History of Sylvie Pejoux Restoration
I have been undertaking this profession for
fourteen years, after being trained in the art of porcelain and
enamel restoration at Versailles.
My partner was already a horologist, and I
decided to undertake restoration work on the cases of the pocket
watches that arrived for repair which were often in poor condition.
The items which I repair can be
broken down into several categories; watches, pocket watches and
clocks and for each, they may be of a different type (or
combination) of materials including enamel, earthenware, gilded or
silver-plated metal, porcelain, glass, alabaster etc;
Whilst clock faces are very
often white, do not forget that white is
Also the surface finish can vary from brilliant
luster to matte.
The true art of restoration is being able to make such repairs
For examples of my work, please see the