The changing face of Fashion Forward Dubai

Roni Helou

As this year’s Fashion Forward four-day event came to an end, I feel that the fashion industry is no longer what it used to be. This year FFWD organizers decided to face the challenges of changing global fashion industry by making this event free-to-attend for public and launching a digital platform to enable “shop the […]

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Michael Cinco’s jaw-dropping spectacle at FFWD 2019

Michael Cinco FFWD 2019

We waited, it started late, they walked- they SLAYED. I’m wowed with yet another spectacular show of this designer. Yesterday evening Dubai-based couture Michael Cinco presented his latest array of opulent designs in a jaw-dropping spectacle which gave me goosebumps and a mind-blowing experience. The catwalk display started with atmospheric music. The crowd waited for […]

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Fashion Extravaganza at FFWD 2019

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Fashion Forward Dubai has just opened its door on the four-day of catwalks and presentations featuring emerging local and international designers. The return of this event helps celebrate the best of fashion in the UAE elevating the city’s role as a hub for fashion in the Middle East. Taking place at Dubai Design District (d3) […]

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IS THIS TOMORROW?

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What awaits us in the future? Have you ever wondered how the world will change in 60 years? I remember 1992 when the first mobile phone was released in Poland and how it transformed all aspects of our life and community. The wireless telephone was winning over the landline at our homes because the world […]

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Music I Play Loud!

If you know me, you’ll know that I can’t get enough music. It all started with a rock band Faith No More. Through my teen years, I was all over their songs like Epic or Evidence, where I seriously thought I was in love with vocalist/lyricist Mike Patton. Consequently, I moved on to funk metal- […]

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Green Olive Realness

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There is something about green olive, a type of environmentally, eco- warrior coolness that I’m really loving for the colder season. Green Olive inspired many of the fall/winter 2019 fashion trends; Richard Malone spring/summer 2020, Marta Jakubowski, Stella McCartney, Prada and Miumiu. We have to agree that with the current climate change and temperatures on […]

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Happiness is…CHANEL BAG

Have you ever considered spending $2-$5k on a handbag? Yes, I agree it’s a lot of money that could be used to pay off the mortgage to the house or any of that! I have no justification for owning any of my Chanel bags other than my pure indulgence. Naturally, I have always wanted to […]

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Celebrate Colour!

Did you know that there is a place in Dubai where you can go and surround yourself with feel-good colours? And it is thanks to Elmarsa Gallery in Alserkal Avenue that is showing works by the most renowned Algerian female artist Baya Mahieddine. Baya’s vibrant paintings talk to me folkloric women, flowers, butterflies and birds, but […]

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The Importance Of Asking

For those who are not familiar with Amanda Palmer, here is a little background. Amanda has been a lot of things: an artist, Dresden Dolls singer, songwriter, musician, and crowdfunding pioneer. She is a lead singer and songwriter of Amanda Palmer and the Grand Theft Orchestra. I sometimes find her public persona troubling, but I […]

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We are our homes

Have you already found your home away from home?   I left my childhood home when I was in my early twenties; I travelled through Europe went to Italy, Greece, Spain, France and lived in Ireland, Jersey, Holland, and Oman to finally settle in Dubai, UAE  – 6,225 km away from my childhood home.   […]

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