Not Just Leather—Why We Love Nylon in the Worn & Wound Shop

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Watches, Stories, and Gear: Navigating King Seiko, a Daring Rescue, and More

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Watches, Stories, and Gear is a weekly roundup of some our favorite watch content from Worn & Wound, great stories from around the web, and …
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Making a Tool Watch: A Basic Guide to ISO, DIN, and Related Industry Standards

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Though it’s typically easy enough for a collector to differentiate between various categories of watches, sussing out the technical definition of each of these categories …
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Review: Hanhart Pioneer One Limited Edition

By Allen Farmelo
Long ago, in a village called Gütenbach in the Black Forest of Germany, farmers used to spend the bitter cold winter …
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Patinated Minimalism—Introducing Flint Watches

By Allen Farmelo
Flint is a London-based watch brand that has been riffing on a single minimalist dress watch design since August of …
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The Revenge of Analog: a Book, an Idea, and a Phenomenon

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Until about a year ago, whenever I’d start rambling about my love of watches to my closest friends, they would playfully accuse me of having …
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Introducing the Omega Speedmaster “Speedy Tuesday 2 Ultraman,” Designed in Collaboration with Fratello Watches

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In January of last year, the good folks over at Fratello blew our collective watch-loving minds when they announced the “Speedy Tuesday” Speedmaster limited edition, a …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 1—The Boer War Through The Second World War

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In the second installment of our series focused on military watches from around the world, we are going to examine the military watches of Great Britain, …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 2—Post-WWII Through the Vietnam War Era

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In Part 2 of the British installment of our series, Military Watches of the World, we are going to examine the wristwatches issued to HM’s …

Military Watches of the World: Great Britain Part 3—Falklands War Era Through Today

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In the final entry of our British installment of Military Watches of the World, we are going to take a look at the wristwatches issued …

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The Art of Time: Dieter Rams and His Ten Principles of Good Design

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Most of us here at worn&wound stand by the idea that every watch—and by extension, …

The Art of Time: Taro Tanaka and Seiko’s “Grammar of Design”

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Welcome to the second installment of “The Art of Time,” w&w’s ongoing series exploring iconic designers within the watch world. Last time, we discussed the …

The Art of Time: Giorgetto Giugiaro and the “Folded Paper”

By Sean Lorentzen
Welcome to the second installment of “The Art of Time,” w&w’s ongoing series exploring iconic designers within the watch world. Last time, we discussed the …
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The Art of Time: Marc Newson and the “Pod”

By Sean Lorentzen
What makes a design modern? If there was a defining factor to making an object look contemporary, stylish, or even …

The Art of Time: Konstantin Grcic and the Unique Minimalism of the Rado Ceramica

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One of the most difficult distinctions to understand is the the fine line between simplification and minimalism. Minimalism, over the past few decades, has become …

The Art of Time: Roger Tallon and the Lip Mach 2000 Chronograph

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Playfulness is an easy thing to forget in design, especially among the constraints of watches and other industrial goods. There’s an impulse to create something …

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The Worn & Wound Podcast Ep. 48: Autodromo’s Bradley Price

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On this week’s episode of The Worn & Wound Podcast, we talk to Bradley Price of Autodromo about his automotive-inspired brand, his latest project—the Ford …

The Worn & Wound Podcast Ep. 45: Want This? Get This!

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For the first episode of 2018, we’re looking at alternatives to iconic watches. Want an Omega Speedmaster? Pining for a Rolex Submariner? How about a …
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The Worn & Wound Podcast Ep. 60: 10 Great Watches Between $1,500 and $2,000

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On this week’s episode of The Worn & Wound Podcast, we continue our series where we look at 10 great watches within a certain pricing …

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