Up-to-the-minute news and announcements about watch brands and the watch industry.

Meet the Hublot Big Bang Meca-10, with New Manufacture Caliber, HUB 1201

Hublot Big Bang Meca 10 Magic Gold watch with HUB 1201 Caliber

Just before 2016 came to a close, Hublot unveiled its newest in-house-made movement:  HUB1201. The caliber is highly unusual in that its construction enables the interlocking power reserve system to be viewed from the dial side. The movement is housed in a watch the brand is calling the Big Bang Meca-10, with a case made from Hublot’s…

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Ringing in the New Year in the Watch World: Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017

This is the week where all the other online bloggers and publications rate their top stories of the year, review the best articles they wrote and do a little self-indulgent bragging. Sorry– if you are looking for the five best stories of 2016 from ATimelyPerspective, you will have to look back and judge for yourself.…

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Interview with ‘Fast and Furious’ Actor Sung Kang, Perrelet Brand Ambassador

Sung Kang is most known for his role in Fast & Furious series

Recently, on HauteTime.com, we presented a one-on-one exclusive interview with actor Sung Kang of The Fast and Furious Franchise fame. An auto enthusiast and drift racer, the American-born Korean actor is also a brand ambassador for Perrelet and has worked with the brand this year to unveil the Turbine Sung Kang watch.Here we bring you a look at that…

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The One You Shouldn’t Miss in 2016: Ernst Benz Limited Edition Camaro Watch

Ernst Benz Camaro watch

It’s not too late. We still have a few days left in 2016 if you want to think about grabbing that one watch you missed that you shouldn’t have: The Ernst Benz Limited Edition Camaro watch. The timepiece is the result of a collaboration between the great American car company, Chevrolet, and the Swiss watch…

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In Boutiques Now: Bovet Flying Tourbillon Ottantasei Designed by Pininfarina

Bovet Flying Tourbillon Ottantasei hand-wound watch offers 10 days of power reserve.

Unveiled to the world earlier this year, the Bovet Flying Tourbillon Ottantasei 10-Day hand-wound watch marks a significant turning point in the development of the Bovet by Pininfarina collection.  The watch displays the Pininfarina distinctive design codes and also respects the influences set forth in the first Tourbillon Ottanta® in 2010.  The word “light”, with its dual connotations of luminosity and…

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Interview with Richard Mille, Founder of Richard Mille SA

Richard Mille at the Chantilly Concours d' Elegance (photo courtesy

Recently, we had some time to join the Richard Mille brand in Chantilly, France, where we also got some one-on-one time with the founder of the 15-year-old brand and an  extraordinary thinker, Richard Mille. While we did a complete interview on Haute Time, here, we bring some interesting excerpts. Q: When you sign on a brand ambassador,…

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