Bravur Watches

The young Swedish watch brand replaces the macho and flashy with intricate style

Bravur is a watch company formed by two friends—Magnus Svensson and Johan Sahlin—in 2011. The brand exists today purely because the duo couldn’t find what they were looking for in the market as it existed; so they invented it. Thankfully, the pair comes from a design background which means Bravur’s first watch, the BW001, is causing a stir among horological enthusiasts. “I’ve got a cycle …

Perspective Clocks

Not your ordinary clocks—five different designs from Tel Aviv's Studio Ve rethink how we read changes in time

Tel Aviv-based Studio Ve is comprised of Shay Carmon and Ben Klinger, two young men who like exploring objects and their conception—whether it’s a Two Leg Table or a Toast-ER that “revives” sad bread. More recently they’ve been experimenting with clocks, and their previous Manifold and Lithe designs—both successfully funded through Kickstarter—challenge the way users read and perceive changes in time. This time around, they’ve …

Schofield Watch Company: Blacklamp

The young watch company releases its second manual timepiece, made from NASA-developed material

Since Schofield Watch Company‘s Signalman was released, its designer Giles Ellis has been riding his self-made wave of design-inspired success right into the upper echelons of modern horology. With his second timepiece, the Blacklamp, Ellis has taken his successful design and refined so much that one has to wonder where he’ll go next. When it comes to the details there is simply no other modern …