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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,…

Time Capsules: News — Vacheron Constantin Recalls its American Heritage

James Ward Packard watchIn a move designed to coincide with the opening of its first USA boutique (in NYC) and to recall its rich history here in the USA (which ATimelyperspective wrote about just recently), Vacheron Constantin has launched an interactive website:  http://americanheritage.vacheron-constantin.com The venerable brand – the world’s oldest watch manufacture in continuous operation…

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Time Capsules: Some of the Best Watch Brands Have Secrets – Harry Winston Rosebud

The best watch brands in the world are adept at innovation, craftsmanship and technical perfection. Some even go way over the top when it comes to combining haute horlogerie and haute joaillerie. Such is the case with the legendary house of Harry Winston. This brand’s newest, perhaps most versatile watch, is the alluring Rosebud –…

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Weekend Sojourn: Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion – Coming This Week!

I’ll be there with Rolex – maybe you should, too… more than 550 extraordinary cars will amass on August 19 through 21 to confront the challenging Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey.  The 2.238 mile road course with 11turns and 300-foot elevation changes is demanding and exhilarating, even for spectators. Plus, these are legendary cars…

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Around the World: Movado Watch, Derek Jeter, and the New York Yankees

What could be more exhilarating than a great day at Yankee Stadium watching the Yanks win over the Angels, sitting in great box seats with Movado and meeting Derek Jeter? Winning the auction and being the proud owner of the new Movado Bold Derek Jeter 3000 watch – and knowing the proceeds go to Derek…

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Time Capsules: Product – Reactor Watches Offer Poseidon Adventure

Reactor Watches are all about strength, adventure and function. This Limited Limited Edition Poseidon Black/Yellow Watch is a superb underwater timepiece. Housing a self-charging auto-quartz movement, the 48mm piece offers Reactor’s Never Dark® dial illumination system and is equipped with an interchangeable rubber strap and a 2-tone bracelet with expander to fit over a wet…

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Time Capsules: Product – Citizen Watch Brings Cool Watches to the Forefront with High-tech Eco-Drive Satellite Wave

This fall, Citizen Watch Co unveils the super cool, super high-tech looking Eco-Drive Satellite Wave limited edition watch that captures the day, date and time signals from satellites 20,000 kilometers above the earth. This ultra-precise watch (since satellites signals are controlled by the atomic clocks) has worldwide reception — receiving signals from each of the…

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Time Capsules: News — Hublot watch in Beijing – with Dwayne Wade

Followers of Atimelyperspective know Hublot is a brand we’ve covered time and again because of its bold sense of technology, design and power. What’s more, we recognize that our readers have an interested in knowing who wears what around the world. Well, just recently, NBA all-star and Hublot ambassador Dwyane Wade traveled to Beijing in…

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Time Capsules: Product — Expensive Watches Extraordinaire—Jacob & Co.’s Crystal Tourbillon on the wrist

There are expensive watches and then there are really expensive watches – and with good reason. Let’s get it out of the way, the extraordinary Jacob & Co. Crystal Tourbillon retails for $900,000 – and it is NOT a one of a kind timepiece. It is, however, created in a limited edition of 180 pieces.…

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Weekend Sojourn: Watch Shop Spotlight — Exquisite Timepieces

Sometimes a retailer is so exceptional that it warrants talking about. Trying to find the best watch shop isn’t always easy, but brick-and-mortar store, Exquisite Timepieces in Naples, Fl, is an amazing store. The authorized watch shop for some of the finest watch brands in the world, the luxurious store sells more than 32 top…

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