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Baume & Mercier introduces the Clifton 10054

Sarah Maisey   |  August 27, 2015

This one is for the gentlemen out there. Swiss watch maker Baume & Mercier have added a sleek new addition to their Clifton Automatic collection: the Clifton 10054. The new timepiece has been described as “taut and elegant”, and boasts a 41mm diameter face, is water resistant to a depth of 50m and... Read more

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Yataghan unveils its latest collection

Hafsa Lodi   |  August 27, 2015

Dubai-based photographer and jewellery designer Sarah Abudawood first launched Yataghan in 2006, and since then, has shown a certain maturity in her design aesthetic. Her latest pieces include a delicate bangle and diamond-studded pendant, both combining classic Arabic culture with a modern, minimalist theme. Aiming... Read more

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Kat Von D on personal style, online makeup tutorials, and her favourite tattoo

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  August 27, 2015

Tattoo artist and star of reality television show LA Ink, Kat Von D is a woman on a mission — to bring long-lasting, high-impact make-up to the region. From September, the 33-year-old’s eponymous brand will be available exclusively at Sephora across the UAE and online here.Best-known for her trademark... Read more

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Top Five: Shoes

Sarah Maisey   |  August 26, 2015

With so many trends and micro trends hitting the stores, keeping track can become overwhelming. We’ve chosen our top five favourite shoes for the week and offer some cool styling tips to go with them.1. Lacing is such a strong look this fall. Mix with an eclectic tribal feel for tassled glory. Lace up shoe,... Read more

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Kat Von D make-up available in the UAE next week

Maryam Al Shamsi   |  August 26, 2015

Celebrity tattoo artist Kat Von D made her mark on the UAE make-up scene earlier this week by previewing her self-titled range which will be available at Sephora stores from next week.Von D’s range includes eyeliners, lipsticks, eyeshadows and foundations. The collection — making its debut outside the US ... Read more

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Aurelie Bidermann jewellery available at StyleBop.com

Sarah Maisey   |  August 24, 2015

After months spent inside, hiding from the weather, it’s good to be able to reconnect with the outside world now and again. Try these delicate, nature inspired pieces by Aurelie Bidermann, who has created charmingly off-kilter pieces like the jewel encrusted beetles or four leaf clovers. The gold feather... Read more

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Celebratory jalabiyas from Nayomi for Emirati Women’s Day on August 28

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  August 24, 2015

Specialists in nightwear, Nayomi, is marking Emirati Women’s Day on August 28, with a limited edition range of jalabiyas. Flick through our slideshow of designs, some of which are hooded and all of which have traditional Arabic embroidery to the neckline. The floor-length pieces are available now in Nayomi... Read more

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The Modest Channel: newest YouTube video from the Islamic Fashion & Design Council

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  August 24, 2015

The IFDC, or Islamic Fashion & Design Council, has released another weekly vlog on YouTube. Click here to see the entire series of short videos hosted by the organisation’s chairwoman Alia Khan. This week’s vignette focuses on the business school concept of ‘strategic intent’. Other... Read more

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Marios Schwab’s new collection now available at S*uce

Sarah Maisey   |  August 24, 2015

Marios Schwab’s latest body of work arrives at S*uce, in the shape of his fall/winter collection. Schwab once again returns to his favourite source of inspiration: the construction of the human body. From overscaled organza exoskeletons to nude dresses with arterial detailing, these pieces are as unusual as... Read more

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Tips & Toes giveaway on Emirati Women’s Day, August 28

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  August 20, 2015

In celebration of Emirati Women’s Day on August 28, Tips and Toes salons across the UAE will have a special giveaway.Ladies will receive a complimentary Tito nail polish, in one of the colours making up the UAE flag, for every ‘Treatment of the Month’ booked on that day. Sheikha Fatima bint... Read more

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