Field testing the Tugela and Kalahari

This past weekend some friends and I went out on the water for a spot of fishing and skin diving. I took the Kalahari and Tugela with to see how they would perform. I’ve edited this little video to share the experience: The Kalahari is rated to 100m WR with...
Draken Origins – episode 2

Draken Origins – episode 2

The Tugela River As I mentioned in our first episode, the inspirations for Draken came from a particular area in South Africa – the Drakensberg mountains. The mountain range pictured on the back of the Tugela is actually the Amphitheatre, a renowned landmark of...
Draken Origins

Draken Origins

It’s been three years since I started Draken, and I have realised that there is much that you as our customers, fans or friends, don’t know about us. To remedy this, I have decided to write a series of blog posts about Draken – where the name came...
Important Kalahari Production Update

Important Kalahari Production Update

Hi all, We have encountered an unavoidable delay with the delivery of the Kalahari. Despite doing all we could to mitigate this delay the suppliers of the Seiko NE57 movement (Seiko) have now advised our order will not be delivered until February. We knew when...
Tugela Giveaway!

Tugela Giveaway!

The Tugela is our most popular model to date and one that gets asked for time and time again. Many have said that it is one of the favourites in their collection, and even more wear it as a daily beater. The Tugela was not meant to be stored in a box or drawer. It was...
Kalahari – Fully funded on Kickstarter

Kalahari – Fully funded on Kickstarter

We’re thrilled to announce that the Kalahari is fully funded on Kickstarter! This means that we are absolutely going into production and the watches will hopefully be on the wrists of our backers in December! If you haven’t pledged on our Kickstarter,...