Yes, my password is: The idea is similar to that of City Plaza in the sense that the more pieces you buy, the cheaper it is.
If you are looking for ultra lightweight down coats that squish down perfectly for the suitcase, but keep you and the small people seriously warm, then Coldwear is where you should be heading. Its range — including gear suitable for sub-minus conditions — comes in funky patterns and bright colours so that the kids will be easy to spot in the snow piles. There is also some great advice on dressing for chilly temps on its website. Knitted gloves with some diamante bling? How snug do these kids look in this fun shot by Popsicle?
Winter wear can be an expensive investment, especially for young children who will outgrow their jackets and ski pants all too soon. Popsicle offers a rental service so you can deck your kids from newborn to 12 years out in a wardrobe of winter wear for your holidays, then hand it all back once you return to our sunny shores.
Second-hand is always an economical and sensible route to consider, especially when saving money in Singapore is not always easy! Sustainable fashion for kids Clothes swapping in Singapore Where to buy vintage and second hand in Singapore A whole year of family holiday ideas. What's on in Singapore this week for kids? Heading to a chilly climate during the school holidays? Here's where to find cold weather clothes for kids in Singapore Honestly speaking, thrifting may not be everybody's cup of tea.
However, if you visit the thrift store loaded with patience, there are plenty of gems waiting to be discovered. It will take a little bit of rummaging through racks of slightly grotty clothes but you are almost certain to find at least one thing that will tickle your fancy.
Don't be afraid to cut, stud or fray the clothes you buy to add your own personal flavour. So channel your inner Macklemore, head down to the thrift shop and bask in all it's second hand glory.
Here is where you'll find teenagers selling their old clothes for some extra pocket money. This means that clothes here are usually more trendy and fashionable than the ones from the thrift shop and therefore also priced slightly higher than at thrift shops. Items here may either be pre-loved or brand new, depending on the seller. On good days, I've even managed to score some of last season's threads from Topshop and Zara at a fraction of the cost!
This infamous market is know as the "thieve's market" simply because in the past, people thieves used to come here and hawk their stolen goods. Needless to say, that's no longer the case. The market today has an energy all its own. I've never actually found fashionable clothes here but I did find some old school coke bottles and super hipster film cameras in questionable working condition.
I'd say come with an open mind, if not only to experience something that has been part of Singapore for generations. Oh, and trust me, haggling is part of the fun. Bugis Street is touted as the biggest street shopping location in Singapore and its completely true.
One can very easily get lost in the labyrinth-like alleys within this bazaar. Despite that, it is still worth a visit as you will find a myriad of different clothes, from female to male, trendy to completely unfashionable, tasteful to vulgar, whatever is it you seek, you will find. I'll be honest though, being claustrophobic and crowd phobic , Bugis Street isn't one of my favourites.
The narrow passage ways and dim lighting doesn't help either. If you're like me, you might want to sit this one out. Lucky Plaza is known for being a hub for the Filipino Community in Singapore. But look a bit deeper and you'll realise that it's also a shopper's paradise! Being situated right smack in the centre of Orchard Road, it really is incredible. The ladies working here are really friendly too and despite being a store, I've managed to get away with bargaining as well. That's right, kiasu Singaporean in the house!
Any student on a limited budget would know that Far East Plaza is the place to be to shop cheap in Orchard. Its 6 floors of unbeatable deals on just about anything you can wear on your body.
There are so many stores here that it can be rather overwhelming so its best to go prepared and know that you will never, and I mean never, be able to visit all of them. Far East is also great if you're looking for a spa day on the cheap side. Its also a great place to get your hair done. Check out HairyCulture on the 4th floor which specialises in cornrows! City Plaza is a unique shopping destination because it is a wholesale mall which provides blogshops with their stock.
In addition it sells ready made clothes made using those fabrics. Operation hours are as follows: Mon -Sat: 9am – pm and on Sun: 10am – pm. 2. Mahaco Impex Found at, 51 Arab Street, Singapore , Mahaco Impex shop operates both retail and an online store from where its customers are able to get a wide variety of fabric. Where to Buy Winter Clothes in Singapore You may be shopping for mildly cold weather, or perhaps for full-blown snowy wintery weather. Whatever the case, there are several shops and outlets in Singapore that you can turn to in order to make sure you are ready for the cold. Apr 06, · Moreover, I have a couple of friends who asked me about the fabric hunts in Singapore, so I thought of sharing it with you. There are a few places to get fabrics in Singapore: fabric market in People’s Park Market, fabric street at Arab Street and Spotlight in Plaza Singapura.