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Our Favorite Heritage Releases From Baselworld 2019

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Heritage watch releases, or watches that are essentially reissues of old designs from a brand’s …
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Pairs Well With: AlpinerX Outdoors Smartwatch

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The AlpinerX Outdoors Smartwatch is a connected adventurer’s watch, boasting a list of features that make it a useful tool when you’re out and about …
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From Repeaters to Foudroyantes, an Overview of Impressive and Unusual Complications

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After delving into the history and implementation of some of the more commonly seen complications out there, today we are taking a whistle-stop tour of …
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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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Five Great Seiko 5 Watches for Under $200

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It’s well-known that we’re big fans of the Seiko 5 line here at Worn & Wound, and I’m certain that it’s a sentiment shared by …
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Modding Watches: Gutsy Engraving and Third-Party Cases

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People modify nearly all aspects of watches, but those intrepid souls who dare to irrevocably modify the case fascinate me. Swapping out a dial, hands, …
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Worn & Wound’s SIHH 2019 Picks

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SIHH 2019, one of the watch industry’s most grandiose trade shows, has come and gone, and though we didn’t partake in this year’s festivities, it has …
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Not Just Watches: the Joys of Collecting Horological Ephemera

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Collecting vintage watches is fantastic in and of itself, with all manner of brands, models, eras, and styles to choose from and to focus on. …
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10 Great COSC-Certified Watches Under $2,500

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Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres translates into English as the Official Swiss Chronometer Testing Institute, …