The global leader in cut crystal and fashion jewelry hosted the first ever Sparkling Couture exhibition celebrating the brands long standing relationship with regional and international couture designers. Each designer presented one piece, created exclusively for the event, highlighting their innovative use of Swarovski crystals.
Over forty regional and international designers exhibited custom-made pieces at the exhibition being held at The Madinat Arena in Dubai on November 4th. Over forty couturiers, jewellry and accessory designers from Middle East and South Asia are showcasing bespoke pieces in the first-of-its-kind exhibition. A part of the exhibition consisted of Bridal wear including impressive Haute Couture designs by:
- Georges Hobeika (Lebanon)
- Dar Sara (UAE)
- Sebastian Gunawan (Indonesia)
- Steven Khalil (Australia)
- Arushi (UAE)
- Bella Rêve (UAE)
- Florentina (UAE)
- Ziad Antoun (Kuwait)
- Finale Wedding Studio (Thailand)
- Iconic (Thailand)
- Vatit Itthi (Thailand)
“Sparkling Couture is a celebration of the incredible couturiers we have in the Middle East and South Asia,” said Flemming Nielsen, Vice President Operations, Asia South, “Our region is renowned for its love of customization, embellishments and, of course, bespoke couture. Bringing together these designers on one platform perfectly demonstrates the diversity of our couturiers and also offers a platform to celebrate our 120th anniversary in a one-of-a-kind interpretation.”
“Sparkling Couture is a celebration of the incredible couturiers we have in the Middle East and South Asia.”
Swarovski has had a presence in the Middle East since the 1970s, and since then has established itself fully in the burgeoning arts and design scene by collaborating with local fashion designers, architects, distributors, and local craft clusters that use Swarovski crystals in their unique work across the region.
“We are proud to be partner of choice for many of the most talented designers across the region and internationally. The Sparkling Couture exhibition will bring to life how these talented artists create such wonderful pieces, using the finest crystals, forward integrated products and pearls from Swarovski,” added Andrew Mojica, Managing Director, Swarovski Middle East.
In case you missed the exhibition, Style of Arabia has the collection right here…