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About time: birthday presence

About time: birthday presence

This year has been a big one for anniversaries.

Saturday, 10 November, 2012, 11:30pm

Flaunt it: it's high time for designer clocks

The Swallow clock from Taiwan's Haoshi Design

The time might be all around us - on our mobile phones, microwaves and televisions - but nothing beats telling it the old fashioned - or indeed newfangled - way; by table or wall clock. Now designers are creating ever more appealing and unconventional time-telling devices for the home.

The use of unusual materials is one of the ways the purely functional has been made covetable.

4 Nov 2012 - 12:01am

About time: rare beauties

About time: rare beauties

If you nerdishly follow the news, you may have n

20 Oct 2012 - 11:34pm

About time: shoot for the moon

About time: shoot for the moon

 

14 Oct 2012 - 12:25am

About time: top gear

About time: top gear

 

6 Oct 2012 - 11:54pm

About time: special cases

About time: special cases

 

29 Sep 2012 - 11:49pm

About time: wearing thin

About time: wearing thin

22 Sep 2012 - 11:25pm

About time: show of hands

About time: show of hands

16 Sep 2012 - 2:36am

About time: about face

About time: about face

9 Sep 2012 - 12:04am

Feast of attractions for visitors on Public Day

Feast of attractions for visitors on Public Day

From Hong Kong's first Tourbillion watchmaking demonstration, to watch parades and a lucky draw, this year's Brand Name Gallery (BNG) Public Day is packed with exciting events for watch lovers.

5 Sep 2012 - 8:32am

Time to see what helps people tick

The HKTDC Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair is a meeting place of buyers and suppliers from around the world.

Presenting timepieces from luxury wristwatches to designs with a twist, and featuring international brands and local treasures, the 31st HKTDC Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair is a magnet for a global gathering of watchmakers, clock masters and enthusiasts.

5 Sep 2012 - 8:32am

About time: bigger the better

About time: bigger the better

 

2 Sep 2012 - 12:31pm

About time

About time

"Two heads are better than one" is a popular saying but anyone who's ever listened to the hits of Hall & Oates may beg to differ and suggest a more apt aphorism: "two wrongs don't make a right". 

30 Aug 2012 - 7:11pm

About time: perfect chiming

About time: perfect chiming

      

31 Aug 2012 - 7:12pm

Toybox: Double tourbillon watches

Toybox: Double tourbillon watches

Graff - MasterGraff Double Tourbillon GMT This 48mm timepiece is the latest addition to the MasterGraff collection. The case and dial are encrusted with diamonds, with 12 emeralds serving as the numbers. It has two self-winding tourbillons - one acts as a seconds indicator and powers the GMT indicator at nine o'clock, while the other drives the central hours and minutes display.

20 Aug 2012 - 10:12am

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