Dr Raja Easa Al Gurg, first Emirati businesswoman to launch autobiography
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2018: Well known regional business leader, Dr Raja Easa Al Gurg, Managing Director of the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group LLC (ESAG) today completes another milestone in a stellar career; she is the first Emirati businesswoman to write an autobiography, entitled ‘Raja Al Gurg - An Autobiography.’
The 180-page hardback book, released by Motivate Publishing was launched on December 12 at Four Seasons Jumeirah Beach, Dubai. A personal and inspiring account, the autobiography takes readers on a journey from Dr Al Gurg’s childhood on the banks of Dubai Creek to studying in Kuwait, through to her early career at Za’abeel Secondary School and her transition into the ......
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2018: In collaboration with brand ambassador and model of the year Kaia Gerber, OMEGA has produced two new straps for the watch she represents – the De Ville Trésor.
As one of the world's most sought-after models, OMEGA ambassador and face of Trésor Kaia Gerber is often clothed in high-end fashion. However in her personal life, the young, laid-back Californian is more likely to be seen in street-style than haute couture.
So it was no surprise that when asked to choose a design for the new Trésor straps, Kaia chose to keep it casual.
The new watch straps with stainless steel buckles and fitted keepers are available in two camo patterns: blue and beige. They also come in two different widths to match the 39 mm and 36 mm ......
Leading watch brand’s collaboration with inspirational influencers will ignite a recruitment drive though media and social media to find individuals who personify the “Better Starts Now” philosophy of CITIZEN
Initiative will allow unsung heroes to be recognized for their endeavours, with the most deserving individuals receiving a reward for their cause
Dubai, UAE (December 13, 2018): Seeking out, celebrating and rewarding inspiring heroes of the UAE is the ......
Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2018: Here’s a great way to start off 2019, that will leave you with a great looking smile.
While DSF offers will pour in from every direction for you to take advantage of, this is one offer you cannot afford to miss. The Smile Bar is good news for those who are anxious about clinic appointments, concerned about high costs, and worried about teeth sensitivity post whitening sessions. The Smile Bar’s use of advanced technology, in a relaxing ......
Dubai, UAE, December 11, 2018: For those of you looking to stock up on gifts for the beauty lovers in your life without having to break the bank, visit Glambeaute.com, the one-stop online shop for all things beauty!
Glambeaute.com now features Wet n Wild’s holiday gift sets that are all gorgeous, affordable and make for perfect gifts and stocking fillers. The limited-edition sets are packed with beauty bestsellers that will impress any beauty lover and Wet n Wild offers a whole ......
A sporty yet glamourous touch for the Festive Season
Dubai, UAE, December 11, 2018: The Tissot PR100 Lady family of watches bring together sporty and feminine details for a collection that is bold, stylish and ideal for the modern woman today enjoying wearing the new Tissot PR100 Lady Sport Chic adorned with some shiny details. Its generous case size, measuring 36mm, means it is a bigger watch and makes a striking statement. Features of the watches are both robust and ......
Dubai, UAE, December 10, 2018: In a new Emirati achievement that reflects the status and capabilities of Emirati women, Dr. Raja Al Gurg, President of the Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC) and Managing Director of the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group LLC (ESAG), has been chosen as one of the World's Most Powerful Women in 2018, according to the annual list published by Forbes Magazine. Al Gurg is one of only 3 Arab business women to appear on the list and the only Emirati woman to do ......
Deeply rooted in WWII history, OMEGA's new Seamaster 1948 watches are a tribute to the Swiss brand's peaceful use of wartime technology.
Dubai, UAE, December 10, 2018: Between 1940 and 1945, OMEGA delivered more than 110,000 timepieces to the Royal Air Force and other branches of the military. The watches were highly valued by British airmen and sailors for their water resistance and reliability.
At the end of the war, OMEGA responded to the demand for a timepiece with the ......
Using Ancient Techniques, this enriched elixir encapsulates your skin regime in a black magic bottle
Dubai, UAE, December 10, 2018: Set to beautify all skin types and turn back time with it’s potent composition, the 24 Karat Mehrunisa Gold Elixir has made its way to the lands of the UAE. This rich, skin-enhancing oil founded by Mehrunisa Shahid, is a serum infused with ingredients used by the ancient worlds to enhance beauty and sustain youth, a proprietary blend of ......
From beautiful silk dresses to a dapper three-piece suit, let the 5-star dry cleaning company revamp your wardrobe for the festive season
Dubai, UAE, December 10, 2018: ‘Tis the season to be stylish and for many people their calendars are fully booked with par-ties and celebrations throughout the month, leaving them with the need to bring out their beautiful silk dresses and dapper three-piece suits to show off again. Champion Cleaners, the 5-star premium dry ......
Dubai, UAE, December 09, 2018: If your calendar is full of parties from now until after the new year, then the chances are you’re looking for new make-up products to help you get ready for these occasions. Whether you’re preparing for a festive dinner or an after work catch up with friends or colleagues, Lottie’s has launched new make-up items that will help get you ready for the party season and add a touch of glamour to all your looks.
Lottie Eye Foils (AED ......
Dubai, UAE, December 09, 2018: A sporty touch The new Tissot PR100 Lady family of watches bring together sporty and feminine details for a collection that is bold, romantic and ideal for the modern woman today. Its generous case size, now measuring 36mm, means it is bigger than its predecessors and makes a striking statement. Features of the watches are both robust and beautifully streamlined, as shown by the stronger bezel and simplified bracelet, making this an easy piece to wear for ......
Robots In Disguise: PUMA and Hasbro Create Transformers Themed Footwear
Dubai, UAE, December 15, 2018: Global sports brand PUMA has teamed up with play and entertainment group Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) to create exciting Transformers themed footwear. First introduced by Hasbro and Japan’s Takara as a toy series in 1984, the adventures of the robots which can transform into motor vehicles also became a popular cartoon series. With the more recent addition of a blockbuster cinema franchise, Transformers has turned into one of the most recognizable brands in entertainment. Millions have watched the epic battles between Autobots and Decepticons, and protagonists such as Optimus Prime and Megatron have become household names.
Partnering with creative brands to bring consumers ......
A downtown spirit, a modern attitude – both have always been at the heart of DKNY. For Holiday 2018, the brand delivers plenty of each, along with an intriguing blend of understated glamour and elevated ease.
December 13, 2018: In this collection of contrasts, quintessential DKNY signatures – sportiness imbued with femininity, tailoring accented with edge, innovative outerwear and knits – strike the illusive balance between effortless and sleek, with exaggerated peplums nipping the waist, color blocked denims, and free-flowing pleated skirts lending movement to chunky cowlnecks.
True to the season, DKNY launches its Middle East exclusive collection of glamour and sparkle, with liquid metal sequins skirts, beautiful embellished Ready - to - wear pieces ......
HALL 11, Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2018: One of the busiest shopping days of the year is finally upon us. Savex is here. More importantly, the bargains are here. Savex is a shopping extravaganza. These are huge sale days where bargain hunters flock to the 5-day shopping fiesta. Savex officially kicks off from 11 to 15 December 2018; where everyone can find plenty of deals by Okaidi, Bebe, Paris Hilton, BCBG, Guess, Adidas and many more.
It is a ......
Luxurious, cute, and accessible.
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2018: Opening the doors to the world's hottest range of luxury swimwear is Cocobum, the UAE's new exclusive, multi-brand online boutique, founded by Dubai-based Belgian sisters, Charlotte and Cyrielle Verstuyft, which launched in November 2018. In a country blessed by year-round sunshine, upon establishing Cocobum this dynamic duo set out to help UAE women in their hunt for the perfect swimwear pieces, from ......
Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2018: The new GUESS Jeans FW18 collection is loaded with urban, street and Nineties influences, revisited in a contemporary key. A fusion of suggestions that celebrate the freedom of creating a personal and unique style.
With the arrival of autumn, nature dresses itself in neutral and nude tones, like white, naked and pink champagne, all reflected in refined and glamorous garments. Just like the hues of nature, a soft colour palette becomes the ideal ......
This festive season, Marks & Spencer is bringing Santa to the UAE
Dubai, UAE, December 12, 2018: Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, come say hello to Santa at the Marks & Spencer Santa’s Grotto, where everyone can take a picture with Santa and also receive a special gift from him.
For some extra Festive cheer, pick up a scratch and win voucher at Santa’s Grotto for a chance to win an extra special gift from Santa! Who knows? If you’ve been ......
December 12, 2018: Q&A WITH ASIL ATTAR
1. Tell us about the relationship between DKNY and Al Yasra Fashion. How has it evolved during the years?
The relationship between DKNY and Al Yasra is one of the best. DKNY has always had a strong presence in the region and a very strong and loyal customer base. GIII Apparel Group are the new owners of DKNY and bought the brand from the LVMH Group in 2016. They have a vision to re-focus their ......
Dubai, UAE, December 11, 2018: Are you heading to the beach or pool sometime soon and looking for the perfect cover-up to see you through the day? With endless options available, it can be a little overwhelming to find the ideal option that is both comfortable and stylish. Well, look no further as Lemon Mint, the elegant ready-to-wear brand, is your go-to retailer for the ultimate beachwear with their signature style – The WRAP.
The idea of The WRAP came to life when ......
Dubai, UAE, December 10, 2018: Wool truly is a must-have during the colder months and thanks to Marks & Spencer’s extensive range of winter wool, you can guarantee a comfortable and stylish season ahead.
One of fashion’s most versatile and sustainable fabrics, the Marks & Spencer winter wool range features a plethora of clever innovations and wool mixes including body temperature regulating Cool Wool™, which helps keep skin fresher and drier for longer. The ......
Dubai, UAE, December 09, 2018: Village people…urban romance…feminine silhouettes and flirty prints juxtaposed with crisp menswear tailoring…delicate florals mixed back to luxe leopard, python and bold plaid…the cursive michael kors collection print…lustrous lamé and lurex… rich metallic brocades…makeup tints of ivory, nude, suntan and cocoa…shades of petal pink and rosewood…lush pine and spruce…flashes of copper ......
December 06, 2018: PopSockets; the makers of popular collapsible phone grips, loved around the world by celebrities such as Gigi Hadid and Kylie Jenner, are thrilled to announce the release of their glamourous capsule collection adorned with Swarovski crystals– just in time for the holiday season.
Having launched in the US last month, the shimmering luxe-range is making its way over to the GCC, available in a variety of eye-catching crystal colours, including; Golden Shadow, ......
Dubai, UAE, December 05, 2018: The holidays are here, bringing with them endless hours of enchantment. It is a time to enjoy magical moments with your loved ones, a time for coming together in celebration in a festive atmosphere. Watches from Carl F. Bucherer make the most wonderful time of the year even more precious. Timepieces designed with sophistication and technical savoir-faire add that special sparkle to any moment.
Manero: For Magical Moments
The Manero Tourbillon ......
Dubai, UAE, October 04, 2018: Watch lovers will make it a true companion of everyday life; this new Allure gets straight to the point while offering a little something extra: refinement.
The Allure features sublime silvered dials in blue, beige, brown, rosé champagne or black shades. The dials are adorned with silvered markers and hands that ensure perfect legibility.
The understated elegance of Allure is distinctive for its extreme finesse, which expresses the essential at a glance in a 38.5 mm steel case.
All the details – particularly the horns – are designed for perfect comfort and are minutely crafted to reveal the beautiful glow of the leather strap in black or brown.
In a more assertive style, the new metal ......read more
Springfield fashion’s Autumn – Winter ‘18 collection brings to the fore a range of floral pieces
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: Nothing screams chic more than the beautiful and elegant prints of florals on your outfit and Springfield have an impressive range of floral pieces absolutely perfect for the season!
From dresses and skirts to tops and causal blazers, Springfield has on offer a variety of floral pieces which means you can not only choose your ideal look, but mix and match for any occasion, from a casual day out at the beach to a formal affair.
Bright, earthy tones of bottle green, maroon and white come together to create looks that are both strong and feminine, these floral pieces will keep you cool, chic and on trend.
The collection ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: The language of good design The Tissot Everytime Swissmatic is an icon of modern design. Trendy, simple and pure - this is the watch of the 21st century. A flowing case cuts a sharp silhouette, with the clean style allowing the impeccable workmanship to speak for itself. Dress it up or down, but however you wear it, there is a Tissot Everytime to match, just waiting to let your style take centre stage. The beating heart Not only attractive to look at, the Tissot Everytime Swissmatic is just as appealing for its slick technicality. An innovative automatic movement that is created essentially in a totally automated production is the driving force behind it. This not only makes for extra power reserve - it has more than three days of power ......read more
Swiss watchmaker celebrates 100 years presenting jubilee limited editions
03 October, Dubai, UAE: Swiss watchmaker Mido furthered its expansion into the Middle East region, with the official inauguration of their store at the Dubai Mall today, also marking their 100th year anniversary since the brand’s inception in 1918. The official ribbon cutting ceremony took place in presence of Franz Linder, the President of Mido together with Rivoli Group representatives and the famous Taiwanese actor and singer George Hu.
Taking advantage of this jubilee, the brand not only looked back at their rich history, but also presented a trilogy of limited editions based on the theme of “past, present and future” to illustrate its timelessness and to honor its watchmaking ......read more
The Beverly Hills based brand debuts the Middle East market with its personalized products
Dubai, UAE, October 03, 2018: SWP by Irina announced its launch in United Arab Emirates. The brand, known for its premium baby clothing and unique baby booties will be available exclusively in Dubai at Galeries Lafayette at The Dubai Mall and in Abu Dhabi at Nest For Kids at Abu Dhabi Mall.
SWP by Irina was founded in November 2017 in Beverly Hills by Irina Karadjian, who dedicated herself to designing luxurious pieces that can be treasured forever.
The brand’s collection consists of its signature baby clothing line made of the purest Peruvian Pima cotton, offering comfort and style to the little ones.
SWP by Irina offers also its Fringe Oxford booties for the ......read more
Sharjah – 2 October 2018: His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Deputy Chairman of the Executive Council, inaugurated the 45th edition of the MidEast Watch and Jewellery Show today (on Tuesday) at Expo Centre Sharjah. The MidEast Watch and Jewellery Show is organized under the patronage of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah.
His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Deputy Chairman of the Executive Council, who was accompanied by Sheikh Mohammed bin Humaid Al Qasimi , Director of Sharjah Department of Statistics and Community Development (DSCD),HE Abdallah Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce ......read more
Rado releases an eye-catching statement timepiece with British designer Bethan Gray
Dubai, UAE, October 02, 2018: Swiss watchmaker Rado is continuing its design collaboration with renowned designers from around the world. As a key player on the international design stage, Rado continues to push the boundaries in pioneering design, working with designers to bring new ideas, fresh perspectives and individual style to Rado’s timepieces. This time focusing on the contemporary True Thinline collection, Rado has worked with award-winning British designer Bethan Gray to bring luxurious materials and intriguing elements to the brand’s slimmest watch.
Renowned for bringing bold texture, pattern and luxurious materials to her ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 02, 2018: Dehydration, uneven skin texture and aging are some of the most common skin issues for many of us, usually the result of several internal and external factors such as excessive sun exposure, pollution, unbalanced diet and not drinking enough water. While it might be difficult to avoid the external factors and implement drastic changes in our busy lifestyles, the use of the right skincare products can help solve these major skin concerns and promote youthful skin.
Award winning Australian beauty brand Grown Alchemist has just launched its Instant Smoothing Serum, formulated using a complex-combination of plant-derived and low weight Hyaluronan molecules. This innovative and anti-aging serum delivers an instant lifting effect, intense ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 01, 2018: Get ready for two weeks of South American passion and colour as Buenos Aires hosts the world’s best young athletes at the Youth Olympic Games! To record the dreams and achievements of these talented 15-to-18-year olds, OMEGA is proudly joining the action as the event’s Official Timekeeper.
“Feel the future” is this year’s motto and OMEGA is certainly arriving with its own arsenal of modern equipment and state-of-the-art systems. New events, such as sport climbing and roller speed skating, will also give the brand many new timekeeping challenges to overcome.
Buenos Aires 2018 is just the third summer edition of the Youth Olympic Games, but the numbers prove that the event is growing fast! From October 6 – 18, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 01, 2018: LOOTAH, creators of fine Emirati heritage-inspired contemporary perfumes, incenses, oud, luxury perfumed blended oils and agarwood, are an independent brand established in 1950.
The company has a strong footprint in the region with exclusive stores across the UAE, Bahrain and Oman. It operates independently and presently has no tie-ups or partnerships with any other brands or individuals for products sales or raw materials distribution in the local and regional market.
Sultan Abdullah, Managing Director at LOOTAH, said: “LOOTAH is steeped in heritage and history – and we would like to clarify that we have not partnered with any other perfumery or individuals in the region or internationally to operate under the LOOTAH ......read more
Black star attraction
Dubai, UAE, September 30, 2018: Stunning paradoxes stemming from progressive complications and disruptive materials. In 2018, the brand that dares to be rare hits new heights of creative transformation with the coming of the fierce dark knight to the hyperwatch segment. Enter the all-black Excalibur Quatuor Carbon, the ultimate paradox between a ‘heavyweight’ movement and a ‘featherlight’ ultra-modern timepiece.
Convicted serial innovator
The Roger Dubuis ‘disruptive materials and progressive complications’ ethos has enabled it to acquire an international reputation as an avant-garde Maison perpetually on the look-out for pioneering technical developments and creative aesthetic options ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 30, 2018: OMEGA's latest campaign for the Seamaster Diver 300M features a dapper but drenched Daniel Craig, who went swimming with a dinner suit to promote the watch's adaptability.
For OMEGA, Daniel Craig was the obvious choice as the face of the new Seamaster Diver 300M and the talented actor and friend of the brand was more than happy to follow Omega’s unique advertising approach. The campaign, which blends black-tie sophistication with a sense of fun, captures the essence of Omega's new Seamaster Diver 300M, which can take you from a formal occasion to the depths of the ocean without missing a beat.
Less is often more
Dubai, UAE, September 30, 2018: Chronoswiss concentrates on the essentials for the new Flying Grand Regulator Skeleton: With its barely existent dial and a skeletonized movement, the stunning timepiece is thus freed from all superfluous material in an innovative manner. The result is a multidimensional Regulator watch with an elaborately constructed dial and deep insights.
The skeletonization exudes a particularly contemporary aura due to the masculine size of 44 mm and the innovative clear lines of the piece. In addition to the uncomplicated language of design, the dynamic coloring supports this effect. The funnel-shaped hour scale in is an absolute eye catcher.
Chronoswiss’ love of detail and horological finesse is ......read more
Robinsons introduces Atelier India 2018, an exclusive collaboration with four of India's top designers, offering pieces available exclusively at the store
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 September 2018: This season, Robinsons brings Indian fashion to the spotlight with a range of exclusive, handcrafted designs through a collaboration with four incredible Indian designers. Atelier India, a selection of haute couture pieces by designers Rohit Bal, Rajesh Pratap, Shantanu & Nikhil and Raghavendra Rathore, will be available exclusively at the Robinsons Department Store on the first floor, from 27th September 2018 until 20th October 2018. The showcase will include pieces specifically tailor made by these designers for the UAE market and only available at ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2018: International beauty brand Flormar celebrated the opening of its 10th store in Dubai at the popular Mercato Mall. The inaugural event brought together both beauty bloggers and members of the media who gathered to discover a wide and colourful range of makeup and skincare products.
Everyone was in for a treat when celebrated beauty influencer Lana Rose arrived to endorse the brand and very candidly delight everyone with tips and tricks she uses to make applying make-up easy, fun and flawless every time. Make-up artists, Blend by Sanky and Basra Haider were also present to provide guests with expert beauty advice. At the event, Flormar displayed a whole gamut of colours and palettes in blushes, foundations, eye shadows, mascaras, lipsticks, ......read more
September 27, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: Flormar, an international leader in beauty has opened its 10th store in the UAE at Dubai’s popular Mercato Mall with its full line of colours and palettes. The brand offers a range of products that include blush, foundations, eye shadow, mascara, lipstick, concealers and nail polish within the make-up range and an extensive bath and body line.
Established in Milan, Italy’s capital of fashion, Flormar has become the essential brand of women. Flormar has a powerful position in the cosmetics market, and its successful line of skincare creams, cleansing products and anti-aging are a result of strong R&D developments and beauty expertise.
Commenting on the expansion of Flormar in the UAE market, Flormar CEO Cem Şenbay said ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 26, 2018: Marks & Spencer moves into Autumn Winter 18, with a sense of confidence and simplicity; celebrating style and championing quality. Throughout the overall season, there is a subtle synergy, presenting collections that are cohesive and versatile, and tailored to her everchanging needs, including the feminine Soft Heritage collection. Soft Heritage explores sumptuous layers of animal print and caramel tones, with a hint of lilac lifting the overall mood.
Dubai, UAE, September 26, 2018: The pretty, comfortable and sexy lingerie brand, women’secret, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The celebrations will kick off with the reveal of their Pretty, Comfortable and Sexy Collections.
The ‘Pretty Collection’ that is currently in store embodies elegant pyjama sets in a combination of prints and plains. The collection includes animal prints, floral prints and tropical prints. It has something to suit everyone’s mood, whether it’s their wild side, pretty side or the fashionista in them. Keeping it classy, the pretty collection, holds its loyalty to the classic pjs, robes and nightgowns for a more relaxed and minimalistic look.
To show off your love for animations and comics - the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 26, 2018: With over a century of jewelry excellence and mastery, Mouawad rings are handcrafted by skilled artisans with utmost meticulousness. Every ring tells a story of love, romance and magic, capturing a unique charm in natures’ most beautiful creations. The artistic journey begins when masterful design gives way to intricate craftsmanship, culminating in a unique artistic statement. From vivid rocks to fancy shapes and colors, Mouawad’s collection of glowing diamonds sparkle with a shimmering elegance that only few can call their own. The collection includes exceptional creations from Diamond Classics, all with precious gemstones adorned in 18K white or yellow gold settings. The House of Mouawad has always been firmly committed to the authentic ......read more
Saudi’s US$5.7 billion beauty and personal care market proves a major draw card for global beauty and wellness brands
September 26, 2018: The inaugural edition of Beautyworld Saudi Arabia is approaching full capacity, with global suppliers of beauty products and wellbeing eagerly snapping up the exhibition’s last available slots ahead of its October 2018 debut in Jeddah.
More than 120 exhibitors from around the world will descend upon the Kingdom’s dedicated trade fair for cosmetics, skincare, haircare, salon supplies, and fragrances, as they prepare a rousing welcome for thousands of Saudi trade buyers and beauty professionals.
The maiden three-day event, co-organised by Messe Frankfurt Middle East and Saudi-based ACE Group, will run from ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 26, 2018: Mumbai based renowned Indian celebrity fashion designer Payal Singhal will be in town on Sept 29th to showcase her latest collection Mu’asir in Dubai exclusively at ‘The Rack by Kachins’ boutique.
The designer recently displayed her latest collection of womenswear at Lakmé Fashion inspired by folk art tapestry, one of the oldest hand-crafting techniques in the world. The concept lies between four main works of art – the Turkish Kilim, the Persian Tabriz, the Medieval Mille-Fleur and the Swedish Flamskväv. Their characteristics include flat-weaving, loose fringes, pastel or bright colors and bold patterns. Each of them is unique in its own way and yet, very similar.
The stylish collection comes together in an ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2018: Since their collaboration on 2017 Rallye des Gazelles, ties were reinforced between SAINT HONORE and Kiera Chaplin, now the brand’s new ambassador - discover who she is.
Kiera Chaplin, a multi-talented woman
Grand-daughter of Charlie Chaplin and great-grand-daughter of Nobel Prize winner Eugene O’Neill, Kiera Chaplin remembers a time, while growing up, when she did not grasp the measure of her heritage’s fame. Yet she tried to find her place pretty soon, as a teenager; she got into modelling at 16 and her career kicked off when she moved to New York. She would appear in leading fashion magazines such as Vogue, Elle or Vanity Fair, and she featured in several brands’ campaigns, as well as Pirelli’s calendar. FHM ......read more
Corum “Eleganza”: Ma che bella!
Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2018: Corum is unveiling a new collection that is 100% dedicated to women: Eleganza. Its particularity: available both in casual chic and precious jewellery versions; as part of a strictly limited edition, these feminine models feature, for the first time in the brand’s history, an automatic regulator movement.
At once precious yet casual, modern yet already legendary: Corum brings opposites together for its new 100% feminine collection. The Eleganza embodies Italian-style chicness, suitable for gala events...or paired with jeans and trainers.
“The idea was to create a model that was both precious and contemporary”, explains Jérôme Biard, CEO of Corum. “We have ......read more
The star spends time exploring the newest facilities in Bienne, Switzerland.
Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2018: Swapping Hollywood for Bienne, OMEGA ambassador George Clooney recently dropped by the brand’s new factory in Switzerland to explore the state-of-the-art watchmaking inside.
The new facilities were opened in 2017 and this was the legendary actor’s first chance to see exactly how and where OMEGA completes its famous timepieces. On a special tour with Raynald Aeschlimann, President and CEO of OMEGA, as well as Nick Hayek, CEO of Swatch Group, George was able to discover the five floors of space used for all of the brand’s watch assembly, training and quality control.
There was also an up-close look at the METAS testing area for Master Chronometer ......read more
Marking the elegance of the 80’s from the daily wear to the most elegant mood
Dubai, UAE (September 24, 2018) – Baldinini, the Italian luxury footwear and accessories brand, releases its Fall Winter 18/19 collection in UAE, marking the elegance of the 80’s with strong details from the daily wear to the most elegant mood, from the trend to casual, and sports to the coolest sneakers.
Singular feminine, Feminine by definition, singular by vocation, the Baldinini materials and constructions with a strong fashion imprint have been chosen: calfskin, nappas, patent leather, and suede. The Baldinini FW 18/19 collection is rich in bright materials, multi-colored metallic patterns and rich variations of gold and bronze.
Boots have always been a part of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 24, 2018: Marks & Spencer moves into Autumn Winter 18, with a sense of confidence and simplicity; celebrating style and championing quality. Throughout the overall season, there is a subtle synergy, presenting collections that are cohesive and versatile, and tailored to her everchanging needs.
Autumn sees the arrival of Poetic, as top to toe colour takes a new feminine direction. A palette of pinks set the tone; from soft blush and rose, to rich burgundy and fuchsia. Luxurious textures enhance the mood, from chunky knitwear to plush corduroy; creating a richness of finish.
Sartorial sees classic shapes and chic tailoring reworked through a sports luxe lens, as emerald green and cobalt blue update the aesthetic. Classic check separates meet quilting ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 23, 2018: The irresistible blend of sensual glamour and grunge attitude of 1990s fashion relives in GUESS’ American Dream capsule collection. The brand’s iconic adverts feature on bold prints in bright colours. Clashing primary hues, such as red, yellow, blue and violet, accentuate the face of pin-up models in true Warhol style, for a modern take on a pop classic. Playfully provocative prints stand out on signature t-shirts.
Colours on a background of black stand out on sweatshirts and tees, highlighting catchy slogans that celebrate beauty, passion, desire… all keywords of the world of GUESS!
In denim, super stretch fabrics and a twill weave characterise women’s styles in vintage washes, with an abraded front providing an ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: Following the success of the past few years with the introduction of the Scafograf 300 and Scafograf GMT, Eberhard & Co. is now expanding the collection with a more feminine version, a new model dedicated to the sporty, dynamic and sophisticated woman.
Animated by an automatic movement in a 38 mm steel case with a polished, satin finish, the new Scafograf 100 retains some of the features of the historic collection of diving models combined with more feminine elements. The ceramic 3D bezel has a faceted finish with relief effect, in a white or chocolate colour matching the two mother-of-pearl dial versions on which luminescent applied markers stand out.
The steel caseback is screw-tightened and customised with the ......read more
Zippy stands for Kids. And Parents. Together.
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: Award-winning, Portuguese childrenswear label, Zippy, celebrated the launch of its new Fall 2018 collection with an in-store ‘Mummy Morning’ event that took place on the 18th September 2018 in the Dubai Mall. Zippy International Markets Manager, Marcos Fonseca, welcomed parenting media and ‘mummy’ influencers and their kids to a fun-filled event. Guests enjoyed a healthy and refreshing breakfast served up by artisan Australian coffee makers, The Coffee Club, whilst the children took part in arts and crafts, creating personalised t-shirts and bracelets. The mothers and media also participated in a health Q&A session in relation to Pre and Postpartum fitness, led by Pre-Post ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2018: O Boticário, the largest cosmetic franchise in the world, opens its doors for the first time in the Middle East this Saturday at Mirdif City Centre. The company was inspired through the true story of O Boticário’s founder, who more than 40 years ago, began to mix natural ingredients to produce beauty products in a small pharmacy in Curitiba-Brazil. Today, the brand’s products are a result of the alchemy of unique and exotic ingredients, such as quinoa grains and lily extracts. For example, the exclusive artisan process of ‘Enfleurage’, an ancient perfume extraction process used by very few perfume producers today, is used to extract the essential oil from lilies in order to produce the main ingredient in the Lily ......read more
20 September 2018; FOREO, the Swedish beauty and wellness brand that surpassed 1 billion USD in revenue in 2017, has announced its participation in the 2018 edition of Tax Free World Association (TFWA) World Exhibition and Conference. They’ll be showcasing the award-winning LUNA mini 2 facial cleansing brush and revolutionary UFO smart mask, alongside an exciting range of new gift sets created exclusively for travel retail. Already hugely popular with global travellers FOREO has added 30 new store openings to its international travel retail portfolio since the beginning of 2018, boosting its tally to almost 200 placements worldwide.
Scheduled to take place from 30 September through 5 October 2018, the TFWA World Exhibition and Conference is a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2018: GUESS is excited to launch an update to the FW18 handbags collection. Give your accessories a makeover this fall with colourful totes, sleek crossbody bags, and the very trendy fanny packs. Dependable, practical and stylish, these handbags are perfect for carrying all the essentials a girl needs.
Children's fashion brand introduces looks for all tastes and essentials for a fun and happy season
Zippy features easy and uncomplicated season for Parents and Children
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2018: Zippy wants to make next season even more special, developing a specific offer that incorporates several versatile looks, with essential products to make daily life easier and happier for kids and parents.
The new collection includes items that are extra preppy, classic and timeless, but with a modern and cheeky twist to meet children's current tastes and needs.
For girls, there is special focus on skirts, dresses and blouses in navy blue, white and red, as stripes and ruffles continue to set trends. For boys, Oxford shirts remain a safe choice, together with camel ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 19, 2018: If you want tips from the experts on how to look and feel your best, look no further as Perfumery & Co hosts a series of complimentary consultations and mini-masterclasses focused on beauty and skincare. From 16th-29th September, specialists from luxury beauty brand By Terry and Spanish natural skincare brand Alissi Bronti will be offering expert advice on skincare for all ages, and all types. Located inside a special podium at Perfumery & Co, at Fashion Avenue in The Dubai Mall, this is the perfect pampering treat for women.
From 16th-22nd September, By Terry will have their specialists on-hand to offer complimentary skincare consultations and product trials using their exclusive skincare line. In addition, on 18th September, ......read more
“The look echoes the collection’s theme of gender neutrality – it can be worn on both women or men. There is also a notion of eccentricity to it.”
—Makeup by Val Garland
September 18, 2018: SKIN: NARSskin Multi-Action Hydrating Toner, NARSskin Luminous Moisture Cream, NARSskin Total Replenishing Eye Cream
FACE: Natural Radiant Longwear Foundation, Soft Matte Complete Concealer, Soft Velvet Pressed Powder
BROWS: Brow Perfector
LIPS: Instant Line & Pore Perfector
PINK EYE LOOK: Roman Holiday Velvet Matte Lip Pencil, Gaiety Blush
YELLOW EYE LOOK: Douro Single Eyeshadow
BLUE EYE LOOK: Curaçao Velvet Eyeliner, Baby Jane Single Eyeshadow
WHITE EYE LOOK: White pearl shade from Pandora Duo Eyeshadow, Las Pozas Velvet ......read more
Cole Haan builds upon its Iconic ZERØGRAND franchise with the introduction of 3.ZERØGRAND—a breakthrough in comfort, fit and versatility.
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2018: Cole Haan, the innovative American lifestyle brand and retailer, releases 3.ZERØGRAND - the next generation of the ZERØGRAND footwear for men and women.
For Fall 2018, Cole Haan isn’t pushing boundaries, it’s breaking them. The newest disruptor in the staid world of dress footwear, the 3.ZERØGRAND, focuses on creating a unique anatomical fit experience from heel to toe that highlights the lightweight, flexibility and cushioning that they’re known for.
“We are thrilled to introduce the 3.ZERØGRAND,” said ......read more
September 18, 2018: The unique Estonian womenswear designer DIANA ARNO expands online shopping to Middle East. A favourite with modern, intelligent women with fashion flair, the brand has received raving reviews domestically and internationally since being established in 2011. DIANA ARNO’s manifesto is to unite luxury and comfort, creating timeless and feminine clothes for urban women, with eye-catching details that carry smoothly from work to cocktails, from workweek to weekend. The clothes are always uncompromisingly feminine: playful details, tailored finishes and signature styles imbue every single item with effortless and sophisticated feel, necessary in creating outstanding, lasting and memorable outfits.
DIANA ARNO’s AW 18/19 collection takes us back to the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: Are you looking to revive your skin cells and relive the golden years of youth? One way to go about it would be the use of sheet masks, especially ones that are infused with ion-filled precious metals such as pure gold and platinum. Skin Republic’s NEW Gold and Platinum Face Masks fit the bill. With a touch of luxury, the new peel-off masks comes with strong age-defying ingredients. Ions in gold and platinum stimulate skin cells and improve blood circulation. Increased blood circulation assists in the metabolism of skin cells and secretion of cell waste, helping keep skin supple, moist and invigorated.
Drenched in scientifically formulated formulations, Skin Republic's face masks offer solutions to a variety of skin concerns. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: LACOSTE revisits its classics and offers a new version of its iconic LACOSTE.12.12 watch.
The collection is available in a three-hands or chronograph version. True to the brand’s DNA and inspired by the iconic polo shirt, these two new models show time elegantly by opting for sporty lines and timeless colors such as blue, green, black or white.
Soberness and simplicity predominate the design of these two new versions thanks to a modern monochrome look and the qualities of a nylon-infused resin (TR90) case.
The LACOSTE.12.12 collection, recognisable by its green crocodile positioned at 3 o’clock, is also distinguished by two discrete new markings:a stylised polo shirt on a petit piqué background on the back of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: With an event at NUO Hotel Beijing, Swiss luxury watch manufacturer Carl F. Bucherer and JD.com, China’s largest retailer, announced their collabora- tion and the launch of a limited-edition watch available exclusively at JD.com. Sascha Moeri, CEO of Carl F. Bucherer, and Belinda Chen, General Manager of JD Watch, welcomed around 150 media representatives and influencers as guests. Li Bingbing, famous Chinese actress and Global Brand Ambassador for Carl F. Bucherer, also attended the event. The online boutique marks the brand’s first entry into the Chinese e-commerce market. In the future, the brand will integrate online and offline platforms in order to provide an all-round shopping experience and more extensive cus- tomer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: Getting salon-worthy hair at home has never been easier now that renowned British haircare brand, Trevor Sorbie Salon Care Collection has relaunched in the UAE. With the same award-winning formulas that are treasured by professionals and beloved by salon-goers alike, you can expect the same high-quality, cruelty-free, vegan hair products that you have grown to know and love – just with even prettier packaging.
Affectionately known as the ‘Godfather of hairdressing’, Trevor Sorbie’s premium product range offers clients the chance to properly care for their hair at home. With an abundance of A-list celebrities, plus salons in London, Shanghai and now Dubai – having opened at The Dubai Mall in February 2018 – Trevor ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2018: It’s time to pop the bubbly and light the candled cupcakes as the UAE’s favourite salon & spa chain, Tips & Toes hits the BIG 35… branches that is! With recent openings in Mira Town Centre, Springs Souk, Al Khobar – Saudi Arabia and now City Centre Mirdif, there’s even more venues to enjoy the quality services and innovative treatments you’ve grown to know and love.
From its humble beginnings in Al Fardan, Sharjah in 2005, through to the first international branch launched in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, in July 2018, Tips & Toes has grown steadily in both branches and services to become the largest – and most popular – spa chain In the Middle East.
To celebrate, head to any Tips & ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018: Spanning an elegant bridge between classical and contemporary, the BOSS William Collection closes all generation gaps. Large, easily visible Roman numerals frame the edge of the dial, creating a generous canvas for thoroughly modern timekeeping.
The slenderness of the William watches collection brings elegance and comfort. A further expression of this distinctive design language is the narrow upper surface of the case with its angular character.
The versatile family combines classical color and material combinations with some eye-catching variations for the individualist.
The price for the Hugo Boss William collection is ranges between AED 1000 – AED 1250.
The collection is available across Hour Choice stores ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 16, 2018:
Since its creation, Roberto Cavalli has remained faithful to its Tuscan origins. Through its attachment to refined workmanship and its celebration of the Italian way of life, the fashion house has become synonymous with a certain way of life that blends style, elegance, and glamour.
The Roberto Cavalli aficionados share this form of casual refinement, this sense of natural chic that has always inspired the brand’s designers. Bold and confident, they know what they want and are not afraid to stand out, embracing life and experiencing it fully. To sustain this vision, two exclusive lines of perfumes were designed: Roberto Cavalli Signature for women who never go unnoticed and Roberto Cavalli Uomo, for men who dare ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 15, 2018: This Autumn, relax and unwind in the comfort of your own home with a luxurious range of scented candles, room diffusers and bath and body care, available at Robinsons in Dubai Festival City. With an impressive selection of brands and exquisite fragrances to choose from you will be left feeling truly pampered as you take your senses on a fragrant journey.
Peppermint Grove Australia
Handmade in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, Peppermint Grove Australia captures the remarkable beauty and exquisite charm of Australia and brings luxury and timeless sophistication to modern day contemporary living. Each fragrance has been carefully created to encapsulate a unique part of the Australian landscape and uses only the highest quality products, sourced ......read more
New concept salon opens its doors in JBR Dubai with the aim of redefining beauty through shared value campaigns, promotions and messages. The purpose is to promote the business of beauty as a force for social good and to empower women and transform society
Dubai, UAE, September 15, 2018: Prepare to be blown away from the first time you set foot in VK Beauty Lounge & Bar, the latest premium salon located in Jumeirah Beach Residence. Focusing on hair, make-up and nails, the salon features Greek inspired architecture, bringing to life the magical legends of beauty and love from Greece within its space. Connecting beauty to a cause, VK Beauty Lounge & Bar is giving all women the chance to be glamourous whilst raising awareness around various topics in society. By ......read more
September 12, 2018 - Dubai, UAE:
This autumn, step into the new collection for women with unapologetically British classics, new designs and signature Jack Wills pieces. Think carefully-constructed knitwear, investment-worthy outerwear and iconic, can’t-live-without hoodies. Heritage-inspired pieces paired back with chic sportswear is what Jack Wills does best – for example, take the Stanedge joggers together with a sleek Hillcrest track jacket.
With autumn comes familiar and versatile colour palettes, across everyday essentials from the layer-ready Linwood and Rosefield knits to the down-filled Cartmell jacket. A focus on the technicality of outerwear is particularly prominent, for example, the limited-edition Blythe robe coat warms the ......read more
September 12, 2018 - Dubai, UAE: Talented, young designer Alina Anwar Khan unveils her debut collection under the newly created brand, Alina Anwar Couture – a 17-piece assemblage that draws inspiration from old Hollywood and its Golden Age. Celebrating the most iconic leading ladies ever to grace Tinseltown, including Grace Kelly and Jean Harlow, the collection epitomises romance, glamour, strength and sophistication.
Showcasing timeless elegance with a contemporary edge, the debut collection features floor sweeping gowns, flirtatious feather trims and classic cuts that embody luxury with an enigmatic flair. With a rich and luxuriant palette of rose gold, soft ivory, midnight blue, ruby and emerald, the collection combines opulence and mystery, with a touch of regal ......read more
The Rado Tradition 1965 Auto
Dubai, UAE, September 12, 2018: To know where you’re going, you must first know where you’ve been. The Rado Tradition 1965 is a celebration of Rado design from the past, comprehensively updated for the future. Marrying 60s design with contemporary materials, the Tradition 1965 is a thoroughly modern timepiece with a vintage feel.
Inspired by the Manhattan skyline, the 1965 original sports an unmistakable geometric design, incorporating elements such as rectangular hour and minute markers, a squared day-date complication window and the iconic Rado red anchor at 9 o’clock.
The new Tradition 1965 XL retains this aesthetic while integrating the innovative materials and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 12, 2018: Sukin, Australia’s Number 1 Natural Skincare Brand* has partnered with Jessica Kahawaty; model, lawyer, philanthropist and UAE’s girl next door to support the brands global expansion into the UAE.
Jessica was approached by Sukin because of her genuine love of Sukin skincare, a brand she discovered independently during her time in Australia. Jessica is passionate about chemical-free and natural living, and encourages sustainability efforts to advance social responsibility globally. “Jessica is the perfect partner given her aligned values for natural and eco- friendly living and her strong presence in Australia and UAE” said Tina Randello, Global Marketing Director, Sukin. Her favourite Sukin products (Super Greens Detoxifying ......read more