A DIFFERENT VISION
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: In April 2017, the eyewear retailer and eyecare specialist Grand Optics is celebrating 20 years in the Middle East.
Since Grand Optics’ inception in 1997, by the founder & CEO Shawqi Ghanem, the company has been fully dedicated to their clientele and focused to further strengthen its position as the trend-setting and most trusted optical services provider in the region. Throughout its twenty years, Grand Optics has captured the imagination of customers across the UAE, Oman, Egypt, Bahrain, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Qatar – and has offered the latest styles in eyewear and the most advanced technology in eyewear.
Having started with one dedicated showroom in Dubai in 1997, Grand Optics has developed more than 60 unique concept stores in prime ......read more
On the beautiful occasion of Mother’s Day, Swarovski collaborated with Saudi Social Media star, Bayan Linjawi, to host a lovely Mother’s Day Event in KSA. The event took place on the 15th of March in Riyadh. During the event, Bayan also indulged in an intimate Q & A session that gave guests the opportunity to discover more about her life. Adding to the ambiance of the event was a violinist who was belting out some soothing tunes at the event.
Some highlights of the event were the customization corner where guests decorated lovely greeting cards with special stickers, a photo-booth where they had a gala time taking fun pictures at and the special Snapchat filter created for the event. Spring Rose were responsible for the beautiful blue flowers adorning the venue and also the beautiful gift boxes offered at the Faisaliah ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: The urban romanticism and eclecticism that Creative Director Alessandro Michele has infused into his collections has redefined Gucci’s codes and creativity. His distinctive and contemporary aesthetic favors gender fluidity, rich embellishments, and an unconventional vibe, all blended liberally and unexpectedly. As seen on the runway, eyewear is part of the House’s new aesthetic. Over 250 new styles developed annually feature the brand’s iconic motifs alongside novelty details, making the offering extremely versatile for the contemporary tastemaker.
FROM THE RUNWAY
WOMEN’S S/S 2017 FASHION SHOW
For spring summer 2017, the spirit of Seventies is visible on four oversized styles featuring classic colors or unexpected transparencies, with macro GG gold ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 4, 2017: Playful and romantic with a modern edge, the bebe spring 2017 campaign follows its muse through her downtown Los Angeles neighborhood and captures her daydreaming of her new love. Lying on her bed in her minimalist loft, sitting at a chic café and walking the city streets en route to a rendezvous, she goes about her daily life with a sense of enamored longing in an aspirational urban world. The setting features landmark and niche spots in the L.A. Arts District with an emphasis on outdoor locations for a light, springtime feel, creating contrast between the city backdrop and the flowy dresses, moody floral prints and soft, textured fabrications of bebe’s spring collection.
Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2017: Homegrown swimwear brand COÉGA Sunwear has launched its first Spring/Summer 2017 conservative swimwear collection exclusively for ladies looking for additional sun protection and comfort whilst in or around the beach and pool.
The versatile and stylish swimwear, which comes in a range of SPF50 mix and match tunics, swim trousers and swim shaelas, is available in two flattering colourways, a subdued black (available in sizes UK 6-20) and a subtle burgundy which has an attractive paisley print detailing along the sides (available in sizes UK 6-18).
The SS17 collection has been carefully designed using superior Italian swim fabrics and expertly constructed in the UAE, with the outstanding COÉGA Sunwear Sport Shaelas made using a revolutionary mild fabric, specially designed to be light ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 20, 2017: Roderer, a Dubai-headquartered luxury brand, have partnered with Harvey Nichols Riyadh. The luxury, leather good and accessories brand, will showcase a range of bespoke accessories available at Harvey Nichols Riyadh, in the prestigious Al Faisaliah District, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
The collaboration highlights the increasing growth of Roderer as a designer brand and marks its first major venture into Saudi Arabia, one of the leading markets for luxury brands in the Middle East.
“Alfa International Company has always thrived in introducing the best of the world’s market to its customers. Roderer is a high quality and prestigious leather goods and accessories brand with which we partner to offer classy, day-to-day essentials for men. This segment has always been ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2017: Homegrown swimwear brand COÉGA Sunwear is encouraging everyone to ‘Go Ahead, Love the Sun’ with its new Spring Summer 2017 collection. Proudly made in the UAE, all COÉGA swimwear offers essential SPF50 sun protection and comes in a wonderful variety of fresh colourways and appealing styles perfect for carefree beach days. A great addition to the 2017 collection is a new YOUTH swimwear range designed specifically for boys aged between 8-12 years and girls aged between 8-14 years. So now the whole family can go ahead and love the sun!
Comfortable, sun-safe swimwear is at the heart of the COÉGA Sunwear collection, together with providing fun, functional and easy-to-wear designs for people who enjoy an active life. Comprising of hats and flap caps (new for 2017), ......read more
Marni Eyewear Collection, exclusively available at Grand Optics
The Marni Eyewear Collection combines geometric lines and contrasting volumes, in a sophisticated color scheme.
Acetate and metal combine in perfect harmony to create a unisex pilot model featuring simple, timeless lines that scream craftsmanship and elegance.
Available in black, white/brown and green/black.
Geometric lines and contrasting volumes are at the heart of this multi-sided model, where the bright colors of the front section are the undisputed star of the show.
The sophisticated color scheme includes: black, brick red and ice.
Differing shapes and the juxtaposition of different colors create a sophisticated and playful feel. The transparency of the mask front section in acetate contrasts with the soft, ......read more
The exclusive Chloé Children collection is now enriched by Daisy, a lively style dedicated to the most fashionable little girls.
The miniature version of one of the most iconic Chloé models features a trendy round shape and subtle metal details.
Retro-inspired, the frame is adorned with an elegant logo plaque on both temples.
Dreamy pastel palette: Rose Havana, Aqua, Pink, Peach and Yellow.
Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2017: Introducing bebe's flirty, festive new collection filled with iconic glamour & striking design. It's undeniably bebe, with an of-the-moment vibe to inspire your style.
In 2017 bebe takes a fresh approach to its branding campaign with playful, relatable imagery that embraces authenticity. Embracing the spirit of the season, bebe headed to the Arabian Ranches to provide an upscale backdrop for bebe’s campaign shoot. Reflecting this mood, the collection is composed of bold colors, metallic tones, rich embroidery, lavish details, rebellious embellishment and strong, iconic styles featuring sensual details.
Some secrets are better shared, we are now online… Go online or in stores to buy this collection.
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2017: Madonna wearing a pair of black cat-eye Salvatore Ferragamo sunglasses at "Billboard Women In Music", New York.
This cat-eye silhouette features sharp-cut lenses and a unique color palette. The combination of different acetate elements creates a color blocked effect inspired by the fashion world. The dynamic design is enhanced by the special structure of the metal bridge.
Available in Black, Dark Havana/Green, Light Havana/Red and Blue/Ivory.
Dubai, UAE, January 10, 2017: Homegrown swimwear brand COÉGA Sunwear is continuing to broaden its support of community-led water sport activities across the region by partnering with the 8th Annual Around The World Charity Paddle (ATWCP) scheduled to take place on Saturday 28th January at Sunset Beach, in Jumeirah Dubai.
Organized by Surf House Dubai, the ATWCP is a 30 kilometer paddle around the Nakheel World Islands, an archipelago of manmade islands off the stunning Dubai coastline and is being held in support of the UAE Red Crescent.
The non-competitive event is open to all non-motorized man-powered water craft including SUP, Surf Ski, Kayak, Prone Paddling, Outrigger Canoe and Dragon Boats, and entrants are anticipated to take between 4-6 hours to complete the endurance course depending on their speed and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 31, 2016: Brand's latest ad campaign featuring the carnival collection, has perfectly reflected spirit of the season. It's full of inspiring silhouettes – a quintessentially playful fashion. The shoot starring Polish Top Model show contestants captures them playing stylish glam partiers.
Reserved Carnival Collection features the trendiest velvets and velours. Cult fabrics where incorporated to the designs in many different ways, like pleated flawless dresses for example. Glamorous evening feel is provided by light knits and elegant, smooth textiles with lace details. Collection has a classic color palette: mainly black, navy and red, but there are some silver, asymmetrical dresses with girly flounces too. For the brave ones, Reserved has prepared some unusual sets: sporty pants with a tiny ......read more
GIFT AN ANIMAL A HOME, THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
Dubai, UAE, December 24, 2016: Fashion retailer bebe partners with the local association Emirates Animal Welfare Society (EAWS), to raise awareness for animal welfare in the United Arab Emirates.
The fashion brand bebe joined forces with the animal rights association EAWS to launch their #bebebesties campaign featuring local key opinion leaders. The influential women dressed to impress in bebe, each showcasing their individual styles, and came together to promote a good cause: animal welfare.
Posed with abandoned and rescued pets, the honorable women from all walks of life demonstrated their love for all animals alike, promoting their protection, as well as helping to prevent animal cruelty and abuse, as well as to prohibit illegal trade of wild ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 20, 2016
In celebration of bebe’s 10th year anniversary in the UAE, the brand unveiled the new Holiday 2016 Collection at the bebe store in The Dubai Mall, hosted by Shereen Mitwalli.
Guests attended the festive evening with a fashion presentation, in the store’s shimmering setting, and were invited to discover the Holiday 2016 Collection, composed of sparkling cocktail wear and glamourous gowns. The attendees were introduced to the new fashion collection, showcasing a wide array of celebratory attire and playful party looks, designed for the special festive season.
Fashion retailer bebe will celebrates 10 years in the United Arab Emirates, with a total of 10 stand-alone stores in the market.
bebe is the go-to destination for chic, contemporary fashion. The brand evokes a mindset - an ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2016: bebe stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) Embracing the spirit of the season, we headed to the hills to provide an upscale rustic backdrop for bebe’s holiday 2016 campaign. The setting feels like anywhere from Mammoth to the Pacific Northwest to Upstate New York. To truly capture the essence of the holidays, we created interior and outdoor environments that appear seasonal in a chic, understated way, with white candles in mercury glasses, white string lights, beautiful autumn floral arrangements and a tasteful Christmas tree. To incorporate New Year’s Eve celebration elements, we also included an evening shoot with a playful, glamorous vibe true to bebe’s origins. The overall feel is definitely elevated and aspirational yet still accessible, a natural progression from fall 2016. ......read more
“On my eighteenth birthday, my father gave me a Dupont lighter. Like many young men of my generation, this gift marked an important milestone: the start of adulthood. I remember opening the packaging and immediately feeling the cold metal and weight of the brass in the palm of my hand. I remember admiring it, taking in every last detail. Then, I opened and closed the cap over and over again, just to hear the famous “cling”.
I could never have imagined that this gift would pave the way for my path to one day cross with that of the French Maison which manufactured this piece that I was so proud to own. I wasn’t even close to understanding the technical complexity of this little metal bar or imagining the hours of work put in by the artisans and technicians involved in its manufacture and was ......read more
An exclusive presentation was held on November 24th to showcase MICHAEL Michael Kors Holiday 2017 collection and the Michael Kors x Fuji Film Collaboration
Mod Silhouettes and Tactile Richness Combine In this Delivery, Conjuring a Glamorous Part Spirit for Holiday
Mod Silhouettes and Tactile Richness Combine
In this Delivery, Conjuring a Glamorous Part Spirit for Holiday. Billowing Bell Sleeves And Flares Start The Season on A 70’s-Inspired Note, While a Velvet Tuxedo Takes Center Stage In Statement Cinnabar Red. Lace Insets Instill Culottes and Blouses With A Flirty Newness.
Outerwear gets Seriously Opulent in Bright, Textural Faux Fur. Timeless Staples Are Lavishly Renewed with Crystal Embellishments. Plush Quilted-Leather Satchels, Sequined Clutches and Peep-Toe Ankle Boots Finish Looks ......read more
A mix of urban pieces where we can find biker double-sides, structured coats, skirts with pushpins and XL boots.
A Return of the Black and White Colors but other tones are rescued such the red. Mix of textures: tulle, velvet, wool, leather or denim.
The combination of this different materials result in original looks, where the accessories have an important protagonism.
Next to the Eighties, it could find denim jacket lined on the inside with lamp leather and pushpins in bags, and shoes.
Long boots, leather bootie and moccasins coming back to set trends even in the most risky outfits.
The MADE part uses the interesting story of the 990 to drive its story of US manufacturing heritage.
The 990 story sets a premium tone for the series, and presents it as a platform for story-telling and brand collaborations.
The opening is referenced from the NB MADE brand guide, so the facts and data used are official.
Tone: premium, proud and confident of the US made heritage, as per the NB MADE brand guide.
Focuses on the street relevance and evolution of the model from creation to 20th anniversary.
Tells CT300 tech and story while projecting a vintage classic image.
About New Balance:
New Balance, headquartered in Boston, MA has the following mission: Demonstrating responsible leadership, we build global brands that athletes are proud to wear, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 26, 2016: Autumnal face of Street Fashion line is an answer to any city dweller's needs. It's made for those wanting comfortable, effortless and easy-to-wear street style clothes, while remaining trendy and fairly individualistic. Reserved designer team offers a well balanced mix of the casual, the sporty and the elegant.
Woman’s line gently turns from 1970's-inspired esthetics that has dominated the summer fashion looks, into updated cuts, refreshed color palette, and a whole new group of reinvented classics. Main character in this story is the normcore style, which became much more feminine and sexy. Think: fitted jeans shirts, skinny pants, tight dresses and mini skirts, simply anything that's simple, eye-catching, and figure-emphasizing. Ageless classics like black&white ......read more
This season is characterised by three key trends: modernised tailoring, military influences version 2.0 and urban garments with a casual air.
The photographer Gregory Harris visits Harlem to capture the reality of its streets with Vinnie Woolston, George Barnett, Matthew Bell and David Agbodji.
Concept and minimalist tailoring is the essence of the New Tailored style.
Military Utility presents a more vintage style if military inspiration, featuring renewed basics such as the bomber jacket and the parka.
A casual and minimalist style based on comfort defines Urban Leisure. A line with technical characteristics in fabrics such as nylon, where denim and casual-inspired garments take centre stage.
Bershka´s menswear collection emphasizes on black as a total look for this season. Black as a color is not only iconic in the fashion world, but this winter will be one of the main shades in your daily outfit choices. Combing basics like shirts with a sporty hoodie and jogging trousers, playing with new fittings such as the long fit, and layering.
Press Play to Party is Bershka’s new Christmas collection for Man & Woman showcasing the coolest looks of the season
You don’t need an excuse to organise a party in the company of your favourite people. Press Play to Party sets off party season, our favourite time of year.
Now’s the time to go for an outfit that brings together the best looks of the year. Bershka’s Christmas collection radiates bold sophistication with a retro street vibe; where colour, shapes and materials take the starring roles. Pieces are designed to dress up and show yourself off in high-shine, velvet and sequins. We’re back to focusing on the most important trends in fashion and music from the eighties and nineties.
Most of the collection is influenced by nineties pop and glitter. Black and ......read more
Oysho presents “Digital Future”, its new fitness collection inspired by a technological, futuristic aesthetic.
A futuristic essence blends with the ath–luxury trend for a fitness collection that features Premium details.
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: The collection is inspired by a modern and demanding female athlete, who is full of energy and running towards the future to reach all of her goals.
All-over prints, colour blocking and silver and reflective details are the highlights of outfits based on primary colours such as black, grey and white.
Optical illusions in fabrics are mixed with subtle shine in garments such as shorts, T-shirts and leggings, which are fitted to the body, creating an aesthetic of futuristic performance.
In terms of designs, Oysho is focusing on new cuts ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: In fall 2016 bebe stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) takes a fresh approach to its branding campaign with playful, relatable imagery that embraces authenticity. The campaign, is a narrative following two girlfriends on their weekend escape from the city to a hilltop hideaway, sharing an intimate look at their journey together and their preparations for a fun night ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2016: For its new Eyewear Collection, Etro, a brand historically synonymous with Italian-made elegance, demonstrates passion for prints and craftsmanship. Iconic Paisley, unusual color combinations and fine materials, combined with modern and sophisticated designs, evoke the world of Etro, where creativity, innovation and tradition come together in perfect ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2016: The new Chloè eyewear collection represents sheer elegance, grace and femininity, which can be seen in the vintage shapes and retro styles with ‘70s appeal. Sophisticated colorations enhance elegant silhouettes with a contemporary edge.
This round, glamorous Jackson model is a sophisticated expression of the Chloé spirit with distinct ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 10, 2016: Sandro, Paris’ chic and edgy street-style inspired brand, announces the opening of its second boutique in Saudi Arabia. Following the launch of the brand’s first store earlier this year in Jeddah, Sandro has opened its second location in Riyadh’s Al Faisaliah Mall. The boutique will launch with the brand’s Autumn/Winter ‘16 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: Centrepoint, the region’s largest fashion retailer for the family, has made shopping more exciting with the launch of the ‘CENTREPOINT SHOPPING FIESTA’ across its UAE stores. The campaign was kicked off this week on 23rd October and will continue to wow customers with fabulous deals in store over a two week period until 5th ......read more
The boldest young people are huge fans of the outdoors and the main stars in the new Bershka collection.
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: The new Autumn-Winter collection introduces key pieces inspired by the latest trends. Outer layers, reworked patterns, loose-fit pieces and new ergonomic materials are the biggest selling point for this collection, designed for the most active young ......read more
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 25, 2016: To celebrate the official opening of its first INGIE Paris store in Riyadh, Ingie Chalhoub, Creative Director of the French fashion label, hosted an event in the newest INGIE Paris boutique located in Kingdom Centre - Riyadh.
Key socialites, fashion bloggers and press attended the show to discovered a preview of the INGIE Paris Fall Winter 2016 ......read more
Gaspard, Émile, Oscar, Félix, Marius, Clément, and Lucien...
Each and every woman now has her own French lover!
Whether you like them Skinny, Slim, Straight or Boyfriend... Promod Boutique Française’s denim collection is just about to include 7 indispensable designs. 7 cuts of perfectly fitted known-by-name jeans. The mere essence of French-style chic denim.
Gaspard, Emile, ......read more
Centrepoint’s seasonal collection will make heads turn with styles and silhouettes that are perfect for the Fall fashion wardrobe.
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2016: Centrepoint has the latest in fashion inspiration for this fall. As the days turn darker and colours take on a soft muted glow, Centrepoint turns up the style quotient with a collection designed to woo the region’s ......read more
“The Enchanted Dawn”
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2016: A silver lamé dress, as weightless as the moon light caressing your skin. Another, a powder mesh, thread so delicate it could be woven from the morning dew. A long organza dress, the colour of every summer morning from mauve to orange, in soft hues of the dawn. A sheer jersey, the golden rays of sunlight as day breaks, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2016
New Fitness line and brand new #hashtag especially for Calzedonia's latest Autumn/Winter fitwear collection!
All the leggings feature flat seams, breathable fabrics and LYCRA SPORT fibre technology to deliver maximum comfort during sports activities.
In particular, the range will focus on technical performance, already tested by the brand on other ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 12, 2016: Lost between East and West Collection presents a veritable inspiration for Marmar Halim’s autumn/winter 2017 evening and day wear collection.
Combining classical and modern influences, Marmar Halim’s designs harmonize both cultures to exude top feminine flair with utmost elegance and beauty.
The main colors in the A/W collection ......read more
‘Fun & Sophisticated’ is the focus for Chic Outlet Shopping® this season as its Collection of Villages become #destinationhappy
Dubai, UAE, October 5, 2016: Chic Outlet Shopping® by Value Retail has unveiled its Fall/Winter 2016 campaign featuring a new creative collaboration with legendary photographer Ellen von Unwerth. The high-fashion campaign celebrates ......read more
In October 2016, fashion retailer bebe will celebrate 10 years in the United Arab Emirates, with a total of 10 stand-alone stores in the market.
bebe is the go-to destination for chic, contemporary fashion. The brand evokes a mindset - an attitude, not an age. Designed for the confident, sexy, modern woman, bebe is a global label that embodies a sensual, sophisticated lifestyle. bebe currently ......read more
Supermodel Gigi Hadid is taking the ‘TommyXGigi’ collection around the world on her ‘#TogetherTour,’ getting inspired by each city’s unique twist on the collection’s signature style.
Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces that supermodel Gigi Hadid will travel to Dubai on October 10, 2016, as part of her ......read more
The new Bershka campaign represents a bold attitude for young people breaking the fashion rulebook
Dubai, UAE, September 28, 2016: Bershka knows how to distill the essence of young people, with a curious, edgy and formidable spirit, into a look-book that brings together the boldest trends of the last three decades. Past, present and future converge in a fashion going beyond ......read more
UAE & Bahrain, September 22, 2016: TKD Lingerie held a day-long celebration (Tuesday 20th September) to commemorate the opening of its first Bahrain boutique in Al Aali Shopping Complex. Throughout the day customers were welcomed into the boutique to discover the new, and carefully selected, Autumn Winter collection, and to meet the TKD team.
With its warm and inviting ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2016: Yours Clothing is proud to introduce the chic Autumn/Winter 2016 collection, taking inspiration from key trends found on this season’s catwalks and adapting them for the plus size market.
This season we have introduced an easy to wear transitional trend – Scarlett Woman. Dropping a splash of red into black casual wear, formal wear and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2016: Influenced by the theatrical works of the Bloomsbury artists and 20s decadence PORTRAIT IN BLACK celebrates the artisan. Highlights include: PHOEBE bonded leather jacket, FRIDA prismatic floral print dress and the CARINA dress in blush. Handcrafted and painterly prints prevail alongside new fabric techniques. Indigo, soft blues, slate shades, blushed rose and ......read more
Centrepoint’s seasonal collection will make heads turn with styles and silhouettes that are perfect for the Fall fashion wardrobe.
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2016: Centrepoint has the latest in fashion inspiration for this fall. As the days turn darker and colours take on a soft muted glow, Centrepoint turns up the style quotient with a collection designed to woo the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2016:
The countdown has now started for the first celebrity signature capsule collection for Calzedonia Group brands!
Sexy, on-trend, evoking exclusive DJ sets and cool nights!
#ritaoraXtezenis – IN STORES from 1 November 2016
6 iconic, totally black pieces.
“I immediately loved the Tezenis team’s energy, their emphasis on fashion ......read more
Zayn Malik Wears Custom Hilfiger Denim
Tommy Hilfiger announces that singer Zayn Malik, wore Hilfiger Denim while out in New York with his girlfriend, international supermodel Gigi Hadid on September 10, 2016
Malik wore a black graphic t-shirt from the limited-edition Hilfiger Denim capsule collection designed for EXHIBITIONISM, The Rolling Stones.
The Hilfiger Denim capsule ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 15, 2016: While the 90’s trend is sweeping across female fashion, menswear has taken a more decidedly elegant approach, absorbing inspiration for the AW16 lines from the counterculture of the 1960’s.
Statement checks and stripes, a tan-dominated palette and retro shapes which,, include high necks are key. Layering gives the look a modern ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 15, 2016: As the days get shorter and the weather slightly cooler, those of us living in the Middle East breathe a sigh of relief as the sweltering summer starts to fade away. This transition signals an upcoming season of more bearable autumn-winter months and gives us a new excuse to fill our wardrobes with New Look’s key trendy pieces straight from the ......read more
NEW YORK, September 15, 2016: Love and luxury—some things are seasonless. Others, like fresh florals, help bridge the gap between sand dunes and snow drifts. Happily, Michael Kors is offering all of the above in Ready-to-Wear, Ready to Go—specially chosen, just-off-the-runway styles available for purchase immediately following the Spring 2017 Runway Show in select Michael Kors ......read more
WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT THE FOLLOWING WOMEN AND MEN WORE MICHAEL KORS TO THE SPRING 2017 MICHAEL KORS COLLECTION RUNWAY SHOW ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2016, AT SPRING STUDIOS IN NEW YORK, NY.
Emily Blunt: Maritime denim wool jacquard jacket and pant, maritime and white polka dot silk georgette blouse, all from the Resort 2017 Michael Kors Collection with a green snakeskin ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2016: Koton is adding a splash of fresh, crisp air to its younger-focused fashion this season with its beautiful, retro-inspired AW16 Ole Collection. Enchanting silhouettes, high-quality fabrics and chic, on-trend designs are combined to create a line that promises to satisfy the fashion demands of even the fussiest fashionista!
Channeling the top ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2016: Koton’s AW16 Men’s Collection embraces the region’s cooler months, instilling a distinct British sophistication into the tailored line while the casual collection exudes a modern, urban feel ensuring that even classic, daywear pieces are given an interesting, edgy twist.
Koton’s more sophisticated AW16 line is ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2016: Koton’s luxurious AW16 Collection tells the story of an intriguing Bohemian Winter’s Tale by using a rich selection of fabrics, decadent hues, interesting textures and classic silhouettes to wrap up in during the cooler, winter months.
The first theme, Country Spirit, draws on cozy evenings spent next to the fire after a day ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2016: COÉGA Sunwear has marked its 3rd collaboration with leading sports retailer Sun & Sand Sports by unveiling a stylish range of high quality UPF 50 swimwear exclusively for ladies.
The Autumn / Winter 16 capsule collection, which includes Slim-Kinis, Rashguards and Swim Tights, has been constructed using superior swim fabrics and is ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 8, 2016: A sophisticated aesthetic with modern style. The new Salvatore Ferragamo eyewear collection combines tradition with innovation and elegance with functionality to create frames that are an exclusive symbol of style and personality.
This masculine style features a boxy frame front with a thick acetate profile. The bold design is accented with a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 7, 2016: Following on from the success of the recent collection, G-Star RAW has again joined forces with DJ/producer Eva Shaw, resulting in a special edition pair of sunglasses: the Big Booler Wilton (GS653S).
Based on our iconic Fat Wilton style, this special edition iteration has been reworked with a slightly larger front and green-colored mirrored lenses. Only ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 7, 2016:
On 20 September 2016, the Calzedonia Group’s new auditorium will transform into the stage for the Tezenis Show.
The runway will transform into a performance and an evening of absolute firsts.
It’s the first time that Tezenis has created a capsule collection with a celebrity, #ritaoraXtezenis, available in stores 1 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 6, 2016: Dubai’s fashion elite have a chic new shopping destination in town as Al Futtaim group announces the launch of French fashion house, ba&sh, which will open its doors in Dubai’s City Walk at the end of September.
Since its launch in 2003, the ba&sh label created by best friends and co-founders, Barbara Boccara and Sharon ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 5, 2016:
Play the first ever Paul Smith mobile game inspired by the dinosaur print from the men’s and women’s Autumn/Winter 2016 collections. Available now from the App Store and Google Play.
Dinosaurs have escaped from the Paul Smith runway!
After featuring as a bold print on shirts, knitwear and accessories in the Autumn/Winter 2016 men’s ......read more
~ ALDO collaborates with Red Crescent UAE to launch: The #Aldosolemates Event ~
Dubai, UAE, September 1, 2016: With the right shoes, they say you can conquer the world. How about helping someone to conquer if not the world the unending miles that they need to take every day to get a pail of drinkable water. How would you feel if you knew the shoes you’ve never really worn taking ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 31, 2016: In September 2016 bebe stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) takes a fresh approach to its branding campaign with playful, relatable imagery that embraces authenticity. The campaign, Fall Escape, is a narrative following two girlfriends on their weekend escape from the city to a hilltop hideaway, sharing an intimate look at their journey together and their preparations for ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 31, 2016: Anya Hindmarch is delighted to announce the opening of their first store in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The 125 square metre store opened on August 18th 2016 in the Kingdom Centre, a unique luxury shopping destination which joined the existing 45 Anya Hindmarch stores and 150 wholesale accounts worldwide. The space features treatment inspired by the ‘Do ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 18, 2016: Fashion retailer bebe launches e-commerce website www.bebearabia.com, for the Middle East in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman and Bahrain.
Online shoppers will now be able to shop with ease and confidence by clicking on the newly designed website, to discover all the new collections and iconic styles from the brand. With a variety of innovative features and ......read more
Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces the unveiling of the Fall ‘16 TommyXGigi collaborative collection, which can now be seen for the first time at tommy.com. The collection was co-designed by Tommy Hilfiger and supermodel Gigi Hadid, and will be available to purchase at tommy.com beginning September 1, 2016, plus at Tommy Hilfiger stores and select ......read more
The Collection of Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages in Europe offers everything you need this Eid Al-Adha – including with the world’s leading brands, pop-up boutiques, promotions and VIP services
Dubai, UAE, August 15, 2016: This Eid Al-Adha, discover the season’s finest gifts at the Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages in Europe – home to 1,000 ......read more
Under the philanthropic mission of the Robert Mouawad Foundation
Dubai, UAE, August 13, 2016: To give and to share are truly among the greatest pleasures on earth. It has been said that you have not lived until you have done something for someone that cannot repay you. The values and principles of humility, generosity and goodwill are ones that Mouawad deeply admires and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 13, 2016: In fall 2016 bebe stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) takes a fresh approach to its branding campaign with playful, relatable imagery that embraces authenticity. The campaign, Fall Escape, is a narrative following two girlfriends on their weekend escape from the city to a hilltop hideaway, sharing an intimate look at their journey together and their preparations for a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 8, 2016: The Most inspiring Fashion event in the United Arab Emirates is launching the 4th season at the Luxury Sofitel Hotel the Palm Dubai on the 8th -10th November, 2016. This year, the only super model with down syndrome, Madeline Stuart from Australia, will be opening the show. Her upcoming documentary will include her trip to Dubai.
The three-day event, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 7, 2016: This season bebe offers a contemporary collection of sensational cocktail dresses and fabulous special occasion wear to make the ultimate fashion statement. Featuring the summer’s must-have pieces, the stylish lineup offers an exclusive selection of chic evening attire, as well as striking floor-sweeping dresses, elaborately designed with elements of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 3, 2016: Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], is pleased to announce the launch of the Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2016 underwear collection and campaign, featuring the brand’s global menswear ambassador, Rafael Nadal. The campaign was photographed in Palm Springs, California, by Mikael Jansson and styled by Sean Spellman. The collection will be ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 2, 2016: The region’s largest family fashion retailer, Centrepoint, recently launched its fabulous collection of Back-to-School products at a Media Breakfast hosted by the brand at Le Pain Quotidien in Mall of Emirates. Centrepoint’s Head of Operations, Paul Taylor, introduced the brand to guests, while buyers from Babyshop, Lifestyle and Shoe Mart ......read more
“The girl with the golden eyes staring up at the sky, dancing in the sea. Sun is shining and so is she. Call my name, I’m Carlina”
Dubai, UAE, July 28, 2016: This August, a special limited-edition offering sees Chloé’s most popular sunglasses, the Carlina, plated in 18 karat gold.
Enhancing the Carlina’s elegant and glamorous allure, the ......read more
The store is currently operational, located at the emerging Al Awali District, Makkah
With a variety of retail departments, the standalone store is set to deliver REDTAG’s ‘Always Fashionable, Always Affordable’ brand promise
REDTAG business performance at its peak in KSA with most of operations taking place in stores across the Kingdom
Over 3.6 million REDTAG ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 28, 2016: bebe’s Summer 2016 collection offers eye-catching and contemporary special occasion wear to enjoy the season in sensational style. Comprising the seasonal must-haves of the brand, the collection offers a unique selection of fabulous floor-sweeping gowns, to elaborately designed dresses, to playful long-flowing skirts, to make the ultimate fashion ......read more
Bershka launches its AW16 cruise collection inspired in the late 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s. The collections for Man and Woman interpret the most emblematic looks of these decades in which fashion imposed, once again, a set of must-haves which now become essential for this new season.
The feminine collection focuses on macro-trends that mark the Winter season with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 27, 2016: Chic Outlet Shopping guests at Italy’s Fidenza Village will now have the opportunity to purchase the creations of Nicolò Beretta with his brand Giannico—defined as l’enfant prodige of avante-garde footwear—at The Creative Spot, a unique pop-up boutique in the Village. Fidenza Village is one of nine Chic Outlet Shopping Villages in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 27, 2016: A wintry mood with fur details and soft, warming fabrics.
The contrasting colour palette features shades of deepest burgundy combined with milk, grey and black… plus a touch of trending antique rose.
Pretty, embellished, funnel or cowl necks with sheer shoulders for stunningly, different looks.
The tracksuit is revisited with 3D fabrics, and joggers with ......read more
Your perfect sole-mate awaits at the collection of Villages in Europe
Dubai, UAE, July 26, 2016: From timeless silhouettes to art-inspired designs, shoes have long been a symbol of style and sophistication, resonating with fashion-forward men and women across the globe.
This spring, Chic Outlet Shopping® invites guests to discover ‘The Secret of Shoes’ across ......read more
Featuring Hailey Baldwin and Lucky Blue Smith, the ‘Hilfiger Denim’ campaign is complemented by an engaging digital strategy.
Dubai, UAE, July 21, 2016: Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces its Fall/Winter 2016 Hilfiger Denim global advertising campaign, 24/7 Hailey Baldwin & Lucky Blue Smith, which follows the two models and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 20, 2016: Inspired by contemporary street-style trends, Liu Jo translates the timeless look and feel of denim into two new sunglasses.
The rounded version features acetate finished in shades of blue or black denim, recreating the iconic texture on the temples and frame front.
A keyhole bridge and glittery sparkle details enhance the frame to create a sense of summer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 20, 2016: MCM (Modern Creation Munich) presents a new eyewear collection that combines classic elements of timeless luxury with a very contemporary, innovative design. Known for excellence, top craftsmanship, and innovative products, the new MCM eyewear offers a selection of shapes, iconic details and unconventional designs featuring the logo as the main decorative ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 19, 2016: With her Spring 2017 pre-collection, Ingie Chalhoub, the Creative Director of INGIE Paris illustrates her joie de vivre, her audacity, her desire for light and graceful ease, and her secret of savouring every meeting and every destination.
For the coming spring, this Epicurean desires new horizons - sunlit with a warm, gentle breeze. She starts her ......read more
The collection that keeps your child looking their best for the new school year.
Dubai, UAE, July 17, 2016: Centrepoint, the region’s largest family fashion retailer, has just launched its back-to-school collection that has everything you need to stay on trend for the school year! The new collection includes everything from backpacks and water bottles to pencil pouches and ......read more
Dual Benefits of Flexibility and Cushioning In One Running Shoe
Dubai, UAE, July 16, 2016: Global Sports Brand PUMA continues to expand its successful IGNITE running franchise with the all-new IGNITE Dual for Autumn-Winter ’16 that offers duality in both function and style.
Engineered to provide ultimate flexibility and cushioning for mid and long distance runners, the IGNITE Dual ......read more
The new Chloé eyewear collection represents sheer elegance, grace and femininity, which can be seen in the vintage shapes and retro styles with ‘70s appeal. Sophisticated colorations enhance elegant silhouettes with a contemporary edge.
With its vintage echoes, Carlina embodies the true, sophisticated expression of the Chloé ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 14, 2016: TUMI, the leading international brand of premium travel, business and lifestyle accessories, announces the launch of TUMI V3 for Fall 2016. The V3 collection, TUMI’s lightest-ever hardside luggage offering, will raise the bar for design and technology excellence and set a new standard for the future of travel.
A clear-cut expression and display of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 29, 2016: bebe’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection offers eye-catching and contemporary special occasion wear to celebrate Eid in sensational style. Comprising the seasonal must-haves of the brand, the collection offers a unique selection of fabulous floor-sweeping gowns, to elaborately designed dresses, to playful long-flowing skirts, to make the ultimate fashion ......read more
Photo credit: GR-Multimedia
Fashion Week Highlights Spring/Summer 2017
Milan, Italy, June 29, 2016
Toronto’s Caten twins from DSQUARED2 take us back to the future with rhinestone encrusted platform boots, bleach splattered denim, and four inch cuffs. The brand continues to “out do its own self” and this collection is not different. Finely tailored, edgy, and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 27, 2016:
The new MARNI collection combines sophisticated styles with contemporary volume to embody the brand’s artsy & elusive spirit.
The frame front progressively tapers down from the prominent, rounded corners until it almost vanishes, creating an unfinished effect that complements the thickness of the temples. ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 23, 2016:
The new Salvatore Ferragamo collection combines timeless elegance with contemporaneity to encapsulate the brand’s unmistakable style.
The star of the adv fw15 campaign, these sunglasses are instantly recognizable for their imposing volumes. The gancino – the quintessential, iconic symbol of the ferragamo world ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2016: Tory Burch announces the opening of a new boutique in Saudi Arabia. The 170-square-meter space will open in May at Al Rashid Mall in Khobar. This builds on the brand’s presence in the Middle East with stores in the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Egypt, as well as another boutique in Saudi Arabia.
The store’s facade is ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 20, 2016:
The Calvin Klein Collection men’s and women’s eyewear provides a minimalistic design aesthetic with rich colorations and artful detailing. Taking minimalism to a new level, this season’s offering does not feature any visible logos on the outside of the frame. The signature reverse hinge has been fully integrated throughout both the sun and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 6, 2016: Ramadan is a season of new beginnings. We often make resolutions for our betterment during the holy month and Centrepoint’s #MyRamadanResolution campaign aims to encourage people to stick to their goals.
This Ramadan, Centrepoint has teamed up with regional influencers Mthayel Alali and Warchieff, to talk about their resolutions ......read more
Cult Brand Beloved by Hollywood Celebrities Now in Dubai
Dubai, UAE, June 5, 2016: Favoured by Giselle and Natasha Bedingfield, Couture Tee handmade leggings are now available in the UAE exclusively from www.strawberrylotus.com priced at AED 330. The organic cotton is grown in Texas and North Carolina, and knitted and ring spun in downtown Los Angeles.
Each pair of leggings is ......read more
With proceeds going towards community libraries, the brand’s ‘Prosperity Collection’ aims to promote Bibliotherapy to alleviate stress amongst displaced children
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (June 2, 2016): Lipault – a leading bag and luggage brand based in France – launched a new travel bag collection in Dubai focussed on a humanitarian cause. Designed in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 30, 2016: Actress Jessica Chastain wearing a pair of tortoise Salvatore Ferragamo sunglasses with red Vara box, while flying back to Los Angeles after the 69th Cannes Film Festival.
Squared lines and imposing volumes define this timelessly stylish frame. The temples are enriched by the iconic Vara detail, reinterpreted thanks to a new construction that makes ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 29, 2016
Clean design and industrial spirit evoked in the details perfectly embody the contemporary style of G-STAR RAW.
Square shape, geometric lines and assertive volumes are the distinctive features of these sunglasses. The straight-cut mirror lenses are matched with two-toned temples; the exposed screws and cut-out tips are inspired by the industrial spirit ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 28, 2016: For the last 50 years, Etro has been synonymous with Italian production, sartorial design and timeless elegance. Now, it pours all of its passion for decoration and artisanship into the new Fall/Winter 2015/16 Eyewear Collection. The iconic paisley theme is paired with unusual color combinations, while the quality of the materials used and recourse to modern, ......read more
Head to Centrepoint this Ramadan for an exclusive selection of gifts and fashion for the season.
Dubai, UAE, May 26, 2016: Centrepoint has a fabulous collection of season’s gifts that are perfect for this Ramadan. The region’s largest family fashion retailer has created an exclusive Gift Zone in-store; stocked with delectable gift sets, home accessories, and bath and body ......read more