Ready to shop till you drop? Of course you are. Grab your credit card and head to the Abu Dhabi Summer of Style.

Retail Abu Dhabi’s fashion and shopping extravaganza, which is taking place across the capital through August 31, promises huge discounts of up to 80 percent.

But that’s not all, because fashionistas and shopaholics can also look forward to the first virtual city-wide fashion film of its kind.

A number of programs will feature some incredible international brand collaborations, styling, exhibitions, and master classes.

Also keep an eye out for the super cool interactive pop-ups in the emirate.

If you are passionate about fashion and know your Gucci from your GAP, then you should sign up for one (or more) of the exclusive global masterclasses with top-class guests such as fashion director Nicola Formichetti, fashion editor and street style icon Anna Dello Russo and make-up artist Ash K. . Holm.

Visiting Galleria Al Maryah Island between Saturday July 3 and Saturday July 10 will take advantage of a number of courses and lectures hosted by some of the area’s most influential stylists and brands. Best of all, they’re absolutely free.

And if your money is burning a hole in your pocket, browse the various pop-ups from leading luxury brands where you can discover cutting-edge fashions and accessories that complement your existing wardrobe.

With all this, you can get hold of stylish bargains in over 3,000 stores, in which many in-store offers promise discounts of up to 80 percent. Time to inject the money.

Feel happy? During the Abu Dhabi Summer of Style, a series of competitions will be held in over 20 of the participating malls, where anyone who spends 200 Dhs or more on their VISA credit card has the chance to win some top prizes, including a car and millions of Etihad Guest miles.

It’s going to be a super stylish summer. Happy shopping fashionistas!

Until August 31st Retail Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Summer of Style. www.retailabudhabi.ae.