Ripe’s Indoor market
Ripe has moved into Times Square Center on Sheikh Zayed Road every Saturday from 9am-2pm. Head over for the usual mix of foodie, fashion and crafty finds.
Free to attend. Sat 9am-2pm. Until mid-October. Times Square Center, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.ripeme.com (04 380 7602).
New stores & collections
Ciate Colour Cosmetics
The award-winning British nail brand has launched a full line of cosmetics at Sephora stores across the UAE. The fun collection includes bold coloured lipsticks and glosses, eyeliners and shadows, mascaras, blushers, bronzers and highlighters.
Available at Sephora, various locations including Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha, www.ciatelondon.com (04 395 1734).
Festival Square re-opens
Dubai Festival City Mall’s Festival Square has now opened again, with 25 new brands to shop, including Omega, Mac, Reiss, DKNY, Jo Malone, Trollbeads, Kiehl’s, Banana Republic and Lacoste.
Ongoing. Dubai Festival City (800 332).
Kate Spade New York summer 2015 collection
Kate Spade New York has launched a range of summer essentials including terry cloth oversized beach bags, swimwear in seasonal prints, ready-to-wear fashion and quirky jewellery.
Various locations including The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 325 3518).
Mango’s Mini Me Collection
Following the success of last year’s Mom-and-Me range for mothers and daughters, Mango has launched Mini Me, which now also includes dads. Various locations including Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 4324).
Zayan the Label’s Ramadan Capsule Collection
Peruse this kaftan collection featuring 20 different designs. Check out French knot fabrics on a tulle base in black and nude, lilac and coral lace, floral pointelle lace, plus pearl and Swarovski crystal embellishments.
From Dhs920-3,080. Ongoing. The Galleria Mall, Al Wasl Road (04 344 0104).
Pink store at Dubai Festival City
Victoria’s Secret has opened its first standalone Pink store in the UAE at Dubai Festival City. The sub-brand store sells a range of lingerie alongside comfortable activewear such as hoodies and more.
Ongoing. Dubai Festival City (04 419 0787).
Offers & deals
Free consultations at Flormar
The Italian cosmetics brand has opened its new store in The Dubai Mall. As well as selling a line ranging from face products to nail polish, shoppers get free skin-type consultations before making any purchases.
Ongoing. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 325 085).
Mercato Mall Instagram Competition
Enter to win a Dhs500 voucher every week.
Follow @MercatoMall and upload a photo taken on the first floor with the hashtag #LoveMercatoMall. Ongoing. Jumeirah Beach Road (04 344 4161).