The Mall Of Qatar hosted one of the biggest events for all things bridal, The Bazaar Bridal show, took place on the 25th to the 29th of October. the five day exhibition was the ultimate destination for all brides-to-be.
The event hosted workshops and masterclasses on a range of topics from wedding gowns, bridal make-up, picking the perfect flower arrangements and much more from industry professionals. The Bazaar Bridal Show offered everything needed to learn before the big day in just five short days. In collaboration with Harper’s Bazaar Qatar.
The mall’s Luxury Galleria, was transformed into a floral majlis in partnership with Moka, for guests to enjoy and soak up all the knowledge from the renowned speakers.
Prior to the event, Emile Sarkis, General Manager of Mall of Qatar stated, “As Mall of Qatar continues to bring new experiences to enhance its offering as a fashion destination, and with the newly-opened world renowned luxury brands, we are excited to launch the first bridal show in Qatar dedicated to all things related to weddings and brides.”
The star-studded line-up included local and international talents from around the globe. Starting off strong, the opening event commenced with an interview with Harper’s Bazaar Bride cover star Mona Kattan. The renowned beauty and perfume connoisseur, founder of Kayali, and co-founder of Huda Beauty joined Bianca Brigitte Bonomi, the director of Harper’s Bazaar Qatar to discuss everything fashion and beauty related.
Following Mona Kattan, Elissa, the Lebanese singer and trendsetter joined the event. The renowned artist discussed her career throughout the years. In addition, Mall of Qatar welcomed leading makeup artist, TV host and founder of Joelle Group, Joelle Mardinian and international wedding couturier Stéphane Rolland, whose fans include none other than Beyoncé and Lady Gaga. Additionally, the founder of Messika, Valérie Messika was also invited to host events educating guests regarding to bridal preparations and more.
Alongside, the international experts, Mall of Qatar hosted several workshops and talks with local Qatari talents which included: Stylist Reina Bouchakra; leading wedding expert Adam Afara; TV personality Maysoun Aldakhil; bridal specialist Maisa Taha; designers TIIYA, Wissam Chammas and Hissa Haddad; beauty experts Afra Al Marri, Haneen Al Saify, Selima Aliani, Karen Donnelly, Massimo
The five day celebration included pop-ups from renowned brands like Godiva, Charles & Keith, Aldo, Dune along with jewellery activations from Messika, Damas and Bvlgari. All of these were accompanied with live music from a qanoun player, henna art and live fashion illustrations paired with picturesque backdrops for the attendees to capture all the fun for their feeds.