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WE HUNT DOWN THE HIDDEN GEMS THAT ARE MAKING US PROUD OF OUR LITTLE RED DOT

Singapore Trading Post

ART DIRECTION & COORDINATION Leyna Poh TEXT Jolene Limuco

A treasure trove of colonial-inspired home decor and paraphernalia sourced direct from makers and artisans.

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Ohleaf 花果茶器

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Find lovingly handmade ceramics made by product designers and independent artists at this east-side workshop.

Breakfast

Soft boiled eggs, thick coffee and kaya toast – the breakfast of every Singaporean champion.

Tiong Bahru Developed in the 1920s as the first public housing estate in Singapore, Tiong Bahru contains some of the island’s best-preserved Art Deco buildings, which now house some of the hippest boutiques and cafes in town.

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Bugis Named after the Bugis merchants who settled in the area in the 19th century, this neighbourhood has transitioned from a colourful nightlife spot to a cool hangout for local youngsters. 38 AUG

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Sunday Bedding A socially responsible bedding brand that owns 100 per cent of its factories, this homegrown label aims to help homeowners choose bedding for their best sleep ever.

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Joo Chiat

Instagram-worthy historical residences, delicious local food and a laidback vibe, Joo Chiat is Singapore’s answer to New York’s Brooklyn – complete with hipster hideouts and indie boutiques.

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Choo Yilin

Known for pairing jade, diamonds and precious stones with intricate metalwork, this local jewellery label creates heirloom pieces you’d want to keep for generations.

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Jewel Changi Airport

oasis:skin A made-in-Singapore clean beauty brand that aims to heal sensitive and blemish prone skin with natural remedies.

The country’s newest icon, this nature-themed shopping complex boasts the world’s tallest indoor waterfall to date at 40m high.

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NodSpark Nasi lemak, gem biscuits and tiled playgrounds are just some of the uniquely local motifs you’ll see on the nail wrap designs created by this proudly Singaporean beauty company.

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Gardens by the Bay

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A design-forward lifestyle label known for its Art Deco-inspired homeware and furniture created for contemporary homeowners.

Artisanal, offbeat and one-of-a-kind, all of Brenda Billy Tan’s jewellery designs are sure to break the ice.

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Solidifying Singapore’s reputation as a Garden City is this 101-hectare park that contains cooled conservatories, themed gardens, connected waterways, lakes, aerial bridges and 160-foot Supertrees.

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Yeomama Batik From traditional textiles to wearable art – this mother and daughter-run fashion label is transforming the way we look at batik.

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By My Old School Records, books, homeware and furniture, you’ll never know what you’ll discover at this 1,000-square-foot shop filled with treasures from the past.

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Nasi lemak, gem biscuits and tiled playgrounds are just some of the uniquely local motifs you’ll see on the nail wrap designs created by thi...

Nodspark Feature - Square Rooms Magazine  

Nasi lemak, gem biscuits and tiled playgrounds are just some of the uniquely local motifs you’ll see on the nail wrap designs created by thi...

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