Celebrate the ‘Season of Love’ with The Galleria on Al Maryah Island
From Dolce & Gabbana’s first ever jewellery collection to the David Morris romantic Rose-Cut collection, The Galleria offers an unrivalled selection of exclusive hidden gems to indulge that special someone this Valentine’s Day
(Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: January 15 2014): The Galleria on Al Maryah Island, the capital’s premium shopping and dining destination, offers an exclusive collection of gifts to treat your loved one this Valentine’s Day, from delicate jewellery and high-end watches to many more exquisite accessories.
On the most romantic day of the year, dazzle your significant other with brilliant cut diamonds from Chaumet with the Egérie necklace and earrings, available exclusively at The Galleria, or the Boucheron Ajourée jewellery watches, Ajourée Volute and Ajourée Frog, which feature exquisite detail, open-work gold and sparkling precious stones. Surprise her with ornate, extravagant necklaces, earrings and bracelets from Dolce & Gabbana’s debut Sicily-inspired jewellery collection for women.
For an elegant gift that is certain to delight the man in your life, opt for a timepiece from Dolce & Gabbana’s first ever collection of high-end watches or the IWC Portofino Hand-Wound Big Date watch, which combines an eye-catching design with simple elegance and timeless style.
For fun and fashionable gift options for her, choose from the Jimmy Choo lip-printed mirror Candy and red shimmer suede Chandra clutches or the flame neon nappa leather Damsen and neon flame patent Lottie sandals.
Express your love and appreciation to those who are most precious with the stunning ‘Colpo di Fulmine’ (Love at First Sight) rings and earrings and ‘M’ama Non M’ama’ (Love Me, Love Me Not) ring set with brown diamonds from Pomellato, or treat them to the colourful new cocktail collection from Bulgari. For the adventurous types, you could be a little daring with Moschino’s Valentine’s Day fun and flirty gift options including studded Moschino belts and Good Girl/ Bad Girl belts.
Inspired by the Indian sub-continent, the graceful David Morris Rose-Cut Collection will capture the heart of every woman with the diamond eternity band, bracelets, chandelier and hoop earrings, necklaces and rings mounted in platinum or 18-carat white gold. The signature David Morris diamond has been specially re-cut for this collection, creating a delicate and romantic feel.
Original, timeless and at the very heart of Chopard’s women’s line, the Happy Diamonds Heart ring combines feminine style with jewellery excellence. The Classic Racing Mille Miglia 2013 watch by Chopard is a nod to the design of legendary racing cars, featuring a black rubber strap alongside an anthracite dial displaying a red flange and grey chronograph counters. Another exceptional timepiece, the Tag Heuer Calibre 1887 features a black alligator strap, silver dial and rose gold coloured Arabic numerals. The stunning Roger Dubuis Velvet is a magical alliance between technical sophistication and precious materials and is set with 262 diamonds and 33 jewels. These items are available at The Galleria in Al Manara International Jewellery store, TAG-Heuer boutique & Roger Dubuis boutique.
Dine and unwind in The Galleria’s restaurants and cafés by indulging in scrumptious cupcakes from Magnolia Bakery and devouring the delectable date-filled dessert from Bateel, or revel in a romantic dinner setting at Almaz by Momo, Bentley Bistro &Bar and Emporio Armani Caffé.
About The Galleria
The Galleria on Al Maryah Island is a luxury shopping and dining destination with a stunning waterfront promenade located in the heart of Abu Dhabi. With more than 130 shops under one roof, The Galleria features a mix of high-end retailers and licensed and unlicensed chef-driven restaurants and cafes. Since its opening in August 2013, The Galleria has become home to the world’s most iconic luxury fashion and fine jewelry brands, as well as an array of first to Abu Dhabi brands. For more information about The Galleria, please visit www.thegalleria.ae
About Gulf Related
Gulf Related is a regional real estate development company focused on retail, residential and high-end mixed-use real estate developments in the Middle East. Gulf Related represents a joint-venture between Gulf Capital, one of the Middle East's leading alternative asset management firms, and Related Companies, one of the largest private real estate development and investment firms in the United States. The Gulf Related team leverages Related’s core in real estate planning, development and management; while Gulf Capital brings strong regional relationships, access to deal flow, and fund raising capabilities.
Gulf Related is focused on pursuing marquee large-scale mixed-use real estate development opportunities in Abu Dhabi and Saudi Arabia. In addition to developing The Galleria on Al Maryah Island, Gulf Related is also developing Sowwah Central, a dynamic mixed use development featuring a super-regional shopping center (148,644 sq m or 1.6 million sq. ft. GLA) and adjoining luxury hotel and residential towers, linking seamlessly to The Galleria and set to open in 2017. In addition, Gulf Related is also developing a 550 unit expatriate residential compound in Riyadh, KSA. Gulf Related is identifying additional multi-phase, master-planned, mixed-use development opportunities in urban centers as well as large-scale community developments. Related brings to Gulf Related extensive expertise and experience having created some of the most internationally recognizable and celebrated retail driven mixed-use developments in the United States including Time Warner Center in New York, CityPlace in West Palm Beach and the largest private development in the USA, Hudson Yards, currently under development in Manhattan.
Mubadala Real Estate & Infrastructure (MREI), a business unit of Mubadala Development Company PJSC, operates as an equity partner and asset manager, focusing on social infrastructure projects and Real Estate investment opportunities, both within the UAE and overseas.
The unit develops strategic commercial, residential and leisure districts that are central to Abu Dhabi’s long term development plans, as well as delivering supporting infrastructure essential to the Emirate’s economic diversification. These major projects are part of the government’s 2030 plan, a comprehensive strategy to develop the Capital into an environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, world-class city.
MREI works to international standards of quality, functionality and sustainability. A number of local hospitality sector projects are attracting world-class hotel and leisure operators, which are vital to Abu Dhabi’s growing luxury tourism industry.
Key Real Estate projects include Sowwah Square, the heart of Abu Dhabi’s new visionary Central Business District on Al Maryah Island. The unit is also responsible for the development of several pioneering infrastructure projects including the UAE University, Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi and Zayed University Abu Dhabi’s new campus. Collectively, these investments remain true to the Mubadala mandate by delivering positive financial and social benefit for the community while supporting the socio-economic development of the Emirate and providing long-term financial returns.