Star Wars + Nixon Watch Collection

Announcing a four-piece series based on figures from the Dark Side of the Force

First and foremost, California’s Nixon watch company creates detail-oriented wristwatches that beg to be worn out and about. Their attention to detail and clever wearability has never been more present than in the brand’s latest collaboration, announced today 4 May 2015 (aka Star Wars Day). The Star Wars + Nixon Watch Collection, officially approved of by Disney, will soon debut with four timepieces—all based upon …

Triarrows Affordable Luxury Watches

Elegant touches and thoughtful design at an unexpectedly low cost

In the age of smartwatches and wearable tech, there’s also been a global resurgence in attention to and love for the classic wristwatch. It’s more than just nostalgia, the value is evident: the watch is an accessory that conveys style while being entirely functional. And, with their already successful Kickstarter debut—where they’ve already been selected as a Staff Pick Project—TRIARROWS will be delivering luxury watches …

Montblanc’s Vasco da Gama-Inspired Timepiece Collection

Exploring the pieces with Director of Watches, Alexander Schmiedt

Inspiration strikes in many ways, but for an explorer at heart, there’s nothing quite like hearing the tales of early adventurers. This can certainly be said of the tales surrounding Vasco da Gama, who sailed from Lisbon in 1497 and found the first southern seaway to India. He also did so with the most rudimentary tools—guided primarily by the stars. While there’s nothing rudimentary about …