BRIDE, one of the Middle East’s premier wedding and lifestyle events, is taking over Abu Dhabi and Dubai once again. BRIDE 2020 is set to be the biggest edition yet, ensuring it will turn your dreams into reality. Taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from January 22-25, it’s the ultimate starting point for brides-to-be from the region to create their perfect day. The biggest celebration for all things bridal, which is moving to the Dubai World Trade Centre from February 5-8, is also the one-stop solution for style-conscious wedding guests and bridesmaids.
By visiting the 24th edition of BRIDE, you can catch some of the cutting-edge trends on the catwalk shows and meet the creatives behind brands like Al Daker Haute Couture, Dojon By Nisrine, and Qasr al Hasnan Gorgous Dresses. The jewellery pavilion, which has some stunning delicate and intricate designs on offer from brands including Mawla Jewellery, Demanto Jewellery, Zela Jewels, a Turkish brand, and Italian Ferrari Firenza, is another reason for those with a wedding in their calendar to register. And for those looking for new homeware items to transform their home or catering options, the all-encompassing boutique bridal fashion event has you covered too. Plus, for the best honeymoon destination, the team from the Maldives Tourism Board, BRIDE’s official destinations partner, will showcase their amazing wedding and honeymoon packages. Beauty lovers won’t be left out either as they have the chance to learn from top make-up artists or check out organic products.
As well as witnessing incredible live entertainment, visitors can benefit from workshops and meets and greets with a host of industry experts. Style consultants and popular influencers such as Rachida Sassou, Zonio, Shirin Vandort, Thiba Sharaf, Wafa Ahmed and Nawrin Huq will be leaving their mark.
The Arabic Lifestyle Zone
While BRIDE allows visitors to touch base with internationally renowned brands like Poland Pavilion, Yulduz Wedding and Purplish Weddings India, the Arabic Lifestyle Zone will feature an assortment of luxury Arabic and Emirati fashion brands. These include GCC fashion designers such as Kubra Al Qasser, Awabid Collection, Dar Waham, Nora Binali by Lila, Najla Al Harthi, Gul Abaya and Dar El Sheikh. When it comes to designers and brands from the UAE, Mariam Al Khalaf, Wadha Mohammad, Black Silk, Shell Designs, Ego, Sol, Giovane, Elyah Design, Leaves Line, Moza Collection and Apple Wang will be present during the spectacular event.