Orient Explorer + w&w NYC NATO Giveaway! CONTEST NOW CLOSED

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UPDATE #2: And the winner is…Howard!  Congrats to Howard for winning the Orient Explorer and w&w NYC NATO.  Don’t forget to follow us on twitter and Facebook and to sign up for our mailing list to find out about our next giveaway.

UPDATE: This contest is now closed. Thanks to everyone that entered and again to Orient for supplying the awesome Explorer. We’ll be back soon with an update on the winner.

That’s right, we’re back with another giveaway thanks to Orient Watch USA. Yesterday we posted a review of their very cool Orient Explorer (CDH00001B) model, and now we’re giving it away. Included with the Explorer will also be a worn&wound NYC NATO in graphite, designed by worn&wound, made in New York City.  The watch will come with original box, papers and strap, and of course, the 22mm graphite NYC NATO by worn&wound, for a total value of $730. Don’t forget you can check out all worn&wound products through the worn&wound shop.

Of course we’d like to thank Orient Watch USA for supplying the Explorer for review and for this giveaway.  To learn more about Orient and check out their other pieces, head to their website here.

Also, to stay up to date on future worn&wound giveaways, make sure to sign up for our email list (form in the page footer below) and to follow us on twitter and Facebook. Now, on to how to enter the Explorer giveaway!

To be in the running for the Explorer and worn&wound strap, all you have to do is;

Comment on this post on wornandwound.com (not the original review or on any social media or other website where this post may appear) before the giveaway is over on November 26, 2012 at 11:59pm (EST). You must enter a valid email address in the comment form. No need to mention anything specific in your comment, but make sure you write something (preferably something nice!). After November 26, a winner will be chosen at random and contacted by us.

In addition, the following rules apply. You can only enter once. You must comment with a valid e-mail address where you can be reached. Your comment must be confirmed and approved. You must complete the objectives to be considered. You are responsible for providing your contact shipping information if you are chosen. All comments made after the end of the giveaway period will not be considered. If you are chosen as a winner you then have 24 hours to ensure receipt of your full shipping information or an alternative winner will be chosen. For the full terms and conditions, please click here.

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407 responses to “Orient Explorer + w&w NYC NATO Giveaway! CONTEST NOW CLOSED”

  1. Name says:

    Another cool giveaway! Thanks again Worn&Wound and Orient USA.

  2. Just found this site, subscribed immediately to feed me with great photos of nice and affordable watches.!

    keep on !

  3. Rob Farmer says:

    I really enjoy reading your site. Great work!

  4. bogo says:

    would love this watch for my travels. sweet strap too.

  5. Luis says:

    Cool contest! I’m in!

  6. Grinch says:

    That’s a beautiful looking watch, I would looove to win it! Thanks for the great reviews guys, it’s always a highlight when a new article pops up in my RSS feed!

  7. ricsi says:

    It would be a perfect x-mas gift for my GF’s father πŸ™‚

  8. JR says:

    Great looking watch!

  9. Almerick says:

    Have been an avid reader of worn&wound since I stumbled upon it early this year. Great place to discover new watch brands and models.

    I haven’t had a chance to own a watch with a Nato strap; would be great if I would be lucky enough with this giveaway!

  10. Sean says:

    big fan of the site. one of the first sites i stumbled across when i developed my watch interest a year ago. keep on writing!

  11. Jeffrey says:

    Great giveaway. Thanks

  12. Dan says:

    Love the site. Love Orient. Already own one. Let’s make it two!

  13. Jim says:

    Beautiful photos on the review, thanks for the posts!

  14. Bob says:

    Great looking watch. Very cool Nato. Keep up the good work.

  15. DC says:

    Thanks and continue the great work !

  16. Kenny says:

    Big fan of this site. Keep up the good work guys!

  17. Jason P. says:

    Always keeping it fresh. Thanks guys for a bang up job with w&w, it just keeps getting better.

  18. marvin says:

    Love this website. A go to site to help you out when deciding on a quality yet affordable watch purchase. I would love to win this incredible looking watch and therefore took a creative approach to this post. Feel free to check it out: http://i.imgur.com/4lYbv.jpg

  19. RK says:

    Love this site. Sweet watch.

  20. Elad Sagi says:

    Great Site.
    I specially like the watches you decide to review.
    Steinhart, Seiko 5, Helson, and such.

    There is always a twist in your choice.

    Keep it up.


  21. Jon says:

    Nice watch! Looking forward to seeing how it looks on my wrist!

  22. Michael says:

    Love the site, love the watch.

  23. Jay says:

    That is a very nice looking watch!

  24. nice watch! husband would love it!

  25. de2rek says:

    Keep up the great work W&W! Would love to see the Orient.

  26. Another commendable watch from Orient. Thanks W&W for a chance at it.

  27. Not sure if I’m eligible to win again, but figured it wouldn’t hurt to comment. Thanks again!

  28. Ari says:

    Hope I get this one!

  29. Mike says:

    Here’s hoping for the best

  30. Foster says:

    Very nice watch, looking forward to it on my wrist!

  31. Michael says:

    Thanks for the giveaway guys! πŸ™‚

  32. Alex S. says:

    Heh, this is the first time I see a giveaway on your site since I subscribed. Hope I win it, love the watch & strap.

  33. Beautiful watch! Would love to see it on the NATO. November 26, eh? Would make a FINE birthday present to add to my almost-non-existant-but-hopeful collection!


  34. Leon says:

    Woo Hoo! Another great review AND a giveaway?! I’m in!

  35. Raymond says:

    Another great piece by orient and a great review from worn and wound. Keep up the good work.

  36. Nick says:

    Love the site, always nice to see you featuring watches other sites might overlook, like this one. Cool watch too.

  37. Robert says:

    Great watch and strap combo! I might even spring for them both.

  38. Brian says:

    This would be the perfect compliment to my collection!

  39. Deon C. says:

    WORN&WOUND! Greetings all the way from Singapore! The beautifully crafted Orient Explorer + NYC NATO giveaway is such a perfect combination, not a need but a WANT. This would make an awesome Christmas gift! Hoping for all the best from the other side of the world! πŸ˜€

  40. Mike P. says:

    This is an amazing watch and would make an incredible prize! My dad travels all over the world (he even had to get a few inserts for his Passport) and needs a quality watch. But he’s not one to ever ask for anything either.

    When I ask what he wants for Christmas or his birthday, he simply replies, “Just be a good boy.” I’m 27 and he has always done this.

    Well, if I win this watch, it’s going to him. A world traveller needs the right watch. Whether it’s speaking at a church in Romania, cramped on a boat in Bangladesh, or exploring the Red Square in Russia, he needs a fitting timepiece.

    Thanks to worn&wound and Orient Watch USA for running this contest. I know that whoever wins will enjoy it.

  41. Dan S says:

    This would be great for my father in law! We’ve been wanting to get him a watch for a while.

  42. You guys are the best! Always cool reviews and then this, amazing!

  43. Evan says:

    Always was and always will be an Orient fan.

  44. William D. says:

    Great site and resource! I hope I win!

  45. Rick says:

    Lovely watch, Great giveaway, Awesome Website!

  46. Love your site and greatly appreciate all of the amazing content you provide. Keep up the great work guys.

  47. Stephen says:

    It doesn’t surprise me that Orient has released another quality timepiece. It is very nice to see that they are increasing their footprint in the US. Thanks W&W for reviewing and publishing the contest!

  48. Dave says:

    I have a Star Sapphire and I love it. The explorer looks really nice as well.

  49. Dave R. says:

    Wow! In the last three months you guys have taken this site to a whole new level! Giveaways, killer store and straps, great reviews. Hope I win, I would love to add an Orient to my growing collection, not to mention the NATO:)

  50. Justin says:

    great site design. awesome watch! pick me!

  51. James says:

    Another awesome giveaway? Count me in! Thanks W&W.

  52. Brad T. says:

    Great looking watch. I have an Orient Millium and love it. This is a pretty generous giveaway. Thanks, Worn ‘n Wound and Orient.

  53. Mike M says:

    I’ve always noticed Orient watches, but have yet to get one. This would be a great watch to wear!
    Thanks for the opportunity!

  54. Tommy K. says:

    Thank you for the giveaway.

  55. Rob says:

    Love the watch and would be thrilled to win it. Thanks Worn & Wound and Orient Watch USA

  56. Lewis says:

    Been lusting after this watch for a while now. Would be a great travel companion for work!

  57. Lukus says:

    Oooooooo…so nice!

  58. Derrick says:

    Awesome site guys! Love your reviews! I’ve bought three watches you guys have reviewed already! I can’t stay away!

  59. Ray C. says:

    Gotta love Orient!

    • Robert says:

      Went on the website today and found out that you’re having another giveaway! With that being said, I like really like what you guys are doing on this site and like how you guys have a classy website without it being pretentious like other sites I’ve seen. Keep up the good work!

  60. Felix says:

    Awesome that you guys are giving this away. An affordable GMT watch (that looks good) is hard to find.

  61. Ubaldo says:

    Nice looking timepiece and strap!

  62. Bob S. says:

    Another great giveaway.

    Love the Explorer! Would love to win this.


  63. Matty Ice says:

    You guys keep it classy!

  64. Jax says:

    My dad would love this watch. Awesome giveaway.

  65. James Won says:

    Been loving this site, always waiting for an update!

  66. Matthew says:

    I love w&w and dig the chunky functionality of this Orient! Right now I’ve just one functioning watch, a Vostok, and would love to expand to two!

  67. vasco says:

    Orient is one of those brands, when they get it right its awsome!

  68. Patrick says:

    This watch is gorgeous!

  69. Alex says:

    I really like this watch. I can’t decide whether I should ask for the explorer or a ss white-face bambino for christmas…so many good choices from Orient!

  70. Louise says:

    Thanks to your video about how to use the slide rule bezel, now I want a watch with that function.

  71. Bruno says:

    Great watch; think itΒ΄ld look good on my wrist.

  72. Love your website! Love that watch! Pleeeease let me win πŸ˜›

  73. Ray says:

    Awesome looking watch!

  74. Dan says:

    Such a classy watch. I love my black Mako and this would make an excellent addition.

    Keep up the great work W&W team!

  75. Joe says:

    That explorer is gorgeous.
    Love the site!

  76. Orient and W&W do it again! They definitely understand how a reasonably priced in-house movement with good design combined with a marketing department willing to grace their products to lucky consumers is going to keep them in a large market share. Thank you Worn and Wound and thank you Orient for ANOTHER great giveaway!

  77. Nick says:

    Thanks guys for another wonderful watch review – I am already counting three purchases thanks to your website and counting =)

  78. Patrick says:

    This would be great for all the traveling I’ll be doing next year.

  79. Great to have found this website! Would love to wear this watch!

  80. JJ says:

    This is great! More watch giveaways!

    • Kiel West says:

      There’s a special friend I’d love to give this watch to. There’s no way he’s getting the strap though, that’s mine!

      • Brian says:

        Love the site, bought my second watch after seeing one of your fantastic reviews! Thanks for the giveaway opportunity.

  81. Scott says:

    Lovely. This could become habit-forming.

  82. I’m a big fan of Orient. It’s a lot of watch for the price.

  83. Mike V says:

    Your site keeps getting better and better! I’m glad to see much more regular updates.

    Hope I win!

  84. IronMike says:

    Love your site! I’m buying the Slip watch because of your review.

    Keep up the good work & thanks for the opportunity.

  85. Martin says:

    That watch and strap combo looks great

  86. Stefan says:

    Great watch! Love this site.

  87. Robb says:

    Really beautiful piece! Thanks Worn & Wound and Orient!

  88. Joe says:

    Really interesting articles on this site. Looking forward to greater reviews and giveaways!

  89. Jason H says:

    Wow what a great give away. I am learning so much about watches with this site. This is a very “hot” time piece.

  90. Johnny says:

    That 22mm NATO is awesome – is it wrong I noticed the strap before the watch in the photo? πŸ˜‰

  91. Adam G says:

    Another great looking piece from Orient. If I don’t win it I’d be half tempted just to buy one!

  92. LMDM says:

    Thank you for the giveaway!

  93. Glenn T. says:

    Nice watch! And that NATO strap looks killer!

  94. Joseph says:

    Nice watch and strap! Thanks for the giveaway!

  95. Adam L says:

    Longtime reader, love the site. Hope I win.

  96. Neal says:

    I love GMTs and don’t have an Orient, so one of these would go down very nicely I think.

  97. Yusuf says:

    very classy watch! I really love this site.

  98. Jeff says:

    Nice watch. Thanks.

  99. Edward says:

    Great watch, great site. It’d be even greater if the watch came to me

  100. Sherman says:

    Sweet watch. Winning would be sweeter though πŸ˜‰

  101. Evan says:

    I’d love that Orient Explorer. It would look good in my watch box next to my Orient Sub

  102. Lon R. says:

    Good looking watch. Have had an Orient Mako for a few years and more often than not I go to it as my daily wearer.

  103. Torben says:

    Beauty! Watch and strap are gorgeous great review!

  104. Kurtuba says:

    I’m follower of Worn&wound! via RSS feeding. It’s a great blog for watch reviews; clear, simple, concise and well illustrated.

    This Orient Explorer has a superb, classic & stylish line, suitable for everyday and for special occasions.

    In-house movement and great quality at a reasonable price. 100% recomendable!!

  105. Jklash says:

    Sure looks good to me.

  106. Matthew says:

    Thanks for the opportunity!

  107. david says:

    This would cover my watch tan amazingly…

  108. James B says:

    Ever since discovering this site I’ve compulsively checked it at least twice a week. Reading the reviews has given me a whole new appreciation for craftsmanship and quality timepieces. Winning this amazing watch would pretty much make my year!

  109. Dennis J says:

    Beautiful watch, what more can I say?

    *fingers crossed*

  110. Jeffrey says:

    Thanks for doing this giveaway.

  111. Michael says:

    Awesome looking watch for the price… Can’t believe I have only just discovered this site!

  112. Kelley says:

    Great website and awesome watch bands in the worn and wound shop!

  113. Linh says:

    Nice strap :D.

  114. I love the website, thank you very much!

  115. JSM says:

    Awesome giveaway, NATO is looking nice!

  116. Jason Hall says:

    great site guys

  117. my husband would love that watch

  118. Brian D says:

    Enjoyed the review. Great looking watch. Love the blog, keep up the great work!

  119. Eric C says:

    Thanks for the opportunity to win a great watch!

  120. Cam says:

    Great watch, great strap & great site.

  121. Ashwin says:

    Great watch reviews!!! Love the Orient by the way.

  122. Sudharsan says:

    An excellent blog on moderately priced watches. I enjoyed your review section immensely.

  123. Friend intro-ed me to this site…great collection of watches and fantastic review

  124. Darin says:

    I’ve been following this site for the past several months. A great site for affordable watches…this is another great example.

  125. Just started following the website last night and about to purchase a Christopher Ward MKII… this website is evil and i LOVE IT!!

  126. Mike K says:

    Oh yeah I’m in on this one!

  127. Chuck B says:

    Loving the site!

  128. Awesome bands and this watch would be a great present for Christmas…

  129. JC says:

    Long time, first time… great site!

  130. EY says:

    Love this site! Stumbled upon this website couple months ago and been following it rigidly ever since. Keep up the great reviews!

  131. Steve says:

    My next watch purchase is between an Orient or a Christopher Ward. Any suggestions?

  132. Bill Jones says:

    Still looking for my first Orient!

  133. Will says:

    Quickly becoming my fav watch blog

  134. John says:

    Excellent review for this watch which is certainly punching above it’s price point ( specially with the 30%) The strap,that’s an easier call I think I have just the watch for that to go on ( even if it means buying one)

  135. Howard says:

    This is one of the few sites that I visit everyday. I had also been a fan of Orient watches for quite a while now. The orient is a very nice versatile model that can be dressed up or down and has all the features that I like in such a watch. Great job W&W!

  136. Corey says:

    Another great giveaway. Thanks for the chance win.

  137. The best watch website on the internet.
    That is all.

  138. JakeTrue says:

    I want this watch sooooooo bad. It looks swank!

  139. Nick Chen says:

    I visit this website so often it’s like a drug… please give me this awesome watch!!!!

  140. great site, enjoyed the review.

  141. Jeff says:

    Gorgeous watch.

  142. Andrew says:

    A great looking watch and strap. Thanks to Orient and w&w for the contest!

  143. Alex says:

    You guys have great taste in watches. I look forward to future updates.

  144. Cory says:

    Love this! Hope I win, thanks for the contest!

  145. Clay says:

    An amazing watch and giveaway!

  146. Nathan says:

    Thanks for all of the work that you guys and gals do. This site is excellent.

  147. You guys are my go to source for watches. Keep up the awesome work!

  148. Tim says:

    Great looking watch!

  149. doug says:

    i love your site. just bought a defakto watch right now because of your review! thank you

  150. Seb says:

    I will enter the contest knowing that i never ever win at those things πŸ™‚

  151. Brian says:

    thanks for the giveaway

  152. Haz says:

    having a watch will certainly make checking the time a lot easier than asking strangers. watch looks great, would love to have it… if i get it, thanks in advance worn&wound!

  153. Michal K says:

    Having just recently discovered what nice watches Orient makes I wouldn’t mind owning one myself. I will grab one anyway for christmas definitely, great travel watch.

    Keep up the good work with the site and the new strap line, been a long time follower!

  154. Philip S. says:

    Orient’s homage to Breitling. I like the GMT window. Great value.

  155. Thank you! The watch is great.

  156. I have spent many happy hours procrastinating at work, looking at this website. Keep the reviews and exquisite photos coming!

  157. Amanda says:

    oh man oh man, that watch is gorgeous
    thanks for this awesome giveaway!

  158. Amazing site, amazing watch. Does life get any better?

  159. Ken N. says:

    I resist admitting this, but as a swiss watch snob, I’m thoroughly impressed with quality and design of this particular Orient Explorer. Amazing value – congrats for punching above your ‘weight class’.

  160. Dearest W&W,
    Good day.
    I want to thank you so much for creating and maintaining such a fabulous website with information regarding the often neglected niche of exciting, unique and great value watches.
    Thank you aswell for offering us the chance to win fabulous watches/prizes.
    Keep on rockinΒ΄!!!:)
    Best regards,

  161. Jose M. says:

    what a sweet gift before Christmas!, absolutely gorgeous combo! thanks for the opportunity.

  162. nat says:

    awesome to see such a cool colab effort the straps look awesome. keep up the good work w&w!!!

  163. Joel says:

    Great looking watch and strap! Nice work!

  164. Would love to win this one! Stunning!

  165. Fernando says:

    Hey thatΒ΄s a really nice opportunity to own such a nice watch! way to go!

  166. Eugene Wu says:

    a regular visitor here…thanks a lot for making my future watch purchases even more difficult than it should with all the nice reviews. please keep up with the good work.

  167. tdcrenshaw says:

    Love the site, beautiful watch!

  168. Great looking giveaway. one again. Thank you.

  169. Jose Bueiz says:

    Me gusta mucho este modelo…sera un buen regalo de navidad.


  170. Mubin Shah says:

    Awesome watch, would love to have it on my wrist!

  171. Steve T says:

    Great looking watch, keep up the awesome reviews!

  172. Benny says:

    Greetings and thank you for the cool reviews and news you bring to us!

  173. Bernardo says:

    This is an awesome watch! And this site, which I just recently found, is awesome!

    I’ve recently been looking at some new Orients, as I have one and am very pleased with it, but Orient’s site isn’t very good with pics. I much prefer independent review sites like this.

  174. Zac says:

    Another giveaway! Great review so count me in.

  175. Matt says:

    Love it! <3

  176. Stephen says:

    I’ll take two!

  177. Adam says:

    Love all the reviews, and the straps! oh the straps..

  178. Stuart says:

    Such a gorgeous watch.

  179. Philip says:

    Thanks to Worn & Wound for a lovely webpage. Just recieved my Orient Bambino as you reviewed for a while ago, love it!

  180. MadBadger says:

    Great site. I look forward to every post. Thanks!

  181. Ruben says:

    awesome watch!

  182. Spok says:

    Worn & Wound + Orient Watch = Awesomeness!!

  183. Awesome looking Orient! Would look great alongside my other Orients!

  184. Rich says:

    That my friends is one beautiful watch!

    Sure wish I had one.

  185. sean says:

    Love my Orient Symphony. This would make a nice addition to my collection!

  186. Marc says:

    Just bought a Planet Orient, would love an Explorer

  187. Dswayze says:

    Sweet. Fabulous and classy watch.

  188. dylan says:

    been eyeing the explorer for a while πŸ™‚

  189. Hey, you guys are the bestest. This is a beautiful watch that I know will last for generations, and thank you for the excellent opportunity to win it!

  190. Ken says:

    My birthday is coming up. Winning this beautiful time piece sure would be a great gift!

  191. I always enjoy reading W&W, this sounds/look like a killer watch – thanks!

  192. Dave Smith says:

    Just watched your review on this watch. Love it. Sign me up please!

  193. Malakili says:

    I never win these things but damn, I’ve read wornandwound for some time now and i really hope to win this beautiful Orient πŸ™‚

  194. Jordan says:

    This watch is awesome! just like worn and wound!

  195. Lovely watch! fingers crossed!

  196. Ryan says:

    This watch is beautiful. I love Orient watches.

  197. Bcfosheezy says:

    would love to add another orient to my collection!

  198. Nice watch! Great giveaway! Thanks!

  199. Mike says:

    Wow nice giveaway. I’m in and hopin to get lucky. Thx

  200. Marc RN says:

    Would love an Explorer, next purchase will be the M Force or Pro Saturation–having trouble deciding which.

  201. Bob says:

    What a giveaway. What a great looking watch

  202. Jon says:

    Love the watch and site

  203. Chris says:

    Sweet looking watch and band combo.

  204. Kevin L says:

    That is a very beautiful watch!

  205. David E. says:

    Great site, nice watch. Here’s hoping…..

  206. I love my mako lets hope this watch can join it…

  207. thanks for the giveaway!

  208. Bill says:

    Great looking watch. Would love another Orient!

  209. ray says:

    Very nice offer. Love the watch/strap combo.

  210. Mike says:

    Love Orient Watches

  211. Thanks for contest. Great watch and strap combo. Would make.great addition to collection. Have great day..

  212. Rita says:

    I already have one Orient, but this one beats all of them!!

  213. James says:

    Looks like an amazing watch. Thanks for the giveaway.

  214. Zach P. says:

    Perfect watch for that NYC NATO!

  215. Ryan says:

    Thanks for the chance

  216. Mark Pagan says:

    No wonder Orient pointed folks here from their FB page: sweet opportunity! Thanks for the chance.

  217. Amogh says:

    Great looking watch, hope I win!

  218. Boom goes the dynamite

  219. Great website and awesome giveaways!

  220. Michael W says:

    Nice watch to be giving away. Thanks for the chance at winning! The NYC W&W Nato makes it special.

  221. I love it when I find a new watch site. It always makes my day a little better. Looking forward to reading more in the future.

  222. Dom says:

    I always love your super informative reviews which is why this blog is subscribed to my RSS feeds and this Orient Explorer Review is no exception. Thanks for running this contest!

  223. Chay says:

    Great giveaway, I hope I win!

  224. Ywe says:

    I would like to comment on the wornandwound site being my personal favourite watch review for a while now, discovered brands like Techne and many great others through this site!

  225. Zach says:

    Thanks for the chance at a sweet watch you guys are the best

  226. Alex says:

    Another stunning edition to the orient stable thanks for the great review and orient usa for putting it up. a watch i’m sure the winner will cherish.

  227. alex says:

    great addition to the Orient watches

  228. Cat Dailey says:

    So happy to have found Worn and Wound! Just got my first Orient… automatic GMT :>

    Great site!

  229. I could watch this watch do what a watch does everyday. Now watch me win this watch!

  230. Gary H says:

    Great review on the Orient Explorer, I’ve always coveted that watch!

  231. Tomasz S. says:

    What can I say… I love the watch almost just as much as I love wornandwound website πŸ˜‰

    keep my fingers crossed

  232. Very nice watch. Love the nato strap.

  233. I own an Orient ETACOO5W that I wear as a dress watch. I couldn’t be more impressed with the company and the caliber of their automatic movements. I would love to own the pinnacle of their design and technology, the Explorer.

  234. Ian says:

    Sweet watch and I love your site

  235. Robert says:

    Wow, this is an absolutely beautiful timepiece, I would love to be able to call it my own. Thanks for the opportunity, wornandwound.com!

  236. Love the site! Always great info and beautiful watches!

    Keep up the good work.

  237. Rahul says:

    Awesome giveaway!!

  238. Krista says:

    Beautiful watch!

  239. Casey says:

    Thank you for all your contributions, love the site.

    • mikeymusic says:

      I’m slowly getting into the world of affordable Japanese mechanicals,
      first a Seiko 5 now the Orient power reserves. I’m hooked for life.

  240. Christian says:

    Awesome work, W&W. You guys helped me pick out my OVM & my SNK809. Keep it up!

  241. DK says:

    Great looking Orient. Thank you for the review. I think this Orient will look great on the graphite Nato strap. Great choice!!

  242. Kurt says:

    Great job with the reviews!

  243. Ondra says:

    I love your site and also your straps, they’re gorgeous!

  244. Orient is luxury,class, nice

  245. Wow, great giveaway! Good luck to all!

  246. Dani T. says:

    Great giveaway! I’ve got a Mako XL on the way myself…

  247. Aaron G. says:

    Great Review, Great watch.

  248. Chris says:

    Another great Orient!

  249. Joshua says:

    I love giveaways and Orient! Here’s hopin’!
    *crosses fingers*


  251. omega says:

    Like many W&W readers, I’m loving these Orient giveaways. The brand and its watches just seem to be going from strength to strength. Keep up the great work, W&W.

  252. KMG says:

    Who loves watches? I know I do.

  253. auronblue says:

    Great giveaway. I’m a fan of Orient and the site. Count me in.

  254. Sam says:

    Another great giveaway. Thanks for the chance win.

  255. I like the band! Well done!

  256. Great job again W&W!

  257. James says:

    Beautiful watch. Thanks for the giveaway.

  258. wen says:

    Long time fan of the website! love the reviews and the consistently great articles. keep up the good work W&W.

  259. Francisco says:

    Man, that is a gorgeous strap I love my orient watch and that would be a great addition to my collection

  260. Can’t wait until I get this…

    You should consider putting the “leave a comment section” at the top of the comments instead of the bottom.

  261. Paddy says:

    Amazing site, very informative reviews, beautiful photos and great giveaways!
    Your review of the Bulova 96A102 convinced me to buy it and I’m absolutely loving it so far.
    Keep up the great work W&W!

  262. jrantaka says:

    Loving this website, really got me into watches and now I’m hooked!

  263. Jeffrey says:

    Great looking watch and review!

  264. Cant wait for this one!!!

  265. Nice watch. I would love to have it.

  266. G. Fusaro says:

    Beautiful watch, at home or away!

  267. Keith says:

    Nice watch–interesting complications. Wouldn’t mind it being my second Orient!

  268. HunterPete says:

    Found W&W last week, great site for watches for mear mortals, to win this would be awsome.

  269. d_a says:

    One contest giving away a fantastic Orient timepiece and a killer W&W NYC Nato? Yes, please (and thank you)!

  270. Li Wang says:

    Love this site. I’ve learned a lot. That NATO is sweet.

  271. Wow, thanks for the stellar giveaways!

  272. First time on worn and wound! It’s a def. bookmark must.

  273. Worn and wound has quickly become one of my very favorite watch review sources. I really enjoy how knowledgeable each and every review is, and the level of detail y’all put into showing us the pros and cons of each watch. The site is absolutely wonderful! I am so glad that I stumbled upon here by accident.Keep up the good work, and I eagerly await the new reviews!

  274. Chris says:

    Thanks for writing fantastic thorough reviews. I’ve read every one of them. Keep it up!

  275. Yancy says:

    Just found this site a couple weeks ago. Lovin’ it so far. Maybe I’ll win.

  276. Thai says:

    Beautiful watch, but would look much better on my wrist!

  277. Elliot says:

    Love this site! Beautiful watch, count me in!

  278. Mason says:

    Great watch! Here’s hoping.

  279. My favorite watch site by far! Keep up the good work!

  280. Stephen says:

    Have been a fan of Orient watches and the company for quite a while. To have another in the collection would be fantastic!

  281. Dan says:

    Really like the site. I’ll probably be spending quite a bit of time digging through the reviews and articles–some great resources there. And these giveaways are amazing.

  282. RJP says:

    I always look forward to your posts and I love your reviews! Keep up the great work!

  283. Clg says:

    Great site, both good and bad for my bank account!

  284. BKI says:

    Hey thank you for the great site and wonderful watch review! Hope you folks continues all your quality reviews. Looking forward to the day when we can start purchasing some custom W&W watches!

  285. Thanks for the opportunity!

  286. D says:

    Of course, that’s a very nice watch, but I sure want to get my hands on the w&w NATO strap.

  287. Kaise says:

    Nice time piece.. I’m new to the game and have been eyeing Orient’s CFT00001B for quite some time. Fan of the complications. However, this might be a game changer.

  288. Kaise says:

    Anyone notice every comment is on the 11th minute of the hour?

  289. Thanks for the opportunity to win such a nice watch. Just found the site yesterday and I am looking forward to starting a small collection!

  290. Del says:

    Recently discovered Orient and so far like what I see. Would love to add this piece to the inventory!

  291. Sharon says:

    I love this watch for the man who has stolen my heart!

  292. It looks like a great watch! Thanks so much for the giveaway πŸ™‚

  293. BJ says:

    so here we go – love your site

  294. Tyler says:

    Wow, gorgeous watch. Would love to see it on the nato!

  295. Troy says:

    Really liking this watch, keeping my fingers crossed to win it. Also, informative site, very thorough. I’ll be stopping by here often.

  296. Allen Ross says:

    I’m really loving this timepiece! Hopefully i’m the one with the lucky wrist. Also the site looks so cool and very informaive. Thanks.

  297. Nice watch. I wish you guys made your straps in 24mm size so I could put one on my Panerai.

  298. love the watch reviews!

  299. Taylor says:

    I love the quality that oozes out of Orient watches given the price point. Very nice!

  300. Looking forward to seeing that watch on my wrist!
    great site… keep up the good work

  301. Derrick says:

    Cool giveaway. I must say, this site’s review of the Nighthawk is what inspired me to get one.

  302. Dennis C says:

    I love how they don’t use a 4th hand for the GMT, and the power reserve meter is pretty cool too!

    Very curious to see how the NATO strap looks on the Explorer.

  303. Mike M says:

    Thanks for hosting this giveaway!

    Beautiful watch, with a super cool movement.

  304. Rowan L. says:

    So excited to see another great giveaway.

  305. JC says:

    Great reviews! Great photos!

  306. Victor says:

    Love the site, love the reviews, love the giveaways! The Bambino review convinced me to get one – it arrives next week!

  307. Wes says:

    Beautiful Beautiful watch! Would look awesome on my wrist. Keep the great reviews coming =).

  308. I’ve been an Orient fan for a long time. It’s awesome that you guys are giving them such great exposure. Keep up the great work on the site!

  309. I work in a high end jewellers store to get a bit of cash while I’m studying at university, and am continually left feeling disappointed that the watches I deal with are well beyond my meager student means! I spent ages looking for a watch I could wear, at a price I can manage and that had the features I wanted, that I would be proud to have on while at work and came across this Orient. Feeling like it might have been too good to be true, I searched for a review on this watch and the detailed write up and high quality YouTube video was just what I was looking for! I’m sold on it, and to see that there’s a competition to win it just as I found it was just fantastic luck! Thanks for the opportunity to get a hold of this great piece and for the great review. I look forward to having this on my wrist one way or another!

  310. Joel says:

    You always have affordable & interesting watches. A great site for those watches we can afford. Keep up the good posts.

  311. Kenneth says:

    Finally some place where I can get up on my watch game.

  312. I hope I win that delicious grey NATO! Keep up the good work w&w crew.

  313. This is an awesome watch, good luck to everybody in the giveaway!

  314. Carl says:

    Great looking timepiece here, good luck to everyone!

  315. mvg says:

    Great giveaway! Always enjoying your reviews. They cannot come soon enough πŸ™‚

  316. Linh says:

    beautiful watch!

  317. Dalibor says:

    nice watch, but even nicer site! i stumbled upon it by chance a month ago and it’s already in my favorite 3 watch sites.
    keep up the good work!

  318. Andy Black says:

    Another great give away! Cool looking watch. I bought the Orient Bambino as a result of their previous review. I’m sure I’ll be happy with the Explorer!

  319. Elvin says:

    Great looking watch!

  320. Glenn S. says:

    Very nice. Love Orient watches.

  321. PB says:

    I’ve always been curious about Orient. It seems like a great value, given the in-house movement.

  322. I stumbled onto the brand Orient while researching online for the Tissot Visodate dress watch. I’ve since changed my mind and would be buying a Bambino instead of the Visodate.

    Orient makes value for money watches, what a company!

  323. Michael C says:

    Love your reviews.
    I already bought a few watches from reading this site.

  324. Chris F says:

    Great giveaway and great site! I have been an avid reader for several months now! Keep it up!

  325. Felix S says:

    What a cool watch! Love this site, just subscribed.

  326. CWDaly says:

    Lovely watch and strap. I usually don’t win, but hey, what the heck.


  327. Peter says:

    Sweet looking watch!

  328. Chris says:

    Very nice looking watch; thanks for this opportunity!

  329. Ryan says:

    Beautiful watch. Best watch website out there, keep up the good work.

  330. Rick R. says:

    Great site! Great watch! Would look nice on my wrist!

  331. Bill says:

    Great looking watch. Would love to have another Orient chronograph.

  332. Wowee terrific present–glorious.

  333. Andrew M. says:

    Very nice watch! Orient does it again! Thanks so much for this giveaway, worn&wound!

  334. Very slick, like the dayglow effect in the dark!!! I have a Bambino and this would be a nice addition to the Orient family in my collection

  335. Ben Hanna says:

    Hey this is great. Thank you for the give away!

  336. Beautiful watch that would look even better on that NATO.

  337. Mathias says:

    Nice watch! Cool site!

    keep up the good reviews

  338. rb says:

    Great watch and great site.

  339. jt says:

    Good review, very cool strap.

  340. ivan says:

    i wonder how come orient is the only watchmaker that gives watches away on this site. kudos to them.

  341. lance says:

    Very nice watch. I really like dual time watches.

  342. Ian says:

    Keep on keepin on.
    Great looking gear.

  343. Mike says:

    Big fan of the site guys, keep it up!

  344. Shaun says:

    Great looking watch! Keep the reviews coming! This site makes watches accessible to everyone regardless of budget

  345. Grace says:

    This will be an excellent watch for my husband who travels! Great site!

  346. Michael B. says:

    Worn and wound is my favorite watch site!! Please let me win? πŸ™‚

  347. Sarah L says:

    Nice watch, beautiful straps πŸ™‚

  348. Loh YH says:

    Great watch, excellent reviews. Keep up the good work!

  349. Humboldt says:

    Orient Watches are excelent. Always good looking and well made. Thanks for the giveaway.

  350. George says:

    Love to win it!
    It would look great on my wrist!

  351. Bruce says:

    nice looking piece.

  352. Otto says:

    worn&wound is a really nice site πŸ™‚ I enjoy reading the reviews, it’s making me wanna buy a lot of nice watches most of the time

  353. Bernie says:

    Nice looking watch

  354. Jon Mac says:

    A great looking watch!

  355. K Jones says:

    This is the best watch review site out there. Great watch from Orient, great review!

  356. FabianG says:

    great watch giveway

  357. WL says:

    Nice looking watch with a useful gmt feature.

  358. Gorgeous watch and a very generous giveaway. This is a great site.


  359. Nate T. says:

    Love my Mako! Orients are the best deals out there!

  360. dan says:

    I’m In!!!

  361. Math says:

    Great giveaway!

  362. G. Gilbert says:

    Like your site, I have 2 of the watches you reviewed.

  363. Thanks for the great site!!

  364. KH says:

    Thanks for the great site!

  365. Megumi says:

    Beautiful watch!

  366. Drew M. says:

    Beautiful watch and many thanks for the giveaway!

  367. Brian B. says:

    Hey, I love your site and really appreciate the quality reviews. This giveaway is fantastic, what a beautiful piece!

    Cheers and happy holidays!

  368. Mark D. says:

    I came for the reviews, but stayed for the photos! They really add to the reviews and make this site a definite stop on my daily rounds of the blogosphere.

  369. Tanner says:

    Great website! Love the photos, videos and honest reviews. Keep up the good work.

    Putting the Explorer next on my list.

  370. B.C.D says:

    Keep up the good work! Purchased a seiko 5 after reading your review and would love to have an Orient as well

  371. James C. says:

    Nice watch. Love your watch reviews

  372. Stan F says:

    Good article. Good contest.

  373. Ace watch and especially strap!

  374. Grant says:

    Nice watch! I love you guys. Keep up the good work!

  375. Tobi says:

    This site offers a nice release from all the high-end watch sites I normally read…

  376. Brett says:

    I really enjoy your site, thanks for all the reviews!

  377. Michael says:

    Great watch, great watch bands, and great reviews. Thanks wornandwound!

  378. Bruce B. says:

    Cool looking watch! I’ve been browsing the site as well, really well done all around!

    Thanks for your hard work (and for the freebies)!

  379. Zac says:

    I hope it’s my… time! /badum-tish

  380. Dan M. says:

    I am a fan of worn&wound! Hope I get this watch!

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