Roses, chocolates and cheesy cards… yep, it’s that time of the year again! We’ve got the love bug and hope you’ve caught it too!
This month we’re all about celebrating those nearest and dearest to us, and we’ve been searching high and low to pick out some perfect pressies in time for Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year. It’s all in this month’s edition of What Sassy Mama Wants!
Penhaligon’s Vaara candle
Founded back in 1870, British-brand Penhaligon’s has remained one of the finest fragrance houses in the world, and with good reason, thanks to their high-quality ingredients and innovative techniques. This season we’ve been intoxicated by their Vaara Collection; inspired by the Royal House of Marwar-Jodphur in Rajasthan, this heavy and exotic fragrance will fill the house with charm and majesty.
Find it: Available at Penhaligons, 10 Bayfront Avenue #01-34 Marina Bay Sands Singapore 018956 for $84
Beats By Dre Beats Pro headphones
It goes without saying that Beats By Dre has attracted a cult following thanks to their amazing noise-cancelling, chic and comfortable audio devices. So it’s no surprise that we simply couldn’t resist this gorgeous pink pair of Beats Pro headphones – perfectly timed for Valentine’s Day, we say! To make things even sweeter, from now till 28 February, purchase any Apple product at any Challenger, EpiCentre, iStudio and Nubox outlets and you will get 20% off these fantastic headphones!
Find it: Available at Challenger, EpiCentre, iStudio and Nubox for $690
Duwop Pick Up Styxx Kit
Perfect that pout this Valentine’s Day with this funky lipstick set from beauty brand Duwop. Keeping your lips moisturised and looking positively polished, each kit includes three sexy red hues, a reverse lip liner and single blade sharpener. Time to get glam and pucker up, mama!
Find it: Available online at Luxola for $52
Rimowa iPhone cover
Travel luggage company Rimowa have launched a new range of sleek leather accessories and we’re obsessed! Featuring their signature grooved design, and available in a range of red, black and navy, their iPads, iPhones and notepad covers are a gorgeous combination of fit, finish and functionality, making them ideal for busy mamas on the go!
Find it: Rimowa, Mandarin Gallery, 333A Orchard Road #01-02, Singapore 238897; The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue #B2-236, Singapore 018956; and Millennia Walk, 9 Raffles Boulevard#01-68, Singapore 039596 for $230
Nespresso Inissia Ruby Red machine & Limited edition CNY 6-sleeve assortment pack
Because most mamas need a cup of java to get up and go in the mornings, Nespresso‘s CNY-appropriate Inissia Ruby Red machine is the perfect pressie for the Lunar New Year. And that’s not all: Nespresso have joined forces with Michelin-starred chef Alvin Leung for a limited-edition pack filled with a luxurious selection of Grand Crus coffee capsules and exclusive recipe cards. Gong Ci Fa Cai, mama!
Find it: Available at Nespresso, Ion Orchard, 2 Orchard Turn #01-14, Singapore 238801 for $238 (for the Inissia machine) and $60.20 (for the limited edition assortment pack)
Lush Lullaby shampoo bar
Safe to say we’re pretty obsessed with beauty brand Lush and their shampoo bars have become something of a Sassy Mama favourite. Equivalent to three bottles of shampoo, their solid shampoo bars are not only made with 100% all-natural ingredients, but are also free from unnecessary plastic packaging, making them environmentally friendly. Their new Lullaby bar contains chamomile, lavender, ground oats and oat milk, perfect for relaxing and rebalancing. It’s positively made for mums and little ones!
Find it: Available at Lush, Wisma Atria, 435 Orchard Road #B1-13, Singapore 238877; Orchard Gateway, 277 Orchard Road #01-07, Singapore 238858; and Suntec City Mall, 3 Temasek Boulevard #01-303, Singapore 038983 for $21
The Pink Smith “Year of the Sheep” diaper cake
As anyone who’s been around babies knows, little ones go through a lot of diapers. So if any of your buddies are expecting a new arrival after the Lunar New Year, The Pink Smith have got you sorted with their ultimate diaper cakes. Their adorable Sheep-themed cakes all contain diapers, sheep cuddle blanket with rattle, pacifier clip, bib, cap, onesies, washcloths and blankets — everything a new mama needs!
Find it: Available online at The Pink Smith for $239.67 (+shipping)