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What the UK demise of Debenhams means for stores in the UAE

December 2, 2020

Alshaya Group, the Middle East franchise owner of Debenhams, said its outlets across the region would continue operating as normal despite the collapse......

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Topshop no more: Arcadia falls into administration, endangering 13,000 jobs

December 1, 2020

Arcadia, the company that owns Topshop, Burton and Dorothy Perkins, has gone into administration, with 13,000 jobs and more than 450 shops at risk.......

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Count down to Christmas: 12 of the best beauty advent calendars you can get in the UAE

November 30, 2020

Forget windows stuffed with chocolates – skincare and make-up aficionados can make the countdown to Christmas even more exciting with a festive......

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Halima Aden reveals regret over representation of hijab in fashion shoots: 'I lost touch with who I was'

November 25, 2020

When Halima Aden made the cover of Vogue Arabia in 2017 as the first hijab-wearing woman to cover a Vogue title, it was certainly a momentous occasion.......

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Priyanka Chopra Jonas named ambassador for positive change by the British Fashion Council

November 18, 2020

The British Fashion Council has named Priyanka Chopra Jonas as its new ambassador for positive change. The actress and activist will support the......

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Gucci and Tiffany warn Rishi Sunak end of duty free will ruin UK luxury market

November 14, 2020

A group of luxury brands, including fashion icon Gucci, jeweller Tiffany and diamond specialist De Beers, has urged the British government to abandon......

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Queen Elizabeth II appears in public wearing mask for the first time

November 9, 2020

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has been seen wearing a face mask in public for the first time. Ahead of Remembrance Day on Wednesday, November......

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Nike launches first swim clinic for women in Dubai

November 8, 2020

Nike has launched its first-ever swim clinic for women in Dubai led by Olympian swimmer, Rower and Triathlete Sarra Lajnef. The swim clinic builds......

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15 stars who have worn wedding dresses by Middle Eastern designers: from Sofia Vergara to Dorra Zarrouk

November 5, 2020

When Tunisian actress Dorra Zarrouk married Egyptian architect and interior designer Hany Saad on November 2, she turned to Lebanese designer Zuhair......

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9 highlights from Arab Fashion Week

October 27, 2020

The 12th Arab Fashion Week drew to a close on Saturday, concluding an all-digital event that featured more than 30 fashion designers from around......

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