Elie Saab’s haute couture will go to Egypt for the first time, to dress the Signature Villas by the local builder Emaar Misr.
An unexpected destination for the world of high fashion, but in accordance with the recent boom of luxury developments in the Middle East.
This sudden explosion of fashion real estate was affecting only the Emirates metropolis Dubai.
Many famous maisons, from Roberto Cavalli in partnership with Damac Properties to MissoniHome with Dar Al Arkan have started building their skyscrapers there.
Today, this expansion has unexpectedly turned to the west, in North Africa, to arrive on the fertile shores of the Nile.
Elie Saab Signature Villas
Le Elie Saab Signature Villas at Cairo Gate are the new hot destination in the city of Sheikh Zayed.
The project for the new residential development was unveiled during an event in the historic palace Abidin at Cairo by the stylist Elie Saab in person and Mohamed Aly Alabbar, founder of the Emirates-based society Emaar Properties.
Also Khaled El Annany, the Egyptian Minister of Tourism and Antiquities has attended the runway show preceding the presentation of the luxury development.
«Our collaboration with the constructor Emaar Properties has reached an important milestone with this project. After the big success of Elie Saab Maison Dubai, today we are ready to undertake a new journey in Egypt, at Cairo Gate, a new landmark that transfers the stylistic vision of the brand into a fascinating concept of luxury and elegance.»
said stylist Elie Saab during the event.
The elegant interiors of Signature Villas by Elie Saab will be furnished with the collection Elie Saab Maison.
The villas in the residential development Cairo Gate will be luxurious and spacious, on one floor only and ranging between 350 and 570 square meters.
Taking the griffe’s vision in Egypt for the first time, the houses are designed to offer that incomparable lifestyle that combines the contemporary western taste with the opulence of the Middle East.
Particular attention to details
A special care will be given to finishes and details.
The furniture combines an excellent level of quality, functionality and beauty to the style of the lebanese couturier.
Elie Saab Maison, developed by Corporate Brand Maison, ranges from bedroom solutions to living room ideas, from lightning to armchairs.
Characterized by a timeless beauty and Art Déco accents, the Elie Saab Maison furniture recall the dominant colors of the griffe’s haute couture creations.
Delicate cream, pastel gray and beige shades, contrasting with the glossy finish of metal, bronzes, marble and stone.
The new villas at Cairo Gate will be surrounded by a breathtaking view on lush oasis
Surrounding these wonderful houses, verdant gardens and small lakes, that can be explored thanks to a path leading to relaxing areas built at water level and a pavilion for yoga.
From these lush gardens it will also be possible to access the exclusive Rays social club, including a bar and a swimming pool.
Cairo Gate will be built in a strategic location. It will give to its dwellers the right mix of boutiques, restaurants and entertainment, and many other premium facilities and services.
Just next to the new Elie Saab Signature Villas, are the Vida Hotel and the Vida Serviced Residences and Townsquare, a high-end shopping center hosting luxury shops, restaurants and also offices and showrooms.
The first stage of construction has already begun, for a total amount of 1.4 billion Egyptian Pounds, equivalent to 80 million Euros.