The Dubai Mall, the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination, will mark Eid Al Fitr with an array of family-centric activities and events, in a truly celebratory ambience befitting the occasion.
Paying homage to the region’s traditions and culture, The Dubai Mall will host hospitality tents providing coffee and dates to visitors in the Arabian Court and The Souk, while passers-by can indulge in customary henna painting in designated tents. Combining traditional Eid customs with carnival-like festivities appealing to kids, The Dubai Mall’s celebrations will encompass of parades and crowd favourites such as balloon benders, face painters, stilt walkers, and clowns. Children will also have the opportunity to explore their artistic talents with a wide range of workshops and game stations for the young and the young-at-heart. Read more
This summer, Bloomingdale’s – Dubai brings you the most coveted abaya designers under one roof. Transforming the traditional black canvas into unique works of art, the new collections from Nawader and Mauzan are fresh and innovative, fusing traditional elements with modern silhouettes and chic colours and embellishments.
Nawader’s alluring AW12 collection is bursting with soft, silky fabrics coupled with unparalleled workmanship. The combination embodies elegance and sophistication highlighted by intricate Indian hand embroidery, delicate beadwork and crystal embellishments.
Mauzan fashion creations celebrate the abaya as a powerful expression of a woman’s individuality. Inspired by the woman of today, the contemporary custom-made designs display a graceful femininity and comfort that empower the woman with inner confidence. Using fabrics sourced from France, Italy and Switzerland, this brand incorporates the use of lace and silk to lend poise and distinction to each garment. Read more
Just in time for summer nuptials, Bloomingdale’s – Dubai will unveil their very first signature collection of Bloomingdale’s Bridal Jewellery in their Fine Jewellery and Watches Department in July 2012.
Hand-picked exclusively for the retailer to suit the tastes of discerning brides and displayed amidst a delicate floral and lace motif, the timeless and elegant selection will include diamond wedding bands, tennis bracelets, solitaire earrings, pendants and rings placed in classic, traditional settings — all available in 18k white and yellow gold.
In addition to the exquisite display, Bloomingdale’s – Dubai offers a dedicated team of jewellery specialists who can assist in selecting the perfect pieces for your special moment. From settings and stones to custom designs and engraving, Bloomingdale’s Bridal Jewellery can translate your expressions of love into one-of-a-kind tokens of commitment. Read more
For over 30 years, Theo Fennell keys have been one of the most coveted collections from the celebrated jeweller. These iconic pieces have come in many different designs and are the result of great craftsmanship and attention to detail.
Theo’s new Scallop key (AED 41,200) is beautifully crafted from 18ct white gold and diamonds. The delicate heart and clover detailing are from some of Theo’s very first key designs. Read more
Today, she is in Dubai and tweeted from the 124th high Burj Khalifa‘s observatory At the Top: “Hello Dubai! I’m in the tallest building in the world! Armani building also called Burj Khalifa, its beautiful here!”
Technically, the supertall skyscraper, built by Emaar Properties is only a home to Armani Hotel Dubai, but not called Armani building. As this is Eva’s first time visit to Dubai, we tend to forgive her the small inaccuracy. Read more
A continuing symbol of French lifestyle, the Christofle brand is internationally renowned for its premier silver craftsmanship and classic design.
Exuding luxury and elegance Christfle’s silver spirit reflects the brand’s determination to create decorative art. Going beyond the traditional uses of silverware, Christofle has revolutionarized the adventurous styling of tableware, decoration and furniture design.
Bloomingdale’s celebrates its first anniversary in The Dubai Mall this month, with exciting offers, events and giveaways. One shopper will get the chance to win a million-dirham shopping voucher, as well as daily draws for AED5,000 and chances to win other prizes with purchases. There will also be an exhibition of Bloomingdale’s shopping bags from down the years, since the first store opened in New York in 1872.
- Direct access from The Dubai Mall and Bloomingdales
- Trendy design elements in a warm ambiance
The Address Dubai Mall, the five star premium hotel directly linked to The Dubai Mall, opens Ember, its chic signature restaurant, on Wednesday February 10, 2010. The restaurant offers a creative menu of international grill cuisine, ranging from a variety of Japanese robatas, Australian ribs, vintage beefs and prime cuts as well as a selection of delicacies from the rotisserie.
The trendy venue which can seat up to 120 guests comfortably is sophisticated down to the lastÂ detail and offers a hip lounge where guests can socialize and enjoy pre-dinner beverages. Showcasing a classy dÃ©cor which is further enhanced by soothing colours and carefully selected designs, the restaurant is set to regale visitors keen to meet with friends and family in the vibrant setting. Read more
New York’s famed Bloomingdale’s department store opened its doors in the Middle East’s biggest mall on Sunday in its first foray outside its home market.
The Macy’s Inc unit has teamed up with the United Arab Emirates’ Al Tayer Group, which is investing 270 million dirhams ($73.5 million) in a venture first announced in September 2008.
“We are bringing the best of America to Dubai with Bloomingdale’s,” said Shireen el-Khatib, chief executive of Al Tayer Insignia, the group’s luxury retail division. Read more