The Founding of Nomos
When you think of the brand Nomos, it immediately conjures images of their simple, functional, and understated design approach. What you may not know is the unconventional backstory behind the company’s instantly recognizable aesthetic. Nomos is a young brand, founded just a
Athleticism runs in Jordan Spieth’s blood. Both of his parents are former college basketball players, and Spieth showed a breadth of skill at a young age. Growing up, Jordan Spieth tried on every sport, from basketball to soccer, baseball to football, and, of course, golf.
Earlier this month, one of the most significant global sporting events kicked off in Russia: the 2018 World Cup. Many of the top soccer players spend their careers playing in leagues outside their home countries. However, the World Cup presents them with a unique opportunity
When we think of our favorite summer watches, we instantly think of the dive watch. It’s got that undeniable aquatic aesthetic that pairs perfectly with an afternoon on a sailboat or evening stroll on a boardwalk. Dive watches for summer may sound cliché, but there
The Dive Watch Bezel
The dive watch bezel is the signature characteristic of the watch. This simple yet significant feature first appeared on dive watches out of necessity. When scuba diving grew in popularity as a sport in the 1950’s, the dive watch was an indispensable
The most basic watches tell time only, but others feature complications. One of the most common varieties of complications is the date complication. A date complication can be as simple as the day and date in a window on the dial or as sophisticated as
To celebrate the awesome book A Man and His Watch by Matt Hranek, we asked our Crown & Caliber community for their own watch stories. To us, watches are more than just timepieces. They each have a history and are connected to special moments throughout life. Sometimes
Summer is here! We’re ready to jet off on an exotic vacation or at least to the nearest body of water. And, of course, we want to do so in style. When picking out the ideal warm weather ensemble, we think fewer clothes and more
Before the calendar as we know it today, we used different methods to measure time. People measured days by the rising and setting of the sun, and years by the changing of seasons. However, they used phases of the moon to measure months.
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Dads come in many shapes and sizes. Some are highly driven and career focused, and others are more laidback. Some can’t resist the latest trends, and others are timeless and classic. No matter what type of father you have, he’s your rock and your superhero.