Our picks of the week
1 See designers at Prime Dubai Fashion Market
2 Buy hand-made gifts at Arte Market
3 Check out new threads at Stella McCartney
See new stores & collections.
4 Find luxury bargains at Baldanini and Parah
See offers and deals.
5 Win Dhs5,000 when you shop at Mirdif City Centre
See in-mall entertainment.
Head to Times Square Center on Friday June 13 to browse hand-made products such as funky baby clothes, art and photography.
Free. Noon-9pm. Until June 13. Times Square Center, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.arte.ae (no number).
Prime Dubai Fashion Market
Held on the second Saturday of every month, this market offers a platform for young designers to gain more brand awareness, network and showcase their latest designs.
Free. 3pm-9pm. Until June 14. Sunset Mall, Jumeirah (no number).
New stores & collections
Stella McCartney Autumn 2014 collection
While Dubaians are trying to cool down, most of the world’s top designers are preparing to warm up, with the launch of pre-autumn and autumn 2014 collections. The latest collection from the British designer features origami folds, bold polka dot prints, hues of tangerine, deep green and dusty pink as well as houndstooth and a sports luxe finish. Pair with wet-look hair as seen on the model and you’re on your way to sartorial stardom.
Stella McCartney, available at The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 9179).
Etnies pop-up store
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
Baldinini part sale
The Italian footwear and accessories brand is offering discounts of 30 to 50 percent throughout the summer. You’ll find bright peep-toe slingbacks, on-trend pastel hues and men’s shoes.
Until September 30. Baldinini, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 8595).
Head here to get discounts on more than 3,500 products.
Until June 14. Ikea, Dubai Festival City Mall (04 203 7555).
Parah part sale
Get 30 to 50 percent off
Italian luxury swimwear and lingerie.
Until September 30. Parah, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 8489).
Ladies’ day at Mirdif City Centre
Shop on Mondays between 10am and 2pm to get exclusive discounts and freebies at fashion, beauty, food and home decor outlets.
Ongoing. Mirdif City Centre, (800 6422).
Tuesdays at Mall of the Emirates, Deira City Centre and Mirdif City Centre
Shop at these malls and you could get your hands on Dhs5,000. It’s drawn at each mall at 7pm every Tuesday.
Until December 31. Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 9000), Mirdif City Centre, (800 6422), Deira City Centre (04 295 6688).