Almost Object’s Simple Stretch Clock

Available on Kickstarter now, a rubber band that transforms everyday objects into time-telling tools

Almost Object founder and designer Nicholas Baker attributes his newest release to an emerald-colored marble slab he found on the sidewalk in his Brooklyn neighborhood. He took the discarded material home—as he often does, he explains—and let it marinate in his space. After a while, an idea hit: he’d wrap the slab in a timekeeping mechanism, transforming the decorative element into a clock. Keeping the …

NOMOS Glashütte + COOL HUNTING’s Limited Edition Watch Collaboration Celebrates the LGBTQ+ Community

The sale of these 132 bold mechanical watches benefits The Trevor Project

We are proud to announce our latest collaboration: the bold, limited edition collection of Club Campus 38 Pride watches with NOMOS Glashütte. We’ve been fans of NOMOS since 2014, when we fell in love with their Tetra Nachtijall and true blue Zurich Worldtimer models. Ever since, our appreciation for the brand—from Berlinerblau, their Berlin-based design house to their manufacture in the heart of historic German watchmaking, Saxony—continued …

Interview: Technical Director + Master Watchmaker Pim Koeslag

Tales from the masterful hand behind the Frederique Constant, Alpina and Ateliers deMonaco brands

To attempt understanding the demands on a watchmaker requires looking at the scale of a watch and imagining how many components could possibly be inside—and how those technical attributes inform the design of the timepiece. Now, imagine holding the title of master watchmaker (or equivalent) across three very different brands at the exact same time. That’s what Pim Koeslag does for the classic maison Frederique …