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New essences, Santal and Tubéreuse by Elie Saab

New essences, Santal and Tubéreuse by Elie Saab

23 Jun 2016

The olfactory expression of an aesthetics blending splendor with sleekness, the first series of the Collection des Essences transposed Elie Saab’s couture techniques into scent with ROSE, GARDÉNIA, AMBRE and OUD. The following chapter was more “biographical”, featuring a NÉROLI distilled in Lebanon and a VÉTIVER worn by Monsieur Saab himself.

For this third opus, Francis Kurkdjian’s source of inspiration is more abstract, yet still more sensuous: the theme of roundness, curves and... Read More

Bottega Veneta introduces Parco Palladiano collection

Bottega Veneta introduces Parco Palladiano collection

16 Jun 2016

Bottega Veneta introduces Parco Palladiano, a new collection of fragrances for women and men inspired by the Palladian gardens of the Veneto region of Italy, where Bottega Veneta was founded in 1966. Conceived and overseen by Creative Director Tomas Maier, the six fragrances are a collaboration with three perfumers. Each scent is an ‘olfactory trompe l’oeil’, capturing different moments and experiences in a Palladian garden.

The Parco Palladiano collection goes to the very heart of... Read More

Celebrity-Favourite Sama Eyewear Now At Harvey Nichols-Dubai

Celebrity-Favourite Sama Eyewear Now At Harvey Nichols-Dubai

07 Jun 2016

The L.A.-based Sama Eyewear brand is now available at Harvey Nichols-Dubai, basking in the success of the eyewear brand’s recent launch at Dubai’s leading luxury department store. With distinctive designs and artisanal craftsmanship, the ultra-premium eyewear brand has cultivated a strong following among Hollywood celebrities and global trendsetters who prefer Sama’s hand-made couture pieces to mass-produced eyewear brands.

From bestsellers to seasonal favourites, the Sama stand on... Read More

TAG Heuer showcases 2016 collection for the first time in Ski Dubai

TAG Heuer showcases 2016 collection for the first time in Ski Dubai

01 Jun 2016

The acclaimed Swiss Avant-Garde watchmaker TAG Heuer unveiled its 2016 collection at the Ski Dubai in Mall of the Emirates. The TAG Heuer Middle East team welcomed a plethora of energetic media and influencers to a variety of hot & cold alpine refreshments as well as a first look at the timepieces from their latest collections.

TAG Heuer’s motto #DontCrackUnderPressure was fully brought to the fore, with a range of slope jumps and zip lining activities. The crowd also witnessed an... Read More

Fine Premium Leather Products Launches In the UAE

Fine Premium Leather Products Launches In the UAE

12 May 2016

ullu, a luxury brand that offers exquisitely handcrafted leather accessories has announced the launch of their sought after collections in the UAE. The first store to launch the exclusive product in the UAE is Virgin Megastores in Mall of Emirates.

ullu deliver unmatched luxury, fine craftsmanship and top-notch quality. The products range from watch straps, phone, tablet, laptop and computer covers and mousepads that come in a range of materials such as premium leather, hand coloured... Read More

Interview with creative director of Essentiel Antwerp

12 May 2016

Inge Onsea is the creative director of Belgian fashion label Essentiel Antwerp. The former fashion model launched the brand in 1999 with her husband, Esfan. What started as a simple t-shirt collection has since grown into a fully fledged ready to wear collection for men and women.

Essentiel is well known for its fun, colourful prints, statement jackets and easy separates. Essentiel now has stores worldwide including in France and Korea. Essentiel launched in the UK in 2012 and now has... Read More

Dior's New Rose Des Vents Campaign

11 May 2016

From Christian Dior’s garden at Granville to the discovery of faraway lands, with Paris’ 8th arrondissement cropping up along with way, the Rose des Vents collection from Dior Joaillerie, designed by Victoire de Castellane, is a voyage on the four winds through the House’s history. It features Christian Dior’s good-luck star and the rose, his favorite flower. The new campaign, photographed by Patrick Demarchelier, reveals a Dior woman with a natural, timeless beauty wearing the Rose des... Read More

RAK Tourism’s exciting projects

RAK Tourism’s exciting projects

25 Apr 2016

One of the fastest growing tourist destinations in the Middle East, Ras Al Khaimah witnessed a huge jump of 82% Chinese visitors in 2015 and an average stay of 8 nights for Russian tourists. Blessed with unique natural attractions such as the UAE’s highest mountains at 1,900m, canyons, mangrove forests, deserts and pristine beaches, it also has archaeological and historic sites dating back to 7,000 years ago. Aviamost spoke to the CEO of RAK Tourism Development Authority Haitham Mattar to... Read More

Galeries Lafayette opened its Shoe Box

21 Apr 2016

Galeries Lafayette opened its Shoe Box by hosting a fun and entertaining evening themed all around the world of SHOES!

Hosted by the known presenter Shereen Mitwalli, guests mingled amongst hundreds of shoes and were entertained by tap dancers, dolly dancers, and break dancers whilst sipping mocktails and nibbling shoe-themed canapés.  Talks were held by Julia Haart, Founder and Designer of Julia Haart, and Nadya Hasan, the know blogger and now Designer of her own footwear line which... Read More

Weekend Max Mara Opens Its First Store in Dubai, CityWalk

Weekend Max Mara Opens Its First Store in Dubai, CityWalk

11 Apr 2016

Weekend Max Mara - the lifestyle line by Max Mara Group opens its first store in Dubai. The shop includes 106 square meters of retail space and it’s located in City Walk – Phase 2, the newest addition to Dubai’s shopping and dining scene.The Spring Summer 16 collection was beautifully displayed in the opening event held at the new store on the 6th of April. Press and customers, who attended, viewed the collection, enjoyed refreshing juices from the lemonade stand while snapping pictures in... Read More

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