To go along with the Tangente and Club Sport models that breach new ground for Nomos in the realm of 40-mm-and-over timepieces, the German brand announced at Baselworld 2019 that it is now offering four of its most well-known designs (Tangente, Orion, Ludwig, and Tetra) in 33 mm and under with the new Duo lineup . Nomos Duo Orion Nomos Duo Tangente Accompanying the smaller dimensions, Nomos has made a few changes to each watch’s overall appearance to help keep proportions in check
I know, I know – I’ve skewed very much towards IPAs in previous installments of the Afternoon Beer Break. And hey, I likes that I likes, so that’s what I’ve been covering. I recently picked up something that isn’t an IPA, so we thought we’d give you lager-heads something to drool over.
A. Lange & Söhne announced, back at the beginning of 2019, that it would be releasing a new limited-edition timepiece from its flagship Lange 1 collection every month until October 24, 2019 — 10 total watches — in honor of the original Lange 1’s 25th anniversary. We’ve already seen and covered four of them: the Lange 1 “25th Anniversary,” the Grand Lange 1 Moon Phase “25th Anniversary,” the Little Lange 1 “25th Anniversary,” and the Lange 1 Tourbillon Perpetual “25th Anniversary.” This month sees the release of the latest, a special anniversary edition of its cleverly engineered GMT watch, the Lange 1 Time Zone
Hanhart is a German company that produces sports watches, particularly chronographs, equipped with a red reset button to prevent inadvertent resetting of the chronograph.
Wrangler is a name you no doubt are familiar with. Sure, their jeans may not have as much mind share as, say, Levis, but they’ve been around for forever, and have been working at making denim for the hard-going American woman and man (at least, to judge by their current commercials)
Just wanted to put this up there real quick – of the various barefoot style shoes I’ve tried, the Lems Boulder Boots ( reviewed here ) have been one of my favorites. Well, they’ve got a 33% off sale going right now (ends 5/23) that puts the canvas or canvas and leather styles at $83.75, or the full-leather ones at an even $100. No codes, the price is as marked on the site
Chopard loves them some car races. The company has been supporting Mille Miglias for a number of years and each year the release a few special pieces to honor this 1,000 mile endurance race
Over 200 years old and Jaeger-LeCoultre still does not cease to amaze with their mechanical expertise and innovations in the domain of chiming watches. Their most recent offering, the Master Grande Tradition Répétition Minutes Perpétuelle, is a perfect example of that.
Glashütte Original produces mostly classicly styled dress wristwatches. This is not in line with the current trends and that’s surely hurting their sales at a time when the workplace has gone more casual, and versatile watches that can be worn from the boardroom to the beach have become even more popular.
With the launch of its new Superocean Heritage II Chronograph 44 Ocean Conservancy Limited Edition, Swiss watchmaker Breitling takes its recent partnership with one of the world’s most renowned and effective international eco-charities to another level. Here’s the scoop on this week’s Watch to Watch, from Breitling’s vintage-inspired dive watch collection. Breitling Superocean Heritage II Chronograph 44 Ocean Conservancy Limited Edition Limited to 1,999 pieces, the watch was launched at an event in Bali in which members of Breitling’s “Surfers Squad” of brand ambassadors — the U.S.’s Kelly Slater and Australia’s Sally Fitzgibbons and Stephanie Gilmore — joined 100 invited guests for a beach cleanup initiative that resulted in hundreds of kilometers of trash and plastic being removed from polluted shores