Founded in 1775, Breguet is still revered for its forward-thinking design and innovation. Adhering to the guidelines of engineering excellence, Breguet has introduced countless nuances to the luxury watch market. In fact, the brand's most famous invention includes the creation of the tourbillon. And, despite modern manufacturing, Breguet watches are still hand made by the most talented Swiss watchmakers. Buy your Breguet watch and marvel at its historic excellence. Breguet was founded in 1775 by Abraham-Louis Breguet. Breguet was able to start the company because he married the daughter of an affluent French aristocrat.