It’s the season of the Great Singapore Sale! Time for some serious retail therapy with discounts on furniture, fashion, beauty products and more goodies.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year again (well, second to Christmas anyway). The Great Singapore Sale is back from 21 June to 28 July, and with so many promotions and discounts in malls and stores everywhere, sussing out the best deals can be understandably overwhelming. Not to worry; we took the stress out of shopping for you by sniffing out the best places to shop during the Great Singapore Sale 2019. Get your golden Cs (cash and credit cards) ready, and keep this page bookmarked as we’ll update this with new deals as we hunt them out. Ready, get set… shop!
Furniture and decor
The Store: Full disclosure: we love this showroom in the famous Tan Boon Liat Building, and between the Honeycombers team we’ve snapped up dining tables for our homes, vintage sideboards… and our own headquarters is home to two fabulous art deco chairs from Journey East. With over 15 furniture brands residing under one roof, we say this the perfect store for the fickle-minded.
Get your hands on: Crazy deals right here from 20% off furniture, 50% off selected items, free delivery for purchases over $1000 and 10% off home accessories. You can get a taste of their offering online, but we say you should wander through the showroom to see the good stuff IRL.
Journey East, 25 May – 31 July, available online or at #03-02 Tan Boon Liat Building 315 Outram Road Singapore 169074
The Store: Being in the furniture industry for over 30 years, it’s no surprise that Comfort Design is one of Singapore’s top spots for all your furniture needs. Racking up the style quotient but also keeping comfort in mind, it’s like a Pinterest board come to life over here.
Get your hands on: Make the most of the end of season summer sale with a new sofa set. From two and three-seaters to sofa beds, they’ve got it all. While you’re at it, visit the bundle sale section online for massive deals (up to 55% off) on dining table and chair sets.
Comfort Design, 110 Eunos Ave 7, Comfort Design Building, Singapore 409573, levels 1, M & 2; also available online
The Store: No introduction necessary over here. Who could resist those retro designs and pastel colours from Smeg? And yes, you definitely need a bright red fridge in your kitchen.
Get your hands on: Get excited for new product launches like the variable temperature kettle at $228 (UP $298); and the stand mixer (SMF02) at $598 (UP $798).
Smeg, from now till 31 July, available island-wide, including the Smeg Gallery and selected retailers.
The Store: Add a touch of luxury and elegance to your abode with W. Atelier. Going for Italian furniture, Scandinavian furnishings or Spanish lighting? You’ll definitely find something here.
Get your hands on: They’re generously piling on the deals over here. It’s 30% off with up to an additional 15% on selected items. Earn more savings as you spend more. There’s an additional 5% off for orders over $5000, to 15% off when you spend over $15000.
W. Atelier, from now till 30 August, W. Atelier Main showroom, 201 Henderson Road #01-01, Apex @ Henderson Singapore 159545, as well as Fritz Hansen Lounge and Vitra Store in Tan Boon Liat Building
The store: At etch&bolts, you can expect the one basic thing we’d expect from any furniture store: stylish furniture that lasts. Shop leather Chesterfields, pastel armchairs, walnut tables, and marble shelving.
Get your hands on: The homegrown brand is putting out some of the best deals on the market; its early Great Singapore Sale promo includes 20% off storewide, as well as freebies like two free dining chairs of your choice with every purchase of one dining table, a free bedside table to pair with a bed frame purchased at the store. Now’s the best time for you to finally finish furnishing your home or working on that big makeover you’ve been dreaming about.
etch&bolts, available throughout GSS season, 3 Little Road Level 2, Singapore 536982
The store: Every new homeowner in Singapore is familiar with Castlery. The homegrown brand is a treasure trove of high-quality, contemporary furniture that’s affordable too. And when we say you’ll be spoilt for choice, we aren’t kidding: sofas, armchairs, beds, dining tables, lighting, rugs, accessories… whatever you need to furnish your nest.
Get your hands on: There will be rewards! Castlery’s adopting the ‘spend more, save more concept’. So you save $100 off with minimum spending of $1500 to a whopping $1100 off if you spend over $7000. Plus, you even get rebates up to $1100. Did we mention that there will be rewards?
Castlery, available throughout GSS season, shop online or at 19 Keppel Road, #02-06 Jit Poh Building, Singapore 089058 and 200 Turf Club Road, #03-07 The Grandstand, Singapore 287994.
The Store: It’s contemporary meets Asian heritage at Scene Shang. Get your hands on the best-selling Art Deco jet fans, Back to the End bookends or go big with the customisable Shang system and The Maverick armchair.
Get your hands on: Use the code “GREATSSSALE20” at the checkout to enjoy 20% off on new and customised furniture. Also, visit their special sale section to enjoy up to 50% off coveted pieces.
Scene Shang, available throughout GSS season, 263 Beach Road, Singapore 199542
Fashion & accessories
The Store: Ask anyone where to look for truly Singaporean souvenirs and all fingers will point to Naiise. From non-tacky novelty items to original products, you’ll find the works of over 890 emerging, local and indie brands from around the globe.
Get your hands on: This GSS season, Naiise is treating us really nicely (we couldn’t help it!) with over 2000 markdowns, up to 70% off. Oh, and be sure to sign up for their newsletters to enjoy weekly promotions.
Naiise, 21 June – 28 July, available online and at three locations including Jewel Changi Airport
The Store: For chic to death swimwear, resortwear, and activewear for the Asian frame, as well as fashion accessories like hats and bags, K. Blu is a definite stopover before your next beach vacay.
Get your hands on: What is that we hear? It’s up to 70% off on selected items like one-piece swimsuits and activewear in the popular Indian summer and precious porcelain prints and more.
K.Blu, 290 Orchard Road, Paragon Mall, #03-48, Singapore 238859
The Store: Treat your wardrobe to modern essentials, classic silhouettes and perennial favourites. Grana carries collections made with the finest fabrics that could transcend seasons.
Get your hands on: Save up to 70% on selected apparel, activewear, swimwear and fashion accessories for women and men at Grana, available online.
Grana, available throughout GSS season, available online or check out the Facebook page for new popups
The Store: This sustainable and purpose-driven label has won countless accolades for its commitment to connect artisans with designers and customers. Long story short – every piece has a story behind it, which is why the Matter tribe is strong.
Get your hands on: It’s celebration central at Matter as they turn five this year. They’re rewarding us with 25% off for orders over $200, and 35% for orders over $300 on everything, save for the latest collection.
Matter, 9 July – 5 August, available at various locations including Zhai, The Green Collective and Kapok
The Store: A purveyor for smart-casual menswear, Benjamin Barker is no stranger to the local fashion scene.
Get your hands on: Amp up your wardrobe with affordable dapper shirts, blazers and accessories that marry versatility and style. Enter ‘GSS20’ for 20% off storewide.
Benjamin Barker, available throughout GSS season, various locations including The Cathay, Tangs Plaza, Suntec City and Vivocity
The Store: An emporium for local labels and products from the most talented designers, you’ll find everything from apparel to beauty products, fashion accessories, jewellery, gifts and even Singaporean snacks at Design Orchard.
Get your hands on: Make your way to Design Orchard and bag exclusive deals up to 70% off.
Design Orchard, 21 June – 28 July, 250 Orchard Rd, the junction of Orchard Road and Cairnhill Road, Singapore 238905
Great Shiok Shopping at Ang Mo Kio Hub and Jurong Point
The Store: North and west siders, say aye! These heartland malls have something special in store. All you have to do is play a game of Bingo.
Get your hands on: Spend at least $50 in a single same-day receipt to redeem a Bingo card. You’ll get a sticker if you spend the minimum amount stated on each category. You’ll receive a $5 reward once you complete each line. Tick off all boxes and you’ll be rewarded with an additional $50 mall voucher. With over 400 stores in both malls, we think this is a sweet deal.
Great Shiok Shopping, 7 June – 21 July, AMK Hub, 53 Ang Mo Kio Ave 3, Singapore 569933; Jurong Point, 1 Jurong West Central 2, Singapore 648886
Beauty and skincare
The Store: A local skincare brand that adopts the ‘less is more’ concept, Sigi Skin’s range holds just three key multi-tasking products.
Get your hands on: We’ve raved about this local skincare brand’s Pink Nectar daily eye mask and minimal range of multi-tasking products. Now, you can try a little bit of everything with the Super Trio Set, which consists of the Morning Glow sunscreen, Kaleanser Cleanser and Pink Nectar eye mask, at just 10% off. Travelling this season? Spend over $80 and receive a free tote bag and towel.
Sigi Skin, 21 June – 28 July, available online.
The Beauty Emporium
The Store: The Beauty Emporium is exactly what its moniker suggests – a boutique for all your beauty and skin-related needs.
Get your hands on: Enjoy weekly specials, one-for-one deals and up to 50% off across bestsellers like Browhaus Extend Lash and Brow Growth Serum, Two Lips Blackout Activated Charcoal Masks and Spa Esprit Plantation Shower Gels. ‘Cos you know, treat yourself.
The Beauty Emporium, 14 June – 18 July, available online.
The Store: The Korean skincare brand champions natural ingredients hailing from the island of Jeju.
Get your hands on: 30% off purchases above $80 at all Innisfree outlets. We’ve got our eyes set on the aloe vera and green tea My Real Squeeze sheet masks.
Innisfree, VIP members get first dibs on 21 June – 22 June; public sale: 23 – 30 June; available at Innisfree stores islandwide.