Coming Soon: World Luxury Expo in Doha
World Luxury Expo Doha, the fourth edition of the World Luxury Expo series, will be held at The St Regis Doha from November 14 to 16. The event will feature a selection of luxury categories such as fine art, high-end jewellery, fashion, handcrafted time pieces, designer furniture and exquisite table settings, luxury automobiles, fine dining, private aviation and luxury travel. The World Luxury Expo series has steadily gained momentum and status in the region and been successfully held in Dubai (January 2013), Riyadh (February) and Abu Dhabi (September), the organisers have said in a statement. The St Regis Doha is the perfect setting for the event and boasts of a 1911 Rolls-Royce set on a floating display in the lobby, the statement adds. “We are looking forward to hosting World Luxury Expo Doha, which we believe will become an annual signature event for Qatar. Our unrivalled personalised service and philosophy to provide a truly bespoke experience is a signature of The St Regis Doha and we look forward to extending this to exhibitors and invited guests,” said Tareq Derbas, general manager at The St Regis Doha. To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the House of Moiseikin has crafted a mechanical tourbillon timepiece, “Horn of Plenty – Glory”. “We are looking forward to presenting the very best of Russian luxury at the expo. The Horn of Plenty – Glory is a splendid objet d’art made with over 4,800 pieces of natural gemstones. This piece is valued at more than $2.5mn,” said Victor Moiseikin from the House of Moiseikin. The expo will also feature leading luxury automobiles such as Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, McLaren and Mercedes-Benz. Kashperia will launch the “world’s finest and most expensive” Guthrah Shawl at the expo. This is a limited-edition collection of only 10 pieces made from 100% pure Vicuna wool, which is hand-spun, hand-woven and hand-made with intricate motifs from the Babylonian era. A selection of other luxury goods and services that invited guests can look forward to at the expo include specialist marine charter service company Ship & Crew, European luxury homeware Devine Design, Brazilian jewellery by Fr Hueb, award-winning 4K home cinema projector and 4K Bravia television by Sony, luxury travel services by La Conciergerie du Qatar, rare 22-carat gold tea by Qirat Tea and Hamilton Grand luxury golf residences at the famous St Andrews golf course, among others. Those looking to attend the expo can request for an invitation and pre-register at http://world-luxury-group.com/preregister/doha2013.