Men’s Clothing

New Balance Refreshes the Original Dad Shoe at werd.com

New Balance Refreshes the Original Dad Shoe

What dads have known & loved forever is all still here in the iconic 990 from New Balance. The 990 V.5 is just the latest variation of the tried-and-true dad classic, featuring the same gray and white colorway with low-key reflective hits. For a “nice Sunday morning jog”, “a quick trip to the hardware store” or “throwing the ol’ pigskin around in the backyard,” no other shoe quite compares.

Shinola Revives Flagship Runwell Automatic at werd.com

Shinola Revives Flagship Runwell Automatic

A huge hit when it was first introduced back in 2013, Shinola’s Runwell Automatic is back in a fresh, reimagined model. It retains its original styling but is now powered by a Swiss-made Sellita SW200-1 automatic movement, viewable through a window in the case back. It is available in two sizes: 39.5mm & 45mm, with options for a leather strap or bracelet-style band.

Danner & Helinox Team Up on a Light Hiker, Camp Chair & Table at werd.com

Danner & Helinox Team Up on a Light Hiker, Camp Chair & Table

Danner loves a collab. The latest is a new variant of their popular Danner Light hiker in partnership with outdoor outfitter Helinox. The boot features a classic Vibram Kletterlift outsole and the brand’s signature stitch-down construction. The upper is a made of the same durable textile used in Helinox camp chairs plus it features DAC aluminum alloy lace hooks and ultra-strong Dyneema laces. A camp chair and table are also offered.

Persol Brings Back an 80s Classic at werd.com

Persol Brings Back an 80s Classic

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First seen on the face of Tom Cruise in the late 80s blockbuster Cocktail, Persol’s PO3225S sunglasses are making a comeback. They’ve got the brand’s signature styling on temples and bows, with a flat bridge & more squared off frame shape. Available in a variety of colors.

Gore-Tex & Canada Goose Team Up On Ultimate Rainwear at werd.com

Gore-Tex & Canada Goose Team Up On Ultimate Rainwear

When Gore-Tex & Canada Goose team up to create outerwear, staying dry & comfortable isn’t even a question. The brands worked together on the totally waterproof Nomad Jacket and Nomad HyBridge Lite Jacket—two rain-proof & breathable jackets made of Gore’s ultra-lightweight soft-shell INFINIUM fabric. The 2 jackets work together as a system  “to protect the urban explorer” from spring weather.

Bulova Brings Back a Futuristic Classic at werd.com

Bulova Brings Back a Futuristic Classic

At one time considered America’s premier watch brand, Bulova, has just revived a classic with the Computron LED; a retro-futuristic quartz digital that celebrates their late 70s/early 80s designs. Its trapezoidal case features a unique side-mounted LED display, which resulted in the original model being dubbed the “drivers’ watch” because a driver can check the time without moving his hand from the steering wheel. Single button-control adjusts dual timezones as well as month/date/day indicator. Available in gold, black, & stainless finish sometime in the Fall of 2019.

Zenith’s Defy Inventor Shows You What It’s Made Of at werd.com

Zenith’s Defy Inventor Shows You What It’s Made Of

Only true watch nerds will appreciate how Zenith’s Oscillator control system replaces a traditional spring balanced movement—which is impressive—but there’s plenty for the rest of us to appreciate about the 44mm Defy Inventor. It features a see-through titanium case and ultralight Aeronith bezel as well as a sapphire crystal & case back that allows the wearer to admire the watches’ innovative inner workings.

NOMOS Drops a Deep Dive Watch at werd.com

NOMOS Drops a Deep Dive Watch

Water-resistant to 300-meters, the German-made NOMOS Glashütte Club Sport Neomatik is a serious dive watch and though it’s a bit bigger at 42mm, its stainless steel case is rather sleek & streamlined. It’s powered by a DUW 6101 caliber movement with 42-hour power reserve, and features generous use of Super-LumiNova on hands and numerals for visibility when diving deep.

Longines Introduces Aviation-Inspired Heritage Military Automatic at werd.com

Longines Introduces Aviation-Inspired Heritage Military Automatic

In the Longines Heritage Military automatic, a sharp vintage aesthetic meets modern performance, creating a timeless statement on style. Inspired by the wristwatches worn by the airmen and soldiers in the 1940s and based on a midcentury model produced for the Royal Air Force, it features a slim 38.5mm case and clean, uncluttered face with blue hands. It comes with a NATO and classic, distressed leather strap.

Breitling & Norton Motorcycles Celebrate Their Heritage with a Limited Chronograph at werd.com

Breitling & Norton Motorcycles Celebrate Their Heritage with a Limited Chronograph

Celebrating the partnership between the Breitling and legacy British motorcycle company Norton, the Premier B01 Chronograph 42 Norton Edition is a refined and richly detailed timepiece that has heritage written all over its face. It features a 42-millimeter stainless-steel case and transparent caseback to show the workings of the Calibre 01 movement. An engraved Norton nameplate is affixed to the left side of the case.

Garmin’s MARQ Collection Watches Merge High-Tech Function & High-End Finish at werd.com

Garmin’s MARQ Collection Watches Merge High-Tech Function & High-End Finish

To celebrate 30 years of adventure & sport watch innovation, Garmin has created the new high-end MARQ collection; 5 unique timepieces, each optimized to a specific active pursuit: flying, racing, sailing, exploring and sports performance. They are packed with Garmin’s latest tech & feature premium materials like titanium and ceramic to make them as good looking as they are hard working. Available for pre-order now.

Omega’s 50th Anniversary Speedmaster Apollo 11 Celebrates the First Lunar Landing at werd.com

Omega’s 50th Anniversary Speedmaster Apollo 11 Celebrates the First Lunar Landing

Marking 50 years since the Apollo 11 moon landing, Swiss watchmaker Omega has created a Golden Anniversary edition of Speedmaster Professional—the first watch worn on the moon. The Speedmaster Apollo 11 model is rendered in 18K yellow gold, powered by a manual-winding Calibre 861 movement, and features a burgundy ceramic bezel ring, just like the original. Limited to 1,014 pieces.

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years of the Monaco Automatic at werd.com

Tag Heuer Celebrates 50 Years of the Monaco Automatic

To give its iconic Monaco automatic chronograph a proper 50th anniversary celebration, Tag Heuer is releasing a new commemorative model as well as a collector’s coffee table book, Paradoxical Superstar; a celebration of the groundbreaking watch and its creation, the many famous fans of the OG square sport watch, and even images from the classic McQueen film Le Mans, in which it first appeared. Available May 2019.

Tecnica Introduces Adaptive-Fit Plasma Hiker at werd.com

Tecnica Introduces Adaptive-Fit Plasma Hiker

Touted as the “most comfortable shoe ever made,” the Plasma S from Italian footwear innovators Tecnica, is a rugged, all-terrain hiker featuring adaptive fit technologies. The C.A.S.  upper & footbed make it the first heat-customizable low-cut shoe on the market. Built around the anatomical Forge last, the shoe offers unrivaled out-of-the-box fit. The GTX model is also available, featuring weather-resistant Gore-Tex construction.

Omega Celebrates New York in its Latest Addition to the City Series at werd.com

Omega Celebrates New York in its Latest Addition to the City Series

In an edition of only 399 pieces, the Omega Seamaster Exclusive Boutique New York Limited Edition watch is a slim, sophisticated 39.5mm classic that pays homage to the Big Apple with unique details throughout. An engraving of the iconic skyline on the inner ring surrounds the Master Chronometer Caliber 8800 movement visible through the case back. Its gray dial is subdued and slightly domed, featuring a date window. The dial, hands, and indices, are all made of white gold.