Anordain is based in Glasgow, Scotland, and was founded with a pretty simple mantra: “the appeal of a good mechanical watch lies in its ability to operate independently of the modern world.” With that in mind though, Anordain’s watches don’t feel overly nostalgic or backward looking. Instead, they reference the past in subtle ways while still appearing contemporary and different. Anordain’s first watch, the aptly named Model 1, is an expression of these principles and one that’s appealingly priced at just a hair over $1,300… More here.
This is not a new article, but there is something about the dial on this watch that grabs me. I think it may be the slight depression in the centre which adds a surprising amount of depth to the overall look.