Review – Morimoto at The Renaissance Downtown Dubai

Hamachi Tartare

The stunning Morimoto which resides inside the Renaissance Downtown is celebrity chef Masaharu Morimoto’s first eponymous restaurant in the city. Flaunting its own entrance from the left of the lobby, Morimoto spans across the hotel’s 23rd and 24th floors donned with interiors so luxe making it a perfect fit in Renaissance and – in Dubai.  Upon entering, the hostesses greets you and you enter a …

Renaissance Downtown Dubai Turns One!

Renaissance Downtown Dubai Pool side - Dubai canal

After 4 long months; I was back in Dubai, absolutely brimming with excitement and even more thrilled to experience the Renaissance Downtown Dubai like a true traveler (No longer a local..Buhuhu!!)  Almost a year ago Renaissance Downtown by Marriott International opened it’s doors in Business Bay. Located right at the Dubai Canal, backed by 4 celebrity chef restaurants and interiors so a la mode one has …

L’Officiel Arabia – The 97 year old French Luxury magazine relaunches in the Middle East

L'officiel Arabia

L’Officiel, the 97 year old French luxury fashion and lifestyle magazine owned by the Jalou family, has relaunched in Dubai with L’Officiel Arabia and lofficielarabia.com. In partnership with CHALK Media and Jalou Media Group, L’Officiel Arabia is targeted at both Arabic and non -Arabic speaking women with a flair for high end fashion.The region’s growth in the fashion and luxury markets has been a catalyst in the revival of this prestigious title. Published by Chalk Media, …

Fcube X Romy Collection

Ruffled skirt

Edgy, sultry and Oh so feminine! ( ..and oh so me) how could I not have done a collaboration with Romy’s collection. I loved putting these edgy looks together and had a lot of fun shooting them, goes to show how fashion forward they indeed are. So get shopping and snapping in these super Instagramable pieces. Fcube Instagram Romy Collection Instagram Romy website     …

Fcube X Maison Clad – The Holiday Edit

Maxi dress

Travel seasons here and so is a lot of holiday inspo. Fcube collaborates with multi brand boutique – Maison Clad located at The Vida Downtown Hotel bringing you beautiful fabrics and prints incorporated in the seasons hottest styles of cropped dresses, midis, maxis and off shoulders. Each piece tells a story and is sourced from local talents around the world, we’re sure you’ll find a …

Spiceklub Dubai – Indian Molecular Gastronomy

Coconut Rose Caviar Slush

Having heard so many raving reviews of Spiceklub & Quatrro in merely days after they opened, I finally had the chance to visit. Needless to say I went with a big appetite to try this new concept in my neighbourhood. When asked which one would I’d like to try, my Indian palate made the obvious choice and I chose SpiceKlub ( on second thoughts I should …

Best things to do in Edinburgh in 3 days.

Glencoe Scotland - UK

So as the reason to my frequent UK trips have recently surfaced ( Thanks for the lovely wishes guys….my Instagram inbox was literally flooded…Xx.Those who’ve just joined in, I’m getting married and moving to the UK…#ExcitedMuch) Right so…the recent trip was with family and we decided to explore more than London this time. While Scotland is huge and I can’t wait to experience it all with my other half, …

Staycation at The Sofitel Palm Dubai

main pool

How is it that I’ve grown up in Dubai, been on sooooo many staycations and never even come close to trying out the Sofitel Palm….like seriously ! I’ve even raved about how amazing their Spa – SO SPA is & would rate it the best in Dubai. Yet I’ve never said to myself  ” I should come experience the resort for a night”  While I’ll never …

Guess which new footwear brand is coming to Dubai !

Seira Elves handmade Shoes

…..aka paying less shipping charges Isn’t it so exciting when new brands come to our region? On opening a recent gift box I was sent, I found a lovely pair of white ballerinas from Seira Elves ( ..and oh you totally gotta check out their loafers) This British brand is coming to Dubai late 2017 and they pride upon handmade beauties aiming at accentuating women’s …