Cartier has sued the online retailer HauteLook, accusing it of damaging the luxury goods maker’s brand by selling damaged and second-hand Cartier merchandise. HauteLook is “causing immediate and irreparable harm to the Cartier brand and trademark,” Cartier said in its 36-page complaint filed on Tuesday evening in Manhattan federal court. Cartier claimed that HauteLook has [...]
Sotheby’s says it is auctioning about 3 million pounds worth of jewelry once owned by Wallis Simpson, the American socialite who became Duchess of Windsor. Britain’s King Edward VIII, who renounced his claim to the British throne in 1936 to marry the divorcee, showered her with gifts of jewellery throughout their courtship and marriage. The [...]
The Calibre de Cartier now has its own dedicated website along with a slick movie as well as interesting technical animations. Equipped with the new 1904 MC Manufacture Cartier movement, the Calibre de Cartier watch features a striking silhouette, robust case and innovative design. Both contemporary and refined, this exceptional timepiece heralds a new chapter [...]
The renowned French jeweler and watchmaker Cartier has recently unveiled a new interpretation of its legendary Roadster watch. The new components are a straight steel-link bracelet and a black rubber strap, which add up to a timeless design of the watch. The first variation of the Cartier Roadster S watch features a polished steel case. [...]
In case you missed them the first time around, here are some of LUXUOâ€™s top posts for the week of April 5-12. 1 – Louis Vuitton Parent LVMH to Launch Luxury Hotels Luxury goods giant LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Thursday said it is creating a high-end hotel management business that will be branded Cheval [...]
The Cartier and America exhibition covers the history of the House of Cartier from its early period as the â€œking of jewelers and jeweler to kingsâ€ during the Belle Epoque through to the 1960s and 1970s, when Cartier supplied celebrities with jewels and luxury accessories.