Back again for its 5th edition, Market Outside the Box (MOTB), located in Burj Park, is showcasing an incredible range of products from local and emerging designers for shoppers to select from. From handwoven scarves, to original and eclectic jewellery collections, there will be a wide selection of beautiful pieces for fashionistas to discover at this year’s MOTB.
Here, Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), has revealed the top 10 items to buy at MOTB.
Kuna Each bag from this designer is handwoven using abaca, a durable and flexible nature fibre that it and resistant to salt water damage. Price: AED 480
RYM (by Reem Al Suwaid) The complex prints and unique patterns on this leather clutch makes it the perfect unisex accessory. Price: AED 188.4
Enfance France x Wouff from Caramel and Sun Enfance Paris offers an ultra rich organic soap, perfect for the daily wash of children between the age of 8 and 12. Made with organic moisturizing macadamia, shea butter and coconut oils, it gently nourishes and washes children’s skin. Price: AED 220
Jumeirah Road The Prehnite with Rose Quartz stones earrings are handcrafted in sterling silver with a shiny gold finish and have a butterfly closure. Price: AED 165
The 23rd edition of DSF, which runs until 27 January, is organized by the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism). The citywide extravaganza aims to offer residents and visitors enriching shopping experiences, the chance to win life-changing prizes and access to a range of family-oriented entertainment. The official partners for MOTB are Emaar, Nickelodeon and Red Bull.
Dulaab This blazer is from the very soft of material and comes in the finest shades of grey and red. Stylish and classic, it can be paired with a dress or a cool pair of trousers. Price: AED 830
Ilaria Paci Handmade in Italy, these earrings are inspired by the shape and colours of Hydrangea flowers, using Swarovski crystals and silver. They are very light to wear and suitable for both day and night looks. Price: AED 585
The Bowery Company This attractive contemporary table lamp features a beautiful blue porcelain base, making it an eye-catching decoration for the home. Price: AED 265
Urban Nest This beautiful vase is made of multicolor brass making it a true statement to place around the room. Price: AED 200
In addition to the exciting selection of retailers at this year’s MOTB, there will be a whole host of activities and entertainment including a mesmerizing magician, hip hop performances and a DJ. Not forgetting the mini shoppers, there will be some very special bedtime story-reading sessions for kids to enjoy each night. The free-to-enter market is open from 10am to 12am this weekend.
La Come Di The High Balloon Tote Bag from La Come Di is a very practical, complete with convenient interior zipper pocket compartments. The perfect bag to take shopping! Price: AED 275.5
The Javiers The Lapis Anguis bracelet is a unique item in Javier’s collection using, Lapis Lazuli. Lapis Lazuli, or lapis for short, is a deep blue, semi-precious stone prized since antiquity for its intense color. Price: AED 550