The Best Of Dubai’s Independent Boutiques

Aside from hospitable citizens, luxurious restaurants, and pristine beaches, Dubai also boasts numerous world-class boutiques. The boutiques are strategically located in different parts of the vibrant city and due to stiff competition; each boutique tries to offer unique items at special prices in order to stand out from the rest. The following are some of the best independent boutiques you can visit while in Dubai:

Souk Madinat Jumeirah

S*uce (Sauce)

S*uce is one of the most modern boutiques in Dubai. It offers elegant clothes, jewellery, and shoes from a variety of well-known designers such as Tsumori Chisato, Isabela Capeto, Karta, and Phillip Lim. Although it is a little bit pricey, S*Uce turns out to be the best choice for those who value the real meaning of style and sophistication.

Harvest Home

As its name suggests, this homely store is an excellent place to reap some of Dubai’s most original and quirky gifts such as jewellery and designer clothes. It offers plenty of artefacts that will turn your home into a personal oasis, and bring a little bit of Dubai into your place.

Gold Souk

Gold Souk stands out as one the most traditional markets in Dubai offering diverse jewellery. It houses over 300 beautiful stores equipped with necklaces, bracelets, and rings made of gold and silver. Notable jewellery stores/retailers found here include ARY Jewellery, Joy Alukkas, Damas, and Shyam Jewellery.

Gold Souk

Gold Souk is not far from the Covered Souk and the Old Souk Marine Transport Station. The best time to visit Dubai’s famous souks is late in the afternoon when the corridors are full of eager buyers and the stores are offering cheap prices and wonderful discounts.


Fleurt is not only a boutique, but also one of Dubai’s most sought after tourist destinations. It is located along Jumeirah Road, not far from the Jumeirah Beach and offers designer clothes from Soul Revival and Betsey Johnson. If you love cheeky party frocks and innovative wedding dresses, try your best to visit this luxury holiday destination while you are in Dubai.

Souk Madinat Jumeirah

This market is located inside an ancient complex. It houses more than 70 jewellery stores, 20 coffee shops, 25 bars and numerous restaurants. Here you can buy handicrafts, jewels, clothes, colourful furnishings, and other typical products. It offers soft toys, T-shirts, necklaces, watches, and earrings, just to mention a few.

Boom & Mellow

Boom & Mellow describes itself as Dubai’s first high-end accessories boutique. It offers a wide variety of precious and semi-precious jewellery, shawls, bags, dresses, belts, and other small gift items. What makes Boom & Mellow stand out from other boutiques in Dubai is the emphasis on introducing little-known designers that seem to set new trends instead of following old trends.

Ginger & Lace

When you visit the popular holiday destination of Dubai, don’t fail to go to the Ginger & Lace Boutique. The boutique offers an electric mix of colourful dresses, kaftans, and skirts, and sparkling jewellery from niche brands such as Anna Sui and Betsey Johnson. The items are not only beautiful, but also very affordable.