If you can’t take the heat while pounding the pavements of Orchard Road (and quite frankly, we’re right there with ya mamas), or are looking for something a little different from what the other mums at the school gates are rocking, here’s our fabulous roundup of online fashion sites (including some homegrown talent) which ship for free to Sing. Fingers at the ready mamas, click click buy!
You know it… you love it…. So why aren’t you buying more?!? It only takes about 3 days for whatever you order to arrive so go ahead, indulge! And if for some reason you don’t know about all the awesome features that Shopbop has to offer you can read about them here!
The new e-boutique on the block offers affordable fashion delivered right to your door! Be sure to check them out for some cute ballet flat options!
At Asos it’s easy to try the trends without breaking the bank. There are thousands of pieces to choose from and all for put-it-in-my-cart prices! Be sure to check out the marketplace for a slew of new designers including HK designer, Fifi!
If you are looking for frocks perfect for our seemingly never-ending summer then try Vamastyle on for size. This home-grown Singaporean label knows a thing or two about staying cool. We love all the long breezy dresses that can take you from school run, to playdate to date night!
Looking to get stopped on the street for your style? Then you should check out Romwe! Prices are cheap, choices are plentiful, and yup… shipping is free. We love the poufy party dresses and over-abundance of rhinestones and spikes.
6. A Boy Named Sue
Being eco-friendly never looked so good! Stylish Hong Kong bloggers Sam and Tania bring you their fave picks from socially conscious clothing labels from around the globe. Go green mama.
7. Pretty Dangerous
If you don’t want to don delicate gems and like something with a bit more edge then Pretty Dangerous is for you. Skulls, spikes, snakes and stones will have you looking tough as nails but in the most glam way possible! Shipping is cheap at only HK$100 / SG$16.
8. Novelty Lane
Shop independent boutiques from all over Asia without leaving your living room. Styles vary from the everyday to the avant-garde and each boutique boasts something new so it’s best to comb the site thoroughly. If you are into crazy t-shirts then you’re in luck!
9. The 9th Muse
Accessories are the name of the game at The 9th Muse (and now beauty too!). A Peace Treaty, House of Harlow, Tangram, Edge of Ember, and Elizabeth and James can all be found here along with loads of other amazing trinkets and charms to bedazzle oneself with. Resolutions about not shopping will go out the window once you click the link! Shipping is free on orders over SG$195.
10. Maison de J
If you love fashion then this is the site for you! Everything is crave-worthy and looks like it leapt off the pages of your favourite fashion mag. Visual interest is the name of the game and as this site doesn’t just sell clothing but wearable art.
11. Luisa Via Roma
Luisa Via Roma is an amazing luxury shopping site featuring incredible cool pieces that you won’t find anywhere else. Shapes, prints, and colors that will get you noticed wherever you go. We love the handbag collection and the OTT accessories!
12. The Melez
Couch surfing just got cooler with the launch of The Melez as now you can shop some incredibly on-trend pieces without leaving your seat. The prints on the Charlotte Taylor pieces make us want fill up our carts! Wellicious loungewear looks like the perfect thing to wear while doing all this online shopping so we may as well pick up a few pieces from this line too. Wear the Orla Kiely out for work to pay for all these pieces then come home and do it again!
Easy to wear pieces perfect for work and play. This site is great way to embrace the trends but on a more conservative scale so that you can easily wear them to a corporate function or play group. Check out the sections for tall, petite, and maternity too for a truly perfect fit.
14. Shop des Creaturs
Want to be the coolest kid in town? Done! Just pick any one of these pieces from the local designers listed! Be sure to spend some time of this site and each page is better than the next! And once you are sporting a piece from each of the SG designers then move one to one of the other 13 locales listed!
Looking to up the ante on your arm party or take your necklace stacking to new heights? Need a new swimsuit or maybe just some new sheets? Then shop Aroxta. This site offers wares from designers like Taara, Burnt Oringe, Marijoli, Biarro, and Vicious Venom. Everything from outfitting your self to your home is on this site. Be sure to keep it in mind next time you are in need of a last minute gift and don’t have time to hit the boutiques!
Paola Sinsterra has created a line perfect for the artistic urbanite on the go. Fabrics are breathable, cuts are modern and forgiving, and prints and colours are plentiful making this the perfect Sassy Girl line! Be sure to check out the chunky bobble necklaces which jazz up even the simplest of outfits.
17. Topshop (free over US$75)
We all love UK behemoth, Topshop! Get your online fix here!
18. Shop Jeen (all shipping just US$5)
If you’re a magpie and flock to all things shiny then accessories superstore Jeen is your new nest! Everything from basic to bold and all that’s in between are sold here including skulls, and knuckledusters, and dainty stackable rings. There is even a splash of home décor. Is that a Karl Lagerfeld finger puppet I see?
19. What The Frock
What the Frock has a line of easy to wear and totally affordable dresses that are made from all natural fabrics (perfect for our tropical climes) to keep you looking and feeling cool! They can be dressed up or down depending on what accessories you rock, so buy a few and you are set. Shipping is only SG$13!
Designer Nina Ricardo offers cute vintage inspired dresses that are perfect for your next picnic in the park! Inspiration is drawn from a 1950’s silhouette (think cinched waist and voluminous skirts) making them eternally flattering on every shape!
21. Yes Walker
With free express shipping you can pick out what you love and have it within just a few days! This shoe and bag website is packed to the brim with easy wearable styles perfect for Singapore streets! Be sure to check out their sister site YesStyle that offers a full range of affordable clothing options and free express shipping as well!
22. Doorstep Luxury (free delivery over SGD$300)
While the clothing sections is limited to say the least, the jewellery has some interesting finds. We like Choo Yilin’s luxe gemstone pieces. This site has promise but it needs more in the way of offerings to really be a smash!
23. Revolve Clothing (delivery free on orders above US$100)
Boasting a long designer list I dare you to find something not to love! We love the extensive array of denim including loads of coloured options for spring.
24. The Scarlett Room (free delivery over SG$150)
While this site still requires some spending to earn that free shipping status there are enough adorable goods on offer to rack up that tally in no time! This local Singaporean site showcases loads of easy day-to-night dresses that are perfect for beating the heat for very reasonable prices! Be sure to check out their interesting accessories too! In need of a laser cut clutch or a leopard cap toe flat? They have it.
25. Pixie Market (US$15 flat rate and free over US$250)
Pixie Market bills themselves as a “Fashion Supermarket”. We wish Cold Storage was half as cool! Styles are right on-trend with prices in line with H&M. I can’t get enough of their amazing accessories, which include statement cuffs and studded collars. Check out the US$20$30$40 sale section too for more flash for less cash!