Winning Watches of the GPHG 2017

GPHG 2017 Artistic Craft Prize:VOUTILAINEN AKI-NO-KURE

For readers who follow ATimelyPerspective, you know that we have been covering all the categories and nominated watches that were being judged in the 2017 GPHG Awards. Last night we attended the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Geneve Awards Ceremony in Geneva, and today we bring you a look at the winning watches from the 72…

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Top Six Complicated Watches of 2017; Our Picks for GPHG Mechanical Exception Watches

Armin Strom Mirrored Force Resonance, GPHG 2017

With GPHG Awards taking place on Wednesday, we are wrapping up our coverage with the Mechanical Exception category. The pieces found in this category check all the boxes for horological geekdom. The category requirements looks for a special mechanism such as an unique display, striking component, a belt driven movement, or other innovations in the…

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Top Six Multi-Time-Zone (Travel Time) Watches of 2017, And Our Picks for GPHG 2017

Manufacture Royal ADN Jumping Disk watch is one of our favorite picks for the GPGH 2017 Travel Time category.

Feeling jet lagged from a recent business trip to Arizona, for me the timing for this week’s deep dive into the top six Travel Time watches of 2017, according to the GPHG pre-selection,  couldn’t be more appropriate. The watches that fall into this category are defined as mechanical watches that display time in several  zones,…

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Top 6 Chronographs of 2017, And Our GPGH 2017 Chronograph Picks

Top Six chronos of 2017: Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda Chronor Anniversaire

This year has been a bang-up year for the watch category of chronographs. From chronographs that time to tinier fractions of a second to those with new indication formats and totally different movement configurations, this category of timepiece rocked 2017. Now, with just about a month left until the GPHG Awards in November, we bring…

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Top Six Calendar Watches of 2017, And Our GPHG Picks

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar for GPHG 2017

The countdown to the GPHG continues, and with that our in-depth look at the final pre-selected watches … some of which have us wondering if the judges were drinking when voting. Nonetheless, today we look at the Top Six Calendar watches as pre-selected by the GPHG. The GPHG defines the “calendar “ complexity as “mechanical watches…

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Top 6 Men’s Watches of 2017: Our GPHG Picks

Top Six Men's Watches of 2017:A. LANGE & SÖHNE LANGE 1 MOONPHASE

This week we continue our close-up look at the final pre-selected watches for the GPHG 2017 – with the awards taking place on November 8 in Geneva. Last week we looked at the Sport Watch category. Today we take a look at the Top six men’s watches from 2017 that are contenders for the GPHG…

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