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Blue Dials Of Baselworld 2018

Blue Dials Of Baselworld 2018

When I started last year with ‘Blue Dials of Baselworld’ I did not expect it to become a reoccurring topic. Earlier this year at the SIHH, we already saw enough blue dials to warrant a similar article and this year at Baselworld….well, judge for yourself! READ MORE

Haute Living Watch of the Week: Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 and 1966 Blue

Haute Living Watch of the Week: Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 and 1966 Blue

This week we feature two watches, both vintage, in one new – or rather, old – color. Girard-Perregaux, one of the elite Swiss heritage brands, appeals to its archives for inspiration from authentic models introduced in key eras. Girard-Perregaux’s two flagship models, 1966 and the vintage 1945 are being reissued in the traditional blue color of the brand, which has played a role in many of its historic timepieces. In the closing years of the 19th century, Girard-Perregaux’s founder, Jean-François Bautte, was one of the first master watchmakers to make successful use of the distinctive color of blue on these READ MORE

Best Blue Dials of 2013

Best Blue Dials of 2013

Watchmaking is entering a blue period, with dials in all shades of this vibrant color, and not just for sports watches. Blue dials have traditionally been used for the dials of diver’s watches because it is widely believed to be the most highly visible color underwater. The Omega Seamaster Good Planet combines it with orange markers, another highly visible color underwater. But blue is also showing up on dress watches, such as the Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde, an interesting change from the classic colors of white and cream. It is also being used on decorative limited editions, like the Rendezvous READ MORE

Luxury Watch Trends 2018 - Baselworld SIHH Watch News

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