Swiss manufacturer Vacheron Constantin has made a historical leap by opening its first US boutique in New York City. The family boasts 180 years of brilliant watchmaking, beginning with Jean-Barthélémy Vacheron in 1831. The brand has graced the wrists of renowned personalities such as members of the Rockefeller family, jazz musician Sydney Bechet and Presidents Harry Truman and Dwight D. Eisenhower. The boutique on 720 Madison Avenue building at 64th street showcased three unique watches during yesterday’s store opening, namely the Historiques American 1921 Boutique New York, the Overseas Chronograph Perpetual Calendar Boutique New York, and the Patrimony Traditionnelle Calibre 2755 Boutique New York. With the store opening, the brand has fulfilled a long-lasting dream to set its foot on US soil.
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