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By Lauren Hill | April 4 2018
The revered luxury brand behind the watchmaker who was dubbed the “King of Diamonds” during his lifetime, the House of Harry Winston, has announced the opening of a new salon in Zurich. The new site sits on the city’s prestigious Bahnhofstrasse shopping mile with more than 1,570 sq ft of space to showcase the brand’s jewelry and timepiece collections including rare gemstones and some of the finest diamonds available today.
The new salon is distinguished by its contemporary take on the classic Winston style having been designed to capture the elegance and intimacy of a private estate, incorporating soft taupe and a gray color palette. This space is then complemented by custom-designed black lacquer and antique bronze furnishings, bespoke chandeliers, hand-beaded silk walls and antique accents.
While the grand marble foyer displays the House’s signature design collections, the salon has dedicated areas for Harry Winston’s high jewelry, bridal and state-of-the-art timepiece collections, ensuring a discreet and highly personalized shopping experience. Private selling rooms then provide a luxurious space for the ultimate in exclusivity.
At the salon’s VIP opening, the House presented its most extraordinary creations from vintage designs and the iconic Winston Cluster to the Legacy Collection and pieces inspired by the Harry Winston archives.
Commenting on the opening, CEO of Harry Winston, Inc, Nayla Hayek says: “As the “King of Diamonds,” Harry Winston built his career around the world’s most sought-after diamonds and gemstones – a legacy we are proud to uphold today. With the opening of our new salon on Bahnhofstrasse, we are honored to bring the House’s tradition of excellence to one of the most exclusive retail destinations in the world and to share our commitment to incredible jewels with our new and existing clientele across the region.”
Founded in New York City in 1932, the House of Harry Winston now has salons across the globe. Find out more about each location by going over to harrywinston.com.