Boucheron Designer History:
For almost 150 years, Boucheron has been creating precious gemstones, expensive jewelry, timepieces, and fragrances. Working in its devotion to incredible design and skillfull workmanship, Boucheron is constantly in part with the motions of art and style. Ever since it was established in 1858, Boucheron has been a leader among jewelers: the hand to engrave diamonds, an innovator of the nature influenced motifs - snake, butterfly or dragonfly - that outlined Art Nouvean style, the very first to create the watch for the wrist.
In 1893, Boucheron had become the first jeweler to relocate to the location Vendome at number 26, at one time the dwelling of the Comtesse de Castiglione, a well-known seductive beauty of the Second Empire.
While fashion and lifestyle progressed over the decades - Cubism, the Russian Ballet, Art Deco, African Art, Pop Art - Boucheron persisted consistently to mirror the moments.
In the 1920's, Boucheron introduced the hanging earrings decorated with precious gemstones and designed "White Diamond Jewelry" - diamonds set into platinum. They house also made many creations for the Maharajah of Patiala and, devoted to their royal customers, created crowns and jewels for queens and princesses. In the late 1940's and 50's, Boucheron visioned with amazing success, a rebirth of floral and feather motifs to go with the "New Look".
Through the passing years, Boucheron created jewelry and wrist watches for the contemporary women, to be used during the day and into the evening. He designed obtainable jewelry, new watch styles and introduced his fragrances around the globe.
In our times cherished by the Boucheron inspiring traditions and knowledge, a new innovative path is unfolding the next phase in its long lasting history. New boutiques are now starting out in the major capitals of the world, evidence of the new times.
Boucheron Fragrance History:
Boucheron fragrances are developed in alliance with perfumers Ursula Wandel, Francis Deleamont, Jean-Pierre Bethouart, Jacques Cavallier, Sophia Grojsman, Jean-Pierre Mary, Annick Menardo, Nathalie Lorson, Anne Flipo and Dominique Ropion. Presently there are more than 17 fragrances with the Boucheron brand. The original versions start from 1989 and the most recent ones from 2013.