A look at the world’s watch brands, their newest timepieces, brand ambassadors, events and news – by brand.

Around the World: Parmigiani Watches brings Sandoz Collection in NY

Last week we brought you a look at the new Parmigiani Oval watch with telescopic hands, and showed the original model the watch was based on. That model, along with hundreds of other amazing historical timepieces, snuff boxes, automatons and more, are part of the Maurice Sandoz Collection, and is on display at A La…

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ATimely Event: Don’t Miss the Christie’s Blockbuster Sale of Important Antique Watches

Slated for Wednesday, November 30, in Hong Kong, Christie’s Blockbuster Sale of Important Watches features more than 550 rare timepieces spanning 400 years in time. Approximately $11 million worth of wristwatches, pocket watches, ring and even belt-buckle watches will be on the auction block. You don’t, of course, have to spend millions. Many pieces are…

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Around the World: Panerai Watches – Time and Space – the Unveiling of the L’Astronomo

L’AstronimoPut some of the world’s foremost astronomers in a room – and not just any room, but the main lounge of the 107-year-old New York Explorer’s Club – pack it with scientists, explorers and journalists, add one of the most-sought-after watch brands in the luxury market and its new astronomical watches that celebrate Galileo and…

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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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Off the Cuff: Dodane Watches Offer Heritage and Craftsmanship

For the past month, I’ve been wearing the Dodane Type 21 Flyback Chronograph. Huh, you say? Never heard of Dodane? Well this five-generation French watch brand, with roots dating back to 1857, is one to know about if you don’t already. The brand offers navigational pilot watches – the Type 21 Flyback — that resonate…

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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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