Our picks of the week
1 Shop pre-loved fashion at My Ex Wardrobe
2 Join the city’s most stylish at Fashion Victims Season 2
3 Browse for gadgets at GITEX Shopper Spring
4 Treat your skin and hair at Kiehl’s
See new stores & collections.
5 Surround yourself with design at Meet d3
Fashion Victims Season 2
Friday April 3 sees the return of Fashion Victims at Atlantis The Palm. Head to season 2 of the stylish event to browse exhibitions, watch catwalk shows, take part in workshops and attend an awards dinner. You may even catch sight of Lebanese singer and Arabic music icon Nancy Ajram, who will be in attendance.
Registration is essential. Free (workshops, shows and exhibition), from Dhs750 (awards dinner). April 3, 11.30am-10.30pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.fashionvictims.co (04 432 7825).
My Ex Wardrobe
Shop for pre-loved fashion and accessories at the popular My Ex Wardrobe event, which is back on Wednesday April 1 with the company’s first sale since a fire destroyed its warehouse last year.
April 1, 6.30pm. Societe, Marina Byblos Hotel, Dubai Marina, www.facebook.com/MyExWardrobe (050 524 5721).
This free three-day event celebrates all things design. Meet d3 takes place on April 2, 3, and 4 and will feature a programme of art and design showcases from local and international artists, retail experiences, food and beverage outlets and a dynamic line-up of entertainment. Free to attend.
April 2, 2pm-12am, April 3-4, 6pm-12am. Dubai Design District, Downtown Dubai, www.meetd3.com.
GITEX Shopper Spring
Gadget lovers, get ready for this shopping bonanza, which attracts the biggest names in the retail industry. Browse and buy technology, communication and entertainment products, with lots of exclusive deals, big win competitions and bundled offers.
Dhs20. April 1-4, 11am-11pm. Dubai World Trade Centre. www.gitexshopperdubai.com.
New stores & collections
Kiehl’s at Mercato Mall
ew York beauty brand Kiehl’s has opened a new store at Mercato Mall. The store is located on the ground floor next to Spinneys.
Mercato Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road, www.en.kiehls-me.com (04 344 4161).
Kingsley Heath Sports Collection
South African brand Kingsley Heath is renowned for its culturally entrenched designs and craftsmanship and its new Sports Collection for men captures a sense of adventure and style. Shop the range of comfortable vests and shorts in a host of colours.
Kingsley Heath, various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 434 0617).
Passionata Double Je
The French lingerie brand has unveiled a brand-new line called Double Je. The range is available in classic black, soft talc and vivid raspberry, and is in stores now.
Passionata, various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 434 0484).
New Era’s Jungle Pack collection
he brand has unveiled this new range fusing two key spring fashion looks – animal print and tropical inspired patterns. Expect earthy colours that evoke a safari feel across headwear and complementing apparel items. It’s available in stores now.
Beyond the Beach, various locations including Ibn Battuta Mall, The Gardens (04 437 7524).
Offers & deals
Flaunt at Mall of the Emirates
Spend Dhs699 shopping the spring/summer collections at Mall of the Emirates until April 6 – and you stand a chance to win a chic new wardrobe makeover worth Dhs25,000 every week.
Entry with every Dhs699 spend. Until April 6. Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha www.malloftheemirates.com (04 409 9000).