4 See a Kim Xu exhibition at Harvey Nichols See in-mall entertainment.
5 Attend ladies’ day at Mirdif City Centre See in-mall entertainment.
Arte Market Head to Times Square Center on Friday October 24 to browse handmade products from local artisans, including funky baby clothes, art and candles. Free. Noon-7pm. Until October 24. Times Square Center, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.arte.ae (no number).
Harper’s Bazaar World of Fashion at Mall of the Emirates The annual eight-day fashion and beauty fair features runway shows, Diane Von Furstenberg’s travelling Journey of a Dress exhibition (October 24 to 30), beauty and fashion workshops and a special appearance by Arab superstar Najwa Karam. Free. Until October 30. Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha, www.malloftheemirates.com.
New stores & collections
THE One Tropical Punch collection 2014 Put purpose to coastal living and turn your pad into a holiday home for the cooler months. This Bahamas beach house-inspired range features a fresh white palette with accents of soft turquoise, natural materials and exotic florals. THE One, various locations including Jumeirah Beach Road (04 395 5889).
Offers and deals
S*uce Breast Cancer Awareness campaign Sparkle For A Good Cause is back this year, with the boutique selling pretty pink evil eye crochet bracelets for a good cause. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to local charity Friends of Cancer Patients Society. Dhs25. While stocks last. Available at all S*uce boutiques including The Dubai Mall (04 339 9696).
Sivvi Throughout October, this local online boutique for hard-to-find brands including American Apparel and L.A.M.B, is offering customers the chance to support breast cancer research and awareness. For each pink product sold, the store will donate ten percent of the proceeds to local charity Breast Cancer Arabia. Until October 31. Sivvi, www.sivvi.com.
Kim Xu exhibition at Harvey Nichols The Chinese artist’s work fuses fashion and art, and his month-long exhibition features an exclusive piece commissioned for the region. Until October 31. Harvey Nichols, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 8888).
Ladies’ day at Mirdif City Centre The fairer gender get discounts at various outlets between 10am and 2pm on Mondays. Ongoing. Mirdif City Centre (800 6422).