Browse and buy at this popular art and crafts market, filled to the brim with exclusive, locally hand-made products. Located at Times Square Center on Friday December 13, the motto of the event is ‘buy hand-made in the UAE’.
Free. Times Square Center, Sheikh Zayed Road. 12pm-7pm. www.arte.ae.
Head here to enjoy the Wafi Bazaar every Saturday during December. There will be more than
50 market stalls selling a host of crafted goods.
10am-midnight. Wafi Mall (04 324 4555).
New stores & collections
Aéropostale Holiday 2013
Visit Aéropostale to shop the Holiday 2013 collection, with cosy styles for men and women including polka dot, stripes, plaids, and floral prints, alongside metallic embellishments and faux fur.
From Dhs85. Aéropostale across Dubai including The Dubai Mall (04 330 8481).
The hotly anticipated new collection by the famous Kardashian siblings has arrived in Dubai. Revamp your wardrobe with the range of body-con dresses, lace, faux-leather and animal print.
From Dhs199. Kardashian Kollection, Lipsy and Iconic stores across Dubai, including Iconic Dubai Marina Mall (04 399 7189).
Collection by Guess Watches The RIGOR collection for men by Guess watches is now available, offering functionally driven designs with a fashionable edge. Expect genuine leather straps, steel-linked bracelets, and a smooth blue silicone.
From Dhs815. Guess and selected Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons stores, including BurJuman Centre (04 355 9090).
Offers and deals
Muji Luggage Discount
Head to stylish and innovative Japanese store Muji in The Dubai Mall to take advantage of 25 percent off luggage on selected styles this December.
Until December 14. Muji, LG Floor, The Dubai Mall (04 388 2104).
Nayomi Part Sale
Grab a bargain at Nayomi, Mercato Mall, where a part sale is now running with discounts up to 75 percent. The Middle Eastern brand designs fashionable lingerie, nightwear, bridal ensembles, bath wear, slippers, and exotic perfumes.
Until January 11. Nayomi, First Floor, The Dubai Mall (04 344 9120).
Bloomingdale’s Taylor Swift Promotion
Spend Dhs2,000 in Bloomingdale’s in The Dubai Mall to be in with a chance to win a trip to London with VIP tickets to see Taylor Swift in concert.
Until December 28. Bloomingdale’s, The Dubai Mall (04 350 5333).
Massimo Dutti and Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF)
Promotion Spend a minimum Dhs850 at Massimo Dutti to receive two free tickets for Dubai International Film Festival until December 14. Exchange the voucher at the DIFF box office for two tickets.
Until December 14. Various locations including Mall of the Emirates (04 341 3151).
WAFI Santa’s Grotto
Meet the big man at Wafi’s Santa’s Secret Grotto. Next to the café court, kids will be entertained by stilted elves and animatronics – and when they reach Santa they will be handed gifts before a photo opportunity.
Dhs60 per child. 10am-10pm (Sat-Thurs), 10am-11pm (Friday). www.wafi.com.