Piaget is one of the most known luxury watches brands in the world. The Piaget watches are world famous of their quality and their great design, they are considered to be among the most expensive wristwatches in the world. Piaget Watches represent the top of Swiss fine watch making and the company is one of the oldest watch making company of Switzerland.
Founded in 1874 by Georges-Edouard Piaget, Piaget has quickly become one of the most recognized brands in the world, also because its founder Mr. Piaget has already established a name for his watches before the actual founding of his own company. His watches were considered among the first Swiss watches to be recognised worldwide and have become the first luxury Swiss brand bought by stars and millionaires all over the world. Also, Piaget is famous for holding the total production process in one hand and produces its watches and watch parts absolutely in-house, of the finest materials. Piaget watches represent the finest of Swiss watch making. As they say, it is the assembling of these very best materials in the best possible way in watch making is, what makes Piaget quality so outstanding. The whole brand has become a trademark in 1943. The Piaget Calibre12P was the thinnest automatic movement in the world in 1960 and Piaget is in the Guinness Book of World Records. Today, Piaget is part of the luxury group Richemont. Some of the most famous Piaget models include Possession, Tanagra, Limelight, Emperador and Miss Protocole with its interchangeable straps. Piaget has its watches line under the Black Tie collection.
In the seventies Piaget represented its bracelet watches in which the bracelet and watch melt together and creates one bracelet. Piaget designs were among the most beautiful on the international watch market and their designs were so outstanding that experts hold this period the most important in the history of Piaget watches. Also, Piaget has never surrendered to the mass technology which came in also around the Sixties -Seventies but continued to assemble its watches in the traditional way. All Piaget watches are handmade and produced therefore in limited numbers. This is what also makes this company so unique on the international watch market.
Apart from being an outstanding watchmaker, Piaget’s jewellery collection is the sixth most prestigious in the jewellery market. Piaget is very famous for the implementation of Tourbillon, Tourbillon Skeleton, Retrograde and the Self-winding movements in its watches. Therefore, Piaget has received many international awards for its outstanding work and quality of its timepieces.
In Singapore Piaget Watches has two label stores selling fine quality jewellery and timepieces. One can be found in the Takashiyama Centre in Ngee An City Shopping Mall which is along the Orchard Road and the other is located in the brand new Marina Bay Sands Shopping Mall. Along the Orchard Road, which is the most popular shopping area of Singapore, you can find Piaget Watches also in the stores of SINCERE Boutique, The Hour Glass and Cortina Watches.