Tag: Parmigiani

Expert’s Pick: Exciting Luxury Watches From SIHH 2018

Each year in January, over two dozen top luxury watch makers converge in Geneva at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, or SIHH. After having just completed the 2018 installment of the trade fair, I’ve put together a list of some of best new watches for serious timepiece collectors. Piaget Altiplano Ultimate Concept Watch … Continued

Ulysse Nardin Freak Vision

The Battle Of The Supercar Watches

Few modern items have as strong a synergy as cars and watches. Today we’ll look at a pair of hyper-watches made specifically for two of the greatest hyper-cars of the decade: the Hublot MP-05 LaFerrari and the Parmigiani Fleurier Type 390 Bugatti Chiron. Hublot launched its official partnership with Ferrari back in 2011 and since … Continued

Parmigiani Bugatti Type 390

Travelling With A Complication Made Simple With Parmigiani

The Fleurier Toric Hémisphères Rétrograde is a noteworthy new piece from Parmigiani for a number of solid reasons. First of all, it is a traveller’s watch, an exquisitely crafted watch equipped with a second time zone display. Second, the watch is part of the renaissance of Parmigiani’s Toric collection, a line of sublimely elegant yet … Continued

Parmigiani Fleurier Toric Hemispheres Retrograde

Introducing The Parmigiani Bugatti Type 390

A tribute to the 261mph, 1,500hp hypercar. Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show last year, the Bugatti Chiron is the successor of the infamous Veyron, the fastest and most epic production car ever, until the Chiron came along. The new Bugatti boasts a play of superior numbers: a top speed of 261 miles per hour, … Continued

Parmigiani Bugatti Type 390

A Guide To Technical Standards In Watchmaking

Watchmaking has constantly sought to improve chronometry while working within the prevailing limits of material science and micromechanics. Following the Quartz Crisis, the mechanical timepiece’s re-emergence as a luxury object also saw an expanded focus on other qualities such as movement decoration. Several standards exist today to quantify and evaluate these qualities, which we will … Continued

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