First four-seater Ferrari with a V8 engine is now at Al Tayer Motors, Dubai and Premier Motors, Abu Dhabi
Dubai, 23 May 2017: Ferrari’s GTC4Lusso T, the first four-seater to sport a V8 engine, has arrived in UAE showrooms and can be viewed at Al Tayer Motors, Dubai and Premier Motors, Abu Dhabi.
Ushering in a whole new Ferrari GT concept, the car is aimed squarely at drivers looking for range as well as sporty driving and versatility.
“Ferraristi looking for a sporty and versatile vehicle that does not compromise on performance, while providing greater fuel efficiency, have the perfect solution in the form of the GTC4 Lusso T,” said Hossam Hosni, Vice President – Ferrari at Al Tayer Motors.
The GTC4Lusso T adopts an evolution of the 3.9-litre V8 tu ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2017: Maserati Polo Tour announced the return of its Dubai edition with the Maserati Dubai Polo Trophy 2017 for the second consecutive year. Dubai will be the second destination of the tour that kicked off in St. Moritz in January.
The Maserati Dubai Polo Trophy will be held at Desert Palm Polo Club from 11 to 17 of March 2017. As a special highlight, HH Sheikh Falah bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s polo team, Ghantoot Polo Team, will be participating along with five other teams: Maserati, Abu Dhabi, Al Tayer Motors, AES International, and Leica. The teams will be featuring both amateur and professional players, including some of the biggest names in the Polo scene from the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom and Argentina.
Ali Saeed Juma A ......read more
A BEAUTY ANOMALY IN TODAY’S UNIVERSE: ANTIMATTER
Antimatter is made up of properties that oppose ‘normal’ matter. Unique to the universe, when collided with matter particles it can create powerful explosions.
Known for the purest pigments and high-colour payoff, Illamasqua add to their covetable product line up with an explosive new lipstick range, aptly named Antimatter. Harnessing the brand’s unruly nature and sub-culture roots, Antimatter celebrates rebel nature, the rule-breakers that look far beyond traditional beauty techniques and formulations. Available in a range of 16 dynamic shades, Antimatter Lipsticks are a futuristic and stellar blend that oppose predictable lip textures. A beauty anomaly in today’s universe, the matte yet creamy finish pro ......read more
Ermenegildo Zegna Takes to the Road with its exclusive SS17 Maserati Capsule Collection
Abu Dhabi, November 12, 2016 – From November 9th until 19th, Ermenegildo Zegna and Maserati have opened a special display at The Galleria in Abu Dhabi. On this special occasion, the two Italian brands unveil the new Zegna – Maserati SS17 Capsule Collection, which will be exclusively displayed at The Galleria on Al Maryah Island leading up to the 2016 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.The shopping centre will be showcasing seven Maserati models along with the new Zegna capsule collection for visitors to admire.
After an exclusive preview recently held at the Maserati booth of the Paris Autoshow and at the Ermenegildo Zegna Paris boutique evening party, the SS17 Zegna-M ......read more
Dial up the Drama this Christmas
Professionally curated by the illamasqua art team, we have designed five christmas gifts sets that include a selection of our most desired products. Whether you long for a glittering eye, glowing highlight, elegant feline flick, or red festive lip, there’s no doubt you’ll be the one choosing whose worth of that mistletoe kiss.
New Illamasqua Christmas Gift Sets
Available in Limited Edition Packaging Inspired by EXTINCT
Our ‘Eyes That Hypnotise’ gift set is perfect for bright, festive eyes while the ‘Lip Slay’ gift set adds a daring statement lip. Create a classic feline eye with a touch of golden glitter with the ‘Insta Eye’ set, paired with a nude lip shade from our ‘Go Nude’ L ......read more
A NIGHT AT DIPTYQUE.
diptyque welcomes you to its own winter tale:
Let yourself get whisked away by this redolent, poetic, luminous adventure, steeped in incomparable sensations.
On a winter’s night, Just after a snow storm hit Paris, Henri found himself stuck in his shop at 34, Boulevard Saint-Germain.
In the dark, his nose at the window, Henri watched as the snowflakes swirled in the wind.
A thick white blanket was forming outside, hemming Henri in, preventing him from heading home where his family waited to share a festive meal with him.
As the clock ticked, he became increasingly impatient, and cold.
Suddenly, he heard someone whisper his name.
At first, he thought it was just the wind whistling.
“Look over here, Henri!”
The World Premiere at the Paris Motor Show
Dubai, UAE, October 6, 2016: Technological excellence, performance, style, exclusivity. These are Ferrari’s unique core values which are perfectly represented by the car launched to mark the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the company. Designed for Ferrari’s most passionate clients, the LaFerrari Aperta is the new limited-edition special series, an open-top version of the acclaimed LaFerrari supercar.
Available with both a carbon-fibre hard top (optional) and soft top, the LaFerrari Aperta boasts the same specification and characteristics as the LaFerrari, combining extraordinary performance with the unique exhilaration of open-top driving. It is equipped with the same hybrid power unit as the coupé: an 800 cv ......read more
The first Ferrari V8-engined four-seater
World Premier of the GTC4Lusso T at the Paris Motor Show
Dubai, UAE, October 6, 2016: Following on from the success of GTC4Lusso, which raised the performance bar for Ferrari’s traditional four-seater V12 GTs, the Prancing Horse announces the arrival of the new GTC4Lusso T, the first four-seater to be powered by a V8 engine. Ushering in a whole new Ferrari Grand Touring concept, the car is aimed at drivers seeking a car that is sporty and versatile, as well as perfect for driving on a daily basis.
The new GTC4Lusso T is equipped with an evolution of the 3.9-litre V8 turbo which punches out a maximum of 610 cv at 7,500 rpm, guaranteeing powerful acceleration with maximum torque of 760 Nm available between 3,000 and 5,250 rpm. Des ......read more
Dubai, October 3, 2016.
BeWorld-renowned facialist Sarah Chapman announces the launch of her Skinesis product range into the Middle Eastern market, with her collection available to buy in Harvey Nichols-Dubai this October.
Launched in 2008, Sarah’s signature skincare line Skinesis was inspired by her ‘face to formula’ innovation through desire to combine her knowledge of skin and cosmetic science with expertise from the treatment room to bring powerful, transformative, cosmeceutical formulations. Combined with technical blends of the most advanced active ingredients, and sophisticated, power botanicals, Skinesis offers truly innovative, optimum performance skincare that delivers beautifully healthy, radiant, rejuvenated and youthful skin. Seen as a leader with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 28, 2016: diptyque, the typically Parisian Maison, is opening a second location in Dubai, and specifically the prestigious Dubai Festival City. This boutique, the largest in the world devoted to the brand, presents a sober and refined décor imbued with a fresh interpretation of Oriental themes, and offers its world of balms, perfumed candles, fragrances and objects dedicated to them... Since the early sixties, diptyque has been distilling a unique, bold spirit, nourished by natural fragrances gathered worldwide, inspired by stories, by the precious memories that shape emotions.
The boutique is arranged in a long row steadily revealing the maison’s creations piece by piece, along with the exclusive articles reserved for it. A VIP lounge completes t ......read more
First four-seater in Prancing Horse history with V8 Turbo
Official debut at upcoming Paris Show
Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2016: The upcoming Paris Motor Show provides the venue for the unveiling of the GTC4Lusso T, the first four-seater in Prancing Horse history to sport a V8 turbo engine, hailing a whole new Ferrari GT concept aimed at owners seeking a car that is sporty and versatile but also perfect for frequent driving.
The new GT effortlessly marries elegance, superb occupant comfort and sportiness with the exhilaratingly dynamic driving delivered by a combination of rear-wheel-only drive, four-wheel steering, lighter overall weight and increased weight bias towards the rear (46:54).
The car’s 3.9-litre V8 turbo is the latest evolution to emerge from the engine ......read more
14001, 18001, 22301, 28000 and 50001 among accreditations received by dealership
Dubai, UAE, August 30, 2016: Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s premier automobile dealerships, has received five ISO certifications covering all its facilities from SGS Gulf Ltd -the region’s leading provider of inspection, verification, testing and certification services.
The standards included in the Integrated Management Systems include 14001 for Environmental, 18001 for Occupational Health and Safety, 22301 for Business Continuity, 28000Supply Chain Security and 50001 for Energy Management Systems.
The process was completed in 15 months and the accreditations coverall Al Tayer Motors’ facilities, including showrooms, service centres and workshops in Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Kh ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 7, 2016:
Add a pop of color to your Eid celebrations with Harvey Nichols – Dubai!
Gift your loved ones stunning jewellery from our dazzling selection of contemporary and classic collections available at Harvey Nichols – Dubai Fine Jewellery Department.
Dubai, UAE, August 7, 2016: Al Tayer Group, one of the leading UAE-based diversified business groups, has donated 10 ambulances to Emirates Red Crescent.
The 10 Ford E-350 DRW cut-away units were specially converted into ambulances by Horton Emergency Vehicles in Ohio, USA.
HE Ahmed Al Tayer, Director, Al Tayer Group handed over the ambulances to Mr. Mohammed Abdullah Alhaj Al Zaroni, Manager of the Dubai branch of Emirates Red Crescent.
Speaking during the handover, HE Ahmed Al Tayer said: “As a good corporate citizen, we are always looking to make a positive impact on the lives of people in need. We are pleased to work with the Emirates Red Crescent and contribute these hi-tech ambulances for use in places where they are most required.”
The Emirates Re ......read more
Dewy without being sticky, bold without being heavy, now you can colourfully embellish your lips without comromising on comfort or durabibility.
Dubai, UAE, August 7, 2016: Lips are the colourful focus of many a look, transitioning your face in one swipe from day to night, subtle to bold. taking a fresh look at lip colour Illamasqua has developed Lip Lures as an innovative take on a beauty classic. Get ready to paint your lips as bold as you like.
Available in ten shades ranging from rose pink to deep green there is a shade for every look and mood.
Long lasting, colour intense liquid lipstick with strong, gloss finish. Lip Lure glides onto lips smoothly and provides comfortable, continous wear.
The slender shaped sponge applicator allows fr precise application and i ......read more
“Cat Lashes is the ideal mascara if you like a full lash look. I love that the brush allows you to create length, volume and definition from corner to corner, instantly. This is such a quick way to achieve full lashes.”
Burberry Make-up Artistic Consultant, Wendy Rowe
Dubai, UAE, August 4, 2016:
Burberry introduces Cat Lashes - the eye-opening volume mascara that creates a cat eye effect. Powerful and captivating, lashes are extended, beautifully styled and fanned out.
Burberry Cat Lashes will be available from August 2016 via Burberry.com, Burberry Beauty Box and selected Burberry stores worldwide.
The innovative hourglass-shaped brush, made with elastomer, hugs, extends and separates each lash to deliver incredibly fanned-out lashes, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 3, 2016: Get inspired on this special occasion and pick a gift for your loved ones from Bloomingdale’s – Dubai Fine Jewellery Department featuring rings, bracelets, earrings and necklaces from various luxury brands.
Bloomingdale's is America's only nationwide, full-line, upscale department store and a division of Macy's Inc. Currently we operate 37 department stores and an ever growing number of Bloomingdale's The Outlet stores in 13 states as well as the always open and fashionable Bloomingdales.com. Bloomingdale's also has an international presence in The Dubai Mall, Dubai UAE.
“The collection is about earthy opulence created by combining nude tones with metallic shades. I like to apply the Shimmer Dust loosely for a highly wearable finish that is achievable effortlessly."
Burberry Make-up Artistic Consultant, Wendy Rowe
London, August 1, 2016
Burberry introduces the ‘runway make-up collection’, inspired by the brand’s womenswear February 2016 show.
The collection features new Shimmer Dust - loose glitter for the face and body - a limited edition Runway Palette for face and eyes and limited edition shades of Nail Polish and Eye Colour.
NEW SHIMMER DUST LOOSE GLITTER IN GOLD GLITTER AND BLACK GLITTER
Playful gold and holographic black glitter for the face and body
Apply by dotting the shimmer dust ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 16, 2016: Illamasqua launch vanitas, an exclusive limited edition collection inspired by the dark romance of 17th century still-life painting. Washed-out rose tones blended with heavy purple hues and burnt warm browns allow you to create a pairing of both delicate and dramatic make-up looks. Dipped in rose gold, this capsule collection includes a neutral eyeshadow palette alongside a selection of romantic lipstick shades.
ROSE GOLD PALETTE
An essential nude palette that offers a variety of champagne hues to deep purples and browns. Including 12 of our best-selling shades while introducing a new plum and black coffee shade to the Illamasqua offering. The Rose Gold Palette includes both matte and shimmer powder shadows designed to work beautifully with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 2, 2016:
Whether you are jetting off to an exotic destination or just getting ready for the summer months here in the Middle East, we have put together the below looks for your EID holiday.
Guerlain Taupe Secret Eyeshadows in Brown, Clyde, Flash Black & Copperfield – AED 169
Dolce & Gabbana Liquid Eyeliner in Black Intense – AED 160
Clarins Mascara Supra Volume in Intense Black – AED 150
Laura Mercier Brow Powder Duo – AED 110
Illamasqua Powder Blusher in Thrust – AED 113
Illamasqua Sculpting Palette – AED 225
Illamasqua Lipstick in Activist – AED 128
Estée Lauder Pure Color Envy Sculpting Eyeshadow ......read more
This season, open up your beauty routine to a treasure trove of handpicked beauty essentials at Bloomingdale’s – Dubai.
Acqua Di Parma Quercia eau de cologne 100ml or 180 ml – AED 755 or AED 955
Giorgio Armani Lip Maestro – AED 180
Gucci Sensuous Deep-Matte Lipstick in 8 shades – AED 210
Saoirse Ronan 2016 Tony Awards June 12, 2016
Look by Talia Sparrow, Celebrity Makeup Artist
Celebrity makeup artist Talia Sparrow wanted to give Saoirse Ronan a “modern and romantic look with youthful, dewy skin” for tonight’s Tony Awards. To complement her beautiful porcelain skin, Sparrow used Laura Mercier cosmetics to keep her look “clean and fresh, while sculpting without contouring.”
First, Sparrow used the ReVive Balancing Toner ($65) and the Laura Mercier Blemish-less Foundation Primer ($36) to give Saoirse soft, moisturized skin. Sparrow believes that the number one rule to achieving flawless, glowing skin is priming it. “If you have a good canvas, makeup sits better.”
Sparrow ......read more
Frame your face and embellish the windows to your soul with our bestselling eye essentials. Part of our illamusthaves, a collection of our best-selling and most loved global products, discover why these three eye catchers are the ultimate addition these three eye catchers are the ultimate addition to any make-up bag.
Open your eyes with our stunning masquara in raven and achieve eye brow envy with our adored precision brow gel and angled brush.
MASQUARA IN RAVEN
Revel in darkness with our Masquara in Raven. An everyday product with an otherworldly effect, its innovative brush lengthens, defines and adds extreme volume while coating lashes with the inkiest veil of black known to exist. A smudge-proof, flake-free formula that lifts lashes skyward and  ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 15, 2016: Do Son was directly inspired by Yves Coueslant's memories of his childhood in Vietnam. Yves is one of diptyque's three founding partners and this fragrance exquisitely conveys the emotions that fueled his memories.
Tonkin in the 1930s - a land of misty air, endless marshes and steamy summers, where the lush Red River delta emerges from the vast herb gardens and rice fields that feed Hanoi, surrounded by majestic mountains.
Yves grew up in Haiphong, northern Indochina's main seaport, where his father, an attorney passionately in love with China, set up business. His mother, who had trouble dealing with the moist climate, often retreated to the cool shadows of her li ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 11, 2016: In celebration of the 20th anniversary, Laura Mercier Cosmetics has partnered with celebrity makeup artists Pati Dubroff and Jenn Streicher to help commemorate the artistic vision that has distinguished the brand since its inception. Each artist will bring her creative talent and unique perspective, highlighting the brand’s artistry, iconic collections and special edition products.
The brand’s 20th anniversary is the perfect moment to celebrate all that has been accomplished by Laura Mercier – both the artist and the brand. Laura’s philosophy and passion for education continues to inspire makeup artists across the globe, establishing the brand as a leader in the beauty and artistry space. Pati Dubroff and Jenn Streicher part ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 2, 2016:
Bloomingdale’s Home – Dubai celebrates the launch of the Holy Month of Ramadan with a special pop-up in store from May 26 onwards. Hosting a distinctive selection of both local and international homeware brands, the pop-up highlights categories of hand-picked furniture, home décor and gifting from brands including Kashida, Silsal, L’Objet, Images d’Orient, Dunoon, Alfi, Selamlique, Vimto, and Forrey and Galland.
To add a traditional touch to the month of giving, Kashida and Silsal offer products heavily influenced by Arabic calligraphy - beautifully adopting this style in coffee and tea sets, as well as furniture and accessories to portray the Tales of the Arabian Nights. Furthermore, Kashida also offers a customization service pe ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 7, 2016
An explosion of colour, creativity and fearless self-expression.
Illamasqua’s spirited new collection celebrates the diverse ways of expressing our individuality by being bright, bold and fearless while conjuring feelings of fun, freedom and unity.
The Illamasqua festival spirit lives in your heart, whether its full body paint Woodstock craziness, or a Coachella princess basking in the Californian sunshine. Hypnotica is a carnival of colour that binds the brightest pigments, psychedelic hues and slick textures with a playful festival spirit.
SKETCH STICKS – AED 91
A multi-use crayon with powerful pigment pay off. The Sketch Sticks allow you to get creative with colour with its creamy texture allowing for easy blending. The fau ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 4, 2016:
2016 Met Gala
May 2, 2016
Look by Jenn Streicher, Celebrity Makeup Artist for Laura Mercier
Jenn Streicher, celebrity makeup artist for Laura Mercier, created a simple, monochromatic makeup look to complement Emily Blunt’s stunning Michael Kors dress for the 2016 Met Gala. Streicher shared that the eyes were the focal point of the beauty look. To coincide with this year’s theme, Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, Streicher created a “Very modern beauty look, with clumpy, right-off-the-runway lashes.”
First, Streicher prepped Blunt’s skin with RéVive Intensité Moisture Serum Extrême ($365), followed by Révive Intensité Crème Lustre Day ($385) and RéVive Moi ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 4, 2016: Whether you’re preparing to travel to an exotic destination or just getting ready for the summer months here in the Middle East, it can be easy to overlook the importance of skincare. With dedicated skincare experts in-store and endless product choices spanning across sunscreens, anti-aging, day and night care for her and for him, this is where Areej can help with the launch of ‘The Beauty of Skincare’.
The campaign will run across all Areej stores from May 5 – May 18 and hold host to a selection of exciting new launches:
Clinique will be launching a new SPF 30 Mineral Sunscreen Fluid for the face, and a new SPF 30 Mineral Sunscreen Lotion for the body. Both offer lightweight and invisible protection that ......read more
On the Rocks
Global On Counter: May 2016
Relax & enjoy this cocktail collection of easy, effortless essentials perfect for the end of a warm summer’s day at the beach. Skin is beautifully bronzed and salty from the fresh ocean air. Ripe, juicy colour-washes with a twist, flush lips and cheeks. The look is glowing, healthy and spirited. Salut!
Colour Dots Lip & Cheek Sheers (New Limited Edition) – AED 147
Multitasking Colour Dots add a dewy flush of colour across lips and cheeks
Shades: Sangria, Fruit Punch, Tequila Sunrise
Solid gel blush creates a wash of luminous, vibrant color for bashful, blushing innocent beauty. This unique texture applies with ease and blends into a silky, bright glow. The talc free, gel structure is perfectly tran ......read more
All your beach needs under one ‘hut’
Dubai, UAE, April 30, 2016: Harvey Nichols – Dubai are set to get you into the summer spirit this May with the launch of ‘Project Summer’, a beachwear, accessories and summer beauty pop-up store.
Level 2 will hold host to the ‘beach hut’ style mini boutique which will feature statement swimwear and kaftans from brands including Moeva, Mikoh, Dolce & Gabbana and Zimmerman and hand painted panama hats from Dubai based Brazilian inspired brand, Goe Hats. New to the store especially for the pop up is turbans, headbands and bags from local brand All Things Mochi.
Acting as the perfect complement to the beachwear is new and exclusive brand Raefeather. ......read more
On Counter: available now
Dubai, UAE, April 27, 2016: Embark on a mysterious journey of the senses. Inspired by the Moroccan leisure of tea-time, Tea Menthe Citron captures the freshness of hand-picked mint and earthy tea leaves, perfectly balanced with a touch of Cardamom and Cedarwood, leaving behind a refreshing sensation for the body and senses.
Laura’s latest scent is inspired by a visit to Tunisia, where she rented a painter’s home. At sunset, Laura would sit on the terrace overlooking a garden and drink her Moroccan tea, soaking in her surroundings.
Tea Menthe Citron Olfactory Pyramid:
Top: spearmint, lemon, cardamom
Mid: orange flower, mate, almond
Dry: cedarwood, sandalwood, skin musks, brown sugar
Tea Men ......read more
Middle East launch of Jaguar’s first ever Sports SUV will mark a world-first at the iconic Burj Khalifa on 2 May 2016 starting at 9.10pm UAE Time (8.10pm KSA Time, 5.10pm GMT)
Jaguar will be the first commercial brand in the world to use the world’s tallest architectural landmark for a spectacular LED show
Watch the dramatic performance live on www.jaguar-me.com/worldfirst or www.youtube.com/JaguarMENA
Dubai, 25 April, 2016: British luxury performance brand Jaguar has chosen the iconic Burj Khalifa for the Middle East launch of its first ever performance SUV; the Jaguar F-PACE.
On 2nd May 2016 starting at 9.10pm UAE Time (8.10pm KSA Time, 5.10pm GMT), the Jaguar F-PACE will be l ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 21, 2016: Laura Mercier celebrates the iconic makeup artist palette. A curated collection of colors and textures that is classic and timeless with an edge. Each palette delivers endless options for looks that go beyond day to night within the definition of a smoky eye –exploring various intensities of tones with illumination. This curated collection of colours, textures and finishes is inspired by Laura’s artistry edge and is truly timeless. Slip into these colours every day, every way.
The Extreme Neutrals Eye Shadow Palette includes 12 Shades:
Dune, Wind, Rock, Dust, Earth, Bone, Choco Glace, Violet Sugar, Cocoa Rose, Candy Mauve, Hot Chocolate, Chocolate Espresso
Matte formula and oil absorbing particles diffuse l ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2016: The second round of the 2016 Ferrari Challenge Asia Pacific will return once again to Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi from the 14 – 16 April for an exhilarating weekend of fast and furious amateur race excitement.
The Ferrari Challenge is open to Ferrari drivers from all over the world, who are divided into three classes: the Trofeo Pirelli, the Pirelli AM and the Coppa Shell, split according to their experience and driving level. All participants seen in action will race in the 458 Challenge EVO model, a car that has reached a top level of competitiveness allowing their driver to jump from the one-make series to senior GT championships as shown by Aleksey Basov, Coppa Shell Champion in 2012 and winner of the Le Mans 24 Hours last year ......read more
On Counters: April 2016
Dubai, UAE, April 14, 2016: The latest addition in the primer collection of Laura Mercier is the new Foundation Primer – Blemish-less. It creates the perfect canvas for makeup application while improving the appearance of blemishes and controlling breakthrough shine. This lightweight, water based gel immediately minimizes the look of pores and expertly holds foundation for longer wear. The non-drying formula will leave skin looking clear, smooth and blemish-less.
Foundation Primer – Blemish-less is formulated for oily and blemish prone skin.
Prepares and smooths skin’s surface for makeup application
Immediately improves the appearance of existing blemishes and imperfections
Minimizes the look of po ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 10, 2016: Acceleration combined with excellent off-road handling was the focus as the Maserati Polo Tour 2016 continued in Dubai this week, with the first Maserati Dubai Polo Challenge taking place at Desert Palm Polo Club. The winning team, “Desert Palm”, produced an impressive performance at this inaugural tournament.
Played over five days, four talented polo teams, featuring both professional and amateur players from the UK, Europe, the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and Argentina, produced both competitive and entertaining polo, much to the delight of Maserati’s guests. They were joined by a hand-selected audience of VIPs and special guests from the individual team sponsors, which included Gulfstream, Scavi & Ray ......read more
WITH A CAMPAIGN BY Oscar® and Turner Prize-winner STEVE MCQUEEN
Dubai, UAE, April 5, 2016: Burberry today launches Mr. Burberry - the new fragrance for men inspired by its British-made Heritage Trench Coat.
Created by Chief Creative and Chief Executive Officer Christopher Bailey, working in collaboration with perfumer Francis Kurkdjian, Mr. Burberry captures the essence of London - a city of great contrasts and contradictions - traditional yet irreverent, elegant without being pristine.
A sensual herbal woody eau de toilette, the fragrance fuses classic scents of British perfumery with unexpected ingredients. Contemporary and sophisticated, the fragrance opens with notes of crisp zesty grapefruit, cut with a se ......read more
Presenting the pure and bright Rose Quartz of the iconic Pomellato Nudo!
Optimistic, romantic, serene, Rose Quartz is the color of 2016.
Its vibration reflects femininity and empathy, expressing its full power through the stone itself. The inescapable choice.
Price: AED 7,550
Pomellato jewellery is available at Pomellato Stores located at:
Dubai: The Dubai Mall
Abu Dhabi: The Galleria, Sowwah
Dubai, UAE, April 2, 2016
Burberry introduces its Spring/Summer 2016 make-up collection, Velvet & Lace, inspired by the brand’s womenswear Spring/Summer 2016 collection, “Functionregalia”.
Featuring intricate lace-inspired detail, dark and impactful red hues and metallic accents, the collection introduces two limited edition palettes and limited edition shades of Nail Polish and Eye Colour Cream.
“I love this season’s limited edition palette - I apply it around the perimeter of the face, from forehead to chin, to illuminate. It also looks great when applied to the décolletage to define and highlight. I love it as an eye shadow too - it gives the lids a hint of a glow and the two shades will work on any skin tone, perfectly complementin ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 2, 2016
Celebrating the evolution of nature and it’s systematic, seasonal rejuvenation, metamorph accentuates fresh skin and defined brows, embracing beauty in its most natural form.
Showcasing our f I n e s t pigments and textures, t h I s collection unites colour and technology, providing innovative, hybrid formulas within everyday make-up essentials.
“Growth and rebirth, evolution and expansions. This collection is all about regeneration and the new, it’s a capsule collection of progressive products that were born out of a desire to enhance your beauty incrementally over time, just like nature.” Alex Box, Make-Up Artist
B E Y O N D P O W D E R - A E D 1 9 4
A baked highlighting powder that subtly ad ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 31, 2016
In the wake of Les Echappées, Cuirs Nomades and Graines Voyageuses, Memo now presents its Art Land collection. Taking its point of departure not from the beauty or mystery of a destination or an ingredient, but from the aura of an artistic practice tied to the land, nature and its resonance, the world of Memo continues to unfold. It will always be a question of place and the promise it brings, the magic it holds, as the culmination or beginning. But the intention is more aesthetic: Memo follows in the footsteps of man the maker, the one who not only contemplates the perfect natural balance of a space, but also shapes and changes it through his artistry. Nature is his heroine, his playing field, his mode of expression, his ultimate refuge, which he transforms i ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2016: Leading luxury jewellery design house, Azza Fahmy, introduces an exquisite nine-piece limited edition Cocktail Ring collection, now available at Bloomingdale’s-Dubai.
Designed by Amina Ghali, Head of Design and the daughter of founder Azza Fahmy, the stunning hand-crafted statement rings - of which only 15 pieces of each have been created - reflect both the cocktail ring’s Egyptian origin and Victorian nature inspired themes.
Azza Fahmy’s distinctive individual layers of 18ct Gold and sterling silver are combined with intricate set gemstones including diamonds, amethyst, lemon & rose quartz, Ethiopian green opals, blood red rubies, tanzanite and earthy tones of smokey topaz, complemented with intricate fine flor ......read more
Artwork commissioned to celebrate Maserati’s centenary to be displayed at region’s premier art event
Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2016: Maserati, the iconic Italian luxury car manufacturer, is showcasing a contemporary sculpture at Art Dubai, the leading inter¬national art fair in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia.
The ‘Neptune in the Wind’ sculpture, which was commissioned to mark Maserati’s centenary, is a tribute to the Trident shaped logo of the iconic Italian auto manufacturer. It will displayed for the first time in the region at the event, which will be held at Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai from March 16 – 19.
Maserati was founded in 1914 in Bologna, Italy and its official logo, the Trident, was created by the artist of the fami ......read more
Maserati ‘Ermenegildo Zegna Interiors’ are now available at Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors showrooms
Dubai, UAE, March 12, 2016: Maserati’s latest highlight in terms of customisation and sartorial excellence, the new Ermenegildo Zegna Interiors, have arrived at Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors showrooms in the UAE.
The Ermenegildo Zegna Interiors are available in three colour variants for the interiors of the Quattroporte and Ghibli and are the most exquisite of all Maserati customisations.
General Manager, Luxury Auto of Al Tayer Motors, Hossam Hosni, said: “Owning a Maserati with interiors designed by Zegna is an exclusive, one-of-a-kind experience. It combines the best of automotive engineering with some of the finest interiors in cars ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 10, 2016: The Ferrari Owners Club UAE staged its first track day of 2016 at the Dubai Autodrome with more than two dozen cars including a Ferrari F12berlinetta tdf roaring down the circuit.
Dorado Pilots from the Ferrari Racing Academy in Italy were at hand to make sure the action was held in safe conditions with all necessary safety precautions taken to make the event enjoyable and memorable. In total, over 40 members participated in the activities.
Participants were coached on their technique and driving skills using special telemetry devices brought in for the event, and awarded certificates and trophies based on their scores.
Dubai, UAE, March 10, 2016: Introducing a new addition to the Burberry Kisses collection, Burberry Full Kisses - a range of lip pens that delivers long lasting hydrating colour and defines, shapes and enhances lips in one stroke. Lips are perfected and left looking sculpted and plumped with a luminous finish.
“Full Kisses is such a great multi-tasking lipstick. It delivers full colour that lasts and sculpts the lips, making them look fuller and more defined - all in just one stroke. It’s perfect for on-the-go application, you don’t even need to use a mirror."
Burberry Make-up Artistic Consultant Wendy Rowe
Hugs every contour of the lips thanks to its unique flat-top tip which follows each curve with precision - for scu ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 5, 2016
Bloomingdale’s – Dubai celebrates the best of summer skincare, fragrances and cosmetics as part of their annual beauty campaign, ‘Beauty Benefits’.
The two weeks long celebration will take place from March 3rd to March 16th, 2016. An exciting event on March 10th will allow customers to preview this season’s must-have beauty items and highlight special offerings such as professional master classes and promotions with live entertainment, a beauty-inspired ice cream station and more.
For the duration of the ‘Beauty Benefits’ campaign, visitors will be offered spa style treatments and master classes from beauty experts. In skincare, La Praire and La Mer offer specially customized skincare experiences while Inter ......read more
An essential idea of beauty. A perfect gift for your Mother.
Pomellato Milano reveals a current, clean-cut style rich in heritage. Emphasizing the reflections of light through a faceted motif in gold and diamonds, a piece of Jewellery from Pomellato’s Milano collection is the ideal way to seal the timeless bond of a mother’s love.
Creativity, research. Being true to your own style. A careful brand policy.
At Pomellato, these guidelines have always been worth more than gold.
They are the founding values of a brand that, since 1967, has become a leader of Italian jewellery and is internationally recognised as an incubator of styles.
A success nurtured by a profound creative passion, by the masterly craftsmanship of the Milanese goldsmith trad ......read more
Modena, 21 February 2016 – Maserati gives the first glimpse of the external look of the Levante, the first SUV in the Brand's more than one hundred years of history: the new model completes the existing range of sedans and sports cars, extending the offering together with the Quattroporte, Ghibli, GranTurismo and GranCabrio models.
The Levante's design features clear associations with the Maserati brand and its absolutely Italian character: the aggressive front includes new, tapered headlights separated into two units, with the upper headlight unit connected to the radiator grille. Maserati's design signature is clearly visible on the sides: the three iconic air vents on the front fender, the trapezoidal C-pillar with the “Saetta” logo and the large, framel ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 17, 2016: To celebrate another year of Beauty excellence, AREEJ launches the annual Beauty Extravaganza across all its stores this year from 28th February to 12th March 2016. During these two weeks, AREEJ customers are invited to embrace a new and different beauty look. This year’s Beauty Extravaganza is all about showcasing iconic, retro, Arabic and modern beauty.
In celebration two weeks dedicated to beauty, AREEJ will offer customers the chance to take their make-up skills to the next level with beauty master classes by Dior, Laura Mercier, Armani, Illamasqua, which will cover how to create, special make up techniques as well as the skin care basics for different skin types.
The beauty obsessed can visit AREEJ on March 4th in Duba ......read more
Bloomingdale’s – Dubai looks forward to welcoming customers to our Beauty department for a special Valentine’s Day treat this February.
We have made a special selection for your reference but we have much more awaiting you in the store!
THE COLLECTION OF EXCLUSIVE PRODUCTS INCLUDES:
ESTEE LAUDER Advanced Night Repair – AED 595
ILLAMASQUA Hydra Veil – AED 240
ILLAMASQUA Matte Veil – AED 240
LA MER Renewal Oil – AED 845
LA PRAIRIE Cellular Radiance Perfecting Fluide Pure Gold – AED 2983
SISLEY Supremya Baume – AED 2800
Dubai, UAE, February 10, 2016: Italian luxury car manufacturer Maserati has achieved its 5th consecutive record year in terms of sales across the Middle East, India and Africa (MEIA) region in 2015. While 2013 saw the launch of the new Maserati Quattroporte and 2014 the launch of the new Ghibli, in 2015 the Trident brand prepared for the arrival of its next new model in mid-2016.
The MEIA region registered a modest increase on the previous year’s annual sales record. The strongest growing markets in the region were the newly re-opened India and South Africa, with a growth of 257 percent and 154 percent respectively. The largest markets in terms of sales volume remain the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait with triple digit figures registered in each market.
With reg ......read more
Class-leading performance, versatility in all driving conditions, sublime elegance.
A unique car, a whole new world
Maranello, 9 February 2016 – Ferrari announces the addition to its range of the Ferrari GTC4Lusso, the new four-seater which hails a major evolution of the sporting Grand Tourer concept by integrating rear-wheel steering with four-wheel drive for the first time.
This is a car designed for clients wanting to experience the pleasure of driving a Ferrari anywhere, anytime, be it on short spins or long journeys, snowy mountain roads or city streets, alone or in the company of three lucky passengers. Drivers who demand exceptional power but refuse to compromise on in-car comfort, sporty elegance and impeccable detailing. In short, the GTC4Lusso brings unp ......read more
This season DIPTYQUE has introduced Eau des Sens; the scent is composed of orange flower, bitter orange, juniper berry, angelica, and patchouli. Trembling fresh petals meets bitter fruit, and are decorated by hints of herbs and earth.
Eau des Sens unfolds the scent of the orange tree in its entirety, from the white petals of the orange blossom to the juicy, bitter Seville orange hanging off the branches, and this is what imbues the fragrance with its vibrant soul.
Eau des Sens is disconcerting. For the senses. Some people will perceive the scent in terms of colours. Others will hear whispering voices, taste ambrosia or feel as if they are nestling their noses into soft skin. Presenting Eau des Sens ! And its sensational octave of s ......read more
Burberry is shooting the latest campaign for its Brit fragrance collection live on Instagram today.
A set of images is being captured and published live by Brooklyn Beckham throughout the day as part of his takeover of Burberry’s Instagram account.
Followers of the Burberry Snapchat account are also able to watch the shoot as it happens in London today, live and for 24 hours afterwards.
FOLLOW THE LIVE INSTAGRAM SHOOT
Follow the Burberry Instagram account to view all content captured and published live today by Brooklyn Beckham – #THISISBRIT
Go behind the scenes of the shoot on the Burberry Snapchat account, live on the account now and for 24 hours.
Burberry Collections are available via Burberry.com, Areej stores, selected Bu ......read more
Ferrari Pays Tribute to the Middle East with stunning desert video
Dubai, UAE, January 31, 2016: Ferrari pays tribute to the deep-rooted traditions of the Middle East Region with “Deserto Rosso”, a breathtaking video showcasing the majestic beauty of the desert celebrated by the stunning design of its cars.
The phrase Deserto Rosso is Italian for ‘Red Desert’, evoking both the crimson dunes of Arabia’s deepest deserts and Ferrari’s signature color which has stoked the passions of speed lovers for decades around the world.
Captured in the deserts surrounding the Liwa Oasis, home to some of the highest sand dunes in the world, the film is set over 24 hours, from sunrise to sunset, depicting two California T models graceful ......read more
The boy’s collection (3-24 months; 2-8 years; 8-16 years) consists of:
Deep Blue includes garments designed for special occasions and casual outfits. Alongside the great classics, the formal section is given a new look with little eagles in flight ever-present on shirts, T-shirts and polos. The colour palette is traditional and includes navy blue, sky blue, white, pearl grey and royal blue.
A theme inspired by the Californian world: surfers, palm trees and hibiscus flowers create a sporty, summer and modern image. The graphics are central and feature geometrical photographic compositions and all-over floral patterns. The colours are strong impact: lemon yellow, marine green, coral red and khaki..
The dynamic and mode ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2016: On the occasion of the worldwide premiere of DAD’S ARMY yesterday night in London, the actress Catherine Zeta-Jones wore creations of the Maison Boucheron.
On the red carpet, the English actress chose to wear the Python bracelet from the Animals of Collection with the Cascade pendant earrings, both in white gold set with diamonds.
Python bracelet in white gold set with rounds diamonds 48.19cts and emeralds.
Boucheron is available at Bloomingdale’s-Dubai and Harvey Nichols-Dubai.
Photo credit: Boucheron
LOVE ME, LOVE ME NOT
M'ama Non Mama or Love me, love me not is… the game of love that turns precious!
This Valentine’s Day, fall in love with Pomellato nine rings of the purest lines, each with a delicate, differently coloured cabochon stone.
Pomellato is an Italian jewelry company. The brand was founded by Pino Rabolini in Milan in 1967 and currently ranks among the first five European jewellers by sales. It is now part of Kering.
This Valentine’s Day, The Fine Jewellery Department at Harvey Nichols – Dubai offers stunning jewellery pieces from classic and contemporary collections!
About Harvey Nichols
Harvey Nichols, founded in 1831, is a British department store chain with a flagship store in Knightsbridge, London. It sells fashion collections for women and men, fashion accessories, beauty products, wine and food.
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2016: Michael Aram invites you to enter the enchanting world of his Jewellery, available exclusively in the Middle East at Bloomingdale’s – Dubai.
Where twigs entwine around wrists, vines caress fingers, nature adorns the neck, and feathers take flight on the ears. Metals glisten and gems explode with brilliance, making every day special.
The artisan nature of the work imbues it with a soulful quality and energy, which Michael feels is only possible with work that reflects the hand of the maker. This energy is further enhanced by the tension of line, form, and meaning that is characteristic of Michael’s work. As extraordinary objects, they cause us to pause and consider them, creating a sense of ritual and ceremony in their ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2016: The Fine Jewelry Department at Bloomingdale’s – Dubai offers unique keepsakes for Him and Her encapsulating style, glamour and sophistication in the form of stunning jewelry pieces.
Bloomingdale’s is America’s only nationwide, full-line, upscale department store and a division of Macy’s Inc. Currently we operate 37 department stores and an ever growing number of Bloomingdale’s The Outlet stores in 13 states as well as the always open and fashionable Bloomingdales.com. Bloomingdale’s also has an international presence in The Dubai Mall, Dubai UAE.
Dubai, UAE, January 12, 2016 – The Armani Exchange Spring 2016 collection reinterprets classic Italian dressing through elevated designs reimagined with a youthful, urban energy. The collection focuses on simple sophistication through transitional dressing and modern tailoring using refined techniques, unique textures, and new innovative fabrics.
Armani Exchange introduces a new range of casual, sporty fashion, focusing on outerwear with inner complex details and contrast stitching. Inspiration is drawn from 50’s modernist art and design, urban landscapes, raw textures, and sleek metals. The color palette explores natural elements with pops of color and tonal prints.
Spring 1: “Micro-Fluidity” (February)
Inspired by an urban take on Armani blue and the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 9, 2016: Or la loi was founded by Nayla Saab Takieddine, offering incomparable high-end jewelry. The name itself highlights the distinctiveness of the line: Or la loi is a play on words, with the original spelling, ‘hors-la-loi’ meaning ‘outlaw’, symbolizing the unusual and eccentric style that characterizes the brand. In French, the word ‘or’ means ‘gold’, which then renders the meaning to ‘the rule of gold’.
Living up to its name, Or la loi's designs are consistently striking and exceptional, using precious metals and gems of the highest quality. Enlisting only the most technologically advanced techniques and workmanship, objects of beauty are masterfully crafted to perfection.
About Nayl ......read more
In the beginning there was an object.
But not just any object.
An object so feminine and so elegant that at the turn of an era has evolved to return with a modern touch, an object that a woman cannot be separated from: a bag.
You plunge your hand inside and it rustles with different materials, memories, selected pieces from the life of a woman.
You plunge your nose inside and it reveals a little more of the mystery of femininity, this disorganised assembly of well-kept secrets.
A scented waft escapes. Rose-coloured.
It seems to whisper:
«the key to my heart is in my bag».
Who else could show a mischievous magician brilliantly handling rose to collaborate with diptyque and create a collection that speaks about love w ......read more
Jestin Augustine is first Middle East participant to win
Dubai UAE, December 23, 2015: Jestin Augustine, Technical Advisor with Al Tayer Motors, the official importer-dealer for Ferrari in the UAE, has won the ‘Ferrari Technician Challenge 2015’ becoming the first aftersales specialist from the Middle East region to take the global title.
Augustine, who participated in the competition for the first time, placed 1st, with 2nd and 3rd places going to technicians from Switzerland and Spain respectively.
“I got strong support at work and from my family back in India, which greatly encouraged me to concentrate, prepare thoroughly and to do my best. It was very exciting to compete with some of the best technicians in the world and to test my skills alo ......read more
(Paris – November 30, 2015) – Actress Salma Hayek wearing Pomellato Tango necklace and bracelet in rose gold and brown diamonds in occasion of “Le Prophete” première at Institut Du Monde Arabe on November 30th, 2015 in Paris, France.
Creativity, research. Being true to your own style. A careful brand policy.
At Pomellato, these guidelines have always been worth more than gold.
They are the founding values of a brand that, since 1967, has become a leader of Italian jewellery and is internationally recognised as an incubator of styles.
A success nurtured by a profound creative passion, by the masterly craftsmanship of the Milanese goldsmith tradition and by brilliant communication strategies. These elements have contributed to create th ......read more
The Armani Jeans store hosted an in-store Live Radio DJ competition on Thursday, 26th November. The winner of the competition was Seidon Alexis DJ who walked away with vouchers worth AED 2,500 from Armani Jeans.
While the 6 aspiring DJ’s competed and Moe Tiger DJ from Channel 4 made his decision, customers were treated to refreshments.
(Milan – November 26, 2015) – Actress and top model Eva Riccobono wore Tango necklace and bracelet in rose gold with white and brown diamonds and Nudo rings in rose gold with blue topaz and diamonds at Charity event Women’s Circle 2015 supporting Oxfam Italia.
Tango bracelet : 156,000 AED , Tango Necklace : 574,000 AED
Nudo Rings : Mini ring Clear topaz 5,550 AED, Medium Ring Blue topaz 7,650 AED, Large Nudo Ring blue topaz and diamond 18,200 AED
Dubai UAE, November 30, 2015: This season, Penhaligon’s is building on their long and illustrious heritage, in celebration of their 145th anniversary. As a provider of gentlemen’s grooming requisites for over a hundred years, Penhaligon’s launches a new skincare range for men, to accompany the iconic No. 33 Eau de Cologne.
The iconic perfume house was established in 1870, a period of unprecedented adventure and discovery. The founder William Penhaligon, arrived in the vibrant city of London in the 1860’s to begin what would become an illustrious career. In 1874 he opened his first boutique on Jermyn Street, followed shortly by No. 33 St James’s Street. William built a reputation for his unique approach to fine perfumery, combining imagination wit ......read more
Dubai UAE, November 30, 2015: Penhaligon’s are delighted to introduce this year’s decadent 2015 Festive Collection. These exquisite giftsets are hotly anticipated each year and for 2015 they celebrate the festive tradition of The Nutcracker Ballet by Tchaikovsky. Each of the gift sets is presented in a marquetry effect box, featuring patterns from the costumes worn by characters from The Nutcracker; so precious that they will be cherished for years to come.
The Blenheim Bouquet Gift Set
Penhaligon’s most iconic fragrance and Gentleman’s bestseller is available in a gift set with a pattern that represents a soldiers tunic. Containing Blenheim Bouquet 50ml EDT, 50ml Shave Cream and 50ml Aftershave Balm
The Endymion gift set
Dubai UAE, November 29, 2015: Armani Exchange continues its on-going retail expansion with the opening of its fifth store in UAE at City Centre Mirdif in Dubai. With the unveiling, A|X Armani Exchange creates an environment that reflects the brand’s signature iconic style and design. The 3,298 square feet store located on the first floor features warm lighting, unique textures and clean, clear hues that complement the A|X Armani Exchange collection of contemporary womenswear, menswear, and accessories.
The new store incorporates dynamic features with fresh elements while preserving identifying features of the earlier Armani Exchange stores. Black and silver finishes are rendered in an industrial palette; shiny materials are paired with matte, and rough with ......read more
This festive season, spoil your loved ones with elegant and alluring jewellery pieces!
Azza Fahmy 'African' 2016 collection
Boucheron 'Radiant' ring
H Stern Earrings
John Hardy Classic Chain Collection
Milano Collection by Pomellato
Dubai UAE, November 22, 2015: Banana Republic’s newly redesigned space at The Dubai Mall boasts the most modernized store architecture within the Global Banana Republic store design. The new space offers an enhanced shopping experience providing an extended open floor environment to better highlight the product, as well as the incorporation of exciting visuals, expressive fixtures, and stylish props.
Additional features includes; a menswear den, multiple screens at the cash desk, updated material pallet with natural woods showcasing a nature inspired look and feel. Banana Republic celebrates the new store with the launch of its Holiday collection, a range influenced by lifestyle sensibility, rich color palettes, and juxtaposition of patterns and textures.
Dubai UAE, November 19, 2015: L’Artisan Parfumeur celebrates a magical festive season with a luxurious collection of gift sets. All is quiet in this enchanted forest where golden trees with origami decorations create a still and whimsical atmosphere. The gift sets are this festive season’s marvel: the heptagon monogram adorns the lid and the interior is lined with festive colours matching the fragranced products inside.
These end of the year exclusive gift sets created uniquely to present the emblematic fragrances of L’Artisan Parfumeur are only available in 4 collections: Mûre et Musc Extrême, Rose Privée, the Amber home fragrance set and lastly the miniature discovery set.
Discovery set (6 x 5ml) – AED 200
This set is ideal to discover the ......read more
Fusing the art of contouring with the ease of everyday use, Burberry introduces Face Contour, Effortless Contouring Pen and Fresh Glow Highlighting Luminous Pen.
BURBERRY FACE CONTOUR, EFFORTLESS CONTOURING PEN FOR FACE & EYES
“The Effortless Contouring Pen makes contouring easy so anyone can achieve runway-inspired results, effortlessly. I’ve been using the Effortless Contouring Pen non stop – it is a one of a kind backstage essential.” Burberry Make-up Artistic Consultant Wendy Rowe
A slim pen for precision application
The creamy, buildable texture blends seamlessly to a silky, soft-matte finish
Apply under cheekbones, jawline and along the nose to sculpt, shade and define or apply to the eye socket, adapting and elong ......read more
Dubai UAE, November 17, 2015: This year, diptyque has introduced three new candles to light up the holiday season: a limited edition collection dedicated to the olfactory attributes of trees.
From their high-reaching branches, they root the sky to the ground, housing various essences at unexpected levels. Powerful yet delicate, these woody scents evoke memories, images of nature's beauty, and the seasons...
The Perfume House has invited Julien Colombier – a painter dedicated to mysterious forests and enchanted jungles – to accompany it on this new sensory adventure. He provides the flow, the light, the colours; diptyque provides the texture, the flavours, the fragrances; together they have developed three or ......read more
Dubai UAE, November 16, 2015: Luminous and radiant, the actress Kate Winslet pays tribute once again to Maison Boucheron, proving her loyalty to the Serpent Bohème Collection, which she so strongly cherishes.
Adorning a pair of Serpent Bohème sleepers in white gold set with diamonds, the British actress unveiled the Christmas window displays of Printemps Haussmann, last Friday evening in Paris.
A few weeks earlier, Kate Winslet made public appearances while sporting a pair of Serpent Bohème stud earrings in white gold set with round diamonds.
Available in Bloomingdale’s-Dubai for the below mentioned prices:
Boucheron Serpent Bohème studs AED23,100
Boucheron Serpent Bohème sleepers AED112,500
Dress to Impress. Perfect for holiday gatherings, Gap’s newest collection offers pieces in an array of festive prints and solids. Winter Whites replace fall’s Black Texture with tones ranging from khaki and olive to almond and cement. Gap’s 1969 denim is also dressed to impress for the season with coated fits, elegant embroidery, and embellishments for women, men, kids, and baby.
For women, key holiday styles include Fit +Flare, Relaxed Fit +Flare, and new Shift Dresses, as well as moto and pleated mini skirts. For men, outerwear completes every look with an array of bomber jackets, fur trim parkas, and wool peacoats. GapKids and babyGap collections also offer the perfect night-out looks with novelty sweaters, layering pieces, and accessor ......read more
This holiday season Laura Mercier brings her festive favorites to the exclusive limited edition Holiday collection comprising of Skincare, Bath & Body and Makeup.
Limited Edition, Holiday Make-up collection
NEW Blush and Glow Radiant Face Trio – AED 270
This radiant palette creates the perfect “sunny glow” at any time of day or year. Filled with 3 deluxe travel-sized baked powders & an adorable brush, it’s perfect to take anywhere & everywhere!
The trio includes:
3 Deluxe Matte Radiance Baked Powders and Mini Face Powder Brush
NEW Fall in Luxe Colour Collection – AED 575
This exclusive colour collection is filled with Laura’s luxurious beauty essentials, for face, lips & eyes. Soft neutra ......read more
Available in the UAE, exclusively Bloomingdale’s-Dubai
Dubai UAE, November 11, 2015
Inspired by the alluring and mysterious wolves that inhabit forests, CHANTECAILLE’s new beauty collection for Fall 2015 is daring and powerfully sophisticated and channels the dramatic, moody earth tones of the wilderness at night.
Available in the UAE exclusively at Bloomingdale’s-Dubai, CHANTECAILLE’s ‘Protect the Wolves’ collection highlights smoldering evergreens, ashy greys and stormy blacks to sharpen the focus on the eyes while lips remain neutral with a hint of ethereal shine. The complexion is bathed in a soft moonlit glow with pops of rose petal pink of the cheeks.
To also help raise awareness for these magnificent animals, CHANTECAILLE has cre ......read more
DUBAI, November 10, 2015
Bloomingdale’s – Dubai heralds the launch of the festive season! The festivities kick off on November 13 with a host of fun activities including live entertainment, caricature drawings, tree decorating workshops and more. Our Home and Fashion stores will be transformed into a veritable treasure trove of mischief and merry mayhem, as we deck the floors out in all its festive finery.
We also offer you a shortcut to your gifting planning this season with our edits designed to add sparkle to your celebrations. What better way to add some festive cheer to your holidays, than by getting wrapped up in the most eclectic of delightful gift options for everyone on your list.
Looking to deck the halls of your home this season? Check out our Home sto ......read more
Dubai UAE, November 10, 2015: Azza Fahmy, the premier luxury Egyptian jewellery house further builds on their relationship with the British Museum with the creation of a second bespoke capsule retail collection that will be available at Harvey Nichols – Dubai from December.
The ‘Azza Fahmy for The British Museum’ collection supports the ‘Egypt: faith after the pharaohs’ exhibition (29 October 2015 - 7 February 2016) spanning 1,200 of Egyptian history from 30 BC, after the death of Cleopatra and Mark Antony.
Amina Ghali, Head of Design and Azza Fahmy’s daughter took on the commission to create the ‘Azza Fahmy for the British Museum’ collection.
Inspired by imagery of coins that form part of the exhibition together wit ......read more
Equinox signifies a desert a night, engulfed by the starry skies and the constellations of the universe above, which resonates beautifully through the shimmering textures of this collection. From broken gold to glistening oyster, the tranquil mystic sight of the stars comes to life.
“Equinox is a desert princess. A luminous, nomadic beauty adorned in resplendent broken golds, lustrous pigments, deep burnished hues and sparkling accents, which are inspired by the depth and mystery of the deserts endless canopy of stars.” Illamasqua Creative Director, Alex Box
BROKEN GOLD, AED140
An innovative liquid gold formula designed for adorning eye make-up and for creating metallic accents on the eyes. Wear on its own or layer over eye shadow to add a glistening ......read more
Ferrari’s most high performance drop-top to take pride of place with 488 GTB, California T and the F12 berlinetta at premier regional event
Dubai, 05 November 2015 – Al Tayer Motors, the official Ferrari importer-dealer in the UAE, is all set to showcase the 488 Spider at the Dubai International Motor Show 2015 next week.
Ferrari’s most high performance V8 drop-top will make its regional debut less than two months after its global reveal, highlighting the importance of the UAE and the region to the Maranello-based luxury sports car manufacturer.
The 488 Spider is powered by the 488 coupé’s 3902cc turbo-charged V8 which punches out a maximum of 670 CV with the Variable Torque Management system guaranteeing smooth, progressive torque delivery in the high ......read more
Introducing an exclusive limited edition of my burberry eau de parfum to the festive beauty collection
Dubai, November 4, 2015: Burberry introduces a festive edition of My Burberry Eau De Parfum, the brand’s iconic fragrance for women, featuring
shimmering golden snowflakes and a gold gabardine knot.
Presented in limited edition festive gold-coloured packaging available in 90ML (AED 665) and 50ML (AED 470)
Top notes of sweet pea and bergamot fuse with a heart of geranium, golden quince and freesia, rounded out with base notes of rain-tipped damask and centifolia roses and patchouli
Customers will be able to personalise their My Burberry Eau de Parfum Festive Edition 90ML bottle with up to three initials through a monogramming service available on Burbe ......read more
Dubai, November 2, 2015: Launched in 2014, The Collection 34 recaptures the spirit of the very first shop of diptyque’s founders Christiane Gautrot, Desmond Knox-Leet and Yves Coueslant, who have always displayed their textile creations alongside limited editions of objects unearthed here and there. A delightful mixture of genres that continue to influence each new item introduced by the House. Today, the collection is embarking on a new chapter. Guided only by desire. In other words, true luxury.
NEW Essences Insensées eau de parfum
Jasmine in excess
Part two of Essences Insensées EDP (sensory essences) launches in Middle East. A composition that reflects the rhythm of the land and the whimsical nature of the flowers that vary from one year to the next. A fragrance that ......read more
Violet signifies a flower, a scent, a colour, a name.
Dubai, November 1, 2015: Exclusive French Haute Parfumerie The Different Company launch their new season scent in the Middle East creating a fragrance based on a floral leather accord. Introducing I miss Violet, evoking the fragile and subtle delicacy of emotion embodied in the subtle notes of fragrance.
I miss Violet took 3 years to work & rework to perfection, pushing the frothy floral lightness. Celebrity perfumer Bertrand Duchaufour creates the fragrance like a sculptor working a vegetal leather accord from throughout the sillage and erasing step by step all of the old fashioned aspects of the violet in order to reach the perfect equilibrium between the absolute of violet and the various vegetal leath ......read more
Dubai, October 25, 2015: Mamas & Papas teams up with Disney once again to bring the wonderful world of Bambi and Pinocchio to our subtly stylish clothing.
One of Disney’s most-loved characters, Bambi first met audiences in 1942. The film remains a classic; its story delighting and surprising generations of children. Bambi’s wide-eyed wonder and playful woodland pals make the perfect cast of characters for a collection that’s both comfortable and stylish. Available from 0-24 months, the collection is a must-have for your baby.
In 1940, through his cheeky charm and naïve outlook on life; Pinocchio became not only a real boy but a family favourite. Now, Mamas & Papas and Disney have collaborated on a collection that celebrates this magical story.&nbs ......read more
All-New aluminium-intensive Jaguar XF represents another innovative step-change within the business car segment
Dubai, 24 October 2015: Al Tayer Motors, the exclusive importer-dealer of Jaguar cars in the UAE, unveiled Jaguar’s dynamic, coupé-like, aluminium-intensive, lightweight All-New Jaguar XF, in Dubai.
The All-New Jaguar XF was launched at a private evening event held at Meydan (on Thursday) and attended by some of the UAE’s most notable VIP guests in addition to loyal Jaguar customers. A Jaguar XF-S was showcased at the event, giving guests a closer look at the Jaguar brand’s latest member to join the aluminium intensive architecture family.
Speaking at the launch, Ashok Khanna, Chief Executive Officer, Al Tayer Motors, said: “The mu ......read more
Dubai, October 21, 2015: At Areej, we believe that everyone is a hero! To bring out the hero within you, visit any Areej stores from October 21 to 31, 2015 in UAE and Oman!
Exclusive products from premium beauty brands that are a must-have will be available and celebrated at Areej during this period.
The collection of exclusive products includes:
CLINIQUE Dramatically Different Moisturising Lotion + BCA Limited Edition – AED 285
CLINIQUE Pink with a Purpose (set) – AED 126
BOBBY BROWN Intensive Skin Serum Foundation – AED 325
BOBBY BROWN Intensive skin serum corrector – AED 218
BOBBY BROWN Intensive Skin Serum Concealer – AED 218
DOLCE & GABBANA Essence EDP 50 ml –AED 425
ESTEE LAUDER Lash Multiplyin ......read more
488 GTB and F12berlinetta liven up the track action
Ferrari Owner’s Club UAE and Al Tayer Motors, the official importer-dealer for Ferrari in the UAE, hosted a thrilling weekend driving experience at the Dubai Autodrome.
Ferrari’s latest mid-rear -engined V8 Berlinetta, the 488 GTB, was the star attraction on the track which also saw other Prancing Horse models such as the F2berlinetta and the California T being driven on track on the day.
Nearly 80 members of the Ferrari Owners Club and special guests of Al Tayer Motors participated in the event. The Ferraristi thoroughly enjoyed driving their cars on track under the expert guidance of Ferrari driving instructors especially flown in for the event.
The current range of Ferrari cars including the 488 GTB, F12be ......read more
Dubai, October 8, 2015: We are bursting with all things new this month, as the cool air settles in and makes itself at home. It’s all about taking that chill and translating it into stylish layers of versatility and amazing outerwear that we are deeming our best collection yet.
The final layer is earning its title of “top coat” with exquisite new attention to detail and unexpected shapes and patterns for men & women. “We wanted to make statement pieces that are also investment pieces” Josephine, Women’s Design. Mission accomplished – from soft alpaca, to structured wools; textured plaid to moto-inspired cocoon jackets, these are the covetable pieces earning the top spot on coat racks everywhere.
New arrivals include swea ......read more
Dubai, September 30, 2015: Anchored in utility and deconstructed tailoring, the Armani Exchange Winter 2015 collection refines dressing through the inspiration of art, culture and Italian-city style. Quality fabrics, unique textures and innovative techniques elevate urban designs. The collection is comprised of three themes: Monochromic, Nordic Escape and Modern Edge.
Monochromic: Rooted in androgynous suiting, the men’s and women’s collections incorporate city inspired detailing with a timeless feel. Industrial hued print motifs featuring dynamic city grids and fractured lines are juxtaposed alongside dramatic berry ombré and degradé. His wardrobe is defined through sensible outerwear featuring flight jackets, quilted parkas, and nylon puffers while menswear gives con ......read more
488 GTB debuts on the Yas track
Dubai, 28 September 2015 - Ferrari Owner’s Club UAE and Premier Motors, the official dealer for Ferrari in Abu Dhabi, hosted a thrilling weekend driving experience at the Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi.
Ferrari’s latest mid-rear-engined V8 Berlinetta, the 488 GTB, made its debut on the Yas Marina Circuit. Other models from the Prancing Horse marque’s current range such as the F12berlinetta as well as the California T were also part of the exciting driving action on the day.
About 25 members from the Ferrari Owners Club and special guests of Premier Motors numbering about 70 in total, participated in the event. The Ferraristi thoroughly enjoyed driving their cars on track under the expert guidance of Ferrari driving instructors espec ......read more
“Patchwork, Pattern & Prints” Womenswear Collection inspires New Burberry Autumn/Winter 2015 Runway Make-up
Developed by Burberry Make-up Artistic Consultant Wendy Rowe, under the creative direction of Chief Creative and Chief Executive Officer, Christopher Bailey, the look features:
• An earthy, sun-kissed palette of smokey shades
• A smokey eye inspired by natural earthy tones
• Matte nude lips
• Warm, matte skin
NEW TO BURBERRY MAKE-UP
Introducing Burberry Kisses
New Burberry Kisses lipstick in Nude Beige No.01 was previewed on the Autumn/Winter 2015 runway
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E A R T H celebrates origin and the passage of time. Represented only by a symbol, it echoes warmth, iridescent light and power. The collection embodies a nomadic character with a blend of earthy green, burnished red and liquid graphite and is our first to be personified only by an emblem.
NOMADIC PALETTE - AED 255
A palette of four colour intense powders featuring both matte and metallic finishes. Nomadic’s shade offering allows you to create a variety of earthy eye make-up looks with shades Loam (a deep earth green), Terra (an earth clay red), Solitude (a poetic grey) and Gravity (a glazy grey). Wear separately or blend together to create your individual eye make-up look.
PURE PIGMENT IN ARA & DRACO – AED 130
Finely milled loose powder that provides an inten ......read more
Dubai, September 22, 2015: Bloomingdale’s-Dubai wants you to live out loud in this season’s latest collections for Autumn/Winter 2015! This year, the brand transformed a private tent in Dubai Design District into a visually stimulating, optical showcase presentation featuring some of the most coveted designer and contemporary labels, some of which are exclusive to the retailer in the Middle East.
Surrounded by geometric mirrors and cascading halogen light installations, 500 guests were treated to an energetic presentation of fashion’s must-have looks and labels for fall including:
On the move in monochrome: A nod to the retailer’s iconic branding, this segment of the show featuring marquee-worthy looks that flowed and flared from Alexis and Givenchy to sharp, ......read more
OUD, OR TRANSMUTATION
More legendary than incense, rarer than saffron, more expensive than amber: Aquilia is one of the authentic treasures of the world of perfume. Or at least, if not the tree itself, then the resin it produces when attacked by a parasitic fungus. This is known as liquid gold, agarwood, gaharu, jinko, eaglewood, calambac or aloeswood. Or, borrowing the generic Arabic word for "wood", al oud.
Known for millennia in Asia, oud is not strictly a plant but rather the secretion produced by the host species to defend itself against attackers. Like Botrytis cinerea, which transforms ripe grapes into the nectar known as Sauternes, various fungi turn a large, ordinary, odourless tree native to the forests of South-East Asia into an extraordi ......read more