Good day folks, thought I might share this overpriced (whooping $39 for a Nato) , but nonetheless interesting purchase.
Let’s start with some photos of the packaging:
I’m particularly impressed by the fact that all straps by fossil will come with additional spring bar, with the special “spring bar pin” for easy changeability.
I think it’s an exclusive fossil design, with the small insertion for the device…but hey, it’s cool. You don’t see such “innovation” in generic brands.
It’s really one of its kind. 22mm. Will fit most modern Seiko Divers (monsters excluded of course)
The top material, as the title suggest, Tweed. The underside, Leather.
Wonder how it’ll look with a 007? I bet it’ll instantly change the macho diver into chic & metro looking piece. Well, with a softer touch.
The leather, I’d suspect, will enhance and add comfort for the wearer; but it’ll attract stench from perspiration from Singapore’s unforgiving humid weather.
Tweed is traditionally used for apparels, especially for men’s jacket, slacks, even for electric guitar hard cases & guitar amplifiers. The tweed look with transform any item into a classic, gentlemen & retro groove.
If you wish for something different in this season of love, thanks & giving, give Fossil straps a chance. This fashionable brand may just be worth your while to add that retro twist to your strap collection.