The Pink Brigade
Kitchen-based breast cancer awareness campaign will raise funds for the pink caravan.
Style With Substance
So you’ve heard about ethical fashion, but what does the movement really mean for your wardrobe and your shopping habits? We asked Ayesha Siddequa, founder and creative director of Dubai-based Future Fashion, for the lowdown, and found slow and sustainable spending to be more stylish than ever…
From second-hand designer goods and ethically produced resortwear to great goodies for your home, these UAE-based businesses are leading the charge against fast fashion
My Little Black Book
Dubai-based illustrator and co-founder of creative Design firm We are seven minutes, Dina sami, shares her uae insider knowledge.
Lean And Green
Known for both its healthy eats and guilty treats, 1762’s latest dubai outpost has its eyes on environmental recognition too.
Declutter Your House
If your house Is a dIsaster zone of loose papers, forgotten InstructIon manuals and dIscarded lego brIcks, don’t despaIr – a few small steps can make a huge dIfference. here are fIve, fIve-mInute methods to clear the clutter…
Beat The Boredom
Being stuck inside got your kids climbing the walls? Run out of inspiration for activities that won’t leave your house looking like an obstacle course? We asked childhood activity expert Abeer Al Tamimi, the founder and owner of Dubai’s Kids HQ, for some indoors inspiration…
Swimwear Shop With Confidence
A few expert pointers will ensure bikini shopping isn’t an ordeal, insists Kate Kikano, owner of TKD lingerie.
Food For Thought
Home of the Healthy buzzwords, eat well Hopes to turn Dubai’s dining scene on its Head
By The Sea
Bringing the seaside into your home might Be cute, But coastal needn’t mean kitsch. Look to the latest interiors ranges to make the Beach chic.
Home For The Holidays
If returning to your childhood home brings out your inner teenager, you’re far from alone. But a few simple steps could help stave off the drama this summer, promises family relationship coach Louise Armstrong – even if you are still living out of a suitcase…
Flying Without Fear
Airplane anxiety is understandable – but if you’re suffering in front of your children, you could unwittingly be passing your fears on to them. Here, Dubai’s experts offer their advice for creating a family of fret-free frequent flyers…
Your Summer Survival Guide
From killing time at the airport to updated security regulations, via healthcare for kids and the apps that’ll make your travels easier, don’t leave home without reading this first…
My Little Black Book
Simon Hunt, founder of Above Sandboards, Shares His Hip UAE insider tips.
A Beacon Of Chic
Part concept store, Part high-end eatery, D3’s first licensed venue also boasts a responsibly-minded kitchen.
A Master With Meat
When We teamed up With true Aussie Lamb and beef for a meat cooking mastercLass, chef Tarek Ibrahim Was the man on the stoves. here, the celebrated master chef Lets us in on his cooking secrets.
Sustainability is at the heart of Six Senses’ Spectacular zighy bay resort, and the result is a haven of restful relaxation for responsible travellers.
Your Haven At Home
Bedrooms can often Be overlooked when decorating a rental property, But creating a peaceful, tranquil space that promotes good sleep needn’t cost the earth…
Ray Addison's Real Life
Male Grooming? I’m A Convert. But Don’t Expect Me To Enjoy Talking About It...
Your Bathroom Cabinet Breakdown
Difficult to pronounce and even more difficult to decipher, the labels on your family’s day-to-day products could be hiding a wealth of scary secrets. We consult the experts and set about decoding your daily regimen...
My Little Black Book
Emilie Jacob, Interiors Stylist and Blogger at Stella + the Stars, Shares Her Uae Insider Tips.
British journalist and author Bryony Gordon is best known for her searingly honest and brilliantly witty writing. But it’s her battle to bring mental ill health into the spotlight that looks set to leave a lasting mark here in the UAE…
Help Your Children Express Themselves
Life Can Be Overwhelming for Young Children, but You Can Help, Says Hajer Saidi, Centre Director at Blossom Burj Nursery.
Fountain Of Youth
Dubai’s newest healthy eating hotspot aims to put the uae’s next generation in the Driving seat.
How Does a Self-taught Chef End Up at the Helm of an Award-winning Catering Company? We Chat to Marta’s Kitchen Founder Marta Yanci Ahead of the Opening of Her Brand New Restaurant and Organic Garden in Jlt.
Brit Nicola Maharjan and her husband Nabin, a Nepalese native, started trading directly from the country in the wake of the 2015 earthquake. They now run a number of social enterprise initiatives in the country, including two that create products for sale in the Dubai market.
Kiwi Kathy Johnstone, 32, is the co-founder of Mirzam, a direct trading craft chocolate factory in Dubai’s Alserkel Avenue.
From Banking To Beans
Garfield Kerr was working on Wall Street when he dipped a tentative toe into the world of coffee. Now, his Dubai-based café and social enterprise, Mokha 1450, is supporting hundreds of female farmers across the developing world. editor Jennifer Gibson joined him on an origins visit to Ethiopia to find out how your choice of cup here can affect lives there…
My little black book
Journalist and award-winning novelist Annabel Kantaria shares her UAE insider knowledge.
A love for literature
Isobel Abulhoul is the founder of the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature and the CEO of Emirates Literature Foundation. A lifelong lover of books, she lets us in on the realities of planning an on point programme in an ever changing world…