Paris Hilton Visits DIFC’s Gate Village

Published July 9th, 2009 - 11:09 GMT

Celebrity, Entrepreneur and Actress Attends Exclusive Fashion Photoshoot and films scenes for Paris Hilton’s My New BFF Dubai at Villa Moda

Celebrity socialite and actress Paris Hilton today spent an entire day at Gate Village, Dubai’s new cultural and lifestyle hub located within the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).

Paris did an exclusive fashion photo shoot at Villa Moda, the luxury multi-brand fashion boutique located in the Gate Village. She was enchanted by the high-end fashion store, which features the exclusive creations of some of the world’s best designers. “I love Villa Moda, it’s hot,” she commented during her photoshoot.

Paris began her day by checking in to one of the rooms at the Capital Club, Dubai’s premier private business club located within the Gate Village. Part of her photo shoot was held at the Cuadro Fine Art Gallery in the Gate Village, amidst the works of some of the world’s finest contemporary artists. The shoot featured an array of the different brands Villa Moda offers throughout the region, such as Nina Ricci, Jil Sander, Vivenne Westwood, Dolce&Gabbana, Issey Miyake and Victoria Beckham. The shoot was continued inside Villa Moda, where they also filmed part of the final episode of her latest reality television show ‘Paris Hilton’s My New BFF Dubai’. 

Located in the heart of DIFC, the Gate Village offers premium business space and houses a variety of international fashion boutiques, art galleries, and unique speciality restaurants.  Villa Moda, an iconic multi-brand luxury fashion retailer, majority-owned by the DIFC Lifestyle Group, has implemented a unique retail concept in the Gate Village in DIFC featuring fashion boutiques for both men and women. Global labels like Marni, Dries Van Noten, Vivienne Westwood, Nina Ricci, Issey Miyake, Jil Sander, Maison Martin Margiela, Tsumori Chisato and Anya Hindmarch have established boutiques in the Gate Village under the umbrella of Villa Moda.

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