Thursday, January 10, 2008

'Isla Moda'- the world's first fashion island launched in Dubai

Isla Moda - Fashion Island
The world's first 'Fashion Island' Isla Moda, was launched in Dubai yesterday, by Dubai Infinity Holdings (DIH).

Being an iconic mixed-use development, the Isla Moda, will have themed residential villas, fashion resort, haute couture boutiques, luxury hospitality, all in a single development, with an aim to establish Dubai as a global fashion hub.

Renowned fashion designers from various continents will take up the designing of each element of the development.

The DIH, which was launched in December 2007, intends to increase the diversification of UAE economy through their strategic investment in lifestyle, entertainment, real estate, healthcare, education, IT and other sectors. Isla Moda depicts the commitment of the company towards non-conventional investments, with innovative, high-growth potential.

The CEO of DIH, Samira Abdulrazzak, said "Isla Moda will get to be known as the central fashion district of the entire region, and will be home to top fashion luminaries in the world. It will make a significant impact not only within the international real estate community, but, also within key fashion and leisure segments."

Isla Moda will combine luxury with style to attract the world's fashion elite. Ideally located on The World, it will be the ultimate in fashion experience, offering bespoke living, shopping, dining and entertainment to people, said Abdulrazzak.

Isla Moda will offer top-quality service to residents and guests for perfumery, clothing, personal style makeover, and design concierge, to create a kind living environment, with bespoke furnishings, technology and art.

Isla Moda will comprise a fashion hotel and variety of themed residential villas. The hotel will have about 250 rooms and serviced apartments, along with boutiques, design studios and dedicated areas for banquets and functions. Each area will be designed based on the needs of fashion connoisseurs and fashion industry in mind. Adjacent to the residential collection, there will be Beach, Royal and Water Villas. The villas offer a unique experience, with one-of-a-kind private beaches, pools and unique residential accessories.

There will also be exclusive international events featuring high-profile designers, product launches and fashion shows in the island.

The first stage of development will begin by fourth quarter of 2008.

1 comment:

Suzie said...

Inspiring development concept, i must say.