DuFrane Watches at Worn & Wound Wind-Up

We are so excited to announce our participation in Worn & Wound's inaugural San Francisco Wind-Up event May 18th-20th. This is the first time the event will be hosted outside of New York, and what better place than San Francisco! We will be parti

Making the barton springs 656 diver

I've been a huge fan of dive watches ever since I saw Roger Moore's James Bond and all he could do with his Rolex 5513. I mean, it even had a buzz saw he used to free himself?! This was in the era of digital and quartz, so seeing this ultra classy

My favorite watches. Pt 1- Oris Divers Sixty Five

I've thought about sharing some of the watches that I consider are among my very favorites in a series of blogs, because honestly it's a very plural list. It's rather akin to answering which child is your favorite or what dessert is your favorite.

All for the love of watches.

I have had a life-long love affair with watches. Ever since I was a kid, I was infatuated with them. In fact, I still have several of my old Pulsar, Casio and other random digital and Quartz models from the late 70's/early 80's. I'm not really su

Why wear a watch?

Not just to tell the time. We are all usually within 5 feet (day or night) to some type of electronic device that will no doubt have a clock as a part of its' function. A watch is one of the few items a man has at his disposal to express his unique s