On 15 November, Harry Winston, the legendary Jeweler to the Stars and international luxury brand, celebrated the opening of its first boutique in Dubai along with Ahmed Seddiqi and Sons, the region’s largest Swiss watch and jewelry retailer. Located at the Boulevard of the Emirates Towers Hotel, the impressive 174 square meter boutique will feature Harry Winston’s iconic jewelry and timepiece collections, and represents thecompany’s largest location within the Middle East.
“Harry Winston salons are located in the finest shopping destinations in the world,” said Frédéric de Narp, President and CEO of Harry Winston, Inc. “With the opening of our newest location at the Emirates Towers Hotel, we are thrilled to not only showcase our creations in such an exceptional setting, but to be able to continue providing our clients throughout the region with the finest selection of our products, and the high quality of service that Harry Winston is known for.” On hand to view Harry Winston’s exceptional creations during the exclusive red carpet event, were some of the Middle East’s most prominent names, including: His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nayhan, His Highness Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Sheikh Juma Bin Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum, Quincy Jones, Badr Jafar, Actress Yosra, Singers Latifa, Saber El Rebai and Fayez Al Saeed & Waed.
A special fashion show featuring designs from Middle Eastern-based couture designer, Rami Al Ali, lent additional glamour to the start-studded evening. To commemorate the evening in honour of Harry Winston’s longstanding commitment to philanthropy, a limited edition Timepiece Collection was unveiled along with the appearance of special guest legendary producer Quincy Jones in support of The Bokra Charity Song Project in association with the UN World Food Program.