You would definitely be familiar with the Parmigiani brand if you were the type of person who understands the benefits of wearing a luxury watch. While buying any watch as a gift or personal treat one should always remember that more than any article of dress that you may be wearing, a watch really defines the person who wears them. Though watches are considered as accessory they exude aura of power and class for those who wear them. It clearly sends out an indication to the person who interacts with the person wearing the watch that this person is someone who needs to be dealt with seriously.
Parmigiani Fleurier, a luxury brand watchmaker started in 1996, though the founder Michel Parmigiani had the idea of brand conceived back in the 1976. He had a detailed knowledge of history of mechanical watches and clocks through his works of restoring watchmaking artifacts. Parmigiani qualifies as a true manufacturer with all the disciplines of watchmaking in house. With their unique style motifs they are among the instantly recognizable though they may feature some of simple or grand complicated models. Most of the Parmigiani Fleurier watches are crafted by hand and take nothing less than four hundred hours to manufacture them.
To retain their exclusivity only a few thousand pieces are produced every year and that too only with precious metals. Most of them are studded and formed out of beautiful designs created with semi-precious or precious stones. The first watches of Parmigiani were launched in 1976; he was honored with Prix GAIA award for pursuing high level in the technology of watch designs. It was no long after that when Michel Parmigiani launched his own brand of luxury watch called Parmigiani Fleurier.
1996 was the year that marked a legendary moment in the history of Parmigiani when he, in honor of one of the greatest known mathematicians of Middle ages with great achievements like being one who introduced Arabic numerical to Europe ‘Fibonacci’ gave rise to the Golden number of (1.618). The first sketches of Fibonacci savonnette watch were made by Parmigiani himself to celebrate the mechanical complication where it reveals a minute repeater coupled with perpetual calendar for first time.
The Parmigiani Fleurier Fibonacci Pocket Watches were inspired by the art forms of Parmigiani workshop that masters it in their daily works. The backs of these watch cases are beautified with engravings, set of precious stones and translucent grand feuenamel. The Workshop of Parmigiani has decided to re-launch these beauties and bring them back in 2010. There are many who like the ambience of pocket watches, if you are one of those then the Parmigiani Fleurier Fibonacci is the elegant watch that might be made for you. The manufacture of this beauty takes nothing less than 2 years. With the lotus flower and helix they enrich the front case with the golden rule of Fibonacci. The dial of the fully Palladium watch is made of white Gold and counter made of Mother of Pearl. Carrying one of these watches, one can be sure that you will be always on top of time in many more ways than just one.