3 Watches Ready for the Great Outdoors

28/02/2021 5:00 pm 3 Watches Ready for the Great Outdoors For many of us, it’s been a long winter. As temperatures start to rise and cabin fever is at an all-time high, it’s time to start thinking about getting outside again. What better way to celebrate the changing of seasons than with a new watch for all of your upcoming outdoor excursions. Actually being out […] The post 3 Watches Ready for the Great Outdoors appeared first on Worn & Wound. Worn & Wound

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Watches, Stories, & Gear: Virtual Furniture, Exploring Lunar Caves, and Snake (The Game)

27/02/2021 7:00 pm Watches, Stories, & Gear: Virtual Furniture, Exploring Lunar Caves, and Snake (The Game) “Watches, Stories, and Gear” is a roundup of our favorite content, watch or otherwise, from around the internet. Here, we support other creators, explore interesting content that inspires us, and put a spotlight on causes we believe in. Oh, and any gear we happen to be digging on this week. We love gear. Share your […] The post Watches, Stories, & Gear: Virtual Furniture, Exploring Lunar Caves, and Snake (The Game) appeared first on…

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Grand Seiko Introduces a New Series of GMT Watches Based on the Changing Seasons

26/02/2021 9:00 pm Grand Seiko Introduces a New Series of GMT Watches Based on the Changing Seasons The Japanese think of changing seasons differently than many in the west. In Japanese culture, each of the four seasons can be broken down into shorter, distinct phases, or sekki. These shorter, micro seasons have served as inspiration for Grand Seiko watches in the past, and allow their design team to get really specific. It’s […] The post Grand Seiko Introduces a New Series of GMT Watches Based on the Changing Seasons appeared…

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IWC Pays Tribute to the 3705, a Classic Ceramic Chronograph

26/02/2021 7:00 pm IWC Pays Tribute to the 3705, a Classic Ceramic Chronograph Ceramic is a material that is now relatively common in watchmaking. It’s a nearly ubiquitous choice for bezel inserts on modern dive watches, and we’ve reached a point where full ceramic cases are becoming more and more commonplace, and certainly don’t feel quite as exotic as they did even a few short years ago. But […] The post IWC Pays Tribute to the 3705, a Classic Ceramic Chronograph appeared first on Worn & Wound. Worn & Wound

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Introducing the Seiko Presage Sharp Edge GMT

26/02/2021 4:00 pm Introducing the Seiko Presage Sharp Edge GMT For all the commotion around affordable GMT watches in the last few years, it’s frankly surprising that we haven’t seen a glut of them from Seiko. Could there be a more wide open lane for the brand to hang out in? Imagine the hysteria that would ensue over an affordable travel watch with Seiko quality, […] The post Introducing the Seiko Presage Sharp Edge GMT appeared first on Worn & Wound. Worn & Wound

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Seiko Celebrates 140 Years With Four New Limited Editions

25/02/2021 9:00 pm Seiko Celebrates 140 Years With Four New Limited Editions This year marks the 140th anniversary of Seiko’s founding in 1881 by a 21 year old Hattori Kintaro. In celebration of this milestone, Seiko is releasing 4 limited edition models across their Prospex, Presage, Astron, and 5 Sport families. Each share a distinctive white and blue color scheme that sets them apart at a glance, […] The post Seiko Celebrates 140 Years With Four New Limited Editions appeared first on Worn & Wound. Worn & Wound

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Hands-On With The Melbourne Watch Co. Collins Auto

25/02/2021 7:00 pm Hands-On With The Melbourne Watch Co. Collins Auto We often argue about the real-world practicality of complications around here. What do you actually use that chronograph for? The HEV? Let’s not even go there. Ironically, the most controversial complication is objectively the most useful, that being the date. There’s another one that often falls on the list of superfluous complications, though, and that’s […] The post Hands-On With The Melbourne Watch Co. Collins Auto appeared first on Worn & Wound. Worn & Wound

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Seiko Pays Tribute to the Original Alpinist from 1959 with Four All New Watches

25/02/2021 4:00 pm Seiko Pays Tribute to the Original Alpinist from 1959 with Four All New Watches This year is set to be a big one for Seiko, as the brand celebrates their 140th anniversary. They’ve got a ton of new watches in the works, and as you’d expect they’re paying particular attention to historical lines and calling attention to the anniversary with some thoughtful limited editions. One of the most pleasant […] The post Seiko Pays Tribute to the Original Alpinist from 1959 with Four All New Watches appeared…

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A Dive Watch for Mountaineering: Introducing the Seiko Prospex SLA049 and SLA051 Tributes to Naomi Uemura

25/02/2021 4:00 am A Dive Watch for Mountaineering: Introducing the Seiko Prospex SLA049 and SLA051 Tributes to Naomi Uemura The last several years of Seiko Prospex dive watches has been studded with recreations of their own iconic watches from the ’60s and ’70s. From Turtles to Tunas, they’ve been steadily bringing their archive into the modern era (and you can see our reviews of many here) flaunting their history and showing that these old […] The post A Dive Watch for Mountaineering: Introducing the Seiko Prospex SLA049 and SLA051 Tributes…

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Introducing the Breitling Top Time Deus Limited Edition

24/02/2021 9:00 pm Introducing the Breitling Top Time Deus Limited Edition In case you didn’t get the memo, it appears that this is the unofficial limited edition collaborative chronograph week in the land of new watches from major Swiss brands. We covered TAG Heuer’s collaboration with Hodinkee yesterday, and our post had barely gone live when the watch sold out through Hodinkee’s shop. Today, it’s Breitling’s […] The post Introducing the Breitling Top Time Deus Limited Edition appeared first on Worn & Wound. Worn & Wound

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