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Turn your watches and clocks ahead by one hour at 2:00 this Sunday morning for the start of Daylight Saving Time. (Photo: R. Naas)

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…

Time Capsules – Product: Stefan Johansson Releases Three Great New Vaxjo Watches

As you may recall, a little under a year ago, Atimelyperspective reported on Stefan Johansson’s Vaxjo Collection here. It is a sports watch line created to incorporate both precision and durability with a bold look. Johansson, a professional race car driver, knows all about the importance of being in the moment, and connects the language…

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Weekend Sojourn: Montegrappa Celebrates St. Moritz with New Limited Edition Writing Instruments

Montegrappa, Italy’s revered manufacturer of writing instruments introduces a new quartet of pens for 2012 to honor and capture the essence of St. Moritz. This Swiss destination in the Engadin Valley began to prosper more 150 years ago, when it not only became known as a prestigious ski resort, but also launched the Alps as…

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Breaking News: Audemars Piguet Unveils Leo Messi Royal Oak Watch

Born Lionel Messi, but better known as Leo Messi, this premier Argentina-born soccer (football in Europe) player is currently Barcelona Teams’ all-time top scorer in official club competitions. The 25-year-old Messi, has incredible drive and motivation and continues to play at the top of his game – always striving for excellence.  As such, it comes…

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Around the World: Lange Celebrates Legacy of the Lange 1 Family

By Samantha Walsh Just recently, at NEUE Galarie, Museum for German and Austrian Art, A. Lange & Sohne celebrated its legacy of the Lange 1 family – a particularly exciting event, as this year the brand launched three new Lange 1 timepieces: the Lange 1 Tourbillon Perpetual Calendar, the new Grande Lange 1, and the…

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ATimelyEvent: Breguet Celebrates Aviation Watch Heritage

If you are in New York this week- through Sunday July 8th — you won’t want to miss this great Breguet exhibit celebrating a century in aviation-inspired timepieces that is on display at the Breguet Boutique on Fifth Avenue (711 Fifth Avenue, between 55th and 56th Streets). The exhibition, “Breguet: Watchmaker, Aviator, Innovator,” was unveiled…

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Weekend Sojourn: Claudio Pino’s Kinetic Rings – Ring a ding ding

By Samantha Walsh Last month, fourteen jewelry artists from Montreal were selected to display their newest creations at an exhibition at the Aaron Faber Gallery in  New York City. The exhibition, called Innovation and Craftsmanship in Metal: Jewelry Artists of Quebec, was chocked with wonderfully creative pieces, including Claudio Pino’s extraordinary Kinetic Rings. By combining…

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Time Capsules: You Don’t Want to Miss this Great New Luna Watches from Ulysse Nardin

Ulysse Nardin, and the legendary Ludwig Oechslin, has done it again – unveiled great new watches that offer a unique and unusual moon function for men and women. You will recall the amazing Moonstruck watch that we wrote about in many publications – when we went to the observatory in Nice with Ulysse Nardin for its unveiling.…

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