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Pairs Well With: Sinn Arktis 203

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We’ve recently had a couple of really cold winter days here in New York City; …
Review / Review

Sinn 356 Review

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We’ve covered Sinn plenty in the past, so most of our readers already know the spiel when it comes to this German favorite. But outside …
Article / Featured

2013 WatchBuys Road Show – Germans Galore

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I have never been a fan of flashy and in-your-face watches. I prefer a subtler approach to my wrist wear, opting for timepieces that are …
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Waxed Cotton: A Living Fabric

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Cotton wouldn’t be most people’s first choice today for outerwear during a heavy downpour, but for the longest time – before the advent of waterproof …
Review / Review

Stowa Antea KS Review

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One cannot begin to review the Stowa Antea Kleine Sekunde without first taking a look at the Bauhaus school of design. Dating back to 1919, …
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Halios Tropik B Review

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In the world of micro-brand dive watches, originality is often hard to find. Sure, on the pricier end of the scale one can find companies …
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Camouflage NATO by Crown&Buckle x Logan Zane

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The connection between the military and watches is a well-documented one (see our primer here), but one doesn’t need to join the armed forces to …
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Horween Leather: A Watch Nerd’s Primer

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Let’s face it, most watch nerds love leather. A leather strap can drastically change the look of a watch, and most of us have more …
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Patina on Your Feet: Shoes and Patina

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Patina is a word that watch lovers have come to know well. Whether it’s a …