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Cheval Blanc Randheli, the secluded Maldivian paradise located in the Noonu Atoll, is a haven for families seeking the holiday of a lifetime.
The well-being of families has always been a key element of Cheval Blanc Randheli’s Art de Recevoir. From tailored amenities to made-to-measure events and bespoke food and beverage menus, there is something special for every guest from the young to the young-at-heart.
This year, an exciting new range of Family Experiences are unveiled by the Maison, with many designed for the whole family to enjoy together. From cookery and wellness, to adventure and sport, the new experiences feature activities to nourish and enchant young minds, turning an extraordinary holiday into the ultimate family adventure.
Alongside the charming Le Carrousel kids’ club, with a dedicated arts & crafts room and private pool welcoming children aged 3-12 years, and Le Paddock for teenagers, these tailored experiences ensure Cheval Blanc Randheli remains a family playground like no other…
Little Chef Experiences
Budding foodies can get hands-on with the Maison’s master chefs and learn exciting new skills in a range of culinary ateliers.
Family Culinary Afternoon
Show off a pizza dough spin and cookie decorating skills! From pizza to macarons, to smoothies and cookies, the Maison chefs will tailor a lesson completely to each participants’ taste buds. Hosted in the White, Diptyque, in-villa or at La Table de Partage, kids’ culinary skills will blossom in these hands-on interactive workshops. Children can follow the Maison’s chefs to a behind-the-scenes peek in Randheli’s magical kitchens! Aprons and chef hats provided.
Beachfront Picnic and Barbecue
Families can learn how the Maison’s masterful chefs prepare freshly caught fish (even the kids’ own catch of the day!), local island delicacies or classic favourites before indulging in a feet-in-the-sand beach barbecue and picnic with unparalleled views of the Maldivian sunset.
Family Health and Wellness
Creative family bonding is spurred with a Cheval Blanc Randheli Family Well-being Journey, including dedicated spa treatments for kids and a range of healthy activities to burn energy and feel fabulous!
Well-being Journey for Families
Always advocating family unity, Cheval Blanc Randheli has cleverly designed a Family Well-being Journey, the first of its kind in the Maldives.
An all-encompassing healthful and stimulating programme first brings families together for a daily sport activity, followed by festive fitness challenges such as Family Team Training or Beach Obstacle courses – a blast of friendly-competition taking place on the beach or in the Maison’s lush gardens.
After a day of movement and stimulation, families are invited to partake in one-of-a-kind spa and relaxation rituals, with treatment aiming to provide an interactive wellness education for all.
To ignite family-bonding and encourage teamwork, the Maison’s chefs host private in-kitchen lessons. From dough-throwing competitions and giant clouds of flour created in a Pizza Workshop to a Father-Son Barbecue Stand-off, these culinary experiences inspire creativity whilst teaching about healthful food choices.
Jungle Island Bootcamp
Guests can get fit, get strong, and get in touch with the inner commando at Maakurandhoo Jungle Bootcamp! Designed with a ‘raw’ approach to fitness, this session tests strength and cardiovascular fitness in the beautiful jungle setting of Maakurandhoo Island. The Maison’s Personal Trainer leads this captivating outdoor experience that gets the heart pumping in a most entertaining style. From kettle ball lifts to tire throws, every muscle is tested in this feet-in-the-sand workout.
Family Olympic Games
Let’s get moving together! Parents and children are invited to a fun-filled Olympic games on the beach! From ‘Pop my Balloon’ to Beach Races and Tug-of-War, Randheli’s beach comes alive with friendly competition.
Discovery with a Marine Biologist
Every year, the Maison welcomes a marine biologist extraordinaire to show guests the magic of the underwater world of the Noonu Atoll.
With a series of special events including nature survival walks, snorkel and dive safaris and interactive lectures, guests are encouraged the dive deeper into the beautiful Maldivian environment and discover the dazzling seabed and neighbouring jungles for an unparalleled island discovery.
Action and Adventure
Kids can learn new skills and experience heart-racing water-sports, creating extraordinary memories to take home…
Little fishermen and women can test the waters and learn new fishing skills! Kids and parents can try their hand at local-style fishing in the sparkling Noonu Atoll waters. From big game fishing to relaxed, small fish catch-and-release, the skilled Maison Ambassadeurs will teach the ins-and-outs of the tackle box.
Family Jet Ski Adventure
Hop-on and ride away on a family jet-ski adventure with the Cheval Blanc Randheli Watersports Team! The tour jets off to Five-Island destination where soft sandbanks and spectacular experiences await! From swimming, to basking in the Maldivian sun, to photoshoots, a picnic or manta ray spotting, Five-Island is truly an unmissable spot.
A World of Attentions
At Cheval Blanc Randheli, the friendly team of Alchemists are always on hand to prepare specific requests and recommendations for children, teens and families. Varied daily activity programmes are always available to younger guests, including creative activities such as Kite Flying on the beach and Flip-Flop painting. The fun continues into the evening with night activities such as Ghost Crab Hunting, Mini-Disco Parties or Outdoor Movie Nights at Le Carrousel!
Teens will discover their own programme of fun at Le Paddock, with daily activities such as French Bowls or Table Tennis Challenges plus an exciting range of new adrenaline-infused motorised watersports for speed junkies!
The Maison hosts a line of tailored babies’ and kids’ menus and a complete line of children’s amenities, including special bathroom products and nightly turn-down gifts. The Cheval Blanc Spa welcomes children to discover carefully tailored treatments – alone or alongside a parent during Mother-Daughter rituals or Father-Son treatments – from mini-Guerlain facials to mini-mani-pedis. At Cheval Blanc Randheli, little guests always feel special!
We at the Sept PR headquarters are catching football fever with the upcoming Euro Cup and where better to watch the matches than at the top venues in Dubai – CLAW, Casa de Tapas and Emirates Golf Club.
CASA DE TAPAS
Watch all the Action from Europe’s Football Greats as Casa de Tapas Showcases UEFA Eurocup 2016
Casa de Tapas is gearing up to the biggest sporting event of the year, all UEFA’s Eurocup 2016 matches are to be screened live in the venue, direct from France. All eyes will be on Group D at this renowned Spanish favorite and as the nation’s play out the competition, Casa de Tapas will be offering guests a variety of drinks specials to match the action, alongside signature tasty tapas and home style Spanish dishes.
Fans of all national teams will be able to enjoy all the matches across Casa de Tapas’ 14 screens, including one large projection screen which is sure to transport guests right to the centre of the game. From Friday 10th June to Sunday 10th July all Eurocup fans can take advantage of the Casa de Tapas promotions including five bottles of beer for only AED 99 and a jug of Spanish sangria for AED 90 throughout the 90 minutes of the game.
In addition, Casa de Tapas offers seven private booths within the restaurant that have individual TV screens, the perfect option for groups of friends these can be pre-booked for a preferred game at any time. Get in early for the football event of the year at Casa de Tapas, a celebration of sports, food, fun and entertainment.
Casa de Tapas Contact:
Phone: +971 4 4161 800
THE COUNTDOWN IS ON, JOIN THE TEAM AND GET READY TO TURN ON THE EURO 2016 FOOTBALL FEVER AT CLAW
Football Fanatics Can Catch All Games Live Alongside Delicious Promotions
This summer sees UEFA’s highly anticipated Euro 2016 kick into action, and to mark the momentous championship, CLAW will be pulling out the team jerseys and turning up the volume for a bumper month of on-pitch antics, live from France’s leading cities, on all 15 TV’s. Throughout the tournament, every match will be screened live and teamed up with not one but several food and drinks promotions.
CLAW’s private gaming den The Barn, will be exclusively opening its doors (Sunday – Tuesday) for footie enthusiasts to have even more space to revel in the beautiful game and admire the ball skills of Europe’s leading players. Gents (and cowgirls) doning their team shirts can receive a free shot every time their team scores a goal – just shout out the team name and CLAW’s bar boys will be right on hand! That’s not all….to quench a thirst and satisfy a craving; match watchers can buy a bucket of beer and devour a portion of its best-selling Buffalo/BBQ Wings for a CLAW-dropping AED 145!
CLAW will be throwing a footie themed night to remember on Friday 10th June to mark the very first game of the competition. Viewers can catch the first match between France and Romania at 11.00pm, and why not head to The Barn – the ultimate games room – for full commentary, cold beers and CLAWsome cocktails.
Support your team, and enjoy every nail biting moment of this summer’s most important games, all shown live at CLAW from Friday 10th June through to the final on Sunday 10th July. For reservations or more information contact 04 4322300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: +971 4 432 2300
EMIRATES GOLF CLUB
Catch all the Big Match Football Action and More at
Emirates Golf Club’s Football Central
Non-stop Live Football Action served up with Delicious Food, Giant Jenga and a Host of Competitions
Starting on June 10th, the ultimate destination in Dubai to soak up the game’s electric atmosphere is the designated football fan zone at Emirates Golf Club. Catch all the Euros matches live at Football Central, a dedicated venue for people who love football!
With 22 television screens and two big screens, indoors and outdoors, football fanatics needn’t worry about missing a moment of the action – be it a goal, red card or penalty. Whilst soaking up the game, guests can head dive into a selection of food and drink offers, including a ‘Pint & Burger’ for AED99 and a host of sharing platters, salads and quesadillas to fuel them through a night of cheering on their team.
The optional fan package, priced at AED80, will not only give access to round the clock football but a ‘fan-tastic’ T-shirt, two beverages and a tasty snack. For those wishing to enjoy shisha on the sidelines, head outdoors to one of the impressive large screens where diners can keep their eyes glued to the coverage.
The larger group of supporters can opt for one of the corporate package options; which can be snapped in anything from five to fifteen game packages, all including a generous food and drink offering and a guaranteed table in prime locations. Table packages are available for groups of four or ten with the option of indulging in a full buffet or a tasty tray of snacks.
Half time activities during the evenings include giant Jenga, floor foosball, predict the score and the dribble challenge, as well as ongoing competitions throughout the tournament to win a table for four at the final match on 10th July, inclusive of F&B vouchers.
All guests are welcome to turn up on the night however table reservations are highly recommended for those not wanting to miss out. To reserve your table and guarantee seats, please call +971 4 417 9999 or email email@example.com.
Grab your friends, sport your team’s colours and celebrate the biggest tournament in European football with help from official sports media partner Sport 360 and official beverage partner MMI at Dubai’s central football hotspot at Emirates Golf Club.
Emirates Golf Club Contact:
Phone: +971 4 417 9999
Mother’s day is today and we at SEPT PR would like to honor all the mother’s out there and to do so, we compiled a Mother’s Day special at the top venues in Dubai to spend it with the fambam! (family)
Dubai Golf – The Boardwalk
Have a Mother’s Day out every Monday to Thursday between 12noon and 5pm and enjoy Boardwalk’s special offer allowing Mums to relax and dine whilst the little ones visit our fully supervised kid’s zone!
Mums can indulge in their delicious lunch buffet with two soft beverages for just AED 90 whilst children enjoy a kids meal and up to three hours access to Boardwalk kids zone for AED 50.
The Boardwalk contact
Phone: +971 4 295 6000
Award-winning Ristorante and Beach Club RIVA has launched Pizza Per Tutti, its new Monday night experience, ideal for families and great value; diners will receive a free kids pizza for every regular pizza purchased.
Save time cooking and treat the little ones to a delicious Mother’s day out that’s packed with fresh ingredients, all curated by Head Chef Rashid. Located on the Palm Jumeirah and known for its homemade pizzas, RIVA is the perfect neighbourhood eatery for everything from a spontaneous week-night meal to a family celebration.
Guests who prefer to keep to the classics can choose from a variety of signature pizzas from the The Frutti Di Mare topped with a range of seafood favourites or the Quattro Formaggi, ideal for cheese lovers. For guests looking after something a little more experimental, the artisan pizzas such as The Aragosta, with juicy tomatoes, mozzarella and a whole fresh Canadian lobster, and the Tartufo with tomatoes, mozzarella and black truffles are set to satisfy. Each handmade pizza is also available to order with a 100% gluten free base.
Phone: +971 4 430 9466
Casa de Tapas
Celebrate Mother’s Day the Spanish way at Casa de Tapas, the only place in town that can give you a true essence of Spain.
Transporting guests to the cobble-stoned streets of España one delicious dish at a time, Casa De Tapas, since its inception has become a home away from home.
In celebration, Casa de Tapas will be hosting ‘Tasty Tapas Mondays’ where Families will delight in an array of new delectable dishes, including Ensalada De Cangrejo, Crab salad in homemade mayonnaise, Tomate Aliña, Heirloom tomatoes dressed with garlic, parsley, tomato vinegar and sea salt, Albondigas De Pollo Con Salsa De Tomate, Chicken meatballs in tomato sauce and Paella The Cordero Y Alcachofas with rice, lamb, artichokes and vegetables.
Casa de Tapas Contact:
Phone: +971 4 4161 800
Apples & Drawers
Looking for the perfect mother’s day gift? Look no further because we, at Sept PR, have the perfect present for all mums in town. Apples & Drawers is your ultimate online shopping destination for the most fashionable and stylish lingerie and sleepwear. Exclusively stocking the hottest international brands and hidden gems from around the world, the curated collection offers everything from flirty intimates, comfortable every day underwear, distinctive sleepwear, pretty maternity choices and sensual bridal sets.
For Mother’s Day this year, luxury brands that fall under the spotlight are Deshabille for comfortable everyday sleepwear to chic and contemporary Australian sleepwear from Masini & Chern.
They also have a little something for expecting mothers and it’s the perfect gift for new mums celebrating their first mother days.
Apples&Drawers collections come elegantly wrapped boxed and without price tags, making them ideal gifts for friends or loved ones.
Little girls often play pretend by dressing up as their moms. Glamonyou has a collection that will turn little girls into little princesses by looking just as glamorous as their moms. Perfect for a day at the beach, birthday celebrations, elegant play dates, parties, weddings or Mother’s Day, – ‘Little Miss’ by GlamOnYou features an eclectic selection of basics and occasion wear for young girls. This Mother’s Day, Glamonyou allows you to choose just the perfect unique gift for your unique daughter.
For further information please visit www.glamonyou.com
What better way to celebrate and remember Mother’s Day than with our favorite Luxury Design House, Deema.
Award winning design house Deema specializes in the creation of bespoke luxury jewelry, chinaware, and fine artefacts. The brand, led by Mother and Daughter design duo Shadya Al Ismaily and Suad Al Riyami which is perfect reason why this brand is so special for Mother’s Day this year.
Featuring one of a kind, handmade creations inspired by arts, heritage, nature and culture; Deema’s new collection comprising of the finest jewelry and homeware will be available in the new boutique and available to order online www.deemaoman.com. The highly anticipated new collection boasts unique pieces of the highest quality; with an emphasis on excellent craftsmanship and an innovative twist on traditions, the brand reflects the very essence of luxury.
Four distinct lines make up the Deema brand; Islamic Heritage, Heritage, Architecture, and Nature, each including its own beautiful assortments, with individual inspirations and telling their own exceptional story.
Prices start from AED 1746
Other Deema collections include Butterfly, Eqaam, Deco Art and exclusively for men, Opera and Riyam.
Deema Oman has recently launched their very first stand-alone boutique in Muscat, Oman. All of the collections will be available for purchase at the boutique. Opening hours are 10 am – 2pm and 4pm – 9pm from Saturday to Thursday and 5pm – 9pm on Friday.
We at the Sept PR headquarters are getting in the mood for love and what better way than at the top venues in Dubai to spend Valentine’s Day; CLAW, Casa de Tapas, Dubai Golf and RIVA.
To make things easier, we have compiled a Valentine’s Day round-up with all the information you will need below.
Single, married or in the honeymoon phase, CLAW’s Love Shack is bound to tick a box or two… From Friday 12th through to Sunday 14th February, guests can expect to see CLAW like never before as it’s transformed into the Love Shack; one side will be cupid’s haven, with the other half appealing to those who welcome Valentine’s as much as a pending deadline.
The Love Shack is a little old place where food lovers (we) can get together, with diners encouraged to dress in the colours of love or deep and dark if part of Team Anti to enjoy its renowned Rock Star Brunch. Diners will be sat depending on which colours are worn, so it’s up to the guests to decide on which section best fits – red or black. To make sure it’s well and truly a memorable brunch, Calvin and the gang will be installing a photobooth to capture all of those magic moments. Brunch packages start from AED 229 through to AED 399 for The Professional, expect CLAW-some signature dishes, drinks a-plenty as well as a range of cocktails and shooters.
Headin’ on down to the Love Shack, Calvin and the kitchen heroes have also rustled up the ‘Lovers’ and ‘Anti-Valentine’s’ set-menus, which include three courses and a beverage. Both menus are available from 7pm Friday through to Sunday, all of this for a yummy price of AED 250 per person, whether that be a BFF, crush, the team or special someone.
That’s not all, as the funky little shack, a.k.a CLAW’s now infamous Barn will be screening a series of rom-com box office hits ‘Drive In’ style. Guests can expect tear jerkers to sweet happy endings, films will be announced on CLAW’s Facebook on the run-up to the Love Shack takeover.
Huggin’ and a-kissin’, dancin’ and a-lovin CLAW’s Love Shack is set to be the ultimate haven for those looking to embrace the love or run a mile from it.
Phone: +971 4 432 2300
Casa de Tapas
The Spanish are known for romantic gestures and excellent cuisine, so where better to celebrate the most romantic day of the year than Dubai’s renowned Spanish favourite, Casa de Tapas. Couples dining at the Creekside venue can enjoy a famous Spanish love affair, the perfect match of Paella and Sangria.
All perfectly matched couples can dine on a delicious 2-4-1 menu of signature Spanish picks, Paella complimented with sangria on Sunday 14th February all. Couples will also be entered to win a complimentary Padel Tennis lesson; famous in Spain as the most fashionable sport to play as a couple. Winners can visit Emirates Golf Club to book the prize to ensure its game, set and match this Valentine’s Day.
With a romantic candlelit setting, live band playing classic love songs and stunning views across Dubai’s skyline, choose Casa de Tapas for a memorable evening with your ‘mi amor’.
On 12th February, things are set to heat up as Casa de Tapas hosts the most sizzling fiesta in town with its Latin Lover’s Brunch. With all the usual Friday favorites’ plus a playful dress code of Red, Amber or Green, hinting if you are taken, open for discussion or available; expect a mischievous brunch party where cupid is nowhere to be found…
Casa de Tapas Contact:
Phone: +971 4 4161 800
Love is in the air and Dubai Golf understands that no couple is the same so between the offerings at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club and Emirates Golf Club, guests will have plenty of lavish options to choose from. Whether wishing to fine dine with loved ones or try something new with close friends, the day is guaranteed to be memorable one.
On Sunday 14th February from 7pm, go on an enchanting journey with Le Classique and indulge in a decedent six course menu with French flair prepared by Chef Remi. Choose to dine indoors or enjoy the weather on the terrace with stunning views over the Dubai skyline.
Down at Dubai Creek, guests can dine under the stars at Boardwalk between 7pm and 11:30pm while enjoying a fresh five-course Mediterranean dinner on the deck, guaranteed to be nothing short of magical.
Those looking to celebrate the most romantic day of the year with a difference can hop on board on one of the BBQ Donuts. From noon to 9pm impress loved ones with a private journey along the renowned Dubai Creek. Enjoy the serene surroundings and sensational views while relishing in a special menu customised to specific preferences by the Chef.
Emirates Golf Club
AED 850 per couple for six course set sharing menu with a glass of bubbly on arrival and Valentine’s chocolates to take away
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
AED 260 per person inclusive of three course menu and a welcome drink
AED 720 per couple inclusive of three course menu and a bottle of sparkling
AED 1,000 per couple including personalised menu with soft beverages and two hours sailing
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club Contact:
Phone: +971 4 295 6000
Cupid’s month is just around the corner and for those looking to treat a loved one this Valentine’s Day, the award-winning RIVA Ristorante has created a bespoke, Italian inspired set menu.
The Valentine’s menu begins with fresh Lobster Carpaccio and Caviar, followed by Goats Cheese Agnolotti with Saffron and Tomato. Guests can then choose from either RIVA’s popular Grilled Beef Fillet with Truffle Potato or fresh Pan Fried Red Mullet with Ratatouille. The menu ends with a selection of desserts followed by a digestif and is priced at AED 650 per couple. For diners wishing to pair the menu with a his and hers welcome cocktail and bottle of Rose the price is AED 999 per couple.
Diners can choose to dine in RIVA’s contemporary and cool toned ristorante or al fresco to enjoy the views. The evening’s chill-out soundtrack will be provided by resident DJ Pascal, who be playing out on RIVA’s famed Gazebo Bar. Following dinner, couples and friends alike can unwind in the outdoor shisha terrace or gazebo bar and continue the night with signature cocktails under the stars.
The menu is exclusively available on Sunday 14th February from 6.00pm through to 11.30pm, with reservations advised.
Notes To Editors
RIVA’s Valentine Menu:
Lobster Carpaccio with Caviar, Candied Cherry & Citrus Dressing
Goat Cheese Agnolotti with Saffron, Tomato & Mint
Grilled Beef Fillet with Honey Glazed Carrot, Truffle Potato, Cep’s Jus
Pan Fried Red Mullet with Ratatouille, Tomato Saffron Sauce
Mango Coconut Mousse Bar, Chocolate Almond Sponge, Mango Sorbet
Italian Macarons with Tea or Coffee
Phone: +971 4 430 9466
We at the Sept PR headquarters are gearing up for all the exciting things 2016 holds, but of course, we need to send 2015 off in style and what better way to do this than with our favourite venues; Casa de Tapas, Cielo, CLAW, Dubai Golf, Kanpai, OKKU and RIVA.
To make things easier, we have compiled a New Year’s round-up with all the information you will need below. Please do let us know if you need any further details and/or imagery.
Casa de Tapas
New Year’s Eve
For the biggest party night of the year, Casa de Tapas is hosting a truly entertaining fiesta. The night will host a celebratory brunch party full of Spanish dishes and signature Casa de Tapas favourites.
Dance to the tunes of the live house band and talented DJ Antonio, and welcome in the New Year in true Spanish style with the 12 grapes tradition, eating a grape with each bell strike at midnight. To top it all off, enjoy breathtaking views across Dubai Creek with a prime view of Park Hyatt and Burj Khalifa fireworks. The celebrations start at 8pm where guests can choose from two options, the house spirits package for AED549 and the sparkling package at AED699.
New Year’s Day
Casa de Tapas welcomes all guests back to continue the celebrations for the first chapter of 2016. Guests in need of a recovery brunch can enjoy a selection of signatures, but the real treat will be its DIY Bloody Mary’s. Lovers of the classic cocktail will be equipped with everything they need to create the ideal Bloody Mary, from celery sticks to a dash of red grape; with all the ingredients on the table guests can sit back, relax and enjoy the start of the year. Three packages are on offer for the January 1st party – food & Soft drinks at 249 AED, food & house Spirits at 299 AED and food, sparkling cava & house spirits at 349 AED.
Casa de Tapas Contact:
Phone: +971 4 4161 800
To celebrate everything that was 2015 and welcome in the New Year, Cielo will be hosting internationally recognized DJ Vassili Tsilichristos as he brings the latest chapter of his Made In Mykonos party to Dubai. The globally celebrated event will transport revellers into 2016 to the sounds of hedonistic house music against Cielo’s stunning panoramic backdrop of Dubai’s skyline, as well as offer premier views of the Burj Khalifa’s famed fireworks.
The rooftop bar and lounge will be open from 10.00pm through to 4.00am, offering welcome cocktails and canapes on arrival. Guests can choose from a number of packages, from table reservations starting at AED 4,000 through to it to its open bar offering at AED 499 – tickets are limited and will be available on an early bird basis - guests can enjoy a range of celebratory house beverages, hops and cocktails. In addition Cielo’s recently launched Latin American A La Carte menu will also be available throughout the evening.
Cielo is set to be the perfect location for Dubai residents and visitors to dance under the stars and witness the magnificent fireworks; all to a mix of upbeat sounds to ensure 2016 gets off to the ultimate start.
Phone: + 971 4 4161 8000
See in the New Year in star-spangling style with Calvin’s CLAW-some NYE brunch! From 7.00pm all the way through till 1am, cowboys and cowgirls are in for one rodeo ride of gut busting, mouthwatering, thirst quenching treats. Packages for the night include:
AED 449 – Soft drinks and full buffet of signature sizzling & BBQ favourites, with an elaborate seafood bath and two roasted-to-perfection beef and turkey carvery options.
AED 499 – House beverages, grapes, hops, cocktails and bubbles with a full buffet of signature sizzling and BBQ favourites, with an elaborate seafood bath and two roasted-to-perfection beef & turkey carvery options.
CLAW’s resident DJ will be keeping the decks spinning, with back-to-back guilty pleasure inspired party anthems throughout the ages, to bring in a brand spanking New Year – have those dancing shoes at the ready! The venue itself will be decked out with the brightest balloons, tickertape, streamers, party poppers and a whole load of celebratory props to make those snap-happy moments pop. Don’t forget to listen out to the team hollering in the arrival of CLAW’s shot train, which will make stops at all tables throughout the night.
CLAW’s New Year’s Eve brunch must be pre-booked and paid for in advance, diners will have the tables for the full night. Entrance passes must be collected from the venue by Wednesday 30th December, full event guide lines for entrance to Downtown and Souk Al Bahar will also be provided. Party revelers and firework lovers, fear not as re-entry following the Burj Khalifa’s spectacular display will be welcomed to ensure 2016 gets off to a CLAW-tastic start! Let the good times roll!
Phone: +971 4 432 2300
Toast the New Year with an extra sparkle and class at the Legendary Snow Party in Legends from 8pm to 2am. Enjoy an extensive dinner buffet with a glass of bubbly on arrival, live entertainment from an awesome four piece band and live DJ all evening long at the Club’s most glamorous party celebration!
For a Parisian chic New Year the Moulin Rouge Gala Dinner at Le Classique will be the place to be. Enjoy an extensive gourmet buffet with a glass of premium bubbly on arrive and unlimited selected beverages all evening long at the Club’s most glamorous party celebration!
Phone: +971 4 295 6000
Le Classique Contact:
Phone: +971 4 417 9999
NEW YEAR’S EVE FIVE-COURSE SET MENU
Located in the heart of Souk Al Bahar, the centre of Dubai New Year celebrations, Kanpai is set to be the perfect location to see in 2016 with friends and loved ones. Offering several exclusive menus to suit every party-goer and palate, guests can choose from Kanpai’s five-course tasting menu; which includes smoked miso salmon, syphon bonito flavored soy soup, Blackmore wagyu beef ending with the sweet notes of the ‘Fire’ element from the dessert menu, priced from Aed 349 per person on Aed 599 per couple including soft drinks. Executive Chef Song, has also created a vegetarian five-course set-menu option with dishes ranging from Betonamu Nama Harumaki, seared tofu steak, as well as assorted mochi and macaroons priced from Aed 299 per person to Aed 499 including soft drinks. Kanpai’s resident DJ will be mixing feel-good beats alongside a live percussionist to ensure guests are dancing their way into 2016. Both menus all offer an unlimited bubbles package, to ensure the New Year is seen in, in sparkling style, priced from Aed 649 per person or Aed 599 per person with the vegetarian tasting menu. Guests choosing from the set-menu will each receive a gold wrist-band allowing for re-entry to Souk Al Bahar following the fireworks.
NEW YEAR’S EVE FINGER FOOD AND BEVERAGE MENU
For guests who are looking for a lighter option or for larger groups, Kanpai has created its Lounge Finger Food and Unlimited Beverage menu. Priced at Aed 399 per person guests can enjoy a selection of unlimited house beverages and a signature Kanpai platter made up of miso salmon, octopus ball with soy vinegar and bonito flakes, slow cooked shrimp and soy marinated cherry tomato, micro herbs and yuzu citrus miso.
In addition to the Lounge menu, Kanpai will also be offering a premium party pass at Aed150, which can be bought following the purchase of an earlier package and offers five premium drinks. For those who are lovers of spontaneity and late night celebrating Kanpai has its Late Night New Year’s Eve beverage menu, available after the fireworks through to 2.00am. Guests can enjoy the start of 2016 with free flowing house beverages for Aed 299 per person.
NYE PACKAGE BREAKDOWN
Five Course New Year’s Eve Tasting Menu
Non Alcoholic Package – Aed 349 per person or Aed 599 per couple
House Pouring Package – Aed 449 per person or Aed 799 per couple
Bubbly & House pouring Package – Aed 649 per person or Aed 1,199 per couple
Five Course New Year’s Eve Vegetarian Tasting Menu
Non Alcoholic Package – Aed 299 per person or Aed 499 per couple
House Pouring Package – Aed 399 per person or Aed 699 per couple
Bubbly & House pouring Package – Aed 599 per person or Aed 1,099
For Walk-Ins and Additional Options
Aed 399 – Two hour package of free flowing house beverages and a selection of canapes in Kanpai’s Lounge (reservations preferable)
Aed 299 – For walk-in guests after the fireworks display a free-flowing house beverages drinks-only package
Aed 150, Premium Party Package – Upgrade and a enjoy a further five premium spirit based drinks
Phone: +971 4 441 9262
OKKU will be journeying back through time this New Year’s Eve bringing the definitive ‘Back to the Future’ party to welcome in 2016. Partygoers will be taken through a jukebox of 80’s, 90’s and current tunes by superstar resident DJ Yiannis, while indulging on an incredible menu of OKKU’s renowned first class food and drinks.
With two seatings available on the night, there is a gastronomic offering to suit all: one kicking off at 7pm-9.30pm, tailored towards those who are looking to spoil themselves to a lavish early evening dinner before embracing the night ahead and a second seating 9.30pm-late for celebrators looking to dine and OKKU in welcoming the New Year in with a bang!
Guests will be wowed by a beautiful menu full of signature OKKU dishes from their multi-award winning menu, including classics such as the sumptuous Yuzu-Saikyo Miso Black Cod, Wasabi Rock Shrimp and not forgetting star creations like the ‘O’ Style Avocado Volcano and the all-time favourite Spicy Tuna on Crispy Rice alongside a prime selection of sushi. The first seating, costing AED595, will include bubbles, spirits and Italian grape and the second seating, costing AED795, will include spirits, Italian grape as well as premium French bubbles.
Beautiful food, incredible drinks and an unstoppable stylish party crowd will guarantee OKKU to be the place to wave goodbye to 2015 and say hello to an exciting 2016!
Phone: + 971 (0) 4 501 8777
End the year in spectacular style celebrating under the stars at the award-winning boutique RIVA Beach Club and Ristorante. In addition to offering a number of party packages from dinner to drinks, guests will have stunning views of Dubai’s renowned and globally recognized fireworks. Resident DJ Carlos will be transporting revelers right through to the new year.
Located on the Shoreline, Building 8, Palm Jumierah, RIVA has designed three exclusive packages for guests to enjoy while celebrating the New Year. From 8pm until 12am, guests can choose from the Food, Gold and Platinum packages.
The Food Package
Consisting of a 4-course menu with specially crafted dishes such as Creamed Pea, Leek and Potato Soup with Truffle, Marinated Beef Carpaccio with Quail Eggs, Rucola, Parmesan and Horseradish Mayo, Herb Crusted Salmon with Cauliflower Puree & Steamed Veggies and a Trio of Desserts – Coconut Pannacotta, Gianduja Chocolate Tart, Tiramisu for AED 550 per person.
For the herbivores, RIVA has curated a special menu consisting of Balsamic Marinated Beetroot, Walnuts, Goat Cheese, Asian Mix & Orange, Vegetable, Mushroom Wellington with Creamy Potato Mash, and Wild Mushroom Risotto – everyone is guaranteed to leave happy.
Inclusive of the 4-course menu as well as spirits, grape and hops for AED1,050 per person
Including everything from the Gold package with the addition of bubbly for AED1,250 per person
Guests also have the option to relax in the outdoor Gazebo Lounge from 7pm until 2am. Book a 5-seater lounger for AED2,500, which includes two bottles from the bottle menu or AED3,200 which includes 2 bottles and some antipasti to share.
Those who prefer to keep it casual can choose to walk in and enjoy the open bar from 8pm to midnight for AED600 per person.
With the Italian style Ristorante, open air terrace, Gazebo poolside bar and the private beach, there is no better place to host a party this New Year’s Eve.
Phone: +971 4 430 9466
Wishing you a wonderful new year from Team Sept PR xx
Aranaz, an international fashion accessories label that celebrates luxury tropical lifestyles, has entered the UAE market by debuting its classic collection of handmade, carefully crafted beach bags and clutches.
The Aranaz collections are designed and created in the Philippines and sold worldwide, from New York to London, and now in the UAE. Each bag is crafted using locally sourced products and specialised techniques such as woven sea grass, wood engravings and mother of pearl inlay. The intricate and eye-catching designs make Aranaz bags a favorite among royals, celebrities and the jet-set.
Amina Aranaz, part of the mother-daughters trio behind the Aranaz brand and its collections, said: “We are thrilled to have a presence in the UAE. The country offers a great lifestyle for its residents and visitors with so many fashionable people who I think will be drawn to the unique offerings of our bags.
“What we offer are fun, statement pieces with functionality – a great addition to enhance any summer outfit,” she added.
The Aranaz collection is now available at select S*uce boutiques or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
It’s that time of the year again where we’re switching our strappy tops and short shorts for boots and furry coats. This desert land surely does surprise us with winter every year. It’s also the time of the year where you buy gifts for your near and dear ones yes, it’s Christmas month! With only a couple of days to go until the big day we thought why not make life simpler for everyone and write about our TOP 5 DIY GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS? It’s creative, pretty and made by you start feeling the Christmas spirit and let’s get wrapping.
Idea #1 Easy peasy brown paper gift wrapping
It’s as simple it looks. All you need is:
- Pencil with an eraser top
- White or any color stamp pad
- Brown paper roll
- Flowers – for decoration
Just follow the steps as shown in the picture and voila – a pretty and elegant gift wrap result
Idea #2 Quirky chalkboard packaging
You will need:
- Black craft paper roll
- Chalk/White paint marker/Color pencil/White pen
- Some fun images
Put them all together and end up with a cute, quirky and fun Christmas wrapping idea.
Idea #3 Chic gift wrapping idea with cinnamon sticks for a Christmas touch
You will need:
- Brown paper roll
- Decorative leaves
- Cherry beads/any decorative beads
- Cinnamon sticks
Put them all together and what have you got? A chic Christmas inspired wrapped gift
Idea #4 Fall inspired feather gift wrap idea
All you need:
- Paper feathers (tutorial below)
- Colorful woolen yarn
- Colored paper roll
Paper feather tutorial:
Idea #5 BOW – yes, the classic bow – you can never go wrong with a bow. Below is a step by step tutorial to achieve the perfect bow.
And that’s a wrap! We hope we have given you enough ideas to make your gift special, meaningful and perfect.
Let the countdown begin!
Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Love, Team Sept x
Leading Danish jewellery brand Louise Kragh has created an exclusive limited edition collection to celebrate UAE’s National Day.
The limited edition collection features a range of styles including rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets, all in 24 carat gold. The UAE and Pan-Arab colours of red, green, white and black are featured throughout the range, symbolizing Arabian unity. The national holiday and festivities leading up to the National Day are the perfect occasion to celebrate and proudly wear this exclusive limited collection.
Louise Kragh is the leading porcelain jewellery designer in Denmark. Louise has been creating her unique handmade pieces since 2004, delivering stylish Danish fashion jewellery, with shapes and colours inspired by the shifting fashion trends. All of Louise Kragh’s jewellery is made in Denmark and the materials used are of the highest possible quality and environmental friendly. The designer recently visited Dubai to celebrate the launch of her collection in the Middle East.
For all stockist details: www.ocbjewellery.com
Alanoud Badr, internationally acclaimed designer and stylist renowned for her Lady Fozaza fashion line of statement blazers, worn by celebrities like Lady Gaga, Kim Kardashian and Lebanese pop singer Nancy Ajram, has announced the launch of her new YouTube channel, FozazaTV youtube.com/fozazatv
Alanoud, who is in the top five most popular local fashion figures on social media, teamed up with YouTube to offer the first online ‘reality fashion’ channel of its kind in the region that will deliver recurring shows and episodes directly to passionate fan communities.
FozazaTV will offer ‘behind the scenes’ content of the young Arab designer’s day-to-day life as she teams up with international and local brands and launches new product lines, like her latest venture designing Lady Fozaza abayas and women’s jewelry collection with L’Azurde.
“I see more and more brands creating compelling content on YouTube and people with creative ambitions become stars in their own right” said Alanoud. I’m very happy that I’m now part of that global community. I have the chance to continue doing what I love and share that with people in a whole new way.”
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Luxury jewelry brand IPPOLITA has delighted us with a refreshing collection for this beach season. Inspired by the sizzling summers on the coast of Italy, Ippolita’s designs naturally convey the atmosphere of those warm and peaceful everlasting summer days, with the azure waters of the Mediterranean Sea as a constant backdrop.
It comes as no surprise that such background marks IPPOLITA’s latest collection, favoring blue as one of the most cherished tones. Because it matches various other colors, it makes it easy to coordinate with other jewelry and many ensemble options.