I AM Fashion Combining art, music and style, this weekly event on Tuesday February 25 features a slew of runway shows by top local designers and provides a networking opportunity for those in the industry. 6pm-2am. February 25. Boutiq Ultra Lounge, The Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (052 680 1855).
My Ex Wardrobe sale The shopping event for all things pre-loved is popping up on Wednesday February 19 at Rivington Grill in the Madinat. Head there to find bargains on fashion, accessories and shoes. Items include those that have never been worn to the well-loved. Get happy hour drinks, canapés and complimentary pampering, plus the first 50 ladies to make a purchase will take home an exclusive My Ex Wardrobe gift bag. Until February 19. 6.30pm-10pm. Rivington Grill, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ripe food and craft market Rise and shine for this Saturday morning market, where you can find organic local produce, sweets, treats and pastries, olives, soaps, plus hand-made crochet toys, jewellery, art and home decor. 9am-1pm. Every Saturday. The Courtyard, Al Quoz, www.ripeme.com.
S*uce Design a Dress 2014 competition Want to stock your collection at S*uce? The winner of this year’s Design a Dress competition will be able to do just that. This year’s theme is ‘pink’. Interested? Visit www.shopatsauce.com/designadress. Deadline is March 31. All dresses must be submitted to S*uce in the Hood, Citywalk, Al Safa Street (04 344 1410).
Silver jewellery-making classes Attend this jewellery-making workshop and create your very own one-off piece. Dhs460 per person for a four-hour course including silver. Classes can be joined any time. DS Silversmith, The Courtyard, Al Quoz, www.dssilversmith.com (050 784 0509).
New stores & collections
H&M men’s spring/summer 2014 collection The new men’s range features relaxed suiting, knee-length spring jackets, cropped parkas and intense prints. Texture is a prominent feature, with 3D mesh sweaters, suede and leather and palettes are contemporary. Dhs49-Dhs499. H&M, various locations including Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 5440).
Puma for Asos The sports label and British online shopping hub have joined to produce a retro-style jerseywear collection inspired by 1990s streetwear. Think clashing patterns with urban graffiti. Dhs210-Dhs450. www.asos.com.
Learn the art of origami Head to Japanese bookstore Kinokuniya from February 21 to 28 to learn the skilful art of paper folding. Demonstrations and classes take place every day from 2pm-3pm. Until February 28. Kinokuniya, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 434 0111).
Tabbah jewellery exhibition Check out the high-end jewellery and timepieces of this family-owned Lebanese brand. Until March 6. Tabbah Jewellery, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 8977).