Every Van Cleef & Arpels jewellery and watch collection tells a story with universal meaning to express a poetic view of life. The house combines unparalleled craftsmanship, technical prowess and innovation in all its creations. Its unique identity, heritage, understated elegance, refinement and grace, coupled with asymmetrical design eloquently define the house’s spirit of beauty. Throughout its history Van Cleef & Arpels has provided legendary clients with unique pieces that defy time. Historic pieces include Egyptian inspired jewellery, the ballerina and fairy clips of the 1940’s and creations inspired by the Far East.