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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,…

Video: Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Diver for an Edgier Deep Dive

If you’ve got a secret mission … this is the watch for you. Also for professional underwater explorers: the stainless steel Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Diver is water resistant to 300 meters and is resistant to extreme pressures, shocks and magnetic phenomena. A diver’s watch in all its pristine simplicity, it is equipped with…

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Off the Cuff: The Devon Tread 1 — Powerful Fun and Definitely an Eye-Catcher

This is not a watch industry born timepiece but it is definitely one that wows the watch industry. Never have I had to take off my watch more than in the month I wore this Devon Tread 1 timepiece. Don’t bother to read on. Watch the video below to see how this bold beauty works,…

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A timely Event: A Fantastic View of the Transatlantic Race 2011 Co-Sponsored by ROLEX

Grab your sunglasses, camera, binoculars and a blanket (and of course a great snack) and head to one of the many scenic spots around Narragansett Bay next week for one of the summer’s most anticipated sailing events: the TR2011 – Transatlantic Race. Beginning Sunday June 26, with a warning signal at 1:50 pm, each of…

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Around the World: IWC Sponsors Angel Flight NE – Today’s Heroes

Sometimes time really is of the essence. Sometimes time isn’t about being a few minutes late to that meeting or dinner. Sometimes the minutes we time are the ones that really count: those that make the difference between life and death; between medical treatments and going without treatments; between being a hero – or not.…

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Weekend Sojourn: Dresden in a day, with A. Lange & Sohne

During my recent visit to the Saxony region of Germany with A. Lange & Sohne, we stayed in lovely Dresden, the capitol city of the Free State of Saxony, where one afternoon, Lange took us on a stunning walking tour of the city that was once behind the Iron Curtain. Nearly totally destroyed during World…

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Time Capsules: Product – One HOT Panerai watch – The Radiomir Oro Rosa 42mm

Ok, so it may be a little too high priced for the kids to run out and buy it for you for Father’s Day but you can definitely get it for yourself! At a sweet $17,400, this Panerai Pam 336 Radiomir Oro Rosa 42mm is super cool. Crafted in satin-finished 18-karat pink gold with a…

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Time Capsules: Product – Corum Wows with Cool Admirals’ Cup Challenger Chrono Rubber! Just in Time for Dad’s Day!

So it isn’t often one finds something really different in the sports watch arena for Dad at Father’s Day – but this watch definitely says “forget buying dad a tie!”  The new Corum Admiral’s Cup Challenger 44 Chrono Rubber watch is a COSC-certified chronometer automatic chronograph that is crafted in an all-new high-tech rubber case!…

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Watch Stops: Only Watch 2011—Jaquet Droz Donates Unique Piece to Only Watch

This year, on September 22 in Monaco, the well-known Only Watch 2011 Charity Auction will take place. This highly esteemed event, which Atimelyperspective   attended in 2009, has been held every other year since 2005 concurrent with the Monaco Yacht Show. This is the venue where luxury watchmaking and medical research come together, and is held…

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Time Capsules: Product — Girard-Perregaux Dazzles with Cat’s Eye Tourbillon Haute Joaillerie

This Girard-Perregaux watch is more than hot! Sparkling inside and out – it is a supreme work of haute horlogerie and haute joaillerie. The Cat’s Eye Tourbillon is entirely set with 287 baguette-cut diamonds weighing nearly 20 carats. It took the brand’s master stone setters more than 700 hours of painstaking, meticulous work to set…

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Time Capsules: Product – Alarming News: Vulcain Re-enters US with legendary Cricket

It was 64 years ago, in 1947, that Vulcain presented the first fully operational mechanical alarm wristwatch, equipped with what would become the legendary Cricket caliber.  The audibly loud alarm was quickly made history – and became the watch of choice for notables globally, including  US Presidents, Trumann, Eisenhower, Nixon and Johnson – earning it…

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