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Christie’s to offer largest selection of timepieces in the Middle East to date for Dubai 2020 sale

Christie’s to offer largest selection of timepieces in the Middle East to date for Dubai 2020 sale

13 Feb 2020

Marking Christie’s 15th consecutive year of operating in the Middle East, as well as handling important watches in the region, which started with private sale exhibitions in 2005 and 2006, followed by the first auction on 31 January 2007, Christie’s is due to hold its 19th watch auction on 11 April at the new Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Dubai. This edition brings the largest selection of watches ever offered to the region with approximately 200 lots, following a tour to key markets. The... Read More

Zenith is proud to have taken part in the 2020 world watch auction in aid of the Australian bushfire

Zenith is proud to have taken part in the 2020 world watch auction in aid of the Australian bushfire

12 Feb 2020

At a time of unprecedented wildfires causing immeasurable loss and devastation in Australia, Zenith is proud to have taken part in Time+Tide Watches’ ‘Watch & Act!’ World Watch Auction in aid of the Australian bushfire crisis. The auction, which ran for 10 days on the online platform invaluable.com, raised a total of 200’000 AUD, with Zenith’s sale contributing 10’600 USD to the cause.

The auction featured 24 watches from 22 brands, including a unique Zenith Pilot watch. For this... Read More

How Scott Barnes Created JLo’s Halftime Show Beauty Look

How Scott Barnes Created JLo’s Halftime Show Beauty Look

11 Feb 2020

To see JLo’s eyeliner from the 50-yard line, Scott used the boldest, blackest eyeliner with Marc Jacobs Beauty Highliner Gel Eye Crayon in Blacquer in her lash line and extended the line out to elongate the eye.

He then flushed out the eyes using the Scott Barnes Snatural Eyeshadow Palette in the shades “Foxy” and “Femme” to create a crease, the shades “Boudoir” and “Brickhouse” to deepen the crease, shape the eye, and smoke out the lower lash line, and then with the shade “Sin” to... Read More

Longchamp F/W2020 at New York Fashion Week

Longchamp F/W2020 at New York Fashion Week

11 Feb 2020

For her fourth show at New York Fashion Week, Creative Director Sophie Delafontaine envisioned a Parisian woman who is constantly moving forward, ceaseless in her pursuit for what’s new, what’s next. She is the star of her own movie, a complex character built of layers, who is far from one-dimensional.

For Delafontaine, the starting point was the ’70s, a decade that encapsulates a free mindset, when self-expression was typified by the era’s leading ladies, including Catherine Deneuve... Read More

Sharjah Light Festival 2020 highlights Visitor Experience

Sharjah Light Festival 2020 highlights Visitor Experience

09 Feb 2020

Much to the delight of residents and tourists, Sharjah Light Festival 2020 is building on the successes of previous years in creating a truly festive mood with a lively and fun-filled atmosphere, presenting an opportunity for audiences to not only revel in enthralling light shows, but also to enjoy an array of cuisines and flavors, served by a range of food trucks. The Festival’s famous University City Hall food truck area is even bigger and better this year. Moreover, the Sharjah Light... Read More

Andakulova Gallery will host the exhibition "Byzantine Journeys" By Timur D'Vatz

Andakulova Gallery will host the exhibition "Byzantine Journeys" By Timur D'Vatz

09 Feb 2020

Andakulova Gallery is delighted to present the artworks of Timur D’Vatz in

its gallery space. The opening for this latest exhibition will be held on March

9, 2020, and the exhibition will continue until October 09, 2020.

Personal journeys have historically evolved into established trade highways.

One of the longest, most colourful and renowned, is the Silk Road. It runs

across ancient civilizations, new States and many cultures. It unites East and

... Read More

Dubai Police makes it easier to obtain paperwork for lost valuables

Dubai Police makes it easier to obtain paperwork for lost valuables

09 Feb 2020

If residents in the UAE have lost certain valuables, they can now obtain the necessary documents online.

Dubai Police say if you have lost personal documents, phones or passports you can apply for a certificate of loss through an online link . 

They announced the initiative on their Twitter account.

Apply a lost certificate for items like mobile, personal documents & passport through the following link:https://... Read More

594 million people used Dubai's public transport in 2019

594 million people used Dubai's public transport in 2019

09 Feb 2020

A total of 594 million riders used public transport and other shared mobility means around Dubai in 2019 - reflecting a jump from a ridership of 589 million in 2018, the emirate's Road and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced.

These modes of transport comprise the metro, tram, public buses, marine transport (abra, ferry, water taxi, water bus), e-hail vehicles, smart car rentals, and cabs (Dubai Taxi and franchise companies).

"Dubai Metro accounted for the biggest chunk of... Read More

Bvlgari unveiled the B.zero1 Rock collection and the new brand compaign faces at New York fashion week

Bvlgari unveiled the B.zero1 Rock collection and the new brand compaign faces at New York fashion week

09 Feb 2020

Bvlgari gathered a set of international media and celebrities at Brooklyn’s iconic location Duggal Greenhouse

to debut B.zero1 Rock, a new trailblazing collection encapsulating the Maison’s brave and indomitable spirit. Hosted by Group CEO Jean-Christophe Babin, the spectacular party night was the perfect occasion for the Italian Maison to unveil its latest muses.

Super model Lily Aldridge, British actress and singer Naomi Scott and American star Zendaya, stole the spotlights... Read More

UAE communities  to celebrate Expo 2020 Dubai with public art

UAE communities to celebrate Expo 2020 Dubai with public art

06 Feb 2020

Vibrant art installations are set to adorn public locations across the UAE as part of Expo 2020 Dubai’s new grassroots initiative to highlight the nation’s unique identity, as it prepares to welcome millions of people from around the world.

My Urban Freej is a programme of public art that encapsulates the creative spirit, dynamic multiculturalism and strong sense of community in the UAE. Open to everyone in the UAE aged 18 and above, My Urban Freej will work in collaboration with... Read More

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