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Mid-January is usually when my tolerance for Winter starts to decline drastically. Up until Christmas Winter time flies by, then I am caught in the holiday spirit surrounded by my loved ones, start the new year with the best intentions and get excited about a bit of snow and a crisp blue sky in the mountains. However, after the 11th round of slushy snow and rain in the city, I am over it. Let alone the fact, that I have been in bed with a cold for the past two days and woke up to the side-mirror of my car gone thanks to a hit and run. Monday blues? Most definitely!

Omega De Ville Trésor - Bikinis & Passports

Omega De Ville TRÉSOR QUARTZ 36 MM

The slim 36 mm case is made from 18K Sedna™ gold and features diamond paving that curves along each side, as well as a crown that is polished with red “HyCeram” and set with a single diamond. The lacquered opaline silver dial includes embossed 18K Sedna™ gold Roman numerals, which is the same material used for the hands.

  • Between lugs: 18 mm
  • Bracelet: leather strap
  • Case: Sedna™ gold
  • Case diameter: 36 mm
  • Dial colour: Silver
  • Crystal: Domed, scratch‑resistant sapphire crystal with anti‑reflective treatment inside
  • Water resistance: 3 bar (30 metres / 100 feet)

Aside from a serious case of the Monday blues, I am also over Winter in terms of getting dressed in the morning. I have been living in the same boots, coats and sweaters for weeks now. All of which I love, don’t get me wrong. Still, I would love to change things up a bit. Add a bit of linen, a denim jacket instead of those heavy coats or wear my favorite flats again. Since the current temperatures don’t allow for much change when it comes to warm knits and shearling-lined boots, jewellery and a beautiful watch have become my daily touch of glam. Especially the new Omega De Ville Trésor, which I also wore as the clock struck midnight on December 31st to ring in the new year…

“Just like the women who inspired the design, each model shines with its own personality.”

Even though you will find me wearing bleached jeans and a sweatshirt most days, a beautiful watch always adds a special touch to any outfit. I still remember how, for many years, I wondered what men found so fascinating about watches. It is a piece of jewellery. A personal treasure. Simple as that. And what better watch to embody that, than the new De Ville Trésor with delicate Roman numerals and diamonds paving the curves along each side of the dial?

outfit details: EDITED coat, ANINE BING sweater, RE/DONE jeans, ISABEL MARANT boots, OMEGA watch, ROECKL gloves & scarf, PORSCHE DESIGN sunglasses (on sale!)

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Disclosure (Ad/Anzeige): For the past three years I have been an official ambassador for Omega, which means I get to wear their newest models for a period of time. However, my love for the brand goes far beyond our partnership. My mom gifted my dad with an Omega watch for their wedding. The first watch I ever purchased for myself was the Aqua Terra Seamaster. And the gift I decided to give Mike for his 30th birthday was the iconic Speedmaster ’57. Needless to say, it is an absolute honor to work with Omega!

 

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