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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…

Video: Antiquorum Unveils the 40 Only Watch 2011 Auction Lots

In one amazing video released herein, Antiquorum Auctioneers’ Julien Schaerer presents the 40 Lots that will be up for auction at  the Only Watch 2011 event  on September 23rd  in Monaco. Here at Atimelyperspective, we have shown several of these horological wonders individually with details but now you can witness each and every one of…

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Breaking News: Ulysse Nardin Watches Acquires Donze Cadrans SA, Dial Enameller

In one of the more important moves among  Swiss watch brands lately, Ulysse Nardin SA  has acquired 100 percent of the family owned Donze’ Cadrans watch dial  enameling company, ensuring the continued growth of both firms.  The previous owners of Donze’ Cadrans had opted to retire and, according to Patrik Hoffmann, Ulysse Nardin CEO, “The…

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Video: Jaeger-LeCoultre Unveils Haute Joaillerie Reversos

In true Jaeger-LeCoultre style, the brand releases several one-of-a-kind and limited-edition Reverso watches that are inspired by the unique atmosphere of the famed city of Venice. These haute joaillerie designs recall the 68th Venice International Film Festival that Jaeger-LeCoultre sponsored (the seventh in a row) in its passionate relationship with the arts. Among the newest…

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Breaking News: IWC Unveils Portuguese Siderale Scafusia –Swiss Luxury Watches Just Got Better

It’s hard to believe that IWC Schaffhausen could top its already incredible Swiss Luxury Watch –the Il Destriero Scafusia – one of the most complicated watches in the world – but as of this weekend – it has come close to doing so – and in true IWC style! For those who really know and love IWC…

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Around the World: Racing at its Finest – Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Being an avid car lover since I was 12 years old, getting an invitation from Rolex to join them at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion was an amazing opportunity. This race – which takes place over a classic car weekend in Monterey – is known as one of the most iconic of its type, with…

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Weekend Sojourn: 2011 Pebble Beach Concours d’ Elegance with Rolex – Great Hood Ornaments!

Earlier this week I wrote about the Concours d’ Elegance and some of the most fantastic cars seen there. Today, while we on the US Eastern Seaboard await the wrath of Hurricane Irene, writing about storm watches — or watches that weather the storm — just doesn’t do it. Instead, Atimelyperspective brings you something more…

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Time Capsules: Rolex Extravaganza – Experience this Submariner

Between the Concours d’ Elegance, reported about just the other day, and the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, coming up next – this is a Rolex extravaganza here at  Atimelyperspective – so why not throw  a great Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner into the mix.   This Rolex Oyster Perpetual Submariner Date is crafted in stainless steel…

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Time Capsules: Best Men’s Watches just got Better – Urwerk Unveils UR-1001 Zeit Device

Urwerk – known for its bold timepieces, innovative stance and complex creativity – unveils the new Zeit Device (time device). This grand complication marks time in seconds, minutes, hours, date, month, years, 100 years and times for 1,000 years – with day/night indication.  The Urwerk Zeit Device accomplishes all of this via a host of…

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