Festive fayre, The Kooples, rare collectibles and more shopping offers
Our picks of the week
1 Pick up stylish fitness wear at HAUTLETIC Pop Up See events.
2 Get festive with the family at DESC Festive Fair See events.
3 Shop at new store The Kooples at The Dubai Mall See new stores & collections.
4 Shop the new collection at Billabong See new stores & collections.
5 See yourself on the big screen at Dubai Mall See in-mall entertainment.
DESC Festive Fayre Get into the festive spirit at Dubai English Speaking College’s annual Festive Fayre on Saturday November 22, where you can browse gift and food stalls and enjoy a range of entertainment, including camel rides and Santa’s Grotto. Free entry. 1pm-5pm. Until November 24. Dubai English Speaking College, Academic City (04 360 4866).
HAUTLETIC Pop Up Head to this pop-up at Cuadro Art Gallery in DIFC from Saturday November 8 to browse and buy the fashion-forward range of fitness wear from the likes of Michi, Outdoor Voices, Splits 59, Alala, Pilot Athletic, Vie Active, and Prismsport. Until November 24. Daily 11am-6pm. Cuadro Art Gallery, DIFC, www.hautletic.com (052 980 0805).
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rare Crafts Exhibition A must for those who appreciate fine jewellery and watches, the Grand Atrium of The Dubai Mall is currently hosting the fascinating exhibition, which reveals the intricacies of precision watch-making and gem-setting. Until November 22. Grand Atrium, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (800 3822 46225).
New stores & collections
The Kooples at The Dubai Mall The first Middle Eastern branch of The Kooples has opened up at The Dubai Mall. Check out the new Autumn/Winter 2014/15 collection, which is in store now. For women, you’ll find edgy styles including oversized jackets, leather trousers, and studded bomber jackets, while menswear includes close-fitting jackets, tailored suits, and black combat boots. The Kooples, Fashion Avenue, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, www.thekooples.com.
Billabong White Wash Collection The third White Wash collection has just hit Billabong stores, with a colour palette of pink, red and moody blues. Expect trims of lace and crochet, with subtle metallic highlights. Available at Billabong, Mirdif City Centre www.billabong.com/asia (04 284 3857)
The Dubai Mall Social Hour Take a picture of yourself at The Dubai Mall and upload it to Instagram, tagging @TheDubaiMall and using hashtag #MyTDM, and you may get to see yourself on the Dubai Ice Rink mega screen every Thursday at 7pm-8pm. Ongoing. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai.
Tuesday draws Shop at one of the below malls each week until New Year’s Eve and you could win Dhs5,000 every Tuesday. Until December 31. Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 9000), Mirdif City Centre (800 6422).