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TAG Heuer Carrera Silver 160 Years Limited Edition watch

It’s a big year for TAG Heuer as the Swiss watch brand celebrates 160 years. While there will be a host of events and new products to commemorate this big birthday, one of the first is the unveiling of the new Carrera 160 Years Silver Limited edition watch based on an iconic design from the…

Cartier In Motion: Six Top Cartier Watches From the Still-Open London Exhibit (slide show)

Don’t miss the opportunity to see some of the finest timepieces ever made by Cartier — the Cartier in Motion exhibit that openedat the London Design Museum in late May — curated by Norman Foster — is open until July 28th. The exhibit includes timepieces from the early 20th century to present day and explores the shapes and design evolution of Cartier…

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Chess Anyone? American Watch Brand RGM Unveils ‘Chess in Enamel’ Watch for 25th Anniversary

The Chess in Enamel watch by American brand RGM Watches.

This year marks the 25th anniversary of American watch brand, RGM Watches, and the brand is well-poised to celebrate this milestone. Earlier in the week, we took a look at American watchmaking history, and we said we would be back with more on key brands, so here we are. RGM was started by Roland Murphy,…

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Roberta Naas to Cover Women’s Watches for Monochrome

Bulgari Serpenti Seduttori High Jewelry Secret Bangle watch (photo: Monochrome-Watches.com)

Those who know us here at ATimelyPerspective, know that our founder, Roberta Naas, has been covering watches for almost three-and-a-half decades and has written half a dozen books on the subjects of watches and time. Now, the award-winning writer joins the esteemed team at Monochrome-Watches.com — to cover women’s watches for the well-known watch site.…

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Introducing the Ulysse Nardin Marine Torpilleur: Technology and Affordability

The 42mm Ulysse Nardin Marine Torpilleur watch is a COSC-certified chronometer and represents a new opening price for the brand.

Luxury watch brand Ulysse Nardin has rich roots in the world of marine watches. With a nautical logo and years of  chronometer experience, the brand regularly turns out masterpiece watches meant for water use. Now, Ulysse Nardin unveils the Marine Torpilleur. A somewhat more sophisticated Marine watch, the Torpilleur has a slimmer silhouette even though it measures…

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Introducing the Corum Bubble and Big Bubble American Flag Watch (prices)

Corum Bubble American Flag 47mm watch is created in limited edition of 87 pieces

The famed Corum Bubble watch was begun as a fun and exclusive line that quickly stole collectors’s hearts. Over the years, the Bubble has emerged in all sorts of wonderful designs, with dials emulating skulls, pirates, art and more. Now, Corum unveils the Bubble American flag watch. Just in time for the fourth of July, America’s independence…

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Watches Made in America: An Overview of American Watch Brand History

RGM Pennsylvania Series PS-801-EE

Tomorrow we celebrate the 4th of July – Independence Day, which honors America’s hard-won independence from Great Britain, and our adoption of the Declaration of Independence. On July 4, 1776, the 13 colonies claimed their independence — an event that led to the formation of the United States of America. Many industries flourished over the years in the USA, including watchmaking.…

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American-Made Weiss Watch Company Unveils LE American Issue Field Watch in Blue

Weiss Limited American Issue Dark Blue watch

With America’s Independence Day around the corner, we thought it a good time to take a look at an American watch brand.  Weiss Watch Company is looking to shift the conversation about fine watch craftsmanship to the United States, and restore prestige to American watchmaking. The four-year young brand designs, builds and assembles its watches…

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Buyers of $257,000 Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series Car Can Buy Customized Porsche Design Watch

Porsche Design Chronograph 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series Watch

Car (and watch) lovers take note: if you are in the market for one of the 500  Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series cars being produced — and selling for  $257,200 —  then you are eligible to also buy a Porsche Design Chronograph 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series watch, as well, and have it customized to…

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Introducing Cuervo y Sobrinos Historiador Vuelo Horas Del Mundo

Cuervo y Sobrinos Historiador Vuelo Horas Del Mundo

Cuervo y Sobrinos is a brand we love here at ATimelyPerspective. Not as well known as the big brands, the company has roots in Havana, Cuba, and today is Swiss made but still recalls its Cuban heritage.  Now, Cuervo y Sobrinos unveils the alluring Historiador Vuelo Horas Del Mundo– world time watch — with a special…

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