Location: Noir at Kempinski Hotel
What | Cosmopolitan Awards 2016

Last night was a fun and fab experience attended by the industry’s fun, fearless females and males of course. Held at Noir in Kempinski hotel, the event was sponsored by American Eagle Outfitters, JW Marriot, Dermalogica, Saladicous Biscotti, Fiji Water, Ipanema and Victoria’s Secret.

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Originally written by Rebecca Bruce of The Entertainer

With the rise of food and yoga pictures on Instagram there’s a group of people who have remained ahead of the pack, the fashion blogger. These fashionistas have been catapulted to the very top of the style charts with their effortlessly chic outfits and stunning photos which they display for us all to envy on Instagram. Here in Dubai we have some of the best, so here’s my round-up of the top fashion Instagram accounts you have to follow!

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Sometimes it’s the most simple things in life what bring us the greatest enjoyment and sense of comfort! Reclining in a hammock with a good book is about as close to bliss as it gets for Maricel, and being able to enjoy the beautiful Kite beach in Dubai surroundings is simply sublime. ‘I spent a relaxing afternoon down at this cosy beach enclave wearing this light and breezy ensemble. If the ever versatile ‘black dress’ is a women’s best friend for evening wear, then the casual white t-shirt is surely the best companion to spend relaxing afternoon with. Heading out to lunch with friends or spending a day relaxing in you own company, the comfort and simple laid back styling of the loose white t-shirt is unrivalled.’



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(DAY 1, 2 & 3 outfit)

Fashion Forward Season 6 was held in Mina a’ Salam Madinat Jumeirah, some of the top fashion designers were in attendance like Michael Cinco, Furne One by Amato and many more.

My favourite part from the event other than the fashion shows is Fashion Talk wherein some of the best bloggers, designers and photographers shared their ideas, tips and knowledge about the industry.

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IMG_0425asPedro, a name synonymous with modern luxury. This independent boutique presents a line of footwear that effortlessly fuses together timeless classical styles with international flair.
On September 16, 2015, Pedro  unveiled their breathtaking Fall Winter 2015 Collection. This eclectic range embraces monochromatic themes as well as stark vibrant colours however, it’s the flamboyant yet immaculate workmanship that grasped my attention. I was able to try on some of the shoes during the event and I was delighted to find out that not only are these shoes works of art but they’re super comfy as well. This combination of style and comfort is a rarity within high-fashion, especially when it comes to footwear.  Many shoes focus on heel height and elegance at the expense of their owner’s suffering feet. Not case with Pero – you can glide around a lounge bar with the same ease as you can in your lounge at home wearing your favourite pair of slippers. I met Pero’s lovely brand manager Sherleen who came all the way from Singapore, she was also wearing the same Pedro shoes I chose.  When I commented on how comfy they were, she smiled  and told me that she’d been wearing the same pair all day – Pedro is most certainly a brand to watch out for.

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Le Silla launches their chic Spring Summer Collection which was held at the Mall of Emirates on March 30, 2015. The Le Silla collection stands out by using a sophisticated and sexy style, an aggressive and determined shape which contributes to the development of fashion trends in the field of luxury accessories.




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WHAT: Press Day
WHERE: Radisson Blu Media City

LuiOlei Press Day was held in Radisson Blu Media city last September 8, 2015. I  was invited to attend the event and many recognized people from the fashion industry were also in attendance; some of Dubai’s top bloggers, fashion designers, journalist & celebrities were spotted checking he items on display. The selection was composed of these brands: Patricia Pepe, Philipp Plein, MMissoni, Mimisol, Cavalli class, Braccialini and more!

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