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: Visiting the Swiss Watchmaking mecca of La Chaux-deFonds

Exhibit at the clock museum. Watch lover visiting Switzerland? If so, most likely you’ll want to schedule a visit to the mecca of Swiss watchmaking, La Chaux-de-Fonds. It is a quick stop, but many brands call this district home. The capital city of the 1,000-meter-high district of La Chaux-de-Fonds, is the canton of Neuchâtel– where…

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Around the world: Louis Vuitton Watches and the America’s Cup World Series

Atimelyperspective spent this past weekend with Louis Vuitton in San Diego – for the final races in the America’s Cup World Series. Here the brand unveiled a revolutionary new yachting watch that times the five minutes (instead of the heretofore indicated 15 minutes) before the start of the races. The watch signifies the brand’s position…

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Time Capsules: Commentary — Fun Facts about the Birth of the Wristwatch

FoCartier Tank Watches, ca 1940sr those of you who are history buffs or those interested in a little more fun information to pack in to your thought processes about watches, we are bringing you a little insight into the just-over-a-century-old wristwatch era. Sure there are a few prior “watches for the wrist” on historical record…

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A Moment in Time: Celebrity Chef Nick Stellino

Incredibly genuine and affable, Nick Stellino has a style all his own. Whether in a meeting, on the stage, or in the kitchen, Stellino commands attention. Presented with the Most Humanitarian Chef Award by the American Red Cross, Stellino has a vivacious and successful television cooking show on national public television, Nick Stellino Cooking with…

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Around the World: Omega Watch Co. Sponsors PGA Grand Slam in Grand Style and Unveils Seamaster Aqua Terra Golf Watch

Clarke at tee, left-right: Bradley, SchwartzelBack in July, Omega  announced its partnership with the Professional Golfers’ Association of America (PGA) for a five-year sponsorship (and Official timer) of the PGA Grand Slam, which just took place Bermuda last week, and which Atimelyperspective attended with Omega. The wonderful two-day golf Grand Slam event brought the four…

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