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With this year being the 75th Anniversary of their Portugieser watch collection, it’s only right that they take a look back to the watches that started it all. IWC is celebrating the popular model with a special edition that is inspired by their Portugieser watches from the 1930s.
The watches feature a vintage dial design with a railway track chapter ring and the original “International Watch Co” logotype. The comes in stainless steel or 18-carat red gold 43mm cases and are powered by hand-wound IWC 59215 movements. The watches have an 8-day power reserve once fully wound and features sapphire glass on the front and on the rear of the watch.
Both watches will also have alligator leather straps crafted by Santoni and the watches will be available in a limited run of 175 in red gold and 750 in the stainless steel edition.
Pricing is $ TBD, more on the IWC 75th Anniversary Portugieser at IWC.com.
One of the oldest American eyewear brands is celebrating its 100th birthday today and they’re marking the occasion with a special 100 Year Collection featuring one of its most popular frames, the Lemtosh. The collection honors both the past and future with frames like the Lemtosh Wood ($ 290) that is inspired by Hyman Moscot’s wooden pushcarts and Sol Moscot’s fig trays that are still used to this day to display the frames.
The other styles include the Lemtosh smart ($ 270) which is available with clip-on sun lenses and a new travel-friendly folding Lemtosh ($ 390) features magnetic vertical hinges on the temples that allows it to fold up and fit comfortably in your pocket.
The Moscot 100 Year Anniversary Collection is available now at Moscot.com.
5 years and a handful of stores later, Unionmade has quickly become one of the most talked about and respected stores in menswear and rightfully so. The shop has been a resource for well-crafted goods since its inception and for their 5th Anniversary they’re celebrating with a capsule collection of highly limited styles from some of their favorite brands. The collection includes everything from navy suede Red Wings to Pea Coats from Golden Bear and denim from San Francisco neighbor, Levis. The collection is available today at Unionmade.com and their retail stores.
When the original motorcycle helmet company needs to build the definitive motorcycle jacket for their 60th anniversary, you team up with the original American motorcycle jacket brand, Schott NYC. Limited to 250 pieces and Made in the USA, the individually numbered jackets are a slimmer cut with a café racer style design that’s constructed from a heavy duty black horsehide with tonal black steerhide rally stripes, and the contrast of a full red custom satin lining.
$ 900, Bell
We know a lot of you can’t get enough of Common Projects. The popular luxury sneaker brand has a great new limited edition model to celebrate Dover St Market’s 10th Anniversary.
The new style updates their hugely successful Achilles sneaker with a a new tartan variant in two styles. One style gives the classic white a bright hit of red tartan fabric on the heel tab and if you’re feeling bold they’ve also got one with an all-over tartan over a white sole.
£245-£265, Dover St Market
Bush Baby’s 20th Anniversasry Knife is a knife that might be too pretty for everyday, heavy-duty work, but its definitely one you can count on if you plan on getting it a bit dirty. The blade is made by South Africa knifemaker Arno Bernard who crafted the blade from N690 stainless steel and accompanied it with a beautifully finished warthog tusk.
$ 280, Best Made