Men’s Clothing

Longines Blacks Out Their Classic Dive Watch at werd.com

Longines Blacks Out Their Classic Dive Watch

The original Legend Diver 7042 is the watch that established Longines in the dive watch category. This remake of the classic model in matte black PVD gives it a modern stealth edge. The 42mm Swiss-made automatic features a sharp SuperLuminova dial plus date window & central seconds. Tactical Rubber strap. 38 hour power reserve. Water resistant to 300 meters.

Swiss Survival Time: Victorinox I.N.O.X. Carbon Limited Edition at werd.com

Swiss Survival Time: Victorinox I.N.O.X. Carbon Limited Edition

The Carbon Limited Edition is Victorinox’s most advanced watch in their destruction-proof I.N.O.X. lineup. In development, the 43mm analog withstood 130 homologation tests—extreme endurance tests, all of which it aced. So it’s ready for duty. The carbon case is virtually indestructible. handwoven survival paracord strap in neon yellow combines with reflective parts on the case & dial to offer high visibility. This edition comes in special packaging: a Pelican case that includes a Rescue Tool, & an additional black leather strap.

Adidas Introduces 100% Recyclable Running Shoe at werd.com

Adidas Introduces 100% Recyclable Running Shoe

Adidas has been working for more than 6 years on developing a fully recyclable shoe; that project comes to fruition in the Futurecraft.Loop, the first sustainable performance runner. The shoe is made entirely of recyclable TPU from the outsole to the laces; and when you’ve logged all your miles, return them to Adidas to be shredded and upcycled into a new pair. They’ll be coming to the masses in 2021.

Timeless Appeal: Farer’s Lander Chronograph at werd.com

Timeless Appeal: Farer’s Lander Chronograph

The latest from premium British watchmaker Farer, is the Lander Chronograph. This classic 39mm automatic features fine finish details and is powered by a Swiss Made TA 2894-2 Elaboré movement with a bespoke Farer bronze ‘turbine’ design rotor. Its bright sea green dial features a date window and pair of sub-dials with micro-fine spun detailing – allowing the information to be seen in crisp clarity. SuperLuminova in all dials and indices ensures vivid nighttime readability.

Nike & Converse Update a Court Classic at werd.com

Nike & Converse Update a Court Classic

If you ever forget that technically, Converse is now Nike, the new All Star BB makes it clear. Designed in collaboration with Nike innovator Eric Avar, the shoe combines heritage Converse style with the latest in Nike performance, like a Quadfit mesh upper & drop-in React Core midsole. Available in May.

Descente x DSPTCH Create Packable Athletic Apparel at werd.com

Descente x DSPTCH Create Packable Athletic Apparel

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Sportswear innovators Descente teamed up with San Francisco-based design and manufacturing brand, DSPTCH to create the ultimate “wardrobe to go”. The Descente x DSPTCH Collection includes a packable all-weather jacket & vest, as well as a packable performance fabric long sleeve shirt, shortsleeve shirt, shorts, and weekender backpack.

A New Pair of Vans You Can Surf In at werd.com

A New Pair of Vans You Can Surf In

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Vans shoes have been on the street (& off the wall) since 1966 & with the debut of their new surf booties, they’ll be in the water as well. The brand claims their warm-water Surf Boot Mid and the cold water Surf Boot Hi provide better grip than bare feet combining innovative design with function approved by a team of top surfers. Available now at vans.com

Longines Dives Deep with the HydroConquest Ceramic at werd.com

Longines Dives Deep with the HydroConquest Ceramic

Longines is adding yet another fresh variant to its HydroConquest line of dive watches—this new automatic is an upgrade—constructed entirely in black Zr02 ceramic. Powered by a Swiss-made automatic movement, the 43mm case features a unidirectional rotating bezel, screw-in crown, and brushed satin finish. Water resistant to 300-meters.

Zenith Celebrates American Vets With Pilot Cronometro Tipo CP-2 USA at werd.com

Zenith Celebrates American Vets With Pilot Cronometro Tipo CP-2 USA

Created to support veterans through the Wounded Warrior Project, the Zenith Pilot Cronometro Tipo CP-2 USA Edition is a fresh variation on a military-inspired Zenith classic, the original 1960s “Cairelli” chronometer. This new model features a special red, white, & blue color scheme as well as deep blue dial and a sapphire case back w/an integrated stars & stripes motif. Only 50 pieces will be made.

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.