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Jewel Thieves Strike In Cannes

A Cartier jewelry store in Cannes, France, was robbed Monday morning by three armed men who fled with a haul estimated at up to 15 million euros. A man with a deep suntan and wearing a flowery shirt walked into the Cartier store in Cannes and threatened staff with a gun. Two accomplices wearing crash … Continued

Caresse d’orchidées par Cartier precious eyewear

Romantic and modern, the Caresse d’orchidees par Cartier rimless eyewear collection features an alluring flower decorated with sumptuous details, ranging from pink sapphires and diamonds to hand-laid black lacquer. Cartier’s stylized orchid rests delicately on the sides of these exceptional eyewear creations. The elegant solid gold frames are available in white, rose or yellow gold.

Michelle Obama Wears a Cartier Watch for her Official Potrait

Posing for her official White House portrait, Michelle Obama wears the Cartier Steel Tank Francaise that is tasteful and luxurious without being showy. The White House portrait of the first lady does not make the model of the watch clear, but the trained eye is easily able to pick up the recognizable timepiece (The watch … Continued

Cartier Launches its Biggest Boutique in Middle East

Luxury goods company Cartier on Thursday braved the deepening global recession to launch its biggest boutique so far in the Middle East. The 700 square-meter showroom in the upscale Dubai Mall testifies to the Cartier’s confidence that chilly economic winds will not deter well-heeled residents and visitors to Dubai from buying its jewelry, watches, handbags … Continued

“Le Monde de Vendome” – The refined glitter of the Place Vendome

Place Vendôme is a jewelry case for all the jewels of the world. What is more symbolic to a tourist in search of French expertise than this Parisian square, where high-end jewelry brands intermingle? For travelers, we present Le monde de Vendôme (The World of Vendôme), a documentary film with the “actors” of Place Vendôme, … Continued

Cartier Rotonde Central Chronograph Watch

One of the most interesting Cartier watches presented at this year’s Salon International de Haute Horlogerie, was the Rotonde Central Chronograph, which uses Cartier’s new in-house manually-wound 9907 MC caliber movement built in La Chaux de Fonds. Crafted from 18-karat pink gold, the round case of the Rotonde Central Chronograph timepiece measures 42mm in diameter; … Continued

Cartier Tank Americaine Tourbillon Volant

At SIHH 2009, Cartier will present an exceptional haute horlogerie complication within the iconic form of its Tank Americaine watch. The Cartier Tank Americaine Tourbillon Volant watch is animated by the hand-wound Calibre 9452 MC, Cartier’s first in-house tourbillon caliber. The movement comprises 19 jewels and 142 spinning, moving and rotating parts beeping at 21,600 … Continued

Golden Version of the Motorola Ming A1600 on Sale

Motorola has teamed up with renowned French jeweler and watch maker Cartier to roll out the Motorola MING A1600 Luxury Edition. The luxury edition handset has a gold plated body decorated with faux crocodile skin and comes bundled with a Cartier business card holder. Other than the new, shiny looks, everything else is same as … Continued

Santos Triple 100: The 3-D watch by Cartier

The Cartier Manufacture has created a new timepiece that is a true symbol of horological innovation. The oversized Cartier Santos Triple 100 watch delivers a great surprise due to the first-ever rotating-dial mechanism united with a skeleton movement : Turn the crown, and you can select between three unique identities! The three different dial faces … Continued

A 206.82 Carat Sapphire Pendant May Fetch $1.5 million

Featured above is a 206.82 carat sapphire pendant encrusted with diamonds to be auctioned at Sotheby’s auction house in Geneva, London. Designed by jeweller Cartier in 1951, the pendant formely was a part of collection of Britain’s Wallis, Duchess of Windsor. It is anticipated to fetch $1.1-1.5 million (Euros 6,97,000-9,50,000) on 15 May.