The Worn & Wound Podcast Ep. 85: Lauren and Lorenzo Ortega of Lorier Watches


On this week’s episode of The Worn & Wound Podcast, Ilya and Zach sit down with Lauren and Lorenzo Ortega, the husband-and-wife team behind Lorier. Lorier hit the scene with a splash when they debuted the Neptune diver collection. The Neptune is a neo-vintage goldmine, borrowing familiar cues from famous references, but doing so without somehow feeling overly derivative. We chat about how they got started, the challenges they’ve faced as a very young brand, and where they plan to take their company.

This week’s episode of The Worn & Wound Podcast is brought to you by Bulova and their GRAMMY-inspired collection of timepieces. The newest Precisionist Grammy edition measures 41 millimeters across, and it seamlessly integrates numerous musical cues in its design making it the ideal watch for music lovers and/or collectors of music memorabilia. To learn more about Bulova’s GRAMMY partnership and their special GRAMMY-inspired timepieces, head to

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Show Notes

Lorenzo wearing a Hydra

Lauren wearing a Falcon

Zach with the Farer Oxley GMT

Ilya with his Grand Seiko Ref. SBGJ217 Hi-Beat GMT

Lorier Watches

Lorier Neptune Review

Lorier Falcon Review

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