The week's hottest style news
Slumdog Millionaire's Freida Pinto was spotted carrying TOD's G-Bag in purple. With Gwyneth Paltrow heading the spring-summer campaign it's all set to be next season's IT bag.
Available at TODs, Burjuman
John Abraham has been appointed the face of Maharashtra Home Minister Jayant Patil's clothing brand Joy's Undergarments. Sigh! Why? Dilip Patil, the minister's brother, says, "John is a perfect idol for the youngsters as he doesn't drink or smoke." Fine. But John... why? Why Joy's Undergarments!?
New in town
Meera Soni's Sway bags are the latest arm candy making the rounds of Dubai. Rush to pick one of your own pieces, including hand-made exclusive clutches and bags.
Available at Candella Boutique, The Village Mall; Sansaya Boutique, Khan Murjan, Wafi City and Paramour Boutique, Palm Strip Mall
Nadya Shah At Soire
We are super excited about new designer Nadya Shah's latest collection. If experimental embroidery involving silver kari, couching, ribbon and white work are your thing, then you must step over to Soire.
Designs for the credit crunch
C'est Moi's recession fashion label Morphe is all set to transform Dubai's fashion landscape with its non-starry yet rocking style attitude.
With the Dubai World Cup just around the corner, it's time to plan your wardrobe. Samsaara is unveiling a host of race specific couture, with designs by Monisha Jaising, Surily Goel and Geisha Designs, along with hat couture by various American designers. Don't forget to check out the handcrafted fascinators starting at an affordable Dhs225.
Available at Samsaara, Souk Al Bahar
Summer is aroun the corner. The perfect reason to celebrate the sun - inspired collection from Calgaro's new soleil collection.
Available at Damas les exclusive boutiques in Dubai.