Spare a thought for the poor, impoverished multinational tobacco companies. Now that the health lobby is on to them, they’re being forced to supplement their income with T-shirt manufacture. Well that’s one explanation for this premium line of branded goods.
Cynics, however, might dare to suggest that the marketing people at Philip Morris are just finding new ways to glamorise smoking now that they’re not allowed to advertise their cancer sticks freely. Whatever the moral ambiguities, this store is just about the only place in Dubai where you can dress like Woody from Toy Story. Who, by the way, is a style icon. Fact.