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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…

Around the World: Audemars Piguet’s Hydroptere Sponsorship

I had the extreme pleasure recently of joining Audemars Piguet in St. Tropez – to go sailing with the brand on its newest venture – L’Hydropte’re. Those of us who know Audemars Piguet know this cutting-edge luxury brand has always been on the fast track. This is especially true with its involvement with new materials,…

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Video: The Minute Repeater

Repeating Time – such a Luxury Every once in a while, this industry amazes us. We all know there are stunning, complex timepieces out there being made every day. Yet not all of us are privileged enough to truly witness the behind-the-scenes marvels. Thanks to www.AWJOnlineTV.com, and www.hautehorlogerie.org, we witness here the concept of the…

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Time Capsules: News — Frederique Constant Unveils Cohiba Watch Collection

Tying in to cigars and turning up the heat, Frederique Constant recently announced its partnership with Cohiba  at one of New York City’s most exclusive clubs: Club Macanudo – and unveiled its automatic Frederique Constant for Cohiba Limited Edition watches.   Cigars were smoldering all night long – making those who don’t like the smoke leave the…

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