The dearth of water was the tragic topic trending on World Water Day on March 22. But it was also the day when Italian brand Gucci and powerhouse singer Beyoncé joined forces to work to provide clean and safe water to the people of Burundi. The fashion label has pledged US$1 million (Dh3.67 million) to support the building of 80 wells in the landlocked and poverty-stricken African country.
The BeyGood4Burundi initiative is part of Beyoncé’s BeyGood philanthropic arm and will be... Read More
Bottega Veneta is pleased to announce the opening of its new boutique at The Dubai Mall’s Fashion Avenue. Measuring 5,845 square feet over three floors, the store showcases an extensive range of Bottega Veneta products for both women and men, including ready-to-wear, handbags, small leather goods, shoes, jewelry, luggage, fragrances and eyewear. It will also feature a Customization Atelier, allowing clients to choose from an array of precious exotic skins and iconic styles to create an... Read More
The new Run Away Diamonds Collection features white diamonds elegantly decorating the upside-down letter F and the bezel, adding a touch of sophistication to its streamlined design.
A modern watch for a contemporary woman
The Run Away Diamonds watch explores the feminine shapes of the 28 mm case featuring brilliant-cut white diamonds for a bold yet cultured appeal. Inspired by the F is FENDI logo distinguished by its surprising upside-down position and so-called F en Folie by... Read More
One of the biggest launches this year for Women, Nike has introduced ‘The 1 Re-imagined’ – the latest project powered by an all-female design team that have come together to redesign two of the most iconic shoes – the Air Force 1 and the Air Jordan 1. Forming a new and diverse limited collection of styles, the new designs of the most recognized silhouettes in history will be available in Jordan stores across the UAE from 15 March.
‘The 1 Re-imagined’ collection is a result of a... Read More
The Dubai Mall’s much-awaited expansion of the Fashion Avenue is now open, welcoming more than 150 luxury brands. Connoisseurs of style will have a veritable showcase of exclusive concepts to choose from, delivered by the world’s leading luxury retailers at their flagship outlets, while many mark their Middle East debut at The Dubai Mall.
The light-filled and bright area can be reached directly from the existing Fashion Avenue via a striking lit-up archway where the Hermes store used... Read More
‘Archaic’s Echo’ resounds at Andakulova Gallery, Dubai, UAE: The solo exhibition of the original work of Kyrgyz artist Yuristanbek Shygaev at Andakulova Gallery, Dubai, from March 7th – July 7th, 2018, can best be described in the words of Chingiz Aitmatov, the most famous contemporary author of Kyrgyzstan: “Under the brush of this master, Kyrgyz myths and legends achieve the greatness of true art…” Indeed, a deep and serious interest in the old folk tales and epics of the Kyrgyz people has... Read More
This year's Oscars have been handed out in Hollywood at the 90th annual Academy Awards. The ceremony was held on March 4, 2018 rather than its usual late-February date to avoid conflicting with the 2018 Winter Olympics.Oscar nominations for the 90th annual awards were announced on Tuesday morning from the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.The full list of winners is below.
Best Picture: “The Shape of Water”
Director: Guillermo del Toro, “The Shape of Water”
Actor: ... Read More
Globally, Casio is celebrating the 35th anniversary of G-SHOCK brand that was first introduced in Japan back in 1983 and since then relentlessly delivered real toughness to G-Shock enthusiasts around the world. In commemoration, Casio Middle East had kicked-off with a long road-show style tour in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) covering major Arab countries starting from the UAE as a kick-off market. From the Emirates, the tour will make a stop in other markets in the GCC, Levant,... Read More
Language is the main medium of human communication whether used in spoken or written form. Learning a new language may open a world of opportunities and give you a boost up the ladder to success on both social and professional levels. In this part of the world, learning Arabic, the official language of the region, sets you apart as a distinguished individual who has gone the extra mile to know the language of the host country along with the cultural aspects embedded in it.
Arabic is a... Read More
TCL, one of the top-three global television manufacturers and the leading consumer electronics brand, today announced the appointment of Neymar Jr., one of the world’s most influential and widely–recognized athletes, as the company’s Global Brand Ambassador.
The exclusive partnership with Neymar Jr. is TCL’s latest initiative in an extensive programme of premium sports sponsorships worldwide, which underpins the company’s goal to connect with its growing community and... Read More