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Aigner launches Aigner Pour Femme Aigner Parfums have added a new name to their existing chain of fragrant indulgences. The Aigner Pour Femme, composed of refined ingredients is set to become a classic, with its unique and contemporary style. The top notes carry a spicy citrus feel with the blending of bergamot, black pepper and dew mandarin. Bulgarian rose, freesia and apricot amalgamates into a floral middle note while the base notes spell out a woody concoction with a touch of white musk, cedar wood heart, patchouli heart and amber. In all, the ultimate stop for femininity, elegance and sensuality, bottled up with an air of sophistication.
Tous H2O â€˜sustainableâ€™ collection
Tous H2O collection is inspired by a beautiful universe with sustainability. From this arises Tous H2O fragrances and jewellery. The Tous H2O Fragrance draws you closer to nature with its sparkling top notes of juicy lemon and lavender, giving way to the sweet smell of rose, jasmine and mandarin. The bottom notes take you to a woody world with cedar, amber and sandalwood, all obtained through sustainable forestry. Tous H2O jewellery collection is yet again defined by sustainability. The Tous H2O pieces, made of blue topaz, 18 carat yellow gold or sterling silver, are solidarity jewels that represent the drop of water. Natural raw organic materials, biodegradable bottle and eco-friendly packaging and components â€“ Tous H2O is perfect harmony between luxury and sustainability. 50
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The 70’s revival: Mango Trench coats, double-breasted jackets, corduroy and furs – a take on British country style. Mango’s latest autumn/winter collection is all set to unleash the late 70’s fashion parade. The classic collection comprises of textures of tweeds, corduroy, furs alongside flowing silks and gold highlights – a perfect contrast between the men’s and women’s wear. Great emphasis has been laid on proportions, mainly the waist. Flowing blouses with structured outerwear; longer skirts and wider trousers adds a classic appeal to it. Colours are mixed and matched creating a perfect harmony between elegance and tradition. Camel, grey, navy blue, warm browns and winter reds simply work the magic. With Scarlett Johansson, American actress, reappearing as the face for the Mango campaign, and the brand’s quality assurance, this collection promises to be a hit. Get set for the retro-rage!
Sportswear Gets Trendier:
If you thought sportswear is all about loose, casual, baggy outfits, Lacoste breaks the rules! Its Fall/Winter 2010 collection showcases a line of comfy, sophisticated and chic sportswear. Volume and oversized proportions is notable with over-worked sleeves for women and classy jackets for men. Vivid colours on sweaters, jumpsuit, coats and polo shirts, teamed with scarves, leggings and boots, makes the collection an enviable one. Its all about colour, fun and style, and Lacoste gives you just that!
Tod’s Autumn/Winter 2010 Collection The Fall collection is inspired by tradition. A chic but simple collection, with refined details and cuts, that is absolutely elegant and contemporary. The men’s collection has a cosmopolitan touch. Foot-wear comprises of lace-up boots, moccasin and riding boots, available in a range of colours and design showcasing timeless modernity and a hint of tradition. The selection of shoes is completed by a new sporty style, in either suede or vintage leather and perfect with casual jeans or formal trousers. The bags and briefcases display fine details and are ideal to carry for both office and weekends. The women’s collection boasts of expert craftsmanship. Leather ankle boots and moccasins dominate the foot-wear, exuding femininity in a contemporary look. Bags made with a selection of precious materials including classic leather, fox and matte crocodile is innately timeless and elegant. Tod’s collection is a set of masterpieces, that are strictly ‘Made in Italy’.
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Sparkly summer by Dior Summer will be sparkling, not with the heat, but with Dior’s latest jewellery collection – Dior Joaillerie – comprising of a necklace and bracelets, made with yellow and white gold. Diorette is a classy necklace made of yellow gold, with a sparkly duo of diamond and amethyst. Diorette Coccinelle and Diorette Marguerite are yellow gold bracelets, with the latter being diamond-studded. Diorette Papillon comes with a diamond pendant and made of white gold. Dior Joaillerie, a limited edition collection, is definitely a summer scorcher!
Wild Scent of Sephora Experience the wildest and most sensual scents captured by the latest Sephora Comptoir Sud Pacifique perfumes. The scent of ‘Nomaoud’ is filled with spicy woody notes alongside purple rose. The black musk, leather and amber leave a warm and mesmerising trail. ‘Oud Intense’ unearths an oriental scent rich in floral, woody and amber notes, all in perfect harmony. Be lost in the wilderness!
Corum launches new models of the Admiral’s Cup Celebrating the 50th year of the Admiral’s Cup model, Corum has introduced two time-pieces with a 44mm diameter profile. These models are available in black and white dials, with the conspicuous redlacquered split-second’s and small second’s hands. The Admiral’s Cup Black Split-Seconds 44 comes with a split-second function. A COSC-certified chronometer beats at 28,800 vibrations per hour and has a power reserve. The black or white dial displays three counters – minutes, hours and seconds. Both models are fitted with black vulcanised rubber crown guards that intensify the black and white contrast. The case is secured with a screw-locking transparent back, fitted with a sapphire crystal. The Admiral’s Cup Challenge 44 has a mechanical self-winding COSC-certified CO753 movement. The water-resistant case is fitted with a date corrector and the same three counters. These guaranteed water-resistant, stylish and sporty watches are perfect for those who love the sport of sailing.
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GLAM Beauty Awards 2010
With the growing abundance of beauty and cosmetic products in the market, the consumer is often spoilt for choice. But among all these products and brands, only a few stand out for the quality, performance and effectiveness they deliver. GLAM – Qatar’s only beauty magazine has announced Qatar’s first ever Beauty and Style Awards to recognise and award the best products and brands in the beauty business. A combination of reader votes and a jury ensures that only the most popular and by that logic the best performing products make the cut. This not only gives the readers of GLAM an instant must buy list but also acknowledges the brands which create these amazing products. FACES, Qatar’s leading cosmetics and beauty products retailer has partnered with GLAM to award the crème of the crop in the world of beauty. FACES, the must-go beauty destination believes that the voice of the consumers is the right basis to judge the winners of the much awaited Beauty Awards. What is it? It's all about recognising and
rewarding the best beauty brands in the country. It offers the readers and consumers an opportunity to vote for their favourite beauty products. What are the categories? GLAM Beauty Awards will recognise the best products and brands in Hair care, Fragrances, Cosmetics, Skin, Nails and Beauty Salons. When & where to vote? The campaign period for voting will run through May till November, 2010. December will have the count and winning brand/product will receive the recognition award from GLAM – Qatar’s only fashion magazine for the fashion conscious. People can vote by visiting FACES outlets at the Villaggio and Landmark Mall. Don't miss out on the amazing prizes that await the voters, from FACES! For more details call 44550983 or email at glam@omsqatar. com or refer the ads in GLAM and Woman Today magazines or visit any of the FACES outlets!
Get Beautiful... Get Revlon! Revlon has come up with the next generation of mascara – the new Revlon Double Twist. It combines the lash building properties of a traditional brush with the comb-through precision of a moulded brush. What you get is massive volume and definition with a rich colour impact. Love Lilac – the new collection of Revlon Nail Enamel and Revlon Super Lustrous Lipgloss comes in the must-have shade of Lilac Pastel. Revlon Lipgloss has a glossy formula that combines sheer colour and intense moisture with light-reflecting spheres to give amazing shiny and silky lips. Revlon Nail Enamel delivers perfectly smooth, streak-free colour to nails, giving an expert finish that is flawlessly shiny and lasts up to 10 days when used with Revlon base and top coat. A silky, sexy and brilliant look...that’s Revlon collection for you! AUGUST 2010
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Glam rocks Brazil GLAM, Qatar’s Only Fashion Title, was in W Hotel last June at Wahm and Crystal lounge for a sizzling Brazilian Party. The most in demand Brazilian DJ – DJ Miss Cady graced the evening with the trendiest crowd in Doha. And to top it all, Capoeira dancers performed by the pool at Wahm and by the dance floor in Crystal Lounge.
The nights are back
GLAM, Qatar’s Only Fashion Title, will once again be partying at Pearl Lounge Marriott’s selected ladies’ nights. Now on it’s third year, Be GLAM Nights at Pearl Lounge are scheduled to take place on September 20 and November 8, 2010, and January 10 and March 14, 2011. Complimentary subscriptions and exciting gifts awaits the ladies and the best dressed party goers. The event is supported by Virgin Megastore as the promotional partner, Alimsworld.com as the creative partner, Glow American Salon as the Salon Partner, Digitek as the Photography Partner, Trinity Talent Qatar as the Hostess Provider, and Faces as the Beauty Partner.