Original watches Cartier

Cartier fashion house has recently celebrated its sesquicentennial anniversary. A history that began in 1847, when a young and ambitious artist Louis-Francois Cartier bought his teacher Adolphe Picard small jewelry shop.

After six years of hard work on private orders, he was able to open in the heart of the world fashion industry a new workshop. Rue Neuve de Petit-Champs in Paris became fateful for the master.

By Louis-Francois interested in one of the countesses, approximate to the court of Napoleon III - a fan of fine jewelry. Having bought his three brooches, she determined the fate of the map. In the next three years, Neverkerk Countess, wife of the emperor, and their numerous friends and good friends have purchased more than one hundred different decorations, telling everyone about the talent of the young wizard.

The new history of the house of Cartier began in 1898 when the management of the affairs connected Louis - 23-year-old scion of a respectable family. Inherited from his grandfather's passion for jewelry, as well as guided by the latest knowledge in the field of watchmaking, in 1904 he created a revolutionary model of Santos. Hours caused great interest and almost immediately began to enjoy incredible popularity. This success determined the future prosperity of the company, giving it a powerful impetus to the development.

Another surprise awaited from Cartier watch industry in 1910. Then the fashion house broke idea of classic design of the watch, released the rectangular shape, and later the oval.

In the period from 1812 to 1918 the house Cartier produces several immortals watch models that are produced today. Why are only the legendary «Tank», designed by Louis Corti impressed by the new tanks, began service on the Western Front.

In 1933 it was released the legendary waterproof watch Pasha of pure gold especially for the Moroccan pasha. It is said that he never parted with them for many years, without taking even while swimming in the pool.

Today, Cartier watches are the epitome of luxury and impeccable style. They prefer to carry celebrities and world stars. Among them, Michelle Obama, Lindsay Lohan, Katherine Heigl, Gisele Bundchen, Angelina Jolie, Cristiano Ronaldo, Bill Clinton and many others.

If you wear a watch Cartier, then you belong to the world of the rich and successful people who choose for themselves the best and do not waste your time on trifles.