I am loving that velvet is back on trend this season. This fabric looks and feels good; there really is no other fabric like it. Soft to touch, and luxurious to wear, means it always hangs beautifully on all body shapes. Now, just because velvet is slightly heavier than other fabrics doesn’t mean you cannot rock it in the Dubai climate. We have found some must-have pieces that will be a perfect way to add velvet to your wardrobe.
Working Women Wednesday: Super Stylist Kelly Lundberg Shares her Rollercoaster Career Path Many of us dream of being a stylist, Kelly shows us how she made it happen....
We all know the super stylish Kelly Lundberg! She is the go-to person when you need dressing for any event. Sharing her journey with The Working Bees, she tells us how she went from stuffing envelopes to become Dubai’s celebrity fashion stylist. It was not all plain sailing……
It’s Not Too Late to Catch Runway Dubai This is the show to watch to find local talent and inspiration
Runway Dubai is on until the Thursday 10th November and it’s not to late to grab a seat to the show. It truly is the most inspirational fashion event in the UAE. This show attracts talent, designers, models and celebrities from around the world and you can still get access. Want to know more?
SALTA: Flashback to Fashion Forward Dubai Looking back at FFWD we wanted to share with you the new SS17 Collection from Salta
We are always looking for the latest fashion that you can wear to work. Last week we saw the new Salta collection at FFWD. We always love her designs as then use asymmetrical cuts to twist a classic outfit. This collection has fresh jumpsuits you can wear to work, along with unusual pieces that are perfect for the casual weekend wear.
Salta uses a neutral palette of nudes, black and whites and camel, in unique ways, mixing two block colours to make striking dresses that you can wear along Dubai’s beaches or for your evening date.
We know you will find this collection minimalistic yet striking…..
Highlights From Fashion Forward Dubai SS17 It's FFWD weekend make sure you do not miss out!
I fell in love last night tonight, and not with my husband again! I fell in love with the fresh SS17 Kristina Fidelskaya collection at Fashion Forward Dubai. Fidelskaya is one talented designer and I loved her new collection which blended fresh crisp spring colours with warm metallics to bring us fabulous spring looks to help you stand out from the crowd without shouting.
How to Jazz Up a Plain Black Outfit There is so much you can do to style a plain outfit
Do you ever have those flustered mornings? Dubai brings a pressure to always look your best and sometimes I have wardrobe meltdowns trying to live up to this. This happens at least once a week! Waking up to my alarm, running to my wardrobe and hating everything in it! These mornings usually play out with me opting for a plain black dress or suit. Leaving the house for work I feel smart but uninspired with my outfit, often taking the spring out of my step. Well, we can tell you how to avoid this happening again.
What To Wear in Dubai: A Tourists Guide for Inspiration A Style guide for tourists to dress in Dubai
Is it your first time planning to visit Dubai? Not sure what you can and can not wear ? Yes when visiting Dubai you must be respectful to the culture as you would when visiting any other foreign country. Though when it comes to Dubai there is a sense of uncertainty on what is allowed? Which is why I decided to answer all my dear friends questions back home with a few outfit ideas on what I would usually be caught wearing to the mall, beach, lunch date , selfie with the Burj Khalifa. In general you can catch me anywhere in Dubai probably dressed like this…..
Where to Find Unique Designers for Your AW16 Wardobe This is the place you need to be shopping to get this latest must have pieces
A new fashion season is upon us and it’s time to reboot our wardrobe for this winter. I love mixing my pieces to create stylish work outfits. However, one thing I struggle with in Dubai is finding unique and local designers who create fashionable and wearable pieces. We know there are many talented designers in Dubai but unless you spend hours looking through Instagram they can be hard to find.
Well we now have the solution for you and it’s right here in Dubai Mall. Galeries Lafayette have collaborated with Fashion Forward (FFWD) to bring us fashion lovers something EPIC
Why you Should Make Your Own Office Uniform Can an office uniform be a good starting point for you?
Like Brunettebee I had jobs where I have worn an uniform. I found it easier as I didn’t need to spend time piecing together outfits in the morning. Now I love being creative with my wardrobe but there are days I wake up and have a mental block of what to wear. Along with this many females contact us about what to wear when they start their first office role. Why not get the basics in place first and create your own office uniform? For your first time working in office this is a great idea as you can add pieces to your work wear when you develop your own style.
We have the answers to all your work outfit dilemmas. So what do you do if there is not uniform to wear like your student job? What about creating your own office uniform.