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New Rimmel mascara capitalises on benefits of Argan Oil

Ashley Lane   |  September 17, 2014

Wonder’full, coming to the UAE in October, is Rimmel’s first-ever mascara with Argan Oil. Wonder’full’s formula dries quickly to prevent lashes from sticking together and aims to leave them feeling conditioned, soft and supple. The mascara will be available in three variants: Classic Black, ... Read more


London’s The Berkeley to host ‘Pret-a-Portea’ – The Jimmy Choo collection

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  September 17, 2014

If you happen to be heading to London this Eid Al Adha, you might want to swing by The Berkeley in Knightsbridge for a fashionable afternoon tea. From 13-19 October, the hotel will be launching its first ‘Pret-a-Portea’ — The Jimmy Choo collection. Cakes, pastries and biscuits will resemble... Read more


Reese Witherspoon bowled over by Lanvin

Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane   |  September 16, 2014

Actress Reese Witherspoon hit the mean streets of Los Angeles this month carrying the Lanvin Trilogy Bowling Bag. Gold versions of the goatskin creation, from the maison’s Hiver pre-collection, are available at boutiques across the UAE from Dh9,205. ... Read more


Damas launches ‘every day’ diamonds

Ashley Lane   |  September 16, 2014

Damas has announced the launch of an exclusive range of jewellery from the diamond brand OneSixEight.The collection, which is now available at all Damas stores throughout the GCC, is designed to be worn every day of the week, for all occasions. Each piece contains a single solitaire diamond, accompanied by... Read more


The ultimate It-bag? Harvey Nichols to launch limited edition Bulgari Serpenti Forever

Selina Denman   |  September 15, 2014

If you’re looking for the ultimate It-bag, Harvey Nichols Dubai may have the answer. From mid-October onwards, the store will be stocking three exclusive versions of Bulgari’s coveted Serpenti Forever bag. The signature frame bag will be available in three shades of python: silver, gold and emerald green,... Read more


Galeries Lafayette celebrates art with new window displays

Nadia El Dasher   |  September 11, 2014

Dubai Mall department store, Galeries Lafayette is celebrating pop art this season with an eye-catching new window display.By combining bold colours, graphic prints and optical illusion, the Paris import tried to embody the epitome of 1980s/1990s flash for their POP’timism campaign.Drop by from now until... Read more


Moschino’s sell-out Fast Fashion collection back in UAE stores

Selina Denman   |  September 10, 2014

Jeremy Scott’s much-anticipated debut collection for Moschino didn’t disappoint. For autumn/winter 2014/2015, the new creative director of the ever-playful brand presented McDonalds-inspired outfits (complete with Happy Hour bags), chocolate wrapper gowns, SpongeBob sweaters and coats emblazoned with the ... Read more


Salma Hayek dazzles at Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet premiere

Selina Denman   |  September 9, 2014

Salma Hayek sported a sleek, python-embossed Christopher Kane dress at the Toronto Film Festival premiere of Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet, an animated project based on the bestselling book of poetry.The dress was part of Christopher Kane’s pre-fall 2014 collection and consists of a black stretch-jacquard... Read more


JetSet announces latest Hollwood hairstylist to visit the UAE

Nadia El Dasher   |  September 10, 2014

Dubai salon, JetSet, has seen many world-renowned stylists and colourists in the past few seasons.The latest addition to their star-studded roster is Hollywood hair stylist, Yoshi Hagiwara, who will be available for appointments from September 21 to 27.Trained in Tokyo and with 30 years experience, Hagiwara has worked ... Read more


Sarah Jessica Parker and Cindy Chao collaborate

Nadia El Dasher   |  September 9, 2014

What do you get when a fashion darling collaborates with a contemporary fine jewellery artist? A one-of-a-kind “Ballerina Butterfly”.The brooch, which will be auctioned at Sotheby’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite Sale on 7 October, was the result of Sarah Jessica Parker’s eye for... Read more