MAYBACH – ICONS OF LUXURY
On 19th February 2014 the MAYBACH – ICONS OF LUXURY Flagship Store, the first of its kind anywhere in the world, opened its doors at Kurfürstendamm 171 in Berlin.
The name MAYBACH, symbolic of automotive luxury for many decades, now epitomizes exquisite eyewear, finest leather goods and accessories, as well as exceptional saddlery.
At the exclusive opening party the hosts, Jutta Kahlbetzer and Wolfgang Thelen, welcomed countless celebrities, including actor and MAYBACH – ICONS OF LUXURY ambassador Thomas Kretschmann with partner Brittany Rice.
As a high-end automobile brand, for decades MAYBACH has symbolized the most exacting demands on quality and luxury. Characteristic are intricately worked, exquisite materials and outstanding design. The name and the standards of the exclusive MAYBACH brand are today carried by premium eyewear and accessories – exclusiveness for the genuine connoisseur.
Over one hundred years ago, Wilhelm Maybach and his son Karl Maybach laid the cornerstone for a brand which has today grown into a legend. The most precise handcrafting and love of detail distinguish the characteristic style, appealing to all the senses. The models of the eyeglass collection from MAYBACH Eyewear unite traditional and modern aspects and have a firm place in the luxury eyewear sector.
These sought-after frames are created using only the most select materials, such as combinations of natural horn, fine woods, carbon, leather, titanium and 18 karat solid white, yellow and rose gold, and even, if desired, diamonds. These materials are painstakingly worked, step by step, using the best of German handcrafting techniques. The elegant design pays homage to the individuality of the wearer.
THE EMPEROR IV P – WJ – Z25
An elegant effect is given by the platinised and brushed setting of Solid-Titanium. On the temples you find an elaborate combination of materials; with Anthracite Walnut Burr Wood outsides of the temples, completed by silver-coloured Carbon Fibre on the insides.
THE CHARACTER III B – HFM – Z18
This expressive and dark frame is fittingly named. The temples allure in Matt Black Natural Buffalo Horn. The bridge and end-pieces of Solid-Titanium with their black satin finish and also the floating Carl Zeiss Sunlenses suit the concept of these glasses perfectly.
A MAYBACH frame is made by hand in our own workshop in Germany. Each and every frame is pain-stakingly created and inspected using traditional frame-making techniques based on decades of experience, resulting in a perfect product.
Pure titanium with an exclusive surface fi nish in gold, palladium or ruthenium is skin-friendly, light, hardwearing and elegant. Together with horn, wood or leather, a combination is created which links high-tech with nature.
Seven ultra-fine layers are bonded into a structure which is unique in its colours and qualities. Only the finest and most elegant woods are selected, in some cases combined with carbon fibres, and finally glow under 8 coats of piano varnish.
In order to ensure maximum protection for your eyes we have chosen top-quality Zeiss lenses. These shield your eyes and sight with optical perfection.
Solid 18K (750) gold offers the pinnacle of luxury. If desired, temples in individual colours, particularly in horn, can be combined with gold, providing rarelyseen structures and shades, each quite distinct.
The feeling of soft nappa leather on the skin is without comparison. This high-quality natural material develops an elegant patina over time, which makes accessories
Obtained in harmony with nature and time-consumingly worked by hand, horn from the asian domestic water buffalo offers the wearer warm, skin-friendly comfort. The typical material and colour structures are unmistakable.
The Maybach brand has established itself as a symbol for the highest demands on quality and luxury in the premium eyewear sector. Characteristic of Maybach are the attention to detail and the exclusive use of the finest materials, including natural horn, rare woods, carbon, leather, titanium and 18 carat solid white, yellow and rose gold, and even, if so desired, diamonds. At the highest level of German craftsmanship these materials are worked by hand in a creative process incorporating many single steps.
Must-have exclusive leather accessories have now been introduced by MAYBACH – ICONS OF LUXURY. Handbags, shoulder-bags and briefcases in a timelessly beautiful design are coveted companions for every occasion. Pleasure is given each and every day by the luxury of the selected accessories, in the form of cover and case for iPhone, keyring, cosmetic bag or purses and wallets in a variety of sizes. For the globetrotter, the exclusive transparent pouch is the perfect accompaniment for contemporary air travel when liquids are to be carried. For introducing personal style into every facet of daily life, the laptop case and card holder are excellently suited. The leather belts and matching buckles in hand-cut glass are absolute gems – a combination which will underline the unique elegance of any outfit.
The current MAYBACH Leather Goods Collection is showcased in four color dimensions, encompassing the classic elegance of black or the elegant naturalness of dark brown, the fascination of pure white or the energy of expressive orange.
Inspiration and information can be found at www.maybach-luxury.com or contact Geno Abandonato at firstname.lastname@example.org]]>
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Only had time for a quick zip around the booths on Sunday to capture a few pics….the show was fantastic! More people and vendors again this year and, as always, superbly organized. Come and check it out next year….]]>