Singapore’s shopping scene is unrivalled in its breadth and diversity. From unique local designers to some of the world’s largest global luxury brands, hip shoppers are in for a treat.
1 Tiong Bahru
From quaint boutiques to a bustling local market, Tiong Bahru is an eclectic, trendy neighbourhood jam-packed with some of the city’s best offbeat shopping destinations.
Take a morning stroll to check out venues like:
- Woods in the Books: An indie bookstore that stocks a range of beautifully illustrated picture books for the little ones.
- Olive Ankara: A slow fashion brand that celebrates fashion from across the globe. Take home a beautifully crafted cheongsam or a dress made with fabrics from Africa.
- Cat Socrates: This quirky store sells a plethora of whimsical trinkets and souvenirs, ranging from journals and posters to glassware and grooming products. Be sure to say hello to the cats that give this shop its distinctive name.
- Curated Records: an independent record store with a great selection of vinyl records, ranging from jazz and blues to vintage rock and old school pop.