The hues of saffron, white, and green have long been revered as the symbolic colours of the Indian flag representing courage, peace, and prosperity respectively. In the world of horology, watches serve as more than just timekeeping devices. They are intricate works of art that encapsulate craftsmanship, innovation and style. Through this feature we explore some incredible pieces from the 2023 novelties as we take you on a journey of the fusion of horological excellence and the rich tapestry of the Indian Tricolours.
The Rolex Day date 36 exudes a bold and resilient character just like the saffron colour that symbolises courage and sacrifice. The distinctive dial catches the eye as it evokes a sense of vibrancy and energy. It features hour markers in 18 ct gold, set with 32 diamonds, and a Roman VI and IX in 18 ct gold, set with 24 diamonds.Crafted in an 18ct yellow gold and adorned with a President bracelet in the same material,the watch exudes an air of luxury and gleams in elegance. The stunning diamonds that grace the bezel add a touch of glamour and radiance to this impeccable timepiece.
Just like how the white colour in the Indian flag embodies peace and unity, the white elements of the Luminor Due Luna Rossa watch by Panerai come together harmoniously to create a graceful and clean design. The watch is inspired by the technical innovation and the majestic beauty of the yachting world. Crafted in polished steel, the watch boasts a minimalist charm with its alluring white dial and matching white strap. The date is displayed at 3 o’clock and small seconds at 9 o’clock. The design of this watch whispers sophistication through simplicity.
Green, a colour that stands for prosperity and growth is brought out beautifully in the Happy Sport Watch by Chopard. The watch is brought to life as the collection’s iconic diamonds dance elegantly atop the green backdrop. These free spirited diamonds, happier when they are free, showcase that women can be who they aspire to be and prosper in all fields when they feel independent and liberated. Crafted in an 18 ct rose gold and stainless steel, this timepiece comes with a green alligator leather strap.