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2. 1. 2024
Unveiling a New “Snowflake” Duo: Grand Seiko Quartz SBGX355 and STGF385
Two smaller models with “snowflake” dials expand one of Grand Seiko’s most mesmerizing lines.
Grand Seiko STGF385 SBGX355 against snowfield

The Grand Seiko SBGA211 “snowflake” stands as an iconic model within Grand Seiko’s catalog. Renowned for its mesmerizing patterned dial, this timepiece is inspired by the pristine snow-covered landscapes of Shinshu, Japan, and has become synonymous with the brand’s commitment to artistry and precision.

Grand Seiko Snowflake STGF385 SBGX355
Grand Seiko SBGX355 and STGF385.

Grand Seiko presents two new “snowflake” watches: references SBGX355 and STGF385. The former features a mid-sized case rendered in High-Intensity Titanium, and the latter is a stainless steel ladies’ model adorned with diamonds.

Grand Seiko Heritage Collection “Snowflake” Quartz SBGX355

With a case diameter of 37mm, a thickness of 10.6mm, and a lug width of 19mm, SBGX355 offers a harmonious fit for a range of wrist sizes and men and women alike. The case length, measuring 44.6mm, further enhances its comfort and elegantly balanced presence. Crafted with meticulous care, the case is made of High-Intensity Titanium, a material embodiment of the durability and refined aesthetics for which Grand Seiko is renowned.

Grand Seiko Mid-Size Snowflake Quartz Watch

The famed “snowflake” dial, gracing SBGX355 in a crisp white hue, captures the timeless elegance that defines Grand Seiko’s nature-inspired aesthetic. The dual-curved sapphire crystal not only provides clarity but also adds to the watch’s durability.

At the heart of SBGX355 lies the quartz Caliber 9F62, a pinnacle of precision and reliability with 9 jewels and an accuracy of ±10 seconds per year.

Grand Seiko Mid-Size Snowflake Quartz watch on the wrist

Grand Seiko Heritage Collection “Snowflake” Ladies Diamond Quartz STGF385

Impeccably crafted from stainless steel, the case exudes classic elegance, enhanced by the presence of 44 diamonds totaling 0.39 carats delicately set on the bezel. With a case measuring 28.9mm in diameter, 8.8mm in thickness, and 35.4mm in length, the watch is perfectly proportioned to grace one’s wrist with a sophisticated presence.

Grand Seiko Ladies Quartz STGF385 with snowflake dial

The white dial is adorned with the mesmerizing “snowflake” pattern that many Grand Seiko fans have already come to cherish, and the dual-curved sapphire glass ensures a crystal-clear view of the meticulous craftsmanship of this special dial.

Grand Seiko Ladies Quartz STGF385 with snowflake dial and diamond bezel

Beneath the aesthetic allure lies the precision of the Quartz 4J52 Caliber, showcasing an accuracy of ±10 seconds per year, with power coming from an approximately 3-year battery, making it a model of reliability in the world of horological excellence.

The SBGX355 will retail for $3,800 and STGF385 for $5,500. Both models are available now at Grand Seiko Boutiques, Grand Seiko Boutique Online, and select Grand Seiko Authorized Retailers worldwide.

Grand Seiko Mid-Size Snowflake Quartz Watch
Heritage Collection
Quartz SBGX355
Grand Seiko Ladies Quartz STGF385 with snowflake dial
Heritage Collection
Ladies STGF385
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