BAMBAH: OLD WORLD GLAMOUR
The minute you step inside the doors of Bambah, You’ll be pardoned of thinking the time you have travelled. Turn-of-the-century furniture, crystal chandeliers and stylish furnishings that stand out against a pastel color scheme. The real standouts are Clothes, kitten heels, hats and racks of colorful coats, dresses and more. The Founder Maha Abdul Rasheed is so excited about fashion from an ancient era that she has even decided to launch a vintage-inspired, ready-to-wear collection, available in store.
AUDREY’S CAT: ACCESSORIES GALORE
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Accessories are the quickest way to modernize any outfit, and if you’ve got a special place in your heart for all things that are old fashioned then we suggest you pay a visit to Audrey’s Cat. From 1800s to the 1990s, this secret jewellery haven housed in owner Lynda kirby’s own villa is expert in antique jewellery. The other things that sparkle are brooches, embellished purses, scarves and small home wares.
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As an online shopping destination the Sophie’s closet is the best shopping destination. In this you can find the showroom where you’re free to preview the exceptional pieces of vintage jewellery from top global fashion houses on sheikh zayed road. If you would like to go for statement pieces which follow the latest trends, then regular seasonal collections are also on display for you.
GARDEROBE: HAUTE (RETRO) COUTURE
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Garderobe boutique is one of the second- hand designer wear specialist in Dubai and it has been recently underwent a fabulous renovation too. It is a place for haute couture from channel to parada and beyond to go. The team of this boutique will be happy to help you if you’ve any pre-loved items to sell and they give time to browse the collections of clothes, jewellery and accessories.
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Reem’s Closet is assuredly not a part of Dubai Mall’s Fashion Avenue elite clique, but is tucked away upstairs in a corner of the Mazaya Centre and it is acclaimed for its selection of vintage designer handbags. And it has been promoted as one of Dubai’s “Ethical Shops”. Although it is a formal place with a good selection of vintage clothing, the focus is on delving through the drawers of designer purses, wallets and bags. The atmosphere and prices of Reem’s Closet is not lavish and cheap, but the quality and the service are helpful and groove.
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If u are interested in luxury fashion and designer wear, Prime Dubai Designer market is a place to choose from a variety of stands where you can find vintage and authentic pre-owned designer wear and handbags that you dreamt of. In designer market you can get unique shoes, designer handbags, branded wallet and various other designer items which are sold by previous owners and other original accessories. The designer market is a new platform for Dubai’s upcoming designers or you can be the first one to discover new trends, stylish accessories and brand new fashion lines. It gives an opportunity to grab and bargain and get some vintage pieces.