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Dean Schneider at Hakuna Mipaka Sanctuary.

  (Portions of this article by Roberta Naas first appeared on Forbes.) Perhaps so than ever before, today’s  watch brands are  environmentally conscious and have been leading the way towards preservation of Earth’s resources for a couple of decades now. Some have even pulled out all the stops in recent years to create timepieces with…

DeGrisogono Unveils High-Tech, Haute Horology Instrumento No. Uno Tourbillon

By Gordon Henderson Founded in 1993 by Fawaz Gruosi, de Grisogono launched as a premier high-end jewelry manufacturer. Gruosi is known for his passion and intensity surrounding the products he creates and  routinely turns out one-of-a-kind masterpieces featuring precious stones and black diamonds. Affectionately referred to as the King of Black Diamonds, Gruosi added to his…

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SEIKO’ s Astron GPS Solar Chronograph Is A Logical Choice With Luxurious Taste

Affordable Watch Wednesdays have become a continuous theme here at ATimelyPerspective to highlight the logical side of luxurious timepieces. We’ve recently had the opportunity to wear SEIKO’s Astron GPS Solar Chronograph 8x series, mo SSE017. In short, it was a very satisfying experience. There’s a range in quality and an overall feel of an “affordable”…

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Breguet Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Tradition Line with new Minute Repeater Tourbillon 7087

By Gordon Henderson Breguet as a brand has, since it’s founding, been at the forefront of horological innovations. The company is able to claim a number of game-changing firsts: the first self-winding movement, the first striking repeating watch operated by gong spring rather than a bell,  and the first Tourbillon (among others). As such, the brand regularly…

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Las Vegas Watch and Jewelry Week Reveals a Roster of Well-Crafted Sports Watches

By Marie A. Picon Versatile, attractive and typically feature-packed, sport watches have been edging out dress watches as wardrobe essentials for years now. If your go-to daily wearer is “garage” than “gala,” “cockpit” than “conservatory,” then watchmakers had consumers like you in mind as they prepared for this year’s Couture and JCK trade…

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