Al Bustan Centre & Residence, the deluxe hotel apartments which offer world-class services and facilities in the heart of Dubai, will house the Artisan Shop, a fashion boutique offering the latest breathtaking and stunning fashion creations to be managed by internationally-renowned Lebanese fashion designer Akl Fakih.
Akl Fakih along with famous celebrity singer Norhan and leading fashionistas in the UAE headed the opening ceremony recently at the property’s shopping arcade. Artisan Shop, the first in the UAE will display elegant fashion clothing including Fakih’s gorgeous and dramatic creations of evening gowns, fashionable clothing and accessories.
Moussa El Hayek, Chief Operating Officer of Al Bustan Centre & Residence said: “We are very privileged to be selected as the latest home of Artisan Shop that will be managed by Akl Fakih. Mr. Fakih is known for his creativity and extraordinary craftsmanship and displaying his creations at our property is indeed an honour for us. We look forward to a long partnership with the management of Artisan Shop including Mr. Fakih and share his goal of making fashion fun and approachable for all women. The agreement with Artisan Shop is another important achievement in our strategic business plan to build an unparalleled portfolio of exclusive brands within the centre.”
Fakih, known for his remarkable designs that boldly establish a new style that is distinct and elegant yet blends with contemporary fashion, is very excited about managing the shop. He said: “Al Bustan Centre & Residence is a one-stop shop for fashion enthusiasts and the brands located here are leaders in the market. The property is strategically located so fashion enthusiasts from the other emirates including Sharjah, Ajman, Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah will have easy and smooth access to the shop. I am glad to be managing the boutique and put my classic and stylish touch to it.”
Al Bustan Centre & Residence is one of the most well known and popular hospitality destinations in Dubai. Its shopping arcade is packed with the convenience of a modern day one-stop shopping and fun. With more than 95 shops, which include the leaders in the market like Paris Gallery and Damas and a wide selection of rich textile shops, offering ladies ready-to-wear clothes, evening gowns and other fashionable clothing of all ages, the place is a sure stop for fashion enthusiasts.