Interviews with celebrities, watch brand ambassadors and watch brand executives.

Video Interview: Stephen Forsey of Greubel Forsey Talks Haute Horology With Roberta Naas

Greubel Forsey GMT Earth

There is no denying that Swiss brand Greubel Forsey is a real force in the industry. This is the brand that has consistently pushed the envelop of innovation since its inception just under 15 years ago. In fact, after four years of research and development, they unveiled their first Double Tourbillon 30 degrees in 2004.…

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Video Interview: Fiona Kruger Talks About Chaos

Video Interview: Roberta Naas of ATimelyPerspective.com with Fiona Kruger

Recently at WatchTime New York, we had the opportunity to speak at length and on video with the wonderful Fiona Kruger. Not a watchmaker, but a designer who likes to do things differently, Scottish-born Kruger is perhaps best known for her incredible Skull watches. Recently, though, she introduced her second new collection, Chaos, and her…

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James Marsden of X Men and F1 Racer Lewis Hamilton Talk Performance At IWC

IWC brand ambassadors James Marsden, actor, and F1 driver Lewis Hamilton at IWC New York.

Last week, IWC hosted a panel discussion at their NYC flagship boutique store between actor James Marsden, most known for his role as Cyclops on X Men, and renowned world F1 racing champion Lewis Hamilton. The discussion between brand ambassadors covered what performance and preparation mean to them and how they’ve come to embody the…

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A Look At The Dubai Watch Week, Christie’s Horology Forum, Where Minds Meet

Dubai Watch Week, Christie's Horology Forum

The week before last in London, Christie’s and Dubai Watch Week co-hosted a Horological Forum where some of the best industry executives joined together for two days of panel discussions about the watch industry. I covered the event on my Perfect Timing column on Forbes, and now i bring some of that story here. I would…

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Peter Speake-Marin, The Naked Watchmaker, Bares His Soul With Stoic World Watches: Hands On (Prices)

Stoic World Sports watch

 Let me begin this article by saying that I have known Peter Speake-Marin – who recently launched Stoic World watches — for 16 years, ever since he founded his own eponymous brand, Peter Speake-Marin. I have talked with him year after year, watched him grow as both a watchmaker and as a person. I recall…

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Armin Strom Adds Mirrored Force Resonance Watch — With Kari Voutilainen Guilloche Dial — to Configurator

Armin Strom adds Mirrored Force Resonance watch with guilloche dial by Kari Voutilainen to configurator.

We have talked a lot here about how innovative independent watch brand Armin Strom has been. The brand not only continues to unveil creative new watches, but also was one of the first to unveil its personalization program via an on-line watch Configurator.  Now, Armin Strom adds its iconic Mirrored Force Resonance watch to the…

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