The shopping mayhem continues as we await the biggest shopping event of the season, irresistible sales and a lil' something for music lovers.
Someone give us a “hell yeah!” cause there’s no stopping us shopaholics this November. As we inch closer to the festive season, we’re diving right into a smorgasbord of pop-ups and sales events. Roll up your sleeves, gather your kakis and hit the racks.
Keepers Edit at NDC
2 Nov ‘18 – 6 Jan ‘19
Missed out on Keepers’ fab Designer Trunk Show last month? Don’t fret, there’s plenty of time to check out Keepers Edit – it runs for two months! Yaas. You’ll find a curated mix of local designers and craftsmen in true Keepers fashion. Look out for Onlewo’s Singapore-centric homeware designs as well as Lark and Peony’s modern Asian styles that are inspired by slow fashion. Chinese New Year may be three months away but bring on the cheongsams!
Keepers Edit at National Design Centre, 9am – 9pm, 111 Middle Road, Singapore 188969
Nala Designs pop-up
Fall head over heels in love with eye-catching prints, vibrant patterns and poppin’ colours at this pop-up in on of our fave neighbourhoods Chip Bee Gardens. Presented by Just Gaya’s and held at The Cinnamon Room, encounter KL-based label Nala Designs’ fall collection of fab dresses, scarves, bags alongside unique home decor. Oh, bless our hearts. Pssst: we hear past-season pieces will be going at 30% off!
Nala Designs Pop-up, 10-5pm, The Cinnamon Room, 43 Jalan Merah Saga, Singapore 278115
The WYLDshop’s first farmer’s market
What do seafood and fashion have in common? Get your answer at The Farmer’s Market at Dempsey Hill. Be one of the firsts to try gorgeous new collections from Aussie label Minkpink, at The Wyld Shop’s pop-up. With hippy sundresses on one hand and delish fish and chips in the other, it’s going to be a wyld day.
Farmer’s Market, 12-5pm, Greenwood Fish Market, Block 8D Dempsey Road #01-01, Singapore 249672
The Green Friday Swap
23 – 25 Nov
It’s swap o’clock again as Swapaholic brings us yet another, swap party. Refresh your wardrobe with a fresh batch of clothes, bags, shoes, jewellery and accessories donated by Victoria’s Secret, Beyond the Vines, Mandarin Galleries’ stores and your fave influencers. That’s not all, attend the first-ever sustainable fashion show or get those creative juices flowing and try your hand at illustration. Vix Harris and creator of #50rebelwomen helms this amazing workshop that gets you a tee or tote with your work of art on it.
The Green Friday Swap, 23 Nov, Fri, 2-5pm; 24 & 25 Nov, Sat-Sun, 11-2pm, 4-7pm, Mandarin Gallery, 333A Orchard Road Singapore 238897
And… the ones you missed
Thrifty Thieves Pop-up
Till 4 Nov
Ah, what sweet joy. Purveyor of statement earrings and Honeycombers’ current ear candy crush, Thrifty Thieves is having a pop-up at Clarke Quay Central. Touch and feel these vintage-inspired resin pieces and revel in its adorable packaging. Major love. Fair caution though, you’re going to take more than one pair home.
Thrifty Thieves Pop-up, 11am-9pm, Clarke Quay Central, Level 1, 6 Eu Tong Sen St, Singapore 059817
Sowing Room x Carpenter & Cook x Romanez pop-up
1 – 3 Nov
Already running out of gift ideas for Christmas? Earn the title of “best Secret Santa” and do good this festive season by creating gifts out of European off-cuts and sample swatches. Yes, the fabulous women behind the Sowing Room, Carpenter & Cook and Romanez are giving you the chance to customise your very own tote bag, clutch bag, lunch bag, cushion cover, coaster or oven mitts at this three-day gifting experience. Enjoy a one-off bespoke service by Sowing Room and have your preferred fabrics created into an accessory of your choice, along with a free cup of joe from Carpenter & Cook.
Sowing Room x Carpenter & Cook x Romanez pop-up, 10.30am – 3.30pm, Carpenter & Cook, 19 Lorong Kilat #01-06 Singapore 598120
MAAD (Market of Artists And Designers)
Rub shoulders with some of the most talented crafters, artists and designers at the Red Dot Design Museum for MAAD (Market of Artists and Designers). Get your hands on unique to downright quirky creations ranging from ceramics, literature, art and accessories. And no duplicates here; everything you see is original or handmade. Ignore the curfew Cinderella, this pop-up goes on till midnight.
Market of Artists And Designers, 5pm – 12am, Red Dot Design Museum Singapore, 11 Marina Boulevard, Singapore 018940
Hollandse Club Pop-Up Bazaar
Get your shopping bags ready, Hollandse Club is transforming into a marketplace with over 20 brands laying their goods at this pop-up. Expect to find a medley of local finds including ethically produced home accessories from Thoughtful Trading Company, luxurious handcrafted scarves by Cashmere by Ayesha, oh-so-comfy resortwear from Cotton House and Be Maad’s alluring solar and ethnic gemstones and jewellery.
Hollandse Club Pop Up Bazaar, 10am-6pm, Hollandse Club Singapore, 22 Camden Park, Singapore 299814
The Conscious Festival by Green is the New Black
3 – 4 Nov
It’s the fourth series of the Conscious Festival and there’s no stopping the plethora of activities in the pipeline. Learn the ABCs of shopping responsibly all over again with Green is The New Black’s lineup of 70 mindful brands. There’s going to be plenty of conscious brands from fashion, lifestyle and beauty showcasing products that are people and planet-friendly. Oh, and there’s more. Enjoy delicious healthy treats, organic booze and transformative wellness talks from over 20 speakers. The talks are a ticketed event so don’t forget to book yourselves a seat to avoid disappointment.
The Conscious Festival by Green Is The New Black, 11am – 7pm, Park Royal on Pickering, 3 Upper Pickering Street, Singapore 058289
Binyl Music Fair
Haven’t checked out Ann Siang House’s White Label Records? Here’s your chance to visit the hot new bar. The Binyl music fair is back, this time featuring 10 curated vendors that will be selling stockpiles of music goodies like vinyl records, CDs and memorabilia.
Binyl Music Fair, White Label Records, 28 Ann Siang Road #01-01, Ann Siang House, Singapore 069708
Boutiques at the Pit Building
Hear ye, hear ye, the biggest event we’ve all been waiting for is back. For the uninitiated, Boutiques at the Pit Building is the premier local shopping event where home-bred indie designers and artisans gather at the F1 Pit Building to showcase new and exclusive collections (plus, snap up items with slashed prices if you’re quick enough!) The gifting edition of this curated shopping event is will be bursting at the seams with over 250 brands across fashion, accessories, home and decor, art and lifestyle goods. Discover new designers, meet charities, pick up a new skill at one of the workshops or unwind with a glass of red.
Boutiques at the Pit Building, F1 Pit Building, 1 Republic Boulevard, Singapore 038975
It’s a steal at Naiise’ online sale
Everybody’s favourite quirky marketplace is having a sale and here’s the catch: they’re offering an extra 20% off on top of the ongoing 80% discounts. Just use the code, “Extra20” and be the proud owner of a sushi maker, a Chloe + Emma watercolour iPhone case, chic copper hamper baskets or artsy wall prints at the fraction of its prices. Three words: What a steal!
Naiise, available online
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