Eight Stunning New Timepieces Ranging from the Accessible to the Aspirational

Recently released, impeccably designed watches, priced between $95 and $39,900

Our wrists remain a place for design, despite the tech world’s attempts to take over the area. The following eight watches reflect their brand’s meticulous design vision and technical capabilities. There’s plenty of diversity—from a retro-futuristic digital update to an affordable, bright and bold quartz, and an even ultra-thin and monochrome wonder. Prices commence under $100 and rise to well over $30,000. Regardless of cost, …

Swiss-Made TESLAR Watches’ Internal Chip Mimics Earth’s Natural Frequency

Timex Group Luxury Division aims to counter hazardous electromagnetic exposure with a new brand

At the heart of each TESLAR watch, one “Turbo Chip” synchronizes with the nearby battery, produces a scalar wave at 7-9Hz, and transmits it out through the caseback. Together, this distinct process means that the watch itself mimics and distributes the frequency of planet Earth. As a first in the industry, Timex Group Luxury Division (a Swiss-based branch of the popular watch brand) imparted this …

UNDONE’s “Blank” Watch Collection With Topawards Asia

Six designers radically reimagine the brand's wristwatches

Historically, wristwatch design has been beholden to function. Wearers had to be able to tell time quickly and easily. As more (or most) people learn the time from their smartphones, the role of the watch has become more personal, either for the sake of ornamentation or self-expression. With that in mind, Topawards Asia tapped six veteran designers—Alan Chan, Theseus Chan, Noritake, Ordinary People, Ryosuke Uehara …