Review: JORD Frankie Wood Watch for Men

 

My review of the Frankie series Zebrawood & Navy men’s wooden watch from JORD.

 

Every year I tend to buy my Brother-in-Law something edible or alcoholic for Christmas. I don’t think he minds at all really, but this year he has an extra special treat.

 

When I was contacted by JORD and asked to review a wood watch from them, I knew straight away who would love it. I let him choose the watch that he would like and he chose well in my opinion. Here is the Frankie series Zebrawood & Navy JORD men’s watch bathed in a bit of autumn glow from the sun.

 

JORD wood watch mens

 

When it came to taking photographs of the watch I decided to pop to the beach not far from our home. With the watch being made of wood, I thought it needed somewhere natural to show it off fully. Plus any excuse for an afternoon walk on the beach is fine by me.

 

As soon as I removed the packaging from our watch delivery, I was impressed without even seeing the watch yet. The JORD watch boxes are really something else. Carrying on with the natural theme they are made of wood, look gorgeous and are quite frankly huge. There is a little drawer in the box to keep any extra links in.

 

I like that they sent the extra links with the watch. Whilst ordering they ask you for the wrist size of the person you are buying for and the watches arrive sized ready for that person. Just in case of errors in measuring it is reassuring to have the extra links there ready.

 

The watch was actually sent to us from America but arrived really quickly considering and in perfect condition.

 

JORD wood watch Frankie

 

The watch itself is so attractive to the eye. The blue of the face is a lovely pop of colour amongst the warm wood colour of the rest of the watch, which really makes it stand out.

 

There were several different colours of watches in the Frankie series and even different types of wood. No two JORD watches will ever be identical thanks to the use of wood for making them, not to mention all the different choices and types of wood watches to choose from. I love that as in this day and age of mass production it is harder to be unique.

 

JORD men's watch - wooden watches

 

The face of the watch is big, clear to see and looks great on a man’s wrist. Si who was acting as my model for the day said that the watch was really comfortable to wear. I think he would be tempted to buy himself one if it wasn’t for the fact that he has such a physical job and watches aren’t a viable option.

 

I really do like this watch and I am hoping my Brother-in-law loves it!

 

Stevie x


Luxury Wood Watch

I was sent the watch in this post by JORD for the purpose of review, but all thoughts and opinions as ever are my won and honest.
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21 Comments

  1. 7 November 2016 / 4:37 pm

    That watch is gorgeous and I love your beachy photos x

    • 7 November 2016 / 7:12 pm

      Thanks Donna, you definitely can’t beat a bit of Cornish scenery when it comes to photos.

      Stevie x

  2. 7 November 2016 / 6:56 pm

    We love our Jord watch too, my husband has never been more pleased about my blog! Your photos are fabulous.
    Nat.x

    • 7 November 2016 / 7:04 pm

      Thanks Nat! Si was like that when I took him on a night away with food included just the two of us ;)

      Stevie x

  3. 10 November 2016 / 2:56 pm

    Gorgeous watch! My hubby’s birthday at the end of the month. He loves a nice watch, I’ve given him two as pressies in the past and he is always looking for more or asking for another! Wonder if he’d like a wooden one :)

    • 10 November 2016 / 7:38 pm

      They really are just the sort of slightly quirky that I like. I think I may need to buy myself a women’s one soon.

      Stevie x

  4. 11 November 2016 / 9:45 am

    What a lovely looking watch! I’d love to get one of these for Jack but I know he wouldn’t be able to wear it without it getting ruined :( great review :) #picknmix

  5. 11 November 2016 / 5:43 pm

    A really lovely watch! I keep seeing these all over the place and my other half loves watches so its definitely on his xmas list! I love the fact that every watch is unique and different and the colour faces are lovely :)

    #PicnMix

  6. 12 November 2016 / 7:21 am

    It really looks great doesn’t it! I think most men would love one of these! #picknmix

    • 12 November 2016 / 5:48 pm

      It’s just that little bit different and I love that no two are the same.

      Stevie x

  7. 12 November 2016 / 9:59 pm

    Great review! That watch is gorgeous! With christmas coming up and my ohs birthday in january this looks like it will be a perfect present! I bought him a watch a few years ago but its a special occasion watch and is really blingy. *popping over to the website now* #picknmix

  8. 15 November 2016 / 9:20 pm

    I really like them I think that my husband would love them as well
    #PicknMix