With the sun setting earlier and the Christmas party season already in full swing, it’s time to consider a watch with texture and a dark hue. This darkened colour-scheme is one of fashions’ most popular trends at this time- think dinner jacket, black leather shoes and belt. Here we have our Three of the Best: Pitch Black Watches, all perfect for this season’s trends and beyond; as an everyday piece for the upcoming year.

Bell & Ross Vintage BRV 123-Phantom, £1,950


Bell & Ross’ Vintage collection features revised aviation watches originally created in the 1960s giving them a classic appearance.

Functions: Swiss-made, automatic movement, black PVD case, date window, equipped with decompression valve, unidirectional bezel and water resistance to 1000 metres.

Perfect for: A fan of aviation or history or a man who wants a simple yet unique piece.

Bremont Alt 1-B2, £4,295


Bremont’s watches very frequently take their concept from the military. This watch is similar to the watch Bremont delivered to the pilots of the B2 Stealthy Bombers in 2012.

Functions: Automatic chronometer, date window, black dial, Super-LumiNova coated hands, open case back, scratch resistant sapphire crystal, water resistance to 100 metres,

Perfect for: A man interested in aviation or who wants a bold luxury timepiece.

Hublot Classic Fusion Black Magic, £7,600


Hublot are a famous name in the luxury watch world and the Classic Fusion is ideal for younger watch enthusiasts.

Functions: Satin-finished black ceramic bezel with titanium screws, black rubber strap, self-winding movements, sapphire crystal, matt carbon fiber dial.

Perfect for: Men who appreciate luxury and want to make a bold statement.