The Piaget Altiplano collection has been joined by the first ever model measuring 40 mm in diameter - the Piaget Altiplano 40mm.The timepiece, featuring pure lines and based on well-respected classicism, embodies the brand’s acknowledged expertise in the field of the ultra-thin wristwatches. read more
At SIHH 2009
is proud to unveil a new sporty yet elegant timepiece to join the iconic Polo watch collection
, celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.
The Piaget Polo Forty-Five Automatic watch
represents a fresh interpretation of the brand's luxury classic. The watch's case is crafted in titanium. It has been destined to become the first ever titanium model to be a part of the collection formed exclusively by timepieces produced from 18K gold.
The titanium case of the new Piaget watch
measures 45mm in diameter and demonstrates a nice alternation of brushed and polished surfaces. The timepiece is coupled with a stylish waterproof rubber strap
. read more
Paris, city of lovers and lights, inspired Piaget to create a unique collection that would remind of its two key landmarks - the Eiffel Tower and the Grande Roue (Ferris wheel) on the Place de la Concorde.The luminous structure of the Eiffel Tower, the universal emblem of Paris since 1889, is reflected by a Piaget magnificent collection of diamond watch and jewelry creations. read more
marks each new Valentine's Day
celebration by the creation of majestic jewelry pieces devoted to the theme of love. This year, Piaget has created a pendant, a bracelet and a secret watch inspired by mysterious and profound love.
The Piaget Heart pendant
, crafted in 18K white gold, is based on the original contrast between pink mother-of-pearl and 46 brilliant-cut diamonds. The pendant perfectly matches the beauty of the Piaget Heart bracelet
demonstrating airy play of four tiny hearts in white gold, pink mother-of-pearl, and onyx set with 30 brilliant-cut diamonds.
Both jewelry items reveal the signature asymmetrical heart
created by Piaget.
The Emperador Coussin Grande Luna
luxury watch boasts a feature that is unique for Piaget timekeeping companions. The watchmaking house, a rather conservative brand, has complemented this exclusive moon phase watch by an amazing touch, that will undoubtedly put a smile on the watch wearer’s face.
Specially created for the Only Watch 2009 auction
, the timepiece exposes a peculiar “moon surface
” as a part of the moon phase indicator.
A heat process, applied by the brand, produces the “cratered appearance” on the white gold that really looks like surface of the moon. The exclusive Piaget watch demonstrates a foot print “left” on the moon, a symbol of the first step on the moon Neil Armstrong made. read more
The name of the Piaget Watch Manufacture
has long been associated with the world of polo
In 1979, Piaget introduced an originally styled wristwatch inspired by the sport and called Piaget Polo. The timepiece was crafted in gold and immediately became highly demanded among stars. It featured the perfectly integrated case and bracelet and the original alternation between polished and satin-brushed surfaces.
The Piaget Polo watch
became a true trend-setter as an all-gold watch that was equally refined and casual. It was destined at those who preferred luxurious lifestyle, and those who appreciated exquisite taste and elegance. read more
The ultra-thin Calibre 600P movement
, created in the workshops of the Piaget
Manufacture, was steadfastly recognized as a great achievement in an increasingly competitive world of horology. Not only openworked but also gem-set, this extraordinary mechanism was a response to the company’s ambition to take the timekeeping and jewelry art to the totally new frontiers. Introduced for the first time in 2005, this world’s thinnest tourbillon movement was highly appreciated by watch enthusiasts and experts.
The new ultra-thin jewel-set Calibre 838P movement
, unveiled in 2010, is an eloquent statement of Piaget’s outstanding mastery within the elite field of truly exclusive luxury watchmaking. This mechanism beats to the rhythm of 21,600 vibrations per hour and boasts a 62-hour power reserve. The Calibre 838P movement is enclosed in a new breathtaking Altiplano Gem-set Skeleton watch
. It indicates hours and minutes. Additional functions include small seconds displayed at 10 o’clock.
The task of gem-setting an ultra-thin skeletonized movement is labor-intensive, since it demands recreating its basic structure. Every component, a plate or a bridge, has to be sufficiently thick and rigid enough to enable the mounting of precious stones. read more
Within the framework of the SIHH 2011 trade show
, the house of Piaget
has unveiled its new Limelight Garden Party Ladies watch
, artfully decorated with a sparkling mosaic of diamonds
The superb timepiece represents a perfect alliance between high-end jewellery art and refined watchmaking. The new Piaget watch is offered in two versions. Setting them apart from each other is the color of the “leaves” in their “garden” embellishment.
Thus, the reference number G0A36166, is paved with 10 marquise-cut emeralds
, which weight totals to 5.2 carats. The second interpretation, reference G0A36165, is illuminated by the play of more neutral marquise-cut diamonds
. The overall weight of these jewels comes to 4.8 carats.
The timeless Piaget Altiplano watch
enjoys everlasting success among Hollywood stars. The classic timepiece that stands out by its ultra-slim profile is now the choice of Aaron Eckhart
who wears it the movie Rabbit Hole.
The watch on the wrist of Aaron Eckhart's character, is sculptured in white gold and presented on a black alligator strap. The movie also stars Nicole Kidman
. Their emotional performance has brought them different nominations, with Spirit Award nominations for Best Female and Male Lead on the list.
The Piaget Altiplano enjoyed great success among Hollywood icons in 2010. The star of the Twilight saga
, Taylor Lautner, chose to wear the 40mm Piaget Altiplano featuring a black dial to the New York premiere of Eclipse
Swiss watch manufacture Piaget invites visitors to a new showcase in Geneva. The exhibition displays in the most elegant way the brand's timeline starting from 1874 up to the present day. The "Piaget Time Gallery"
has opened its doors in Geneva at 40, Rue du Rhone, directly above the Piaget boutique.
The exhibition sparkles imagination with the sophisticated interior, incorporating stone, aluminum, wood accents, and big-sized picture windows. The interior was created by prominent architect Gerard Barrau. The "Piaget Time Gallery" covers a space of 180 square meters. The visitors of the exhibition have a unique chance to get acquainted with the rich heritage of Piaget
, in a chronological order, with help of historical documents and a variety of objects related to the art of watch-making.
The paths of Piaget and Maggie Cheung have crossed in Beijing, a symbolic city for both stars. Beijing represents the entrance gate to the market that has considerably contributed to the company's development over the period of the past 15 years. read more
The Piaget Polo collection welcomes a female newcomer – the Piaget Polo FortyFive Lady watch
The new Piaget lady’s watch has inherited the sporting chic of the men’s timekeeping companions from the collection, as well as their ergonomic feel and comfort of wearing. Yet, the watch makes one feel its sensual temperament.
The Piaget Polo FortyFive Lady is the right timepiece for any circumstances. The round-shaped case
is 50-meter water-resistant
. The case, measuring 38mm in diameter, is available in white or pink gold. It is coupled with a comfortable and sturdy rubber strap.
Ladies are sure to highly appreciate the union of a gold case, a dial featuring a refined yet contemporary design and a white rubber strap, not to mention the brilliant-cut diamonds sparkling on the bezel and dial. read more
Adorned with stingray leather or paved with diamonds, Piaget Love Letter Limelight secret watch is a true celebration of romance on Valentine's Day. When the envelope is open, we see a glittering message of love - a black or mother-of-pearl dial set with 12 diamonds. read more
has created its Possession watch and jewelry collection as a powerful love declaration. Pieces from the collection are destined to become fine gifts for St. Valentine’s Day
The Piaget Possession pendant
reflects a deep feeling of love in its entire splendor. It renders a passionate message engraved on a slim 18-carat white or yellow gold ring. The front sparkles with a diamond embellishing the collection name, while the back reveals an emerald, a blue sapphire or a pink sapphire – every gemstone matches the shade of a leather cord, enhancing the cheerful elegance of the gold-engraved letters.
The ring is created to slide nicely through the fingers on its interchangeable cord, as though improving infinite variety of the words coming right from the heart.
For his latest music video Rain
, the pop star Mika
has chosen to wear an exclusive timepiece, manufactured by the prestigious watchmaking house Piaget
. The song Rain, a part of Mika's new album - The Boy Who Knew Too Much
- has already become a hit all over the world and the music video, it is accompanied by, boasts the same level of excellence.
Piaget is pleased to support this imaginative and cheerful video, which represents a true reflection of Mika’s playful style.
The Piaget Altiplano watch
accompanies Mika throughout his performance. Crafted in 18K pink gold, the case of the Piaget celebrity watch embraces a chocolate brown dial
. read more
Philippe Leopold Metzger, CEO of Piaget, and Moises Chocron, the Director General of Chocron Joyeros, involved in distribution of the Piaget brand in Madrid and Ceuta, made an exclusive present - the first Piaget Polo FortyFive watch
available in Spain - to Fernando Torres
, a member of Liverpool FC and that of the Spanish national football team.
This enjoyable event took place at Chocron boutique in Madrid. Chocron Joyeros and Fernando Torres are known to be close friends. Besides, the Liverpool FC football leading player, having scored about fifty goals of his own in less than two years period, tends to follow the same life motto Piaget does.
That of the famous watchmaking brand’s founder sounds like this – “Always do better than necessary
”. Obviously, this ability to do more than needed enabled Fernando Torres to build such a brilliant career and led Piaget to prosperity.
It was 30 years ago, when the brand first introduced an upscale sport watch, the renowned Piaget Polo watch
of today. To mark the anniversary of the collection in question, Piaget is offering a new interpretation that complements the selection with a sportier feel.
This new model is equipped with an in-house Piaget automatic movement
and is presented in two versions – the first one is the watch powered by an automatic movement with hours, minutes, seconds and a large date window and the second one is a flyback chronograph.
The timepiece acquires a decidedly up to date feel due to use of titanium in combination with steel and injected rubber. A 45-mm diameter shows the lavish proportions of the watch. The manufactured Piaget Polo FortyFive watch really marks a new period of success.
Enjoy a fine selection of Piaget watches:
The Piaget Emperador Cushion Grande Luna watch is housed in a 43mm-in-diameter cushion-shaped case, crafted in polished and brushed 18K white gold. The refined slate grey dial is characterized by symmetrical design, revealing a satin-finished section in the center. read more
Piaget 'Altiplano Eccentric Small Seconds'
has been declared the Watch of the Year 2008
, under the guidance of the 'Montres Passion'
magazine. The hearts of the jury members were won by the watch's ideal design, refinement and pure lines. Moreover, the timepiece is equipped with a superb extra-thin movement.
Philippe Leopold-Metzger, Piaget's CEO
, was proud to receive the trophy at an award ceremony held on 28 October in Geneva. The event was attended by local officials, and more than 500 representatives of the world of watchmaking.
The IWC 'Da Vinci Vintage Automatic'
won the second prize, while the third prize was won by the Rodolphe 'Instinct Basic 4851 Four Time Zone'
The Piaget 'Magic Hour'
was named the Ladies Watch of the Year
. The Jury's Special Prize was awarded to the 'Diane, minute repeater'
and Sandrine de Laage
, Harry Winston Deputy Head of Design
got the award.
Professionals from the watchmaking sector were invited to the jury
, chaired by Kenan Tegin
. The winner was selected from forty finalists chosen from more than a hundred new models introduced on the Swiss watch market in the period from September 2007 - December 2008.
As suggested by the tradition, the forty finalists were unveiled to the public through a competition on a dedicated website. The visitors of the website could give their vote for their favorite models in the period of 29 September - 19 October.
The Perrelet 'Diamond Flower'
won the highest number of votes, consequently awarded the Swiss Public Prize. The second Watch of the Year ceremony was held in Paris, 30 October. It was attended by the French watch market representatives.
The year 2008 marked the 15th annually-held Watch of the Year Ceremony. The watchmaking event is aimed to reward the best timekeeping creations of the year, considering both their aesthetic and technical characteristics.
The prize was initiated by the Montres Passion magazine, published by Ringier Romandie in Switzerland.
has released its new one-of-a-kind Altiplano Skeleton Black PVD watch
, to be officially unveiled at the Only Watch 2011 event
Extremely appealing, the new Piaget watch employs an 18-carat white gold case with a black PVD treatment
The model is constructed around the brand’s proprietary ultra-thin mechanical hand-wound 838P movement with a black PVD coating
. It boasts a sunray guilloche motif and 4N pink gold screws. The main plate and bridges are beveled, drawn out with a file and circular-grained by hand.
A black alligator leather strap with a black PVD-treated 18-carat white gold pin buckle completes the features of the new Piaget watch.
is excited to introduce its new Polo watches
, which embody the brand’s expertise in hard stone dials
, cultivated for more than 50 years.
Developed in the spirit of the 1960s
, the new Piaget Polo Jade Dial watch
is manufactured from a combination of white and yellow gold
. The case measures 40 mm in diameter
. It sports a charming bezel, embellished with 38 brilliant-cut diamonds
, totaling to 1.1 carats
Animating the functions is the brand’s proprietary 534P ultra-thin self-winding mechanical movement
. The model is mounted on a two-tone bracelet.
The new Piaget Polo Ruby Dial
watch is also designed in a vintage style. It is available in a 32 mm case
, made of pink and white gold. The case carries a bezel, breathtakingly inset with 36 brilliant-cut diamonds
with a weight equal to 0.5 carats