Usain Bolt X PUMA
He may have hung his own running shoes after announcing his retirement this year, but Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt is now spending his time designing trainers rather than running in them. The world and Olympic champion has collaborated with PUMA on a range of men’s sportswear. As well as trainers the UB collection also includes T-shirts which feature the athlete’s ‘lightning bolt’ pose, tracksuit bottoms and a jacket. All of the pieces come in a blue, black and green colour palette. Now available at PUMA stores nationwide.
Eyes on Tom
Tom Ford has launched hi Private Eyewear collectionm inspired by his own choice in sunglasses and opticals. The range of glasses for men and women includes styles that Tom actually wears and in many cases designed specifically for himself to wear. Many of the classic styles are in monochrome colours and simple designs that will suit most face shapes. Of course, just to prove that he really wears them Tom Ford himself has starred in the ad campaign! Prices start at Dh1,580, available at Tom Ford boutiques across the UAE.
This autumn Mulberry will introduce the Amberley family of bags to its ever-growing accessories range. The Amberley bags are inspired by British countryside and come in a number of different shapes and styles including a satchel and hobo bag. The colour palette is appropriately autumnal and each bag features the new Riders Lock fastening the brand will have on all their accessories going forward. Prices start at Dhxxx; available at Mulberry stores and stockists nationwide.
3 dresses you must have for your summer holiday
1. Pinko, Dh1,999
2. Tory Burch, Dh800
3. ASOS, Dh249
New site to shop
Fashion site I Saw It First.com has just launched in the UAE and promises to offer luxury-inspired fashion at a fraction of the price. The site, which originated in the UK, adds hundreds of new clothing and accessories items every week, with pieces sourced from all around the world. You’ll find everything from celebrity-inspired dresses to on-trend accessories to holiday must-haves. Prices start at Dh30 and there’s even a handy cash-on-delivery option. Shop at Isawitfirst.com
Emily X The Kooples
The Kooples have revealed the debut of a new bag collection, Emily by the Kooples. The range of chic leather bags was created in collaboration with model and actress Emily Ratajkowski. The range includes three bag styles in a number of colourways, inspired by the feminine style of the actress/model. The collection is designed to be as practical as it is stylish with pleated pockets, adjustable straps and even a built-in mini mirror. Available for pre-order at thekooples.co.uk now and in stores from 1st September.