5 Must-Visit Fashion Boutiques In Dubai
Dubai’s cultural diversity makes for one of the most unique shopping experiences, slowly but steadily raising up in fashion. You could shop till you drop here, from American, European and Indian design. Tapping a lot of boutiques can quench your thirst for finding something new and unique here, believe me your efforts won’t go waste. Instead of malls you could head to other places that might surprise you in ways more than one. With handpicked designs, local designers and concept stores dubai seems to be taking it back to old boutique styles. Well, Dubai is vast so for you to not get confused on where to go here is a list of boutiques you must visit.
Studio 8– Founded in 2009, Sarah Belhasa Rashid aka Dubai’s Manish Malhotra was the one who brought this biotique into existence. Featuring both Asian and Middle Eastern designers no wonder their clientele has a majority of international celebrities and local page 3 fashionistas, duh. This is the perfect shopping destination for someone who’s looking for something unique and interesting straight out of the ramp inside this boutique. Studio 8 has outlets at two locations- the Dubai Mall and Jumeirah Beach Road. to sum up, it is a multi brand fashion biotique that offers kaftans and abayas and many more ready mades.
Boutique 1– located in dubai mall of emirates and JBR walk, Known for its vast edit of designer labels you can find brands like The Row, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Mary Katrantzou, Alexander Wang, Elie Saab and many more. It is definitely a luxury as it’s a high end multi-brand that has edits of various designer labels.
Design 971 – housing pop-ups of the latest emerging designers at the Dubai Mall, the boutique is all about a pop-up shop format with a roster of designers collections displayed on a bimonthly basis. This store started off as an idea and now is an iconic success that showcases homegrown designs and talent. At the moment, you can find All Things Mochi, Reemami, and House of Fatam in their newly opened store.
Comptoir 102– Founded in 2012, a very kick-ass combo of shopping and dinner, yes you heard that right. If there are two of your hobbies you would fit right in here. This boutique is one of the first award-winning concept stores that was built here in Dubai. With its boho-chic restaurant setting that serves the best homemade organic meals, and display of handpicked styles from international designers will keep you coming back here. Apart from clothes you could shop accessories, jewellery and furniture here with a guilt free menu.
S*uce- With seven locations across Dubai and Abu Dhabi, displaying brands like Mary Katrantzou, Sacai, Alexander Wang, Ek Thongprasert, Preen, Tata Naka, Filles a papa, Carven and many more. Surprising fact: this boutique has been shortlisted in two categories at WGSN’s Global Fashion Awards for Outstanding Brand Mix and Outstanding Fashion Innovator. This boutique is a perfect mixture of design and casual wear. What’s more interesting is its sister concept stores- Sauce Rocks for fine jewelry and Sauce On-Sea for trendy beach attires which is what makes this line of boutique unique from others.
Bambah Boutique– opened by founder Maha Abdul Rasheed, one of Dubai’s first high-end vintage fashion boutiques. Away from the malls, it features the inspirational vintage styles with pieces curated from all around the world. Labelled as contemporary ready-to-wear labels with elegant interiors, Bambah Boutique put itself on the map as a multi-brand high-end vintage concept where one can find one of a kind pieces by Lanvin, Dior, and Nina Ricci that date back to the ‘50s originating the inspiration.
Mochi– brought to life by designer Ayah Tabari, Mochi‘s designs derive inspiration from the well known but rare traditional embroidery and runway fashion. Drawing inspiration from her worldwide travels and growing knowledge of global cultures, Ayah’s colorful designs and styles are themed accordingly. With a lot to choose from like headbands, shoes, jewellery this place will leave you undecided like no other.
Symphony– is more of a luxury multi-brand womenswear boutique founded in 2010 by Salama Alabbar. Located on the Fashion Avenue in the Dubai Mall, the boutique houses international high-end labels within an elegant atmosphere. like Gucci, Stella McCartney, Christian Siriano, and Rosie Assoulin, which are displayed besides regional brands like Madiyah Al Sharqi, Razan Alazzouni, and Bouguessa.
Go on, add to your collection of fancy clothes that resemble any side of you and enhance your brand knowledge by exploring the unique selection of concept boutiques in Dubai from our list. Find our rare collections of designer wears or get your hands on the blooming regional brands, but first let’s get your customised dubai package planning done so that you could shop til you drop in various boutiques.