x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 29 July 2017

Five things to do today: the Market of Everything and second hand designer shopping

Head to the Market of Everything and go second hand designer shopping in the same area at the House of Glamz.

The Market of Everything. Courtesy: Traffic
The Market of Everything. Courtesy: Traffic

head to the Market of Everything to buy, sell, trade, rent, lend or donate furniture, books, music, art, food, clothes, toys, cars, instruments, etc. This community project supports social sustainability through the exchange and recycling of belongings. From 11am to 10pm, Traffic, Umm Suqeim Road, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 347 0209, www.viatraffic.org

catch Looking Is Not Seeing, an exhibition of portraits that features the works of 25 local and regional artists. The exhibition is open to both men and women. from 9am-9pm, The Art Centre, Dubai Ladies Club, Dubai, 04 349 9922, www.funoon.ae

participate in Affordable Art Night at XVA Gallery and see works including photos, sculptures, oil on canvas and more. Everything is priced at Dh6,000 or lower. From 6pm to 9pm, XVA Gallery, Building 7, DIFC Gate Village, Dubai, 04 358 5117, www.xvagallery.com

visit the House of Glamz and find new and preloved designer bags, clothes, shoes and accessories. From 9am to 7pm, Objects & Elements showroom, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai, 04 323 6182

take part in the Little Explorers Mums' Coffee Club and hear from Lesley Cully, the founder of Buckle Up in the Back, as well as the midwife Cecile de Scally, who will offer their perspectives on child rearing. From 9am to 10am, 10.30am to 11.30am or noon to 1pm; Dh50 includes free beverages and an hour of structured play at Little Explorers for an accompanying child between the ages of 2 and 7, Playnation, Mirdif City Centre, Dubai, www.facebook.com/playnationme