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These Boots are Built to Battle the Worst Winter Weather at werd.com

These Boots are Built to Battle the Worst Winter Weather

Posted in Boots and Wear

Colder days are on the way. Soon autumn leaves will be buried beneath snow & ice. And when those sub-zero days arrive, your feet will be stoked if they’re laced into Columbia’s Powderhouse Titanium Omni-Heat 3D Outdry boots. Designed for extreme cold, they feature a waterproof-breathable upper, a thermal-reflective lining, and 600g insulation to keep cold out and warmth in. They’ve also got a high-grip Michelin outsole for solid traction in all kinds of sketchy winter weather.

Garmin’s Instinct Smartwatch: Lots of Bang for the Buck at werd.com

Garmin’s Instinct Smartwatch: Lots of Bang for the Buck

Posted in Watches and Wear

The all-new and attractively priced Instinct Smartwatch from Garmin offers GPS, GLONASS, and Galileo satellite network location technology, heart rate monitor, daily stress tracking, calorie monitor, step counter, sleep tracker, and activity/goal alerts. There are swimming & cycling profiles as well as workouts, drills & loads of other sports metrics. It pairs with Android & iPhone devices, offers 40-hour battery life, and is waterproof to 100-meters.

Casio’s GPR-B1000 is a Super-Size Adventure-Survival Smartwatch at werd.com

Casio’s GPR-B1000 is a Super-Size Adventure-Survival Smartwatch

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With a bombproof case that measures in at a whopping 60mm diameter, the Casio GPR-B1000 is a big watch built for big adventures. Optimized for hiking, trekking, and off-grid excursions, it features built-in GPS mapping, logging, and backtracking as well as compass, barometer, altimeter, and solar & wireless charging. It is dust, mud, and waterproof to 200 meters and links with a dedicated app that allows you to set goals & destinations and map routes.

Alpina Introduces Aviation-Inspired Startimer Pilot Heritage at werd.com

Alpina Introduces Aviation-Inspired Startimer Pilot Heritage

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Swiss watchmaker Alpina has just introduced a new GMT pilot’s watch model into their Startimer lineup. This aviation-inspired automatic is highlighted by classic good looks and an equally attractive bang-for-buck pricepoint. The Startimer Pilot Heritage features a 42mm steel case, an AL-555 movement that delivers hours, minutes, seconds, GMT, and date on a dial available in 4 different finishes: grey, light blue, navy blue, and rose gold.

Black Yak Introduces the World’s Lightest All-Weather Jacket at werd.com

Black Yak Introduces the World’s Lightest All-Weather Jacket

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Ultra lightweight Dyneema fabric is the key ingredient in the Emergency Jacket from Black Yak. Tested and approved in high elevation Tibet, it is the lightest jacket with the smallest packing volume on the market and weighing just 71 grams, was purpose-built to protect against wind and weather in emergency situations. It has no pockets but does have a hood as well as an anorak style zip-front closure.

Longines Travel-Focused Conquest V.H.P. Flash Setting Watch Syncs with Light at werd.com

Longines Travel-Focused Conquest V.H.P. Flash Setting Watch Syncs with Light

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The elegant Longines Conquest V.H.P. Flash Setting watch takes the brand’s  globe-trotting VHP technology a step further—allowing users to get fast & direct global time settings without wi-fi or bluetooth. The technology uses light sequences transmitted by the user’s smartphone flash to sync with the watch. Available in steel or black PVD finish, the 41 or 43mm case features a secondary time zone, hour, minute, second & date display.

Hamilton Introduces Spy-Inspired Khaki Series Field Chrono at werd.com

Hamilton Introduces Spy-Inspired Khaki Series Field Chrono

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The Hamilton Khaki Series Field Auto Chrono is the official timepiece of Tom Clancy’s super spy Jack Ryan, as seen on the binge-worthy Amazon Prime show, on the wrist of John Krasinski. Powered by  a Swiss-made H-21 automatic movement, it features a PVD-coated 42mm stainless steel case on a knurled black rubber strap. It has a 60-hour power reserve and chronograph plus day-date functions.

You Travel In Style, Your Watches Should Too at werd.com

You Travel In Style, Your Watches Should Too

Posted in Bags and Gear and Watches

If you’re a man who travels with watches, this is how to do it right. The Moulded Oak-Tanned Leather Case Collection from Hodinkee offers elegant travel storage for your valuable timepieces. Constructed of premium brown leather, the cases are assembled with a high quality zipper and a soft blue suede interior, each side of the case has between one and four deep-set watch-shaped indentations and a cushioned liner. Watches are secured via a snap closure. Theses cases are available in sizes for 2, 4, 6, & 8 watches.

Casio Introduces Dual-Display WSD-F30 Pro Trek Smart Watch at werd.com

Casio Introduces Dual-Display WSD-F30 Pro Trek Smart Watch

Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Watches and Wear

The third and newest version of Casio’s Pro Trek Wear OS smart watch is the WSD-F30, which features a slightly smaller case and an improved display to make your adventures easier to navigate and track. The new dual-color OLED display uses a Multi Timepiece Mode that blends advanced graphic capability with energy-saving features that keep battery life intact while allowing users to view time, altitude, and atmospheric data, plus a color map that can be called up with a single button tap. The feature set and list of functions for this watch go on and on and on. Check it out.

Danner & Orvis Create a Classic Collab Boot at werd.com

Danner & Orvis Create a Classic Collab Boot

Posted in Boots and Wear

Orvis and Danner, two iconic American outdoor brands have teamed up for the creation of a collab boot. Using the classic Danner Light boot, they’ve added waterproof full-grain leather and Orvis green cordura side panels as well as a Vibram Sierra outsole with Megagrip & a waterproof Gore-Tex liner. The boots are made in Danner’s Portland factory and feature a co-branded logo on the tongue.

Reebok Introduces Cotton + Corn Collection at werd.com

Reebok Introduces Cotton + Corn Collection

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

With the Cotton + Corn collection, Reebok is making shoes from things that grow. For the first drop, they’ve taken a classic silhouette and constructed it with a 100% cotton upper and a bio-based sole derived from corn. The shoe is comfortable and durable and happens to be the first-ever 75% USDA bio-based shoe.

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Smart Watch at werd.com

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Smart Watch

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With the introduction of the Galaxy Watch, Samsung is aiming to pull some would-be Apple Watch buyers their way. This new Galaxy wearable looks more like a standard watch but has all the smart features you’d expect: an OLED display, fitness tracking, 39 built-in workouts, sleep & calorie tracking, waterproof, NFC compatibility, music streaming, and a built-in digital assistant. Available August 24 in 3 sizes and a trio of finishes.

Filson Introduces C.C.F. Workwear Collection at werd.com

Filson Introduces C.C.F. Workwear Collection

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At the end of the 1800s, Filson founder Clinton C. Filson was manufacturing rugged workwear for miners and prospectors in the Pacific northwest. And with the introduction of the C.C.F. collection, Filson is bringing back a line of tough workwear in the same spirit. Made with extra durable materials —cotton duck and rugged canvas—and overbuilt details like triple stitching, reinforcing rivets and double-layer knees, the collection includes, pants, vests, jackets, and more.