The cerulean shades of the ocean and the sky inspire watchmakers to craft timepieces that capture the Hamptons’ most alluring hue.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP: This Longines La grande classique de Longines 100 diamonds watch ($6,100) is crafted in steel and bedecked with two rows of diamonds on the case and diamond markers on the dial. the bracelet is stainless steel. Tourneau, Roosevelt Field, 630 Old Country Road, Garden City, 516-873-0209. From Blancpain, this 18k white-gold women’s off-centered hour watch ($33,000) houses a self-winding movement and is embellished with a blue mother-of-pearl dial with diamond snow and a ribbon separating the hour and minutes from the retrograde small seconds hand at 6:00. the bezel, case, and crown are also set with diamonds. London Jewelers, 2 Main St., East Hampton, 329-3939. From Dior Timepieces, this elegant automatic dior VIII Montaigne watch ($11,150) is crafted in stainless steel and features a sun-brushed blue dial with an inner ring of diamonds in rose gold. the pyramid-style bracelet is crafted in steel. Americana Manhasset, 2060 Northern Blvd., 516-365-5680. Offering elegant beauty at an affordable price, this Seiko watch ($450) is crafted in steel with diamonds on the case. the dial is blue mother-ofpearl. the watch houses a solar movement, powered by light energy, with a sixmonth power reserve once fully charged. Daughter Time, 39 Montauk Hwy., Hampton Bays, 728-7045
Enchanting timepieces in shades of blue ref lect the beauty that defines the East End. And when varying degrees of diamonds are added to symbolize the shimmering snow that blankets the Hamptons this time of year, the results are dazzling. These timepieces will be a reminder on the wrist of the sea, sky, and snow all year long.