How do you elevate a humble piece of hardware to fashion cult status? Just ask Cartier. In 1971, a young Italian designer by the name of Aldo Cipullo dared to do the unthinkable: he took an everyday household object and turned it into the fine jewellery icon of the decade.
46 years later, the legacy of Juste un Clou lives on. Cartier's most audacious design still bears the same free-spirited, avant-garde attitude of the '70s but rather than being stuck in the past, the iconic nail bracelet has evolved into a collection of modern-day classics, which includes rings, earrings, and its latest addition, the Juste un Clou Torque necklace.
One design, so many different styles. You may ask: who embodies the radical spirit of Juste un Clou? Meet them below: