23 Sep
The latest in aviator watches inspired by 20th century military

Bell & Ross delivers another vintage-esque military-inspired classic with the BR 126 Vintage Sport Heritage Flyback, this one giving its salute to civil aviation pilots from the 1960s. The chronograph’s black dial is adorned with photo-luminescent symbols that make for easier nighttime reading, and its band is well-matched Natural Heritage leather embossed with the B&R logo. […]


Bell & Ross watchmakers have been on the vintage kick here and there for a time-kept minute now. Unsurprisingly they have added two new models to their vintage BR line, a line developed in admiration of advances in aviation in the era of the second world war. The BR 126 (shown right) , which is a special edition […]


1 May
Panamerican bronze on the aviator's favorite time-teller

It’s time to revisit the Breitling Navitimer 01, an already well-established timepiece, now being re-released in a special edition run of but a 1,000 pieces. What makes this newest Panamerican version unique is the beautifully bronzed dial accenting the iconic oversized black clock-face. An aviator’s go-to for years now, the Navitimer is already a long established classic. […]


17 Dec
Los Angeles brand evolves toward slimmer, refined style

Los Angeles-based Meister — aka MSTR — has just launched a new collection of watches for their upcoming 2014 season. While they maintain the rugged male-oriented aesthetic Meister is known for, the newest line moves away from the large, bold-faced watches of yore and evolves toward a slimmer, more refined style — one heavily influenced […]


The talented brothers behind the RETROSUPERFUTURE brand release the first offering from their upcoming “Motorpsycho” Spring/Summer 2014 collection — “an eccentric ode to liberty and rebellion, that traces its origins back to the 70s with the emergence of psychedelia, biker culture and spiritual madness,” explains SUPER. The Milan-based label crafts some of the better eyewear out there, […]


While Ray-Ban introduced a folding version of its iconic Aviator frame this summer, they have just released a markedly more luxurious model, the Aviator Folding Ultra, to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the famed eyewear. The highly limited edition frames are similar in engineering but are plated in 22-carat gold, either white or yellow. Water […]


For Ray-Ban’s 75th Anniversary (Ray-Banniversary, can we do that? We just did), Ray-Ban is presenting the Ambermatic Collection featuring yellow polarized, anti-glare lenses that were developed in 1978. The yellow lenses will also darken according to light and temperature too, just like the original 1937 Ray-Ban Aviators. The Ambermatic Collection is available in four styles: […]


30 May
Inspired by the timepieces of pre-WWII & WWII aviators

Like the Bell & Ross PW1 & WW1 Vintage Watches and WWII Bomber Regulatéur Chronograph we’ve covered before, the BR Vintage Collection separates itself from the usual B&R output by prescribing to a more vintage look, acting as an homage to pre-WWII and WWII aviators. Now, for the first time the BR Vintage Collection — made […]

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