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Meet the Chinese New Year, Year of the Rooster, Ulysse Nardin Classico Watch

The champleve enamel technique is done in the brand's Donze Cadrans dial workshops.

Oh January is such a busy month  with so much going on. Because the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) 2017 is around the corner and we will be unveiling new products for the coming weeks, we decided to use this week to show off more “Year of the Rooster” watches before it is…

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A Close-Up Look at What Makes the New Christophe Claret Maestro (SIHH 2017) Different (prices)

Christophe Claret Maestro in 18-karat rose gold with Memo reminder feature ($76,000)

Just a couple of days ago, I had the opportunity to unveil the new Christophe Claret Maestro watch via my  Watch of the Week column on Departures. Now, we bring our readers an even closer look at this timepiece that will be officially shown to the world a tSalon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH)…

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Fast Focus: Omega Launches ‘Speedy Tuesday’ Limited Edition Watches Online

Omega Speedy Tuesday watch

Omega lovers, this one just might be for you. For the first time, Omega Watches is launching an on-lline sale of a new watch that will only be sold on line. The  Speedmaster “Speedy Tuesday” Limited Edition can be seen on the Omega instagram channel and on a dedicated page at Omegawatches.com. Just  2,012 models will…

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Fast Focus: HYT Skull Pocket Watch to be Unveiled at SIHH 2017 (price)

HYT Skull Pocket Watch with liquid time indication and blue illumination

Earlier today on Haute Time, we broke the news of the all-new HYT Skull Pocket watch, which will be officially unveiled at next weeks SIHH 2017 exhibition. You can read all about the watch and the challenges in making it here. But now we bring you a quick look at the luminous, liquid time-telling Skull Pocket…

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Five Fantastic Meteorite Dial Watches on the Wrist

Corum Admiral's Cup Legend 42 Meteorite Dual Time watch

Last month on Haute Time we introduced seven great watches with meteorite dials. Here we bring you a look at that article and at another five fantastic meteorite dial watches ….     Easily one of the most exciting ways to bring the stars and sky to the wrist is via a watch with a meteorite dial.…

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Impressions of the Baume & Mercier Unveils Clifton GMT Power Reserve, SIHH 2017

Baume & Mercier Clifton GMT blue dial watch for SIHH 2017

It’s January and we all know what that means: recovery from the holiday season, new goals for a new year and SIHH news and updates. One of our favorite brands, Baume and Mercier, has given us a sneak peek at one of the brand’s latest pieces, the Clifton GMT Power Reserve. The Clifton line is one…

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Panerai Unveils Luminor 1950 Sealand 3 Days Automatic Acciaio ‘Year of the Rooster’ Watch

Officine Panerai Luminor 1950 Sealand 3 Days Automatic Acciaio - 44mm (PAM00852) Year of the Rooster watch

Following in its own tradition of creating watches inspired by the ancient Chinese astrological signs, Officine Panerai unveils its newest in the series:  a special edition of the Luminor 1950 Sealand 3 Days Automatic Acciaio – 44mm. The watch is a tribute to the Year of the Rooster, which begins later this month. The watch is different from the…

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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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For Women Only: Three Amazing Jaeger-LeCoultre High Jewelry Watches to Ring in the New Year

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso One High Jewelry watch

It is almost the New Year and that means a host of celebrations, reflections and resolutions. So, women, just in case you were  wondering what you should be wearing on your wrist to ring in the new year … we present three great high-jewelry watch options from Jaeger-LeCoultre. It was earlier this year, during the Venice Film…

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