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Bold hues rule in this season’s new colourful watches

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Left, Ludo secret watch in yellow gold with blue and pink sapphires, diamonds, mother- of-pearl and lapis lazuli, price on request, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Right, Possession watch in white gold with diamonds on pink alligator strap, £32,400, by Piaget.
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Colourful watches showcasing a rainbow of bright hues are among this year's most eye-catching new releases, with shades from sorbet to psychedelic drawn in precious stones and unexpected materials. From the green tones of Zenith, Montblanc, Bulgari and Hublot, to the pretty in pink Piaget and Tag Heuer and the blue tones of Vacheron Constantin and Bell & Ross – not to forget the delicious pick'n'mix from Van Cleef & Arpels – discover the exquisite new watches here.

The new colourful watches

Green watch

Defy Skyline 36 watch with a steel octagonal case, £7,500, by Zenith

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Blue watch

Traditionnelle Perpetual Calendar Ultra-Thin watch in white gold with diamonds on blue alligator strap, £84,500, by Vacheron Constantin, also available at watches-of-switzerland.co.uk

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Pink watch

Carrera Date watch in steel, £2,750, by TAG Heuer, also available from watches-of-switzerland.co.uk

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Green watch by Montblanc

1858 Iced Sea Automatic Date watch in stainless steel, £2,785, by Montblanc

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Watch with dark blue dial

BR 03-93 GMT watch in steel, £3,800, by Bell & Ross

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Green watch with mosaic dial

Divas’ Dream Mosaica watch in white gold with diamonds and tsavorites on green alligator strap, price on request, by Bulgari

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Yellow watch with visible parts: Big Bang Tourbillon Automatic by Hublot

Big Bang Tourbillon Automatic watch in yellow neon Saxem, £182,000, by Hublot, also available goldsmiths.co.uk

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A version of this story appears in the May 2023 issue of Wallpaper*, available now in print, on the Wallpaper* app on Apple iOS, and to subscribers of Apple News +. Subscribe to Wallpaper* today

Hannah Silver is the Art, Culture, Watches & Jewellery Editor of Wallpaper*. Since joining in 2019, she has overseen offbeat design trends and in-depth profiles, and written extensively across the worlds of culture and luxury. She enjoys meeting artists and designers, viewing exhibitions and conducting interviews on her frequent travels.