Alessa Jewelry

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The idea for Alessa was born when young couple Alessandra Robles and Yuvraj Pahuja met and studied together at the Gemmological institute of America in San Diego. Pahuja’ family has been in the jewellery industry for three generations, and he managed the family business in Dubai prior to co-founding Alessa Designs.

Robles grew up in Guatemala where she was exposed to a variety of different cultures and artists. These life experiences helped shape her passion and appreciation for hand-crafted goods as well as the stories behind them. They hold six certifications in the field, including Graduate Diamonds, Graduate Jeweller, Graduate Gemmologist and a diploma in Jewellery Business Management.

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Azra

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A homegrown accessory label designed by Azra Khamissa, celebrating minimalism and handmade by local leather craftsmen in Dubai.

Founded in 2015, with a focus on premium leather from the UAE. Instagram: @azradubai

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BIJA Jewels

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Simräl was born and raised in the Netherlands where the love for making jewellery started during her University studies. After establishing herself firmly within the Dutch jewellery sector, she slowly gained recognition for her work.

She now seeks similar successes within the Middle-Eastern market to find new and creative ways to surprise her customers with beautiful, affordable Dutch design with an Arabic touch. High-quality materials, Swarovski crystals, professional craftsmanship and affordable prices were key for her successes in the pre-launch of this Fall-Winter Collection 2017.

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BELQUIS

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Born and raised in Jordan, Reem gained accolades and a spot on the Dean’s Honors List when she received her MBA from Monash University in Melbourne.  Following her success as a lawyer, Reem set her sights on creating her own line of luxury handbags.

From her love of Italy’s impeccable leather and her ingenuity in design, Reem founded Belquis in 2014 building quite the reputation for luxury handbags guaranteed to get a woman noticed.

As a mother, designer, an entrepreneur and a firm believer that accessories make the outfit, Reem has been redefining the new modern contemporary woman aesthetic, one handbag at a time. 

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JOUDESIGN

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It’s not only cloths; it’s all about fashion,  in Joudesign we have  great variety that reflects our spirit starting from T-shirts, Switchers, shoes, bags, clutches, passport covers and more is coming soon.

We are proud of our collection that reflects modern designs with a twist from our oriental and Arabic spirit and identity; therefore when we started in 2014 we believed in our capabilities and that we have a lot to provide. Since that time we set our mission to spread happiness among the fashion lovers.

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JUDE BENHALIN

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Jude Benhalim is a young, Cairo-based jewelry designer who founded her namesake brand when she was just 17 years old. All it took was one creative design project in high school and Jude jumped into the design world head first with her mother and partner, Rana Al Azm. Jude is constantly on the lookout for new ideas to bring to her designs, and is inspired by the women who wear her cutting-edge designs as much as the women who fill her life.

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LYA LYA

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Elegance with an edge. This is the spirit of Dubai-based fashion designer Layla Shugri, as embodied in her new Autumn/Winter Collection 2017. Here, the designer’s fascination for the vulture and its physical characteristics provides inspiration for a collection both strong and seductive. Playing with hard and soft concepts, Layla explores animal instincts. The result is a collection of darker, more off-beat forms of style. These versatile designs speak to the powerful, sophisticated woman who is always ahead of the fashion curve. With a LYA LYA hand, a woman will explore her confident or sensuous side and stand out from the crowd. 

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MADISO

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‘MADISO’ is primarily a fashion accessories brand. Each piece is a unique formation of organic shapes that are carefully hand worked and hand embroidered on silk fabric. These creations are one of a kind and cannot be reproduced identically. A vast range of materials are carefully sourced for every individual piece, ranging from semi precious stones to chains, beads, crystals, acrylic, metal, mesh, pearls, and much more. Each design is a personal expression of ideas and narratives, thoughtfully planned and put together, before being hand sewn and hand crafted. The whole collection, from the smallest detail to the final creation, is a complete work of art and a labour of love.

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Rosa Maria Jewellery

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"Rosa Maria’s creations are made from a mix of silver and gold combined with a wild array of stones, such as rose-cut diamonds in different colors, rubies, sapphires, tourmalines and topaz. The raw, organic shapes of her pieces give wearers endless possibilities for adding more styles and combining them with one other each season.

It is like a puzzle with someone putting the bits together to create different combinations, explains Rosa Maria".

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RULA GALAYINI

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Rula Galayini is committed to creating dynamic accessories for a real life edge. Her AW 2016 collection, titled Rhythmic Hues is no exception to this.

In her latest collection, Rula challenges the notion of space, using a fusion of delicate, refined leathers and industrial materials elevated to luxurious appeal, by creating a notion of depth with essentially 2 dimensional surfaces.

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SAM JEWELS

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The CEO and founder of SaM jewels, Sabrina Mittler has been working in the jewelry and accessory business since the age of 18. In 2007 she started an apprenticeship at a traditional goldsmith. After gaining work experience, the german designer strengthened her knowledge in a contemporary jewelry studio. The variety of handcraft and design made her pursue academic studies in Applied Art & Design. During that time travelling influenced her creations. Photography became a major part of the design process. Ornaments as well as natural textures find their way into the designer‘s world. After receiving the Diploma of Art, Sabrina moved to the multicultural Dubai and launched her own label.

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Shvet

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Shvet is the journey of sibling Shweta Golechha and Saurabh Sukhani who curated the brand, which combines fashion and art into a refined conceptualized jewellery collection. A fusion of naive, stylized and urbane themes, Shvet uses the traditional adroit hand techniques with art and sterling silver to create a very light weight jewellery.

Shvet takes part in the best of fashion and lifestyle exhibitions across the country and is ready to dazzle the globe with its creative instinct.

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The O Jewelry

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Shamsa Al Omaira is a visual artist born in Abu Dhabi, UAE. In her work, she conceptually explores philosophy and the mind, which is deeply embedding in personal experience. Her ideas are expressed through a variety of media including painting, photography, printmaking, mixed media installation, and with found and collected materials. Through her process of art making, her work transcends and becomes a form of personal confessions, which are inspired by historical possessions and childhood memories.


Intrigued by the machination of the mind, Al Omaira enters a fascinating world through her creative practice, extensive research of ideas and various philosophical theories has led her to create works which question the complexity of the mind, the reflection of thought, conceptually parallels assorted mind theories to correspond with personal experience.

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VINITA MICHAEL

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Award winning  jewelry designer and gemologist, Vinita’s eponymous label strives to bring together the magnificence of unique design conceptualizations and intricate craftsmanship, in the form of jewelry and precious lifestyle products. Filigree, Repousse', Chasing, Engraving and Etching are some of the many rich metal crafts of the Indian Subcontinent that have encouraged her to experiment with the limitless possibilities in exploring the metallic surface. Today, Vinita specializes in both Fine Gold set with precious gems and Sterling Silver jewelry. Her pieces have adorned Bollywood celebrities such as Priyanka Chopra, Sonam Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Jacqueline Fernandez, to name a few.       
 
Besides developing collections for her own line, Vinita  also works on special commissioned projects for international jewelry and hi-fashion brands such as Tresemme’, Monsieur Fox, Al Mahmood Pearls, Amrapali Jewels, Anmol Jewellers, World Gold Council and Mikura Pearls, to name a few. 

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