LALIQUE is a legend, symbolic of craftsmanship that commands respect and admiration. Over the years, LALIQUE has become more than just a name; it has become a powerful icon of exceptional know-how, a synonym for excellence, and a style characterized by the mastery of contrast. Drawing on its rich cultural and artistic heritage, its timeless and precious qualities, the brand preserves the energy and insouciance of its heyday while adapting to modern-day tastes.
Today, LALIQUE has entered a new phase of development and modernization. As a result, Silvio Denz, Chairman and C.E.O. of LALIQUE, has decided to make the unique skills of LALIQUE's crystal makers available to contemporary designers, while keeping the greatest admiration and respect for René Lalique’s work and his tremendous creative spirit. Opening this crystal glasswork to new artists allows its exceptional know-how to be interpreted with new eyes and with a fresh creative inspiration.
As part of this new initiative, Mr. Denz asked Zaha Hadid to design the Crystal Architecture collection. It is composed of two vases: their innate fluid lines which seem to have a life of their own superbly highlighted by clear or black crystal. Enhancing the overall effect are those contrasting satin and polished finishes that are the epitome of LALIQUE. This collection was born of a passion for beauty, the search for excellence, and the will to combine the expertise of LALIQUE's master glassmakers with the great creativity and rare talent of a world-famous architect and designer. Through these exceptional masterpieces in a signed and numbered edition, LALIQUE presents a fresh approach to its material, a new formal vocabulary, a new vision.
Please visit our LALIQUE boutique located on the second level of The Shops at Crystals.
The Oscars is continually the biggest date of the year on the Hollywood calendar with a guest list unrivalled by any other event - and 2014 was no exception.
This is the night when the world's biggest stars step out in fashion's most beautiful gowns. In terms of trends, a spectrum of whites and nudes dominated the red carpet – Kate Hudson in Atelier Versace, Kristin Chenoweth in Roberto Cavalli, Sally Hawkins in Valentino and Kristen Bell in Roberto Cavalli.
Meanwhile celebrities Amy Adams, Charlize Theron and Lupita Nyong'o are bound to top best dressed lists in their shades of blue and blacks - navy Gucci, sleek black Dior and pastel blue or better known as ‘Nairobi blue’ Prada. And, it was no surprise that Jennifer Lawrence was back in Dior swapping last year's voluminous silhouette for something more hip-hugging and sleek.
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Throughout the course of his career, it is estimated that Mr. Harry Winston owned more than one third of the world’s most famous and coveted gems. With a natural eye and strong sense of intuition, Mr. Winston inherently knew what made good diamonds great, and great diamonds legends. But his expertise in diamonds was more than just the basis of his professional life, it was a lifelong passion and personal commitment to celebrating and promoting the natural beauty of a stone. Discover the story behind the life and legacy of Harry Winston, the King of Diamonds.
“An imaginary journey to rediscover ancient Sicily, where history and myth come together. The Greek temples and theatres, symbols of classic architectural perfection, are reinterpreted as if in a dream. As if a traveler, having visited some of the marvelous landscapes of ancient Sicily, wanted to recreate those unique settings in his mind: that type of beauty, magic and enchantment can only be found in such a vision. Only in an imaginary world can the unexpected and irrational intertwine with spontaneity and naturalness, while creativity, freed of any bonds with logic, becomes a synonym for folly. Like in “Satyricon” by Fellini, the ancient temples and theatres are transposed into surreal visions that continue to nourish the eyes and soul of the traveler and provide images for dreams. Straight off the runway and into the only Dolce & Gabbana in Las Vegas, this “royal-inspired” collection is a must-have for any woman who is looking to add a little femininity and soft hues to their Spring wardrobe.”
Discover the Spring/Summer 2014 collection at the only Dolce & Gabbana boutique in Las Vegas located on the first level of The Shops at Crystals.
Valentino's Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli took opera as their source material this season. The Spring/Summer 2014 ready-to-wear collection was filled with ornate pieces, ascetic print in organza embroidered with tiny strips of leather.
Shop the entire Spring/Summer 2014 collection at the Valentino boutique located on the second floor of The Shops at Crystals.