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Edox x Extreme Sailing Series 2015

Watches and sailboats; seems like the perfect match doesn’t it? Expensive, high-end timepieces are often associated with luxury and wealth, much like owning a yacht. You’ll often see movie stars and shipping magnates on beautiful 100-foot yachts in white linen shirts, wearing the latest gold and/or diamond studded timepiece. Last weekend’s experience in Sydney could not have been more different, …

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Pointer Footwear

Pointer Footwear is a brand that was first established in London in 2004 – renowned for its meticulous attention to detail, shape and colour for their versatile range of casual shoes. Their vision involves reinventing the “Classics”, combining authentic materials, such as nubuck, full grain and waterproof leather, with contemporary styles and aesthetics. Taking inspiration from a variety of art forms, …

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Reebok Ventilator 25th Anniversary Collabs

In celebration of the shoe’s 25th anniversary, Reebok has been dropping releases of its Ventilator sneaker quite literally all year. From in-house designed versions (designated Reebok OG), to collaborations with sneaker stores worldwide, designers, and even a very, very big hip-hop star, these special editions have hit the mark virtually every single time. Today we’ve got a (vaguely chronological) roundup …

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Under The Skin: Videos by The Watch Gallery London

The Watch Gallery is one of London’s leading watch boutiques, and apart from being involved in several special edition timepieces each year, they have created these 3 videos that go ‘Under The Skin’ of a watch. With a focus on the watch case, dial and movement, using 3 iconic, but very different timepieces from their boutique. These short videos should give …

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Great George Watch Co: Sleek, Square and Stylish

Simplicity, Elegance, and Timelessness. These are the underpinnings of Bauhaus design, and these are the same things you’ll find in a timepiece from Great George. Born in New York city, and given its name from a historical street in Broadway where the design studio is located, Great George is making watches that are modern, sleek and stylish. Their initial range …

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KS Corner: Brillier Watches Americana Collection

The Americana Collection from Phoenix-based Brillier Watches is a Kickstarter project that is unlike others you may have seen from the watch sector. Already an established brand, Brillier is going to Kickstarter to launch a project that will hopefully see a resurgence in American watchmaking, told through various chapters in American history, represented by timepieces. See, we told you it …

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Time Well Spent: Steinhart Ocean 1 Vintage Red

Steinhart is a brand that divides watch enthusiasts, and there’s good reason for that. For the uninitiated, Steinhart is a Swiss watch brand that made their name by creating watches that look a lot like those made by Rolex. They create what many would call ‘homage’ timepieces, dedicating most of their work to watches originally designed by the mighty crown. …

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OBLYK Sunglasses – Style. Quality. Accessibility.

High quality, stylish products at affordable prices. That’s the dream right? OBLYK is the realisation of that dream. These glasses are designed in Sydney, handmade in Italy from top quality materials, and come in a huge range of colours and 2 slightly different styles. There is an overarching theme to both styles, but they suit differently shaped faces. The first …

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McGuffin and Purpose – Real Desert Boots.

We love Melbourne brands. Love them. McGuffin and Purpose is no exception. The guys behind this fledgling brand (one of whom started the wildly successful Kickstarter for Fortis Green) have deconstructed the classic desert boot, studied it, and put it back together again with the highest quality materials and construction, and on top of that, offering it at a fantastic …

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Rado 2015

Earlier this year we took a gander at the 2015 range of watches from Rado. A brand that is normally very dress-watch-centric has now started pushing the boundaries of what they can do with ceramic materials, using more modern, sporty designs to highlight some of the material’s features. The 2015 range included the fantastic Diamaster Grande Seconde in plasma ceramic …