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Haute right now: Saudi model ‘humbled’ by fashion award nod
December 12, 2018

JEDDAH: Saudi model Taleedah Tamer has told Arab News she was humbled to be named as an emerging talent at the 2018 Fashion Awards, which were held in London on Monday.
Jeddah-born Tamer, who has graced the cover of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia and was the first Saudi model to walk the runway at Paris Couture Week, appeared in a category that showcased innovative and emerging creative talent from the fashion world.
Thousands in the industry were asked"...

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Tory Burch Names Pierre-Yves Roussel Chief Executive Officer
December 12, 2018

(AETOS Wire)-- Tory Burch, LLC, today announced it has named Pierre-Yves Roussel Chief Executive Officer, starting early 2019. A longtime LVMH executive, Mr. Roussel will be based out of Tory Burch’s New York headquarters; he will join and report to the Company’s board of directors. In partnership with Ms. Burch, he will lead and implement the company’s global strategy with a focus on operations.

“There"...

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Malabar Gold’s 8th edition festival showcases latest jewelry collection
December 9, 2018

MALABAR Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewelry retailers globally with a strong retail network of 250 retail outlets spread across 10 countries, has unveiled the details of their 8th edition of ‘Malabar Gold & Diamonds Festival’ in KSA running till January 22, 2019. This season, Malabar Gold & Diamonds showcases the latest collection of gold, diamond & precious gems jewelry in their outlets, to celebrate this festive period....

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The Six: Stars at Dubai charity gala
December 4, 2018

DUBAI: A handful of celebrities will be in Dubai on Friday for the Brilliant Is Beautiful charity gala, sponsored by Swiss luxury watch brand Bovet 1822. Proceeds go to Dubai Cares and the Brilliant Is Beautiful Global Fund for Women and Girls’ Education.

Ben Stiller
The American actor and producer has appeared in numerous comedy blockbusters in Hollywood. He is a board member of the Artists for Peace and Justice (APJ), a US-based non-profit"...

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Corum unveils iconic Lab Collection
November 28, 2018

IT was an epoch-making occasion for both Corum and Beijing, as the opening of the first-ever dedicated Corum boutique in mainland China was marked by the launch of an extra-special, exclusive range of timepieces, earlier this month.

The opening of the first Corum boutique in China, at the capital city’s iconic Macau Center, also marked the unveiling of the Heritage Corum Lab Collection that throws the spotlight on extreme mechanics and complicated"...

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The Breakdown: Faissal El-Malak — “Hallowed Threads”
November 28, 2018

DUBAI: The Dubai-based Palestinian designer talks us through the piece he created for the exhibition “From RAK to DRAK” as part of Dubai Design Week.
Design Ras Al Khor invited three designers to investigate the community of Ras Al Khor. My task was to look at an advertising and calligraphy shop as a theme to respond to.

I found a tiny shop — Al Arif Advertising"...

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Startup of the Week: Saudi Swag - Where art imitates life
November 21, 2018

JEDDAH: Saudi Swag is a fashion boutique in Jeddah that features exclusive clothing brands promoting a particular type of stylish streetwear.
A concept store established in 2014, it was founded by Jeddah native Turki Al-Harbi, who wanted to offer customers an exclusively independent and artistic style of clothing to complement the strong personalities and expressive fashion sense of his peers.
Saudi Swag offers independent designer brands and products"...

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Hala China, a Joint Initiative by Meraas and Dubai Holding, Announces Dubai Fashion Days
November 20, 2018

The Seventh Edition of Arab Fashion Week returns to Dubai from 21st- 28th November 2018, headlining the new platform co-organised by Arab Fashion Week and JollyTrust, Dubai Fashion Days by Hala China, a joint initiative by Meraas and Dubai Holding.

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What We Are Buying Today: Deem Perfume Library
November 17, 2018

In a crowded marketplace where truly original fragrances are rare, Deem Perfume Library earns points for originality.
Within classy bottles and simple packaging you will find unusual fragrances with names such as “Arabic coffee,” “baby powder” and “cigar.” For the less adventurous, the extensive range includes more traditional options such as lavender, musk and oud, all made with specially selected, high-quality European"...

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