Melene Moraes, 29, Indian, banker, spotted at Times Square Centre
How would you describe your style?
Comfortable, feminine and classy.

What’s your favourite store in Dubai? I’m not brand loyal – I pick up stuff from all over – but in terms of fit and quality I prefer Stradivarius, Zara and River Island.

What’s the last thing you bought? A neon fuchsia shirt from Forever 21 last month – neon is all over the place this season.

Does Dubai have style? Dubai has style, but not of its own – it’s eclectic. The large expat population means you can find trends from all around the world in one location. That’s what makes Dubai special and a fashion hub.

What are your style pet peeves? Visible panty lines, nail art and people who wear sunglasses after dark.

What’s your funniest fashion faux pas? I remember I wore khaki trousers with a khaki shirt and a brown belt to work once. The only thing that was missing was the African forest and a safari jeep…