Category Archives: Time Pieces

Madison Avenue Watch Week

Ever watch reality TV shows like “Naked and Afraid” or “Alaskan Bush People” ? Our modern lives are so disconnected from the natural world that it’s fascinating to drop all traces of our technology laden cushy lives to see how … Continue reading

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Stunning Time Pieces from Cartier

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Just back from Geneva where the uber-elite watch releases for 2014 are presented to press and buyers. One of the highlights, Cartier. I sat at the elegant “booth” while white  gloved French experts presented artful time machines to wide-eyed magazine … Continue reading

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Year Of The Snake

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Its the year of the snake for Bulgari, the Italian jeweler, who  opened their archival vault releasing  bedazzled  serpent time pieces.  On 57th street in NYC, a massive glittering reptile clings to the facade in celebration.     What a … Continue reading

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Time Pieces with Plumier touches

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At the Basel Switzerland watch fair this year I saw some attention grabbers but feathers used as a design element?! This seemed like a totally wacky idea but turns out quite beautiful and intricate.  New York jeweler to the stars, … Continue reading

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Geneva Watch Fair 2012

There is only one universe where complications are considered a positive attribute and that is fine watchmaking. In other areas of consumer spending, making things easier, quicker and less complicated is what you expect.  Skeleton backs, tourbillons, minute repeaters, and … Continue reading

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