Ten top shopping events this week

New stores, collections and hot sales


Arte Market
Grab urgently needed Christmas gifts at this popular twice-monthly art and crafts market. Located at Time Square Center on Friday 20 December, the market will be filled to the brim with exclusive, locally
hand-made products.
Free. Time Square Center, Sheikh Zayed Road. 12pm-7pm. www.arte.ae.

Wafi Bazaar
Head to Wafi to enjoy the Wafi Bazaar every Saturday during December. Located next to Café Court, there will be over 50 market stalls selling a host of crafted goods.
10am-midnight. December 7, 14, 21. Wafi Mall. www.wafi.com (04 324 4555).

New stores and collections

Peak Performance at Mall of the Emirates
Lucky enough to be heading to the slopes this winter? Head to Go Sport UAE in Mall of the Emirates to take your pick from the new Peak Performance skiwear collection. Mix and match the bold, colourful skiwear and accessories to stay warm and stylish.
From Dhs169. Peak Performance at Go Sport UAE, Mall of the Emirates (04 341 3251).

Reiss British fashion brand
Reiss has expanded its UAE stores with a new opening in Mercato Mall. Head to the ground floor to shop from the collection of menswear, womenswear, and accessories with a stylish, modern edge. Reiss, Mercato Mall.

L’Wren Scott at Banana Republic
Model and designer L’Wren Scott has collaborated with Banana Republic to create glamorous, party-ready pieces. Take your pick from clothes and accessories in a palette of jewel colours, many encrusted with sequins or featuring a signature lip print.
From Dhs150. Banana Republic, The Dubai Mall (04 339 8462).

Get your accessories fix at the new Lovisa store in The Dubai Mall. With endless rails of glitzy, on-trend jewellery, Lovisa’s first store in the Middle East has something for everybody over the festive season.
Lovisa, The Dubai Mall. lov.dml@liwastores.net.

Offers & deals

ECCO winter sale
Head to ECCO in The Dubai Mall to take advantage of the part winter sale this week, with discounts between 25 and 60 percent. While stocks last.
ECCO, The Dubai Mall (04 339 8184).

Fine Jewellery
Offer at Bloomingdale’s Spend Dhs5,000 or more in the fine jewellery & watches department of Bloomingdale’s this December and you will receive a gift card loaded with Dhs1,000 to spend in the same department. The perfect way to treat yourself or loved ones over the holiday season.
Until December 31. Bloomingdale’s, The Dubai Mall (04 350 5333).

Wafi December giveaway
Spend Dhs300 at Wafi and you will be entered into a draw to win Dhs10,000 every day throughout December. Spend at Wafi Mall or Pyramids to enter. Until December 24.
Wafi Mall, Oud Metha www.wafi.com (04 324 4555).

In-mall entertainment

Digital cards at Tiffany, The Dubai Mall
Head to the flagship Tiffany store in The Dubai Mall to share holiday wishes with friends and family. An iPad will be stationed near the Tiffany tree in the store for you to send an electronic card to a recipient anywhere in the world containing your digital wish list.
Tiffany, The Dubai Mall (04 339 8350).

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