This week's stylish to-do list

Our weekly guide to style in the city

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Our picks of the week

1 Find unique buys at Wafi Bazaar
See events.

2 Buy sustainable threads at H&M
See new stores and collections.

3 Check out Etnies kicks at Dubai Festival City Mall
See new stores and collections.

4 Spend Dhs1,000 to nab a tote bag at Bebe
See offers and deals.

5Attend ladies day to get deals at Mirdif City Centre
See In-mall entertainment.


Chelsea College of Arts
Dubai short course The upcoming intense three-day ‘Make Your House A Home’ course explores the various materials available to create a distinctive interior in your home. Discover everything from the pros and cons of marble and wooden floors to extravagant silk carpets, recycled plastic panels, cork wallpapers and buffalo leather tiles.
Dhs3,800. Until May 22. Vida Hotel, Downtown Dubai (055 115 6674).

Gitex Shopper
The four-day electronics fair kicks off on Thursday April 23 and is offering crazy sales, big offers, stunning prizes and exciting competitions, as well as millions of dirhams worth of prizes (including cars) up for grabs. Tickets can be purchased from selected Emarat outlets.
Dhs15 entry. Free for children under five. 11am-11pm. April 23-26. Sheikh Saeed Halls 1, 2 and 3, DWTC,

Wafi Bazaar
Head to Wafi on Saturday April 19 to pick up a range of unique buys at this bazaar. Located next to Café Court, there
will be more than 50 market stalls selling crafted goods. Free. 10am-8pm. Until April 19. Wafi Mall, Oud Metha (04 324 4555).

New stores & collections

H&M Conscious and Conscious Exclusive collections
The designers behind the Swedish label have turned their hands to sustainable fashion with this new collection, which features organic leather and organic silk. The limited-edition range has bohemian and flamenco themes and is made from high-grade fabrics.
Available at various locations including Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 5440).

Etnies pop-up store at Dubai Festival City Mall
With no flagship store to speak of in the city just yet, this ongoing new pop-up showcases the Middle East’s biggest collection of footwear and clothing from the renowned skateboarding and BMX brand.
Ongoing. Dubai Festival City Mall (056 794 2773).

Offers and deals

Shoe Mart
Buy two pairs of shoes at this budget-friendly retailer and you’ll get a third pair free. The promotion is valid on all new season stock, from brands that include Duchini, Lee Cooper, Paprika and Peppermint.
Until April 19. Shoe Mart, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 3090).

Shoppers who spend Dhs1,000 at any Bebe stores in the UAE receive a Chaotic Exotic printed tote from the party brand’s latest collection.
Until April 30. Various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 434 0614).

In-mall entertainment

Ladies’ day at Mirdif City Centre
Shop here on Mondays between 10am and 2pm to get exclusive offers, discounts and freebies.
Ongoing. Mirdif City Centre, Mirdif (800 6422).

Blue and white walkways have been installed in more places

Prepare for a 5km and 13km course at Dubai’s Jebel Ali Racecourse next month

HiU messenger is available for download for Etisalat customers

Get deals at restaurants including Zheng He’s and Palace Downtown

You’ll also get discounts at spas, bars and restaurants

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