Watchmaking

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The Senfine adventure began in the mind of one man, an inventor: Pierre Genequand. Here is a quick overview of this physicist's journey, the history of his idea and the circumstances that gave rise to it.

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She sets out at dawn, with an entire city to discover in a single day. Her schedule is full. The museum of history, the museum of art, the city centre monuments, the view from the top of a skyscraper, a meal in a typical old quarter restaurant... and that's just part of her itinerary. With all...

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Jörg Woltmann, a banker from Berlin, is passionate not only for Parmigiani's Haut Horlogerie know-how but also for manufacture craftmanship in general. 

He signed a purchase agreement for Königliche Porzellan-Manufaktur Berlin in 2006; since then, he has been the sole shareholder of this...

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The first wristwatch and founding piece with its famous tonneau shape – the Kalpa is the iconic watch from the Parmigiani Fleurier collection in many ways.

Michel Parmigiani started to design the Kalpa from the side. It seemed to him that the lugs of watches are often mismatched with the...

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On May 29th 1996, the brand Parmigiani Fleurier is founded. It is born from the trust woven between Michel Parmigiani and the Sandoz Family Foundation who have acknowledged his talent as a watchmaker.

The early stages of Parmigiani Fleurier meet a strictly artisanal approach...

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On the occasion of the Geneva International Motor Show 2016, Parmigiani Fleurier is unveiling a new milestone of its partnership with Bugatti. While the automotive brand presents the Bugatti Chiron, a technical marvel and “super car” of unrivaled power, Parmigiani Fleurier unveils the watch...

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On the occasion of the Geneva International Motor Show 2016, Bugatti is presenting the Bugatti Chiron, a technical marvel and “super car” of unrivaled power. In the same spirit, Parmigiani Fleurier will unveil the new milestone of this special partnership on Tuesday. Stay tuned for the next...

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The basic rule was the following: no additional module. Each element had to be integrated to the movement and restricted to a single main plate. The creators started with a blank sheet and drew up the first integrated chronograph of the Parmigiani manufacture. This manually wound movement...

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To mark its 20th anniversary, Parmigiani Fleurier has unveiled the Tonda Chronor Anniversaire, its new integrated chronograph movement, a feat of watchmaking that very few of today's manufactures are capable of achieving on an industrial scale. With its first Anniversary model limited to 50...

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Imagine a power reserve that never ran out; a mechanical watch that remained in everlasting motion. Imagine a timepiece that needed winding a few times a year, rather than several times a week. Finally, imagine a revolution that shattered watchmaking conventions and permanently changed an order...

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