April 23, 2007

Best Shopping in Kuala Lumpur

By Verdict Staff

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From the boutiques of the Bangsar district to the colossal malls of the Golden Triangle, Kuala Lumpur offers everything under the sun to keep even the most dedicated shopaholic busy.

Whether you’re searching for a new pair of Jimmy Choos, or scouring the many galleries for the next big thing in modern art, you won’t be disappointed by the wealth of shopping destinations available in this bustling metropolis. Here is our guide of where to shop ‘til you drop in the city.

SPACE KL

Space KL

Space’s showroom is located in the Bangsar Baru precinct – an exclusive residential area on the fringes of Kuala Lumpur and ideal for those who prefer to do their shopping away from the city’s hustle and bustle.

Developed in collaboration with Malaysian architects Benson Saw and Voon Wong, the Space KL showroom features chic, innovative and original furnishings. Catering to a niche, sophisticated clientele, the 5,400 square foot (500 square meters) showroom, where private functions can also be arranged, accommodates leading designer brands including B&B Italia, Maxalto, Giorgetti, Cassina, Poliform, Fritz Hansen, Carl Hansen, Kartell and more.

Mr Syddal Wee

+60 3 2287 8777

65 Jalan Maarof, Bangsar Baru 59100

www.spacefurniture.com.my 

VALENTINE WILLIE FINE ART GALLERY

Valentine Willie Fine Art gallery

Founded as a pioneer consultancy for modern and contemporary Southeast Asian art in 1996, Valentine Willie Fine Art operates a gallery representing the finest regional work on offer, from the historically important to the cutting edge.

Valentine Willie Fine Art hosts numerous exhibitions containing some of Southeast Asia’s most prominent and respected contemporary artists, as well as the best up and coming talent. Come and immerse yourself in the beauty of the artwork and perhaps pick up a master piece. Private viewings and functions can be arranged.

Snow Ng

+60 3 2284 2348

1st Floor, 17 Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru 59100

www.vwfa.net 

STAR HILL GALLERY

Now in its third year of existence, the Starhill Gallery still stands unrivalled at the pinnacle of luxury retailing.

The seven distinct levels – Feast, Indulge, Adorn, Explore, Pamper, Relish and Muse – offer no mere shopping experience, but an opportunity for the discerning consumer to explore the timeless appeal of luxury. Starhill Gallery houses the Louis Vuitton Malaysian flagship store, as well as the flagship shop for Van Cleef & Arpels.

181 Jalan Bukit Bintang 55100

www.starhillgallery.com 

SURIA KLCC

Suria KLCC is Malaysia’s premier shopping destination, located within the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s commercial district.

With six levels of retail outlets, ranging from the fashionable to the boutique, Suria offers an array of goods and services to please and pamper every desire of the elite shopper. Fashion, entertainment, arts and culture, local delicacies and international gourmets can all be found here.

Junction of Jalan Ampang and Jalan P. Ramlee

www.sukiaklcc.com 

PAVILION

At the heart of the trendy Bukit Bintang district is the Pavilion Mall, a staggering 1.37 million square feet (127,277 square meters) of retail haven.

There you will find around 450 outlets offering the finest of fashion, home furnishings, entertainment and culinary delights. Head straight over to the Couture Pavilion for the ultimate expression of designer luxury – with its impressive collection of international boutiques – and haute fashion straight off the catwalks of Paris, Milan, New York and Tokyo. It’s a haven for fashionistas!

168 Jalan Bukit Bintang 55100

www.pavillion-kl.com 

Fashion & Accessories

Aigner Suria KLCC Phone: +60 3 2161 8337 Address: G22 50088 Website: www.aigneronline.com
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2141 1413 Address: Adorn Floor Website: www.alexandermcqueen.com
ALFRED DUNHILL PA VILION Phone: +60 3 2141 9298 Address: Lot 3.36, Level 3 Couture
Pavilion SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2382 0158 Address: G23, Ramlee Mall Website: www.dunhill.com
ANYA HINDMARCH FLAG SHIP Phone: +60 3 2142 0989 Address: Parkson Pavilion, 168 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Website: www.anyahindmarch.com
Aseana Suria KLCC Phone: +60 3 2382 9988 Address: G17-G18 50088 Website: www.aseanamalaysia.com
BURBERRY SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2161 5088 Address: G43B-G43C, Ampang Mall
PAVILION Phone: +60 3 2148 1681 Address: Lots 2.16 and 3.18, Levels 2 and 3 Website: www.burberry.com
CÉLINE PAVILION Couture Pavilion Phone: +60 3 2142 1086 Address: Lot 2.35, Level 2 Website: www.celine.com
CHANEL – FASHION SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2382 0693 / 2 Address: G37, Ground Floor Website: www.chanel.com
CHLOÉ PA VILION Phone: +60 3 2142 6767 Address: Lot 2.30, Level 2 Couture Pavilion Website: www.chloe.com
DIANE VON FURSTEN BERG PA VILION Phone: +60 3 2143 4800 Address: Lot 3.33, Level 3 Couture Pavilion Website: www.dvf.com
FENDI SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2143 2576 Address: G40A, Ampang Mall Website: www.fendi.com
GIVENCHY STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2148 8268 Address: Indulge Floor Website: www.givenchy.fr
GUCCI PA VILION Phone: +60 3 2143 6988 Address: Lot 2.21 and 3.23, Levels 2 and 3 Couture Pavilion Website: www.gucci.com
HERMÈS PA VILION Phone: +60 3 2142 0048 Address: Lots 2.27.01, 2.27.02 and 3.29, Levels 2 and 3 Couture Pavilion Website: www.hermes.com
HUGO BOSS FLAG SHIP Phone: +60 3 2283 3301 Address: Lingkaran Syed Putra, The Gardens, Mid Valley City Website: www.hugoboss.com
JIMMY CHOO SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2300 7788 Address: G43, Ampang Mall Website: www.jimmychoo.com
LOUIS VUITTON STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2141 8790 Address: G19 and 23, Indulge Floor Website: www.louisvuitton.com
MARC JACOBS SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2163 0539 Address: G03B, Ampang Mall Website: www.marcjacobs.com
MISSONI STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2782 3800 Address: Adorn Floor Website: www.missoni.com
MIU MIU SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2382 0979 Address: G06, Park Mall Website: www.miumiu.com
MULBERRY SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2171 1102 Address: 128A, Centre Court Website: www.mulberry.com
PRADA PAVILION Phone: +60 3 2144 3608 Address: Lots 2.22 and 3.24, Levels 2 and 3 Couture Pavilion Website: www.prada.com
TOD’S PA VILION Phone: +60 3 2143 8808 Address: Lot 2.33.01, Level 2 Couture Pavilion Website: www.todsgroup.com

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JEWELRY

AUDEMARS PIGUET STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2144 8639 Address: UG29, Adorn Floor
 
SURIA KLCC CORTINA WATCH Phone: +60 3 2164 5175 Address: 122 and 123, First Floor
 
PAVILION SINCERE WATC H SDN BHD Phone: +60 3 2166 2181 Address: G39, Ground Floor
 
PAVILION THE HOUR GLASS Phone: +60 3 2148 8930 Address: Lot 2.41, Level 2 Website: www.audemarspiguet.com
BULGARI PAVILION Phone: +60 3 2145 6055 Address: Lots 2.23 and 3.25, Levels 2 and 3 Couture Pavilion
 
SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2382 0450 Address: G30, Ramlee Mall
 
STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2143 4669 Address: Adorn Floor Website: www.bulgari.com
BREGUET PAVILION THE HOUR GLASS Phone: +60 3 2148 8930 Address: Lot 2.41, Level 2 Website: www.breguet.com
CARTIER SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2166 8331 Address: G31, Ramlee Mall Website: www.cartier.com
CHANEL SURIA KLCC Address: G37, Centre Court Phone: +60 3 2382 0693 Website: www.chanel.com
CHOPARD SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2166 3193 Address: G07, Park Mall
 
PAVILION Phone: +60 3 2145 3611 Address: Lots 2.24 and 3.26, Levels 2 and 3
 
STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2148 3050 Address: G33, Indulge Floor www.chopard.com
DIOR HORLOGERIE STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2143 1886 Address: G28, Indulge Floor Website: www.diorhorlogerie.com
 
HUBLOT STARHILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2148 0830 Address: UG15(B), Adorn Floor Website: www.hublot.com
IWC CORTINA WATCH SDN BHD Phone: +60 3 2164 5175 Address: Lots 122 and 123, First Floor Website: www.iwc.ch
JAEGER -LECOULTRE STARHILL GALLERY LECOULTRE Phone: +60 3 2303 6088 Address: UG 20 and 28, Adorn Floor Website: www.jaegerlecoultre.com
MONTBLANC SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2166 2886 Address: G29, Ground Floor Website: www.montblanc.com
OFFICINE PANERAI STARHILL GALLERY CORTINA WATCH Phone: +60 3 2142 1171 Address: UG19, Upper Ground Floor
 
SURIA KLCC SINCERE WATCH SDN BHD Phone: +60 3 2166 2181 Address: G39A, Ampang Mall Website: www.panerai.com
PATE K PHILIPPE STARHILL GALLERY CORTINA WATCH Phone: +60 3 2142 1171 Address: UG19 and 24, Upper Ground Floor Website: www.patek.com
PIAGET SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2078 7078 Address: Lot G07B, Ground Floor
 
STARHILL GALLERY CORTINA WATCH Phone: +60 3 2142 1171 Address: UG19 and 24, Upper Ground Floor
 
SINCERE WATCH SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2166 2181 Address: 39A, Ampang Mall Website: www.piaget.com
TAG HEUER STARHILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2143 1322 Address: UG30, Adorn Floor
 
PAVILION Phone: +60 3 2141 5159 Address: Lot 3.44 and 3.45, Level 3
 
SURIA KLCC Phone: +60 3 2163 3841 Address: Lot 124, Ramlee Mall Website: www.tagheuer.com
TIFFANY PAVILION Phone: +60 3 2142 6282 Address: Lot 2.36, Level 2 Website: www.tiffany.com
VACHERON CONSTANTIN STAR HILL GALLERY CORTINA WATCH Phone: +60 3 2142 1171 Address: UG19 and 24, Adorn Floor
VAN CLEE F & ARPELS STAR HILL GALLERY Phone: +60 3 2142 8669 Address: G15(C), Indulge Floor Website: www.vancleef-arpels.com
ZENITH SURIA KLCC CORTINA WATCH SDN BHD Phone: +60 3 2 164 5175 Address: Lots 122 and 123, First Floor Website: www.zenith-watches.com