Worn & Wound’s First West Coast Wind-Up Show Happens This Weekend in San Francisco

 |  May 15th, 2018

Beginning this Friday, May 18, more than two dozen interesting independent watch brands — most with retail prices  lower than $5,000 — will flock to  San Francisco’s Chandran Gallery to showcase their newest watch collections, including a few special editions to be launched at the three-day Wind-Up fair by Worn & Wound.. Among them are some tried-and-true brands such as Oris, a sponsor of the event, and Junghans, while others are younger brands with collection that will surprise and delight…

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Oris Aquis Clipperton, Oris GMT Rega Underscore the Brand’s Commitment to Conservation, Humanity

 |  December 18th, 2017

It isn’t every day that a watch brand says, “Join us skiing or hiking in Colorado.” So when that happens, you pay attention — especially if the band is Oris. This Swiss watch brand has been building pilot watches, dive watches and other sports-oriented timepieces for decades, so a mountain adventure seemed all too appropriate.  In addition to skiing or hiking the snow-covered trails of Vail, Colorado, with Oris, those of us “chosen few” journalists on the trip, also indulged…

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Worn & Wound’s ‘Wind-Up’ Show 2017 Comes to NY This Week

 |  October 16th, 2017

Love watches? Planning  to be in New York City? Don’t miss the third annual Wind-Up Show, 2017, by Worn & Wound — open free to the public. Held at Chelsea Market and beginning on October 27, Wind-Up will have a host of special promotions and activations, as well as on-site sales by most watch brands exhibiting. Focusing on value-driven timepieces from independent watch brands around the world,  Worn & Wound’s Wind-Up show is a three-day watch culture event of brands…

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Blue Magic: Meet the Oris Artelier Caliber 111 with Deep Blue Dial

 |  October 11th, 2017

Two years ago, Oris watches unveiled its first in-house, series-produced caliber: 111. That watch – the Arteliier Caliber 111 —  marked the beginning of a new movement development plan for the brand. It was also a very impressive caliber. As such, it is the perfect conduit to bring a bold blue dial to the forefront. The engine of this watch, the Calibre 111, is a hand-wound mechanical movement with date indication and a10-day power reserve in a patented format. The…

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Join Our Underwater Adventure With Oris and the Coral Restoration Foundation

 |  June 23rd, 2017

I don’t scuba dive. Truth be told, I’m a little terrified of open water. I love the beaches, love going into the ocean from the shore line — but just don’t put me out in the deep blue sea all alone and don’t expect me to don the diving apparatus and breathe through masks and tanks. However, I am great with snorkeling — and that is exactly what I did several times in Key Largo as I swam above the…

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World Oceans Day: Oris Staghorn Restoration Limited Edition Dive Watch (price)

 |  June 8th, 2017

Today, June 8, marks World Oceans Day – a day recognized by the United Nations since 2008 as being dedicated to preserving our oceans and marine life. Several top watch brands put their support behind this effort on a regular basis. Oris is one such brand. In fact, the company offers a Hammerhead Limited Edition watch   that helps fight extinction of this particular shark, and it also unveils the Oris Staghorn Restoration Limited Edition watch designed to restore and preserve…

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Oris Unveils Hammerhead Limited Edition Watch to Fight Shark Extinction

 |  May 9th, 2017

Oris has long been involved in the world of sports, from aviation to auto racing and diving. In fact, the brand has been creating dive watches since the 1960’s, and its timepieces are typically built to withstand the tests of weather, pressure, water and more. Now, they are built to help fight the threat of shark extinction.  With the recent release of the Oris Hammerhead Limited Edition watch, the brand gets involved in helping to raise funds for a shark conservation project run…

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