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Sean Lorentzen

Hailing from Redondo Beach, California, Sean’s passion for design and all things mechanical started at birth. Having grown up at race tracks, hot rod shops and car shows, he brings old-school motoring style and a lifestyle bent to his mostly vintage watch collection.
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Introducing the Bravur BW003, the Swedish Brand’s First Mechanical Series

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As counter-intuitive as it may sound, perhaps the toughest feat in watch design is creating …
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Introducing the MHD AGT, the Brand’s First Mechanical Watch Designed in Association With Alcraft Motor Company

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In 2017’s rapidly maturing micro-brand watch world, it’s safe to say there’s no shortage of automotive-inspired brands and designs. What’s still a rarity, though, are …
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Hands On with the Roue Collection

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Like most endeavors, freshman efforts in watchmaking are rarely the strongest. Designers are still figuring out their brand’s language, parts are tough to source and …

Time Off the Wrist: Eclipse 2017

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Timekeeping, as we’ve written about on Worn & Wound, extends far beyond the art of watchmaking and into almost every aspect of our lives. One …
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Introducing the 17.01 from Ming Watches

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One of the things I find myself talking about constantly in watch design is the idea of dynamism. It’s easy enough to put together a …
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Introducing the Mondaine Helvetica Collection by Designer Erik Spiekermann

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Bold, clean graphic design is bread and butter over at Mondaine. The Swiss brand’s hallmark style, best expressed in the Swiss railway-inspired Classic, has expanded …
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Farer Oxley GMT Review

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I  have talked at length here on worn&wound about charm before, and how difficult it is to engineer into a timepiece. Today’s watch brings to …
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Introducing the Frederique Constant Classics Automatic GMT

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Few brands punch above their weight as well as Frederique Constant does. The Swiss label manages to produce a truly timeless look with in-house movements …
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Saving the Reefs with Oris and the Aquis Staghorn Restoration Limited Edition

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The watch industry is a fascinating one, and most of the time it exists within …