A to the R to the T (Am so Ridiculously Talented) competition
This S*uce initiative aims to support children’s artistic creativity. Kids aged four to 15 are invited to draw their families and submit the artwork to firstname.lastname@example.org. The entries will then be featured in a series of gift hampers to be sold at the DXB store at Sikka Art Fair, Design Days and Art Dubai.
Ongoing. S*uce Gifts at Al Wasl Square, and DXB store at Art Dubai, Design Days and Sikka Art Fair, www.shopatsauce.com/art.
From Textile to Texture
French fashion institute Esmod Dubai is hosting an exhibition of contemporary textile creations by French designer Alain Germain, who’s renowned for his work as a theatre and stage director. The displays explore the art of fabric manipulation.
Until February 28. Esmod Fashion Store, Wafi, Oud Metha (04 429 1228).
Tiffany & Co vintage showcase
Check out the special collection of Tiffany & Co vintage watches, on display until the end of the month. The items include art deco designs from the ’20s and intricate watches from the ’40s, though they don’t come cheap.
Dhs8,900 to Dhs17,700. Until February 28. Momentum, Marble Walk, DIFC, www.momentum-dubai.com (050 211 1351).
Wear What How fashion styling workshops
Personal stylist Kelly Lundberg is holding free fashion styling workshops on Thursday February 28. She’ll also reveal the latest looks from the luxury department store’s ready-to-wear and accessories brands available in store. To participate, call the number below.
Free. 11.30am, 3.30pm and 6.30pm. Until February 28. Level 2, Harvey Nichols, Mall of the Emirates (04 409 8888).
New stores & collections
JW Anderson spring/summer 2013 collection for Topshop
The British knitwear mogul’s spring line for Topshop lands in Dubai stores on Monday March 4. His iconic pieces are reworked for the season and include kilt and motif jumpers, futuristic cuts and fabrics.
Dhs250 to Dhs1,820. Topshop, The Dubai Mall (04 339 9802).
Offers and deals
Cool deals at Sisters Beauty Lounge Mirdif City Centre
Need to wind down after all that shopping? Every Monday this Dubai salon offers a free L’Oreal hair treatment with every cut and blow-dry and a free back massage with every spa mani and pedi.
10am-2pm. Sisters Beauty Lounge, Mirdif City Centre (04 284 3554).
Ecco Fitness First promotion
Buy a pair of BIOM shoes from this Danish brand and you’ll get the chance to win a one-year subscription to a Fitness First gym. There are 11 gym subscriptions to give away.
Until March 9. Ecco, various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 341 3838).
Red velvet whoopie pies at Magnolia Bakery
Stuff your face with heart-shaped mini red velvet cakes, each filled with pink icing.
Dhs14 each. Until February 28. Magnolia Bakery, The Dubai Mall (04 350 5440).
Ladies’ morning at Mirdif City Centre
From 10am until 2pm every Monday, this mall offers discounts and offers for ladies, such as free facials at Paris Gallery and 10 percent off at Sephora. See the website for more.
Mon 10am-2pm. Ongoing. Mirdif City Centre, www.mirdifcitycentre.com (800 6422).
The Dubai Mall Walk
Want to get a free breakfast and T-shirt? Fitness First is leading mall walks here every Sunday at 7.30am. Visitors are welcomed with a warm-up session, which includes a free breakfast from Canadian donut king Tim Hortons. To register, visit any guest service centre desk at The Dubai Mall or head to Fitness First’s Al Manzil Club.
Free. Until March 31. The Dubai Mall (04 437 0576).
Win a Toyota Rav4 at Dubai Festival City Mall
Spend Dhs150 here any time during February and you’ll have the chance to drive away in a brand new car. Plus the light and water show runs every day on the hour from 6.30pm.
Until February 28. Dubai Festival City Mall (800 332 32).