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Armin Strom Minute Repeater Resonance

Earlier this summer, independent watch brand Armin Strom unveiled its second Masterpiece watch: the Resonance Minute Repeater. We covered that watch thoroughly here and here (where we discuss why the watch didn’t make it to the GPHG jury). The watch warrants so much because it is a world’s first and worthy of the coverage.  Recently, though,…

Off the Cuff: Custom-Make Your Own Affordable Watch at Boccia Titanium

Ever dream of creating a custom watch just for yourself? Maybe one composed of your favorite colors, or your sports team’s colors? Boccia id. Watch configurator now makes that possible.  0n the Boccia website you can go to the watch configurator section where they start you out with the baseline titanium watch case – your…

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Affordable Watch Week: Officina Del Tempo Means Business

Italian styling and design never looked as fresh as in the brand new Business Chrono collection of timepieces from Officina Del Tempo. Made in Italy with Italian design directives and superb craftsmanship, the Business Chrono collection of watches is one powerful chronograph.  This urban chic series offers men who like cutting-edge styling a true statement of…

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Affordable Watch Week: SEAH® Astrological Watches Bring True Individuality

A great watch with a singular message, SEAH® Watches offers individual style with its astrological message. For men, the bold 42mm automatic watches with three hands and date are truly appealing. These watches look and feel great on, and are Swiss Made according to the strictest standards. Offered in either stainless steel or in 18-karat…

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Weekend Sojourn: Father’s Day is Around the Corner – A Great Father’s Day Gift is Cufflinks

SEAH® cufflinks are created in stainless steel or in steel with 18-karat goldplated accents. Each features a unique, patented design of the astrological sign. They retail starting at $290.For dad, husband, son or significant other – there are few great pieces of jewelry one give a man—but nothing is as bold and alluring as cufflinks…

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Watch Stops 2012: Las Vegas Shows

The big USA watch and jewelry shows are here. In Las Vegas from May 31 through June 4 – but sadly not open to the public – several important exhibitions take place, including the JCK Show and the Couture Show. At these exhibitions, brands unveil to the US market press and retailers the newest pieces…

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A Moment in Time: Astronaut Scott Carpenter

On May 24th, in New York City, at the Breitling boutique, Breitling and astronaut Scott Carpenter celebrated the 50th anniversary of his first lift off into space. Scott Carpenter, pioneer of modern exploration, has the unique distinction of being the first human ever to penetrate both inner and outer space, thereby acquiring the dual title…

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Video: Omega Rolls Out Start Me Up TV Commercial for London Olympics

We dont often cover TV commercials here at atimelyperspective, but this one is well worth a viewing.  It is the first  OMEGA LONDON 2012 TV commercial, featuring the world-famous Rolling Stones soundtrack “Start me Up,” along with some amazing athletes and their determination.  The television commercial, produced in 15-, 30- and 60-second versions, features Chinese…

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Around the World: Breitling Unveils 50th Anniversary Navitimer Cosmonaute Limited Edition Watch

In New York City last week, Breitling celebrated the 50th anniversary of Scott Carpenter’s three-orbit space flight aboard the Aurora 7 capsule (see yesterday’s “A Moment in Time” with Scott Carpenter).  To celebrate, the brand also brought in esteemed astronaut Mark Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Sergey Volkov.  Sergey is the only second-generation cosmonaut in the…

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Video: Audemars Piguet’s Brand Ambassador, Novak Djokovic Breaks the Rules

In a few short days, a full video of the one below will be released. But here we introduce a sneak peek of Audemars Piguet’s brand ambassador, Novak Djokovic in a special moment on video. Recently Audemars Piguet unveiled one of the most creative ad campaigns in haute horlogerie – “To break the rules, you…

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