New stores & collections
Buy high-end brands at fashion portal Lemuda.com
Specialising in high-quality fashion brands, mainly from Italy, this website is offering discounts of up to 70 percent on brands such as Fendi, Valentino, Salvatore Ferragamo, Prada and more. The site caters for men, women and children and sells fashion and accessories, as well as occasionally offering stylish kitchenware, tableware and bed linen.
Iconic now open at The Dubai Mall
The rapidly expanding fashion, accessories and cosmetics retailer now boasts a location at the city’s biggest mall. Head down there to check out the brand’s line-up of affordable autumn/winter trends for men and women.
Iconic, The Dubai Mall (04 325 3257).
Jashanmal luxury department store at The Dubai Mall
The new-concept store covers almost 1,400 sq m and sells Dankotwua porcelain, Rimowa luggage, Victorinox Swiss army knives, Berghoff kitchenware and Kenwood and Delonghi kitchen appliances.
Jashanmal, The Dubai Mall (04 325 3808).
Lipsy VIP collection
The Brit high-street store has unveiled its red carpet-ready VIP collection, full of cocktail minis and occasional dresses featuring the latest trends, such as feathers and lace. The collection is modelled by pouty Made In Chelsea reality TV star and Dubai regular Millie Mackintosh.
Dhs540 to Dhs1,049. Lipsy, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 409 9000 ).
Sales and offers
Deals at Debenhams
Spend Dhs500 at the British department store until Friday August 24 and get a Dhs75 voucher to spend anywhere in store between Friday August 24 and Saturday September 9.
Until August 24. Available at Debenhams, various locations including Ibn Battuta Mall (04 340 7575).
Fab Four Facebook comp at Sega Republic
‘Like’ the Sega Republic Dubai page on Facebook to enter this competition, in which four lucky participants will win prizes including an Emaar gift card worth Dhs500, a PS3 console and Sega Republic Power Pass gift vouchers.
Until August 26. Sega Republic, The Dubai Mall, www.segarepublic.com (04 448 8484).
Get a free gift when you spend at Bebe
The US brand, renowned for its body-con styles, is offering gifts such as Bebe bags when you spend more than Dhs700 in-store.
Until August 31. Bebe, various locations including Deira City Centre (04 295 6173).
Jacky’s Electronics promotion at Ibn Battuta Mall
It’s time to go gadget crazy at Ibn Battuta Mall: every time you spend Dhs250 at the electronics store in the Andalusia Court, you’ll get a free Grand Cinemas movie ticket.
Ongoing. Jacky’s Electronics, Ibn Battuta Mall (04 368 5080).
Wrist summer deals
Snap up a quirky new timepiece at this eclectic watch boutique, which is offering 25 to 50 percent discounts on selected items.
Open daily 10am-1am. Ongoing. Wrist, The Dubai Mall (04 330 8171).
Ladies’ morning at Mirdif City Centre
From 10am until 2pm every Monday, this mall offers discounts for ladies, including 15 percent off lingerie and shapewear brand K-Lynn. There are also plenty more deals.
Mon 10am-2pm. Mirdif City Centre, www.mirdifcitycentre.com (800 6422).
Mall walkers at Mall of the Emirates
This indoor walking club meets five times a week to stroll round the mall.
Free. Sun-Thu 8.30am. Ongoing. Meet at Nike store, Mall of the Emirates (04 409 9000).
Oasis Centre: wacky Wednesdays
for women Every Wednesday, this Sheikh Zayed Road mall offers women-only discounts of up to 25 percent across its brands and stores, including New Look and Home Centre.
Ongoing. Oasis Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 515 4000).
Arabic entertainment at The Souk and Arabian Court
Immerse yourself in local culture during Eid and visit this traditional-style area of The Dubai Mall to experience Arabic hospitality, and check out falconers and traditional performances.
Until August 25. The Souk and Arabian Court, The Dubai Mall (800 38224 6255).