, a gifted young watchmaker from Finland, gladdens watch lovers with his new stunning timepiece – the Sarpaneva Korona Moonshine
. The captivating Moonphase function is presented via a moon face that almost completely covers the dial. It is created from silver or 18K gold.
You will see no hands on the watch’s face. Instead, there is a skeletonised hour wheel
crafted from stainless steel. It moves around the dial periphery. The 6 o’clock arrow indicator shows the time. The stainless steel Moonphase, wheel provided with luminous coating, performs a complete rotation every 29.5 days.
The timepiece is animated by a Soprod A10 Calibre automatic movement
. The mechanism was modified to include the Moonphase function. The 25-jewel movement, operating at a frequency of 28, 800 vibrations per hour, offers a 42-hour power reserve.
is pleased to unveil a new version of his signature Korona K2 watch named Kaamos. Translated from Finnish, the word “Kaamos
” stands for the mystical winter time with the sun not rising above the horizon and the land cloaked just in a dim veil of light. Named after this phenomenon, the new timepiece demonstrates black DLC-coating.
The Sarpaneva Korona K2 Kaamos watch
shows off a three-part dial and a date disc. The impressive stainless steel DLC-coated dial paralyzes the glance by its spider’s web-like skeletonisation
. Its dark nature is gently lighted up by the luminous coating on black rhodium-plated hands and indexes.
The stainless steel case measures 42mm in diameter. It accommodates a Soprod A10 Calibre automatic movement
that gives an advantage of a 42-hour power-reserve. The 25-jewel movement, operating at a frequency of 28, 800 vibrations per hour, has been modified to incorporate the Sarpaneva transparent date disc and embellished with perlage.
The watch company Sarpaneva
has launched the second edition of its Korona K1 watch
Available either in stainless steel, 18K red or white gold
, the watch case
features the dimensions of 42mm x 10.2mm, diameter and thickness indicated respectively. It is fitted with a double secured water-resistant brand’s proprietary crown, also manufactured from stainless steel.
The timepiece dial is offered in three interpretations: black diamond coated, imperial blue or rust brown. It exposes rhodium-finished, red gold-finished or black hands, which are micro-blasted or polished. The dial is protected by a 1.5 mm thick sapphire crystal with its inside, exposing a multi anti-reflective treatment.
The model accommodates a mechanical self-winding modified Soprod A10 calibre movement
, with 25 jewels. It incorporates a balance wheel, which beats at the rate of 28,800 vibrations per hour. The movement exhibits rhodium-plated, perlaged surface. The watch offers a 42-hour power reserve
and is water-resistant to 5 ATM.
watchmaker presents its Korona K1 watch
on a leather strap, proposed in various colors.
Encouraged by a demure, yet exclusive exterior, sophisticated technical elements and an extreme aesthetic of the Sarpaneva Korona K3 Black Moon watch
, the honorable jury of the famous Red Dot design competition
has bestowed this model with the 2009 Communication Prize
This timepiece has been created by the Finnish watch manufacturer Stepan Sarpaneva
. Inspired by the bleak Finnish winter, the model in question stands out due to its moon phase indicator
, which renders the idea of melancholy and contemplation. A special dial, featuring no excessive details, enables the wear to see the entire moon phase cycle, embracing the new moon elusive period.
Sculptured in stainless steel, the Sarpaneva Korona K3 Black Moon timepiece case measures 44mm and reveals a black DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) treatment. The model is animated by an automatic Soprod A10 movement
, altered by Sarpaneva for the moon phase complication.
The movement features the balance wheel, moving back and forth at the rate of 28,800 vibrations per hour. The watch offers a 42-hour power reserve
. Rendered in stainless steel, the central winding rotor has a white gold mass for extra weight. Its face exposes a hand-made engraving, which successfully duplicates the expression presented in the oxidized silver moon discs.
The watch-making house Sarpaneva
has launched the Korona K3 Black Moon watch
as a limited series of 20 items
only. The timekeepers are proposed in hardwood cases.
This model’s another hallmark, worthy of noting, is a hand-bound book
, which accompanies every Black Moon timepiece from those twenty issued. The book
unveils the tale of the she-demon, named Lilith, who was drawing her power from the new moon to prey upon men.
The Sarpaneva Korona K0 watch
, created by Finnish high-end independent watchmaker Stepan Sarpaneva
, has nothing to do with conventional or anything one would expect to see.
Having worked for a number of Swiss watchmaking companies, including Piaget, Parmigiani, Christophe Claret and Vianney Halter, the watchmaker created the Sarpaneva Korona collection that has been highly appreciated by watch lovers due to its exceptional, one-of-a-kind timepieces.
The Sarpaneva Korona K0 watch is characterized by the supreme quality and craftsmanship. The 46mm-in-diameter case
of the watch is sculptured in Grade 2 Titanium. The case construction boasts 200-meter water-resistance. read more
Having already won the prestigious Red Dot Design Award
for the communication design, the Sarpaneva Korona K3 Black Moon limited edition watch
is now honored to receive two Good Design awards
by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design. The timepiece, created in a limited edition of just 20 pieces, is sure to enjoy great success among watch collectors and connoisseurs.
The beautifully designed watch has been inspired by the bleak Finnish winter. The zest of the watch is its moon phase indicator
. The one-of-kind relieved dial
lets the whole moon phase cycle to be admired, along with the elusive new-moon period. The dial of the watch demonstrates a hand-performed engraving that repeats the expression carved into the oxidized silver moon discs.
The stainless steel case
of the Korona K3 Black Moon watch measures 44mm in diameter and features a black DLC coating. The heart of the watch is a self-winding Soprod A10 movement
modified by the brand for the moon phase complication. read more
gladly delivers its new Korona K3 Routa watch
. With the word Routa, as a part of its name, which is translated from Finnish as a “Frozen Ground”
, the model becomes a herald of the forthcoming winter.
Offered in a limited series of 5 pieces
, the novelty boasts a stainless steel case
. It measures 42mm in diameter
and is 10.2mm thick
. The water-resistance
of the new Sarpaneva watch is assured down to 50 meters
The case is illuminated by the play of 214 diamonds
, totaling to 1.44 carats. The perfect pave of diamonds was created by the master engraver Gilles Meier, who used the bead setting technique. At 3 o’clock, the case features a charismatic stainless steel crown. It is studded with 7 diamonds with the overall weight of 0.14 carats.