Elegant, clean, and versatile, white watches are an up-and-coming trend for good reason. Not only that, but these sleek and chic watches accentuate a certain sophistication in the wearer.
These watches’ monochromatic white design creates a fresh and clean look. Furthermore, white stands out against any skin tone, which makes white watches versatile and flattering. Thus, it is unsurprising then that they have been gaining popularity amongst modern women, to the delight of the luxury watch industry.
Swiss watchmakers, from Longines to Omega, pride themselves on their elegant white timepieces. Through expert artisanship, these luxurious accessories flaunt rare diamonds and mother-of-pearl designs. Accordingly, the fashion industry has also followed suit, with brands like DKNY and Michael Kors launching their own white watches.
With so many designs in the market, you will certainly be spoilt for choice. If you might be feeling a little lost, take a look at some white watches below from our favourite luxury watchmakers.
Omega De Ville Prestige Butterfly
Inspired by nature’s beauty, this Omega De Ville Prestige watch showcases a mother-of-pearl dial with an enchanting butterfly pattern. Eight diamond indexes enhance the elegance of its 32.7mm dial. There is also a date window at 6 o’clock. Concurrently, a white satin-brushed leather strap complements the white mother-of-pearl dial.
This watch also features a bezel that comes in striking 18K red gold. Markedly, the juxtaposition between white and gold creates a striking design that makes this timepiece stand out from the crowd. Powered by the Co-Axial calibre 2500, this watch has a self-winding movement and a 48-hour power reserve. With its combination of functionality and style, it truly is a fashionable investment.
Patek Philippe Calatrava Timeless White
The designers behind the Patek Philippe Calatrava Timeless White intended to create a watch that would be timelessly elegant, seductive and precious. In particular, its dial is meticulously lacquered to create an immaculate, flawless white finish. The pure white dial is embellished with 44 rare white diamonds.
Meanwhile, protecting the 21.9mm dial is an 18K rose gold case, which offers a dazzling contrast to the white dial. There is also a nacre-white alligator leather strap that provides a finishing touch to this enchanting art piece.
Precise and reliable, the Patek Philippe Calatrava embodies timelessness in its durability and lasting value. As a matter of fact, it is powered by a calibre 215 PS, which boasts a tolerance of -3/+2 seconds per day — an accomplishment that surpasses conventional specifications for mechanical watches. With its elaborate mechanical design and elegant style, the Patek Philippe Calatrava Timeless White is a true masterpiece.
Bulgari Serpenti Spiga
Talking about white watches with an attitude, have a look at this watch!
With a double spiral bracelet, the Bulgari Serpenti Spiga curves around one’s wrist in the name of fearlessness. A wheat stalk pattern, the Roman symbol for infinity, is engraved onto the bracelet. Enclosed within an 18K rose gold bezel is a 35mm ceramic case that features a white lacquered dial. Diamonds adorn the bezel, thereby adding a touch of elegance and femininity to the contemporary design.
With its deep symbolism, the Serpenti Spiga evokes courage and eternity. It is a treasure trove of inspiration that offers a daily confidence boost to its owner. With its stylish and sophisticated design, this Serpenti quartz watch is a perfect everyday watch for professionals.
Parmigiani Fleurier Kalparisma Agenda
The Parmigiani Kalparisma Agenda was the first timepiece in the rose gold Kalparisma collection with a white design. Its diamond-set steel case has a unique tonneau shape measuring 37.5mm. The case encloses an ivory dial with a sunray guilloche finishing. Set against the ivory face are rose gold indexes that reflect light in a glimmering radiance. Complementing the silvery-white design is a white alligator strap.
At the heart of this watch is a Calibre PF331, the first self-winding mechanical movement from Parmigiani Fleurier. With its sleek and clean design, the Kalparisma Agenda is a flattering timepiece that will bring out the elegance of the wearer.
Montblanc Princesse Grace de Monaco
Named after Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco, the Montblanc Princesse Grace de Monaco features a white dial enclosed within a 34mm stainless steel case.
Like its namesake, this timepiece exudes a refined elegance that is worthy of adoration. Alternating rose gold indexes and diamonds decorate the pure white dial. Located at the 6 o’clock mark is seconds sub-dial adorned with a precious gemstone.
Hamilton Ventura S Quartz
Launched in 1957, the Hamilton Ventura quickly became an iconic watch due to its bold and daring designs. Reminiscent of the original Ventura, the Hamilton Ventura S Quartz watch features a distinctive triangular 34.5mm case. In the same fashion, enclosed within the case is a mother-of-pearl dial that features silver minute markers. Moreover, this watch comes with a matching white rubber strap with a pin buckle.
With its unique design, the Hamilton Ventura S Quartz evokes a contemporary look with a fun-loving and quirky spirit. Without a doubt, it is a watch that does more than just tell the time. In fact, it is a statement piece that proclaims an unceasing zest for life. All in all, this stylish, contemporary timepiece will definitely speak to ladies who are looking for a watch that can make a bold statement.
Tag Heuer Aquaracer
Living up to its legacy in automobile racing, Tag Heuer offers an athletic twist to the white watches trend. Featuring a 35mm case in polished steel and ceramic, the Tag Heuer Aquaracer stands out in its brilliant white coat.
This timepiece comes with a matching white ceramic bezel and strap. Meanwhile, its dial features rhodium-plated indexes which bring out the lustre of the white watch face. With a Swiss-made quartz movement, this watch has a long battery life of up to two years. On the whole, the sporty Tag Heuer Aquaracer Quartz is an ideal go-to accessory for the modern woman on the go.
In the market for a stylish white watch for your man too? Check out our feature on men’s luxury white watches here.