Stuart Weitzman opens its first boutique in Dubai
Designed by famed Italian avant-garde architect Fabio Novembre, the boutique store features a contemporary retail concept and the iconic Stuart Weitzman interior ribbon design. Unique features include a mosaic tile accent wall and Alphano grey stone floors that add design flare amongst the innovative ribbon shelving. A palette of vanilla/gray tones, create a modern contemporary space to showcase Stuart Weitzman’s shoes and handbags.
Commenting on the launch in Dubai, Wayne Kulkin, Vice Chairman of Stuart Weitzman said: “We love Dubai, the consumer here understands luxury and fashion better than anyone else. We think within the fashion industry, Dubai stands shoulder to shoulder with New York and London and is a very important market for our Middle East plan.
He added: “We have been in the region as part of department stores and it’s time for us to aggressively promote and feature the Stuart Weitzman name here. With our new store we aim to deliver the complete range of Stuart Weitzman designs under one roof.”
Tony Jashanmal, Executive Director at the Jashanmal Group confirming the expansion plans, said: “Stuart Weitzman’s dedication to fusing fashion, fit and comfort has earned the brand accolades from both, the design world and customers and takes a pride of place with top celebrities around the globe. We are proud to bring this iconic brand to the Middle East. Given the penchant across the region for world-class brands like Stuart Weitzman, we have plans to open four new stores in Bahrain, Kuwait and one more in the UAE within the next twelve months.”
While Weitzman is renowned for his sexy stilettos and evening sandal designs, especially amongst celebrities, the store will offer his complete fashion collection including boots, career, flats and weather. Stuart Weitzman understands that a great shoe is more than form or function; it’s about making a woman feel beautiful.
For over 25 years, his designs have garnered a very loyal customer base as accessible luxury footwear with great fit, style and comfort.
The Stuart Weitzman brand has a fashionable global presence with retail stores in the United States, Italy, Singapore, France, China, Malaysia, Middle East, Indonesia, Australia, Hong Kong, Greece, Mexico, Spain, Monaco, Germany, Canada, Switzerland and Russia.