|Piaget is a Swiss luxury watchmaker and jeweller, founded in 1874 by Georges Piaget in the village of La Côte-aux-Fées. The company belongs to the Swiss Richemont group, specialists in the luxury goods industry.|
The company was founded as a manufacturer of watch movements but began marketing its own line of watches in the 20th century.
|After a decade and a half at the helm of Piaget, Philippe Léopold-Metzger is ramping up the production of jewelery, increasing the company’s focus on an important battleground for the industry.|
|Piaget's watch and jewelry designs "embody the eternal quest for technical mastery, transformed by boldness, expertise and imagination."|
|Piaget's jewelry designs embody the eternal quest for technical mastery, transformed by boldness, expertise and imagination.|
|Hemmerle is a fourth generation family run house at the vanguard of jewellery design. Each jewel conceived is unique and as original as a work of art. |
Hemmerle remains renowned for its dedication to craftsmanship, exceptional quality, innovative material combinations, and bold creations.
|Hemmerle spells out a simple credo on its Web site: “Copying can never be art, art is inspiration not imitation.”|