Must-see items at the UAE's World Luxury Expo
The World Luxury Expo will feature a selection of luxury categories including high-end jewellery
The World Luxury Expo will feature a selection of carefully selected luxury categories including fine art, high-end jewellery, fashion, hand-crafted time pieces, designer furniture and exquisite table settings, luxury automobiles, fine dining, private aviation, and luxury travel. The third edition of the series, will be hosted at the Emirates Palace from 27-29 September 2013. Taking centre stage under the Etihad Ballroom grand Swarovski, will be the Rolls-Royce centrepiece. Mr Arno Husselmann, General Manager of Abu Dhabi Motors, and the sole dealer of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain said, “We are pleased to be a part of the World Luxury Expo event, one which enhances our association with luxury and reinforces our status as the world’s leading choice for Rolls-Royce. “Goodwood - Home of Rolls-Royce” edition which will be featured as an event highlight. This is a new design with many new elements featuring the best of Goodwood’s engineering craftsmanship, which includes a highly complex marquetry on the fascia, door cappings and picnic table backs as well as monitor cover, intricate embroidery inspired by the celebration theme, exclusive colours and interiors and a unique wood element coachline design. Both Phantom and Ghost models of the “Goodwood – Home of Rolls-Royce” edition will be showcased and sold for $572,200 and $381,400 respectively. The Rolls Royce Ruby Edition will also be exhibited at eh World Luxury Expo. The one-of-a-kind model was conceptualised by Kadhim Al Helli, Rolls Royce Brand Manager at Abu Dhabi Motors and is on sale for $708,000. Some of the other exhibitors include haute parfumier, House of Sillage, which will debut a limited edition travel perfume at the event. The limited edition is adorned with 665 gemstones shaped into a delicate gecko and set on an 18K yellow gold cylinder. The set holds 7.5ml and is valued at $118,000. Rebellion’s timepieces are created on the shores of Lake Geneva, Switzerland in limited editions with exclusive proprietary movements and precision-engineered cases. In harmony with its name, Rebellion eschews market trends, preferring to blaze a trail on its own in the world of high-end watchmaking, inspired by the world of motor racing. Highlights of the Rebellion collection on display at World Luxury Expo include the T-1000 Titan valued at $130,000 and a diamond encrusted equivalent valued at $214,000. Interiors will display some of the most respected names in furniture such as Mariner, Giorgio Collection and Cornelio Cappellini. The company will showcase a range of classic luxury bespoke furniture sets and accessories that offer exclusivity and superior craftsmanship. Gold & Co. London is showcasing a 24-carat, gold-plated bronze, pure bred Arabian Stallion created by Don Alberto Carlos, which stands at 2.85m tall. This artwork is from a limited edition of only nine pieces and each piece is valued at $163,354. Gold & Co, London will also present a selection of exclusively designed mobile phones made from precious metals and studded with diamonds. Moiseikin Jewellery is renowned for creating one of a kind jewellery pieces and objets d'art and will be presenting a collection at World Luxury Expo Abu Dhabi entitled the "Imperial Collection." The highlight of this collection is the "Horn of Plenty" which is a tourbillon time piece valued more than $1.9 million and consists of over 4,000 diamonds with the total weight of 30 carats. Italian goldsmith and designer, Rosmundo Giarletta, will showcase the famed Al-Noor Jewel, consisting of a medallion necklace with gold wedges that intersect and fall into a drop-shaped diamond. Rosmundo is renowned for pieces which he crafted in celebration of the 700th anniversary of the Grimaldi family of Monte Carlo’s reign that subsequently lead Prince Rainier III to award him the title of Knight of Art and Culture. Gold & Co. London is showcasing a 24-carat, gold-plated bronze, pure bred Arabian Stallion created by Don Alberto Carlos, which stands at 2.85m tall. This artwork is from a limited edition of only nine pieces and each piece is valued at $163,354. Gold & Co, London will also present a selection of exclusively designed mobile phones made from precious metals and studded with diamonds. B5 Art of Living LLC is presenting an innovation from human biophysical medicine, the Human Regenerator. This technology at over $ 557,000 and stems from the principle that everything, including matter, consists of physical stem cell information according to quantum physics. The Porsche Panamera Turbo Executive and 4S Executive , with an extended wheelbase for 15cm, are the new sporty saloons which Porsche predicts will make a strong mark into the luxurious Executive segment. The Panamera 4S Executive is sold for $153,000 while the Turbo Executive starts at $200,000. A selection of other luxury goods and services that invited guests can look forward to viewing at World Luxury Expo, Abu Dhabi include fine artwork by Marie Josée Primeau, and Dubai-based luxury Al Barari Luxury Villas will be on show. Döttling will be presenting bespoke German superior safes, the finest collectors pieces of jewelry and art by Gold Line Italia and one of the world’s most expensive headscarves by Kashperia. Following the Abu Dhabi edition, World Luxury Expo will continue to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia creating an annual signature series of events in the GCC region.