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Microbrand watches are everywhere, and most of them are derivative, frankly. But then there are those that smartly tap into the horological past and create a gem of a reinterpretation. The A-11 from Praesidus out of New York pays homage to the WWII Allied Forces original version by Bulova but with two new case sizes that are both bigger than the small 32mm diameter of the first version. The two sizes (38mm and 42mm) have a vintage-style dial that evoke the original A-11, a tough bead-blasted case, a doubled-domed and anti-reflective mineral crystal glass, lumed hands and markers, and the ever-reliable Seiko NH35 automatic movement. You can choose your size, dial color, and strap, but the price remains an easy $195 no matter what version you pick.

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When it comes to perfect Valentine’s Day gifts, there’s almost nothing that competes with the collaborative cocktail kits released in partnership between Oak & Eden and Cheeky Cocktails. Available in Espresso and Napa options, each kit combines a unique Oak & Eden spirit, Cheeky syrup and a rocks glass that will take any holiday to the next level–whether you’re celebrating solo or with your special someone. As if all that wasn’t enough, you even get 10% off with code COOLWHISKEY at checkout (thru the end of February), so you have no reason not to pick yourself up some as well when you get your Oak & Eden Cocktail Kits today.