Named the world's most desirable luxury brand the timepieces produced by Gucci watches are the epitome of world class fashion and aspirational style. The company initially featured such finely crafted leather accessories as handbags, shoes, silks and knitwear in a signature pattern. The Gucci loafer is the only shoe in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
The company began to branch out in to associated markets during the 1970’s One of the developments were watches. Made in Switzerland to the highest standards of Swiss precision and accuracy, the watches share the same stunning aesthetics of the couture house’s high-fashion clothing.
ABOUT GUCCI WATCHES
Founded by Guccio Gucci in 1921, the brand has been an astonishing global success. It has developed an almost mythological connection with Hollywood stars and royalty that has seen it dress Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly, Peter Sellers and Princess Diana amongst many others. It is these long-lasting values that allow it to continue to flourish.
Development of the line of watches began in the early 1970s, soon becoming one of the world's leading producers and distributors of fine timepieces. The fashion house's manufacturing entity is situated in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, a town that is virtually a shrine to clockwork craftsmanship. It has managed to harmoniously combine state of the art technology and traditional watch-making skills to create cutting-edge timepieces.
Now under the creative direction of Frida Giannini, Gucci watches continues to enhance its reputation for high-quality, innovative luxury products, offering quality and style to an international clientele. Gucci watches reflect the overall image of the brand, mimicking the evolution of the brand as a whole - a combination of innovative Italian design and modern styling manufactured to the reputed superior standards of Swiss watch-making craftsmanship with quality components and materials.