New stores & collections
Brooks Brothers at Festival City Mall
American fashion brand Brooks Brothers is now open in Festival Square at Dubai Festival City. Find both menswear and womenswear in the new 224 sqm store.
Ongoing. Festival City Mall, Festival City (04 288 1810).
Chilli Beans at The Dubai Mall
This new accessories store is now open. The popular Brazilian brand sells watches, sunglasses and more.
Ongoing. Metro Link, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, www.chillibeans.com (055 804 1423).
Eid collection from Manish Arora
Head to ValleyDez to check out the new Eid collection from Manish Arora. The designer has garnered clients such as Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Kate Moss and Katy Perry. Expect summery hues and modest hemlines.
Ongoing. ValleyDez, Sunset Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 394 1290).
Guess’ new Ramadan collection
Peruse seasonal collections for women and kids. The womenswear line features soft silhouettes, flowing fabrics and pastel hues of mint green and peach.
Ongoing. Guess, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 9185).
Jimmy Choo’s new midi styles
Embrace the ’70s-inspired midi heel from Jimmy Choo, now available in the Pre Fall 2015 collection in a variety of styles and bold colours.
Ongoing. Jimmy Choo, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 8925).
Maison Margiela at StyleBop.com
Check out edgy menswear in the new Maison Margiela Pre Fall 2015 collection, available now from the online shopping portal.
So Soulier goes online
Luxury Dubai shoe label So Soulier has gone digital, with a new website now accepting orders from across the UAE and the rest of the world. The brainchild of Scottish designer Catherine Granger, the brand is well known for its edgy tartan soles and bespoke engraving. Ongoing. www.sosoulier.com.
Offers & deals
Sahara Centre’s summer promotions
Right on the Dubai-Sharjah border, this mall is offering big prizes until the end of August. Spend Dhs200 or more at any outlet and enter a raffle draw for the chance to win a Mercedes-Benz G500, a package holiday for two to Switzerland and Dhs200,000 worth of shopping vouchers from Rivoli.
Until August 30. Sahara Centre, Sharjah, www.saharacentre.com (06 531 6611).
Summer discounts at Stadium
Sportswear and lifestyle store Stadium is offering huge discounts until the end of July. Get up to 50 percent off major brands including Reebok, Umbro, Speedo, Puma and Nike, and kit yourself out for the gym this season.
Until July 23. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 434 0641).
Ramadan at The Dubai Mall
Throughout the Holy Month, The Dubai Mall will be hosting a range of cultural and charitable events. Watch Afghan master weavers spin wool and design carpets in The Souk Atrium, support Dubai Cares’ campaign to teach kids how to read at The Waterfall Atrium, view art installations by Emirati artist Mattar Bin Lahej and, after iftar, visitors will be welcomed with dates and Arabic coffee. Opening hours are also extended, with the mall open from 10am to 2am, and restaurants as late as 3am for suhoor.
Until Eid. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, www.thedubaimall.com (800 382 246 6255).