world of men's style / fashion / grooming

An UrbanDaddy Publication

Timepiece Tuesday: Field Watches


On Veterans Day, we’re reminded of the great contributions our servicemen have made over the years.

Not only to our nation, but also to the way we dress—from peacoats to desert boots to the venerable field watch.

And since it happens to be Tuesday, we’re taking a closer look at the best of the handsomely utilitarian watches—inspired by the timepieces issued to officers in the field since World War I—on the market today...»

Timepiece Tuesday: The Women of Watches

102814_Berenice-marlohe-omega copy

Luxury watch company Hublot just named its first-ever woman brand ambassador: Bar Refaeli. You may have heard of her.

It marks a new forward-thinking trend in the world of horology: women can be interested in watches beyond the ones made by fashion labels. (It’s almost hard to believe it’s taken this long for that to sink in.) Even IWC, a watch brand whose tagline has been “Tools Engineered for Men,” just unveiled their Portofino Midsize collection geared toward men and women. Which is a great thing.

And we’re not complaining that it also makes for some very easy-on-the-eyes branding...»

The Best New Watches at Capsule NY


It’s market week here in New York—a time for buyers to stock their shops, for editors to take the pulse of the upcoming seasons and for general menswear camaraderie.

And Capsule is usually the main attraction. Right out of the gates we noticed a few hot-button trends: denim bomber jackets, waterproof bomber jackets—just a lot of bombers—and there was an overwhelming number of bucket hats (on shelves and heads).

But our favorite had to be all the handsome new watches...»