AllSaints hits Dubai: Fashionistas, listen up. The UK’s fashion brand AllSaints is launching its first store in the Middle East in Mall of the Emirates’ new extension today. Alongside chic Autumn 2015 looks, this shop also hosts the brand’s first handbag line, The Capital Collection, featuring 50 sophisticated styles from refined totes to clutches. Mall of the Emirates, www.allsaints.com.
Poignant art exhibition:
Malawi and Kenya feature in painter Olivia Pendergast’s new exhibition, featuring quirky and colourful portraits of people from Kawangware Slum or a rural village in Malawi. Until October 14. Showcase Gallery, Street 8, Al Quoz (04 379 0940).
By the light of the full moon:
Zone out in Yoga Ashram’s guided, free full moon meditation class. You don’t need prior experience – just an open mind. Free. 8pm-8.45pm. Yoga Ashram, 1504 Jumeirah Bay X3, Cluster X, JLT (04 360 9028).
Party like Gatsby: Pair vintage mixed drinks with a five-course meal and enjoy the soulful jazz sounds of The Swing Revue. Dhs450 per person. Ruth’s Chris Steak House, The Address Dubai Marina (04 454 9538).
Free trials at Fitness: First Golden Mile Club Register your details online to get discounts at Palm Jumeirah’s new Fitness First gym. The 1,900 square metre health club offers an outside training area, sprint track and in-house nutritionist, as well as cycling studios, free weights and cardio facilities. Sign up online now to claim a free workout. Free. Sun-Thu 6am-11pm. Fri-Sat 9am-10pm. Building 7, Golden Mile, Palm Jumeirah, www.fitnessfirstme.com (050 200 3829).