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Dubai Watch Week

It happened in late November, just before we here in America celebrate Thanksgiving. Which is why this report is a bit late. What am I talking about? Dubai Watch Week. While I have already written several articles about Dubai Watch Week (DWW) already for some of the other publications I write for (including a story…

Time Capsules: Product – Audemars Piguet Launches Sebastian Buemi Royal Oak

If you know auto racing, you know rookie F1 racer Sebastien Buemi. This Swiss 23-year-old driver has been enjoying strong racing seasons with Toro Rosso for several years now, including placing 8th in the Canada race in 2010. What’s more, he is one of Audemars Piguet’s motorsports ambassadors, joining legend Michael Schumacher.   Now, Audemars Piguet releases…

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Weekend Sojourn: Best Cars of 2012 make a great holiday gifts for 2011

We’ve had a lot of emails about great gifts for the holidays that span beyond timepieces. If you’re looking for an amazing gift that sends power to the soul, think a great car that goes fast and offers looks and gusto. This holiday season, you may be able to find a great car as a…

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Time Capsules: Product — Bremont Watches Ejection-Seat Test the MB Series

The English Brothers – both pilots – have one of the most interesting stories to tell. Theirs is a story of life, death, flight and time – time that translates to the Bremont Watch Co.  Just a few years old, Bremont Watch Company has fast made a global name for itself. Founded by Nick and…

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A Timely Event: Friday Night in LA, Classics with Andrea Bocelli and Girard-Perregaux

This Friday night, if you are looking for a great time in LA, attend a gala event at the Beverly Hilton featuring the world’s highest selling solo artist in classical music, Andrea Bocelli, as he launches the Andrea Bocelli Foundation. The Benefit Gala on December 9 features a  special performance by Bocelli, as well as…

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Time Capsules : Product – Hublot Watches Partners with Ferrari, Unveils Big Bang Ferrari

Well, ok, for those in the know, the Ferrari watch license has gone around the block more than a couple of  times. Way back a couple of decades ago, a division of the then Cartier Group was producing Ferrari accessories, writing instruments and timepieces. Then came the famous Girard-Perregaux alliance approximately a decade ago, followed…

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Time Capsules: Breaking News – HYT Watches with Liquid Time?!

This one is  way cool — and certainly different. Here, A ATimelyperspective brings a first look at the newest HYT watch – slated to be unveiled in BaselWorld in March.  The timepiece is the first ever featuring mechanical and liquid time indications. From HYT — the Hydro Mechanical Horologists – the watch movement is a…

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Around the world: Rado Watch Launches True Thinline and Opens First Boutique in the Americas – in St. Maarten

This past weekend, we had the wonderful experience of traveling with Rado to St. Maarten, where the brand opened its very first America’s Boutique – adjacent to Joe’s Jewelry along Front Street, the main shopping street, in Phillipsburg.  Additionally, the brand officially launched the incredibly alluring True Thinline ceramic watch. Since 1986, when Rado launched…

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Time Capsules- News: Baume & Mercier Shows the Charitable Side of its Moments

By Dara Hinshaw A few nights ago, we joined Tourneau at the Tourneau TimeMachine for Baume & Mercier’s Winter Seaside Celebration; the main floor was packed with people.  Baume & Mercier, known for its affordable luxury timepieces, partnered with Tourneau to benefit the charity Love146, which works to end child sex slavery and exploitation.  The evening…

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Time Capsules: Commentary – Fun Facts – The Wristwatch from the 1920’s to 1940

Recently, we brought readers a little insight into the birth of the wristwatch – for those who enjoy a little history and some fun facts.  Continuing that saga, which covered the turn of and the first two decades of the 20th century (see that coverage here), we now bring you perspective on how the wristwatch…

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Weekend Sojourn: Dinosaurs Invade the Franklin Institute

Looking for something to do that is great fun and maybe even informative? Plan on going to Philadelphia for a weekend – and try to be there  on December 10, when an exciting new exhibit makes it debut at  The Franklin Institute. Giant Mysterious Dinosaurs is set to premiere December 10, 2011 and run through…

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