Have you ever wondered why angels wear the colour white? Well, it is because the colour has long been associated with purity, innocence, and divinity across various cultures. And angels, often depicted in flowing white robes, symbolise a sense of otherworldly grace and celestial presence. From bridal gowns to snow-capped mountains, white evokes a sense of awe and calmness. White, a colour that symbolises refinement and finer things in life, add’s a stroke of sophistication when adorned on the wrist. In this feature, we will explore the beauty of white which elevates timepieces to an ethereal level of charm. A white watch is something that can be paired with all colours, can be embraced on all occasions and can be carried with a simplistic panache!
Join us as we embark on an exhilarating journey of celebrating time in white!
The epitome of elegance and luxury, the Avenue Classic by Harry Winston is a breathtaking masterpiece that redefines sophistication. Crafted in 18k white gold, this timepiece exudes a timeless charm. The watch’s exquisite details range from the white pearl alligator strap that graces the wrist to the 174 brilliant cut diamonds that adorn the case and the dial bestowing radiance upon the wearer. The white mother of pearl dial with 18K gold indexes and Emerald applique, evokes a sense of ethereal beauty. Bathed in white and studded with glistening diamonds, this stunning piece by Harry Winston is an extraordinary horological treasure.
The J12 Cosmic watch by Chanel is a mesmerising tribute to the beauty of white. Immaculately designed, this watch exudes celestial charms as it brings to life the world of science fiction, space and time travel. The essence of the colour is captured in every element of the watch, from the white ceramic case to the white dial and the white ceramic bracelet. Rockets soar alongside planets and stars, encapsulating the beauty of the universe within a timepiece. The magic doesn’t stop there. When night descends the dial featuring Super-LumiNova transforms the watch into a radiant constellation, allowing its wearer to carry a piece of the night sky wherever they go.
The SuperOcean Automatic by Breitling embodies the adventurous spirit of the ocean. Crafted in stainless steel, the case of the watch exudes a robust yet sophisticated character. The pleasing white colour palette for the dial elevates the watch’s aesthetic to one of purity with functionality. The broad hands and indexes on the dial with luminescent Super-LumiNova® allow for easy readability underwater. The white rubber strap seamlessly merges comfort and style, accentuating the watch’s versatility and elegance.
A stroke of brilliance and an orchestra of shimmering diamonds, the Hublot Spirit of Big Bang in 32mm is a treat to the eye. A gentle hue of white is awakened with 44 dazzling diamonds, what an enchanting way to tell time! The Satin-finished and polished stainless steel case illuminates radiantly complementing the matte white dial. The white structured lined rubber strap sits on the wrist as it commands attention. The different elements of white come together to create a stunning piece of art making it a true horological delight.
A contemporary watch that celebrates abstract timekeeping! The Zenith Defy Classic watch is all things white. Crafted in white ceramic, the watch features a white skeleton dial that reveals the ELITE automatic manufacture movement. The watch celebrates modern designs and the evolving use of new materials. Zenith adds a touch of drama to the simplicity of white, making the watch hard to resist. The striking geometrical openworked dial that matches the colour of the case will certainly catch the eye. Paired with a white textured rubber strap, the watch is sporty and stylish.
The Royal Oak Self Winding watch by Audemars Piguet is crafted in a white ceramic case. The tranquil white is elevated with the warm accents of rose gold on the screws, the hands, hour markers and the caseback. The silver toned dial features the Grande Tapisserie motif. The sapphire caseback, highlighted by a rose gold rim reveals a 22k rose gold oscillating weight. The white ceramic bracelet with a pink gold folding clasp gives the watch a sporty yet classic finish.