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Ed Jelley

Ed is a Long Island-based writer and photographer with an affinity for watches, fountain pens, EDC gear, and a great cup of coffee. He’s always looking for the best gear for the job—whether it be new watch, pen, flashlight, knife, or wallet. Ed enjoys writing because it’s an awesome (and fulfilling) way to interact with those who share the same interests.
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Introducing the MARQ line, Garmin’s High-End Take on a Digital “Tool Watch”

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You might be thinking why are we covering fitness watches here on Worn & Wound? …
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Introducing: BOLDR Globetrotter Automatic GMT

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Hailing from Singapore and Malaysia, BOLDR designs a variety of affordable timepieces that are meant to be rugged enough to take on your next adventure. …
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First Look: Dryden Watch Company Chrono Diver Series 1

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Dryden Watch Company is a newcomer to the scene of small independent brands. Hailing from Kansas City, USA, Dryden has brought a solid new watch …
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5 Affordable Dive Watches That Aren’t the Seiko SKX007

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When looking into an affordable dive watch, the Seiko SKX007 is guaranteed to come up more than a few times. It totally makes sense why. …
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First Look: The Legera Chronograph from Straton Watch Co.

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Straton Watch Co. is at it again on Kickstarter with their bold new Legera model, a retro-styled chronograph that manages to balance a number of …

Three-Watch Collection Under $5,000: Ed Jelley’s Picks

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It’s been a while since the last installment of our popular Three-Watch Collection Under $5,000 series. We’ve already seen picks from Ilya, Mark, Hung, Sean, …
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Introducing the Christopher Ward C65 Trident Automatic

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We’re in the thick of new release season, and brand new for 2019 is the Christopher Ward C65 Trident Automatic. This ‘60s-inspired diver has a …
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Introducing the Limited Edition Gauge Series from Weiss Watch Company

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Watches and cars have an undeniable connection, and it’s one that runs deep. It’s easy to see the parallels between the intricate mechanics, storied histories, …
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Introducing the Merci LMM-01 Project Spécial Collection

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Part design firm and part retail store, Merci is a multifaceted company that applies thoughtful …