TAG Heuer Ambassador and professional tennis star Naomi Osaka has unveiled a new limited-edition model of the Swiss luxury brand’s Aquaracer watch that emphasizes the personal significance of the color green.
“Designing a watch is different from designing clothes because you have a much smaller canvas to work with,” Osaka told Complex of the special piece, officially known as the Aquaracer Professional 300. Naomi Osaka Limited Edition. “Therefore, you need to be more complex, precise and thoughtful. Green is just a color I like to wear and it flashes and clashes; and it’s a nod to my daily work.
The watch is packaged in a black and green box that features the official Osaka logo, as well as the TAG Heuer logo. Included with the packaging is a travel pouch in black, complete with green stitching. This Aquaracer will be limited to just 250 pieces and will be available both online and in in-person stores.
“I wanted to partner with TAG Heuer because they are one of the best and most iconic watch brands in the world,” Osaka said, adding that she had admiration for the brand’s previous campaigns. brand featuring tennis star Maria Sharapova.
The face of the watch features a pale green that forms a wave pattern, while the details on the minute indices carry a different shade of green, as well as a discreet nod to the color associated with tennis balls. The indexes, on the other hand, are in diamonds. Elsewhere, green is seen in the two straps that come with the watch packaging (one rubber and one fishnet).
Below, take a closer look at the new Aquaracer. And for more information, visit the TAG Heuer website.
Asked to detail what she hopes to accomplish next in fashion, Osaka – who was first announced as a TAG Heuer brand ambassador in January 2021 – highlighted the possibility of exploring interior design. . “I met Kelly Wearstler recently, who is a huge tennis fan, so maybe we’ll work on a project together,” she told Complex.
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