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Adidas Adds the AlphaBounce Instinct to its Lineup at werd.com

Adidas Adds the AlphaBounce Instinct to its Lineup

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

The all-new AlphaBounce Instinct from Adidas is a performance multi-sport shoe with an engineered mesh upper riding on an AlphaBounce outsole that features the brand’s Adaptive Torsion System, a design that allows your heel & forefoot to flex independently. This new shoe drops July 7 in multiple colorways.

These Watches are Made of Metal from Destroyed Guns at werd.com

These Watches are Made of Metal from Destroyed Guns

Posted in Watches and Wear

Crafted from Humanium Metal, a material made from destroyed & deconstructed illegal firearms, Triwa is the Swedish brand behind a new line of watches focused on helping end gun violence. They offer 2 simple, classic automatics featuring Humanium metal cases in either 34 or 39mm diameter, Japanese Miyota quartz movements, embossed indexes on the dial, a fiery red second hand, and date display and crown. A portion of funds made from sales circles back to the society where the firearms were collected and supports the victims of gun violence. A funded Kickstarter.

Zodiac Olympos Automatic: a Classic Re-Imagined at werd.com

Zodiac Olympos Automatic: a Classic Re-Imagined

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First created by legacy Swiss watchmaker Zodiac in 1961, the Olympos Automatic—a slim, understated classic—has been redesigned for today in two new versions: a limited edition 3-hand model in polished stainless & a 3-hand+date window model in a trio of different colorways. The 37.5mm watch showcases a manta ray-shaped stainless steel case & is waterproof to 50 meters. Powered by a Swiss-made STP 3-13 automatic movement.

Casio Introduces Its First-Ever Connected MT-G Watches at werd.com

Casio Introduces Its First-Ever Connected MT-G Watches

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First revealed at Baselworld 2018, Casio has officially released its first-ever Connected MT-G timepieces. As part of the brand’s luxury MT-G men’s line, they’re the first to feature Bluetooth capabilities and BLE time-sync. Linked with the G-SHOCK Connected smartphone app, they enable users to easily set world time and alarms from the app, which also collects and analyzes usage data. The two new models go on sale in July.

Nike’s React Element 87 Got Drilled at werd.com

Nike’s React Element 87 Got Drilled

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

Nike’s forthcoming React Element 87 is a versatile trainer with an all-foam outsole featuring a unique design detail that came by way of experimentation in the development process. The outsole has holes throughout, literally drilled-out, at different depths and diameters to create a more cushy ride. The new shoe will be available in the U.S. on July 13.

Leica Introduces L1 & L2 Watches at werd.com

Leica Introduces L1 & L2 Watches

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Known for creating some of the world’s most finely crafted cameras, Germany’s Leica is stepping into the watch game with a pair of impressive timepieces: the time-and-date L1 and the GMT-equipped L2. Like the cameras, both are minimalist and somewhat industrial by design, featuring ultra-precise German craftsmanship. Leica partnered with Lehmann Präzision on the German-made movements but handles the rest of the production themselves. Only 400 of each model will be made for the launch.

The Suunto 9 Sportswatch Delivers Best-In-Class Battery Power at werd.com

The Suunto 9 Sportswatch Delivers Best-In-Class Battery Power

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Suunto’s multi-sport model 9 workout watch is a full-featured sports watch that boasts a better battery than most. The 3-mode battery can run for up to 120 hours with the GPS on due to the brand’s ‘FusedTrack’ algorithm technology, which combines the GPS and motion sensor to lower the GPS power usage & battery demand until you really need it—like your next workout.

Nike Unveils a Fanny Pack for Your Feet at werd.com

Nike Unveils a Fanny Pack for Your Feet

Posted in Shoes and Wear

After sweeping across Instagram in a super-storm of likes and re-posts, Nike’s Benassi JDI Fanny Pack sandals are finally on sale to the masses. The slide-style sandal features a soft foam sole for plush, lightweight cushioning and a zip pocket on the fanny-pack-inspired strap that offers storage for small essentials. Available in 3 colors.

Built For Adventure: Casio’s G-Steel Street Utility Collection at werd.com

Built For Adventure: Casio’s G-Steel Street Utility Collection

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The latest in Casio’s long-running G-Shock lineup is the G-Steel Street Utility Collection, 2 new solar-powered analog+digital watches featuring bands that combine different materials for outstanding strength and wear resistance. The core of the band is resin, the outer surface is CORDURA fabric, which is stronger than nylon, and the inner surface is heavy-duty Tough Leather. They are waterproof to 200-meters, shock resistant, and offer world time, stopwatch, neon illumination, and full auto-calendar.

Nike Drives One Long with the Flyknit Racer G at werd.com

Nike Drives One Long with the Flyknit Racer G

Posted in Golf and Sneakers and Sport

The Nike Flyknit Racer G golf shoe brings the all-day comfort of a breathable woven upper to the links. It combines the Flyknit constructed upper with Flywire cables for lightweight, secure comfort on the course and features an integrated traction pattern for multidirectional grip & surefooted stability through your whole swing.

Farer’s Stanhope is a Clean, Swiss-Made Mechanical at werd.com

Farer’s Stanhope is a Clean, Swiss-Made Mechanical

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Designed in London and made in Switzerland, Farer watches celebrate the halcyon days of watchmaking, blending bold colors and dial details with only Swiss-made movements. The 37mm hand-wound Stanhope watch features a piqué textured white dial and inset sub-dial and is offered with a choice of straps.

Lüm-Tec Lights It Up with Combat Field Series at werd.com

Lüm-Tec Lights It Up with Combat Field Series

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Powered by Swiss-made movements and made in America, Lüm-Tec watches feature the brand’s proprietary luminescence technology for super-bright low-light readability. The new Combat Field Series merges high-quality materials with a classic military-inspired design. Key features include a double-curved sapphire crystal, a textured coin-edge bezel, an onion crown and sword hands. They’re available in 3 options but only 100 of each will be made.

IWC Introduces Mark XI-Inspired Pilot’s Chrono at werd.com

IWC Introduces Mark XI-Inspired Pilot’s Chrono

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IWC has just announced a new, online-only version of its Pilot’s Watch Chronograph, a nearly exact replica of the brand’s original ref. 3706 pilot’s chrono from ’94. The 43mm case features Mark II style hands and like the original, features a soft iron antimagnetic inner case. There are 3 subdials as well as date & day windows.