A three-quarter plate, gold chatons, blued steel screws for under US$5000. Written By Su Jia Xian (SJX) Located in Stuttgart, Steffen Cornehl is a watchmaker specialising in restoration, having been part of the team that worked on the timekeepers inside the Peterhof Palace museum in St Petersburg in the early 2000s. For several years now the [...]
By Thomas Borgmann - Stuttgarter Zeitung - 23. Juli 2014 Steffen Cornehl is travelling regulary to Sankt Petersburg to bring back up and running the clocks and watches in Tsar Palace Peterhof – the „Russian Versailles“. The 39 year old does this on a voluntary basis just for board, lodging and cultural program. Steffen Cornehl [...]
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. * When I observe my two-year-old daughter, it happened to her several times a day that ...
When God created time, he made plenty of it (Irish and Celtic saying). Why then it feels like we always don’t have enough time ...
In a fast-moving world, where everything must be quick, efficient and cheap, we are used to do different things at the same time, communicating to different people in different channels about different topics and trying to concentrate on many things at the same time. We try to be omnipresent in order to not missing out [...]
... is, nobody can take it away from you. Several years ago, I realized something about myself: I am highly motivated, when I can learn something new. It energizes me to do something I never did before and I don’t yet have the skills to do. It’s not only the result that challenges me. But [...]
It’s a new start, a new year. It’s a new day and a new chance. May be 50 percent of your new year’s resolution you gave up already. Or you did not even have some this year. Don’t worry! You don’t need a new year to start again. Often, it’s not the future we are [...]
Steffen Cornehl repairs and restores antique mechanical watches ... for more than 20 years now. Big historical watches in museums in St. Petersburg and small disctintive pocket watches and wrist watches, that are very dear to their owners. As a watchmaker Steffen is fascinated by the old masters in watchmaking and how they have perfected [...]
It is the artisanal challenge that attracts Steffen Cornehl as well as the creative possibilities that come along with mastering the different crafts. Along the way, there is still a lot to discover and to learn. The current status becomes manifest in our current collection. Completely hand-made watches - from design, through construction to production. [...]
Our Philosophie - Handcrafted timepieces that last for generations. Today, our watches are based on the swiss movement Unitas 6498. Through means of complex hand craft we make the caliber Sc100. Thus, we create high-class timepieces. We are working on the design and makeing of watches from start to finish completely in house. Yours! Steffen Cornehl