Top 5 Haute Happenings In The UAE: Yas Mall Fashion Week +4

Yas Mall Fashion Week is always a lot going on in and around Dubai and throughout the Middle East and this month is no different. Fashionistas are especially looking forward to the Yas Mall Fashion Week in Abu Dhabi, while foodies will be excited about new offerings from Zheng He and Pai Thai. Also Park Lounge has just opened up at the JW Marriott Marquis, and jones the grocer has added a new chocolate and coffee in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

Yas Mall Fashion Week

Yas Mall Fashion Week
Yas Mall Fashion Week is Abu Dhabi’s first, and it includes brands from some of the world’s trendiest cities, including Paris, Milan, and New York City.

Some of the world’s most fashionable brands will be presenting their latest collections in Town Square at Yas Mall in Abu Dhabi next week. Yas Mall Fashion Week starts on October 14 and runs through the 18th. The brands that will be showcasing their collections include: Sonia Rykiel, Laurel, House of Fraser, BSBG, Morgan De Toi, Juicy Couture, and Esposa.

Yas Mall Fashion Week
Yas Mall Fashion Week is sure to be an haute showing of the hottest fall fashion.

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Park Lounge unveiling at JW Marriott

Park Lounge
Park Lounge is unique in that it features swings and cozy seating in a green space outside that incorporates natural beauty.

Photo Credit: Nawwara Lifestyle Choices

The final part of the newest concept at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai is opening soon. On Thursday, Nawwara Lifestyle Choices is set to unveil Park Lounge, an outdoor space where guests can relax while listening to contemporary music and enjoying Peruvian bites and drinks. Park Lounge is the third phase of a project that includes the launches of Square nightclub and Peruvian gourmet restaurant Garden.

Pai Thai offers Feast of Xahar

Pai Thai
Dining at Pai Thai is always a treat, from the boat ride over to the flavorful dishes.

Photo Credit: Pai Thai

Pai Thai at Madinat Jumeirah is now offering a culinary tour of the best of Thai cuisine. Starting last month, the restaurant introduced new lunch specials called the Feast of Xahar on weekends. The menu includes an unlimited taste of the special Thai flavors and dishes at lunchtime on Fridays and Saturdays.

Zheng He’s relaunches

Zheng He's
Zheng He’s new menu is heavy with fresh seafood, including Golden King Brawns, Singaporean-Style Mud Crab, and Deep-fried Bau sliders.

Photo Credit: Zheng He’s

Contemporary Chinese restaurant Zheng He’s relaunched just recently after a recent remodel that involved not only the interior of the restaurant but also the menu. Diners will discover a live tank filled with crab and lobster, plus popular fish like snapper, grouper, and turbot. Chinese-style pickling is featured in most of the fresh seafood dishes, keeping the restaurant true to its roots. Zheng He’s also has a new lunch and dinner a la carte menu and several new signature dishes, including a Whole Roasted BBQ Beijing Duck, which is prepared table-side, and the shareable Fortune Beggar Chicken.

jones the grocer promotes chocolate and coffee

jones the grocer
jones the grocer now has a new organic chocolate selection to complement its artisan cheese offerings.

Photo Credit: jones the grocer

jones the grocer, one of the Middle East’s favorite Australian luxuries, has launched two new coffees and chocolates. Starting last month, the Dubai and Abu Dhabi locations started highlighting both favorites through an innovative menu and a series of cooking workshops. Until October 11, the chefs at jones the grocer are offering a delectable sweet and savory adventure which starts with a pecan nut, jivara chocolate and croissant pudding served with vanilla anglaise.