This month at d3

Sole DXB
Sole DXB, the region’s premier footwear, fashion and lifestyle fair, returns this weekend for its sixth edition with a heavyweight billing that includes leading names from the worlds of music, fashion, art and sport. Watch out for performances and talks from the likes of KANO Goldlink, NxWorries (Anderson .Paak + Knxwledge), and Jeff Staple.

December 7, 8 & 9 at d3.

For more info click here.

Where: d3 Waterfront

ECHO is the region’s first multi-sensory festival where art, design and technology intersect. Three days of workshops hosted by international experts, installations, a conference, and an immersive, audio-visual sound festival are united under the theme ‘Interacting with the Future’.

December 14, 15, 16 at d3.

For more info click here.

Where: Design Quarter.

d3 Art Market
d3 is hosting its first Art Market from December 21 till 23rd to support the UAE’s emerging and established creative community.

Up to 30 artists will be hand-picked to showcase their work to the city’s art lovers and engage with the culturally curious who may feel too intimidated by upmarket art galleries and fairs.

Art Market will be supported by live music, creative workshops, talks, panel discussions, poetry readings, and open mic performances. d3’s restaurants will support this unique initiative with special menus and culinary pop-ups.

For more info click here.

At the heart of great taste
Ligne Roset
Ligne Roset, the world leader in French contemporary furniture, has opened its flagship boutique at d3 in partnership with Le Cercle.

Working with the world’s leading designers such as Jean Nouvel, Pierre Paulin, Inga Sempe, Philippe Nigro and Michel Ducarov, the brand is present in more than 70 countries and shocases designer furniture, lighting and accessories.

Known for its innovation and traditional craftsmanship, creative research and enduring aesthetics Ligne Roset Dubai is now ready to assist the UAE’s design community in offering options of customizing sizes, leathers, colors and finishes to suit their specific requirements.

For more info click here

Where : Building 8, Ground Floor.
Chaps & Co Holiday gifting
Chaps & Co Gift Cards take the guesswork out of giving a gift. Your  friends and family can have their gift of choice from the Barber Services, therapy services and selection of products in store.

There are 5 types of gift cards and custom Gift boxes are also available upon request.

For more info click here.

Where : Building 7, Ground Floor.
Art Hub
Discover 2 solo artists exhibition during the month of December at Art Hub:

Narges Soleimanzadeh from December 5 till December 11.

Antanas Savickis from December 21 till January 1, 2018.

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Where : Building 7, Ground Floor.
LARTE Now Open
Now open at d3, the LARTE Project showcases the best of contemporary Italian design, culinary creativity and artistic expression in a casual licensed café restaurant.

Following the flagship concept in Milan, LARTE Dubai offers an all-day dining experience. Living by the philosophy of ‘bello, buono e ben fatto’, meaning ‘the beautiful, the good and the well-made’, the concept is a model of Italian excellence and hospitality.

Where : Building 10, Ground floor.
Craft Cafe: New Menu
Discover Craft Cafe’s new menu including a wide range of salads, poke bowls, new smoothies and healthy breakfast options.



Where : Building 10, Ground Floor.
The Cobbler Now Open
With a focus set on craftsmanship and traditions, The Cobbler is a destination for the shoe connoisseur where you will experience the highest level of service with a unique offering of Shoe Repair and Bag Cleaning & Restoration. You will also find the finest leather shoes and gentlemen accessories. And finally, you will receive the most valuable advices on how to take care of your shoes.
Where : Building 5, Ground Floor.
East Wing presents ”Plastic Sea” exhibition by Mandy Barker.
International photography platform East Wing celebrates the opening of its new gallery space in d3 with the beautiful and thought-provoking photography of UK artist, Mandy Barker, whose work highlights the impact of plastic waste on our environment and planet.

Mandy’s series ‘Beyond Drifting, imperfectly known animals’ was shortlisted for the 2017 Prix Pictet award and has now been made into a book.

Join us for the opening night on December 10, from 7pm – 10pm.

The exhibition will be running until February 10, 2018.

RSVP by emailing

Where : Building 2, Ground Floor.
House of Adore Event
d3 retailer, House of Adore invites you and your friends to their grand opening and fashion show on December 19 at 6pm.

For more information click here.

Where : Building 5, Ground Floor.
Eternal Rotation at AR Gallery
Have you spotted AR Gallery’s horse statues at d3?

These gigantic outdoor horsehead statues were created out of 4000 recycled aluminium cans by an international team of art students of Hungarian, Slovak, Czech and Emirati art universities and led by the Hungarian contemporary artist, Gergő Kovách.

The horseheads are willing to raise awareness and ask the following questions: do we consume more than we should? What are the risks of creating more and more waste every year?

For more info click here.

Where : Building 6, Ground Floor.
Costume Design Workshop with Swarovski Creative Centre
Swarovski invites you to a Costume Design workshop with BAFTA-winning Alexandra Byrne alongside a showcase of Swarovski’s crystal trends and innovations.

December 8
2.00pm till 5.00pm

Limited slots are available.

RSVP by emailing

Where : Building 7, Mezzanine level.
Looking for a place wrap your holiday gifts?

MASKA is a contemporary design-oriented gift wrapping concept store based at d3, stop by at their showroom to get your gifts wrapped using MASKA’s signature fabric wraps and much more.

For more info click here.

Where : Building 4B, 4th floor.
SemSem pops in d3
SemSem is a luxury ready-to-wear label for women and young girls by Egyptian-born Abeer Al Otaiba.

At the heart of SemSem is Al Otaiba’s mission to support women’s and children’s well-being around the world from how fabrics are sourced and how garments are sewed to supporting charities that make a difference to their lives.

Shop the Autumn/Winter 2017 collection and pre-order your Spring/Summer looks at the SemSem pop-up till December 9 at d3.

Where : Building 5, Ground Floor.

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