Dubai, UAE, March 29, 2017: This season a Japanese garden, a lotus flower or a group of indomitable branches inspire the creation of the Limited Edition Made in Italy Collection. The sophistication of the oriental world is represented by an exuberant floral invasion that envelops the Dutti woman in a halo of elegance and sophistication. An exaltation of spring in every way.
Each detail of the pieces of the collection is elaborated by master craftsmen in northern Italy, hence its name Made in Italy. A collection of footwear represented by two heeled sandals and a new concept of ballerina.
The purity of the black tanning is highlighted by the sophistication of the engraving of coco in this high heel sandal with crossed shovel and tied to the ankle. Its elaboration ......read more
Traditionnelle world time
Simultaneous readings of 37 time zones
An enamelled miniature world map
Easy adjustment of all functions via the crown
10‐piece platinum limited edition
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2017: An eloquent expression of Geneva’s most demanding Fine Watchmaking traditions, the Traditionnelle collection welcomes an exclusive version of the famous Vacheron Constantin world time model presented in 2011. Simultaneously displaying 37 of the world’s time zones, this travel watch with a three‐part dial is adorned with a hand‐enamelled gold world map. Depicted in subtly graded shades of blue, the seas and continents composed a miniature work resulting from patient and meticulous craftsmanship and brimming with graphic details and dep ......read more
Dubai, March 26, 2017: Leather has reappeared on the scene to create rocker style looks, full of creative rebellion. The leather jacket is the most outstanding in this trend and it is full of different types of trimmings: studs, fringes, embroidery or patches.
T-shirts from the rock style groups can be used in combination with any basics: jeans, leggings or more glitzy things, like skirts with frills, which soften the rebellious look of the outfit.
Belts, handbags or chokers, are in the same rock line, adding the same elements found on the jackets: studs or embroidery, and finished with large metallic buckles.
And make-up in consistence with the line, lip colours are dark, very close to purple, perfect for combining with very intense eye shadows.
Stradivarius in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2017: Tezenis once again names Rita Ora as the face of the coolest underwear brand.
This time, the iconic singer stars in the basic collection latest underwear campaign for the MIAMI bra, an underwired lace balconette with natural looking padding and plunging cleavage.
Young, absolutely on-trend style with a distinctive contrast colour half cup.
Rita Ora is the undisputed star of the video and campaign photos, where the theme ‘MY’ underlies a play on words which reveals the world of Tezenis with rhythm and originality: MY WORLD, MY STYLE, MY BRA, MIAMI.
My World is a real Tezenis underwear world tour, since each bra in the basic collection is named after a city,
My Style is Tezenis’ style - young, cool and modern,
My B ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2017: This season, the design team has presented its ideas and brought its sketches to life on a catwalk that will become the showcase for the creations of fashion’s future trends. Their legacy for the upcoming season: a series of new, timeless pieces that will serve to strengthen the brand’s position among industry leaders.
Warm weather is just around the corner and with it a return to life lived outdoors, long days and laughter; a time of making up stores and experiencing exciting adventures…an ode to good weather with a single purpose: to have the best time possible. And Massimo Dutti presents its Boys&Girls Spring/Summer ’17 campaign under this motto of fun and comfort with a collection that reflects the spirit of the brand wi ......read more
Femininity, elegance and sensuality with a certain ’90s feel, are the inspiration behind the look for Oysho women this SS17.
The collection features new long-line designs, turning bras into tops and other garments that break away from their definition as underwear to take over the streets and become a trend that will stay with us throughout summer. Minimalist-style sleepwear is also a feature along with kimonos, cropped tops with tulle embroidery and lingerie-style jumpsuits.
Underwear sets and bodysuits join this new alternative range which can be worn with casual streetwear. Their finishes, details and shapes perfectly define the feminine figure as well as providing comfort and elegance.
Lingerie is given a fresh look thanks to details such a ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2017: Longines has leveraged its outstanding expertise in quartz technology to create the ultimate high-precision wristwatch: the all-new Conquest V.H.P. This collection constitutes another milestone in the history of quartz timepieces, successfully incorporating many features of today’s smart connected watches, such as ultra-precision, technical sophistication and a sporty feel, without any of the drawbacks, and all this while preserving the brand’s signature elegance. The watch also has an in-built system that resynchronises the hands after exposure to a shock or a magnetic field, a world first that guarantees timekeeping which is as accurate as the new-generation quartz movement itself. Around 100 journalists from across the globe had the opportun ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 2, 2017: Sport and fashion come together to create Bershka’s new sports collection for women
The new Start Moving collection for girls draws inspiration from the future, with garments defined by clean lines that combine cotton with more technical fibres.
Black and blue camouflage is the main pattern on leggings and tops. Motivational lettering features on items suitable for all types of indoor and outdoor sports.
The long nylon parka, which will surely become one of this spring’s must-haves, stands out together with the bralettes and cropped sweatshirts.
Black and blue, combined with white details and prints, are the main colours of the collection. Metallic effect details add a unique touch to this sports collection, just as they did recently o ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 2, 2017: Sport, fashion and new technologies: the DNA of Bershka’s new sports collection for men
The start of a new year is always a time for resolutions, such as those involving sport: Start Moving Man is the best choice to make sure to stick to them.
The new sports collection is defined by the use of technical fibres ideal for all kinds of sports and especially for training. Garments, made from elastic materials, adapt to the body allowing free movement and combine fabrics such as jacquard and mesh.
The collection also draws inspiration form the world of basketball of the 1990s: oversize fleece garments and all over prints and lettering.
Combinations of colours, such as red, white and blue, feature next to the greys and blacks used as a base ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 2, 2017: Doha provided the ideal backdrop for an exhilaration filled conclusion of HH The Emir’s Sword. Held annually at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club, HH The Emir’s Sword is one of the most definitive equestrian events on Qatar’s horse-racing calendar and is a perfect mix of elegance and outstanding performance.
The thrilling competition witnessed CHOPIN, mounted by jockey Alberto Sanna win the HH The Emir’s Trophy presented by Longines. At an event supported by Longines, elegance cannot be far behind and so, the occasion also crowned Cyrine Cherif as the most elegant Lady of the Day and honored her with a stunning Longines timepiece.
Longines Equestrian Collection
As a token of its long-running passion for equest ......read more
The brand’s newest collections feature bold designs, urban attitude and key colors – pink for the girls and orange for the boys.
Dubai, UAE, March 1, 2017: Bold designs, sheer urban attitude, loyalty to the brand’s trademark street wear spirit and loads of color. These are, in a nutshell, the basic features in the new collections by Pull&Bear, Inditex Group’s young fashion firm. The new ranges come to light in an editorial shooting summarizing the new trends for the spring under an evocative, self-explanatory name – Colorama.
Proposals for the girls use original items and formats, including frills (found in sweatshirts, skirts, blouses and dresses), asymmetric cuts and transparent fabrics, with& ......read more
Naomie Harris, Janelle Monáe, Kate Beckinsale, Isabelle Huppert, Matt Damon, Miles Teller And More Are Radiant In Piaget On The Red Carpet
Dubai, UAE, March 1, 2017: For the tenth consecutive year, Piaget co-hosted the Film Independent Spirit Awards, a star-studded affair honoring the year’s most important films held on the beach in Santa Monica. The event drew some of the biggest names in Hollywood, including Casey Affleck, Orlando Bloom, Taraji P. Henson, Kerry Washington, Viggo Mortensen and Jon Hamm among others.
Piaget was the jewelry of choice for many of the afternoon’s most glamorous women, including “Moonlight” star, Naomie Harris, who looked dazzling in the new Piaget Gem of Roses earrings set in 18-carat white gold featuring diamonds, pea ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2017: Tezenis rethinks to Sportswear with a closer attention to femininity and trendiness where technical and well-advanced fabrics become fashionable thanks to stylish designs and cool details.
The must-haves of this collection are: sweatshirts, microfiber top and leggings that are embellished with multicolored prisms and spotted effects while the profiles of the pieces are illuminated with fluorescent tints.
Launched in 2003, the brand is the cosmopolitan and trendsetter par excellence of the Group, with intimate and home-wear lines for women, men and children.
Young and “easy”, TEZENIS is in continuous development and refreshed every week with new items in store, in order to keep the brand vibrant and appealing to it ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 25, 2017: The new Zara Home Underwater collection for Spring-Summer 2017 reveals a fantasy, dreamlike, underwater world. An ocean of flowers and animals with underwater and land elements.
The first part of the collection features coral, pink and orange tones that tell magical tles in which conch shells, fish and seaweed share prints with flowers, insects, birds and butterflies. A wonderfully unreal universe awaits us under the sea.
Marine motifs are still a key feature in the second part of the collection, in bright, fresh colours: turquoise blue, lime and lilac.
A lively aquatic illusion of vivid colours that will bring a fresh, on-trend touch to your home.
Metallic, grey and blue are the base for the third, more sophisticated and elegant part of Und ......read more
‘This moment’ is an ode to individual expression, where paving the way for personal creativity is more important than ever.
Dubai, UAE, February 22, 2017: This season the open-minded spirit inundates every sphere, trend and style. Now, more means even more: more volume, more surprising textures, more unusual shapes and more retro inspiration matched with futuristic styles.
Sportswear is even bolder now, with an updated silhouette - a refreshing take on urban/street style. Pieces stand out for their luxe, athleisure feel, designed using technical fabrics which mimic leather, as well as waxed cottons and nylons which feel like paper to the touch. Essential fabrics for ultralight parkas, our spring/summer icon. Classic sportswear touches - like elastic bands ......read more
An imposing bronze case, a wide ratcheted easily adjustable crown, oversized luminescent numerals and a high-beat El Primero mechanism: the new 'Pilot' by Zenith proudly flaunts the DNA of a line of airborne conquerors.
In 2017, this famous aviator’s watch with its distinctive design expresses its trailblazing style in chronograph mode. With its sandblasted black dial and its khaki green oily nubuck leather strap, it showcases a neo-retro look fuelled by an adventurous spirit. Exactly like that of the aviation pioneers that the Manufacture accompanied right from the early days of flight.
With its noble bearing and vintage patina, the new Pilot Extra Special Chronograph is imbued with the intrepid heritage of high-flying heroes. A natural heir to the onboard instruments ......read more
Celebrate The Most Special Person In The World With A Radiant Symphony Of Gold And Diamonds
Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2017: There is nothing more precious than a mother’s love, devoted to sharing comfort, joy and tenderness through the years. To celebrate this incomparable love, Piaget has paired its artistry with the beauty of gold and diamonds, turning precious materials into magical pieces that express heartfelt gratitude on Mother’s Day. Whether the active mum, glamorous mum or sentimental mum, each dazzling Piaget watch or jewellery creation gives her new ways to reveal her radiant side whatever her personal style. In a symphony of gold and diamonds, Piaget invites her to bask in an enchanted moment of wonder.
Endless Sparkle For The Effortlessly Gla ......read more
A light-hearted mood of sheer irony and colourful exuberance.
For Calzedonia, love is in the air. Our playful Valentine’s Day collection with its delicate femininity - always an inspiration for the brand - romantically whisks girls away, on legs covered with coloured hearts.
Five socks which alternate the elegance of black and grey with sheer neutrals for a creative interplay of shapes and colours.
For those who always find the right words, Calzedonia weaves them into their timeless pieces: a young, cool way to say ‘I love you’.
Two sensual tights designs, with lace details and a line of little hearts running the length of your leg.
The second design is more detailed but simple, with a pattern of red and black hearts.
Walt ......read more
Dubai, February 11, 2017: Radiating elegance and desire, Intimissimi are proud to present the ‘Romantic Plisse’ range featuring a wide array of beautiful lingerie and nightwear pieces. Fusing layered lace and mesh this specific Valentine’s collection features a complete choice: numerous lingerie sets, a sexy body, an original short, an unmissable garter belt and an exclusive kimono with a feminine tie waist. The Nodding to references of a Venetian salon the Romantic Plisse collection is available in black for a sophisticated and classic outfit this Valentine’s Day but also in a white version.
Paying homage to the traditional Valentine’s color palette, Intimissimi presents the Navy Chic series: several lingerie sets and a sexy baby-doll. The transparen ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 2, 2017: The UAE’s equestrian fans were in for a treat this past weekend at the precision filled CSI-W Dubai Show Jumping Championship. Held at the Emirates Equestrian Centre, the event once again had esteemed Swiss watchmaker Longines lend its touch of elegance to the event as official timekeeper.
Juan-Carlos Capelli, Vice President of Longines and Head of International Marketing, commented: “We are honored to be the Official Partner and Timekeeper of one of the most important show jumping events in the Middle East and a qualifier for the Longines FEI World Cup finale. Longines is proud to be able to rely on long-term partnerships with Meydan and with the International Equestrian Federation (FEI); therefore this association fits perfectly in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 1, 2017: Balance; the state of a body when clashing tensions that work on it compensate by destroying each other. The tensions of volume, of shapes, of structures and the forces of colours. The decision of adding a bit here and subtracting there. Trying to find that fleeting moment of magic that happens when the perfect combination of elements is reached. Design. Architecture. Fashion. Art, after all. Expression. The necessary ingredients that, in the end, allow the final result to be harmonic; that tireless search of functional beauty.
The balance between art and Uterqüe’s 2017 Spring-Summer collection is perfect. In this season, garments are built in the same way that buildings are made; Fashion is turned into a place to live, a confortable space in wh ......read more
Tezenis’ Spring/Summer collection looks to the future, experimenting with shapes, materials and colours.
Featuring lingerie and outerwear, with part of the collection dedicated to athleisure, always an integral part of the Tezenis collection.
Like the brand’s DNA, the pieces are young, cool and absolutely on-trend, paying particular attention to the latest fashions seen on the internet, social networks and influencers. Aimed at younger, ironic customers who don’t take themselves too seriously.
Lingerie includes best-seller push-up bras, with up to the minute styles such as triangle and balcony. The latest deconstructed bras, much loved for their comfort which embraces a more natural shape.
An irresistible Body is definitely the key piece this season and centra ......read more
The mood of a sophisticated Venetian salon, a lace collection which evokes elegance and desire.
A sense of mystery with Intimissimi’s romantic St. Valentine-inspired pieces.
The collection, which includes total black and pure white, focuses on the interplay of matt and gloss, in faux leather and satin.
Inserts in shades of shell and talc accentuate the black.
Appliqué and sparkling details enhance the floral lace.
Risqué sets feature an interplay of transparencies in sophisticated styles.
Must-haves include a body which leaves the back completely bare, a sexy surprise.
Overlays of lace and net effect fabrics are designed for the sensual, sophisticated woman.
Macramé embroidery and plissé fabrics are the perfect look for an unforgettable St. Valentine’s Day.
After several seasons that were dominated by a neutral palette, colour breaks onto the scene in Spring 2017. On one hand, the pastel colours are present, calm and fresh, and on the other hand we have vibrant tones such as yellows, greens, pinks and blues that are an injection of energy and renovation. This season we will see a more eclectic silhouette than ever, where all volumes are mixed together.
Some of the key items of the season will include the ultra-light parka in different lengths and colours, the high-waist "wrap" trouser in a paper-effect material, dresses in all lengths and, for details, we will continue to see frills on the garments, creating new volumes.
The colours brighten to make way for a range of shades including browns, rusts, orang ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 29, 2017: Reserved celebrates premiere of the latest movie in the iconic sci-fi saga: „Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”. To honor the event, a dedicated line of clothes, accessories and gadgets featuring motifs from the epic movie is hitting the stores this winter.
Fitted T-shirts with Star Wars logo, shopper bags with Darth Vader prints, smartphones cases, and even leggins featuring motifs known from the movie, are idea for those liking pop cultural inspirations. According to current trends, the design of space gadgets and clothes reflects street wear fashion. Pieces in the line are minimalistic, in a simple, monochrome black & white style. Star Wars symbols have been taken with a pinch of salt. Designers incorporated them as comic book stamps, pr ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2017: Color, light and volumes determine the MANGO collection for this Spring/Summer 2017
From dusty tones to shiny magenta, the collection includes a new generation for pink. A wave of femininity, with this color as the star.
Sleeves are redefined in looks with exaggerated volumes and lines. Shirts, sweaters and dresses sign up to silhouettes inspired by Victorian forms adapted to the new era.
After a minimalist season, energy establishes itself as the motto for the new season. Intense yellows and bright tones determine outfits accompanied by corsé belts and daring volumes.
Silver takes center stage in this trend full of shiny/luminous fabrics.
Complete your outfit and be different with the latest Mango Special Accessories Spring/Summer 2017.
An internationally famous multinational which designs, manufactures and markets women’s and men’s clothing and accessories.
At present, MANGO has over 13,456 employees, 1,800 of whom work at the Hangar Design Centre and at its Headquarters in Palau Solità i Plegamans (Barcelona). However, beyond the statistics, it is made up a young and enthusiastic team, with an average age of 29, and 86% of which is female.
Hangar Design Centre, the biggest design centre in Europe, has a total surface area of 10,000 m2 and houses more than 550 professionals dedicated to creating fashion garments and accessories for women. The Design, Purchasing and Quality departments ......read more
THE NEW DA VINCI WATCHES FROM IWC SCHAFFHAUSEN
Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen revisits the iconic design of the 1980s and presents the 2017 Da Vinci collection, once again with its classic round case. The Da Vinci Automatic 36 and the Da Vinci Automatic Moon Phase 36 are tailored to women, while the Da Vinci Automatic is a unisex model. Two Da Vinci timepieces feature newly developed IWC-manufactured calibres that innovatively combine and integrate complications.
“With the new Da Vinci collection, IWC Schaffhausen has returned to the round case that was so successfully established by the Da Vinci Perpetual Calendar in 1985. It means we are bidding farewell to the tonneau case and reaffirming our commitment to the classic proportions the brand stands for,&rdquo ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2017: For the first time ever, IWC Schaffhausen is offering presales of selected references from the new Da Vinci collection, which the Swiss watch manufacturer will officially unveil to the global public at the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) trade fair in Geneva in mid-January. Timepieces will be available to order during the trade fair and can be collected in IWC boutiques or by online pur chase on NET-A-PORTER.com.
“In the age of the Internet and e-commerce, watch lovers no longer want to wait several months for the new models. So, for the first time ever, we are now offering customers the chance to buy a limited number of selected references from the collection as of the day of their world premiere,” explains Georges Kern, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2017: Velvet is the key material for the coolest fashion pieces this season, being part of a trend that keeps coming back: the 90´s.
Regardless the color or style and accessories, you can never go wrong with velvet rocking day and night outfits. We have applied new technics to the fabric as the wet and shimmering effect and a great palette of colors.
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2017: Dressing up in wintertime doesn't mean giving up the esthetics, for the sake of functionality. Reserved made a collection for those who don't want to compromise on style. Harmonious combination of design, beauty, comfort and modern approach to fashion is the most important thing.
Ad campaign that promotes Reserved's winter collection is like brief note that summarizes season's most influential trends. Raw esthetics of the studio snaps displays crucial idea of the winter collection: versatility of clothes. There are outfits for many different occasions. Women line draws attention with interesting mix of casual clothing and elegant chic. One of the signature looks is all about mixing fluffy, cozy sweaters with strong pieces like black fa ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 14, 2017: After celebrating the 50th anniversary of Cohiba with the creation of three commemorative limited editions, the Manufacture Zenith is paying tribute today to this Cuban legend with the production of a watch that fits into the very heart of its collection. The El Primero “Legend of Cohiba” embodies the excellence, precision and expertise that unite Zenith and Cohiba. Lovers of beautiful objects and fans of blue swirls, for which cigars are a rendez vous with time and pleasure, are sure to fall for this subtle blend of pink gold and Havana hues.
Half a century after their creation, the Habanos Cohiba and El Primero watches still retain the attributes that have forged their reputation and their multi-award-winning excellence. More than 50 yea ......read more
A teaser about Celestia, a shining new addition to the Vacheron Constantin Universe that will witness an exclusive and exceptional launch at the upcoming Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie Genève.
Dubai (United Arab Emirates) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 10th January, 2017 - Swiss watchmaker, Longines presented the first set of Dubai World Cup Carnival races at the Meydan Racecourse on Thursday, 5th of January, 2017. As Official Timekeeper and Pillar Partner of Meydan, Longines kicked off the thrilling Dubai World Cup Carnival that sets in motion the countdown to the Dubai World Cup, which will be held on the 25th of March, 2017.
The Dubai World Cup Carnival, runs from January to March every year and is a season of high-class international race days contested by the most high-profile owners, trainers, horses and jockeys in the world. Longines together with the Meydan Group recently announced the continuation of their partnership, wherein the watchmaker is the Official Timekeeper ......read more
Dubai (United Arab Emirates) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 9th January 2017 – Illustrious Swiss watchmaker, Longines, marked yet another successful presentation of the HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup, which took place on the 7th of January at the Dubai International Endurance City.
Furthering its commitment to the equestrian arena, Swiss watchmaker Longines was once again the Presenting Partner and Official Timekeeper of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup, which featured some of the top names from the world of endurance riding competing over a distance of 160 km. The event began at dawn on Saturday and consisted of five stages of decreasing length at the purpose-built Dubai International Endurance City course. The eventual winner ......read more
Two manufactures with a shared vocational training program, accompanied by an introduction to the disciplines of craftsmanship, creation and sales, as part of the partnership with the LVMH Institut des Métiers d’Excellence (vocational training program).
Dubai, UAE, January 8, 2017: Transmission of expertise, encouraging learning, promoting equal opportunities… LVMH highlights and sustains traditional crafts via the apprenticeship training programs offered by its companies. This will not include the discipline of watchmaking.
Following the ceremony to mark the start of a new year at the Institut des Métiers d'Excellence in Paris on 18th October, which saw the first official promotion of the LVMH School of Watchmaking, TAG Heuer and Zenith will today open t ......read more
Uterqüe was set up in 2008 with a clear aim: to restore accessories to their rightful place in women's wardrobes. It is a Latin word that means 'one thing and the other'or 'both', and which nicely sums up the philosophy that accessories are the perfect complement to a well-rounded look.
Since it was created, the company has evolved to include a carefully selected Ready To Wear collection in which quality materials and attention to detail are of the utmost importance.
Limited-production collections, and a manufacturing process that is controlled from start to finish, result in garments that are made to stand the test of time and are destined to become must-have items for any woman who values quality above all else.
We are firmly committed to our custome ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 31, 2016: Brand's latest ad campaign featuring the carnival collection, has perfectly reflected spirit of the season. It's full of inspiring silhouettes – a quintessentially playful fashion. The shoot starring Polish Top Model show contestants captures them playing stylish glam partiers.
Reserved Carnival Collection features the trendiest velvets and velours. Cult fabrics where incorporated to the designs in many different ways, like pleated flawless dresses for example. Glamorous evening feel is provided by light knits and elegant, smooth textiles with lace details. Collection has a classic color palette: mainly black, navy and red, but there are some silver, asymmetrical dresses with girly flounces too. For the brave ones, Reserved has prepare ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 29, 2016: 50 years ago, IWC Schaffhausen created watches with blue dials. In doing so, the watchmaker from north-east Switzerland set off a design trend that has now spread throughout the entire watch industry. Around 120 references and limited special editions with blue dials have been launched in the six watch families and in various shades since 1967. IWC presents the latest highlight in blue – the Big Pilot’s Watch Annual Calendar Edition “Le Petit Prince” with a blue dial and a blue-coloured movement, limited to 250 pieces.
Blue represents the expanse of the sky and the unfathomable depth of the sea. The colour of distance and infinity radiates harmony, contentment and peace. Watches with blue dials are currently all the rage in fa ......read more
The brand was founded by Francis Charles Pollet back in 1975. He was an expert in fabrics and wanted to offer women upmarket elegant fashion to create feminine allure. By 1990, Promod was a major fashion retailer in Europe and opened the first Saudi Arabian store in 1999, going on to expand further in the Middle East. Also in 1999, Promod launched its first online shop as a pioneer in the fashion market. In 2006, the brand was introduced in Asia and, in 2013, we opened in America and the United Kingdom.
Today, the Promod brand promotes accessible fashion clothing, in unpretentious natural styles, creating a French fashion spirit in more than 50 countries.
Dubai, UAE, December 28, 2016: Latest lingerie collection from Reserved is a wonderful option for long, winter evenings. For those wanting more seductive and feminine feel, Reserved has a broad range of beautiful lace sets.
Nightwear from Reserved's winter collection are soft, warm and comfortable. Line consists of cotton pants and tops (long sleeved and short sleeved), as well as shorts and unique night robes. Apart from traditional red check items, there are some scandi-inspired sets featuring so-called Norwegian prints, and other wintery motifs.
Festive lingerie from Reserved consists mainly of comfy cotton briefs, decorated with silly slogans and pictures. Traditional two-piece sets feature classical color palette: red, black and white. No doubt, that there's ......read more
If you don’t own a garment with frills on it, don’t worry, it’s not too late!
Bershka has great variety on offers across all kinds of garments: Skirts, dresses, shirts, etc.
Details can be seen on decorated sleeves and hemlines to give a femine silhouette with a modern and urban twist.
Bershka was created in 1998 as a new brand of the Spanish group Inditex
Bershka presents itself as a reference point for fashion targeting this increasingly demanding public and, in just 2 years, hasconsolidated its brand image in 100 shops;Today, 18 years on, the chain has over 1000 shops in more than 70 countries, with sales representing 9% of the total revenue of the group. Bershka has a sales area of over 455,000 square meters. The company's business encompa ......read more
HQ Global Branding & Comm. team is extremely pleased to share recap of MCM’s 40th Anniversary Celebration that took place in Munich last week on November 17th, 2016.
We proudly celebrated MCM’s 40th anniversary back at our hometown with a twofold event; cocktail reception at our Munich flagship store followed by an exclusive dinner at the world famous Munich Residenz, a stunning former royal palace of the Bavarian monarchs.
In a fitting homecoming, global style icon and German supermodel Claudia Schiffer attended the glittering cocktail reception at the brand’s flagship.
Following the in-store event, CVO Mrs. Kim invited close friends of the brand that included notable German aristocrats; Countess, Princess and German actor Max von Thun among others to ......read more
Parties today have a nocturnal vacation
The December collection illustrates infinite festivity with a decadent French chateau as the setting. Lace and transparencies become essential resources style combine with each other to add sophistication to outfits ideal for a night without time limits.
The maxi volume of the suit jackets and the wide trousers contrast with mini-dresses and very feminine silhouettes that seek to make an impact among the abundance of black. In terms of fabrics, there are numerous options. Lurex, fur and sequins become the norm in a season of celebrations.
Art is an object but also an experience. It speaks directly to the intuition and the instinct. Asking the question: do these look better on the street on in a gellery?
TAKING ART TO THE STREETS
ROMON KIMIN YANG AKA ROSTARR is a multi-disciplinary artist, painter, calligrapher and filmmaker living and working in Brooklyn, New York. For the past fourteen years he has built an extensive oeuvre of abstract polymorphic paintings, totemic iconographic characters and mostly black and white calligraphic drawings. Always creating in a spontaneous manner, he is continually striving to find freedom within style, medium and form, and building upon the iconographic visual language he terms “GRAPHYSICS”, a word that exemplifies the geometric dynamism characteristics in his wo ......read more
Schaffhausen, 25 December 2016 – IWC Schaffhausen has produced a special edition of the iconic Aquatimer diver’s watch with production limited to 500 watches and a special hammerhead shark engraving on the case back. The Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “Sharks” is exclusively bundled with a copy of Michael Muller’s book of the same name. The limited Collector’s Edition TASCHEN book is signed by the photographer and presented in a bite-proof metal shark cage. Famed for his portraits of Hollywood stars, the American photographer travelled the globe to document shark species with an unprecedented degree of technical perfection.
Today, increasing numbers of shark species are facing extinction. More than 100 million sharks are caught every year whilst contin ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 22, 2016: A hand-engraved and enamelled gold dial. A tobacco leaf replicated all the way down to its minute texture. Five unique timepieces, presented in a rose gold case, ticking to the rhythm of an exceptional movement, equipped with the Gravity Control gyroscopic module. This limited edition, produced in honour of our partnership with the legendary brand Cohiba, is sure to fire up enthusiasm!
Two legendary manufacturers – Zenith and Cohiba – united in a spirit of authenticity and expertise. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Cohiba, the flagship brand of Habanos, Zenith is presenting five unique timepieces featuring a hand-engraved and enamelled Havana gold dial – a watch designed for Haute Horlogerie and luxury cigar enthusiasts. ......read more
Schaffhausen, December 21 2016 – IWC Schaffhausen has opened a new boutique in St. Moritz in the Upper Engadine. From now on, guests from every corner of the globe who descend on the world-famous spa and holiday resort can discover the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer’s haute horlogerie collection.
It is no coincidence that IWC chose St. Moritz as the location for its seventh boutique in Switzerland: “St. Moritz has a name and cachet that go well beyond the country’s borders and is one of the world’s top destinations. This constellation gives us a unique opportunity to present our products to a dynamic target group from all over the world with an active interest in sport”, explains Linus Fuchs, IWC Managing Director Switzerland. Situated at 1 856 metre ......read more
At Old Navy, happy is going viral.
The Best way to get happy this season?
Bundling up in all things bright, shiny, and cozy.
WARM + FUZZY HAPPY
Calling all snow angels and happy campers. Get ready to ward off icy temperatures in Artic-worthy layers, from brightly colored technical parkas and puffers to fuzzy Fair Isle sweater. It’s a cold-weather chic at its most plush. For women, more is more with intricate embroiders, lustrous shine, romantic heirloom prints, and geometric-patterned cardi-coats. For the guys, sherpa-lined shirt jackets and supremely comfortable Built-In Flex with stretch are versatile, all-weather staples.
Papa’s got a bright news plaid. The essentials holiday shirt pattern is reimagined in dresses, sweaters, coats, puffer vests, cold-we ......read more
Piaget dresses Ryan Reynolds
LOS ANGELES – December 19, 2016 – Piaget Altiplano was the watch of choice for the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards. International Brand Ambassador, Ryan Reynolds chose a Piaget Altiplano timepiece to complete his red carpet look.
Mr. Reynolds, who was honored with Entertainer of the Year, chose the Piaget Altiplano 43 mm in white gold to match his grey tuxedo.
It was announced earlier this morning that Mr. Reynolds is nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy for his role in “Deadpool,” along with fellow Piaget International Brand Ambassador, Jessica Chastain, for her role in “Miss Sloane” as Best actress in a Drama movie.
Piaget has a longstanding love ......read more
The MANGO collection accentuates its nocturnal side.
Glam appears alongside openwork fabrics and black and gold transparencies. A selection of feminine garments between classical elegance and the fun of grunge.
The most-inspiring offerings are also accompanied by velvety accessories. Floral necklaces and chokers that call for a return to the 90’s.
Metallic moccasins with details and fabric ankle boots in floral upholstery add themselves to the more refined dress code this winter.
Its feel makes it ideal for very special occasions. Mustard, blue, green and crimson tones rebel against the habitual total black night-time outfit.
Jackets, 70s cut dresses with embroidered patterns and long skirt adapt to the stre ......read more
Lingerie is the star of a collection based on details.
The pieces of the new Oysho collection create a visual universe with a clear commitment to details. Oysho creates an atmosphere of sensations: from sweetness to the most intense sophistication.
Elegance, romance and subtlety combine and set the limits of the new collection, which seems to draw a new femininity based on the maturity and personality of the Oysho woman.
New patterns on bodysuits and lingerie sets join dressing gowns, jumpsuits, pyjamas and nightdresses that will surprise you with updated silhouettes.
Layering in fine fabrics such as tulle, lace, velvet and brocade creates original optical effects on a colour palette that ranges from dusty pinks tones, metallic greys and neutrals such as the c ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2016: A double award-winner at the 2015 edition of the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG), the Manufacture Piaget was once again in the spotlight this year when it received the prizes for the best ladies and Métiers d’art watches.
Like every year, the prize-giving ceremony – held this year on November 10th – convened watchmaking’s international elite. Since 2001, the GPHG has represented a prestigious annual rendezvous rewarding the year’s finest creations. Chaired by an expert in the field of collector’s watches, Aurel Bacs, the 2016 jury, composed of 27 professionals, choose the timepiece best illustrating watchmaking excellence in each of 12 categories.
Limelight Gala Milanese Bracelet
Epitomis ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2016: The Swiss watchmaker Longines kicked off Racing Season at Meydan Racecourse with an exciting set of races on the 1st of December, 2016. As the Official Partner and Official Timekeeper of Meydan, Longines presented a total of seven races during an evening rife with equestrian sport and elegance. Longines presented also the Official Watch of the event, a model of The Longines Equestrian Collection.
Longines Equestrian Collection
As a token of its long-running passion for equestrian sports and its attachment to its lady customers, Longines is launching a new line with shapes and materials inspired by iconic elements of the equine world. Arches on racetracks evoking horseshoes, stirrups acting as supports to follow their horse around the high jump cours ......read more
Bahrain, December 3, 2016 – The world’s oldest Haute Horlogerie manufacture, Vacheron Constantin marked a successful showcase of its heritage and precision at the 25th edition of Jewellery Arabia in Bahrain. Held between the 22nd and 26th of November at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, Jewellery Arabia is the largest and most prestigious watches and jewellery exhibition in the region that brings together world renowned names and inventive watchmakers from around the world.
Vacheron Constantin has been a regular fixture at the respected event and this year too, the manufacture presented its unique values of exactitude, skill and beauty to its discerning connoisseurs. One of the highlights by Vacheron Constantin at Jewellery Arabia 2016 was the Métie ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2016: Vacheron Constantin is proud to be partner of the inaugural Gulf Concours, supporting a unique gathering of the world’ s finest and rarest cars. We welcome discerning collectors and owners of these extraordinary creations as we celebrate the unique craftsmanship, individuality and passion that is required to create these remarkable automotive works of art.
The heritage of Vacheron Constantin is the unique nature of the Maison: An uninterrupted history going back to 1755, devoted to watchmaking excellence.
The inseparable values cherished by the Geneva-based Manufacture are deeply rooted in the heritage and open-mindedness of the founders: the transmission of fine watchmaking traditions and savoir-faire, the spirit of innovation and the contin ......read more
Nature and surrealism for this winter.
The November collection imitates the mountains and wealth of vegetation of cold environment. Wool and fur coats and down-feather outer garments in wide volumes represent the winter tradition of this period. Knitwear garments and turtleneck sweaters are key basics for enhancing outfits.
Casual stripes in sweaters and trousers make an aesthetic statement by adding a twist to classic outfits. An imposing landscape invites you to blend in to the nature and explore it in its purest form.
Natalie Westling & Edie Campbel
Oysho has several different product lines: lingerie, gymwear, sleepwear, beachwear, accessories and footwear. The collections are carefully selected to offer comfortable, quality items which are stylish and fashionable.
Oysho's client is a natural, independent and self-confident woman who pays attention to detail, values quality and incorporates the latest trends in her outfits.
Oysho was created in 2001 and is present in 44 countries with over 600 stores worldwide, selling online in over 32 markets via its website www.oysho.com
A mix of urban pieces where we can find biker double-sides, structured coats, skirts with pushpins and XL boots.
A Return of the Black and White Colors but other tones are rescued such the red. Mix of textures: tulle, velvet, wool, leather or denim.
The combination of this different materials result in original looks, where the accessories have an important protagonism.
Next to the Eighties, it could find denim jacket lined on the inside with lamp leather and pushpins in bags, and shoes.
Long boots, leather bootie and moccasins coming back to set trends even in the most risky outfits.
Dubai, UAE, November 26, 2016: Autumnal face of Street Fashion line is an answer to any city dweller's needs. It's made for those wanting comfortable, effortless and easy-to-wear street style clothes, while remaining trendy and fairly individualistic. Reserved designer team offers a well balanced mix of the casual, the sporty and the elegant.
Woman’s line gently turns from 1970's-inspired esthetics that has dominated the summer fashion looks, into updated cuts, refreshed color palette, and a whole new group of reinvented classics. Main character in this story is the normcore style, which became much more feminine and sexy. Think: fitted jeans shirts, skinny pants, tight dresses and mini skirts, simply anything that's simple, eye-catching, and figure-emphasiz ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 26, 2016: Since 1865, Zenith has loved women every bit as much as women love watches, and has thereby succeeded in enriching watchmaking with vibrant colour and
feminine delicacy. From the first enamelled pocket watches to jewellery pendant watches and complicated wristwatches, its creations are an anthem to elegance
and to the wat chmaking art.
Zenith ladies’ watches extend an open invitation to enjoy excellence, as exemplified by the new El Primero Chronomaster Lady diamond-set rose gold model, available with a choic e of black or br own dial with baguett e diamonds.
The inner beauty of a fascinating mechanism is matched by the aesthetic refinement of exceptional timepieces. Embodying the philosophy of absolute performance, the world’s most ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 26, 2016: IWC Schaffhausen hosted an intimate evening with brand ambassador and MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One™ Team driver Nico Rosberg, who was in town for the final race of the 2016 season. An exclusive talk between Nico Rosberg and IWC brand ambassador and GT driver HRH Prince Abdulaziz Turki Al Faisal session gave selected VIP guests the opportunity to find out more about Rosberg’s career and life as a racing driver.
Nico Rosberg, son of Finnish Formula One legend Keke Rosberg, had petrol flowing through his veins from his childhood: he started his career in kart racing when he was just 6 years old and has been racing in Formula One since 2006. At an intimate evening event in Dubai, Rosberg shared insights into his professional and persona ......read more
This season is characterised by three key trends: modernised tailoring, military influences version 2.0 and urban garments with a casual air.
The photographer Gregory Harris visits Harlem to capture the reality of its streets with Vinnie Woolston, George Barnett, Matthew Bell and David Agbodji.
Concept and minimalist tailoring is the essence of the New Tailored style.
Military Utility presents a more vintage style if military inspiration, featuring renewed basics such as the bomber jacket and the parka.
A casual and minimalist style based on comfort defines Urban Leisure. A line with technical characteristics in fabrics such as nylon, where denim and casual-inspired garments take centre stage.
Bershka´s menswear collection emphasizes on black as a total look for this season. Black as a color is not only iconic in the fashion world, but this winter will be one of the main shades in your daily outfit choices. Combing basics like shirts with a sporty hoodie and jogging trousers, playing with new fittings such as the long fit, and layering.
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2016: IWC Schaffhausen and its retail partner Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons have launched an exclusive limited-edition Portugieser Chronograph. The timepiece is the first watch ever to be manufactured by IWC with Eastern Arabic numerals and is limited to only 200 pieces. A part of the sales proceeds will go to Al Jalila Foundation, which focuses on improving lives through medical education and research in the UAE.
The Portugieser Chronograph Edition “Seddiqi – Al Jalila Foundation Dubai” (Ref. 371489) is sold exclusively in the new IWC boutique at the Mall of the Emirates in Dubai. The midnight blue dial and brown alligator leather strap give it an elegant yet sporty look. The case back bears an engraving of Al Jalila Foundation, which is sup ......read more
Italian beauty brand KIKO MILANO opened doors to its 2nd store in the UAE on Friday 26th of October at the Mirdif City Centre in Dubai.
With over 830 stores in 15 countries and an online presence in 35 nations, KIKO MILANO offers a range of more than 1400 high-quality products, including make-up, beauty accessories and state-of-the-art skincare products.
Closely tied to the setting and traditions of Milan - a city with an international reputation for art, fashion and design - KIKO sees the major trends of the moment and makes them accessible to all women. It has made an art of combining the quality and creativity rooted in its Italian DNA with global and international ideas and inspiration - the world becomes a “playground” to explore and in which to tes ......read more
" Quelle heure est-il chez vous? " is a novel that has a special significance. From its title, the book evokes the notion of one’s self, individual opinion and relativism. Throughout this book, which consists of 24 short stories symbolizing the 24 hours of the day, the author introduces the reader to 24 touching and endearing characters. Each character is more or less attached to Lebanon, where each experiences moments of happiness or sadness through situations that every one of us is likely to encounter someday.
The book presents one main character, ELLE, a young girl who is much attached to Lebanon and its culture and who holds in her the main theme of this novel. The various encounters she has made during her short life of 27 years, whether fictitious or real, (concer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 21, 2016: Filled with joy, hope and wonder, the holiday season is a time when loved ones come together to share unforgettable moments and exchange heartfelt gifts. It is also a time of year when stories from past times are shared; the same radiant tales that continue to inspire and fascinate us today.
One of those treasured tales is the story of a young boy who, inspired by a shining star, brought radiance into the world through the beauty of gold and diamonds. It was on a cold winter’s night in the small mountain village of La Côte-aux-Fées, in Switzerland that the boy saw a bright golden star flash across the sky and fall into the snowy woods. He set out into the darkness to find that shining star, and placed it safely in his pocket. Suddenly filled w ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 20, 2016: Salsa, the Portuguese denim brand which has specialized in creating perfect fits for all kinds of bodies for over 20 years is still focused on the pursuit of perfect wearability. In order to reaffirm its extensive knowledge and experience in creating technical and innovative women's jeans, the brand has created the sensual campaign “THE DENIM EFFECT EXPERT”. The photo shoot was done through the lens of Frederico Martins, and included the international models Michelle Zwaal, Kim Feenstra, and Annika-Marie Leick.
The campaign "THE DENIM EFFECT EXPERT" has three stars: Push-Up, Push-In and Diva by Salsa. Each of these Salsa best-selling fits is shown off by three women who flaunt their main features openly and very sensually. ......read more
The most awaited festive season of the year is here as Zara Home reveals its 2016 Christmas collection. On Christmas unequaled joy is expected especially when it comes to home décor. This season’s collection is made up of Golden, Silver, White and Red themes, all created with great attention to detail aiming to please all tastes.
Press Play to Party is Bershka’s new Christmas collection for Man & Woman showcasing the coolest looks of the season
You don’t need an excuse to organise a party in the company of your favourite people. Press Play to Party sets off party season, our favourite time of year.
Now’s the time to go for an outfit that brings together the best looks of the year. Bershka’s Christmas collection radiates bold sophistication with a retro street vibe; where colour, shapes and materials take the starring roles. Pieces are designed to dress up and show yourself off in high-shine, velvet and sequins. We’re back to focusing on the most important trends in fashion and music from the eighties and nineties.
Most of the collection is inf ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2016: Vacheron Constantin is pursuing its dialogue with collectors and passionate devotees of Haute Horlogerie by enriching its Métiers d’Art collection with an homage to the Middle East cultural heritage. Showcasing a handcrafted falcon, a proud symbol of the region, this limited edition pays tribute to the glorious heritage of the Gulf area while celebrating its bright future and will be solely available in Vacheron Constantin boutiques in the GCC.
Bearing the Hallmark of Geneva, this innovative creation, realized in ten models only, combines the technical excellence of Caliber 2460 G4 with the beauty of artistic crafts.
Rich heritage and traditions need to be preserved for future generations.
Some of the distinct features of the Arab and Isla ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016 – L’Oréal has been voted as the most attractive employer for business students amongst Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies, in the UAE and KSA. Over 12,600 students, of different majors, from 43 universities participated in Universum’s “Most Attractive Employers Ranking” survey.
The survey offered comprehensive insights into students’ views on their future careers, prospect employers, in addition to what they consider as the most important factors in their employment decision. Amongst Business students, L’Oréal ranked as 8th most attractive employer across all sectors, up from number 9 in 2015. Whereas in KSA, Business students ranked L’Oréal as 8th most attractive employer, up from 11 in 2015.&n ......read more
Oysho presents “Digital Future”, its new fitness collection inspired by a technological, futuristic aesthetic.
A futuristic essence blends with the ath–luxury trend for a fitness collection that features Premium details.
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: The collection is inspired by a modern and demanding female athlete, who is full of energy and running towards the future to reach all of her goals.
All-over prints, colour blocking and silver and reflective details are the highlights of outfits based on primary colours such as black, grey and white.
Optical illusions in fabrics are mixed with subtle shine in garments such as shorts, T-shirts and leggings, which are fitted to the body, creating an aesthetic of futuristic performance.
In ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: After making its international debut with an outlet in Dubai, Joe’s Crab Shack now enters the Emirate of Abu Dhabi with its newest branch in the UAE. Joe’s Crab Shack officially opened its doors on the 6th of November at the city’s popular shopping destination, Marina Mall. The American casual dining restaurant finds its franchisee partner in the Saleh Bin Lahej Group (SBLG) - Hospitality Division that aims to connect with a diverse range of consumers across a broad spectrum of cuisine offerings. With its latest branch in Abu Dhabi, Joe’s Crab Shack counts amongst its goals continually striving as much as possible to be the best in “Service, Quality & Value,” and to lead the American and Seafood market in the UAE ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2016: Kérastase has established its reputation as an expert in luxury scalp care since 1964. Over the years, the brand has grown in its passion and expertise. Spécifique was first launched in 1986, and with today’s reinvention of Spécifique 30 years later, Kérastase’s scalp science has crossed new frontiers.
The renovated new range of Spécifique, with its new Personalized At-Home Rituals and Revolutionary In-Salon protocol offers powerful cures for different scalp problems. It combines the best anti-pollution cleansing with a new science in the care of the scalp. Because Kérastase believes that beautiful hair begins with the scalp, it must be looked after just as we look after our skin.
Targeted at air-born pollution and at water impur ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2016: In recent years, the 2,500 units produced by Zenith in the 1960s for the Italian armed forces have been fetching sky-high prices on the vintage market. The iconic TIPO CP-2 is one of the historical treasures of the Manufacture in Le Locle. To celebrate this legendary timepiece, Zenith is launching a modern version entirely in tune with the spirit and design of the original: introducing the Heritage Cronometro TIPO CP-2, the latest addition to the Heritage collection.
The history of the Manufacture Zenith harbours priceless treasures composed of fabled models that have shaped the history of watchmaking. From the early 1960s onwards, the Italian military chose Zenith to equip the pilots of its Navy and Air Force. The Rome-based distributor ......read more
Doha (Qatar) / Saint-Imier (Suisse), Novembre 10, 2016 – Doha a accueilli la dernière manche du Longines Global Champions Tour 2016 ce week-end. Rolf-Göran Bengtsson a remporté la compétition clé de l’événement, le Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix de Doha et a également été déclaré vainqueur du Longines Global Champions Tour 2016. Longines est fière d’être le Partenaire Titre, le Chronométreur Officiel et la Montre Officielle de la série qui compte 15 étapes dans 15 villes différentes.
Rolf-Göran Bengtsson a signé une double victoire ce week-end au Qatar. Il a remporté le Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix de Doha, suivi de Daniel Deusser et de Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, et a également été couronné gagnant du Longines Global Champions Tour 20 ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 5, 2016: Building on the long tradition which has shaped the Swiss watchmaker, Longines has once again taken inspiration from its multifaceted history to enrich its Heritage collection. The Longines Avigation Watch Type A-7 1935 illustrates the brand’s historic ties with the world of aviation. This exceptional chronograph, with an elegant vintage style, combines the performance and precision necessary to this field. Its honey-coloured accents and angled dial, which allow pilots to read the indices without having to release the plane’s control yoke, will appeal to lovers of the brand while illustrating Longines’ watchmaking expertise.
In honour of the accomplishments of aviation’s pioneers, Longines has drawn inspiration from its ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 3, 2016: The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) and Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen are proud to announce the three nominees for the IWC Filmmaker Award. The winner will receive USD 100,000 to support them in bringing their ideas to fruition on the big screen and will be announced at the IWC gala event at the 13th DIFF.
The nominees for the fifth IWC Filmmaker Award are Arabic director Nujoom Alghanem with “Salem”, Qatari director Hafiz Ali Ali with “The Search for the Star Pearl” and Emirati filmmaker Abdullah Hassan Ahmed with “Sunrise”. Each nominee will present their project at the DIFF. An acclaimed jury of industry experts will then determine the potential of each film project and select the win ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 2, 2016: Creativity and audacity are part of PIAGET’s DNA and these qualities were recently celebrated at the unique launch of the Limelight Gala Milanese collection in Dubai. The prominent watchmaker and jeweler collaborated with four talented fashion designers from the region to launch the collection in a memorable setting. The designers who joined hands with Piaget for the launch were Asma and Ameena Khaled Saif (AKS), Manaal al Hammadi and Asma Al Matrooshi for Epiphany.
The idea was centered on two mains pieces from the Piaget collection. The classic Gala Milanese was interpreted by the designers as everyday ready-to-wear while the Tradition watch with its décor palace finishes was illustrated as Haute Couture. Each designer developed two exc ......read more
A bold look, a firm tone, with gentlemanly elegance and dandy-chic irony.
Intimissimi’s creative nod to men’s fashion creates a new take on a sensual, irresistibly feminine allure.
An unabashedly casual, carefree look redefines boyish charm in embroidered lingerie that’s made to flaunt, show-off and pair with oversize, sporty-chic outfits.
Pronounced elegance is revealed in black & white combos, accentuated with contrasting powdery shades of grey, beige and almond.
Blue and neutral tones lend a touch of glamour to irresistible, gallant lingerie.
Lighting Up Wrists With a Rock Star Attitude
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: Since 2014, Zenith has been accompanying the living legends of rock – The Rolling Stones – on the international scene. In honour of the famous British band, the brand with the guiding star presents an equally legendary special series which embodies their signature rock’n’roll style. Black ceramic, an openworked dial, a fast-paced El Primero ‘engine’ and design nods to the global rockers are the keynotes of these 250 fiery-spirited chronographs!
The new Zenith chronograph is a wristworn legend dedicated to the Rolling Stones that leaves no doubt as to its kinship   ......read more
The boldest young people are huge fans of the outdoors and the main stars in the new Bershka collection.
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: The new Autumn-Winter collection introduces key pieces inspired by the latest trends. Outer layers, reworked patterns, loose-fit pieces and new ergonomic materials are the biggest selling point for this collection, designed for the most active young people.
Goth style is still on the up, with velveteen, metallic, tulle and lace as starring fabrics. The romantic collection will take charge of representing nostalgic autumn months.
This trend will take on details like frilly sleeves and necklines, patterns accompanied by kick-flared jeans and floral jacket prints and t-shirts.
For the coldest winter days, we’ve ......read more
Gaspard, Émile, Oscar, Félix, Marius, Clément, and Lucien...
Each and every woman now has her own French lover!
Whether you like them Skinny, Slim, Straight or Boyfriend... Promod Boutique Française’s denim collection is just about to include 7 indispensable designs. 7 cuts of perfectly fitted known-by-name jeans. The mere essence of French-style chic denim.
Gaspard, Emile, Félix, Marius, Clément, Oscar and Lucien match the requirements of each woman, each style, each morphology... Each and everyone can be on a first-name basis with her favorite model(s) and spot them out season after season or collect them in various bleach tones.
AN EXTENSIVE RANGE OF FITS
The ideal pair of jeans, the one that magnifies your femininity, that flatters your curves, that gives you th ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 20, 2016: Massimo Dutti new campaign is made by the great view of Mario Testino, who once more does a marevelleuos interpretation of the Massimo Dutti AW’16 collection, in this occasion with the international tops Sean O’Pry, Julia Hafstrom, Ine Neefs and Steve Chevrin.
This autumn the identity of the Dutti woman is, if possible, even more feminine and extremely elegant at all times. As of the very beginning of the season, in which touches of colour from a subtle palette of pinks or fresh cornflower blue are still with us, we encounter garments with delicate shapes until we are immersed full on in the season, when the combination of classic pieces with basic sports garments come into play, along with a palette of autumn c ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2016
New Fitness line and brand new #hashtag especially for Calzedonia's latest Autumn/Winter fitwear collection!
All the leggings feature flat seams, breathable fabrics and LYCRA SPORT fibre technology to deliver maximum comfort during sports activities.
In particular, the range will focus on technical performance, already tested by the brand on other products from well-established lines in the collections, such as tights and denim leggings. In fact, push-up, total shaper and control tops also feature strongly in the fitness line, to support and shape glutes, stomach and the whole silhouette.
Essential to the collection are the latest Seamless leggings which offer maximum freedom of movement. Made of a hi-tech fibre, they have a special, soft to the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 12, 2016: Explosive, creative and entirely natural: such is the long-term partnership commitment undertaken between Zenith and Land Rover. Two names, two legends with entwined destinies. In 1969, Zenith unveiled its fabled El Primero chronograph. That same year, British car manufacturer Land Rover introduces the prototype of the very first luxury off-road vehicle: the iconic Range Rover, which hit the markets in 1970. Fired by the same pioneering spirit and the same ability to explore new horizons, these two original creations achieved legendary status. Half a century later, their inventors are entering into an exceptional long-term partnership inaugurated by an El Primero Range Rover Special Edition.
Yesterday’s trailblazers, today’s a ......read more
The new Bershka campaign represents a bold attitude for young people breaking the fashion rulebook
Dubai, UAE, September 28, 2016: Bershka knows how to distill the essence of young people, with a curious, edgy and formidable spirit, into a look-book that brings together the boldest trends of the last three decades. Past, present and future converge in a fashion going beyond established ideas and presenting clear musical influences.
Continuing unisex, sporty and futuristic trends in comfy, geometric prints, towelling is the star fabric of the season. In every shape and for every occasion, sweaters are a key piece to create outfits this Autumn/Winter. Whether as a track jacket, cropped hoodie or sweatshirt dress, each towelling piece represents a key look of the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2016: Vacheron Constantin unveils the second part of the Overseas Tour, visually chronicled by a legendary photographer: Steve McCurry. Six new places sharing a certain rarity and an unusual dimension, while reflecting the human ability to imagine, create and transform. The result is an array of images providing an opportunity to adopt a different perspective on the world, enriched by values shared with the watchmaking Maison.
Paris Astronomical Observatory: time for conquest
The Paris Astronomical Observatory is the oldest in the world still in operation. Built in 1667, this centre of knowledge that witnessed the birth of new sciences such as geodesy and meteorology remains firmly closed to the public. Set in a lush green environment at the heart of Par ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 26, 2016: IWC Schaffhausen officially announces Hend Sabri as a new brand ambassador for the Middle East. During her career, which already spans more than two decades, the Tunisian actress has made a substantial contribution to the development of Arab cinema.
IWC Schaffhausen expresses its passion for cinema as a partner of hand-picked film festivals, but also through collaborations with a select group of influential actors and actresses. Today, the Swiss luxury watch manufacturer officially announces Hend Sabri as a brand ambassador for the Middle East. The Tunisian actress is known in the region for the various roles she has portrayed in film and on television. Recently, she starred as Ola in the Arab television comed ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 21, 2016: The Association for the Promotion of Film in Switzerland (Verein zur Filmförderung in der Schweiz) has nominated five Swiss film projects for the “Filmmaker Award”. The prize of CHF 100,000 in production funding is aimed at supporting local filmmaking in Switzerland and is now being awarded for the second year running. The award will be presented at the IWC gala dinner on 24 September 2016 as part of the Zurich Film Festival.
“The Swiss film scene boasts a remarkable degree of creativity and a wealth of ideas that really make it stand out. But sadly, it is difficult for many projects to reach completion due to the lack of sufficient film funding available,” says Georges Kern, CEO of IWC Schaffhausen. This shortcomingis ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2016: Dawn in Paris: the city of light awakens on white walls, wood floors and voluminous ceilings. The light filters in through the windows creating brilliant reflections on the white surfaces.
Glacial white, this season's inspiration, washes over rooms, transforming different areas into attractive spaces for peace and relaxation.
This inspiration can be found across the entire Zara Home Pure White Collection for fall/winter, divided into three blocks with a single base: white on white, white with silver, and white with gold.
Dubai, UAE, September 17, 2016:
The countdown has now started for the first celebrity signature capsule collection for Calzedonia Group brands!
Sexy, on-trend, evoking exclusive DJ sets and cool nights!
#ritaoraXtezenis – IN STORES from 1 November 2016
6 iconic, totally black pieces.
“I immediately loved the Tezenis team’s energy, their emphasis on fashion trends, the free spirited creations, and the young people I worked with, plus the unmistakable Italian style.
I first teamed up with Tezenis for this project because it is the perfect culmination of my relationship with the brand.”
Rita is therefore not just brand ambassador but has also personally designed the “Made with Love” lingerie by Rita Ora.
Dubai, UAE, September 15, 2016:
Bershka launches its first stationary collection in time for back to school.
Because starting school again is always a good reason to get new materials, Bershka has come-up with an original stationery collection with a wide range of uses.
The collection is made up of a different articles such as notebooks, highlighters in all sizes, agendas, markers, erasers…etc.
The designs were crafted in the same way a fashion garment would be, following the trends of the moment and adding Bershka’s personal, distinctive touch.
Inspiration comes from different trends; starting with Japanese and Korean drawings, and finishing off with a retro 90’s touch - this season’s must-have.
Dubai, UAE, September 10, 2016: A legendary engine with inimitable tri-color counters, the new Zenith chronograph reveals the inner workings of a worldwide success named “El Primero”. Framed by an imposing steel case, the skeleton dial provides a stunning view of a peerless sports mechanism. Icon in sight!
Inspired by a vintage Lightweight limited series much coveted by connoisseurs, the new El Primero 36’000 VpH fully lives up to its predecessor’s enviable
reputation. Its openworked dial with the three iconic counters is enlivened by red accents as this eminently virile chronograph boldly flaunts its impressive
horological credentials, beating at an impressive 5 Hz frequency.
45 mm of steel and sapphire form ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 7, 2016:
On 20 September 2016, the Calzedonia Group’s new auditorium will transform into the stage for the Tezenis Show.
The runway will transform into a performance and an evening of absolute firsts.
It’s the first time that Tezenis has created a capsule collection with a celebrity, #ritaoraXtezenis, available in stores 1 November.
It’s also the first time that an Italian company will have a Snapchat lens dedicated to its brand and event, an experiential integration with today’s coolest social media platform.
A unique evening, with the vibe of a concert, the audience will be jumping with excitement as press and influencers watch the show from VIP seating.
A visual show of colour blocks, LED ......read more
Zara Home, the fashionable home brand, a subsidiary of the INDITEX Group, is making its Dubai E-Commerce debut on September 7th at WWW.ZARAHOME.COM . The product range at Dubai online store will feature home textiles: Bed, bath and table lines, in addition to select furniture, tableware, cutlery and decorative accessories, including loungewear and gift items.
Zara Home opened its first store in United Arab Emirates on 2005 and offers the latest trends in interior decoration. A diverse and international team of designers, with a unique vision, has made Zara Home the brand that transforms interiors into warm and fashionable spaces. Dubai clients will find on the online shop all the range of products of the different seasonal collections introduc ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 5, 2016: The new Autumn-Winter Punt Roma's Collection presents the Black & White colours as protagonists of this season. We will find them in different fabrics and combinations with other suprising colours and prints.
Light fabrics like the bielastic combined with decorative and sophisticated prints are created to enhance the feminine silhouette.
Denim surprises us with beads, sequins, crochet and lace, offering a multitude of expressions. t-or this season we present a great variety ot jeans, trom the Jeans Rose classical style to the Indigo Jeans in deep blue.
A novelty for this season are also warm garments of suede combined with fringes, laces and strips of ecoleather without missing the layers as the ......read more
Exclusive collaboration with three of the region’s top stylists and FFWD designers to reveal new women’s time piece
Dubai, UAE, August 31, 2016: Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD), the definitive regional fashion platform, has welcomed Baume & Mercier as a celebratory sponsor of Season Eight. During the four day, bi-annual event from October 20th – 23rd 2016, Baume & Mercier will host a series of activations at the bespoke location, Hai 3 at Dubai Design District (d3).
As part of the luxury watch brand’s collaboration with FFWD, Baume & Mercier will partner with three of the region’s top fashion stylists tasked to create a photoshoot featuring FFWD apparel designers and inspired by Petite Promesse, a new women’s collection to be o ......read more