Meet The Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda Automatic Diamonds

Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda Automatic Diamonds

By Nancy Olson The Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda ladies timepieces combine serious watchmaking with the lavish delicacies of the jeweler’s art—two things that grab my attention when considering a watch I’d want to wear on my wrist. Available in myriad variations, one more beautiful than the next, it’s not so easy for me to choose a…

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Five Top Watches From Watches & Wonders Geneva 2022 (Cartier, Patek, Grand Seiko, Parmigiani, Ulysse Nardin)

Ulysse Nardin Freak S

There were a lot of watches to be seen during Watches & Wonders Geneva 2022. Exactly 38 brands at the show, and then dozens more outside the show. Today, we focus on 10 of the best watches we saw inside the PalExpo convention center. Later this week, we will post another five from other exhibitors…

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Introducing The Parmigiani Tonda PF GMT Rattrapante: A True Sleight Of Hands

Parmigiani Fleurier Tonda PF GMT Rattrapante watch as seen at Watches & Wonders Geneva 2022.

  By Nancy Olson   The Tonda PF, which debuted last fall, is welcoming the just-introduced Tonda PF GMT Rattrapante to the collection of elegant, understated, and often-complicated timepieces. But before we get into the specifics of this world premiere, here’s a quick review of the rattrapante and why it’s important. If French is not…

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Why The One-Of-A-Kind Parmigiani La Rose Carrée Pocket Watch Is Destined For History Books

Parmigiani La Rose Carrée Pocket Watch

In today’s watchmaking world, it is not unusual for the finest brands to create some one-of-a-kind watches from time to time to show off their technical prowess or strength at Métiers d’Arts. Both of these attributes, and more,  came into play when Parmigiani Fleurier recently unveiled its La Rose Carrée unique piece. As the 25th…

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Five Top Watches Of 2021

Oris Divers Sixty-Five Cotton Candy bronze watches.

Despite the pandemic wreaking havoc in so many ways, including forcing most watch brands to shutter doors for a few weeks or months, certain watch brands managed to release some pretty intriguing timepieces this year.  From unexpected colorful presentations to high-tech materials, creative functions and extreme complications, top watch brands pulled out all the stops…

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New Watch Collection From Parmigiani Fleurier Celebrates 25 Years

Parmigiani Tonda PF

It was exactly 25 years ago in 1996 that master watchmaker and independent restorer of some of the finest clocks and watches in history, Michel Parmigiani, launched his own eponymous brand. Backed by the Sandoz Foundation, the Parmigiani Fleurier brand was dedicated to upholding the traditional craftsmanship of watchmaking but with a decidedly modern twist. Passionate…

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