SHOPPING

SHOPPING

Think outside the box

It might be the mega malls that make all the headlines, but the UAE is also home to an alternative shopping scene for those in search of a different retail experience. Think of the things that the UAE is famous for, and chances are that shopping will appear pretty high up on that list. The region is world-renowned for its retail scene. The Dubai Mall, which this year celebrates its 10th anniversary, boasts around 1,200 stores (not to mention an ice rink and a record-breaking aquarium), while Yas Mall is...
SHOPPING

Rock stars

Sculpted, striking and in a palette of ravishing shades, Bulgari’s latest collection of jewellery echoes the house’s signature design codes while still appearing fresh and fun. Creative director Lucia Silvestri tells us more. “Designing this collection has been an absolute joy, there are colourful balloons, cakes and even ice cream”. - Lucia Silvestri, Bulgari’s creative director. The tales involving the love affair some have had with Bulgari jewellery are as colourful and captivating as the jewels themselves. From the famed fixation shared by screen and stage icons such as Elizabeth Taylor and Ingrid...
SHOPPING

Beloved by connoisseurs

Beloved by horological connoisseurs the world over, each collection from Breguet proudly presents a range of timepieces that champion inspiring craftsmanship skills and a truly elegant aesthetic. Discover more about the Swiss watchmaker’s latest novelties at the Rivoli Prestige boutiques in Mall of the Emirates 04 3413122 and The Galleria on Al Maryah Island 02 6432204....
SHOPPING

Trend report: Autumn/Winter 2018/19

We kick off the new season with some of most talked about Autumn/Winter 2018 fashion trends. On the prowl From fierce leopard spots to graphic zebra stripes, animal prints are once again out in force this season. While it’s no surprise to see the return of this staple print, this time around we’re loving the mix of soft silhouettes and sharp tailoring. In an even bolder move, the runway provided plenty of top-to-toe inspiration with Max Mara offering a sultry side thanks to nipped-in waists and form-fitting skirts while Roberto Cavalli...
SHOPPING

Rule Britannia

Ever wondered why we set our watches in relation to London’s Greenwich Mean Time? Surely Geneva Mean Time would make more sense, given Switzerland’s famed watchmaking industry. And yet, during the 17th century, Britain was a leader in the watchmaking world, pioneering some of the most important innovations in horology, such as the first marine chronograph. Created by Yorkshire-born John Harrison, the watch enabled sailors to navigate at sea. It was even used by the famous explorer Captain Cook. In 1800, around half of the world’s watches were produced on...
SHOPPING

Montblanc’s unviels the 1858 Geosphere Limited Edition

Luxury watch maison Montblanc takes its name from the highest mountain peak in the Alps. So it is little wonder that, in honour of the 160th anniversary of the brand’s manufacture Minerva, a new timepiece has been launched paying tribute to the pioneering spirit of mountaineering. It is clear that the Montblanc 1858 Geosphere Limited Edition, a stunning watch limited to just 1,858 pieces, was designed with the modern-day explorer in mind. A brand new WorldTime complication powered by the calibre MB 29.25, developed by the Montblanc engineers in Villeret,...
SHOPPING

Travel in style with Tumi’s FW 18/19 collection

Tumi’s Fall Winter 18/19 collection fuses fresh and elevated design elements with innovative function, creating versatile designs for business and everyday use. These new and distinctly modern styles combine luxury and practical professionalism, providing a seamless experience for all of life’s journeys. Taking inspiration from the simplicity, functionality and minimalism at the heart of Scandinavian design, the collection explores the rich, natural beauty of the region and presents a collection that celebrates intentional, thoughtful design. See more in Tumi’s store at The Dubai Mall 04 3827333....
SHOPPING

Classic threads by Burberry

While the current pre-collection pieces peppered throughout the new Burberry boutique at The Dubai Mall is sure to pique your interest, we wouldn’t blame you for perusing some of the brand’s signature designs first. After all, you can’t beat a classic. The well-crafted, double-storey space stocks the latest heritage trench coats, boasting several new fits and shades, as well as an in-store tailoring service. 04 5687960...
SHOPPING

A modern fairy tale

Pandora's Jewellery adornments expressed their sense of self, personality and status. This age of enlightenment is reflective of modern women today, and these new jewellery designs capture this feeling. With Grains of Life, the myth and mystery of the past is evoked. Fluid wheat inspired designs faithfully render nature. Symbolic of new beginnings and prosperity and capturing the passage of time, the grain – embellished pieces and glittering sheaves are brought to life in gleaming metals. Discover more at Ibn Battuta Mall 04 4239979 and Abu Dhabi Mall 02 6411213....
SHOPPING

Travel in style with Fendi x Rimowa

We love a good collaboration and this updated project between fashion heavyweight Fendi and luxe luggage purveyor Rimowa, has jet-set appeal written all over it. Having first joined forces in November 2017 for a range of chic cabin trolleys, the partnership now introduces two new colours (red and blue) to its existing black and yellow versions. Made from high-quality aluminium and featuring Fendi’s distinctive double “F” logo, these are the perfect travel companions. Visit the Fendi boutique at The Dubai Mall 04 3399782 or rimowa.com to find out more....
1 13 14 15 16 17 19
Page 15 of 19