An Old-Time Grace in Travel Clocks
“In the original 1920s Art Deco sleeping cabins of the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, the oldest carriage, that which Agatha Christie traveled in, has a section in the wall of the cabin to place your pocket watch. That way gentlemen could see the time ...
March 18, 2015
The New Mix-It-Up Men's Style
In recent years, the industry pushed fitted suits, slim ties, flat-front pants, and accessories such as pocket squares, tie-clips, showy watches with lots of bells and whistles and burnished wingtip shoes. Now the industry is proposing loosening things up....
March 26, 2015
Follow the White Ball
Players seek to control where at least two balls are going: the red or colored “object” ball, preferably toward a pocket; and the white ball, its rate of braking and spin carefully calibrated, either to stop near another object ball, so the process can ...
March 23, 2015
headline/deck for TR1Ferry22
Toward the bow, I discovered the dimly lit cocktail lounge covered in velvet wallpaper, and the observation lounge, with stadium-style seating. On the cabin deck, I slipped into the dark movie theater (several screenings a day) and the pocket gift shop ...
March 22, 2015
Men's Watch-Buying Guide
Fifty years later, this technology found its way from wall-hanging clocks to wrists, and Switzerland's watchmaking industry, being slow to adapt, was decimated. In the 1980s, the Quartz Crisis Watch functions fall into two distinct categories ...
March 24, 2015
Birmingham's Mad Hatter an imaginative mix of styles
Proprietor Sakko says the entire project is a tribute to her late father, who loved tea, actually had a tearoom at one point, and always wore a pocket watch. And about those pocket watch style clocks on the wall: they are set to 1:30, 1:08 and 3:20 ...
February 18, 2015
Trying On the Apple Watch: Natural Feel, Fewer Distractions
Nobody can really judge the Apple Watch yet. With new tech, we often can't understand exactly what's going to make it stick. But when Apple introduced the iPhone, I immediately sensed my life would change—I suddenly could carry the Internet with me ...
March 9, 2015
A Fresh Look at Kanye West
The fact that when I see truth it’s really hard for me to sit back and just allow it to happen in front of me on my clock makes me ... funded his debut RTW collections from 2012 out of pocket; and that he and his creative director, Virgil Abloh, interned ...
April 10, 2015
What the Apple Watch does best: Make you look good
Crew style. The 38-mm Apple Watch with that band costs $650 ... The wineries, restaurants and unspoiled landscapes of the pocket-size Anderson Valley are just a sip away from San Francisco. » The Wall Street Journal. You haven’t really been on safari ...
April 9, 2015
12 Apple Watch Reviews To Help You Decide If It’s Worth the Hype
We’ve rounded up 12 of the key early reviews of the watch to help you decide. Geoffrey Fowler of The Wall Street Journal’s bottom line ... than a phone you can just stuff in your pocket. But this is Apple. Which means the Watch is a beautifully ...
April 9, 2015
Apple Watch review roundup: the best smartwatch yet, but not an essential purchase
Wall Street Journal: One big challenge Apple conquered is making its wrist computer small and stylish enough to wear without a nerdy pocket protector. My colleague Joanna Stern and I agree the Apple Watch is a fine watch for both men and women—a standard ...
April 8, 2015
The Apple Watch: half computer, half jewellery , mostly magical
Three things about the Apple Watch are very different: It descends from watches: Apple has put as much effort into the style of this device as theelectronics ... to track your heart rate — something the phone in your pocket can’t do.
April 9, 2015
Still on the fence about Apple Watch? Perhaps these reviews will help
Apple Watch is an elegant combination of style and purpose, even if it indeed often serves as a stand-in for the iPhone tucked away in your pocket or purse,” Baig ... through its paces for her review in The Wall Street Journal. While impressed with ...
April 9, 2015
Shinola Ribs Apple Watch In New Ads
The Birdy, as many would come to learn, is the name of the brand’s signature watch style, but the double innuendo certainly ... printed in publications such as The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. The final copy reads: “A watch so smart ...