Singapore mamas — we know how easy it is to get all hot and bothered as the humid days of May creep into the sweltering hot days of summer… but fear not! We’ve got our eye on some great items that are guaranteed to keep you comfortable and looking cool this month! From perfect casual-chic pieces to a glorious hair gloss (possibly sent by the hair-gods themselves!), we’ve got you covered with What Sassy Mama Wants this May.
Vamastyle Surin Sunrise Stripe Dress
Sassy Mama fave, Vamastyle consistently delivers with their feminine, cheerful and stylish designs that are the epitome of casual chic. This breezy striped day dress is ideal for long hot summer days by the pool with the kiddos, plus we love that it pairs so well with our favourite flip flops.
Mischa Jet Set Tote Red/Black
Defining the stylish jet-setter, Micha’s Jet Set Totes are the ideal carry-all for mamas struggling under the weight of baby essentials. Taking inspiration from traditional Japanese hexagon motifs and bold geometric designs, this red/black tote is the perfect pop of colour that ensures you look fab while you zip around town with tots in tow.
Find it: Available online at Mischa for approx $206
Killari Barbed Wire Tea Rose Necklace
Singapore-based jewellery brand, Killari fuses classic beads with a fashion edge and we’re seriously lusting over their latest collection. One of our absolute favourites is this Barbed Wire Tea Rose Necklace, a gorgeous piece that infuses femininity with a dose of attitude – the perfect glam-rock accessory to set you apart from the other mamas at the school gate!
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Find it: Available online at Killari for $250
Lush Jasmine & Henna Fluff-Eaze
With the limited time mamas have to get ready in the mornings, one of the very last things we want to deal with is lengthy hair maintenance. Luckily one of our regular go-to brands, Lush has the perfect hair treatment for fluffy, frizzy, dry and out-of-control tresses. Their Jasmine and Henna Fluff Ease is packed with moisturising jojoba, almond, Brazil nut and coconut oils that leaves you with soft, shiny and manageable locks!
Find it: Available at all Lush stores (435 Orchard Road, #B1-13 Wisma Atria, Singapore 238877 and 3 Temasek Boulevard, #01-303 Suntec City Mall, Singapore 038983) for $43
George Blue Teal Croco Sandals
Make sure you run around after your rugrats in style this summer with these effortlessly cool Teal Croco sandals from George Blue. These fabulous flip flops are classically chic but also (and most importantly!) super comfy so you know you’ll only be putting your best foot forward this summer.
Find it: Available online at George Blue for $335
ni-night Picnic Blanket
If you’re looking to pack an early evening picnic with the fam on a breezy Sunday afternoon, make sure you’re prepared with ni-night’s sleek and portable picnic blanket. Durable, water resistant and oh-so-fancy, these stylish monochrome blankets are crafted from laminated hessian fabric and include handy carrier straps, making them super practical for the playground or park.
Find it: Available online at Not In The Malls for $95