Wednesday, October 29, 2014

BESIDE THE METRO







Photography by Mark Ross 
What i wore: Eyewear (TRIWA), Shoes (CLARKS)

Casual day out with my new fave essentials, especially here in Dubai the sun is tremendous always on point we need some protection for our eyes but yet stylish at the same time, i recently got this amazing pair of sunnies from TRIWAmade with classic cuts, contemporary detailing and silhouettes carefully developed to flatter your features. Inspired by the short but vivid summer in Stockholm where, for a short period of time, the otherwise restrained colour pallet of the Swedish population grows adventurous. Perfect for any kind of outfit you want to pull-off in any occasion, this impeccable eyewear will definitely makes an outfit get them from Mojosa Concept- an international luxury accessory brand that is bringing Scandinavian Design to the Middle East through three different brands: Triwa, Louise Kragh and Story. Mojosa Concept was founded in the United Arab Emirates, Danish owned and is a multi - brand concept specializing in Scandinavian designed jewellery for men and women.

I started my outfit with a navy shirt and paired with a khaki pants, and the brown leather braided belt matches with my new CLARKS Gatley Limit tan leather shoes with stunning blue laces that irrevocably intertwined with my top. Incredibly comfy, with or with our socks, dress it down or dress it up, this pair of Clarks will absolutely take you around the city in style at its finest. 


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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

OK! GALA NIGHT





Photography by Mark Ross 

What i wore: Suit & Pocket Square (ZARA), Shirt (REISS), Tie (H&M), Cufflinks (Tateossian London) 

A night filled of dashing gents and stunning ladies, as the Sheraton Dubai Creek re-Open in association with OK! Middle East set up a Gala Night Red Carpet event, were all their loyal guests and media partners come together for this spectacular evening. It was a Black Tie dress code, so expect that every guy is so sleek and dapper. And yours truly of course. 

This pin-stripe double breasted suit from Zara that i have for decades are so impeccable, paired with my Reiss white crisp shirt with rose gold collar pin that holds my H&M knitted tie are irrevocably intertwined. Accentuate it with just white pocket square and with a bit touch of luxe this remarkable stunning cufflinks from Tateossian London are just perfect to complete a outfit. 


Monday, October 27, 2014

THE NEXT PAGE OF VOGUE CAFÉ

In Fashion, every collection changes season by season. Magazines have different issue every month, keeping us updated with the lateest trends and what's in & and what's not! And as the transition of Summer to Winter, our favorite café in the heart of Level Shoe District, Dubai Mall, VOGUE Café is now having their latest set of menu for us to enjoy in style as always. What do we expect from VOGUE but simply VOGUE. Eat Fashion & Drink Fashion!

Hepburn's Berry Blast a mixture of raspberries, blackberries and cranberries with a hint of lemon juice topped up in a fine crafted margarita glass

I start turning the page of VOGUE, by this lady like in a haute couture dress ready to dance with me. Tuna Two Ways: Carpaccio and Tartar, infused with Thai basil and honey, served with baby greens. Refreshing modern taste that you will definitely ask for another one, but you have to save more space to your tummy as this journey to fine culinary cuisine has just started. 
Impeccable international cuisines served in a high-fashion culinary presentation at its finest, Crispy Calamari and Prawn Tempura
Aside from its stunning look, the taste is incredibly divine, Grilled Salmon
One to definitely try is the Grilled Chicken Penne Pasta with sundried tomato, artichoke heart and wild arugula all drizzled in tangy lemon sauce. This Queen in a throne- like dish is heaven.

Satisfy your cravings for some fancy indulgence, The Chocolate Implosion; with a white chocolate sphere, beautifully presented alongside crunchy mint ice cream served with warm milk chocolate, don't you just love this dessert! If having dose of chocolates is a crime, i plead guilty! 


What are you waiting for stylish savvy people of Dubai, have the VOGUE style Dining Experience and visit VOGUE Café. 

VOGUE Café and Espresso Bar offer an elegant adaptation of fine international cuisine, with the menu created by Director of Condé Nast International Restaurants’ Gary Robinson.  Under the tutelage of Condé Nast International, VOGUE Café is one of its very first projects in the Middle East.  Vogue is the ultimate authority on fashion, chartering the style evolution and inspiring readers internationally for more than a century. 

VOGUE Café, Level Shoe District, The Dubai Mall
Opening hours:
Sunday – Wednesday 10:00am - 22:00am
Thursday – Saturday 10:00am - 12:00 midnight

LEVEL SHOE DISTRICT PRESENTS ‘SHOE ATELIER’

From the leather houses of Milan to the laboratories of L.A., Level Shoe District is taking a peek behind the scenes of its exclusive brands to celebrate the intricate art of shoemaking.

From mid-September, Level Shoe District will launch ‘Shoe Atelier’ – a two-month long in-store campaign highlighting the beautiful craftsmanship behind its new Autumn/Winter 2014 collections.

With inspiration taken directly from the ateliers of some of the world’s most recognised designers, Level Shoe District will transform itself into a walk-through engaging workshop featuring fun, story-telling exhibits that see the hottest new trends from must-have brands transported back to the shoemakers’ studio


Sunday, October 26, 2014

HARPERS BAZAAR FASHION FINALE MALL OF THE EMIRATES WORLD OF FASHION 2014

Harper's Bazaar Arabia, World of Fashion 2014, Mall of the Emirates Fashion Finale. Ended by a spectacular fashion show by non other than Etoile La Boutique and appearance of the legendary Lebanese singer, Najwa Karam. 






with the very beautiful Kristle Haynes of Velvet Magazine Middle East
Dubai Style Socialite Lan Stanley, Justyna Robinson of Outlook and Kristle Haynes of Velvet Magazine Middle East
with the uber chic PR chic of HAVAS ME, Grace Sawabini


Saturday, October 25, 2014

SEAFOOD AFFAIR AT VIDA DOWNTOWN

Are you the type of person who loves to feel pampered with the touch of luxury? Well, i bet each and every one of us do, right? So head now to Downtown Dubai and spend the time of your life at its finest, bedazzled by the VIEWty, comfort of a luxury hotel and over the top cuisines at VIDA Downtown Dubai, modern day oasis in the city sandpit of Dubai. 
Glamorous ambiance, urban hub; a place for the next generation of entrepreneurial minds to stay, play and connect. 
VIDA Downtown just launched a new theme nights last 6th of October at STAGE2 where you can enjoy a variety of hops paired with an exciting array of food elements, including tasters of duck, steak and shrimp. Every Tuesday, Hop2 it - premium international hops matched with mouth-watering tasters and enjoy delicious vintages with rich flavorful cheeses every Wednesday, and Thursday Paired Seafood where you can have the fruit of the sea and fruit of the vine at the same time.




Together with Mark Ross last Thursday, we tried the Paired Seafare at Stage2, were we enjoy the fruits of the sea matched perfectly with the fruits of the vine, impeccable chilled-out vibe to start any weekend!
A very reasonable AED 125 per person inclusive of three glasses of premium grape beverages and paired seafood
Fin de Claire oysters, Boiled shrimps, Sautéed squid, Alaskan crab, Clams and Mussels, for Mark Oyster Bay Chardonnay and  Santa Julia Syrah Rose for me.




We absolutely had the great start of Weekend and i am telling you this is a must-try experience!
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