It’s fitting that some of the best luxury watches on the market tend to take their cues from other fields where sleek, streamlined style is of the essence, like the automotive world.
Whether involved with a new penthouse design or a famed supercar, Aston Martin knows a thing or two about harnessing that essence, as its new duo of watches with Girard-Perregaux proves handily.
Two new editions of the Girard-Perregeaux Laureato Green Ceramic—the first time the Laureato uses that material—offer the ideal mix of elegant, auto-inspired style and clean lines.
Available in both a more refined 38mm case and a nicely sized 42mm option, the timepieces play off Aston Martin’s quilted seats with a crosshatch dial design also seen on a 1920s version of the automaker’s logo.
The caseback also features the Aston Martin logo, along with a see-through design that shows off the in-house movement of both timepieces.
Of note, the 42mm option features Girard-Perregeaux’s Caliber GP01800 movement, and the 38mm option uses the famed Swiss watchmaker’s Caliber GP03300 movement.
The vivid green ceramic is visually appealing and bold,…