Get Arty with Giordano's Mawaheb from Beautiful People T-shirts
Now here's a
special way to get beautiful. Wear a T-shirt designed by Beautiful People! Retailer
Giordano has teamed up with Mawaheb from Beautiful People, an art studio for
young adults with special needs, to showcase the talent and ability of students
through their interpretation of the theme A World Without Strangers.
Wemmy de Maaker, founder of Mawaheb from Beautiful People, said, "People with special needs are part
of our society. Giordano in collaboration with Mawaheb is giving the artists
the opportunity to be recognised because of their abilities instead of their
This project is part of Giordano Initiative For Talent (GIFT) a CSR programme developed by the
brand to support the local community. This collaboration has resulted in an eclectic
mix of design, six of which will be imprinted on 3,000 limited edition T-shirts,
signed off by the artists and launched in the first phase that will be sold
across 15 of Giordano’s stores in the UAE from 15 July 2012. Check 'em out!
INFO: T-shirts priced at Dhs40
of which Dhs20 will be given to Mawaheb for their development. The Giordano stores
that the T-shirts will be available at include Deira City Centre, Mall of
Emirates, Mirdiff City Centre, The Dubai Mall, Abu Dhabi Mall, Sharjah City
Centre, Marina Mall Abu Dhabi, Ajman City Centre, Al Ain Mall and Fujairah City
Centre. For UAE residents, the Mawaheb T-shirts
will also be available for purchase on www.giordano-me.com.