12 04, 2021

Introducing F.P. Journe Octa Automatique 20esimo Anniversario in Edizione Limitata

By |2021-04-12T20:39:14+00:00April 12th, 2021|

L'introduzione del calibro Octa nel 2001 è stata una pietra miliare per FP Journe. Con esso, l'orologiaio indipendente ha introdotto un movimento a carica automatica con un'impressionante riserva di carica di 160 ore. Negli ultimi 20 anni, sono stati apportati solo tre aggiornamenti al movimento. L'ultima consiste nel modificare il meccanismo di avvolgimento, optando per un avvolgim [...]

3 05, 2020

PERPETUAL Radio Episodio 7: Watches&Wonders, Focus sulle novità di A. Lange & Söhne, F.P Journe, IWC e Montblanc. Parliamo di orologi con un Perpetualista!

By |2020-05-04T09:44:07+00:00May 3rd, 2020|

This week, the Perpetual Passion team followed - albeit remotely - the news presented on Watches & Wonders Geneva's online platform. As you may have noticed in our dedicated section, there have been numerous innovations presented by the brands, some of which have aroused considerable interest in stylistic research, others for the complexity of adot mechanical solutions [...]

1 05, 2020

Résonance, from Christian Huygens to the new Chronomètre by François-Paul Journe

By |2020-05-02T00:51:42+00:00May 1st, 2020|

Résonance is a term that for us watch lovers evokes wonderful watches, mostly refined mechanical and stylistic creations brought to light by that genius that bears the name François-Paul Journe.  But what does Résonance mean, or Resonance for us Italians? It is a term linked exclusively to marketing, or finds its concrete reason, aimed at finding the best [...]

28 04, 2020

Introducing FPJOURNE CHRONOMÈTRE À RÉSONANCE

By |2020-04-29T21: 14: 40 + 00: 00April 28th, 2020|

The wait is over! FPJOURNE unveils its new CHRONOMÈTRE À RÉSONANCE, celebrating the 20th anniversary of this iconic model of the Genevan fashion house. The first observations related to the phenomenon of natural resonance were made by the 17th-century Dutch scientist Christiaan Huygens and later by the 18th century watchmakers Antide Janvier and Abraham-Louis Breguet, [...]

24 12, 2019

THE BEST OF 2019 – OUR TOP TEN TIMEPIECES PRESENTED DURING THE YEAR

By |2020-04-14T10:03:40+00:00December 24th, 2019|

2019 is coming to an end. For watchmaking it has been, as always, a year full of news and surprises and, waiting for what it will reserve for us next year - starting from the announced increases of Rolex already from January 2020 to those of Audemars Piguet and Patek Philippe scheduled instead for February -, we relive with a special ranking what happened from January to today. The one that [...]

14 11, 2019

Introducing, Introducing, 1 F.P. JOURNE ASTRONOMIC SOUVERAINE

By |2019-11-15T14: 14: 32 + 00: 00November 14th, 2019|

A new timepiece with 18 functions and complications, entirely dedicated to the contemplation of the stars, was presented today in Tokyo, in the brand's first flag boutique and milestone for all the other boutiques of F.P. Journe. Tokyo, November 14, 2019 - After the successful sale of the prototype beaten at the Only Watch auction, F.P. Journe presents the final version: Astronomic [...]

13 11, 2019

NEWS – NEW RECORD FOR AN F.P.JOURNE TIMEPIECE: THE BLUE ASTRONOMICAL

By |2019-12-05T23: 10: 59 + 00: 00November 13th, 2019|

After the success achieved in 2017 during the Only Watch, F.P. Journe recently broke a new world record for the F.P. Journe watch. This is the Astronomic Blue, developed specifically for the Only Watch 2019, which has been sold for an amount of 1,800,000 Swiss francs, in front of a full room where the most important collectors from all over the world have mobilized for this [...]

23 09, 2019

Introducing, Introducing, 1 F.P. JOURNE ÉLÉGANTE TITALYT

By |2019-09-23T22: 06: 06 + 00: 00September 23rd, 2019|

F.P.Journe's new Elégante comes in a Grade 5 titanium case with an exclusive Titalyt treatment® which further enhances its identity within the Elégante collection.  It is a process of oxidation of titanium, by electro-plasma, that improves the hardness of the material and its resistance to wear and corrosion.&nb [...]

1 07, 2019

ONLY WATCH 2019 – F.P. JOURNE ASTRONOMIC BLUE PROTOTYPE

By |2019-07-24T12:54:39+00:00July 1st, 2019|

When it comes to only watch charity auction, F.P. Journe is always one of the highlights, not only for the name, but above all because it usually gives a truly unique, unpublished and complex watch. For the 2019 edition of Only Watch, the brand has just announced an incredible and absolutely unique ultra-complex watch, a prototype: the F.P. Journe Astronomic Blue. Visually, n [...]