Jennifer Lopez wears couture by Michael Cinco to the American Music Awards

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  November 30, 2015

Jennifer Lopez was resplendent at the American Music Awards in an ombre couture gown by Dubai-based designer Michael Cinco. The 46-year-old singer and actress sparkled in video clips that Cinco posted on his private Facebook page. The footage, at the time of writing, had been viewed more than 36,000 times with nearly... Read more

Julia Milan reveals exclusive design for UAE National Day

Hafsa Lodi   |  November 29, 2015

To celebrate UAE National Day, Dubai-based Slovakian fashion designer Julia Milan has created a limited edition dress named “Four Four” in honour of the nation’s 44th anniversary. The ensemble consists of a skirt and long vest piece, featuring black, white and red burqa icons, along with bold... Read more

Actress Margot Robbie in The Empty Quarter

Sarah Maisey   |  November 26, 2015

Actress Margot Robbie has been visiting the Liwa desert in Rub Al Khali (The Empty Quarter), as part of the launch of the new British Airways London-Abu Dhabi service.The shoot found Robbie resplendent in a gown from British (of course) designer Burberry’s Prorsum collection, and the Australian actress was... Read more

‘Proud to be Emirati” limited edition watches

Sarah Maisey   |  November 26, 2015

Watch makers Franck Muller have created a limited edition collection of watches to mark the 44th National Day celebrations.Marked with the names of all seven emirates, the colours of the flag, and even the UAE emblem, a falcon, they are designed exclusively for this region.Entitled “Proud to be Emirati”... Read more

Kuwaiti actress Haya Abdulsalem announced as new face of Garnier

Hafsa Lodi   |  November 22, 2015

Garnier has just appointed Kuwaiti actress and director Haya Abdulsalem as the brand ambassador for its skincare division, Garnier Skin Naturals. The brand lists Abdulsalem’s natural beauty, sense of humour and free spirit to be a great reflection of the Garnier ethos. “Haya perfectly captures the... Read more

S*uce and Vanina launch the Bar a Bijoux concept

Ashley Lane   |  November 18, 2015

S*uce has collaborated with Joanne Hayek and Tatiana Fayad, the women behind the accessories label Vanina, to launch the Bar a Bijoux jewel bar. The concept offers more than 100 gold plated charms and baubles, allowing for customers to create a personalised pair of earrings, necklace or bracelet. These items make for... Read more

Shine with Mulberry’s Metallics collection this festive season

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  November 17, 2015

Mulberry is in a reflective mood this party season. Staples from the luxury brand, including the Bayswater bag and Piccadilly phone cover, have been given a metallic makeover and are now available at boutiques across the UAE. For affordable pouches and keyrings, check out the Mini Lily range and to spoil your designer ... Read more

The Nail Spa celebrates UAE National Day with burqaa nail art

Hafsa Lodi   |  November 16, 2015

For UAE National Day, The Nail Spa (TNS) is giving a glamorous update to the iconic burqaa image, as an ode to traditional Emirati culture. In the weeks leading up to UAE National Day, the salon is offering burqaa nail art, which women can have painted on their nails in the red, white, black and green colours of the... Read more

Kiehl’s launches limited edition products for UAE National Day

Hafsa Lodi   |  November 16, 2015

Kiehl’s has collaborated with London-based design boutique Ilovedust to create Dubai-themed packaging, just in time for UAE National Day. The limited edition collection, called Kiehl’s Loves Dubai, includes some of the brand’s signature skin creams. Artists Mark Graham and Ben Beach of Ilovedust... Read more

Virtual Style Pod set to launch at The Galleria

Hafsa Lodi   |  November 15, 2015

The Galleria on Al Maryah Island has just announced its latest initiative: a dressing room, which requires neither undressing nor jumbles of hangers. The fashion-meets-technology initiative gives shoppers the opportunity to select clothing options on a screen, and then view images of themselves wearing the garments... Read more