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Close Up with the New Generation Baume & Mercier Capeland Shelby Cobra Watches — Prepare to be Wowed

I just don’t know a better way to put this, but if you are a car and watch lover than you need to get up close and personal with the newest generation of the Baume & Mercier Capeland Shelby(R) Cobra watches. We have written about this stellar timepiece before -and even brought you some superb…

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Storage Wars: BaselWorld 2016 – The most Creative USB Keys

We are back from BaselWorld 2016, and while that means there are a lot of in-depth articles coming your way, it also means we are on to the second important edition of Storage Wars 2016. This is a long-standing tradition here at ATimelyPerspective, where we present the coolest and most interesting storage containers distributed at…

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Five Fantastic Mechanical Watches Seen at Baselworld 2016 (Video)

Once again this year, our very good friends and colleagues over at TheWatches.tv captured some horological excitement at Baselworld — especially as it pertains to mechanical timepieces.  Here, with their permission, we bring you a look at their top five picks in mechanical watches — via a video shot on site by founder Marc Andre’ Deschoux…

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Harry Winston’s New Premier Moon Phase 36mm Reconfigures the Sky on the Wrist

We’ve all seen watches with those alluring moonphase indications on them. Sometimes the indication (usually in an arc format) is at 12:00 on the dial, other times it is at 6:00. Harry Winston, however, totally confounds us and captures our hearts with the all-new Premier Moon Phase 36mm watch. A surprising design that took some re-configuring…

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Up Close with the Louis Moinet Memoris 200th Anniversary Watch at BaselWorld 2016

At Baselworld, we got the chance to get close up and hands on with the amazing Louis Moinet Memoris 200th Anniversary watch. The timepiece marks the 200th anniversary of the worlds’ first chronograph – which was introduced by Louis Moinet. To celebrate, the new Memoris 200th Anniversary watch uses an all-new engraving technique never before…

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Baselworld 2016: Corum Unveils All New Bubble Skeleton High Jewelry Watches

Die-Hard Corum Bubble lovers rejoice — especially Bubble lovers who also enjoy high-jeweled beauty. This year at BaselWorld, Corum indulges our senses — bringing the much-coveted vintage timepiece to fruition in surprising avant-garde style with the must-see Bubble High Jewelry Skeleton watch. Created in three different versions, each with an open-worked ultra-thin movement, these one-of-a-kind pieces are magnificently…

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3 Terrific Skull Watches for Men and Women from Baselworld 2016 (Hublot, Romain Jerome, Fiona Kruger)

In the past few years we have witnessed a renaissance of interest in displaying artistic and stylized skulls on jewelry and even on timepieces. In fact, some watch brands have made entire collections dedicated the skull motif – not just in Gothic renditions, but also in lively, colorful versions that recall festive celebrations of life.…

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BaselWorld 2016: Meet the Affordable TAG Heuer Carrera 02T Tourbillon

In typical TAG Heuer style, the brand that  loves to give us exciting news at BaselWorld does it again. Just six months after the release of the TAG Heuer Carrera Heuer-01 Manufacture-made chronograph, the brand releases the all-new TAG Heuer Carrera Heuer-02T, a COSC-certified automatic chronograph chronometer with a titanium and carbon flying tourbillon. And, get this,…

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Gronefeld Unveils the 1941 Remontoire Watch at BaselWorld 2016

The Gronefeld family has a history of watch making spanning more than one hundred years dating back to its founding by Johan Gronefeld in 1912. Bart & Tim Gronefeld are third generation watch makers that first entered the industry in 2008 with a Tourbillon minute repeater in 2008. They followed up their launch piece with…

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