6 Noteworthy Camo watches

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6 Noteworthy Camo watches

Post by koimaster » November 18th 2019, 10:21am

Not just intended for outdoor recreation these days, camouflage has emerged as a trendy and bold alternative for your daily wristwear. Found on both watch straps and dials, the military-focused hue isn’t one normally associated with the luxury world of watchmaking but it has evolved into a distinct look for those in search of a design that blurs the line between tactical and tony. With more and more watch brands embracing camouflage, it’s easy to get lost in the (horological) woods, so here’s our guide to six of the more noteworthy introductions from the past few years.

At SIHH 2018, Audemars Piguet debuted dozens of new timepieces. One of the more controversial pieces was a Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph that featured a camouflage strap, a khaki-green ceramic bezel, and a beige dial. While the strap definitely embodies the camouflage “look,” it’s the bezel and dial combination that really stand out. The beige oozes a sort of creamy charisma that matches seamlessly with the brown subdials and almost forest-green bezel. It’s priced at $31,000. You can read more here.


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Re: 6 Noteworthy Camo watches

Post by MKTheVintageBloke » November 18th 2019, 6:31pm

I suppose that "noteworthy camo" is an oxymoron. The point of camo is going unnoticed.

Like in that old joke:
"Private! I didn't see you at the camouflage drill!"
"Thank you, sir!"
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