New shops, sales, promotions and more stylish things to do in Dubai this week
Time Out Dubai staff
Marina Souq Moving from its usual spot at Jumeirah Fishing Harbour Marina Souq will be taking place in a fully air-conditioned marquee this Wednesday May 13. The monthly event features more than 30 stalls selling fashion, accessories and homeware, alongside food from Baker & Spice. Free to attend. Wed May 13, 9am-8pm. Umm Suqeim 2, between Al Manara Road and Al Thanya Road (050 585 7543).
Ripe’s Indoor market Ripe has moved into Times Square Center on Sheikh Zayed Road every Saturday from 9am-2pm. Head over for the usual mix of foodie, fashion and crafty finds. Free to attend. Sat 9am-2pm. until mid-October. Times Square Center, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.ripeme.com (04 380 7602).
So Chic pop-up event Taking place on Wednesday May 13 and Thursday 14 at D.tales, the So Chic pop-up will feature a selection of pre-loved designer clothes, bags, shoes, and accessories for sale. Expect to find Chanel, Jimmy Choo, Marc Jacobs and lots more. There will also be a make-up and eyebrow station by Benefit and express facials from French brand Caudalie. Free to attend. May 13-14. D.tales, Jumeirah Beach Road (052 661 8222 / 052 668 4022).
New stores & collections
Ciate Colour Cosmetics The award-winning British nail brand has launched a full line of cosmetics at Sephora stores across the UAE. The fun collection includes bold coloured lipsticks and glosses, eyeliners and shadows, mascaras, blushers, bronzers and highlighters. Available at Sephora, various locations including Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha, www.ciatelondon.com (04 395 1734).
Kate Spade New York summer 2015 collection Kate Spade New York has launched a range of summer essentials including terry cloth oversized beach bags, swimwear in seasonal prints, ready-to-wear fashion and quirky jewellery. Various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 325 3518).
Mango’s Mini Me Collection Following the success of last year’s Mom-and-Me range for mothers and daughters, Mango has launched Mini Me, which now also includes dads. Various locations including Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 4324).
Offers & deals
Debenhams lingerie event Spend Dhs300 or more on lingerie at Debenhams before Saturday May 16 and you’ll get Dhs50 off your purchase. Until May 16. Various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 419 0231).
Part Sale at Marks & Spencer Head to the British department store to shop from its part sale, with discounts of 25 to 50 percent. Until May 16. Various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 8890).
Mercato Mall Instagram Competition Enter Mercato Mall’s Instagram competition to win a Dhs500 voucher every week. To enter, follow @MercatoMall and then upload a photo taken on the first floor of the mall with the hashtag #LoveMercatoMall. Ongoing. www.mercatoshoppingmall.com (04 344 4161).