F.P. Journe

F.P. Journe Historical Anniversary Tourbillon

October 22, 2013 | F.P. Journe

F.P. Journe Historical Anniversary Tourbillon

To celebrate the first pocket watch created by master watchmaker François-Paul Journe 30 years ago, Journe has created a new interpretation of the original pocket watch in the form of a wristwatch. It is limited to 99 pieces and will retail for $99,000. Journe will continue the celebration with a visit to the brand’s New York flagship Madison Avenue boutique next month. More details to follow after the event.


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Introducing the F.P. Journe Chronomètre Optimum (Hands-On)

December 2, 2012 | F.P. Journe, Hands-On

Introducing the F.P. Journe Chronomètre Optimum (Hands-On)

Founded by François-Paul Journe in 1999, F.P. Journe is unique in the watchmaking world. They are a small watch manufacture with a factory in Geneva that produces complicated timepieces in-house. The company motto is “Invenit et Fecit” (which means Invented and Made). According to F.P. Journe, 95% of the components are made at the Geneva manufacture. Furthermore, Montres Journe Sa is the only watch company owned privately and headed by its own master watchmaker.


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