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Windup Watch Shop Father's Day Guide 2019

Father’s Day 2019 is just around the corner (it’s June 16th, if you’re unaware), so now is a pretty good time to figure out what you’re going to get before it’s too late. Below is a list featuring five watches and five accessories that any watch-fan-dad will enjoy.

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Damasko is one of the few brands out there that really embraces the chronograph, a fact that can be seen most clearly in their ever-growing line of central-minute hand chronographs.

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THE ART OF TIME: MAX BILL AND “DIE GUTE FORM”
Words by Sean Lorentzen

Plenty of individual designers have gone on to become famous. Design movements from neoclassicism to Art Deco are rightly well-known as well. But only one design school has gone on to become not just a household name, but a cornerstone of a century of design thinking. I’m talking, of course, about the Bauhaus. The clean, minimal approach the Bauhaus taught has found its way into the watch world in a thousand different iterations through a thousand different designers, but perhaps none have put a better personal spin on the style than Max Bill. In decades of partnership with Junghans, Bill provided the world with starkly beautiful designs with a distinct personality.

Born outside of Zurich on December 22, 1908, Bill showed an affinity for form from a very early age. By age sixteen, he was working as an apprentice silversmith in the town of Winterthur, and after two years he enrolled at the legendary Bauhaus. Full article on Worn & Wound...