The watch: the green-dial Audemars Piguet Royal Oak
The one smartest thing about this watch: It proves everybody’s favourite felt frog mistaken: it is simple being inexperienced.
The backstory: Subsequent week, watch collectors worldwide will collect round their computer systems for Watches & Wonders, the revamped-for-the-pandemic commerce present for brand spanking new timepieces. The occasion is bound to be a bonanza of recent items, as Patek Philippe and Rolex can be becoming a member of this yr’s festivities. And contenders for the most effective new watch of the yr are already trickling out. Final week, Omega preempted the hoopla and put out a brand new vary of vintage-inspired Seamasters. Additionally on the docket: a variety of recent green-dial Royal Oaks. The traditional no-frills model comes with a “sunburst” dial, whereas different iterations carry flat inexperienced dials however make up for it with different bells and whistles. There’s a gold chronograph,