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HYT Soonow

For those who love HYT — the watch brand with fluid to indicate time — you will either love or hate the all-new Soonow collection. Playing off of the skull concept (not new to HYT), the news series features a uniquely bold design that showcases a three-dimensional look beneath the dial. Essentially, each titanium is…

American Watchmakers – Clockmakers Institute Announce Florida Convention

watchmaking demonstrations and classes will be part of the 7th annual Madison Avenue Watch Week event.

For those die-hard lovers of the intricacies of watchmaking, take note:  The American Watchmakers-Clockmakers Institute will host its annual convention October 4–7, 2017, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Tampa Airport—Westshore hotel in Tampa, Fla. The event, which includes a vendor fair with tools, technology and more, also offers more than 12 hours of education. Additionally, a tour of watchband…

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‘The Naked Watchmaker’ By Peter Speake-Marin Goes Live (Exclusive interview)

Peter Speake-Marin Unveils 'The Naked Watchmaker' today.

In June, we broke the news via an exclusive interview that top-notch watchmaker Peter Speake-Marin was leaving the eponymous brand he founded and starting something new: The Naked Watchmaker. While he is not watchmaking in the nude (who knows, though, he may do that from time to time in the privacy of his workshops), he…

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Longines Official Timekeeper of Hampton Classic Horse Show, Equestrian Collection is Official Watch

in the shape of its stainless-steel case, this Longines Equestrian timepiece features a silver-coloured “damier” dial enhanced by blued-steel hands and adorned with diamond indexes. The polished stainless-steel case and bracelet are further enhanced by the 60 Wesselton VVS diamonds, for a total of 0.504 carats, surrounding its bezel.

With a long and storied past revolving around the equestrian world, Swiss watch brand Longines is the Official Timekeeper of this weekend’s exciting Hamptons Classic Horse Show. Additionally, the brand’s much-coveted Equestrian Collection is the Official Timepiece of the event. There are a host of different events during the Hampton Classic, which began on August 27…

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Meet the Manufacture Royale ADN Collection: Good Looks, Great Function

Manufacture Royale ADN in Black DLC and forged carbon.

Manufacture Royale is a brand we have written about several times here, as we love the masterful technology this brand brings to the forefront.  This year, the brand unveils an interesting new collection that is making its way to stores now: the ADN (DNA).  The watch houses the brand’s  ninth calibre—the MR09 with flying tourbillon,…

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It’s No Mistake (or is it?): Lady Gaga Joins Tudor Watch Brand’s ‘Born to Dare’ Ethos

Lady Gaga Joins Tudor "Born to Dare" campaign as brand ambassador.

You may have heard the news that singer, style icon and daring performer Lady Gaga has joined the Tudor watch brand family as a brand ambassador. The news was announced yesterday and had some watch publications fawning all over. We, on the other hand, just didn’t  jump for joy at the news for a host…

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Tennis Brothers Bob Bryan, Mike Bryan New Brand Ambassadors for Baume & Mercier

Tennis stars Bob and Mike Bryan join Baume & Mercier as brand ambassadors. Photo taken at the Citi Open at Rock Creek Tennis Center on July 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by © 2017. Patrick McDermott Photography, LLC. All Rights Reserved.)

The US Open officially begins today, so expect to see a lot of tennis/watch news here on ATimelyPerspective. The big news right now is that Baume & Mercier has brought the Bryan brothers on board as brand ambassadors. Identical twins Mike Bryan and Bob Bryan are both tennis stars with a host of accomplishments behind them.…

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Top Three Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Watches Honor 25th Anniversary: Master Control Date, Chronograph, Geographic)

Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Automatic Date watch celebrates 25 years.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of one of its most celebrated watch lines by Jaeger-LeCoultre: the Master Control Series. To celebrate, the brand unveils three new watches with updated design and technical appeal: Master Control Date, Master Control Chronograph, and Master Control Geographic. Here we take a close up look at each of these…

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Franck Muller and Parmigiani Fleurier Participate in Monterey Classic Car Week

LaFerrari Aperta on display at the Franck Muller exhibit (with Neiman Marcus) at the Concorso Italiano in Monterey.

Yesterday we brought you a look at the winner of the Rolex Best of Show Award at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance event in Monterey, California. Today, we take a look at a few watch brands (other than Rolex) involved in the Monterey Classic Car week events. Franck Muller At the 2017 Concorso Italiano event…

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