From pocket watch to wrist watch to cellphone, we have gone through different stages of keeping track of our revolution around the Sun. Fortunately, the idea of a pocket watch is classy enough to survive the test of, erm, time, thus making its glorious comeback.¬†A collaboration between L.A. horologists March Labs and French object d’art store Colette brought about this black beauty of a timekeeper, with its¬†snakecoil chain and PVD finish.

Be ahead of the times with the pocket watch only Darth Vader would wear. If you’re not afraid to join the Dark Side of being a gentleman, that is.