Timepiece Update Session: JBW + GIVEAWAY!


Last year we featured our biggest feature and giveaway ever: Just Bling Watches. Today, SoJones.com catches up with Carlos Zuniga of Just Bling and got new info on the watch brand and what they’re up to. Aside from the name change, Just Bling came up with new awesome iced-out watches. [Participate in our other giveaway with Sneaker Headz]

So your brand’s name used to be Just Bling. What’s the new one and why change?
In early 2010, a new design team took control of the brand’s creative direction and revitalized what is now JBW, giving it tremendous momentum to propel from a small niche brand to a brand appealing to mass audiences, while continuing to maintain a unique identity.
The brand has officially changed to the standalone JBW, after dropping the vintage term Just Bling from its logo. JBW has also introduced a new symbolic logo, the Phoenix, as an iconic figure representing the rebirth of the brand. Today more avid than ever for innovation and urban luxury, JBW is rising again like a phoenix to claim its place in the modern world of time telling.

What are your key items this season?
Key items for this year are the multiple time zone G4, our largest watch ever the Titus, and our first digital watch ever the DMC-12 which is inspired by the Delorean (the car from back to the future).

Which of your products will look good on a sporty guy?
The Vostok with it’s ridged rubber band, slim sporty case, and car speedometer like face. This watch has sporty written all over it.

And for the dressier gentleman?
You just can’t go wrong with the G4 for a dressier look. It’s a huge polished stainless steel watch with this jet setter feel to it. I feel like you can wear that watch in any part of the world and someone will compliment you on it. (Also speaking from personal experience.)

So what’s the documentary all about?
The G4 documentary gives you an inside look at where the inspiration came from and how we began the design through sketches to 3d.

Can SoJones readers order a fully-customized watch?
We don’t have a program set up where you can order a customized watch, but for the right price, anything is possible.

For more ice and stylish watches, visit JBW’s website: JustBlingWatch.com and to make a purchase, JBW is also available on Amazon.com.  Check the brand’s Facebook page, because there’s currently a Facebook contest to promote the Titus watch and the brand’s new Facebook page.  JBW is giving away a Titus Watch for every 200 new fans on the new JBW Facebook page. You can also participate in the SoJones X JBW Giveaway below:


JBW is being generous and ONE very lucky SoJones.com reader will get ONE Titus Watch worth over $1000 (although it’s on sale at Amazon.com).  Here’s a peek of the awesomeness:


Here’s How It Works:

1. Go over to JBW’s website or Facebook page (you must become a fan of JBW’s new Fan Page to qualify), name one of the watches you really like and describe why you like it below in the comment box.  Be descriptive because we need to hear what you think about the awesome watches!

2.  You have two weeks from August 12th – August 26th, 2010 to participate. Also make sure when you comment, have a link to somewhere we can contact you (like your SoJones account, your facebook, etc.). It makes it easier to contact you if you win.

3. Drawing for ONE very lucky winner will be held on August 29th, 2011. The winner will be announced on this page and on the forums page (http://www.sojones.com/forums/).

Article Comments Lottery Rules
One item per winner
Previous winners must wait 30 days before entering this contest
Duplicate comments will not count, like posting “I love this forum” or “hi” 50 times.
Garbage or nonsensical comments will not count, like “awr#$ASFasdfkl”
Comments hating on other people will definitely NOT count.
U.S. residents only

Don’t forget to visit SoJones.com’s Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/SoJones and become a fan!

For More JBW, check out our gallery below:


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