Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 July 2019: OMEGA's association with the sport began back in 1932, when for the first time a single company was entrusted with the official timekeeping for all disciplines at the Olympic Games - including swimming.
The brand's unwavering commitment to precision so impressed FINA, the governing body of aquatic sports around the world, that in 1973, OMEGA was asked to serve as Official Timekeeper at the federation’s first ever world championship.
As well as timing the most important swimming events in the last several decades, OMEGA has been behind the development of the sport's key timekeeping technologies:
From the first semi-automatic timer to the quantum age
Introduced at the 1956 Melbourne Olympic ......
Written by Mahmoud Jabsheh, General Manager - Timepiece Sales Division, CASIO Middle East
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 July 2019: This hot season, it is time to spice up your beach outfits and what perfect way to do this than to wear CASIO’s newly released Summer-Ready BABY-G wristwatch model for women. Adding glamor to a lady’s overall beach ensemble, the shock-resistant G-Lide BAX-100 is packed with impressive features and key functionalities fully capable of withstanding extreme beach activities such as swimming, diving, snorkelling, and summer sporting events.
With 10-bar water resistance, back-guard structure, and slide-lever resin band, the beach-inspired timepiece takes its design inspiration from the surf culture ......
**5 hero ingredients to include in your summer skincare regime**
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 17 July 2019: Skin undergoes changes with every season, and so should your skincare! If your goal for this summer is a fresh, bright, glowing complexion, it’s important to get hero summer ingredients included in your skincare regime. Especially during the hot seasons, use skincare products that are infused with effective natural ingredients instead of inorganic ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 15 July 2019: The heritage of the Ferragamo brand is enclosed in the new timepiece stale, Ferragamo Cuir, designed for women who love to give their own twist to classic dress code conventions.
The timepiece celebrates artisanal leatherworking expertise, as well as the ability to innovate with refined elegance and glamour.
The exotic charm of the elaphe snakeskin leather ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 15 July 2019: Summer is here, and travel beckons. Travelling is enjoyable, but far more when done light. Traveling light can save you a lot of trouble and money while giving you extra freedom and flexibility. Its importance cannot be stressed enough, the popularity of travel kits is a testament to this.
Toiletries and grooming is an overarching theme in every man’s packing list, because before you know it, you’ll be in ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 15 July 2019: The Toric Hémisphères Rétrograde is the ultimate traveller's timepiece. With its two time zones, it allows any two locations to be paired, correct to the nearest minute. It even allows those locations with a half-hour or quarter-hour difference to be paired with full hour times set from the Greenwich Meridian. Following the success of the Toric Hémisphères Rétrograde at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève 2017 (where ......
A sporty and sophisticated Kalpa
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 14 July 2019: An iconic Parmigiani Fleurier timepiece since its creation in 2001, the Kalpa is once again set to take centre stage in 2019 with the launch of a new and daring men's model in titanium. The Kalpagraphe Chronomètre Titanium features an integrated chronograph which fits seamlessly within the contours of its case. It offers this promise of harmony – of substance and form; of ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 13July 2019: Parmigiani Fleurier presents a new stone-set Tonda 1950 range, one which offers extraordinary brilliance. The round diamonds of the Tonda 1950 Stone-set and the precious stones of the Tonda 1950 Rainbow illuminate Parmigiani Fleurier's revamped ultra-thin women's watch.
THE SETTING OF DIAMONDS AND PRECIOUS STONES
The new Tonda 1950 for women has a large bezel, reducing the area of the dial and ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 July 2019: It will soon be 40 years old. But the best is yet to come. Beyond its men's and women’s models, its manual or automatic winding, its vertical or horizontal structure, there is still no shortage of pages left to be written about the baguette movement. The Golden Bridge Round 39 is a perfect example.
It is probably one of the most daring High Jewellery creations, not only for Corum but for contemporary watchmaking. ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 July 2019: Chronoswiss is celebrating its 35-year history with the limited Flying Regulator Open Gear Anniversary Edition – hence the colored 35 on the minute scale – and simultaneously is honoring its bestselling model. The anniversary watch’s unusual design is a play on the Regulator theme, placing it front and center with the “Open Gear” design.
The dial simultaneously serves as its module ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 July 2019: As innovators by tradition, Tissot celebrates its historic ties to motor-racing with a re-issue of a seventies style chronograph. The Tissot Heritage 1973 proudly flaunts its membership of Tissot’s historic stable. It symbolises the partnership that brings together Tissot and the Kessel Classics racing team.
Meeting contemporary requirements, this 43 mm wide chronograph, with a silvery grey dial featuring matte black ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 10 July 2019: Mouawad unveiled its Mouawad Dragon Suite at an exclusive private viewing in the Mouawad Dubai Mall boutique on July 8. Leading UAE and pan-Arab media representatives were invited to join Mouawad Co-guardian Mr. Pascal Mouawad for this exceptional experience, which brought them face to face with one of the most spectacular diamonds in the world now taking its place in a magnificent one-of-a-kind jewelry suite.
The Mouawad ......
July 18, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Aspiring to inspire, telling tales through thread, conceptual clothing brand exhale was conceptualized in October 2016 by Nawal El Masri, and launched in the UAE.
exhale is a mindful and conscious-driven e-commerce brand that seeks to change perspectives through storytelling, art, music and visual journeys - exhale is dedicated to raising mental health awareness through artistic mediums.
exhale, has released a limited edition “be /ßä” kimono, where East meets West in a reinterpretation of the traditional Japanese robe, in collaboration with Arabic calligraphy artist Dia Allaam. The intricate piece is created from a unique combination of Sadu, the traditional Bedouin weaving technique, and linen, which offers a lightness appreciated in ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 15 July 2019: Purificacion Garcia reveals its women’s Fall Winter 2019 collection, which focuses on innovative, modern and yet timeless designs that exude effortless elegance.
Twill and Denim fabrics are the key when it comes to the item’s adaptability to different occasions and styling possibilities.
Volume and midi silhouettes set the tone and are delicately matched with waist-cinching items such as coats and vests.
The color palette for this season focuses on the use of vibrant colors and some of the most remarkable pieces feature sophisticated details and artsy motifs, highlighted by the use of green, white, mustard yellow and navy blue.
Classic fits and silhouettes are juxtaposed to new ......
July 15, 2019: In keeping with the 2019 spring-summer collection, this new collection continues to mix up styles and pairs urban wear with sportswear. Whether on the tennis court or golf course, the Crocodile brand carefully combines technical fabrics and style to create versatile looks that can be worn in the city or for practicing sport.
TENNIS COLLECTION – AVAILABLE ON 15 JULY IN THE RETAIL NETWORK
Designed for greater freedom of movement, the tennis collection is a line of ......
14 July 2019: Today, Polo Ralph Lauren welcomes the below guests to The Polo Ralph Lauren Suite at The Championships, Wimbledon. This year marks the brand’s 14th year as Official Outfitter of TheChampionships, Wimbledon, outfitting all Chair Umpires, Line Umpires, Ball Persons and Grounds People.
Guests enjoyed a drinks reception, seated lunch and afternoon tea, whilst watching the men’s finals on court.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 14 July 2019: Show your love this Eid with GUESS’ top picks for the upcoming celebrations.
Find something for yourself or for your loved ones with a handpicked selection of clothes that will not disappoint.
Celebrate the Eid nights with romantic, flowy maxi skirts, or dresses adorned with floral prints.
James Norton in Ralph Lauren Purple Label
• Ralph Lauren Purple Label Pink Jacket
• Ralph Lauren Purple Label White Shirt
• Ralph Lauren Purple Label Pink Trousers
• Ralph Lauren Lace Up Leather Shoes
Emma Mackey in Polo Ralph Lauren
• Polo Ralph Lauren Blue Silk Dress
• Vintage Polo Ralph Lauren White Jacket
• Polo Ralph Lauren Orange Leather Bag
Ncuti Gatwa in Polo Ralph Lauren
Max Fashion launches the first of its back-to-school apparel collections
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 July 2019: Summer vacations are just now in full swing, and the back-to-school season is slowly but surely upon us. The good news? The sooner you shop, the more you will relax as the first day of school approaches.
To help you get your school shopping done early, we’ve curated some of the best back-to-school looks from Max Fashion’s new Back ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 11 July 2019: Bold and explorer, the Amazone woman is still displaying her free, rebellious attitude for Winter 2019.
Once again, Longchamp is delivering its interpretation of the padded bag in two graphic, sensuous versions.
In ultra-soft lambskin, the Amazone features shades of poppy or brandy that brighten up our hobo bags in three sizes, including one maxi version, perfect for the working woman who is the Longchamp lady. For a more ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 09 July 2019: Put your right foot forward & feel nothing but comfort in the latest footwear from Marks & Spencer.
As we step into festival & holiday season, choose from woven espadrilles, flatform sandals or suede cowboy boots, with inbuilt Insolia® for ultimate support & style all rolled into one.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 09 July 2019: Handbags are the fashion statement that builds beautifully upon outfits, whether formal or casual. GUESS is bringing you a gorgeous range of wallets, totes, and cross-bodys this summer with the new range of statement handbags.
Whether it’s taking your JEANA backpack on your travels, the PASSION tote to work or the PASSION belt bag to complement your outfit for the night out. You are sure to find something for every ......
July 08, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: With back to school already upon us, take the stress out of shopping with Mark & Spencer’s new back to school range to ensure a memorable and comfortable start to the new school year. From skirts to shorts, shirts to sportwear, and don’t forget the shoes, socks and accessories too, Marks & Spencer’s school uniform is packed with clever technology. So, whether it’s a windy day or short-sleeves weather, the uniform will work (and play) ......
The Il Gufo SS20 collection originates from two ideas: a dichotomy between urban and natural elements. Accompanied along a noisy and chaotic urban route that leads us into a secret garden, we enter a dimension of dreams and games, slipping into a magical, almost enchanted atmosphere.
July 08, 2019 - Dubai, UAE - The show begins with the overwhelming din of a city and a gang of percussionists, who take to the stage with the first group of children wearing urban activewear, carrying ......
Max Fashion launches new collections featuring a festive color palette and flattering silhouettes for a fun and modern twist to the season
May 06, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Ramadan is around the corner and brings with it a sense of daytime discipline and nightly gatherings. Most of us don’t want to be trawling through malls looking for festive outfits for Iftars when we are fasting. Enter Max Fashion, one of the region’s largest value fashion retailer, with Ramadan collections that are as beautiful to wear as they are convenient to shop.
Haroon Al Rasheed, Head of Marketing at Max Fashion said: “As a brand, Max Fashion embraces the principles of Ramadan by celebrating family and community, and by focusing on modest and fashion trends that offer great ......read more
May 06, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Known for its high-performance products made from plan-derived ingredients, Rahua has just released a number of products to help your hair look and feel its best, especially during summer time. Whether you suffer from dry hair, scalp, fly-aways or lackluster hair in general – the new products from Rahua are curated to amp up your haircare routine and infuse maximum moisture for any hair type that experiences dryness.
Here are some of Rahua’s new releases:
Rahua Hydration Shampoo and Conditioner (AED 235 and AED 250) This powerful new hydrating duet harnesses the restorative properties of mother nature and delivers a powerful punch of moisture to quench thirsty strands - leaving hair strong, silky, and shiny using only plant derived ......read more
May 05, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Urban Decay and Redken organized an event with 400 guests in attendance, to revive the iconic pillars of Urban Decay – All Nighter Setting Spray, Naked Palettes, Heavy Metal Glitter Liners and more. The event was to celebrate the launch of the unique demi-permanent hair coloration, Shades EQ on Redken in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 05, 2019: Roger Dubuis announced the kick-off of their grand partnership with Al Ain Football Club, current UAE League champions and former Asian Champions.
The Swiss fine watch brand renowned for its avant-garde style and timepieces of extreme technicality and extraordinary complications, signed the agreement as Official Timekeeper of Al Ain FC at a ceremony held at the club's iconic Hazza bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain.
The partnership represents the coming together of two entities; that have scaled the peaks of their respective fields and are dedicated to maintaining standards of excellence, commitment and exclusivity, all the while being driven by a determination to succeed that have kept them in the forefront on their particular fields ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 05, 2019: A new, feminine and delicate iteration of “Carlina,” one of the most iconic Chloé sunglasses, has been reinterpreted by Natacha Ramsay-Levi for the first time.
The distinctive round shape is revamped with a hand-painted enamel finish, adding a distinctive elegance to the look. This detail brings a twist to the frame’s retro style which is paired with thick beveled lenses for a modern allure.
A teardrop cutout on the temple tips serves as an aesthetic and functional detail to accessorize the frame with Chloé’s eyewear jewellery.
The style is available in Gold/Brown, Gold/Ivory, Gold/Nude and Gold/Ochre.
** Irish Health & Beauty Company Launches “Amphis” - A New Luxury Marine Based Beauty Nutrition Range **
United Arab Emirates - May 04, 2019: Irish health and beauty company Martin Biotech, run by founder and CEO Roz Martin has excitingly launched a new luxury range of marine nutricosmetics called “Amphis” which have been scientifically developed to offer a more comprehensive and holistic approach to maintaining skin, bone health, hair and nails while combating the effects of ageing from the inside.
The Amphis range which is now available in the UAE, helps to beautify the body and fight the effects of ageing from within, using the finest nutrient-rich natural ingredients from the ocean. The premium nutraceutical range includes Amphis ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 4 May 2019: The Ritz-Carlton Spa at Dubai International Financial Centre invited guests for an annual gathering in collaboration with Natura Bissé, who celebrated their 40th anniversary of true commitment to skin care and the real significance of beauty.
Hosted at the hotels timeless French restaurant, Le Cirque, clients, collaborators and friends of the brand were greeted with cocktails and canapes as Natura Bissé gave thanks to everyone who has been a part of the journey so far.
Established in 1979, Natura Bissé, named an ‘Official Skincare Brand’ by Forbes Travel Guide, entered the skincare universe through professional skincare spas and engages in more than 7.5 million annual treatments in leading spas and luxury resorts ......read more
Malabar Gold & Diamonds associates with various associations and like – minded organizations this Ramadan to provide Iftar meals & other CSR initiatives.
Malabar Gold & Diamonds continues to devotedly take part & conducts various CSR initiatives this year which was declared as the ‘Year of Tolerance’
Dubai, UAE - May 04,2019: The holy month of Ramadan is at our doorsteps & millions of people around the world are getting ready to welcome this holy month with the acts of service, charity & prayers. As in previous years, Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewellery retailer with 250 stores globally strengthens its CSR activities in the GCC and Far East region this Ramadan.
His Highness ......read more
winner to be presented with the luxurious
OMEGA Speedmaster 38 mm
Dubai, UAE - May 04, 2019: As the final day approaches of the inaugural OMEGA Dubai Moonlight Classic, we await the tournament’s very first winner.
Whichever individual professional is crowned champion, they will be presented with a cheque and championship trophy, as well as an exclusive Speedmaster 38 mm timepiece.
This special watch features a stainless steel and 18K Sedna™ gold case with a unique dual bezel design with diamonds and the famous tachymeter scale on a brown aluminium ring.
The “cappuccino” dial includes elegant horizontal oval subdials, while inside, the watch is driven by the OMEGA Co-Axial Calibre 3330.
Certainly, it is a prize ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 02, 2019: Himalayan inspired skincare brand Herbal Essentials blends the wisdom of time-honored beauty rituals with modern day skincare science. Made from the purest spring water which begins its journey 26,000 feet above sea level, and infused with potent active botanicals, each product in the collection has been created to deliver healthy, radiant, more youthful skin.
Herbal Essentials believes in the power of “clean” formulations; powerful natural ingredients without harsh chemicals. Aly Rahimtoola, the brand’s founder, grew up in Pakistan, in a background where great emphasis was placed upon natural wellbeing and beauty practices. He realized that traditional South Asian beauty knowledge and rituals – with a focus on simplicity of ......read more
May 02, 2019 - United Arab Emirates: Founded in 2018, Serb Studio is a home-grown brand launched by three Emirati sisters; Noor, Sarah and Budoor Al Khaja. Their Ramadan collection presents their signature clean cut designs, with new touches of delicate embroidery.
Centered around two of SS/19's biggest trends – colorful tones and clean cuts, Serb Studio’s ethos is to create pieces that are contemporary, culturally conscious yet timeless, that exude calm confidence.
For their Ramadan/Eid 2019 collection, the Dubai based studio worked with bold inspired colors and Moroccan embroidery to create a dreamy line-up of floaty kaftans, loose trousers, capes and stylish dresses in modest silhouettes.
Highlights of the collection include a stunning embellished ......read more
**Cleanse & nourish with Skin Republic detoxifying sheet masks **
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 02, 2019: Keeping your skin healthy is as necessary as having a heathy diet during Ramadan. One way to go about this is including sheet masks in your skincare routine throughout the holy month.
Sheet masks are an easy and sure way to hit the reset button on your complexion. Infused with nutrient rich ingredients, sheet masks are one of the most effective delivery systems of nutrients to the skin.
The sheet mask acts as a ‘second skin’. This close dermal contact encourages the skin to absorb the serum faster and more efficiently than traditional masks and creams.
To help you emerge with cleaner, more radiant skin, look no further than these two hero ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 02, 2019: World’s favourite jeweller, Joyalukkas further enhanced its reputation of being a customer-driven service excellence group with the recognition of Best Service Performance Outlet by DSES. The award was won by Joyalukkas Deira Branch 2 Gold Centre and was conferred on 1st May 2019 at their Deira branch showroom by Shaikha AlBishri, Director, Policies & Economic Studies Sector.
Initiated in the year 2002 by The Department of Economic Development, Dubai Service Excellence Scheme (DSES) promotes customer service excellence based on customer-focused and quality driven culture. In May 2016, Joyalukkas had the distinction of winning the award for Outstanding Customer Service by the same prestigious authority.
Honoured by the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 01, 2019: As innovator by tradition, Tissot is dedicating its new Gentleman to the elegant man of today. Sophisticated yet understated, made of steel and solid 18 ct pink gold, it is available in four versions. This 40 mm-diameter model shows Tissot’s devotion to fine workmanship in its watchmaking, with carefully-wrought details.
The Tissot Gentleman is a multi-purpose watch, both ergonomic and elegant in any circumstance. It is equally suitable for wearing in a business environment, where conventional dress codes apply, as at the weekend, when it adapts easily to leisure activities. As part of the life of a modern, active man, the Tissot Gentleman becomes the perfect companion for every day, every occasion and every ......read more
Strong Prices Also Achieved for a Collection of British Modernist Jewels and an Emerald Ring Formerly Owned by Andy Warhol
Dubai, UAE, May 01, 2019: A magnificent 17.43 Carat Kashmir Sapphire ring. Sold for £723,062 ($53,956 price per carat).
A magnificent 17.43 carat Kashmir sapphire ring sold for £723,062 ($53,956 price per carat) at Bonhams London Jewels sale this week (30 April 2019).
Dating from the late 19th to early 20th century, the cushion-shaped sapphire was formerly owned by a European noble family. It was the first time it had appeared at auction, attracting interest from multiple bidders, before it eventually sold to a telephone buyer, far exceeding its pre-sale estimate of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 01, 2019: After the huge noise for the opening of ANOTAH to its latest branched in the Sultanate of Oman, which attracted a large figures of fashion constellation of the most Artists, bloggers & Public Figures from Oman and gulf region countries along with all Arab & Middle Easters guests, it is today in The Pearl of the World and The Bride of the Gulf Dubai.
ANOTAH Launched the latest selection of Ramadan & Summer 2019 with the Attendance of the great singer Rida Abdulla along with the media icon Wassim Mandil & the beautiful Emiratati star Awtar and much more bloggers & Public figures Mira Al Nagbi, Sahar Mahbobbi & Mira Ali.
ANOTAH puts its creative and fashion mark in its elegant position at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 30, 2019: Snowhite, the Gulf’s largest menswear showroom chain in the Gulf, opened their second fashion destination in Al Qusais. Snowhite which has become synonymous with men’s wear in the region, opened their new outlet at Obaidullah Building 1 (Emirates Building), near Mashreq Bank, Damsacus Street, Al Qusais. “We always believe in reaching out to our customers. We understood there is vast growth expansion in ghusais suburb and needed one more showroom” pointed out Mr. Hiroo D. Vassanani, Managing Director, Snowhite.
When it comes to formals or casual wear, Snowhite through their wide network of outlets spread across the GCC meets the needs of discerning customers. Snowhite which sells menswear designed to cater ......read more
April 30, 2019:
They are back
Here are two extraordinary beings.
That nature has generally been kind to.
Invictus HIGH LEVEL HERO
She is a woman who counts.
His hobby is winning.
More than anything, these two dream of ACTION
Invictus Legend: The ultimate hero. Made for glory. Burning woody-spicy. Calibrated for victory.
A tornado of guaiac and red amber. Metallic freshness, Burning heat. Indestructible.
Olympéa Legend: the ultimate goddess. At her apogee. Solar desert flower. A mirage.
Divine vanilla and salty plum. Voluptuousness in abundance. Olympéa. FOREVER.
Heroes come and go but myths are ETERNAL
Invictus and Olympéa Legend are available within all leading retailers in the region (KSA, UAE, LEB, KWT, BAH, ......read more
Dubai, UAE; April 30, 2019: Award winning jewellery retailer Pure Gold Jewellers has launched a range of traditional 22kt jewellery in time for Akshay Tritiya, an annual springtime Indian festival when members of the Hindu and Jain communities consider it auspicious to buy gold jewellery.
Pure Gold Jewellers is offering guaranteed low prices on 22K gold jewellery in all their UAE stores from May 2-7, 2019. The word Akshaya means eternal so, it is widely believed that buying something that denotes prosperity, such as gold, on this special day, assures wealth and prosperity.
According to Karim Merchant, Group CEO and MD of Pure Gold Jewellers: “Akshaya Tritiya is a day of cultural and religious significance and it is a day many consider brings them good luck. There is no ......read more
The largest value fashion retailer across Middle East continues its regional expansion by reaching 37 stores in the UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 April 2019: Max, one of the largest value fashion brands across Middle East, North Africa and India opened their new store in City Centre Masdar. Max has 15 stores in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Located in Ground Floor City Centre Masdar, the store is over 826 square meters and will retail Max’s label of men’s, women’s, and children’s fashion, as well as handbags, lingerie and accessories - everything from fashion basics to clothes that reflect the very latest trends.
Max Fashion is rapidly expanding in the region and has now reached 37 stores in the UAE and close to 400 stores in the Middle ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 29, 2019: The Trevor Sorbie Salon Care Collection adds to its impressive selection of professional haircare products available in the UAE, with the launch of Precious Oils – a range specifically designed to bring dull, lacklustre locks back to life.
The Precious Oils range consists of a luxurious Shampoo (AED92) to cleanse and protect, a deeply-moisturising Conditioner (AED98) to smooth and soften and a Shine Oil (AED105) that will replenish dry hair and give it an incredible sheen. Perfect for fighting frizz and smoothing split ends – the Shine Oil can be used on damp hair as a nourishing treatment, or on dry hair to tame flyaways and add even more shine. The Precious Oils range contains vitamin-rich Argan and Inca Inchi oils that will ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 29, 2019: To celebrate the world début of the new Planet OMEGA exhibition in Shanghai, the renowned English actor, Eddie Redmayne, joined guests for the event’s grand opening.
Installed at the Power Station of Art in Shanghai, Planet OMEGA offers a unique insight into one of the world’s most iconic watch brands. Along with many heritage and modern timepieces, the showcase explores all of the diverse histories, passions and partnerships that set OMEGA apart.
Raynald Aeschlimann, President and CEO of OMEGA, welcomed Eddie Redmayne to the stage and spoke about his pride in opening the new exhibition. He said, “I have always described OMEGA as a truly aspirational brand. This exhibition shows you exactly why. It covers all of the varied ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 29, 2019: Spanish fashion house Purificacion Garcia has curated a special selection of versatile pieces for the Holy Month of Ramadan and Eid period. The designer presents this collection with a surprising twist by adding sophisticated elements inspired by Middle Eastern women.
Minimal shapes are the defining traits for the season and the collection’s elegance is amplified by proposing a stunning selection of silky outfits and exquisite fabrics. Highlights of the collection include creative designs and motifs such as playful floral prints and colorful stripes.
Purificacion Garcia’s Ramadan & Eid selection includes a wide variety of versatile accessories and jewelry to choose from; offering masterfully ......read more
A feminine timepiece that marries iridescent reflections and diamond brilliance
April 28, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Parmigiani Fleurier presents a new Tonda Métropolitaine version with a feminine timepiece that marries a white mother-of-pearl dial with a diamond-set bezel. The Tonda Métropolitaine Rose Gold Set White Mother-of-Pearl combines the iridescent reflections of organic material with the brilliance of mineral material.
The White Mother-Of-Pearl Dial
The Métropolitaine Rose Gold Set White Mother-of-Pearl dial is made from white mother-of-pearl. This natural product provides each timepiece with a unique finish. Moreover, this unique and vibrant finish provided by the mother-of-pearl perfectly complements the dance of the hands in this Haute ......read more
“My parents, Buddy and Reva Robinson, were adventurers. Every summer, they boarded a steamer ship and spent six weeks sailing from Italy and Greece to Morocco and Spain. Their wanderlust has been a constant inspiration for me, and Spring/Summer 2019 brings that influence to the runway through unique details that recall their trips: silhouettes with a bohemian ease, balancing volume and tailoring; needlepoint and camera bags; well-worn hats and woven shoes.” — Tory Burch
Dubai, UAE, April 25, 2019:
Silhouettes: Easy, billowy shapes balance tailored pieces and crisp shirting, based on Buddy’s penchant for custom, made-to-measure shirts. Unexpected layering adds to the sense of casual, traveled glamour.
Palette: Grounded in understated ......read more
Swedish home furnishing giant hosts first fashion show in the Middle East featuring talented Emirati designers
Dubai, UAE, 25 April 2019: IKEA launched its sustainable collection through a spectacular first-of-its-kind catwalk held in collaboration with local designers at the store in Dubai Festival City Mall. The fashion event is part of the Dubai Home Festival organized by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) running until 01 May 2019.
This is the first time the region’s favourite Swedish home furnishing retailer has hosted a fashion show in the Middle East to inspire customers and ignite their creativity by demonstrating how products could be reused in a different way to make a fashion statement. The three handpicked designers created 34 ......read more
The Beard Gear Co is a UAE-based men’s grooming brand, specialized in beard care & maintenance, with distribution across the GCC.
Dubai, UAE, April 25, 2019: Founded in 2017 by Thierry Bosnoyan, Tanios El Mallah, & Antoun Sader - the company offers a selective range of organic & cruelty-free products forged from 100% natural ingredients to heal, nourish and strengthen the beard and skin. Composed from a concoction of natural essences, The Beard Gear Co has created a line of aromatic beard oils, soothing balms, assorted kits, as well as beard grooming tools that cater to the maintenance and enrichment of the beard aficionados.
The brand’s concept was conceived by the three founders, a group of longtime friends, “over a discussion on trying to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 25, 2019: Extreme climates and desalinated water - these two alone can play havoc with your hair. Hot and sweaty conditions have us shampooing our hair daily or at least once every two days; stripping it of its natural oils and protein. As a result, hair loss is an eventuality, and it is one of the most common problems faced by men and women in this region.
Constant use of desalinated water leads to harmful scalp build-up, which prevents the growth of new hair. Our busy and stressful lifestyles force us to use styling products, which also does not help, leaving us all in a sticky situation.
Experts recommend the use of special shower filters, vitamin and mineral supplements and even a healthy intake of food to promote hair growth and reduce ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2019: American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE: AEO) announces that its American Eagle brand will continue to celebrate freedom, inclusion and difference through its #AExME brand platform, with the debut of its summer campaign this Ramadan. Shot against Miami’s sapphire sea, it evokes the easy-going, optimistic and carefree nature of the season, by bringing a group of real kids together, as they celebrate summer.
The campaign highlights American Eagle’s commitment to self-expression by placing creative direction in the hands of its customer, allowing the cast, all discovered via social media, to style themselves in the summer collection. It is also free of retouching, continuing to highlight the company’s commitment to celebrating real ......read more
Rasasi offers 100% natural oils produced with the finest quality of ingredients
Dubai, UAE, April 24, 2019: As we approach the Holy Month of Ramadan, Rasasi Perfumes, one of the leading perfume brands in the Middle East, is curating an exotic and rich range of concentrated perfume oils and finest agarwood at its stores located across the region, to cater to customers looking for alcohol free, natural essences.
Every Ramadan new variants of concentrated fragrance oils which includes pure floral essences, pure floral extracts with spicy inflections and dhanal oudh are curated keeping in mind the varied regional scent preferences across GCC and to meet the surging demand for natural perfumes. An array of agarwood variants is also added to an already wide variety to bring ......read more
April 23, 2019: Chloé introduces the new, free-spirited Spring/Summer 2019 advertising campaign, inspired by a dreamlike voyage to Greece filled with grace, femininity and sisterhood, shot by Steven Meisel.
The immersive imagery, an intimate interior setting infused with Mediterranean light, portrays women’s evocative beauty with intrigue, which highlights the new “Rosie” sunglasses featured in the story.
The now iconic design concept takes center stage with a new, gradient Gold/Violet Fuchsia tone, which was inspired by Chloé’s ready-to-wear runway show, and lends an even more vivid aspect to the look.
The campaign also features the sharp, new “Rosie” cat-eye shape, which adds further flair to this unique 3-piece frame with a heightened ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 21, 2019: The much loved and awaited bi-annual Splash Fashion Show was held in Dubai last week wherein the brand showcased the best of its Summer fashion, with two shows one each for consumers and one for the media & influencer fraternity. In keeping with the brand’s accessible attitude, Splash also celebrated the launch of an exclusive limited-edition collection in collaboration with four Regional Designers Essa Walla, Nina Zandnia, Ken Ferns, and Aiisha Ramadan.
The fashion show collection is now available across all Splash stores & online
Make it a golden Mother’s Day with the OMEGA Trésor
Dubai, UAE, April 22, 2019: For everything they do, mothers deserve more than just one day of celebration. That’s why the OMEGA Trésor would make the perfect Mother’s Day gift. Not only does this timepiece bring elegance to every hour, it will also bring her happiness for years to come.
The Trésor is a modern classic within women’s watchmaking. Slim and graceful, it combines the Earth’s most precious materials in a pure design that is instantly captivating on any wrist.
OMEGA’s choice for Mother’s Day is a 36 mm model made in 18K Sedna™ gold – the brand’s own long-lasting rose gold alloy. Sparkling diamonds curve their way along each side of the golden ......read more
adidas set to be the newest addition to Dubai Festival City Mall’s growing retail offering
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22nd April 2019: German sports giant adidas recently announced the opening of its third stadium-inspired concept store in the UAE. Located in Dubai Festival City Mall, one of the most popular destinations for dining, lifestyle and entertainment in the UAE, the new performance wear store will offer visitors a one-of-a-kind shopping experience.
A global concept, the 3,154 sq. ft store is inspired by world-class stadiums and offers interactive zones for customers, highlighting several product benefits. Featuring locker-style changing rooms, benches and eye-catching digital screen windows, the shop provides customers with a ......read more
April 21, 2019: Unique creations that immortalize beauty in a symphony of spectacular designs, crystals and colours, the latest collection of Cerruti 1881 timepieces and jewellery exalt grace and beauty.
Adding to the festivities of the season, the timepieces are emblazoned with gleaming crystals that are speckled on a rich tapestry of colors. The most spectacular timepieces of the collection, Corniglia presents its complete beauty and refinement. Great care has been taken to imbue the timepiece with lucidity and lightness that can be experienced even in the smallest of details like how the lugs seamlessly melt into the unique bracelet and in deftness of the beautiful link bracelet that is attached to the timepiece.
The bejeweled case boosts the radiant ......read more
Unveils the Future of Interior Design for Spa, Beauty and Wellness
21st April 2019, Dubai, UAE: Total beauty product supplier and the undisputed hair and beauty expert in the MENA region, Nazih Group, organized a special gathering for VIP guests, media and key industry partners on 18 April 2019 at the Nazih showroom in Blue Tower along Sheikh Zayed road. This is the first of its kind gathering the group has launched and was aimed to honor and appreciate the valuable contributions of its long-standing partners in the beauty industry.
For this event, the theme is how the latest and most cutting-edge furniture design in the beauty, spa and wellness sector creates a sense of calm, peace and getting back to nature.
Three design experts from Nazih Group’s world-class ......read more
April 21, 2019: Vanilla Vibes is the exhilaration of the unknown, the thrill of the first encounter, the memory of this very moment, sensual and electric, like the trail of the fragrance. Vanilla Vibes is a persistent beat of an olfactive dance, the flame under the ice, the alchemy of the opposites, an invitation to be yourself.
Vanilla Vibes is now available at Beautique stores in Dubai Festival City Mall and Bawabat Al Sharq Mall for AED 520 (100 ml). It is also available at Paris Gallery, Bloomingdale’s, and Harvey Nichols
Close your eyes and get transported across the immensity of the desert. Suddenly, she appears, voluptuous. The natural vanilla reveals its aphrodisiac charms. She sets her heart on the sea salt, mineral, crystalline. Under the influence, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 21, 2019: In the early 90’s, microdermabrasion facials were starting to take off in the beauty industry and with the endorsement of Hollywood celebrities, the buzz of microdermabrasion exploded but the facials were not accessible or cost effective to the majority of the general public. With the growing popularity of this treatment, PMD Beauty was founded – offering at-home beauty treatments that are smart, safe, convenient and of course more pocket friendly than conventional microdermabrasion facials.
PMD invested years in developing their patented spinning disc and vacuum suction technology, with the help of doctors, engineers and microdermabrasion experts – resulting in producing the first hand-held microdermabrasion device and PMD Kiss, the ......read more
Corum presents a new generation of hand-painted, Vanitas-inspired timepieces.
Dubai, UAE, April 20, 2019: The image of a human skull is most commonly related to death and mortality. Yet when expressed in literature or other various forms of art, it need not seem as morbid as what most people perceive of it. A good example is Vanitas, a common art genre in 16th and 17th century Netherlandish art. Symbolic still-life paintings of skulls, withered flowers and decaying fruit depict the transience of life and certainty of death, but never without a touch of romanticism. The relationship between time and mortality has often been used as an inspiration behind dial imagery on watches, with skull imagery serving as a form of ‘memento mori’.
In the 2000s, Corum ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 20, 2019: All the svelte and sensuous good looks that are the characteristic of Eberhard & Co.’s ultra-feminine Gilda line, come through every curve of the unique Gilda 61008.3 timepiece.
Designed for the woman of style, this Gilda, like the rest of its stablemates, can also boast of the highest standards of watchmaking design and craftsmanship. Irresistibly sinuous in look and feel, the new Gilda is inspired by the beauty of nature and its varied forms. Its curvy face encloses is enclosed in a stainless steel case, the bezel set in rubies, diamonds and zephyrs. The hour markers are set off in black against the white gleam of the dial, with the quarter hour marked in elegant Roman numerals.
The Gilda has a quartz movement, ......read more
New concept salon in JLT Dubai offers a range of special ethical offers to keep you looking your best this holy season
As we approach the holy month of Ramadan, That Hair Tho (THT) are on hand to ensure you look your best throughout. With a range of seasonal offers to help you achieve the healthiest hair possible and all of your beauty needs met by true professionals, now is the perfect time to enjoy a little self-care and take advantage of the amazing packages available at THT throughout the month of May.
☆ Ramadan Specials ☆
Upon booking a full set of Acrylic Nails, receive a complimentary Blow Dry
.Choose 5 x services of your choice including a Gel Manicure, Gel Pedicure, Wash and Blow Dry, Hair Cut, LVL Lash Lift, Manicure ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - April 18, 2019: The words “prom season” can send shivers down your spine. “A night you never forget”, they define it! We are not trying to put pressure on you, we simply would love to help out so consider this next round up floatie!
Here’s our prom beauty advice from yours truly, essence.
1. Nude eyeshadow palette
Whether you opt for a simple, natural and shimmering glow or an iconic smokey-eye that makes a bold statement, this particular palette is a must have! Its range of colors and array of possibilities paints not only your eyelids but also that picture-perfect night of you & your girlfriends coming together to play dress-up.
2. The dip eyeliner
Would you rather be dancing the night away or ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2019: Akshaya Tritiya, the auspicious festival of prosperity is here and the world’s favourite jeweler has announced their promotion for the auspicious occasion. Some of the all new Joyalukkas Akshaya Tritiya 2019 was unveiled by Bollywood icon Kajol Devgan in India. Continuing the tradition of giving its patrons an opportunity to own their favourite jewellery and bring home prosperity, Joyalukkas has announced ‘Gold Fortune’ Offer to celebrate Akshaya Tritiya.
Under ‘Gold Fortune’, patrons will be rewarded with free Gold Coins on purchase of Gold, Polki, Pearl and Diamond jewellery. The exclusive collection features a wide range of traditional and contemporary jewellery and is available across all Joyalukkas ......read more
Company launches Polo shirt made from recycled plastic bottles and dyed with a waterless process; commits to removing 170 million plastic bottles from landfills and oceans by 2025
April 18, 2019: Polo Ralph Lauren is reimagining its iconic Polo shirt with Mother Nature in mind. Introducing the Earth Polo, crafted from thread derived entirely from recycled plastic bottles and dyed in an innovative process that uses zero water. Each Earth Polo is made from an average of 12 plastic bottles.
“Ralph Lauren will commit to removing at least 170 million bottles from landfills and oceans by 2025. Plastic waste is a major issue threatening the environment – we want to be part of the solution and utilize an innovative approach to create something valuable,” ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2019: What is this joyful jumble of letters, jostling each other in black and white or red on black? A secret code? An optical illusion? A crazy crossword? Wrong, wrong and wrong again! What you’re looking at is luxury’s latest monogram. Intriguing, irreverent, irresistible… Introducing Longchamp LGP.
Wait a minute, isn’t a monogram meant to be solemn? Static? Status-oriented? If so, Longchamp LGP breaks all the rules. Its nine letters seem to buzz with energy, jump for joy, overlapping and interlocking like life’s one big game. The graphic composition maybe nods to the Bauhaus, but the eye-popping effect is pure Andy Warhol. More than a signature, this very modern monogram captures the spirit of Longchamp – ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 18, 2019:
Nosy Python Pumps
An iconic model, the Nosy python pumps take a sultry twist on this style with a taiga snake skin leather. The 100 mm heel, also crafted with PVC, cloaks the foot in poise.
Both extravagant and elegant, the Rubylou Clutch is made of green python leather, a CL region exclusive, and is adorned with the clasp of the Louboutin House.
Nosy Python Pumps
The Nosy keeps the mystery this season with a transparent PVC slingback and vamp detailing that makes the ankle strap and T-bar appear to float on the foot. Dressed in a red snake skin leather, this 100mm court shoe is a style to treasure.
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2019: Blending in cultural values with the demands of urban and classy dressing, Diva Abaya Couture offers exclusive Ramadan collection that will make a refreshing addition to your wardrobe to this Ramadan season.
Focussing on a color palette that’s inspired from global trends, Diva Abaya Couture has unleashed its artistic forms of expression for their in hues like Gold, Antique Copper, Royal Blue and Silver. From contemporary takes on styling and layering to redefining traditional elements of the Abaya, materials like chiffons, denims and sport net make for comfort-meets-style wearing. Moving up the style ladder, Diva’s luxurious take on Dantels and French Laces exhibit a harmonised fashion edit for stylish women.
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2019: With the 30-day intense fasting quickly approaching, fashion and trekking around the malls may be the last thing on your mind, and for that reason The Edit has put together their carefully curated selection of modest items to see you through the Holy Month in style. Conservative and elegance is the name of the game and the options available range from chic and sophisticated dresses to preppy jewellery that will see you from day-to-night.
The Ramadan Edit:
Abayas by Elna Line – 600 AED
This elegant silhouette has garnered Elna Line with its signature polish. The featherweight and lightness of the fabric add a touch of elegance for after-work iftars. This outfit brings a modern approach to Ramadan styling and can be combined with a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 17, 2019: Ralph Lauren is pleased to announced to that Selena Gomez wore a Ralph Lauren tuxedo performing at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on April 12, 2019 in Indio, California.
April 17, 2019: A global trendsetter in the world of Haute Horlogerie, AIGNER debuts a refreshing update to its collection by introducing a range of timepieces and accessories that celebrate the spirit of giving during the holy month.
The fashionable collection highlights designs, techniques, and materials that imbue sophistication with fineness.
Vibrant colors have painted the imagination of the Maison with timepieces featuring beautiful radiant mother-of-pearl dials. The collection reflects on the theme of the season – minimalism meets realism.
Timeless and artistic, the collection intrigues with its design. The AIGNER typography is a strong presence in the new collection that while staying true to the customary horseshoe dial also experiments with ......read more