Announcing new Model 2 and Mil-Strap Colors
Today we’re eager to report some new shading increments to our line of American-made watch extras and the arrival of our cowhide go through Mil-Straps . After a short break, we’ve brought back these exemplary military lashes made out of tough American calfskins. Not for weak willed, these thick, twofold layered awful young men add a strong measure of material to your watch, making them greater and bolder. Recommended for adding some style to your apparatus pilot and jump watches.
Now let’s talk the new tones we’re dropping for our Model 2 and Mil-Strap lines; Navy, Natural and Color 8. Every one of the three of these calfskins are made by Chicago’s popular Horween Tannery and are important for their acclaimed Chromexcel line. Known for it’s comfort, immersed shadings and pull-up impacts, Chromexcel calfskins are outstandingly gorgeous.
The Navy Horween Chromexcel has a dull, blue shading that can seem like a blurred dark or a rich blue contingent upon the light. The Navy is especially adaptable and a pleasant option in contrast to earthy colors and blacks, and truly makes light dials pop, while adding an inconspicuous play in tone with dull dials. We left the edges of the Navy incomplete, showing the earthy colored center, which adds a bit of differentiation and rough allure. The Navy has been done with natural hand tied string on both our Model 2 and Mil-Strap.
The Natural Chromexcel Horween has a medium, nonpartisan earthy colored tone with a practically caramel tone that ages to a dull tobacco. It has an unmistakable draw up impact, where the oils in the calfskin relocate to uncover lighter tones, for an extremely unique completion. The wizardry of Chromexcel Natural is by they way it ages and patinas, acquiring an exceptional and flighty character. The Natural has been done with natural string, for a natural, tone-on-tone range. Not to play top picks, but rather since getting these, I’ve struggled removing them from my own watches.
The Color 8 Chromexcel Horween has a dim, burgundy shading that can show up close dark to a dull cherry relying upon the light. Shading 8 is maybe Horween’s most acclaimed shading, adored for its refined, manly tone. This goes incredible with dull or light dials, on dress or game watches. We left the edges of the Color 8 incomplete too for a more natural look. The Color 8 has been done with dim string, for a dull generally palette.
All three of these new tones are accessible now in our Model 2 territory in 18, 20 and 22mm, just as in our Mil-Strap range in 20 and 22mm; $65. We likewise brought back our Russet Mil-Strap, which you can snatch here .