Midsummer Nights’ Cinema

Butheina Kazim's Cinema Akil brings to Dubai a festival celebrating indie films that's perfect for the long summer ahead London has the 'Open Air Theatre' in Regent's Park, New York has 'Outdoor Movie Nights' at Washington Square Park and,…

Shahd can make your fairytales come true

If you were on Twitter on April 23, 2016, more likely or not you caught a glimpse of Shahd Al Jumaily's extravagant, fairytale wedding. Not only were many of the region's most prominent bloggers and fashion designers in attendance, but the…

how men could fall off the catwalk

Menswear pulls in far less money than womenswear, in terms of sales, and men's shows generate a fraction of the global publicity of women's. Men are in danger of falling off the catwalk in Europe. Menswear shows, traditionally held months…

What’s going to look good this Eid?

A FORMER MISS Yugoslavia, fashion designer, nursery owner and salon proprietor, Dubai's Jelena Jakovljevic Bin Drai knows which outfits work with various occasions. Here she gives her views on her latest collection and a life in the…

Following the journey of Jimmy Choo

With the brand celebrating 20 years of style this year, Sujata Assomull catches up With Sandra Choi, the soul behind the power shoe brand Jimmy Choo is celebrating 20 years in the industry this year, and, of course, and the British shoe…

Sabyasachi sets the tone for couture week

Delhi based designer Manav Ganwani who is showing at ICW's final day, also took to social media, but to moan about his show's limited seating, saying: "When you wake up shaken up bcoz all that you have worked for the last 6 months is 6…

A Persian darbar at Couture Week opening

The opening night of India Couture Week (ICW), organised by the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI), was all about Bollywood-favourite Manish Malhotra. His was the only show on Day 1 of the fashion event, which started in Delhi on…

A maestro final act of signature opulence

The 55-year-old designer has been in the news of late, not for his recent collections, but the statements he's been spouting. Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut (centre) displays a creation by Indian designer Manav Gangwani at the India…