For those who are seeking for an adequate commute companion, which is able to protect your precious daily goods whilst not sacrificing a tad of appeal, the prolific craftsmen of Tanner Goods bring you this roll-top rucksack made of ultra heavy waxed twill. The appropriately named Wilderness rucksack combines heavy fabrics throughout with 18oz. twill canvas forming the body, lined with soft wool felt, finished with premium Horween Latigo leather shoulder straps, closure straps for the rolled top, handle and even leather-lined pockets in the inside.
We probably all experienced a melody coming out of a palm-sized music box, but most don’t know, these boxes used to be a sign of watchmaking excellence back in the 19th century due to their intricacy. To tribute the true origin of music boxes, the premier manufacturer of music boxes Reuge collaborated with MB&F, creator of many exceptional horological machines and sculptures, for a unique music machine. Each of the 66 available pieces, 33 in grey and 33 in black, comes with a spaceship-esque appearance, an obvious visual hint for what the two silver cylinder on top might play. No Beethoven in here, no you get the finest sci-fi tunes on the left barrel, talking the Star Wars theme, the Imperial March and the Star Trek theme and on the right you listen to Pink Floyd’s Another Brick in the Wall, Deep Purple’s Smoke on the Water and John Lennon’s Imagine. If this is not already convincing the modern gent, the body is made of walnut with white, respectively black, piano lacquer and the barrels are anodised aluminium or black matte-anodised for black version.
Maison Martin Margiela once became famous for disturbing the reserved french haute couture audience with aggressive desctrutivism. However, today this brand is a staple for unique yet still refined designs like this new take on a iPad sleeve. This iPad case is made of a cork weave fused with a premium Italian leather and even incorporates a zipped compartment on the side without getting to bulky.
Following the unique Canby wood wayfares, the Portland-based sunglasses maker of Shwood are daring to move even further with introducing the highly limited Canby Stone sunglasses. This radical sunglass design definitely deserves to be known as rugged as these are crafted of genuine slate applied on a, fortunately much lighter, Birch wood frame with hand-poured pewter inlays finishing a solid stone look. Each of the 200 available Canby Stone specs come with a custom-made felt and leather pouch and are finished to survive some head-height falls.
Globe-Trotter preserved one of the most classy parts of traveling from the golden 30s, namely their utterly unique hand-constructed suitcases. Known as the luggage of gentlemen, this special edition is crafted from vulcanised fibreboard in a special racing green color and trimmed with robust leather. The leather-strapped construction emanates ageless panache and a unmistakenly British way of traveling, that is perfect for the long and relaxing getaway.
Since the beginning of the era of supercars, refined watches and those sought-after vehicles can’t be imagined without each other. To this end, following the record-hunting LaFerrari, venerable watchmaker Hublot has created a true monster of a watch, namely the Masterpiece MP-05. This watch carries the world record for the most power-efficient hand-wound tourbillon with featuring an unbelievable 50 day power reserve. Made out of 637 parts, this watch visually imitates an engine composed of 11 barrels rotating in the middle of the dial. The actual time is shown viá revolving cylinders on side of the barrels and the case is made of black PVD titanium.
Keeping it as simple as possible, Context provides the man with an ultra clean card case. Made entirely by hand from natural vegetable tanned leather with waxed thread stitching, this basic is perfect for those who detest the usual bulk created from unnecessarily crammed wallets with simply not providing the possibility to stow tons of coupon snippets.
In the scope of the actually happening Baselworld watch fair, Bell & Ross introduces the highly limited Vintage WW1 Regulateur watch. Pure minimalism and excessive legibility distinguishes one of Bell & Ross’ most elegant watches. The Swiss automatic Dubois-Depraz caliber provides a seldom seen regulator complication, which allows for a well-organized dial separating the indexes by hierarchical order. The domed sapphire crystal perfectly complements the silvered opaline dial of each of the 99 available collector’s trophies.
With spring already here and summer just around the corner, it’s that time of year when it’s time to update your everyday gear. For those gentlemen in desperate need of space on the go, Danish bag manufacturer Mismo offers you a highly functional bag inspired by old grocery bags. The Cuoio MS Soft Work is crafted of heavy waxed canvas and features an easy-access folded top-closure secured with two leather sailor snap hooks and a large grocery pocket on the outside.
A casual and restrained design is certainly seldom seen in the realms of haute horology, but this piece of German watchmaking succeeds in striking the balance between upscale engineering and a laid-back appearance. The NOMOS Glashütte Ahoi shows an immaculate round 40mm case made of polished stainless steel coupled with a strap made of a woven, waterproof black fabric. In the inside of this pureness exuding watch works either the German automatic NOMOS Epsilon caliber, without a date display, or respectively a Zeta caliber featuring a date compilation.