Blue, the colour of the limitless sky, the colour of the endless depths of the oceans, blue, the colour of freedom. Blue signifies the colour of the element of water. And in the watch industry, when you think of blue, you often think of Diver watches. Shifting our focus away from Diver watches, we have curated a list of five magnificent blue dialed watches that are undoubtedly superb additions to the collection of any watch lover. Ladies, you can team these for a casual dineout, or simply for an elegant party, these are universal. You cannot go wrong with these choices!
Navitimer B01 Chronograph 41 by Breitling
The Navitimer Collection by Breitling, is undoubtedly one of the iconic pieces manufactured by the brand. Its origins are from 1950’s designed for air-pilots. Earlier this year, to commemorate 70 years of the Navitimer collection, the brand launched its latest iterations in a pop of colours.
Lively and bold, the blue Navitimer B01 Chronograph 41 caught our eye. It’s a tad a bit too big maybe for our wrists, but hey, who SAYS big dials aren’t for women? It is available in 2 strap variants: stainless steel metal bracelet or black leather strap Navitimer’s classic characteristics – the circular slide rule, the baton indexes, the trio of chronograph counters and the notched bezel for easy grip. With water resistance of up to 30 metres and power reserve of 70 hours, Breitling’s B01 automatic chronograph movement powers this blue Navitimer timepiece. And… for the first time in a Navitimer Chronograph piece, you can see the very impressive movement through an exhibition caseback.
If you are still on the fence about this piece, ladies, trust us, you wouldn’t regret a new sports watch in your collection if thrill, action and adventure drive you. The timepiece is priced at approx. INR 6.90 Lacs + applicable taxes.
Royal Oak Offshore Selfwinding – Music Edition by Audemars Piguet
Everyone loves Audemars Piguet. This Swiss watch manufacture has launched 5 new variants of the Royal Oak Selfwinding to celebrate its music partnerships. These watches come in 5 variants, two 37 mm and three 43mm, made out of titanium, white gold and black ceramic that blends an avant-garde gem setting on its Tapisserie dials inspired by the VU meter lights found on recording music consoles. The blue textured interchangeable strap truly adds a refined touch to this special collection. It is knurled “reminiscent of jack plugs”, while the crown guards are inspired by mixing console faders.
JAMM loves the 37mm variant in white gold material with the blue textured strap (77601BC.YY.D343CA.01). But those who prefer lighter timepieces on their wrist, a titanium model is also available. Blue Aventurine dials with rainbow-coloured gems on the dial and bezel, deserve a thumbs-up! These are boutique exclusive pieces. So, shop at the nearest Audemars Piguet boutique.
When you think of Longines, elegance is the only word that comes to our minds. “Elegance is an attitude” is their motto and some of the iconic women’s pieces have stood the test of time. Backing this slogan, the brand has launched monochromatic versions in the iconic Longines Dolce Vita collection. The cobalt blue variant particularly stood out for us. Classic and timeless! Riveting too, since they come with straps that match the colour of the dials.
The dimensions of the watch is 23.30mm × 37.00mm that come in a rectangular dial. It offers outstanding wearer comfort and it also features a small seconds display.
With its timeless design, this watch has established itself as one of Longines most iconic collections. Sleek and eye-catching, it is priced at INR 1,07,000 plus taxes as applicable.
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust 31
Since its introduction, 75 years ago, Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust has been considered as a reference point for luxury wrist watches. The smaller diameter models in the Datejust collection have defined the elegance of what’s supposed to be a classic ladies watch.
For 2022, this tirelessly feminine collection of watches gets three new stunning additions. All of them feature new dials with a striking motif of 24 flowers. They all standout from each other thanks to Sunray, matte and grained finishes. JAMM’s favourite, the Azzurro blue dialled timepiece is set with 24 diamonds, with white gold hands and gem-setting. Its bezel is set with 46 brilliant cut diamonds.
Powered by self-winding 2236 calibres of advanced technical sophistication. It provides one of the best superlative chronometer standards of accuracy. It also has a reserve of up to 55 hours.
Faithfull to the Rolex legacy that stretches back through the decades, this new timepiece will provide today’s woman a dash of classic glamor on the wrist, while also ensuring accuracy and reliability.
Constellation Quartz 28mm by Omega
The 28 mm additions to the Constellation family are truly beautiful. Stellar is what comes to our mind when we one sees this Celestial blue variant. The subtle hue also makes an impression on the bezel of the watch. The roman numerals that are matched to the colour of the dial. They add an extra pop of pastel to the display. The watch comes with a bracelet and case made out of stainless steel while the indexes and applied elements in 18K white gold. The watch is powered by Omega’s calibre 4061 that provides unwavering precision.
Stamped on the caseback is the iconic image of an observatory, surrounded by the sky marked with eight polished symbolic stars, represents the many precision awards won by OMEGA in the 1930’s and 40’s. The watch comes with a 5-year warranty. It is priced at approx. INR 2.50 lacs + taxes as applicable.