In motorsport, sponsorships mainly consist of the big brands: Rolex, TAG Heuer, Omega, Tissot, etc. However, seeing a “smaller” brand like YEMA making its way into motorsport, primarily through a prestigious series like the World Endurance Championship, makes me smile.
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Off the Cuff: Q Timex Three Time Zone Chronograph
If you’ve already made your summer travel plans, but haven’t yet decided on your travel watch, be sure to check out the Q Timex Three Time Zone Chronograph. While the name is a mouthful, you get exactly what’s advertised—a vintage-inspired chrono with a peculiar complication that isn’t quite a GMT, but functions like one.
Off the Cuff: Fleux FLX001/FLX002 Skindivers
Last month, Canadian entrepreneur, Edward Cho, wrapped up a successful Kickstarter campaign for his newly minted brand of watches, Fleux. The FLX001 and FLX002 are both 60s-inspired skindivers with a lot of shared DNA, but that ultimately differentiate themselves through their dials and bezels. Echoes of iconic divers from the era are present in both designs—Squale, Omega, perhaps a little Blancpain. And ultimately, I think the blend works well.