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Ilya Ryvin

Ilya is worn&wound's Managing Editor and Video Producer. He believes that when it comes to watches, quality, simplicity and functionality are king. This may very well explain his love for German and military-inspired watches. In addition to watches, Ilya brings an encyclopedic knowledge of leather, denim and all things related to menswear.
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Around the Web: “One of the World’s Oldest Clocks Stops Ticking, Briefly”

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Last summer, we wrote about one of the greatest horological structures in existence—the Prague Orloj, …
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Introducing the Orient Bambino Small Seconds, the Latest Iteration of an Affordable Classic

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If you’re just getting into mechanical watches and appreciate quality, but don’t have deep pockets, then you’re likely turning to the Japanese. Of course, there’s …
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Rado Launches Third Annual Rado Star Prize U.S. with NYCxDesign and WantedDesign

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2018 marks the third year of Rado’s continued collaboration with NYCxDESIGN, an annual event in NYC celebrating up-and-coming designers and their work. With Rado being …
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NAWCC and RGM Auction One-of-a-Kind Watch to Commemorate Museum’s 40th Anniversary

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The National Watch and Clock Museum celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2017. To commemorate this milestone, the Museum teamed up with American watchmaker Roland Murphy …
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Monta Triumph Review

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When Monta first launched, they did so with the Oceanking, an attractive, retro-inspired diver boasting a set of solid specs. Then came the Internet pushback. …
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Crown & Caliber and DOXA Team Up to Offer a Capsule Collection of Watches

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If you’re a fan of dive watches, then chances are that DOXA holds a special place in your dive watch-loving heart. For the start of …
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Mido Celebrates 100 Years with the Commander Big Date

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Mido is celebrating its 100th anniversary with the launch of the Commander Big Date, the latest in a collection of retro-styled watches produced without interruption …
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Around the Web: “Freed From the iPhone, the Apple Watch Finds a Medical Purpose”

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If you’re someone who loves mechanical watches, then chances are high that you have strong feelings about the Apple Watch and smart watches in general. …
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How Some Tag Heuers Explain Away “Die Hard’s” 29-Year-Old Plot Hole

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Die Hard is one of the greatest action flicks of all time (it’s also one …