International Intrigue with Piaget
The Piaget Secrets & Lights ring in 18k rose gold, diamonds and rubies worn by Diane Kruger as Marie in The 355. Photo courtesy Piaget. Handout via The Gourmet Gazette
It’s all there in The 355, the American spy film featuring a host of international spies — glamorous women spies —and the house of Piaget. The film, which was released on January 7th, brings together a smashing international cast that includes Jessica Chastain playing a CIA agent who teams up with a German agent played by Diane Kruger, a computer specialist played by Lupita Nyong’o and and a Colombian psychologist played by Penélope Cruz. Piaget is the film’s exclusive watch and jewelry partner.
Left: The Piaget Treasure earrings in 18k white gold set with two pear-shaped yellow diamonds, 12 marquise-cut diamonds and 2 brilliant cut diamonds worn by Jessica Chastain as Mason in The 355. Photo courtesy Piaget. Handout via The Gourmet Gazette. Right: The Piaget Rose earrings in 18k rose gold set with 379 brilliant-cut diamonds and 210 pearls worn by Diane Kruger as Marie in The 355.. A true flower, a unique story. The femininity of the Piaget Rose glamorously sublimated with the elegance of pearls. Photo courtesy Piaget. Handout via The Gourmet Gazette
Left: The Piaget Sunlight Pendant in 18k rose gold set with 103 brilliant-cut diamonds worn by Lupita Nyong’o as Khadijah in The 355. Symbol of a life of brilliance and joy, the sun embodies the optimism, exuberance and fun-loving spirit of Piaget. A collection capturing the positive energy of the sun to share joy and live intensely everyday life. Like a burst of sunshine, a stylized rose gold diamond pendant captures the mesmerizing blaze of the brightest sun. Delicate triangular motifs set around a circular diamond paved sun evoke the dazzling rays of the sun, intensified by the fire of brilliant-cut diamonds set on the rose gold sunbeam. With bright intensity, this rare luxury pendant for women elegantly captures the delight of moments spent in the radiant sun.Photo courtesy Piaget. Handout via The Gourmet Gazette. Right: The Piaget Rose Necklace in 18k white gold and set with 239 brilliant-cut diamonds worn by Penelope Cruz as Graciela in The 355. Photo courtesy Piaget. Handout via The Gourmet Gazette
Piaget isn’t new to Hollywood. Elizabeth Taylor was charmed by the house’s colored stones and brilliant diamonds. Loyal Piaget watch wearers have included Sammy Davis Jr., Cary Grant and Roger Moore. Meanwhile Jessica Chastain has been part of the Piaget family since 2015. Piaget plays a starring role throughout The 355 with its iconic Altiplano and Possession collections as well as with its beautiful high jewelry creations.
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The Altiplano Ultimate Automatic watch in 18k white gold worn by Jason Fleming as Elijah Clarke in The 355. The watch is outfitted with a black alligator leather strap with an 18K white gold ardillon buckle. Defying the limits of feasibility, Piaget provides a new demonstration of its supremacy in the field of ultra-thin watchmaking, stemming from the excellence of its two integrated Manufactures. At a mere 4.30 mm thick, the Altiplano Ultimate Automatic expresses boldness and a constant quest for infinite slenderness, as well as for the elegance and refinement prized by Piaget. Engaged in an iconic dialogue, movement and case form an indivisible whole, featuring tolerances that have been pushed to their limits and setting a new record. The world’s slimmest self-winding Watch to date, the Altiplano Ultimate Automatic embodies this pinnacle of contemporary elegance. Photo courtesy Piaget. Handout via The Gourmet Gazette