Fashion Collective Market, mall street theatre and more
Fashion Collective Market Check out this al fresco market in collaboration with My Ex Wardrobe. The surrounding restaurants are putting on a special menu in conjunction with the market. Free entry. Dhs100 for two courses and two grape beverages. 1pm-5pm. Until March 22. Century Village, Al Garhoud (no number).
I AM Fashion Combining art, music and style, this weekly fashion meet up takes place on Wednesday March 25 and features runway shows by top local designers and provides a networking opportunity for those in the industry. 6pm-2am. March 25. Boutiq Ultra Lounge, The Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (052 680 1855).
Ripe food and craft market Rise for this Saturday morning market, where you can find organic local produce, sweets and pastries, olives, hand-made toys and more. Free. 9am-1pm. Every Saturday. The Courtyard, Al Quoz, www.ripeme.com
New stores & collections
Marcelo Burlon spring/summer 2014 collection Inspired by cultures from around the world, the Milan-based designer’s range of contemporary T-shirts are high on our style wishlist. The designer places unique prints such as Argentian bird feathers and Mapuches symbols from Patagonia on simple T-shirts with striking effect. Fans include rapper Drake and NBA player LeBron James. Available at Saks Fifth Avenue, BurJuman (04 501 2700).
Offers and deals
Mirdif City Centre Spend Dhs300 at any store in this mall and you could win a style and wardrobe makeover valued at Dhs100,000. Until March 31. Mirdif City Centre, www.mirdifcitycentre.com.
BurJuman International Millinery Exhibition 2014 From Sunday March 23 you can pick up show-stopping headpieces ahead of the Dubai World Cup from international award-winning milliners including Jennifer Bell, ITAM by King’s Signature, Marilena Romeo, Liza Georgia, Christiane Edmondson, toratora and John 3v3 Hats by Eme. 10am-10pm. Until March 29. Level 1, opposite Rivoli, BurJuman, Bur Dubai (04 352 0222).
Street theatre entertainment at Al Ghurair Centre Check out four artists including an illusionist and fire eater, a tightrope walker, a one-man band and a Charlie Chaplin impersonator. Daily. 5pm weekdays; 1pm weekends. Al Ghurair Centre, Deira, www.alghuraircentre.com (04 223 4223).
Valerie Corona’s World Cup Hat Exhibition The Belgian milliner will be showcasing her 2014 Dubai World Cup Hat collection from Thursday March 20 onwards. 12pm-9pm. Until March 29. Mercato Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 344 4161).