Weekend market at Dubai Outlet Mall Dubai’s out-of-town emporium of all things discounted has added a new dimension with a market on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Pick up handicrafts, hand-made jewellery, original art, perfume and much more. Thursday-Friday 10am-midnight, Saturday 10am-10pm. Dubai Outlet Mall. (04 423 4666) www.dubaioutletmall.com.
New stores & collections
Iconic opens in Al Ghurair Centre The homegrown hotspot for fast fashion at affordable prices has opened its second outlet in Deira at Al Ghurair Centre. Head down there to find the latest trends on the cheap. Iconic, Al Ghurair Centre, Deira (04 297 9911).
Ted Baker autumn/winter 2013 Dapper and debonair-themed threads reign in the latest menswear collection from the British designer. Inspired by vintage paintings of the 40s, the collection includes bloom prints and delicate knitwear, regal full-bodied skirts and art deco-inspired geometric prints for women. From Dhs200 to Dhs3,000. Ted Baker, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 434 0623).
Offers and deals
Win Dhs50,000 worth of school fees Shop at selected stores in Mirdif and Deira City centres and save money on school supplies and win up to Dhs50,000 towards the cost of your child’s education. Until September 15. Deira and Mirdif City Centre (800 6422).
Savings on ladies fashion at Wafi Wafi Mall is re-emerging as a hub of fashion-focussed shopping and Accent is offering up to 75 percent off various brands from the UK, Spain, France and across the Middle East. Ongoing. Accent, Wafi (04 324 0298).
Free cinema tickets at Ibn Battuta Mall Can’t get enough of gadgets or movies? Combine the two by picking up free passes for Grand Cinemas when you spend Dhs250 at Jacky’s Electronics. Ongoing. Jacky’s Electronics, Ibn Battuta Mall (04 362 1900).
Get free stuff at Virgin Megastore Home to butterfly headphones and novelty screen wipes, it’s a hub of delightful giftware and selected items including bags, T-shirts, stationery and more on a buy-one-get-one free deal. Until September 7. Virgin Megastore, Mall of the Emirates. (04 341 4353).
Sculptures on display at The Dubai Mall The collection includes nine sculptures by iconic Arabic artist Mattar Bin Lahej, which represent the different phases of the Moon during its monthly cycle. Until September 15. Star Atrium, The Dubai Mall (800 38224 6255).
Win National Bonds and a BMW 520i This promotion sees one lucky shopper walk away with cash prizes or a new car. All you have to do is sign up for a Shukran card and go about your shopping in the mall for a chance to win. Ongoing. Oasis Mall, Sheikh Zayed Road. (04 515 4000).