Emmanuel Dietrich was born in Besançon in 1969, and as far back as he can remember he has always wanted to do what he is doing today. After graduating in interior architecture from the Ecole Boulle, he rapidly found his own direction in life. He dreamt of working in the luxury sector relishing the idea of the sophistication and demanding standards that are involved He began to realize this dream when he had pieces commissioned by Facom and Ardi. His `Harnais' watch for Hermès has already become a classic and was displayed on the façade of the Faubourg St Honoré. Since then Emmanuel Dietrich has travelled in a variety of different directions: Häagen Dazs, Dinh Van, Artelano, Mobilier International, Haworth not to mention Daum, Baccarat, Ruinart, Calvin Klein, Louis Vuitton. His creations for Ligne Roset have already achieved great acclaim and look set to become design classics.