces being showcased ahead of time — but don’t get too excited — this only means we get a peek at what is coming in January in Geneva – it doesn’t mean you don’t have to wait until next year for the watches…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-introducing-the-jaeger-lecoultre-master-ultra-thin-moon-enamel-price/feed/ 0 Chopard Unveils L. U. C XP Urushi “Year Of The Pig” Chinese New Year Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/chopard-unveils-l-u-c-xp-urushi-year-of-the-pig-chinese-new-year-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/chopard-unveils-l-u-c-xp-urushi-year-of-the-pig-chinese-new-year-watch/#respond Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:50:07 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29477 This article by Roberta Naas first appeared on her Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com. Every year around this time, a handful of watch brands  begin unvieling watches that celebrate the Chinese New Year. Each year, these brands created scintillating watch designs and dials based on the Chinese astrological calendar that pay tribute to the animal…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/chopard-unveils-l-u-c-xp-urushi-year-of-the-pig-chinese-new-year-watch/feed/ 0 Four Fantastic Carl F. Bucherer Watches For The Holidays For Him And Her https://www.atimelyperspective.com/4-fantastic-carl-f-bucherer-watches-for-the-holidays/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/4-fantastic-carl-f-bucherer-watches-for-the-holidays/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:40:34 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29469 Looking for the perfect gift for the love of your life? Carl F. Bucherer, Swiss watch brand founded in Lucerne in 1888, has a few ideas, including four fantastic watches for any lifestyle. Carl F. Bucherer Watches For Men While this brand has several pretty impressive collections, this holiday season we are loving the Manero…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/4-fantastic-carl-f-bucherer-watches-for-the-holidays/feed/ 0 Zenith Unveils USA Exclusive: Defy Classic Swizz Beatz Edition Watch – Online Only https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-usa-exclusive-defy-classic-swizz-beatz-edition-watch-online-only/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-usa-exclusive-defy-classic-swizz-beatz-edition-watch-online-only/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:04:50 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29482 Since 1865, Zenith has been crafting fine Swiss watches, and has even made history along the way, unveiling a few world firsts and creating some of the finest movements still powering watches today. Easily one of the brand’s most coveted contemporary collections is the Defy — with models ranging from Defyl Classic to Defy Lab and…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-unveils-usa-exclusive-defy-classic-swizz-beatz-edition-watch-online-only/feed/ 0 Six Things Independent Watch Brand Armin Strom Does Differently https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-things-independent-watch-brand-armin-strom-does-differently/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-things-independent-watch-brand-armin-strom-does-differently/#respond Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:04:27 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29436 Swiss watch brand Armin Strom is celebrating a 10-year anniversary in 2019 — recalling the year that its current owners and management relaunched the brand (purchased from watchmaker Armin Strom in 2006)  and began building it into a  fully integrated Manufacture.  Today, with workshops in Biel/Bienne, this brand continues to upholds superb craftsmanship rules while…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-things-independent-watch-brand-armin-strom-does-differently/feed/ 0 Cars & Watches: At COTA With Rolex For 2018 Formula 1 Racing https://www.atimelyperspective.com/cars-watches-week-in-person-at-cota-with-rolex-for-2018-formula-1-racing/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/cars-watches-week-in-person-at-cota-with-rolex-for-2018-formula-1-racing/#respond Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:19:32 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29372 Recently, the 2018 FIA Formula 1 World Championship  season came to a dramatic finish. At the 21st and last Grand Prix event of the season,  taking place at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina  race track, Lewis Hamilton took pole position and was crowned World Champion for the fifth time. He beat his teammate Valtteri Bottas by…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/cars-watches-week-in-person-at-cota-with-rolex-for-2018-formula-1-racing/feed/ 0 Cars and Watches Pre SIHH 2019: Roger Dubuis Unveils The New Lamborghini Watch, Excalibur Huracàn Performante https://www.atimelyperspective.com/cars-and-watches-pre-sihh-2019-roger-dubuis-unveils-the-new-lamborghini-watch-excalibur-huracan-performante-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/cars-and-watches-pre-sihh-2019-roger-dubuis-unveils-the-new-lamborghini-watch-excalibur-huracan-performante-price/#respond Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:53:43 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29416 It was over year ago that Roger Dubuis announced its partnership with Lamborghini, and since then the brand has created a host of intriguing watches under the Aventador line. Now, Roger Dubuis unveils the second watch in the Lamborghini collaboration:  Excalibur Huracàn Performante. Created in a limited edition of just 88 pieces, the second caliber…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/cars-and-watches-pre-sihh-2019-roger-dubuis-unveils-the-new-lamborghini-watch-excalibur-huracan-performante-price/feed/ 0 Introducing the Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Scuderia Corsa USA-Only Watch, And On The Track At Monza With Ferrari, Hublot https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-hublot-big-bang-ferrari-scuderia-corsa-usa-only-watch-and-on-the-track-at-monza-with-ferrari-hublot/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-hublot-big-bang-ferrari-scuderia-corsa-usa-only-watch-and-on-the-track-at-monza-with-ferrari-hublot/#respond Mon, 03 Dec 2018 13:20:50 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29403 Hublot has been partnering with Ferrari for six year nows, working together since 2012 to create timepieces of that are both cutting edge and worthy of both brand names. Now, Hublot unveils the  newest collaboration — a very limited edition Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Scuderia Corsa watch being sold exclusively in the Untied States. The…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-hublot-big-bang-ferrari-scuderia-corsa-usa-only-watch-and-on-the-track-at-monza-with-ferrari-hublot/feed/ 0 Video Interview: Giles English of Bremont Talks SuperSonic with Roberta Naas https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-giles-english-of-bremont-talks-supersonic-with-roberta-naas/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-giles-english-of-bremont-talks-supersonic-with-roberta-naas/#respond Thu, 29 Nov 2018 13:39:29 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29341 Recently at WatchTime New York, we had the chance to interview Giles English, co-founder of the privately owned British watch brand Bremont. This British brand is making incredible inroads in building up the British watchmaking field again, and is even breaking ground for an all-new watch factory in Henley. In this video, English talks about…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-giles-english-of-bremont-talks-supersonic-with-roberta-naas/feed/ 0 Pre-SIHH 2019: Montblanc Unveils New Star Legacy Automatic Date, Full Calendar and Nicolas Rieussec Chronographs https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-montblanc-unveils-new-star-legacy-automatic-date-full-calendar-and-nicolas-rieussec-chronographs-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-montblanc-unveils-new-star-legacy-automatic-date-full-calendar-and-nicolas-rieussec-chronographs-prices/#respond Wed, 28 Nov 2018 12:57:14 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29355 With SIHH 2019 just around the corner, certain brands are already unveiling sneak peeks at what is to come. Such is the case with Montblanc, which is extending its beloved Star Legacy collection this year to include several Automatic watches with dates, full calendar and a new Star Legacy Nicolas Rieussec Chronograph. Deftly bringing together…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/pre-sihh-2019-montblanc-unveils-new-star-legacy-automatic-date-full-calendar-and-nicolas-rieussec-chronographs-prices/feed/ 0 Video Interview: Davide Cerrato of Montblanc Discusses the 1858 Geosphere World Time Watch And More https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-davide-cerrato-of-montblanc-discusses-the-1858-geosphere-world-time-watch-and-more/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-davide-cerrato-of-montblanc-discusses-the-1858-geosphere-world-time-watch-and-more/#respond Tue, 27 Nov 2018 13:01:15 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29349 Recently at WatchTime New York, Montblanc exhibited some of the brand’s newest watches. The company has been making great strides in blending its rich watchmaking heritage and prowess from Minerva (which Montblanc owns and which dates back to 1868) with its state-of-the-art watchmaking for timepieces that offer beauty, technology and craftsmanship. The newest collections are…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-davide-cerrato-of-montblanc-discusses-the-1858-geosphere-world-time-watch-and-more/feed/ 0 Video Interview: Mario Peserico of Eberhard Watches Discusses the Tazio Nuvolari Legend Watch With Roberta Naas https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-mario-peserico-of-eberhard-watches-discusses-the-tazio-nuvolari-legend-watch-with-roberta-naas/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-mario-peserico-of-eberhard-watches-discusses-the-tazio-nuvolari-legend-watch-with-roberta-naas/#respond Mon, 26 Nov 2018 12:27:39 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29331 Eberhard Watches is a privately owned Swiss watch brand that celebrates fine watches and honors a price/value relationship. The company has had a long relationship with car racing since the 1930’s, and to this day has involvements with vintage rallies around the world. To honor one of the greatest drivers of yesteryear, Tazio Nuvolari, the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-mario-peserico-of-eberhard-watches-discusses-the-tazio-nuvolari-legend-watch-with-roberta-naas/feed/ 0 Video Interview: Stephen Forsey of Greubel Forsey Talks Haute Horology With Roberta Naas https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-stephen-forsey-of-greubel-forsey-talks-haute-horology-with-roberta-naas/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-stephen-forsey-of-greubel-forsey-talks-haute-horology-with-roberta-naas/#respond Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:09:17 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29324 There is no denying that Swiss brand Greubel Forsey is a real force in the industry. This is the brand that has consistently pushed the envelop of innovation since its inception just under 15 years ago. In fact, after four years of research and development, they unveiled their first Double Tourbillon 30 degrees in 2004.…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-stephen-forsey-of-greubel-forsey-talks-haute-horology-with-roberta-naas/feed/ 0 Giving Thanks Today https://www.atimelyperspective.com/giving-thanks-today/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/giving-thanks-today/#respond Thu, 22 Nov 2018 18:27:00 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29311 Today is not about football or shopping. Thanksgiving is  a holiday initially intended to celebrate a good harvest, and to be thankful for the good in our lives.  In a year wrought with personal challenges, I find myself giving thanks today — and every day — for the simple things we tend to take for…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/giving-thanks-today/feed/ 0 Introducing The Alexander Shorokhoff Kandy Avantgarde Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-alexander-shorokhoff-kandy-avantgarde-watch-kandinsky-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-alexander-shorokhoff-kandy-avantgarde-watch-kandinsky-price/#respond Wed, 21 Nov 2018 18:06:50 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29314 German-based watch brand Alexander Shorokhoff has a talent for creating innovative watches. Even better is the fact that most of the brand’s timepieces — typically with avant-garde dials — are incredibly affordable. Such is the case with the newest 100-piece limited edition Kandy Avantgarde watch, which is dedicated to the well-known artist Vassily Kandinsky. Russian-born designer…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-alexander-shorokhoff-kandy-avantgarde-watch-kandinsky-price/feed/ 0 Video Interview: Fiona Kruger Talks About Chaos https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-fiona-kruger-talks-about-chaos/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-fiona-kruger-talks-about-chaos/#respond Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:28:33 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29281 Recently at WatchTime New York, we had the opportunity to speak at length and on video with the wonderful Fiona Kruger. Not a watchmaker, but a designer who likes to do things differently, Scottish-born Kruger is perhaps best known for her incredible Skull watches. Recently, though, she introduced her second new collection, Chaos, and her…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-fiona-kruger-talks-about-chaos/feed/ 0 Introducing The Barrel-Shaped Heritage Corum Lab 01 Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-barrel-shaped-heritage-corum-lab-01-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-barrel-shaped-heritage-corum-lab-01-watches/#respond Mon, 19 Nov 2018 11:13:02 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29294 For those who know the luxury Swiss watch brand Corum, you know the brand likes to do things a bit differently. From the legendary Golden Bridge to the iconic Admiral’s Cup watches and the cult-like Bubble, Corum has a unique perspective on timepieces. As such, it comes as no surprise that the brand now launches…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-barrel-shaped-heritage-corum-lab-01-watches/feed/ 0 Video Interview With Carl F. Bucherer CEO Sascha Moeri And The Double Peripheral Tourbillon https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-with-carl-f-bucherer-ceo-sascha-moeri-and-the-double-peripheral-tourbillon/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-with-carl-f-bucherer-ceo-sascha-moeri-and-the-double-peripheral-tourbillon/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:22:18 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29265 Just a couple of weeks ago at WatchTime New York 2018, I took advantage of the time by interviewing a host of brand CEO’s who were present at the show. Today, I present a one-on-one interview with Carl F. Bucherer’s CEO, Sascha Moeri, who discusses the Carl F. Bucherer Manero Double Peripheral Tourbillon in detail,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-interview-with-carl-f-bucherer-ceo-sascha-moeri-and-the-double-peripheral-tourbillon/feed/ 0 F. P. Journe Adds Bold Yellow Dials to Centigraphe Sport and Octa Sport Lines https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f-p-journe-adds-bold-yellow-dials-to-centigraphe-sport-and-octa-sport-lines/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f-p-journe-adds-bold-yellow-dials-to-centigraphe-sport-and-octa-sport-lines/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:14:51 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29262 F.P. Journe revisits two important sports watches with updated newness just in time for the holidays. Now, lovers of the F.P. Journe Centigraphe Sport and Octa Sport watches can find them in a 44mm case made of Grade 5 Titanium darkened to an anthracite color and featuring bold yellow dials. Each of these watches features…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f-p-journe-adds-bold-yellow-dials-to-centigraphe-sport-and-octa-sport-lines/feed/ 0 Fossil Group, Citizen Watch Company To Create Hybrid Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/fossil-group-citizen-watch-company-to-create-hybrid-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/fossil-group-citizen-watch-company-to-create-hybrid-watches/#respond Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:31:02 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29255 Recently, Japanese watch brand, Citizen, signed an exclusive agreement licensing hybrid Smartwatch Technology from the Fossil Group, which specializes in watches and wearables.   The multi-year agreement will enable Citizen to  produce and sell hybrid smart watches that combine both watch and smart technology. I covered this topic recently in my Perfect Timing column on Forbes.com,…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/fossil-group-citizen-watch-company-to-create-hybrid-watches/feed/ 0 Hamilton Unveils Jazzmaster Regulator Cinema Watch, Honors Filmakers https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-unveils-jazzmaster-regulator-cinema-watch-honors-filmakers/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-unveils-jazzmaster-regulator-cinema-watch-honors-filmakers/#respond Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:21:45 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29246 Earlier this month, Hamilton Watch Company sponsored the 10th Behind the Camera Awards in Los Angeles. The event is  dedicated to the men and women who are typically behind the scenes when it comes to making today’s top movies. This year, the brand also unveiled a new timepiece for the occasion, the Hamilton Jazzmaster Regulator Cinema watch.…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hamilton-unveils-jazzmaster-regulator-cinema-watch-honors-filmakers/feed/ 0 Hands On: Carl F. Bucherer Heritage Tourbillon Double Peripheral LE Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/carl-f-bucherer-celebrates-130-years-unveils-tourbillon-double-peripheral-le/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/carl-f-bucherer-celebrates-130-years-unveils-tourbillon-double-peripheral-le/#respond Mon, 12 Nov 2018 10:04:51 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29236 This year marks the 130th anniversary of the Lucerne-Switzerland-based Carl F. Bucherer watch brand, and the company is celebrating in style. Recently in New York, the brand’s CEO Sascha Moeri announced the launch of the new Heritage Collection, designed to pay homage to the brands rich watchmaking roots, and unveiled the Heritage Tourbillon Double Peripheral…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/carl-f-bucherer-celebrates-130-years-unveils-tourbillon-double-peripheral-le/feed/ 0 GPHG 2018: Complete List Of Winners, Including Jean-Claude Biver https://www.atimelyperspective.com/gphg-2018-complete-list-of-winners-including-jean-claude-biver/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/gphg-2018-complete-list-of-winners-including-jean-claude-biver/#respond Fri, 09 Nov 2018 20:11:36 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29231 Today in Geneva, the GPHG 2018 Awards took place. Here we bring you a look at the winners in every category of the event. “AIGUILLE D’OR” GRAND PRIX Bovet 1822 Récital 22 Grand Récital   LADIES’ WATCH PRIZE Chanel Boy-friend Skeleton LADIES’ COMPLICATION WATCH PRIZE Van Cleef & Arpels Lady Arpels Planétarium     MEN’S…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/gphg-2018-complete-list-of-winners-including-jean-claude-biver/feed/ 0 Bovet 1822 Wins Aiguille D’Or Grand Prize at GPHG 2018 for Recital 22 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bovet-1822-wins-aiguille-dor-grand-prize-at-gphg-2018-for-recital-22/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bovet-1822-wins-aiguille-dor-grand-prize-at-gphg-2018-for-recital-22/#respond Fri, 09 Nov 2018 19:57:36 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29227 Today at the GPHG 2018 awards in Geneva, Bovet 1822 took home the  Aiguille D’OR Grand Prize for its Recital 22 Grand Recital, a nine-day flying tourbillon, Tellurium-Orrery and retrograde perpetual calendar. “The Récital 22 Grand Récital tourbillon forms the third chapter in the poetic celestial watchmaking narrative begun by Pascal Raffy and the Maison’s…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/bovet-1822-wins-aiguille-dor-grand-prize-at-gphg-2018-for-recital-22/feed/ 0 DeBethune Wins GPHG Chronometry Prize for DB25 Starry Varius Chronometre Tourbillon https://www.atimelyperspective.com/debethune-wins-gphg-chronometry-prize-for-db25-starry-varius-chronometre-tourbillon/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/debethune-wins-gphg-chronometry-prize-for-db25-starry-varius-chronometre-tourbillon/#respond Fri, 09 Nov 2018 19:44:22 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29222 At the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) award ceremony that took place this evening at the Théâtre du Léman, in Geneva,  De Bethune received the prestigious Chronometry Watch Prize for its new DB25 Starry Varius Chronomètre Tourbillon model. “We should all believe in our lucky star! Just a year after taking the brand in…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/debethune-wins-gphg-chronometry-prize-for-db25-starry-varius-chronometre-tourbillon/feed/ 0 Citizen, Disney, Marvel Avengers Watches (prices) — Powerful Combination https://www.atimelyperspective.com/citizen-disney-marvel-avengers-watches-prices-powerful-combination/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/citizen-disney-marvel-avengers-watches-prices-powerful-combination/#respond Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:44:02 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29205 Earlier this year, Citizen Watch Company announced that it would be the Official Timepiece of  two world-class Disney resorts: Walt Disney World(R) Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL,  and Disneyland Resort in California, as well as of Marvel New Media’s Creative Space.  In this relationship, Citizen’s logo will grace the Main Street USA clocks around…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/citizen-disney-marvel-avengers-watches-prices-powerful-combination/feed/ 0 Six Tips On How To Care For Your Luxury Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-tips-on-how-to-care-for-your-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-tips-on-how-to-care-for-your-watch/#respond Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:45:42 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29099 Just like you would take care of your jewelry or your car, a fine watch also needs to be properly cared for in order to ensure optimal precision and performance. Additionally, cleaning the exterior of your watch keep it looking great. Here we bring you six tips for proper care. Proper cleaning.  Before you put…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-tips-on-how-to-care-for-your-watch/feed/ 0 How To Decide What Watch Strap Or Bracelet Is Right For You https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-to-decide-what-watch-strap-or-bracelet-is-right-for-you/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-to-decide-what-watch-strap-or-bracelet-is-right-for-you/#respond Mon, 05 Nov 2018 14:05:41 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29091 We get a lot of questions about whether it is better to have a leather strap, a rubber strap or a metal bracelet on a watch. The answer really depends on your use of the watch and where/how you wear it. Things such as cold, heat, moisture, humidity, water and excessive wear and tear play…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/how-to-decide-what-watch-strap-or-bracelet-is-right-for-you/feed/ 0 Six Reasons Why You Need The Rolex DeepSea Oystersteel Watch https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-reasons-why-you-need-the-rolex-deepsea-oystersteel-watch/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-reasons-why-you-need-the-rolex-deepsea-oystersteel-watch/#respond Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:25:33 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28298 To those in the know, Rolex is all about precision and performance, and for the unveiling earlier this year of its newest Oyster Perpetual Rolex Deepsea watch, the brand pulled out all the stops adding significant features that make this watch water resistant to more than 12,800 feet and able to go the distance with…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-reasons-why-you-need-the-rolex-deepsea-oystersteel-watch/feed/ 0 Tockr Unveils Commemorative Air Force Edition D-Day C-47 Watch With ‘That’s All, Brother’ Dial https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tockr-unveils-commemorative-air-force-edition-d-day-c-47-watch-with-thats-all-brother-dial/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tockr-unveils-commemorative-air-force-edition-d-day-c-47-watch-with-thats-all-brother-dial/#respond Thu, 01 Nov 2018 12:17:09 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29076 Today, young independent Austin,Texas-based watch brand Tockr unveils its Air Force inspired D-Day C-47  Limited Edition watch — using material from the famed “That’s All, Brother” paratrooper transport plane that flew on D-Day,  June 5, 1944, leading a formation of more than 800 aircraft all abiding by strict radio silence. That C-47 Skytrain had a very…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/tockr-unveils-commemorative-air-force-edition-d-day-c-47-watch-with-thats-all-brother-dial/feed/ 0 Six Scary Skull Watches For Halloween (Video) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-scary-skull-watches-for-halloween-video/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-scary-skull-watches-for-halloween-video/#respond Wed, 31 Oct 2018 10:57:09 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29175 For Halloween, we thought it would be fun to bring a simple gallery of six spectacular skull watches that are not just perfect for Halloween, but also for year round. These timepieces are works of art and craftsmanship — and worthy of more than a simple glance. Scroll down for a great video of one…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/six-scary-skull-watches-for-halloween-video/feed/ 0 Watch Review: Jekyll & Hyde Watches … Not Just For Halloween https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-jekyll-hyde-watches-not-just-for-halloween/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-jekyll-hyde-watches-not-just-for-halloween/#respond Tue, 30 Oct 2018 11:42:55 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29164 With Halloween being today, it makes sense to take a look at some interesting watches that make the dark side lighter. Such is the case with Jekyll & Hyde watches, which we reviewed when they first were released to the market. Because this brand has a fresh take on the double personality, we like the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-jekyll-hyde-watches-not-just-for-halloween/feed/ 0 WatchTime New York 2018: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watchtime-new-york-2018-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watchtime-new-york-2018-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly/#respond Mon, 29 Oct 2018 15:32:33 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29167 I’ve been known in the past to take a close look at the shows and bring the good, the bad and the ugly to the forefront. After spending a weekend in New York, it’s time to take a close-up look at WatchTime New York 2018. The Good About WatchTime New York To begin with, this…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watchtime-new-york-2018-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly/feed/ 0 Hands On: Roger Dubuis $417,000 Excalibur Quatuor Carbon With Four Sprung Balances https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-roger-dubuis-417000-excalibur-quatuor-carbon-with-four-sprung-balances/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-roger-dubuis-417000-excalibur-quatuor-carbon-with-four-sprung-balances/#respond Thu, 25 Oct 2018 13:10:07 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29130 Recently I had the distinct pleasure of joining haute horlogerie Swiss watch brand Roger Dubuis on the race tracks at Las Vegas Motor Speedway — where the brand was celebrating its relationship with Lamborghini (yes, I got to drive an actual Lamborghini racecar on the track) and with Pirelli. Throughout the multi-day event, we all…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hands-on-roger-dubuis-417000-excalibur-quatuor-carbon-with-four-sprung-balances/feed/ 0 Introducing The A. Lange & Sohne Datograph Up/Down Lumen In Platinum (price) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-a-lange-sohne-datograph-updown-lumen-in-platinum-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-a-lange-sohne-datograph-updown-lumen-in-platinum-price/#respond Wed, 24 Oct 2018 12:00:46 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29118 Taking a true classic and making it new isn’t always easy, but German watch brand A. Lange & Sohne makes it look easy time and again. Now the brand unveils a new twist to it beloved Datograph — releasing the platinum cased Datograph Up/Down Lumen. The Datograph, the brand’s first proprietary chronograph caliber with column-wheel…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-a-lange-sohne-datograph-updown-lumen-in-platinum-price/feed/ 0 L’Ecole Paris Jewelry School, With Van Cleef & Arpels, Offers Classes, Exhibitions in New York https://www.atimelyperspective.com/lecole-paris-jewelry-school-with-van-cleef-arpels-offers-classes-exhibitions-in-new-york/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/lecole-paris-jewelry-school-with-van-cleef-arpels-offers-classes-exhibitions-in-new-york/#respond Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:23:51 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29023 Paris-based L’Ecole, School of Jewelry Arts, fully supported by Van Cleef & Arpels, is the first of its kind to be open to everyone from novices to experts in the field of jewelry arts. Typically based in  Paris, the school, which offers monthly classes in Paris in both English and French,  has created a series…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/lecole-paris-jewelry-school-with-van-cleef-arpels-offers-classes-exhibitions-in-new-york/feed/ 0 James Marsden of X Men and F1 Racer Lewis Hamilton Talk Performance At IWC https://www.atimelyperspective.com/james-marsden-of-x-men-and-f1-racer-lewis-hamilton-talk-performance-at-iwc/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/james-marsden-of-x-men-and-f1-racer-lewis-hamilton-talk-performance-at-iwc/#respond Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:10:07 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29153 Last week, IWC hosted a panel discussion at their NYC flagship boutique store between actor James Marsden, most known for his role as Cyclops on X Men, and renowned world F1 racing champion Lewis Hamilton. The discussion between brand ambassadors covered what performance and preparation mean to them and how they’ve come to embody the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/james-marsden-of-x-men-and-f1-racer-lewis-hamilton-talk-performance-at-iwc/feed/ 0 Ulysse Nardin Unveils Diver Chronometers, Becomes Official Timekeeper Of Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-unveils-diver-becomes-official-timekeeper-of-fort-lauderdale-international-boat-show-prices-ulysse-nardin-great-white/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-unveils-diver-becomes-official-timekeeper-of-fort-lauderdale-international-boat-show-prices-ulysse-nardin-great-white/#respond Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:29:12 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29109 It has been a very busy month for Swiss watch brand Ulysse Nardin. Following its extraordinary unveiling in September of the Torpilleur Military Semper Fortis watch, the brand went on in October to not only unveil an all-new Diver Chronometer collection, and now announces its role as the Official Timekeeper of the Fort Lauderdale International…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/ulysse-nardin-unveils-diver-becomes-official-timekeeper-of-fort-lauderdale-international-boat-show-prices-ulysse-nardin-great-white/feed/ 0 Armin Strom Unveils Dual-Time Resonance Masterpiece 1 Watch (Prices) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-dual-time-resonance-masterpiece-1-watch-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-dual-time-resonance-masterpiece-1-watch-prices/#respond Thu, 18 Oct 2018 13:18:05 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29026 Last week,  Swiss independent watch brand Armin Strom — a master at resonance  — unveiled  the Armin Strom Dual-Time Resonance Masterpiece 1 watch.  The complex timepiece — in both looks and technology — combines two independent movements that display two different time zones with increased  precision thanks to a highly technical watchmaking feat known as…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/armin-strom-unveils-dual-time-resonance-masterpiece-1-watch-prices/feed/ 0 Hublot And Chris Aire Settle Important ‘Red Gold’ Lawsuit Out Of Court https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-and-chris-aire-settle-important-red-gold-lawsuit-out-of-court/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-and-chris-aire-settle-important-red-gold-lawsuit-out-of-court/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:08:12 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29049 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/hublot-and-chris-aire-settle-important-red-gold-lawsuit-out-of-court/feed/ 0 Video: Revisiting The MB&F Kelys & Chirp Turtle Automaton, Still Available For Sale https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-a-second-look-at-mbf-kelys-chirp-turtle-automaton/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-a-second-look-at-mbf-kelys-chirp-turtle-automaton/#respond Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:26:49 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28478 Earlier this year at the SIHH 2018, MB&F officially unveiled the Kelys & Chirp Turtle Automaton. Recently, in my travels, i came upon one of the creatures, which made me smile and remember the simple beauty of mechanics and nature. As such, we are revisiting this mechanical marvel today. Upon activation, the adorable turtle crawls…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/video-a-second-look-at-mbf-kelys-chirp-turtle-automaton/feed/ 0 Watch Review: The Truth About Patek Philippe’s New Twenty-4 Automatic Watches (Prices) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-the-truth-about-patek-philippes-new-twenty-4-automatic-watches-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-the-truth-about-patek-philippes-new-twenty-4-automatic-watches-prices/#comments Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:11:52 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29021 Last week I had the distinct pleasure of joining Patek Philippe in Milan for the global launch of an all-new collection for women. Well, at least I thought it was an all-new collection for women. However, when the announcement was made, it was for the Twenty-4 Automatic. The brand has had the Twenty-4 collection for…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-the-truth-about-patek-philippes-new-twenty-4-automatic-watches-prices/feed/ 1 Actor Ryan Gosling Wears Omega Speedmaster in ‘First Man’ Movie Hitting Big Screens Today https://www.atimelyperspective.com/actor-ryan-gosling-wears-omega-speedmaster-in-first-man-movie-hitting-big-screens-today/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/actor-ryan-gosling-wears-omega-speedmaster-in-first-man-movie-hitting-big-screens-today/#respond Fri, 12 Oct 2018 13:33:19 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=29007 In theaters today: First Man, starring Ryan Gosling and the Omega Speedmaster. Today, Universal Pictures First Man movie makes its debut on big screens across America. On the wrist of actor Ryan Gosling — who plays astronaut Neil Armstrong —  sits an Omega Speedmaster watch. Not just as a movie prop but  because in real life  it…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/actor-ryan-gosling-wears-omega-speedmaster-in-first-man-movie-hitting-big-screens-today/feed/ 0 H. Moser & Cie Unveils Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept Watch With Vantablack Dial Or Fume Blue https://www.atimelyperspective.com/h-moser-cie-unveils-endeavour-perpetual-moon-concept-watch-with-vantablack-dial-or-fume-blue-prices/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/h-moser-cie-unveils-endeavour-perpetual-moon-concept-watch-with-vantablack-dial-or-fume-blue-prices/#respond Wed, 10 Oct 2018 11:21:03 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28970 Inspired by the Earth’s natural satellite, the moon, H. Moser & Cie pays homage to our lunar neighbor by releasing the Endeavour Perpetual Moon Concept. The piece is one of the most accurate moon phases to hit the market with only  one day’s deviation every 1027 years — a testament to the manufacturer’s technical prowess. Even…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/h-moser-cie-unveils-endeavour-perpetual-moon-concept-watch-with-vantablack-dial-or-fume-blue-prices/feed/ 0 Audemars Piguet Unveils Carolina Bucci Limited Edition Royal Oak Frosted Gold https://www.atimelyperspective.com/audemars-piguet-unveils-carolina-bucci-limited-edition-royal-oak-frosted-gold-watch-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/audemars-piguet-unveils-carolina-bucci-limited-edition-royal-oak-frosted-gold-watch-price/#respond Tue, 09 Oct 2018 12:24:53 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28955 Earlier this year at SIHH, Audemars Piguet unveiled  the Royal Oak Frosted Double Balance Wheel Openworked watch. A work of art and craftsmanship, the 37mm timepiece features a remarkable Frosted gold finish created by Carolina Bucci, whom the  brand has worked with for two years. Now, the brand releases a new 41mm Carolina Bucci Limited Edition…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/audemars-piguet-unveils-carolina-bucci-limited-edition-royal-oak-frosted-gold-watch-price/feed/ 0 Introducing The Hermes Slim d’Hermes Les Zebres de Tanzanie Watches https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-hermes-slim-dhermes-les-zebres-de-tanzanie-watches/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-hermes-slim-dhermes-les-zebres-de-tanzanie-watches/#respond Mon, 08 Oct 2018 09:39:17 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28985 Hermes regularly surprises and delights us with the magic it works for its artistic watches. Time and again we have witnessed this brand’s incredible prowess with wood marquetry, stone marquetry, enamel work and more. Now, however, the brand takes us to all new heights with the alluring  Hermes Slim d’Hermes “Les Zebres de Tanzanie” watch…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/introducing-the-hermes-slim-dhermes-les-zebres-de-tanzanie-watches/feed/ 0 Watch Review: Hands On With The Eterna-Matic KonTiki Super 1973 Watch (Price) https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-hands-on-with-the-eterna-matic-kontiki-super-1973-watch-price/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-hands-on-with-the-eterna-matic-kontiki-super-1973-watch-price/#respond Fri, 05 Oct 2018 10:41:02 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28906 Eterna is a Swiss watch brand with a great history of firsts in both watchmaking and seafaring. In fact, its KonTiki line is named after the 1947 KonTiki ocean expedition, wherein scientist Thor Heyerdahl and five others crossed the Pacific on a wooden craft to prove that other earlier civilizations could have done so. They…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/watch-review-hands-on-with-the-eterna-matic-kontiki-super-1973-watch-price/feed/ 0 Don’t Miss WatchTime New York 2018 Open-To-The-Public Watch Event https://www.atimelyperspective.com/dont-miss-watchtime-new-york-2018-open-to-the-public-watch-event/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/dont-miss-watchtime-new-york-2018-open-to-the-public-watch-event/#respond Thu, 04 Oct 2018 13:38:13 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28785 Later this month, on October 26 and 27th, WatchTime New York returns to Gotham Hall in New York City. The event is action packed, watch packed and informative … not to mention fun.  Each year, hundreds of watch collectors and enthusiasts from around the world converge on Gotham Hall for WatchTime New York — – now in its fourth…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/dont-miss-watchtime-new-york-2018-open-to-the-public-watch-event/feed/ 0 F. P. Journe Records Sonnerie Souveraine To Offer Exceptional Binaural Sound https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f-p-journe-records-sonnerie-souveraine-to-offer-exceptional-binaural-sound/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f-p-journe-records-sonnerie-souveraine-to-offer-exceptional-binaural-sound/#respond Wed, 03 Oct 2018 13:14:14 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28853 Calling it a horological world premiere, F. P. Journe unveils the  binaural sound of his spectacular Sonnerie Souveraine — just months after announcing he would stop making the Sonnerie Souveraine —  recorded in a special sound chamber of the EPFL (one of Switzerland’s two federal polytechnics schools) using  “artificial ears with microphones.” All four walls…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/f-p-journe-records-sonnerie-souveraine-to-offer-exceptional-binaural-sound/feed/ 0 Zenith Sponsors The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride For Charity, Highlights Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up Black https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-sponsors-the-distinguished-gentlemans-ride-for-charity-highlights-pilot-type-20-chronograph-ton-up-black/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-sponsors-the-distinguished-gentlemans-ride-for-charity-highlights-pilot-type-20-chronograph-ton-up-black/#respond Tue, 02 Oct 2018 14:31:10 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28948 This past weekend, more than 112,000 people rode classic motorcycles in the streets of 648 cities in 102 countries to benefit The Movember Foundation, dedicated to supporting prostate cancer research and men’s mental health. This marks the third year that Zenith has participated.The brand also featured the Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton Up Black as the…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/zenith-sponsors-the-distinguished-gentlemans-ride-for-charity-highlights-pilot-type-20-chronograph-ton-up-black/feed/ 0 Will The Relaunched, Affordable Ikepod Watches Work? https://www.atimelyperspective.com/will-the-relaunched-affordable-ikepod-watches-work/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/will-the-relaunched-affordable-ikepod-watches-work/#respond Mon, 01 Oct 2018 09:29:06 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28932 Swiss watch brand IKEPOD is back, but it has an all-new direction than it did nearly 25 years ago when it first launched in 1994. That new direction: Affordable watches. For those who most likely won’t remember, but have heard of and maybe even collected, Ikepod was a brand designed originally by Marc Newson in…]]> https://www.atimelyperspective.com/will-the-relaunched-affordable-ikepod-watches-work/feed/ 0 Gem Awards Nominees Announced, Stewart Wicht of Rolex Named Lifetime Achievement Winner https://www.atimelyperspective.com/gem-awards-nominees-announced-stewart-wicht-of-rolex-named-lifetime-achievement-winner/ https://www.atimelyperspective.com/gem-awards-nominees-announced-stewart-wicht-of-rolex-named-lifetime-achievement-winner/#respond Sun, 30 Sep 2018 14:03:49 +0000 http://www.atimelyperspective.com/?p=28847 https://www.atimelyperspective.com/gem-awards-nominees-announced-stewart-wicht-of-rolex-named-lifetime-achievement-winner/feed/ 0