10 Luxury Gold Timepieces to Add to Your Collection
Anoushka Shankar is wearing the Rolex Day-Date 36, crafted from 18ct yellow gold, featuring a dial cut from carnelian [Image Courtesy: Rolex’s Official Instagram Handle]
In recent years, a nostalgic wave has swept through the world of horology, bringing back the opulence and sophistication of yellow-gold luxury timepieces. Once considered emblematic of classic style, these timepieces are experiencing a resurgence. However, the fascination with yellow-gold in watchmaking is not a new phenomenon. The trend peaked a few decades ago, with celebrities and prominent figures spotted wearing lavish yellow-gold timepieces.
But as the industry embraced stainless steel and other materials, the allure of yellow-gold faded into the background. Fast forward to the present day, and this remarkable resurgence can be attributed to various factors, including a desire for vintage styles in an era dominated by stainless steel, and a renewed appreciation for traditional craftsmanship. The comeback of gold-toned watches also reflects a shift in preference, with consumers craving bolder and more expressive designs.