|Famous for||From 50 Cent to Elton John, Franck Muller watches adorn many a celebrity wrist. Not a frivolous brand as it carries the prestigious Master of Complications title|
It was at the end of the 80s, in the city of Geneva, that two men, Franck Muller and Vartan Sirmakes, met. They shared a passion for watchmaking each of them with vast complementary experience in the field. In 1991, Franck called on Vartan to design his new case bodies. This is how the two men quickly realised that together their talent could allow them to create a unique brand of watchmaking.
Carrying the slogan; ‘Master of Complications’ due to the finesse and intricacy of the watch models, Franck Muller revels in the art of watchmaking, ensuring his models are renowned for their imposing features, ornamental designs, high manufacturing standards and guaranteed performance. Famous for the fusion styling of classic and modernity, the timepieces take inspiration from the 1930’s era and traditional Swiss watch manufacturing.
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Franck Muller is also known for its “World Premiers”. Each year, the manufacturer launches at least one new line of timepieces, featuring something special and exclusive, which has never seen before in the watchmaking industry. The first such world premiere was launched in 1993. The watches had split seconds chronograph, minute repeater, and a perpetual calendar. In addition, the watches included an indicator showing the internal temperature. All the company’s watches are mechanical, having either a manual or self-winding movements.
Celebrities such as Demi Moore, Robin Williams, Elton John and 50 Cent have all worn Franck Muller watches, catapulting the brand to stardom.