A MATTER OF HUE
The Latest Blue Dial Watches
WITH MEN’S WATCHES, BLUE IS A LONG TIME FAVOURITE DIAL COLOUR, ALONGSIDE BLACK, GREY, AND PERHAPS SILVER. More blue dials surfaced in recent years, appearing not only in diving and sailing watches, but also in timepieces meant for everyday or formal affairs. But choosing blue is no mere aesthetic process, for watchmakers employ varied materials and techniques to produce a specific shade. Below is a selection of watches with blue dials, ranging from sporty and nautical-themed timepieces to grand complications.