A to the R to the T (Am so Ridiculously Talented) competition This S*uce initiative aims to support children’s artistic creativity. Kids aged four-15 are invited to draw their families and submit the artwork to firstname.lastname@example.org. Entries will be featured in a series of gift hampers to be sold at Sikka Art Fair and Art Dubai. Ongoing. S*uce Gifts at Al Wasl Square, and DXB store at Art Dubai, Design Days and Sikka Art Fair, www.shopatsauce.com/art.
ARTE Market On Friday November 1, Dubai Festival City Mall is hosting this market featuring the hand-made wares of more than 1,800 eclectic artisans. Free. Noon-7pm. ARTE Market, Dubai Festival City Mall (04 341 8020).
Dubai Flea Market On Saturday November 2, head to this second-hand market to bag bargains and browse pre-loved finds. 8am-3pm. Dhs3 entry. Safa Park, Gate 5 entry (055 452 6030).
Weekend market at Dubai Outlet Mall Dubai’s out-of-town discount emporium now holds a weekend market. Thu-Fri, 10am-midnight, Sat 10am-10pm. Dubai Outlet Mall. www.dubaioutletmall.com (04 423 4666).
New stores & collections
Diesel Black Gold autumn/winter 2013 collection Leather reigns the latest range, with fitted biker-style pants, hybrid leather and waxed cotton jackets featuring structured shoulders, raw and treated denim and metal hardware. From Dhs365. Diesel, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 339 8615).
Offers and deals
Get free cinema tickets at Ibn Battuta Mall Pick up two free passes for Grand Cinemas when you spend Dhs250 at Jacky’s Electronics. Ongoing. Jacky’s Electronics, Ibn Battuta Mall (04 362 1900).
Win a year’s worth of shoes from Topshop Spend Dhs100 or more at any Topshop store in the Middle East, save the receipt and log onto www.facebook.com/TopshopME and follow the link to enter details along with the transaction ID found on the receipt. Increase your chances of winning by entering for every transaction you make. The winner will receive a free pair of shoes every month for a year! Until November 6. Topshop, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 339 9802).
Tuesday rewards at Mall of the Emirates, Deira City Centre and Mirdif City Centre Spend Dhs150 at these malls and you’ll go in a draw to win prizes with a total value of Dhs5,000 on Tuesdays each week. Prizes must be claimed by 10pm on the same Tuesday. Until December 31. Visit www.malloftheemirates.com.