All dolled up
WWe llove theh tongue-iin-cheek hk essence of luxe new brand Poupee Couture’s beautiful bags. Designed by Lebanese-born Roula Ghalayini, Poupee – meaning ‘doll’ in French – was inspired by the spirit of the traditional Arab woman: an impeccably manicured and ‘dolled up’ exterior, with only the merest hint at the real woman underneath. Hence the perforated Arabesque designs, revealing splashes of vibrant colour and whispers of neon.
This magenta number retails for Dh1,200, while the blue and turquoise envelope clutch costs Dh800. Available at S*uce or botica.com.