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2022 Winter Olympic Games Enchanting Magic Looks Better in Blue Watch Straps

2 min read February 21, 2022

2022 Winter Olympic Games Enchanting Magic Looks Better in Blue Watch Straps

Winter Olympics are a magical event. They have it all: a myriad of disciplines, the suspense, the contrast between the calming snowy whiteness and the fiery performances of the athletes from all over the world.

The effort of everyone included in the preparation of this year postponed 2022 Winter Olympics yielded a true victory, especially under the COVID pandemic circumstances. And, even though the Winter Olympics success clearly did not come out of the blue, the Games certainly look better in blue.

Olympic-blue

Winter Olympic and Olympic Blue in vintage 1973/74 Porsche

The aesthetics of a prevailing white setting contrasted by the mesmerizing blue of a clear sky is the second dominant impression, right next to sportsmanship. Even looking at the photos from the events is breathtaking, just imagine how it all looks to those who experienced it first hand.

It's no wonder that winter blue, ice blue or Olympic blue, doesn't really matter how you call it, has often been an aha moment for artists and designers all over the world. For example, Olympic Blue in vintage 1973/74 Porsche is one of the most sought after finishes in any model coming from this renowned car manufacturer.

Grand Seiko Boutique Limited Edition SBGJ235 Hi-Beat 36000 GMT

Blue Grand Seiko Boutique Limited Edition SBGJ235 Hi-Beat
with a rubber blue watch strap

Seiko SPB149 Prospex Diver 62MAS Reissue Limited 5500 pcs

Blue leather watch strap on Seiko Prospex Diver Limited Reissue
SPB149

Watch strap designers also find Olympic blue highly inspiring. These are just a few examples of stunning blue watch straps designs that came as a result. Particularly mesmerizing are double blue combinations, a blue watch with a matching blue watch strap.

Seiko Prospex King Samurai PADI Watch SRPG21K1

Seiko Prospex King Samurai SRPG21K1 complemented by
glow-in-the-dark blue & grey watch strap, Details

Seiko Blue Monster SRP455 Limited Edition 500 pcs

Seiko Blue Monster Limited Edition with blue rubber watch
strap, Details

Hopefully, you found enough time to sit back, relax and enjoy the events of the magical 2022 Winter Olympics. However, with the schedule fully packed, it demanded excellent time management to check all the thrilling events. Luckily, you could rely on the timekeeping of your trusty watches dressed in one of the blue straps and not miss any of the events you set your mind to watch.

Seiko “Blue Coral” SBDC069 & “BLUMO” SBDC033

Wearing blue on blue on twin brother SUMO also looks great. From Left : Seiko Blue Coral Sumo SBDC069 with 'Marital Arts' blue nylon watch strap & BLUMO SBDC033 with navy blue & grey nylon watch strap

This Magnificent Blue experience will certainly "take you out of the blues", fight off the winter blues and the stress of the COVID pandemic. 

Written by S.K. , images by Toni and others as noted


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