What brand is the nail bracelet?

Asked By: Rodrigo Tilges | Last Updated: 13th February, 2020
Category: style and fashion womens jewelry and watches
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Yes, Cartier took the simple nail and turned it into a piece of jewellery that is truly iconic –and one that continues to be reimagined and reshaped by the heritage brand. The very first Cartier nail bracelet was created in New York in the 1970s by Aldo Cipullo.

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Likewise, people ask, what does the nail bracelet mean?

Aldo Cipullo created the Juste un Clou (“Just a Nail”) bracelet for Cartier in the 1970's. When the bracelet was re-issued last spring in yellow, pink, and white gold, it quickly gained a following. We know from experience that this popularity means one thing: there would be countless copies in no time at all.

Similarly, how much is the Juste un Clou bracelet? The prices are a bit more attainable, with the bracelet at $3,050 and the rings selling for $1,120 to $1,200.

Likewise, people ask, how much does the Cartier nail bracelet cost?

Cartier Juste un Clou Diamond Rose Gold Nail Bangle Bracelet at 1stdibs.

How can you tell if Cartier jewelry is real?

Check the Stamps Many fake Cartier bracelets have the stamped Cartier logo on both sides of the bracelet, and the font appears smudged. The real deal features the logo on one side, in crisp, clear cursive. The font is very important, and you can usually spot a fake by looking at it closely.

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How can you tell a fake Cartier love bracelet?

First, there is the obvious “Cartier” logo. Any Love bracelet should have the signature, and if it does not, then it is a fake. Second, there is the material hallmark. 750 means that 75% of the metal is composed of gold, such is the case of the 18k gold Love bracelet.

Will Cartier authenticate a bracelet?

Cartier will not inform the owner as to whether or not their piece is authentic. When purchasing Cartier, it's best to know who you're buying from and purchase only from sellers you trust to carry authentic items. Cartier does not authenticate pieces purchased on ebay or from estate sales.

How do you open the Cartier love bracelet?

Put the two halves of your Cartier Love Bracelet, Small around your wrist. 2. With the provided Cartier Screwdriver, turn the screw at the closure one half turn counter-clockwise. Once the screw matches the other rivets, the bracelet is locked.

What does Juste un Clou mean?

Juste Un Clou (which literally translates to 'Just a Nail') is a collection of rings and bracelets that are exactly that- the finest of fine jewelry (many loaded with diamonds, of course) molded into the shape of gracefully bent hardware that range in price from $2,175 to a whopping $34,650.

How much is the cheapest Cartier love bracelet?

The cheapest versions of that bracelet are pink or yellow gold and cost a steep $4,500. The yellow-gold bracelet with a diamond is $5,300. With more diamonds, the bracelets (expectedly) get increasingly expensive; a pink-gold bracelet with pink diamonds starts at $40,400.

Why do Cartier bracelets come with screwdriver?

The locking mechanism
The screwdriver is also available in the form of a necklace, allowing the bracelet to be "locked" onto one person, while the "key" is kept around the neck of another, as a symbol for their commitment to their relationship.

What is the most expensive bracelet?

Wallis Simpson Cartier Panther Bracelet
At a Sotheby's auction in 2010, the bracelet became the most expensive bracelet ever sold at auction, fetching $7 million USD in spite of having several small stones missing. It is also the most expensive Cartier item ever sold at auction.

What does the Cartier love bracelet mean?

The story behind the Cartier Love bracelet
As the chastity belt was that era's symbol of the purity and fidelity of the love of a married couple, so Cipullo created the Love bracelet to be a modern sign of fidelity – proof of being "locked up" in a committed relationship!

How much does a Cartier nail bracelet weight?

Cartier small model, 18k white gold Juste Un Clou nail bracelet set with 27 round brilliant cut diamonds totaling 0.54 carats. Diameter of the bracelet measures 65 mm. Total weight of this item is 34.3 grams.

Is Cartier cheaper in Paris?

Big yes! Cartier jewelry is cheaper in Paris. Factoring in the vat refund of say 10-12% and even with custom duties as EtoupeBirkin pointed out with the weakening Euro vs the US dollar, there would still be savings to be had.