Armani/Privé Cuir Noir
Inspired by the drama of the East, this sensual scent is a journey into the heart of an Arabian night: rich with heady rose, vanilla, deep sandalwood and oud.
Giorgio Armani, Emirates Towers and Dubai Mall, www.giorgioarmanibeauty.com
This new boutique carries the fantastical footwear of Giuseppe Zanotti. The opening of the Dubai flagship is a prelude to more openings in the region.
Manish Arora’s first collection for legendary fashion house Paco Rabanne is a metallic ode to space age design, in keeping with Monsieur Rabanne’s conceptual creations.
Saks Fifth Avenue, BurJuman Mall, tel. 971.4.351.5551, www.pacorabanne.com
Jeweler Theo Fennell’s has added two new designs to his ‘Arts collection: the Bee Mine (showcasing a bejeweled bee) and the Bitten Apple (featuring a red apple with a delicious bite taken out).
Bloomingdales, Dubai Mall, tel. 971.4.350.5333, www.theofennell.com
All that glitters is gold in Tom Ford’s latest makeup offering. Lip Lacquer in Gold Dust is a clear balm infused with sparkling gilt. Add Nail Lacquer in Gold Haze and Guilt Cream Eye Colur for glistening glamour.
For Art Dubai last March, artist Christophe Ponceau created a wild pavilion inspired by the beauty of nature. The stars: birds in rubies or sapphires and an orchid with a heart of white diamonds.