Valérie Messika, Founder and Artistic Director of Maison Messika received the insignia of the Legion of Honor at the Cartier Foundation. This honorary title was awarded to her by Alain Dominique Perrin, President of the Cartier Foundation and an emblematic figure in the world of French luxury.
The symbol of the recognition of the French nation, this decoration highlights the commitment, creativity and entrepreneurial strength of the founder of Messika. A jewelry house, built with passion and deep family values – an exceptional know-how that contributes to the international influence of France.
«This distinction honors me twofold. It is an honor for me that my country grants me this honorary title. I am immensely grateful to France, where I grew up and which is a great inspiration in my work every day. A great and wonderful emotion which is amplified by the presence of Alain Dominique Perrin, an undisputed visionary of the luxury world. I am highly honored to receive the insignia from him in person.» - Valérie Messika.