Tag Archives: La Côte-aux-Fées

Piaget = Passion + People: A Visit to a Place where Watches are Born

A gold watch case ready to be set with a diamond bezel

Although the movement is the heart of a watch, it’s case and bracelet form the body. While Piaget’s movement’s are made in the tranquility of the Swiss mountains, the rest of their watches are made in the hustle and bustle of Geneva. A very suitable choice because despite the ... Read more

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Piaget = Passion + People; A Visit to a Place where Movements are Born

Even parts that only a watchmaker will ever see are finished to perfection!

When you drive from Geneva to La Côte-aux-Fées you have the idea that you are driving off the map. No wonder that one of the stories how this small village got its name, involves fairies. That not a single fairy could have been spotted during our visit has probably something ... Read more

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