The Venturists by d3
d3 takes a look at the people and businesses that shape this creative neighbourhood.
Episode 1 - The Lighthouse
The Lighthouse started as the search for the perfect gift. It didn't start as a restaurantHashem Montasser, Co-founder, The Lighthouse.
Episode 2 - Closet Case
Closet Case is a concept that does not fit in a mall. It fits within a community, and the community will be at d3.Bobby Chehrazi, Founder, Closet Case.
Episode 3 - Nakkash
We don't consider this work. We're just fulfilling our dream.Omar Nakkash, Partner.
Episode 4 - Espresso Lab
Our story started on 1st October 2017, and our story began on that day in d3.Ibrahim Al Mallouhi, Founder.
Episode 5 - Chez Charles
We opened in d3 because I believe d3 is the future. We serve quality food, we serve authenticity. One team, one spirit.Charles Boghos, Founder, Chez Charles.
Episode 6 - Montroi
We decided to set up at Dubai Design District because this is a place where East meets West.Enrique Hormigo, Co-founder, Montroi.
Episode 7 - Craft Cafe
I always compare d3 to a university. It’s like a community - it’s very close, everyone knows everyone. I love the place and I believe that in the next few years it will be one of the biggest destinations in Dubai.Roberto Segura, Founder, Craft Cafe
Episode 8 - Chaps & Co
We decided to open in d3 as it has all the right design elements. People who work in and visit the district are our perfect target market clients.Jordan Davies, Co-founder, Chaps & Co.
Episode 9 - Molecule
Molecule is a place where creators meet and makers eat. Molecule is about bringing different things together to make something greater - collaboration is a key part of our DNA.Shahryar Sheibani, Co-founder, Molecule.
Episode 10 - Finasi
Design is everything - design starts with the way you dress, the way you think, the way you live.Hisham A. Sultan, Partner.
Episode 11 - Frame and Yui
We are the first Japanese concept in the Middle East and we attract a lot of artists and unique people who understand our culture.Peter Ahn, Founder.