Shopping events in Dubai at Ripe, Kate Spade and more
Time Out Dubai staff
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).
New stores & collections
A Question Of at West L.A. Boutique The Scandinavian brand is back at the popular Sunset Mall boutique. The new range features casual tees, shorts and snapbacks, ideal for lazy days at the beach. T-shirts from Dhs230. Ongoing. West L.A. Boutique, Sunset Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 394 4248).
Cat Hammill beach jewellery at Sand Dollar Check out beach accessories including bracelets and necklaces from the free-spirited designer. Dhs80-243. Available at www.sanddollardubai.com.
Everyday Sport at Ecco The Scandinavian footwear brand has launched its new activewear line, promising practical, stylish shoes for him and her. Ongoing. Ecco, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 3838).
Festival Square re-opens Dubai Festival City Mall’s Festival Square has now opened again, with 25 new brands to shop, including Omega, Mac, Reiss, DKNY, Jo Malone, Trollbeads, Kiehl’s, Banana Republic and Lacoste. Ongoing. Dubai Festival City (800 332). 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).
Zayan the Label’s Ramadan Capsule Collection Peruse this kaftan collection featuring 20 different designs. Check out French knot fabrics on a tulle base in black and nude, lilac and coral lace, plus pearl and Swarovski crystal embellishments. From Dhs920-3,080. Ongoing. The Galleria Mall, Al Wasl Road (04 344 0104).
Pink store at Dubai Festival City Victoria’s Secret has opened its first standalone Pink store in the UAE at Dubai Festival City. The sub-brand store sells lingerie, comfortable activewear and more. Ongoing. Dubai Festival City (04 419 0787).
Offers & deals
Free consultations at Flormar The Italian cosmetics brand has opened its new store in The Dubai Mall. As well as selling a line ranging from face products to nail polish, shoppers get free skin-type consultations before making any purchases. Ongoing. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 325 085).
Mercato Mall Instagram Competition Enter to win a Dhs500 voucher every week. Follow @MercatoMall and upload a photo taken on the first floor with the hashtag #LoveMercatoMall. Ongoing. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 344 4161).