Green is undoubtedly the colour of the year, but it’s not only limited to fashion and jewellery — it extends to the watchmaking world, too. Following the trend of timepieces with blue faces, watch lovers are now seeking greener pastures, so to speak, and horological brands have reacted accordingly by launching new editions of their iconic timepieces, which have caught our eyes with beautiful hues of emerald, jade and grass. Scroll down to see some of our favourites, any of which would make a perfect addition to your treasured collection.
Limited to only 260 pieces, Piaget celebrates the 60th Anniversary of its Altiplano series with a special 18k yellow-gold edition featuring an enchanting deep forest green with a sunburst finish. The watch is powered by the new ultraslim Calibre 1203P automatic movement, which allows the piece to maintain an impressive 3mm thickness.
Piaget, Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, 5 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong, +852 2530 2188
Available in either white gold or its exclusively patented 18ct Everose gold, this Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 40 from Rolex features a 40mm-wide “president” bracelet and a beautiful olive-green dial with a sun-ray finish, along with a fluted bezel, day/date windows, and hour markers fashioned from 18ct gold. It also houses a Superlative Chronometer certified 3255 movement, which is a new-generation movement entirely developed and manufactured in-house to offer a superlative level of performance.
Rolex, Dickson Watch and Jewellery, Shop 2042, Level 2, ifc mall, 8 Financial Street, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2234 7368
Named for its semicircular power reserve display with a hand-type indicator located at 3 o’clock, the Manero PowerReserve is one of the Carl F. Bucherer’s more distinctive timepiece to date. This year, the Lucerne-based watchmaker has specially released two contemporary versions for its supporters, featuring dials of pine green and midnight blue with a visually captivating degradé effect; each colour is limited to only 188 pieces.
Carl F. Bucherer, Shop A3, Ground Floor, 1 Yee Wo Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2882 2302
Remaining true to each of the technical principles behind any revered automatic timepiece, Bremont‘s ALT1-C Green is integrated with an impeccably modified, chronometer-rated Valjoux 7750-SO BI AC movement, and features a 43mm hardened stainless steel Trip-Tick® case and a green dial along with silver metal numbers and Super-LumiNova®-coated nickel hands and markers.
Bremont, 1 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong, +852 2395 0628
An exhibitor at SIHH for the past two years, H. Moser & Cie. is an indie brand that’s loved by many watch collectors. The Schaffhausen-based watchmaker has introduced a new cosmic-green dial for Venturer Small Seconds XL Purity, which has a highly minimal aesthetic featuring only a sunburst pattern and applied indexes at 12, 3, 6 and 9 o’clock.