Fashion Alerts for September
Sparkle & Shine
Inspired by sizzling summers on the coast of Italy, the ocean-blue gemstones in the new collection from Ippolita have us swooning. The iconic gold mini lollipop bangle is distinguished by hand-cut tiny, random facets - oh so luxe.
Find Ippolita at Bloomingdale’s Dubai
There is great news for fans of cult footwear label Charlotte Olympia, with the brand due to launch a standalone store in Mall of the Emirates! Known for their quirky, humorous and leg-lengthening styles, the brand has already won legions of fans globally for its tongue-in-cheek approach. This season, inspired by a trip to China, the collection features dragon motifs, lantern-style tassles and cute pandas.
It’s a wrap
It might seem counter-intuitive, but a pretty scarf is a smart summer investment. We love this version from DVF - throw it over shoulders to protect from the sun or use it to add a little fun to a basic look! Find DVF at Mall of the Emirates
It’s All in the Detail
Looking for that perfect special something to add an edge to your outfit this season? Dune’s new Autumn/Winter 2014 collection is packed with pretty shoes and bags in shades of cobalt blue, palest pink and wild leopard. With delicate gold detailing on hardware and classic, sophisticated shapes, you’re bound to find something that will elevate your look from the everyday to something special.
Find Dune at The Dubai Mall
H&M’s Studio collection for Autumn/Winter 2014
This collection could easily be mistaken for something much more luxe. Featuring intricate beading, sparkling sequins and fabrics that glide over the skin, the pieces have a distinct Rock & Roll glam mood. Standout items include this embellshed long-sleeve top, adorned with baguette beads down the sleeves. Pair with the super lightweight silky harem trousers from the range for a sleek straight-from-the catwalk look.
The latest in a string of high profile collaborations with Banana Republic is legendary fashion designer Roland Mouret. Known for his artful cut and drape, resulting in ultra-flattering silhouettes, Mouret’s collection is a concise edit of classic dresses and separates that are bound to become your wardrobe staples. Find Banana Republic at The Dubai Mall
Riccardo Tisci’s first watch for Givenchy is named after his lucky number - Seventeen. The watch might seem simple, but sophisticated details and a softly structured strap keep it playful. The ‘Seventeen’ style features gold plated details and is super versatile - each watch comes with interchangeable leather and nylon straps so that you can switch them out to match you mood! Pefrect for the indecisive fashionista. Find Givenchy timepieces at Paris Gallery
T is for TIFFANY
In September, Tiffany & Co. introduce Tiffany T, a sleek, modern collection dedicated to the world’s greatest cities and global travelers. We adore these fine, minimal bracelets - the ideal travel memento!