San Francisco, California – (February 2018) – The House of Harry Winston, the legendary “King of Diamonds,” and international luxury brand announces the opening of a new retail salon in San Francisco’s iconic Union Square. Located at 200 Post Street, the 5,806 square foot salon will house Harry Winston’s exquisite jewelry and timepiece collections, including the finest diamonds and rarest gemstones available today.
“San Francisco is an important luxury fashion market, with a sophisticated retail network that we are excited to explore and develop, as we bring our renowned heritage and extraordinary designs to the city for the very first time.” said Nayla Hayek, CEO of Harry Winston, Inc. “As a brand that continuously finds inspiration in nature, architecture, and the arts, we could not have imaged a more fitting backdrop than Union Square – the heart of San Francisco culture – for showcasing our one-of-a-kind jewelry and timepiece creations.
Designed to capture the elegance and intimacy of a private estate, the new salon reflects a contemporary variation on the traditional Winston style. A grand entrance features original columns and pilasters with a decorative scagliola finish. A soft taupe and grey color palette complements the custom designed black lacquer and antique bronze furniture, with bespoke chandeliers, hand-beaded silk walls and antique accents. Dedicated areas for Harry Winston’s high jewelry, bridal, timepiece and fine jewelry collections, ensure clients receive the discreet and highly personalized shopping experience that the House is known for, while private selling rooms provide a luxurious space for the ultimate in exclusivity.
Founded in New York City, in 1932, The House of Harry Winston continues to set the standard for the ultimate in fine jewelry and high-end watch making. From the acquisition of some of the world’s most famous gemstones, including the Jonker, Hope and Winston Legacy Diamonds, to adorning Hollywood’s leading ladies on the red carpet, for over eight decades, Harry Winston has been a symbol of the best there is. Headquartered in New York, the company operates retail salons worldwide, in locations including: New York, Beverly Hills, London, Paris, Genève, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Shanghai.