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Bershka Spring-Summer 2016 Collection

Dubai, UAE, March 22, 2016:   The collection for SS16 comes marked by the urban looks in neutral tones with the aesthetic on handmade pieces and simplicity in patternmaking as the key elements in the new look for this coming season. Details stand out in every piece of both brand lines, Bershka and BSK. Hem-free, frayed finishes and natural fabrics are the highlights to this collection. Rustic textures, with a fresh-made feel, make a comeback. For details, trompe l’oeil prints are enriched with embroidery. Ribbed dresses, trumpet-end and wide-leg pants are essential pieces in the collection. The result is Raw, a trend that combines craftsmanship and new tendencies. The ethnic spirit and references to tribal goddesses come together in Glamazone, with the tunic as key it more

Baume & Mercier commemorates its New Boutique in Beirut Souks with a Ribbon-cutting Ceremony

Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2016:  Commemorating a special occasion, elegant Swiss watchmaker Baume & Mercier recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the opening of the brand’s new boutique at Beirut Souks in Lebanon.   Held on the 9th of March in collaboration with Baume & Mercier’s exclusive luxury partner in the country, Ets. Hagop Atamian, the intimate event witnessed the attendance of key media personnel and online bloggers and of course the Baume & Mercier’s regional team. Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Stanislas Rambaud, Regional Brand Manager, said, “Thanks to the support of our long-lasting partner Ets. Hagop Atamian, we are opening our first Boutique in Beirut. It is an important step in the development of Baume & more

Made in Italy collection - Calzedonia

Calzedonia, the leading name in legwear, presents a new premium line with “Made in Italy” DNA, a hallmark that has always been synonymous with high quality. The new Made in Italy line, with 8 different variations of unique and exquisite tights, is destined to become the must-have in every woman's wardrobe. Day after day, Calzedonia strives to create designs that satisfy the tastes and needs of every woman. The new tights expand the product line offered in store, creating a unique shopping experience –becoming the place of choice for those seeking the finest expertise in the legwear sector – for specialised products which combine superior quality and style, focused on the latest trends.  Elegant, prized yarn stake shape in 8 variations of tights sui more

Piaget unveiled stunning creations at Art Dubai 2016

Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2016:   From March 16-19, 2016 during Art Dubai, Piaget invited visitors on a journey of discovery into its world, revealing the captivating association between audacity, celebrity, creativity, and fine craftsmanship through a specially curated collection of extraordinary pieces from both its patrimony and new creations. Through out the exhibit staged in partnership with the leading art fair in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, the Maison will highlight the savoir-faire and the vision that propelled it from its humble beginnings in the Swiss Jura to becoming an unstoppable creative pioneer all over the world, including the Middle-East, a region that mirrors Piaget’s passion for the finest aesthetics and exceptional pieces. The striking produ more

Access the power Discover the secret of INITIO fragrances

Dubai, UAE, March 17, 2016   What was long suspected has finally been proven…The power of scent unconsciously influences our behaviour. Unique scent molecules trigger attractions and impulses in their wakes. Initio honors this supernatural yet scientific dimension of fragrance by infusing its creations with a mysterious power.   Years of research by top scientists working side by side with master perfumers (Alberto Morillas) have led to the creation of perfumes with a strong emotional power, to amplify your magnetism and power of attraction   Initio, 2 ranges, 1 universe: The Absolutes, 4 creations elaborated from the finest blend of the rarest ingredients renowned for their mystical powers and mysterious virtues. The Magnetic blends harness the power of phero more

Zenith El Primero Chronomaster 1969 SVRA Special Edition Kicks Off Partnership with Sportscar Vintage Racing Association

Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2016:  Zenith has teamed up with the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) to serve as official timekeeper in 2016 for the organization’s vintage races throughout North America. Zenith’s President & CEO Aldo Magada and SVRA’s President & CEO Tony Parella hosted a cocktail party on February 18th at the Classic Car Club Manhattan in New York City. This is a world famous private club that gives its members access to a fleet of the most sought-after cars ever built. Zenith took the opportunity to unveil the El Primero Chronomaster 1969 SVRA, a special edition that incorporates the SVRA logo, powered of course by the legendary beating heart of the El Primero movement. &ld more

Parfums de Marly Introduces a Champion of a Fragrance, Byerley

Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2016:  Renowned perfumer, Parfums de Marly, has created yet another magnificent fragrance that salutes the proud history of the majestic horse. The brand’s latest offering, Byerley, has been so named after one of the earliest of three stallions that were the founders of the modern Thoroughbred horse racing bloodstock. According to legend, the dark brown stallion was born during a thunderstorm; he did not fear the sounds of cannons or gunfire and thus made a fearsome war horse.  Developing a perfume that was memorable and had heart was no easy task but there was no better inspiration than the distinguishing character of the mighty Byerley horse, having played a remarkable role in Europe’s history.  Byerley boasts of top notes of Berg more

Influences from the 1990s and Ethic Atmosphere for Her; Military and Desert Inspiration for Him - Pull & Bear Proposals ...

French photographer Fanny-Lambert portrays the brand’s new trends on “Downtown”, a new editorial.    Dubai, UAE, March 16, 2016:   Influences from the 1990s, delicate textures and ethic prints for women; related fittings, comfortable materials and street culture vocation for men.  Pull & Bear’s new collections are captured in “Downtown”, a new editorial shot by the young French photographer Fanny Latour-Lambert. Models Anastasia Ivanova, Florence Kosky, Staz Lindes, Arthur Goose and Nicola Wincene traveled to Downtown Los Angeles for the introduction of the brand’s latest designs.  Women’s proposals draw inspiration from the 1990s aesthetics, which translated into minimal designs, asymmetric silhouett more

Intimissimi Moods

About Intimissimi has had a rich and fruitful history. The extraordinarily successful formula, devised by CALZEDONIA, has shone brightly ever since its creation in 1986. Intimissimi is a true Italian success story. The brand has become the market leader in underwear in Europe. The winning combination of high-quality products, romance and imagination has won loyal custom all over the world. The brand's collections, which are updated weekly, are adored by men and women alike because they offer an innovative natural look. more

Dubai is a hub for franchising and fertile ground for the industry's development

HORECA offers the latest innovations to those active in the franchise industry  Dubai, UAE, March 15, 2016:  Lebanese businesses, specifically restaurants, did not only expand the scope of their presence in their mother country, they also crossed borders and set up shop in several other places, most notably Dubai. The latter provided fertile ground for the promotion of the restaurants’ growth. Dubai enjoys capabilities that distinguish it from other cities. Since this emirate is still taking steps towards further development, restaurants there have been put on the same road to success. Dubai has been providing the best for all restaurant patrons and those interested in the franchise industry. Restaurants that have opened branches in Dubai aren’t limited to jus more

The Sharjah Racing Season presented by Longines ends with the prestigious HH Sharjah Ruler's Cup

Sharjah (United Arab Emirates), 12th March 2016:  For the first time, Swiss watchmaker Longines presented the entire Sharjah Racing Season (2015-2016) that opened on the 7th November 2015 and culminated with the prestigious HH Sharjah Ruler’s Cup. The exhilarating tournament took place at the esteemed Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club. Longines continues furthering its commitment to the equestrian arena by presenting yet another significant racing season. Commencing with the opening race on the 7th of November 2015, the Sharjah Racing Season had a total six race meetings including the first and final ones.  The HH Sharjah Ruler’s Cup held a series of six races all of which were presented by Longines, the highlights being the thoroughbred race, the Ruler’s more

Atelier Cologne Orient Collection

Dubai, UAE, March 15, 2016:  In 2009, Sylvie Ganter and Christophe Cervasel founded Atelier Cologne, the first Maison de Parfum creating pure perfumesinspired by the legendary eau de Cologne. Capturing precious moments of their lives betweenEurope and America, the newly created perfume family “Cologne Absolue” has immediately seduced both Eastern and Western worlds with more than 700 000 flacons sold in more than 35 countries to date. What started as a love story in the Western world has gradually shifted towards the Eastern world, a result of numerous trips taken by the couple to Asia and the Middle East. They have come to admire and appreciate the cultural differences of these regions, the way of life, the more

Long Fit Bomber - Must Have!

Dubai, UAE, March 14, 2016 Bershka’s monthly Must Have proposal continues this season with trends and fashion at an affordable price. The first key item for the SS16 campaign is a long-fit bomber.   This item will be available in stores and at in both khaki and black. more

Old Navy Hits Refresh with Spring 2016 Collection

Urban Nomad (February) – Using natural fabrications, February’s collection features brand-new shibori-inspired layers in a palette of dusty nudes and soft indigos. Rendered with crafted geometric prints, embroidery, and subtle embellishment, the focal silhouette plays with texture and volume, affording the ease and breathing room to start over for spring. As ever, the story begins and ends with fashion denim, like the rip & repair boyfriend jean.  Modern Riviera (March) – This story is inspired by the nostalgia of idyllic coastal towns – with a preppy, nautical Americana twist. The result is a variety of mariner stripes, gingham prints, and hand-drawn florals in clean whites, cherry reds and sun-dappled yellows, finished with Matisse-inspired cut-outs an more

Reserved hosts a grand opening for its first store in the UAE at the Abu Dhabi Mall

Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2016:  The fashion set of the UAE can rejoice as European fashion brand, Reserved, officially opened the doors to its first store in the UAE in Abu Dhabi. Marking the occasion, a grand inauguration event was held on the 25th of February that had in attendance the brand’s Export Manager Mr. Grzegorz Jarocki along with prominent social figures and bloggers from the country.  For the first part of the event that commenced in the morning, select media were invited to discover the brand and meet with the Export Manager over breakfast. Subsequently, an event for the public and the social figures took place in the evening. Renowned Fashion bloggers, Nadya Hasan of The Fierce Diaries fame and Karen Wazen of Karen’s Choice fame along with their fo more

Bershka The Looney Tunes, Minions and Mickey are the New Licenses

Dubai, UAE, March 13, 2016 Bershka launches new licenses with Warner Bros, Disney and Universal Studios most iconic characters of. This capsule is based on sweatshirts and T-shirts. For next season, Bershka plans to continue with the new Mickey licenses and launch a new capsule, this time, with emojis. About Bershka is a retailer and part of the Spanish Inditex group (which also own the brands of Zara, Massimo Dutti, Pull and Bear, Oysho, Uterqüe, Stradivarius and Zara Home). The company was created in April 1998 as a new store and fashion concept, aimed at a young target market. It now has over 1000 stores in 71 countries around the world. The sales made from Bershka represent 10% of the Inditex group. On 6 September 2011, the company (alongside its sister brands) launched in more

Zara Home Basics

About Zara Home Zara Home is a company belonging to the Spanish Inditex group dedicated to the manufacturing of home textiles. It was created in 2003. It has around 408 stores in 44 countries. The company focuses on retailing various housewares. The headquarters of Zara Home is located in A Coruña, Spain. more

The unfolding tale of EUTOPIE perfumes reveals a new journey

EUTOPIE releases No9, a masterpiece in the Parisian Collection Dubai, UAE, March 9, 2016  After successfully launching its first seven perfumes, EUTOPIE Perfumes continue to narrate the sentimental journey of the nomadic couple travelling the world on a quest to discover the ‘place of the good’.   EUTOPIE, a stem from the word Utopia describing the ideal society, will now ventures into a new memorable journey into the world of exclusive fragrances, by introducing EUTOPIE No 9. The journey of the nomadic couples continues in Paris, the home town of Elodie Pollet, Créatrice of EUTOPIE, who has returned to France. Let’s fall in love with Paris !  Tribute to the Parisian elegance, the new fragrance reveals fougère notes and is the olfactive memori more

The ultra-personalized in-salon hair treatment that adapts to your needs for the ultimate hair transformation

Introducing renovated Fusio Dose from Kérastase Dubai, UAE, March 9, 2016:  It has been 50 years since Kérastase first conceptualized the art of the in-salon care ritual, inspired by the professional know-how of expert hairstylists. Each ritual, adapted to every kind of hair, promised efficient results that led to improved textures, and extraordinary sensoriality, in order to transform hair care into a sublime experience. Kérastase is now synonymous with the art of personalized hair care, with visibly effective solutions to emphasize the unique needs of each woman in an innovative and precise manner. A tailor made hair ritual is the new luxury! In 2011, Kérastase launched the first personalized mix that would treat the hair surface without weighing down the fiber. Four concentra more

LA VIE EST BELLE Julia Roberts and James Gray come together for a new film portraying happiness

Life is beautiful – Happiness ignites a universal passion  In 2012, Lancôme struck a chord with women worldwide by affirming their right to happiness in an olfactory statement with delicious, exhilarating notes: La vie est belle, L’Eau de Parfum. Few fragrances have achieved such rapid, worldwide success as La vie est belle, which flew with ease to the top of women's favourite fragrance rankings.  One reason for this lasting passion is the core message of La vie est belle that happiness is a choice, which frees us from conventions. Another is the reinterpretation of happiness in every aspect of La vie est belle, from the unique signature of its scent to its crystal smile bottle. And, most significantly, the woman chosen by Lancôme to embody the possibility o more

Introducing new Revitalift Filler (HA) range from L'Oréal Paris Dermo Expertise

Are Filler Injections the only solution? Not anymore! Introducing new Revitalift Filler (HA) range from L’Oréal Paris Dermo Expertise The first facial Revolumizing Serum and Day Cream with the highest concentration of Hyaluronic acid to plump cheeks, fill wrinkles and restore youth As we get older, our skin starts to lose volume because we experience changes like fat loss, muscle atrophy and depleted collagen and elastin. Our bodies also produce less hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is naturally found in the skin, where it holds on to water molecules and gives skin its plumpness and volume. This loss in volume can begin as early as in our mid-20s. The signs of volume loss can include: a turned down mouth, loose skin around the jaw, flatter looking cheeks, thinning, dry skin more

Piaget Wins Big on Oscars Weekend

Jessica Chastain, Jessica Biel, Brie Larson, Jennifer Jason Leigh and More Radiate in Piaget (Los Angeles, CA – February 29, 2016) – Piaget was once again the watchmaker and jeweler of choice for Hollywood’s best and brightest during this year’s Oscars Weekend.  From the Independent Spirit Awards to the Oscars and the Vanity Fair After Party, stars such as Piaget International Brand Ambassador, Jessica Chastain, Spirit Award and Oscar winner, Brie Larson, Oscar nominee, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael B. Jordan, Jason Segel and Paul Dano, among others, chose Piaget to perfect their red carpet looks. 88th Annual Academy Awards Jennifer Jason Leigh looked stunning in a set of Piaget Limelight Rose Passion earrings in white gold set with 200 diamonds, more

Bershka Start Moving New Capsule Collection SS16

CLASSIC SPORTS INSPIRE BERSHKA FOR NEW CLASSICS, START MOVING’S NEW CAPSULE COLLECTION Dubai, UAE, March 1, 2016:  The sportswear line Start Moving presents its first collection for the new SS16 season: New Classics. Inspired in classic sports, Bershka reinterprets retro aesthetics, adding a sophisticated touch. The garments incorporate technical materials like breathable mesh and feminine references with fabrics like tulle. As for the color, the collection is based on black, gray and intense salmon tones, adding character to the collection. Details that stand out are printing techniques with color gradients in several pieces of the collection, pockets for key keeping at the waist in shorts and leggings, and new volumes for shirts and jackets. more

Baume & Mercier honors women on March 8

Dubai, UAE, March 1, 2016:  Baume & Mercier celebrates life’s most precious moments and is thus delighted to be participating in International Women’s Day. The Promesse watch from Baume & Mercier is, above all, the signature timepiece of a Swiss fine watchmaking brand that has been adorning women’s wrists for over 100 years. Like a marker of time imbued with emotion for this special day devoted to women, it is the perfect gift to give an inspirational woman in honor of this wonderful occasion. Promesse by Baume & Mercier, a timepiece devoted to Women Stunning and unique, the Promesse watch resonates like an ode to femininity. It encourages the sharing of emotions and has strong sentimental value for anyone who receives it. Like a precious b more

Bershka Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2016:  Bershka’s first look book for this SS16 collection includes denim in all its versions: pants, jackets, shirts – with details in full trend, such as rips, raw cut finishes and frays. Neutral colors are predominant, in khakis, earthy and natural tones. Prints are determined by the fabrics used.  The proposal is a comfy and urban look, rich in textures and finishes.  WOMAN Looks for the SS16 collection are characterized by the handmade aesthetic and simple patterns.  MAN The Bershka MAN collection connects with technology, musical aesthetics and cutting edge trends. more

A Bouquet Of Love And Beauty: Celebrating Mother's Day With Piaget Rose

Dubai, UAE, February 28, 2016:  A traditional symbol of love and appreciation on Mother’s Day, the luscious and fragrant rose takes on eternal qualities as a radiant flower of precious gold and brilliant diamonds.   Freshly picked from Piaget’s garden, the queen of flowers shows off her intense beauty through the poetry of goldsmithing and gem-setting. An everlasting ode to a mother’s love and kindness, the Piaget Rose reveals her many facets in a collection of new feminine and charismatic designs. On a pink gold ring, the queen of flowers unfurls her splendour under the rays of the morning sun. Layers of luscious petals set with a profusion of sparkling diamonds give the impression of delicate drops of water falling from the rose and trickling along the more

It's 'drive time' as Zenith teams with HERO, the historic endurance rallying organisation

El Primero Chronomaster 1969 HERO Cup edition marks the partnership with hero cup Classic  car  rallying  is all about  skill,  reliability,  stamina and   -  most    importantly   -  perfect timing.   Which   is why  the   celebrated  Swiss  Watch   Manufacture  Zenith has    teamed  with   the   UK-based  Historic   Endurance Rallying Organisation (better known  as  HERO) as  official timekeeper of the  HERO Cup. Zenith, which was founded in 1865, is proud  to have  established a partnership with HERO, which  was  set-up in 1993 and  has&n more

New Pro Fiber from L'Oréal Professionnel

A groundbreaking treatment that reverses hair damage through professional hair science for long lasting results. Dubai, UAE, February 27, 2016:   After 15 years of intensive research and 15 patents, L’Oréal laboratories has created a premium, science-based innovation that offers long-lasting, infinitely reactivatable hair care. Pro Fiber is L’Oréal’s new must-have solution for women with damaged hair. Dull, dry hair with split ends, are common signs of distress. Hairdressers recognize these as deriving from the one and only source of all hair problems: gradual and inevitable fiber damage. Only a hairdresser can diagnose the extent of hair damage, then offer personalized treatments based on the Pro Fiber protocol. This includes selected products designed more

Michael B. Jordan and Terrence Howard wear Piaget to the NAACP Image Award

(LOS ANGELES – February 5, 2016) Winner of ‘Entertainer of the Year’ and ‘Outstanding Actor In A Motion Picture’ for his role in Creed, longtime friend of the Maison, Michael B. Jordan, accepted his two NAACP Image Awards in the Piaget Altiplano 38mm Skeleton timepiece in 18-carat rose gold set with 361 brilliant and baguette-cut diamonds.  Star of the hit TV series Empire, Terrence Howard won the NAACP Image Award for ‘Outstanding Actor In A Drama Series’ wearing the Piaget Altiplano 38mm 900P high jewelry watch, the world’s thinnest hand-wound mechanical high jewelry timepiece, and a matching pair of Piaget Altiplano cufflinks.  Howard was joined by partner Mira Pak who chose a stunning Piaget Limelight Couture Précieuse diamond n more

Longines ensured an elegant display of equestrian sports at the President of the UAE Show Jumping Cup presented by Longi ...

Al Ain (UAE), February 24, 2016:  The recently culminated UAE President Cup of the UAE Show Jumping Cup presented by Longines  CSIO 5* was a true picture of elegance as talented riders competed for the top spot. As the Official Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch of the event, The Swiss watchmaker Longines ensured that elegance was rife at the exciting tournament that took place at the Al Ain Equestrian, shooting and Golf Club.  Longines lent its support to the striking event, being its Official Partner, Timekeeper and Watch in addition to presenting the Grand Prix on the final day. The Grand Prix saw Karim Al Zoghbi from Egypt emerge as the winner. For this great victory, he received an elegant Longines watch. The Official Watch of the event was a more

Baume & Mercier illuminates the Doha Jewellery & Watches Exhibition 2016 with the elegant Classima

Dubai, UAE, February 24, 2016:  Renowned Swiss watchmakers, Baume & Mercier, returned for a consecutive year to the distinguished Doha Jewellery and Watches exhibition (DJWE) that took place between the 23rd and 27th of February. Held at the new Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC), the DJWE is well established as a notable event on the regional calendar deluxe and is one of the most exclusive in the world for high net worth individuals to learn about and buy fine jewellery and unique watches, gemstones, and diamonds all represented by more than 500 renowned brands. This year, Baume & Mercier’s Classima collection was its highlight at the exhibition. Baume & Mercier celebrates tomorrow’s talents through the Classima collection. This collection invi more

Piaget, Audacity and Creativity since 1874

Dubai, UAE, February 23, 2016:  Bold colours, unexpected shapes, technical prowess and fearlessly imagination. Like the most skilled and visionary of artists, Piaget has made an art of boldly transforming watch and jewellery creations into artistic masterpieces, constantly rewriting the rules by experimenting and exploring potential new avenues both in terms of technique and aesthetics. For over 140 years, Piaget has been guided by this pioneering spirit and an unrelenting desire to push boundaries with ground-breaking innovations and the audacious creativity that has come to define the Piaget style.  From March 16-19, 2016 during Art Dubai, Piaget invites visitors on a journey of discovery into its world, revealing the captivating association between audacity, celebrity, more

L'Oréal Professionnel leads the way in global hair color with the latest IT Look trends for Spring/Summer!

Dubai, UAE, February 17, 2016:  When it comes to your hair, looking on-trend and glamorous is as easy as trusting the world’s number one hair color brand, L’Oréal Professionnel.  For this Spring/Summer, L’Oréal Professionnel has already indicated the two trends that are going to be a big hit, sure to be seen everywhere and on everyone, from influencers to the catwalk and the red carpet. These trends are the Vibrant and Cold Blond looks. This season, L’Oréal Professionnel has begun by collaborating with two social influencers, Ola Farahat and Mariam Rodd, who were invited to refresh and update their looks to reflect the latest trends.  Both social influencers were given a hair makeover, in keeping with the Spring/Summer 2016 IT Looks. These more

Vacheron Constantin appoints Alexander Schmiedt as the new Brand Director for the Middle East

24th January 2016, Dubai – The world’s oldest Haute Horlogerie manufacture with almost 260 years of uninterrupted history, Vacheron Constantin, announced the appointment of Alexander Schmiedt as Brand Director for the Middle East. In light of this announcement, Alexander takes charge of the brand from the capable hands of his predecessor, Mr. Yassin Tag. Prior to his appointment at Vacheron Constantin, Alexander has spent the last 11years as Managing Director of the Watches Division at Montblanc International; a part of Richemont Group. He was also responsible for product development and marketing of the brand’s timepieces during this period. Speaking out on his appointment, Alexander said, “For somebody who is passionate about fine watchmaking, it is an honor more

Finn Wittrock wears Piaget to the Screen Actors Guild Awards

(Los Angeles – February 17, 2016) – Rising star, Finn Wittrock, wore the Piaget Altiplano 38mm timepiece in 18-carat white gold to the 2016 SAG Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. “The Big Short” actor looked dashing in his black tie look as he arrived on the red carpet wearing the ultra-thin timepiece. A timeless classic, the Piaget Altiplano has become a favorite among Hollywood’s leading men for its understated elegance. Piaget has a longstanding love affair with Hollywood and a strong commitment to cinema and the arts. The Maison will be a title sponsor of the Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking place on Saturday, February 27th in Santa Monica, CA for the ninth consecutive year. About Piaget It was in La Côte-aux-Fées that more

IWC Schaffhausen Ambassador Fabian Cancellara Visits the Brand's Boutique in The Dubai Mall

Dubai, UAE, February 15, 2016:   On the occasion of the exhilarating Dubai Tour, Swiss professional road bicycle racer and IWC Schaffhausen brand ambassador Fabian Cancellara paid a quick visit to the IWC Schaffhausen boutique in the Dubai Mall. Now in its third year, the Dubai Tour is a professional cycling race that this year was held from 3 to 6 February. The race is divided into four stages and features the best teams and riders, who make for an amazing competition and a magnificent showcase event in Dubai. Fabian Cancellara is a racer for, and the undisputed leader of, the UCI ProTeam Trek-Segafredo, and without a doubt one of the best against the clock in the history of cycling. He is the quintessential profes more

Despite its Focus on the Saudi Market Cayan Group Expands Into Europe

February 2016 - Cayan Group, one of the Middle East’s leading real estate developers, is making its foray into Europe, commencing with an alliance with Spanish real estate developer, Sarena. The elite partnership will witness the two companies jointly develop a project in stylish Costa del Sol which is situated in Marbella in Spain. With this union, Cayan Group initiates its ambitious expansion plan into European markets which marks a major milestone for the Group. Embarking on a new strategy, Cayan Group aims to expand into newer markets, predominantly in the European belt, thus becoming a real estate leader internationally and strengthening its position the world over. The European real estate market is going through a lucrative phase with hardly any signs of easing up and it is more

Tezenis The Love Suits You

Love is the only outfit that suits everybody.  This St. Valentine, Tezenis makes a sign with two amazing pieces that greatly express this loving essence. “Trust in love” and “Together”: for all the lovers and to whom is waiting to be seduced. Shop the Love.  About Azadea Group Holding SAL Azadea Group is a premier fashion and lifestyle retail company that owns and operates more than 50 leading international franchise concepts across the Middle East and Africa.  Since its inception in 1978, the Group has grown a substantial chain of stores representing leading international brand names in fashion and accessories, food and beverage, home furnishings, sporting goods and multimedia.  With over 12,000 employees, the company boasts a solid infra more

The Portofino for Two from IWC Schaffhausen: A Very Special Way To Tie The Knot.

Portofino for Two: Portofino Automatic 37/ Portofino Automatic Dubai, UAE, February 13, 2016:  Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen has created a seductive range of partners’ watches to grace its Portofino collection. The Portofino Automatic and the smaller Portofino Automatic 37 have formed a bond and together set off their respective attractionsbest advantage. Couples who wish to celebrate their union with a symbol on their wrists can choose from eight combinations. Whether purist or lavishly set with diamonds, the timeless beauty of the Portofino For Two models underscores the decision by two individuals to spend their time and build their future together. The Portofino Automatic 37 (Ref. 4581) and the PortofinoAutomatic (R more

Essie Spring 2016 Collection

Dubai, UAE, February 9, 2016:  Editor's note:  Rebecca Minkoff Where do you go to relax and recharge? My happy place is Florida, Palm Beach in particular. As soon as Winter’s chill is finally gone, Spring fever hits and the only cure is a trip to get in a sunshine state of mind. Like so many before me, spending time there at the end of Winter has become second nature; an instinctive migration for a carefree getaway. Plus, it’s where my parents live, so every Spring my family gathers at the beach for an extended holiday taking in the sea salt air and pristine shoreline. I love going off tropic and watching the simple pleasure of palms swaying in the breeze. Palm Beach is my favorite paradise escape – I tu more

New Zenith Ambassador - Koji Uehara - Major League Baseball Player

Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2016:  Zenith is pleased to announce MLB Boston Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara as its new brand ambassador, a partnership presented in front of more than 50 journalists and media representatives in Tokyo. Zenith, which has earned worldwide fame for its legendary El Primero calibre, chose Uehara for his commitment to excellence and skilled technique – values shared by these true visionaries. Koji owns several Zenith watches and mainly wears the El Primero Stratos Spindrift. Zenith will be proudly supporting this fine athlete both in Japan and the USA. Uehara graduated from the Osaka University of Health and Sport Sciences, and was drafted with the first pick by the Yomiuri Giants in 1998. He had a successful rookie y more

See By Chloé Summer Collection 2016

Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2016:  For SUMMER 2016, fresh-faced See by Chloé girls Cast on the streets of Europe reflect an authentic, independent sense of style – girls who live in a sun-bleached world nuanced by faded memories of coastal hideaways and urban escape. The colour palette is warm and washed, as vanilla, caramel and burnt umber meet sorbet pinks, chalk whites, denim, and aquatic shades of pale blue. Delicate and light to the touch, fabrics are nuanced with a dry hand and loose weave, from washed cotton voiles to loopback fleece, raw-edged indigo denim, polka dot fil coupé jacquardSee By Chloé Summer Collection 2016, and chevron tweed. Ankle-grazing skirts and column dresses channel a sense of bohemian romance, contrasted with the more

Imperfections can disturb your life and confidence. Take control of your skin with the all-new Normaderm.

Dubai, UAE, February 4, 2016:  Vichy knows that having perfect skin can sometimes be a challenge. It understands that women’s needs, as well their skin can change, and that women can feel self-conscious and rejected when their skin looks less than its best. This is why Vichy’s exceptional expertise in imperfection-prone skin comes with a single-minded focus: let women feel good in their own skin.  Furthermore, every 8 out of 10 women say they suffer from imperfections*, they seek a daily global skin care product to treat the different flaws including: lack of hydration, blemishes and spots, complexion and shine, skin texture, and dilated pores. This is where Vichy steps in, with a strategy to help women gain control over their skin and an all-in-one innovative more

Lend a touch of fragrant love to Valentine's Day with Tiziana Terenzi's new perfume, Casanova

Dubai, UAE, February 4, 2016:  Romance is in the air as Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Add a fragrant touch to the celebration of love with the perfect fragrance for the occasion; Casanova by Tiziana Terenzi.   The most romantic stop on this wonderful journey is Venice, where the fire of seduction still burns in the fireplaces of the beautiful eighteenth-century buildings, mysterious villas of undiminished charm, frequented by the famous Casanova whose presence can still be felt, if you pay proper attention to small signs. The memory of a winter’s evening during the famous Carnival in Venice, inspired by a mysterious and ethereal Muse, the City of Doges. The night’s air seeped in perfume, heated by the scents of bonfires that light up the str more

Valentine's Day 2016 with Intimissimi: On-Trend Glam Romanticism

Dubai, UAE, February 4, 2016:  Description and prices: ELEGANT ROCK BODY SUIT: 39.90€ POETIC SILK SOFIA: 35.90€ POETIC SILK BRAZILIAN-CUT PANTIES: 15.90€ POETIC SILK GARTER BELT: 25.90€ Intimissimi presents its Valentine’s Day collection together with a new seductive and elegant total-black look. Lingerie is the undisputed star of the year’s most awaited sexy shopping event! For Valentine’s Day 2016, Intimissimi’s collection is dedicated to the modern woman who doesn’t renounce romanticism or the latest glam trends. A woman of distinctive character, who wears lingerie as an accessory meant to impress, but also to treat herself to a special little something. Incredible, refined details and workmanship for the Indie Glamour more

Equestrian enthusiasts witnessed an exhilarating conclusion to the Dubai Showjumping Championship

Dubai, UAE, February 3, 2016:  The equestrian enthusiasts of Dubai were in for an exciting weekend as the Emirates Equestrian Centre played host to the annual CSI-W Dubai Show Jumping Championship. Longines once again served as official timekeepers and watch of the noble event.  Longines presented two segments of the Showjumping Championship; the Longines Speed Stakes on Friday and the Longines Accumulator on Saturday. The competition rewards participants with points based on the fences they have cleared and the level of difficulty achieved with the eventual winner being decided by the highest total points and fastest time. Friday’s Longines Speed Stakes was won by jockey Andre Sakakini from Italy who was followed by Denmark’s Tina Lund in second place and UAE&rsqu more

Give your home the most perfect cheerful feel with gifts from MOOD Gallery

Dubai, UAE, February 2, 2016:  MOOD Gallery’s beautiful collection of gifts that add the much needed touch of joy to every home. Take your pick from a vibrant set of items ranging from beautiful burlesque chandeliers to creative lamps and charming nutcrackers among others that make for the perfect gifts for loved ones or even for yourself!  About MOOD: Mood is a concept design store featuring Italian, French and German designs where all items relate to international designers: furniture, lighting, accessories, sculptures, paintings, CDs and DVDs, books and gift items. The Mood world is full of creative gratifications for designers and master craftspeople that open new paths of expression through collaboration and dialogue. more

Untamed and Exotic, the Ulysse Nardin Royal Python Skeleton Tourbillon Showcases a Design Evolution.

Dubai, UAE, February 1, 2016:   The Ulysse Nardin Skeleton timepiece is a transparent beauty, where the inner workings become the art form. It shares its fluid network of positive and negative space intertwined ever so delicately with its wearer. The seemingly infinite maze of individual movements, parts and bridges are reduced to essential composition and masterfully reinterpreted into a rare piece of work. The Royal Python Skeleton Tourbillon takes the beautiful complexity of its predecessor to an entirely new level. Natural, free-flowing light passes through the timepiece, creating radiant luminosity. Silicium technology and an in-house-developed flying tourbillon honor the mechanics of the collection, featuring a silicium balance spring, anchor and escapement wheel. Hand-p more

GONG Li Shines in Piaget Jewelry at The Premiere of The Monkey King II

(Beijing, China - Jan. 20th) - Piaget International Brand Ambassador, GONG Li, dazzled fans and photographers at the premiere of The Monkey King II as she stepped onto the stage in Piaget jewelry. At the premiere, Ms. GONG Li chose Piaget Mediterranean Garden high jewellery earrings, Possession and Rose rings to match her bead embroidered white dress. When she appeared on the red carpet in the evening, Ms. GONG Li selected Piaget Possession jewelry to match her black & white dress. It’s the first time that Gong Li has played in fantasy movie. Known for her outstanding acting career and passion for perfection, Gong has contributed a plenty of time and effort into the film. Gong says that she won’t imitate or repeat the previous performance; instead, she’d like to cr more

A Valentine's Day in the life of a Promesse watch from Baume & Mercier

What if Valentine’s Day were a Promesse? Because there are always so many reasons to celebrate happy people, Baume & Mercier pays tribute to all lovers, dreamers, originals, wallflowers and idealists. Rejoicing in love, remembering that you are someone who loves and is loved – is there any more worthy cause to dedicate ourselves to? A Promesse tells the story of a connection born of the deepest love. It stands witness to the commitments we make and the future happiness we strive to attain. More than anything, a Promesse means forever reaching out for our desires! With the Promesse watch, Baume & Mercier gives lovers a magical stage upon which they can shape their dreams day after day. Baume & Mercier is where one-of-a more

Calzedonia teams up with Julia Roberts once again: the partnership continues with a second TV commercial.

Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2016:  Julia Roberts, the most iconic Hollywood’s actress, is endorsing and strengthening her relationship with the Calzedonia brand.  After the first "LIFE IS A JOURNEY" campaign in 2014, Julia Roberts returns as the star of the 2015 season TV commercial!  Filming takes place in Los Angeles, the star's home town, and is directed by Grant Heslov (Oscar winner for Argo as a producer along with Ben Affleck).  The commercial gets inspired by the light comedy genre and it’s set inside a Calzedonia store, specially constructed for this purpose. "Strengthening our relationship with Julia Roberts with a light, ironic "nice little story", set inside our store, brings the actress even closer to our pr more

Elite Chronograph Classic A Legendary Calibre Joins The Elite Collection

Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2016:  In the wake of the success achieved by the Elite 6150 model, the Manufacture Zenith is enriching the same collection with a new chronograph equipped with the prestigious El Primero movement.  In a subtle blend of classicism and modernity, the Elite Chronograph Classic beats at the high frequency of El Primero Calibre 4069. Its finely curved 42 mm steel or rose gold case frames a restrained dial featuring engraved hour-markers and slender leaf-type hands. Its pulsating heart is a legend. Its pure, restrained design epitomises contemporary elegance according to Zenith. Beating at the rapid pace of El Primero Calibre 4069, the Elite Chronograph Classic model features taut lines conveying timelessly understated elegance. This apparent simplicity more

Promod FW2015 Collection

Let yourself be carried by the autumncolours. The last rays of sun giving off a warm and relaxing light. The vibrant coloursof the dead leaves, decorate Paris with effervescence. Autumn has a unique aura, full of timelessmovement. It’s the fit of a camel trenchprotecting a feminine dress from the fallwind. It’s fitted denim with derbies markingthe beat on the pavement. It’s a sweatshirtgiving a little rebellious and modern touch,and revealing an elegant collar. Promod Boutique Française, helps you createa style that is like you. Each season, your personal inspirations fuel our creations.Spontaneously, you mix and match, fabricsand colours, pieces and accessories. more

Ulysse Nardin Enchants with Limited-edition Hourstriker “Horse”.

Dubai, UAE, January 25, 2016:  A noble creature ever-present in great battles, land crossings, humble work and elite competitions, the horse shares a deep connection with human beings. They are our quiet confidants, filled with a sense for freedom, independence and service. Proud and regal, the horse is equally mystifying as it is enchanting, exuding a unique wisdom unlike any other. Powerful in stature, warm in expression, the horse connects with our hearts on many levels. Ulysse Nardin celebrates this extraordinary animal with its Hourstriker Horse. Crafting a collection of 28 pieces in 18ct rose gold or platinum, each edition features hand-carved Jaquemarts on a genuine black onyx dial. One of the rare masters of high horology to use Jaquemarts, Ulysse Nardin is also one more

Baume & Mercier holds a victorious Event at SIHH 2016

Baume & Mercier surprised guests with an evening featuring the Cobra, the famous race car of the 1960s, in the presence of its legendary pilot Allen Grant. To celebrate the success of its partnership with Carroll Shelby, Inc. and the presentation of two new Capeland Shelby Cobra 1963 watches at the SIHH, Baume & Mercier immersed its guests in a 1960s-style paddock. An evening that had the hearts of aficionados racing. Baume & Mercier chose to recreate a paddock complete with authentic Cobra models at an unprecedented, unexpected venue in Geneva. Guests were invited to sit behind the wheel of the legendary Cobra Sebring 289, participate in races on a scaled-down circuit, and experience a taste of the adrenaline that pumps through the veins of a Cobra pilot in pole posit more

The Longines DolceVita – when steel and gold are combined to embody glamour and grace

Dubai, UAE, January 23, 2016:   Since its inception, the Longines DolceVita collection has illustrated the contemporary elegance of the Longines watchmaking brand worldwide. Inspired by the "Dolce Vita", it is an homage to the sweetness of life. Today, Longines introduces new models blending rose gold and steel that enrich the collection. The timeless glamour of these variations will not fail to impress women who have made charm a way of life.  A worthy heir of a tradition in which elegance takes the leading role, the Longines DolceVita collection has met with widespread global success since its inception. Inspired by the Italian sweet life, the “Dolce Vita”, it is worn on the wrists of women who know how to make the most of life’s simple more

Punt Roma Winter Collection

About Punt Roma Is a Spanish firm offering fashion for every woman. Our collection offers a wide variety of styles, always of the highest quality and at the best price. Its head office is located in Mataró (Barcelona), a city with a long textile tradition. Items range from size 38 to the 54 so that dressing fashionably will never be a problem of size. PUNT ROMA now has a major presence in the women's fashion market, with more than 400 stores, 212 of which are located in Spain, Portugal and Andorra and over 200 stores in some 30 other countries. They are always situated in prestigious locations. The company controls the production process of each piece, from its design to its display in the store, where nothing is left to chance. Each stage is carefully thought out to satisfy more

Intimissimi Winter Collection

Bodoir Livingroom, Winter Decò trend         Dubai, UAE, January 21, 2016:  Our "Winter Decò” trend reprises the stylised naturalistic designs prevalent throughout Europe in the Twenties and Thirties combined with modern geometric lines, to create a luxurious winter garden. Soft flowers, just beginning to bloom, in cream, warm orange and ultramarine are revealed on an underlying symphony of brown shades alternating with tone-on-tone lace. The shadow effect makes it appear as if the designs are suspended, frozen in a wearable painting.  Available in a rainbow of colours, the collection comprises a set and top with Brazilian knickers. more

The sparkle and shine of Marli New York makes its way to Al Fardan, Doha

Doha, Qatar, January 21, 2015 – The shimmer of luxury with a twist from New York City has finally made its way to Al Fardan stores in Doha! Marli New York is the new name of lavish jewelry designs that cater to today’s confident and cosmopolitan women. With noteworthy yet very unique pieces, Marli New York is a beautiful blend of quality jewelry that perfectly complements the spirit of women who are architects of their own lives. Breaking the barrier between jewelry and women in a way that it becomes a part of her lifestyle, Marli New York’s designs pay homage to the whirlpool of fashion, eccentricity and beauty of the city of New York! Every design set has been carefully crafted with the brand’s characteristic blend of manufacturing expertise and great unde more

Piaget Brand Ambassador, Dorothee Gilbert, sparking in Ballet Gala in Dubai

Dubai UAE, January 21, 2016:  For the third time in Dubai, the world renowned and extremely talented Etoiles and Soloists from the Paris Opera National Ballet performed an exceptional Ballet Gala at the Madinat Theatre. Held on the 7th and 8th of January, the unmatched Gala this year featured Dorothee Gilbert, one of the most acclaimed dancers of the Opera and elegant Brand Ambassador  of Swiss watchmaker and jeweller Piaget.  The graceful ballerina received a bouquet of vibrant Piaget Roses  as a token of commendation for her beautiful performance that also had Jean Marc Shammas, Piaget Brand Director for the Middle East in attendance.  Ms. Gilbert holds the honour of the Etoile title, awarded as the highest level of achievement within the Paris Opera. Perfo more

Vacheron Constantin- SIHH 2016 : OVERSEAS, a unique perspective on the world

A signature: casual elegance revisited, dedicated to 21st century travelers Hallmark of Geneva certification New Vacheron Constantin calibres combining simple and complicated displays, driven by an oscillating weight inspired by the wind rose, a symbol of travel Interchangeable bracelets/straps ensuring unique comfort, attuned to customer expectations Vacheron Constantin is reinventing one of its iconic collections, Overseas. Created in a spirit of casual elegance and practicality, five new models (12 references) equipped with Manufacture movements – including three new calibres – embody the new generation of self-winding timepieces inspired by the spirit of travel. All models, whether in steel or gold, from the simplest to the most complicated, bear the Hallmark of Genev more

Valentine's Day: Love is in the air with Piaget Rose

Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2016:  A declaration of love, a token of heartfelt affection or the expression of the most intense passion, the rose seductively unfurls her radiant petals to take centre stage on Valentine’s Day. Creative muse of the maison, the Yves Piaget rose reveals her many different sides through the audacious jewellery creations and timepieces of the Piaget Rose collection. Whether feminine, sophisticated, luscious, playful or delicate, every resplendent flower cultivated in Piaget’s rose garden tells a unique story, a gift that makes the heart beat a little faster.  With intensity and radiance, the ravishing rose becomes the ultimate symbol of unconditional love, while enhancing the beauty in every woman. The lighter and ephemeral nature of the more

The 16th Sharjah International Showjumping Championship CSI 3*W marks a weekend of equestrian elegance

Sharjah, UAE, January 19, 2016:  It was a thrilling weekend of equestrian sport as the 16th edition of the Sharjah International Showjumping Championship CSI 3*W recently took place. Held between the 14th and 16th of January, 2016, at the prominent Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club (SERC), the Sharjah Tour – World Cup Qualifier witnessed Longines once again take on the role of official timekeeper, official watch of the event and Grand Prix presenting sponsor. Placing Sharjah firmly on the worldwide equestrian map, the Sharjah Showjumping Championship continues to offer the spectacle of showjumping at its very best as it has constantly done. A true test of precision and accuracy, the Sharjah Showjumping championship brought forth a host of talented riders who competed with ea more

Baume & Mercier partners talented designer Maud Ventours for its Celebration-themed displays.

BAUME & MERCIER SPARKS BUZZ AT THE SIHH 2016 Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2016:  This young French designer views matter as the core of her art. Baume & Mercier highlights the work of this artist by entrusting her with the stage-setting of its SIHH displays focused on themes dear to the watchmaking Maison and embodying Celebration: “joie de vivre”, birthdays, weddings, births, graduations and motorracing victories. Each one-of-a-kind display called for meticulous craftsmanship. The paper sculpted by Maud Ventours becomes a many-faceted showcase for Baume & Mercier timepieces. Maud Ventours’ softly toned geometrical works subtly evoke the complexity of watch movements. “I really enjoyed working with Baume & Merc more

Bershka Boho and Victorian Style Autumn/Winter Trends

Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2016:  Cold color shades, and detailed finishings are the key elements in Bershka’s campaign for this month. A collection of delicate fabrics and feminine pieces are  divide in two different styles: “Dark Victorian” and Boho Baroque” The strongest trend for this season, the Victorian era, is merged with a touch of rock-inspired elements.  Melange greys and shades of black come together in garments made of fine fabrics like blonde lace with added metallic details that enrich and update the look.  Boho renewal is expressed through baroque details. The 70’s essence comes forth in rich textures and detailed finishes.  Burgundy makes its comeback as a must for autumn-winter, along with natural tones a more

Baume & Mercier Sparks Buzz at The SIHH 2016

Dubai, UAE, January 17, 2016:  Baume & Mercier clearly commits to the spirit of Celebration embodied in its motto “Life is about moments.” In nurturing fresh talent, the Swiss watchmaking Maison attains new heights of daring and innovation. Creation, Passion, Innovation and Artistic Craftsmanship will be highlighted by Baume & Mercier daily during the SIHH 2016. Don’t miss the first rendezvous on Monday January 18th, with a first moment celebrating creativity in the company of a young designer whose work is showcased in this year’s over 1,000 sq.m. “Espace Baume & Mercier” at the SIHH. more

Piaget Rules the Red Carpet at the 2016 Golden Globes

Golden Globe Winner Matt Damon, Nominee Paul Dano, Presenter Terrence Howard, “Creed” Star Michael B. Jordan And “Outlander” Star Sam Heughan All Wear Piaget (LOS ANGELES – JANUARY 10, 2016) – Piaget timepieces were the top choice for Hollywood’s brightest stars at the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards. Nominee and winner, Matt Damon, accepted his award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy or Musical for his role in “The Martian,” wearing a Piaget Gouverneur Chronograph timepiece in white gold. His wife, Luciana Damon, wore a pair of elegant diamond earrings from the Piaget Limelight Jazz Party collection, along with the Magic Gardens of Piaget cascade diamond bracelet to accompany her husband more

Boggi Milano The Perfect Style for Men

About Boggi Milano Since 1939, Boggi Milano plans and designs contemporary men’s fashion, taking care of every single aspect, from production to distribution, in order to offer and spread its own style and quality. Constantly developing internationally, Boggi Milano evolves at the same time the completeness of its services, from reception to providing its expert advice, advising every client for his best, and professionally addressing him, aiming at satisfying every image concern he may have. Boggi Milano dresses contemporary men: references from the past and visions of the future, tradition and innovation merge in its current style, generating the elegance of the present. Being contemporary and feeling at ease in every situation. This is what are aiming at and achieve men more

HH Sheikh Hamdan triumphs at the 2016 Endurance Cup Presented by Longines

Dubai (United Arab Emirates) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), January 11, 2016 – An exhilaration filled race took place on the 9th of January 2016, after which HH Sheikh Hamdan emerged as the winner of the 2016 HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup presented by Longines and hosted by the Dubai Equestrian Club at the Dubai International Endurance City. For another consecutive year, Longines marked a successful turn as the Presenting Partner, Official Timekeeper and Official Watch of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Endurance Cup, which took place in Dubai on the 9th of January 2016. Featuring some of the top names from the world of endurance riding, participants competed over a distance of 160 km. This year, the Endurance Cup was won by HH S more

Baume & Mercier Opens a new Boutique at the Beirut Souks

Dubai, UAE, January 11, 2016:  Elite Swiss watchmaker, Baume & Mercier opened the doors to its newest boutique at popular shopping destination, Beirut Souks in Lebanon.  Held in collaboration with its exclusive luxury partner in the country, Atamian Watches, Baume & Mercier’s boutique opening also adds a milestone in the brand’s celebration of its 185th anniversary this year.  Committing itself to celebrating life’s precious moments, Baume & Mercier’s new boutique at Beirut Souks is the ideal place to visit for both a memorable experience and the perfect gift for a loved one or even yourself! more

Introducing Kérastase Elixir Ultime, iconic luxury oils newly redefined for the ultimate hair experience

Dubai, UAE, January 7, 2016:  Kérastase’s iconic and legendary range of Elixir Ultime hair oils are emerging with a fresh new personality. As the quintessential luxury hair oil with an impeccable pedigree, Elixir Ultime’s reinvention continues to capitalize on the power of precious oils along with the innovation of additional products, a fresh new design and improved technological revelations. Elixir Ultime comes in a precious new bottle crafted in crystal glass. Selected for its unique ability to preserve the purity of its content, crystal glass is the unparalleled expression of luxury and craftsmanship. The new design emphasizes the beauty of the elixir, perfectly capturing its stunning fragrance, with the delicate curve of glass at the base of the bottle and a g more

Precisely on course - Big Pilot's Heritage watches 55 + 48

IWC PILOT’S WATCHES 2016: AUTHENTIC AND ELEGANT THE NEW PILOT’S WATCHES FROM IWC SCHAFFHAUSEN The 2016 Pilot’s Watch collection from Swiss luxury watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen offers a wide, balanced range of Pilot’s Watches stretching from the Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch to the stylish Mark XVIII and the elegant Pilot’s Watch Automatic 36. With the new Timezoner Chronograph, a simple twist is all it takes to change the timezone, making it the perfect world time watch for frequent travellers. The exclusive and emotional “Antoine de Saint Exupéry” and “Le Petit Prince” collections should also be a source of pleasure to many collectors this year. “In 2016, we’re widening our range to include smaller P more

Baume & Mercier was delighted to hold a press conference and cocktail party to celebrate its new international ambassado ...

December 3, 2015, Beijing -- Founded in 1830, the Swiss watchmaking Maison Baume & Mercier was delighted to hold a press conference and cocktail party in W Hotel, Beijing to announce its new international brand ambassador, Chen Kun, and to exclusively reveal the associated ‘Life is about moments’ advertising. During the press conference, Mr. Alain Zimmermann, CEO of Baume & Mercier said : “ Today, we are honored and proud to celebrate the brand’s 185th anniversary to jointly witness 185 years of tradition, 185 years of moments and 185 years of excellence! Today we are thrilled to welcome a new member to our Baume & Mercier family and share this special moment together.” Mr. Alain Zimmerman offered a Clifton 39mm 18k gold more

Michael B. Jordan visits the Piaget Manufacture

(GENEVA, December 16, 2015) – Following his attendance at the Dubai Film Festival and the premiere of his new film ‘Creed,’ world-renowned actor and longtime friend of Piaget, Michael B. Jordan, joined by celebrity stylist, Jeff Kim, traveled to Switzerland to visit the Maison’s watch manufacturing facilities.  Jordan, who wore a Piaget 40mm platinum Altiplano during his trip to Switzerland and who owns a Piaget Polo FortyFive, was given a VIP tour of Piaget’s original manufacture in la Côte-aux-Fées where all of the company’s movements are now made.  He also visited Piaget’s state-of-the-art facility in Plan-les-Ouates where case making and assembly occurs, as well as all gem setting.   Piaget first dressed Mr. Jordan for festiva more

A Model of Innovation, Limited-Edition Freaklab sets new milestone, pushes boundaries by Ulysse Nardin

Dubai, UAE, January 2, 2016:  Launched at Baselworld 2015, the FreakLab embodies the inventive force that is Ulysse Nardin. Now, exclusively for Ulysse Nardin boutiques, the manufacture releases a limited-edition of 99 of the revolutionary timepiece, exposing fresh inspiration, and once again, surprising enthusiasts with pure ingenuity and exacting technology. For fourteen years, the Freak collection has reset the world of watchmaking, raising the bar with every new engineering and design feat. It was the first watch to incorporate a silicium escapement in 2001, a diamond escapement in 2005 and the Dual Ulysse escapement the same year. Remarkable and monumental achievements, the evolutions of the Freak, with every release, amaze; and to this day, it remains an unrivaled timekeeping more

Urban Decay announces an exciting collaboration with singer and fashion entrepreneur Gwen Stefani, set to launch later t ...

Urban Decay is all about beauty with an edge™—boundary-breaking cosmetics created by makeup junkies, for makeup junkies. From their insane shade range and high-performance products to their award-winning packaging, everything Urban Decay does is feminine, dangerous and fun. Now they’re bringing that edgy approach to their first-ever celebrity designer collaboration. This limitededition collection is a true partnership with Stefani, who worked closely with UD, guiding every detail of the collection, from the shades to the packaging. Chief Creative Officer and Founding Partner Wende Zomnir spent countless hours at Gwen’s house, talking makeup and working with her on EVERY detail of this launch—from the packaging to the formulation to more

Stradivarius Gifting Ideas for Christmas

About Stradivarius Our story begins with a g clef which today is recognized worldwide, as the signature mark of stradivarius. We design thousands of garments and accessories in spain that we distribute exclusively in our stores in over 57 countries worldwide. Why? Because we believe that one inspired girl can change the world. The story starts with her. We were born to evolve in a market where the only thing constant is change and we have not stopped evolving since 1994. In 1999 inditex group took notice and allowed us to expand our sights beyond europe and export our vision of fashion to almost every continent. If you’re a girl between the ages of 20 and 35, the inspiration that drives you is the same that leads us to the city where you live. Fashion knows no boundaries and more

Daisy Ridley wears Chloé to the world premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

Los Angeles, California – Monday, 14 December 2015    British actress Daisy Ridley wore a bespoke Chloé evening dress to the world premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in Los Angeles tonight.   To promote her breakout role in the legendary film series, the Chloé Atelier in Paris produced a backless dress with a delicate tiered skirt cast in hand embroidered polka dot tulle and a Chantilly lace bodice.     The garment took four petites mains more than 300 hours to construct and showcases the meticulous skill and savoir-faire of the Chloé Atelier.  Photo Credits Getty Images more

To celebrate its partnership with the resort of St. Moritz, Longines unveils the Conquest 1/100th St. Moritz

Dubai UAE, December 22, 2015:  Official Watch of the Alpine village of St. Moritz, the Swiss watchmaking company is proud to present a new chronograph keeping time to one hundredth of a second to add to its Conquest collection: the Conquest 1/100th St. Moritz. This special edition, created in the context of the new partnership between Longines and the Swiss ski resort houses a unique movement using the latest-generation technologies. Longines, timekeeper for sporting performances since 1878, is launching a new line of watches that have been specially created for sports which require high precision timing. The Conquest 1/100th series responds to the needs of athletes, professionals and sports fans, besides many others, since it measures multiple intermediary times and has an in more

IWC Schaffhausen Extends the Aquatimer Family

Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “La Cumbre Volcano” Aquatimer Automatic 2000 Aquatimer Automatic Edition “Expedition Jacques-Yves Cousteau” Schaffhausen, 20 December 2015 – IWC Schaffhausen is proud to announce the addition of three new members to its diver’s watch family. The Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “La Cumbre Volcano”, limited to 500 pieces, is dedicated to the eponymous volcano in the Galapagos Islands. At the same time, the Aquatimer Automatic 2000 will now be available in an eye-catching black-and-yellow combination. Finally, the Aquatimer Automatic Edition “Expedition Jacques-Yves Cousteau” is the latest special edition produced in honour of the French scuba-diving pioneer. more

Piaget opens its new boutique in Riyadh

Dubai UAE, December 20, 2015:   Piaget recently opened the doors to its 1st boutique in Riyadh in the kingdom tower, in the presence of the brand director for the Middle East Mr Jean Marc Shammas. The newly opened boutique, which is the 8th one in the region. The ribbon-cutting by the guests of honor was carried out in front of an audience consisting of select media and VIP guests.  Speaking out on the opening, Piaget’s Brand Director, Mr. Jean-Marc Shammas further added, “the inauguration of Piaget’s new boutique is an extremely proud moment for us but what gives us even more pleasure is that this boutique is our first in Riyadh. Piaget’ strategy is really focused on the region and this boutique allows us to be closer to our Saudi consumers as the more

Kelly Rohrbach and Helena Christensen shined in Piaget

KELLY ROHRBACH SHINES IN PIAGET JEWELRY AT THE ST. BARBARA’S DAY International top model and girlfriend of Leonardo DiCaprio, Kelly Rohrbach, dazzled fans and photographers at the charity gala of the Barbara’s Day, hosted by Mon Chéri, as she stepped onto the red carpet in Piaget Limelight Jewelry. Ms. Rohrbach chose a set of Piaget Limelight Garden Party earrings and a Limelight Rose Passion ring in 18-carat white gold to match her white glamorous evening gown.  HELENA CHRISTENSEN SHINES IN A PIAGET WATCH AT THE ST. BARBARA’S DAY Supermodel Helena Christensen, dazzled fans and photographers at the charity Gala St. Barbara’s Day hosted by Mon Chéri in Munich as she stepped onto the red carpet in Piaget Limelight jewelry. Ms. Christensen chose more

Clifton Chronograph Complete Calendar: A winning combination of elegant design and watchmaking expertise

Baume & Mercier presents the latest addition to the Clifton collection, a new small complication timepiece with a strikingly elegant design that features signature watchmaking functions. The extraordinary personality of the watch emerges through the combination of a chronograph function with a complete calendar. The result is a token of refinement for the discerning gentleman who desires an eye-catching yet timeless watch with both vintage and modern appeal. Clifton Chronograph Complete Calendar: A watch for life “Accept only perfection, only manufacture watches of the highest quality.” Faithful to the company motto, Clifton watches incorporate the gamut of Baume & Mercier skill and expertise. The collection was inspired by the Golden Fifties models held in the more

Layla Kaylif wins 4th IWC Filmmaker Award at the 12th Dubai International Film Festival

Dubai, 12 December 2015 – Luxury Swiss watch manufacturer IWC Schaffhausen marked another successful presence at the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) 2015, which opened on 9 December and runs until 16 December. As ‘Supported by’ sponsor and Official ‘Festival-Time’ Partner, IWC Schaffhausen hosted the fourth IWC Filmmaker Award, where Layla Kaylif won the esteemed award for her film “The Letter Writer”. The award was presented by IWC brand ambassador Dev Patel at the One&Only Royal Mirage in Dubai. “This year, yet again, we have received numerous applications for great films that have immensely impressed us. We are proud to see the talents of the region take such great steps forward, and we look forward to further supporting an more

Tezenis Christmas Collection

About Tezenis A network of stores featuring underwear, homewear and pyjamas for men, women and children. Lounge music in the background, a large store space, reminiscent of an American loft, brushed concrete floors, huge fans whirring in the ceiling and shelves all around the walls. This is the identikit of the new Tezenis stores. The look of Tezenis stores is cosmopolitan, collections are basic, young and “easy”, in continuous development, enhanced every week by new items, dedicated not only to women and men, but also to children. The sale concept is different too: all items are on view and you can choose as you like. The pricing policy is extremely competitive, catering for a young clientele looking for value for money. Nowadays there are more than 300 store more

A new advancement in fighting dandruff: introducing Vichy's Dercos

Anti-Dandruff shampoos with a breakthrough Microbiome technology. A clear, clean, dandruff-free scalp with a 6-week anti-relapse effect. Dubai UAE, December 8, 2015:  When it comes to dandruff, the problem can be persistent and embarrassing as well as difficult to eliminate. One in four women and almost one in two men suffers from the condition, which can negatively impact the quality of life. Although dandruff is caused by a basic scalp imbalance, treating it is considerably complex. Improvements last for a short time only, with the problem reappearing in winter or when the air is polluted, or at times of stress or tiredness. Research has now provided a conclusive link between all of these factors and the formation of dandruff.  Now L’Oréal Advanced Research, in tan more

Longines Returns to the Meydan Racecourse to get the 2015-16 Racing Season Underway

Dubai UAE, December 7, 2015:  Luxury Swiss watchmaker, Longines marked an elegant return to the Meydan Racecourse to present a six-race card on the 3rd of December, 2015. As the Official Partner and Timekeeper of the Meydan Racecourse, Longines hosted this exclusive evening to commemorate the beginning of the exciting 2015-16 racing season that lies ahead.  It was truly an evening rife with elegance as Longines kicked off the racing season with a six-race card, worth AED880,000 in prize money and witnessed Purebred Arabians make a seasonal debut at Meydan with the AED160,000 Mazrat Al Ruwayyah Prep race held over a mile. The event also heralded the upcoming Dubai World Cup Carnival that will commence on the 7th of January, 2015 and culminate with the highly anticipated Wo more

Hair Contouring by L'oréal Professionnel

Dubai UAE, December 7, 2015:  L’Oréal Professionnel is thrilled to present Hair Contouring as part of its new FALL/WINTER 2015-2016 collection. This hair trend launched by Marc Trinder is inspired by makeup contouring with the same purpose to tailor the effects of the face shape for made-to-measure hair. CONTOURING Hair Contouring is a very technical coloring technique that allows to visually change the shape of a face. The principle is the same as makeup contouring: dark shades create shadows, while light tones add highlights. This technique is applied to very precise areas, and touches of light require the expertise of a hairdresser. The technique is adapted to the shape of the face and the desired effect: rounding out a square face, or horizontal volume to an oblon more

Vacheron Constantin shines at Jewellery Arabia 2015 in Bahrain

24 - 28 November 2015, Bahrain–Vacheron Constantin, the world’s oldest Haute Horlogerie manufacture with almost 260 years of uninterrupted history, shone brilliantly at the 24th edition of the Jewellery Arabia exhibition in Bahrain. Held at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre, Jewellery Arabia is the largest and most prestigious watches and jewellery exhibition in the Middle East that showcases world renowned names and ingenious designs from the world over. The show consistently attracts numerous high quality visitors from throughout the region. Vacheron Constantin yet again marked a successful appearance at the prominent show and unveiled a set of beautiful creations that perfect showcase the brand’s values of proficiency, tradition and art. Thi more

Valmont introduces its new line, Expert of Light, to the UAE

Dubai UAE, November 30, 2015:  Today, women of all ages want the perfect complexion: a pure and clear complexion, a delicate and transparent complexion, a porcelain complexion, a fresh complexion that beams with youth, but above all an even complexion. In this quest for the perfect complexion, the key word is uniformity. While the search for a pure complexion is nothing new in cosmetics, today this quest is becoming a global phenomenon. This year, Valmont is answering this call in the purest tradition of prestige cosmetics and offering the world its new line: EXPERT OF LIGHT. With EXPERT OF LIGHT, Valmont is offering a comprehensive line of six products (cleansing gel, lotion, serum, SPF 50 day cream, rich cream and mask) to illuminate the skin and enhance the uniformity of the com more

Calzedonia “Minions Special” Capsule Collection for Men, Women and Kids

They’re yellow, they’re fun and they’re right on trend:  the Minions! Calzedonia has decided to get in on the Minions mania no age is immune to, by launching a capsule collection for adults and kids dedicated to the cartoon of the moment!  Eight supremely comfortable non-slip sock models, featuring assorted brightly coloured designs starring the little Minions! This is a capsule collection for all, with sizes right up to 41. The perfect gift idea – or a treat for yourself!  Available in stores from mid-October more

Bershka Man launches Christmas Collection

Dubai UAE, November 26, 2015:  Bershka Man launches its new Christmas collection characterized by updated tailoring and new fittings with a touch of rock.  Denim trousers are detailed with waxed finishing, gilet-inspired cuts and rips. The bomber, must have this season for men, is reedited with embroidered chests and sleeves, and combined with accessories with leather effect.  The younger look transforms sweatshirts in an essential item for nightwear in deconstructed patterns and zipper details. Long fit t-shirts come forth with rips on the neck, and loose-knit, oversize pullovers.  Black is the base color for the collection, combined with greys and tinted wine tones. more

Marli New York launches sparkling new design sets that pay homage to the liveliness of New York City

Dubai UAE, November 25, 2015:  Dedicated to the belief that jewelry is much more than molded metal and gems, Marli New York returns with a variety of new designs for its valued customers! For the woman of today, Marli New York recognizes that jewelry is independence, confidence, power and femininity woven into a couture statement and every design from the brand reflects this idea. Reinventing itself with every new design set, Marli New York prides itself on replicating the city’s heartbeat and designing for the beautiful and modern woman of today. Inspired by New York City, which is known as the heartbeat of young, fresh fashion, every Marli design has been carefully crafted with the brand’s characteristic blend of manufacturing expertise and great understanding of jewe more

Baume & Mercier Hosts a Special Pop-up Exhibition in Kuwait as part of its 185th Anniversary Celebration

Kuwait, November 25, 2015:  As part of the diverse celebrations taking place on the occasion of Baume & Mercier’s milestone 185th Anniversary, the elite watchmaker is hosting a pop-up exhibition at Kuwait’s popular shopping destination, 360 Mall. Held in collaboration with Baume & Mercier’s exclusive retail partners in the country, Morad Yussef Behbehani Group, the exhibition takes place between the 15th of November and 15th of December. Visitors at the month-long exposition will get the chance to discover novelties and classic timepieces from Baume & Mercier; exquisite models that have led the brand to amass 185 years of rich legacy and a distinct place in every connoisseur’s heart. Baume & Mercier’s dedication to values of comfort, more

Meta Golding shines in Piaget at “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2” premiere

(LOS ANGELES, CA – November 24, 2015) – Rising star, Meta Golding, looked stunning as she stepped onto the red carpet in Piaget jewelry for the premiere of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2.”  Ms. Golding chose a pair of Piaget Rose earrings crafted in white gold and set with brilliant-cut diamonds along with a Piaget Rose ring in white gold with brilliant-cut diamonds and a cushion-cut pink tourmaline to match her evening look. A fan of the brand, Ms. Golding wore Piaget to last year’s “Hunger Games” premiere and also celebrated the opening of the Rodeo Drive boutique.  Piaget has a longstanding commitment to supporting cinema and the arts. On Saturday, February 27th, Piaget will continue its lead sponsorship of the Film Indepen more

MANGO Fashion Frames: Summer/Summer 2016

This is just the beginning of a great collection. Check our this fashion capsules and keep an eye on our upcoming key styles for next season. About MANGO MANGO is 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 wo more

Zenith inaugurates its restored boutique at The Dubai Mall amidst 150th anniversary celebrations

Dubai UAE, November 22, 2015:  2015 is a significant year for the Swiss Manufacture Zenith with a strong legacy of 150 years. In a bid to commemorate this momentous occasion, Zenith celebrated by reopening the doors to its boutique at The Dubai Mall on the 17th of November. The Swiss watchmaking company teamed up with its retail partners in the city, Rivoli Group, to host an elegant ribbon-cutting ceremony in the presence of select media and VIP guests. The ceremony also had in attendance Zenith’s President & CEO, Mr. Aldo Magada; Managing Partner of Rivoli Group, Mr. Ramesh Prabhakar and Friend of the Brand, renowned Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Majd Naji. The reopened boutique boasts of the same aesthetic elements as other Zenith boutiques worldwide. The concept store is more

Inspired by Oriental beauty rituals, Experience the luxurious new Mythic Oil from L'Oréal Professionnel

Dubai UAE, November 21, 2015:  While therapeutic oils are a major beauty trend right now, they are, in fact, a reinvention of the past. As a trailblazer in research, L’Oréal Professionnel finds inspiration in time-honoured and proven beauty traditions. These traditions date back to the last 4000 years, when women first began to harness the unique, secret power of oils to create stunning beauty.  The result is a collection of plant-enriched, luxurious, beautifully packaged Mythic Oil Oils, three of which have been reworked with new ingredients, to offer more possibilities and remarkable benefits. Mythic Oil Oils are the first hair remedies that are highly concentrated in natural, active oils to deliver smooth, shiny tresses that radiate health, vitality and beauty. F more

A highlight finale in Doha for the 2015 Longines Global Champions Tour

Doha (Qatar) / Saint-Imier (Switzerland), 15 Novembre 2015 – The sport equestrian’s friends met in Doha this weekend for the 15th and finale leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour. The best riders of the world gave the best of theirself to try to win not only the various competitions of the weekend but also the title of the entire 2015 serie. On Saturday, Luciana Diniz on Fit For Fun celebrated a great victory at the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix of Doha. The Portuguese Rider was also declared winner of the Longines Global Champions Tour 2015. Longines is the Title Partner, the Official Timekeeper and the Official Watch of the event. Gathering the best international riders in the most beautiful cities of the world for fifteen legs, the Longines Global Champion more

Bershka this month's MUST HAVE The Cape

Bershka launches its new MUST HAVE for this month: a long cape with a built in scarf. With its long cut, and crafted in cotton, this piece has features that make it an essential item for this Autumn. The cape will be on sale in all Bershka stores and at starting the second week of October, in grey and black tones with wide stripe print.  MUST HAVE! It’s Bershka’s new monthly initiative that offers a selected trending garment at a value price. more

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