In 1847 Louis-Francois Cartier founded the watch & and jewelry factory with the same name. In 1904, Cartier created the first wristwatch for men which was called Santos as the Brazilian aviator Alberto Santos Dumont who told his friend
Louis-François Cartier that it was very uncomfortable to carry a pocket watch to fly his plane.
The company began developing luxury jars to keep spices, essences and perfumes, by request. Thus, in 1938 the company registered Parfums Cartier brand in order to design its own jewel-perfumes. Today the brand and Cartier perfume are symbols of exquisite luxury, elegance and quality. [read more]