BRIDE Dubai 2013 gave a Show Stopping Performance
Officially launched by Her Highness Sheikha Sheikha Bint Saif, wife of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, BRIDE Dubai once again lived up to its name as the region’s biggest and most prestigious bridal event with a record breaking number of visitors flocking to the 2013 show.
The four day show hosted more than 300 leading global and regional wedding industry exhibitors showcasing everything from a dazzling range of dresses, shoes and accessories to photography, honeymoon packages, electronics and jewelry.
Among the collection of more interesting items on display were the unique mother of pearl clutch bags from Quirky, 17th century French perfume from Studio 90, Czech crystal studded platform shoes from the Shoe Palace as well as bespoke and embellished Turkish accessories that guests could enjoy in the Turkish Pavilion.
A highlight of the show was the headline sponsor LG, who gave visitors the chance to win amazing LG prizes including an Optimus G Smartphone, 21:9 Ultra Widescreen IPS Monitor and a 42 inch Full HD LED TV.
Other high-profile attractions included: silver sponsors and wedding film specialists Digitally; the unique Abaya and evening wear designer Mauzan; Art Clothing, Sana’a Kayum’s bespoke “Handloom at its Best” collection; dnata, one of the world’s largest air travel service providers; and Apparel Group featuring brands such as Dune, Nine West and Inglot.
The show also marked the launch of 20 exclusive Haute Couture Fashion Shows with outstanding performances from a phenomenal collection of designers including show opener Lamia Abinader, Saudi fashion designer Qassem Al Qassem’s Shalky collection, contemporary wedding dress designer Hana and Dar Swissa Fashion.
Guests also got to enjoy to the reappearance of one of the UAE’s favourite bridal designers, Khaled Khalil. The Palestinian designer made his return to Dubai for the first time since 2006 and wowed the crowds with his outstanding collection of custom-made wedding gowns.
Bride Club ME were proud media partners of both BRIDE events in Dubai and Abu Dhabi and look forward to more partnerships next year. Watch out for our monthly blog round up, where we talk you through all the bridal events we attended and participated in this month.