Make the most of Dubai shopping madness with these deals
Beat the bulge with bargains at Adidas As well offering 25 to 30 per cent off its sportswear, swimwear and footwear range, Adidas will be slashing prices on their accessories, such as watches and sunglasses as well as their sports equipment. Sweet! Adidas, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 434 0603).
Big bargains at Kurt Geiger, Steve Madden and Shoe Mart Always wanted a shoe collection to rival Imelda Marcos’? During DSF, UK shoe brand Kurt Geiger is having a part sale of 25 to 60 per cent off on their range of pumps, wedges and brogues for him. Steve Madden, meanwhile, will see shoppers taking home shoes at a bargain price of 25 to 50 per cent off. If you’re after something a little more affordable, Shoe Mart is offering a part sale of 25 to 60 per cent off. Kurt Geiger, various locations including Dubai Marina Mall (04 399 7880). Steve Madden, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 325 3052). Shoe Mart, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 341 3090).
Hot DSF discounts at Fred Perry, Bimba & Lola and more Our favourite hotspots are now holding generous sales, including up to 40 per cent off at Diesel, up to 50 per cent off at Fred Perry, 40 per cent off at Bimba & Lola and up to 60 per cent off at Custo Barcelona. Until January 18. Diesel, various locations including Deira City Centre (04 295 0792 ). Fred Perry, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 339 9358). Bimba & Lola, BurJuman (04 352 2030). Custo Barcelona, various locations including Dubai Marina Mall (04 399 7139).
Drive home in a Toyota Prado when you shop at Reef Mall Every time you spend Dhs100 at Reef Mall, you will receive a coupon to enter a raffle in which one lucky shopper will win a Toyota Prado. Winner to be drawn on February 6.
DSF bargains at your favourite homewares stores The city’s most coveted furnishings outlets are holding some fantastic sales during DSF: THE One is offering shoppers up to 75 per cent on a selection of products (THE One Outlet in Dubai Outlet Mall will offer an extra 10 per cent on already discounted items). Indigo Living is having sales of up to 25 per cent off on sofas, beds, dining tables and bookcases and up to 75 per cent on its accessories range. Meanwhile, Pottery Barn will be having mega discounts of 50 to 75 per cent on selected lines only until January 14. On top of that, customers who spend Dhs250 at Home Centre will take home a Dhs50 gift voucher, and chic antique-style store Bombay is having sales of up to 70 per cent on items, including its latest collection until February 20. Stock up on bed linen and dinnerware at Zara Home, where shoppers can expect discounts of 25 to 50 per cent. THE One, various locations including Jumeirah Beach Road (04 345 6687). Indigo Living, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 323 3370). Pottery Barn, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 325 3706). Home Centre, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 341 4441). Bombay, various locations including Mercato Mall (04 344 5994), Zara Home, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 341 4184).
Nab DSF steals on watches and jewellery If you’re a fan of quirky watchmakers Swatch, you’ll be happy to know they’re giving away a free Swatch watch valued at Dhs100 with every purchase. Available at all Swatch boutiques and Hour Choice outlets across Dubai. Swatch, various locations including Deira City Centre (04 295 3932). Hour Choice, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 330 8730).
Save 50 per cent at Oasis, Coast and Warehouse These lovable go-to brands for affordable cocktail dresses and on-trend items will be holding a sale of up to 50 per cent off during DSF, which will then later increase to 75 per cent as the festival rolls on. Oasis, various locations including Ibn Battuta Mall (04 368 8956). Coast, The Dubai Mall (04 339 8286). Warehouse, available at Debenhams, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 340 7575).
Score a quarter carat diamond pendant at Pure Gold Jewellers As well as offering low prices on their diamond range collection during DSF, which includes 18-karat yellow and white gold as well as Belgian-cut diamonds, Pure Gold Jewellers will gift their customers a quarter carat diamond pendant worth Dhs2,999 on every purchase. Each pendant will come with its own certificate of authenticity. Pure Gold Jewellers, various locations including Mercato Mall (04 349 2400).
Super sales at Splash, Mango, Aftershock, Azzaro and Peacocks Hotfoot it to the nearest Splash outlet, because until January 14 the locally-loved store is offering sales of up to 60 per cent and those who spend Dhs100 or more will walk away with a new 2012 Splash calendar (until stocks last), featuring images from the label’s new spring/summer 2012 fashion campaign. Much-loved Spanish brand Mango will be offering discounts of 25 to 50 per cent, and you could walk away with a pretty party dress at affordable evening wear label Afershock at 75 per cent off. Meanwhile, men should make their way to Azzaro to nab an Italian suit at 75 per cent off. Brit brand Peacocks is also having sales of 25 to 50 per cent on their range of fashion and accessories. Splash, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 325 3464). Mango, various locations including Deira City Centre (04 295 0182). Aftershock, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 341 0499). Azzaro, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 323 5107). Peacocks, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 606 2600).
Win Dhs10,000 worth of shopping vouchers Local high-end accessories store Al-Futtaim Watches & Jewellery is offering customers to the store (as well as The Watch House and Time Zone) the chance to win Dhs250,000 worth of shopping vouchers. Every week during DSF, five winners will be drawn to take home Dhs10,000 in shopping vouchers. Draws will be held on January 9, 16, 23, 30 and February 6 at the Al Futtaim Watches and Jewellery store in Festival Centre. Al Futtaim Watches & Jewellery, various locations including Festival Centre (04 206 6960).
Win a BMW X5 2012 when you shop at BurJuman Customers who spend more than Dhs200 at BurJuman during DSF will go into a draw to win Dhs25,000 in shopping vouchers every week for three weeks. Shoppers will also be entered into a draw to win the grand prize of a BMW X5 2012. Raffles will be drawn on January 12, 19 and 26 and February 6. BurJuman, Bur Dubai (04 352 0222).
Win a DSF shopping spree worth Dhs250,000 Bargain-seekers spending a combined total of Dhs300 at Mall of the Emirates, Deira City Centre and Mirdif City Centre during DSF will go into a draw to win a weekly shopping spree worth Dhs250,000, with a total of Dhs1 million to be won this year. Mall of the Emirates (04 409 9000). Deira City Centre (04 295 4486). Mirdif City Centre (800 6422). Win a full range of Beats by Dre headphones when you spend at Virgin Megastore Every time you spend more than Dhs300 at Virgin Megastore, you will be entered into a draw to win a full range of old-school statement-style Beats by Dre headphones, which come in a variety of loud colours, such as orange, red and purple. You’ll also have more chance of winning when you subscribe to or buy any products from Du. Virgin Megastore, various locations including BurJuman (04 351 3358).
Win a Jeep Wrangler Sahara Unlimited During DSF, shoppers who spend Dhs250 at any outlet within Dubai Outlet Mall will go into a draw to win a dune-friendly Jeep Wrangler Sahara Unlimited. Outlets throughout the mall will also be holding sales of between 30 to 90 per cent off. Dubai Outlet Mall, Al Ain Road (E66) (04 423 4666).