Want to know where to find Christmas trees in Singapore, mama? Read on for the inside scoop along with the best spots for wreaths, decorations and more!
December is finally upon us which means we can’t wait to get our homes decked out with Christmas trees (both the real deal and artificial), festive wreaths, ornaments and everything in between! We’re talking candles, tableware, lights and stockings, mama! Let the holidays begin!
Far East Flora
Far East Flora is a local favourite with an easy-to-navigate online shop and nurseries across Singapore carrying a huge variety of festive plants, flowers, bouquets and even hampers. They now stock beautiful Noble Fir Christmas trees just in from America and ranging between four and eight feet tall. Each tree comes with its own stand and you can even order online and pay an extra $30 to have it delivered to your door!
Far East Flora
565 Thomson Road (located within Goodwood Florist), Singapore 298184, (+65) 6251 2323,
6 Yuan Ching Road, Singapore 610000, (+65) 6254 7722
590 Queensway, Singapore 149072, (+65) 6251 2323
Bedok Garden & Landscaping (part of Far East Flora group), 4A Bedok South Road, Singapore 469271, (+65) 6244 2216
Situated along the Thomson Road stretch of garden centres, Island Landscape carries a great variety of US Noble Fir Christmas trees, ranging from 4 to 10 feet tall. You can order online and pay $30 to have it delivered, or go the traditional route and simply head to their nursery to choose a tree yourself! Look out for their gorgeous poinsettias to add to your Christmas loot, mama!
Island Landscape, Plot 13, Joan Road / Thomson Road Nurseries, PSA Nursery, Singapore 298897 (Thomson Road, between Andrew Road and Olive Road, near the Polo Club), (+65) 6254 9867, www.islandgroup.com.sg
Corona Florist & Nursery
Corona has been around since the 1950’s so they know their stuff when it comes to horticulture! You’ll be sure to find the perfect Christmas tree (from 4-9 feet) for your family which has been lovingly cared for by the experts here! They will also deliver and dispose of your tree for a small transport fee.
Corona Florist & Nursery, 388F Clementi Road, Singapore 599473, www.corona.com.sg
IKEA to the rescue yet again! Head to the superstore for all-things Christmas — real and artificial trees, ornaments, wrapping paper, fairy lights, and festive-themed decor guaranteed to make Santa feel at home! We love that IKEA also has a tree recycling programme that’ll give you 50% back in the form of an IKEA gift card for trees purchased in IKEA (and a $5 gift card for non-IKEA trees), as well as put your used tree into compost to be given to eco-schools to use as fertiliser!
IKEA Alexandra, 317 Alexandra Road, Singapore 159965, (+65) 6786 6868,
IKEA Tampines, 60 Tampines North Drive 2, Singapore 528764, (+65) 6786 6868
Prince’s Landscape and Construction
Prince’s carry modest four footers to over-the-top 18 foot whoppers of the soft blue-green Noble Fir Christmas trees, which they can also decorate for you for a small fee. At no extra charge, these guys will also deliver, set up and even dismantle the trees at your request, mama!
Prince’s Landscape and Construction and Flower Shop, 53 Sungei Tengah Road, Singapore 698998, (+65) 6763 7000
Prince’s Garden Centre, Lot 210 PT3 Lorong Ah Thia, Upper Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 660000, (+65) 6767 7000
Candy is another Thomson Road nursery that carries both Noble Fir and Nordman Fir Christmas trees from 4-10 feet tall. Check out their various ornaments and gorgeous wreaths – which you can order decorated or bare – so you and the kiddies can unleash your decorating prowess together!
Candy Floriculture, 567 Thomson Road, Singapore 298183, (+65) 6256 6788, www.candy.com.sg
Cold Storage’s 2015 Christmas catalogue is jam-packed with festive goodies, seasonal promotions and, of course, Christmas trees! You can pick up real or artificial trees by heading down to one of their stores. We at Sassy Mama did the legwork for you to get you the list of locations that carry live trees ranging from 3-6.5 feet: Jelita, Holland, Kallang Leisure Park, Great World City, Orchard Hotel, Sime Derby Centre, Paragon Marketplace, Tanglin Marketplace, Parkway Parade and Anchorpoint. You can find ornaments and artificial trees ranging from 4-6 feet at any of the Cold Storage outlets!
Cold Storage, various locations across Singapore, www.coldstorage.com.sg
Robinsons has a cute ‘tinsel & trimmings’ shop which offers loads of artificial tree options, bare canvas or pre-decorated just as you wish! They also have four festive colour themes to help organise your decorating needs: gold & orange, silver & white, festive red, and vibrant & colourful!
Robinsons The Heeren, 260 Orchard Road, Singapore 238855, (+65) 6735 8838, www.robinsons.com.sg
Robinsons JEM, 50, Jurong Gateway Road #01-07/13 Singapore 608549, Tel: (+65) 6887 8838 Robinsons Raffles City, 252 North Bridge Rd, #03-01 Raffles City Shopping Centre, Singapore 179103, Tel: (+65) 6216 8388, www.robinsons.com.sg
Fake it ’till you make it at this one-stop shop which stocks a nice variety of artificial trees and ornaments and delivers decorated trees for those mamas looking for a quick set-up! Here’s a Sassy Mama tip for you: Vanda Win also has a stall on the fifth floor of The Verge alongside many other Christmas vendors to showcase a wide selection of Christmas trees, decor, lights and more!
Vanda Win, 2 Serangoon Rd, The Verge, Singapore 218227, vandawin.com.sg
You’ll find artificial trees of every size, shape and colour at TANGS, and plenty of ornaments to adorn your new tree to boot! They also offer free delivery for TANGS membership card holders and the all-important gift wrapping service desk!
Tangs, 310 Orchard Road, Singapore 238864, (+65) 6737 5500, www.tangs.com
Novena Square Mall
From 13-27 December 2015, the ground floor of Novena Square 2 Mall will be filled with Christmas stalls specialising in everything you’ll need to deck the halls – think artificial trees, ornaments, fairy lights and yuletide treats!
Novena Square Mall, 238 Thomson Road, Singapore 307683, www.square2.com.sg
Charlotte Puxley Flowers
Expertly complementing the tropical flora and fauna of Singapore with the understated charm of an English garden, Charlotte Puxley Flowers is the newest go-to boutique flower shop specialising in unique bouquets and arrangements. To celebrate the holiday season, Charlotte is now taking wreath orders which she custom makes from scratch to make your door pop with festive cheer! Keeping to her signature organic, flowing and wild style, Charlotte doesn’t use tinsel in her wreaths but does wrap hydrangeas, helipterum, lavender and seasonal greens around copper frames specially flown in from the UK.
Spreading the Christmas love, Charlotte is offering Sassy Mama readers 10% off her 12-inch and 15-inch wreaths (prices start from $95). The best thing to do is to send her a photo of your door and colour preferences and she will help you from there!
Our Hong Kong sisters love them and now Silk Flowers is here in Singapore! Offering a beautiful selection of artificial flowers – no need to stress about watering these petals, mama! – Silk Flowers Singapore can put together stunning arrangements in unique vases provided by Singapore Trading Post. Their Christmas collection of wreaths and centrepieces are now available, starting from $59.
Silk Flowers Singapore, (+65) 8307 6355, www.silkflowerssingapore.com
Jones has your traditional wreath needs covered with a wide range of poinsettia, spruce, berry and vine holiday wreaths to choose from! Be sure to also check out their garlands and glittery Christmas displays to add more festive flair to your home, mama!
Jones Collection, 6 Genting Road, #03-00, Singapore , (+65) 6746 3879, www.jones.com.sg
In addition to the places mentioned above, the following stores also carry speciality festive decor to spruce up your home this holiday season!
Crate & Barrel
Year after year, we swoon over Crate & Barrel’s Christmas collection of gorgeous ornaments, candles and tableware. Head over to either of their Orchard stores to be inspired, mama!
Crate & Barrel, 2 Orchard Turn, #03-25, #04-21/22 ION Orchard, Singapore 238801, (+65) 6634 4222
Crate & Barrel, 218 & 277 Orchard Road, Orchard Gateway @ Emerald Singapore 238858, (+65) 6634 8488
Get interior design tips and your Christmas decor in one go at Make Room — a design studio and retail store which stocks eclectic home products made of wood, metal and ceramic. If you head to their store on Thursday, 3 December, you can get 10% off storewide and 20% off Christmas ornaments and trees!
Make Room, 315 Outram Road, #10-01, Tan Boon Liat Building, Singapore 169074, (+65) 9113 1274, www.make-room.net
Stock up on gorgeous home decor and classy stocking stuffers for your decorating-mad pals at this Cluny Court boutique. We especially love their decorative gold doves, gilded stag napkin ring holders and pearl Christmas ornaments!
Bungalow 55, 501 Bukit Timah Road, #01-05A, Cluny Court, Singapore 259760, (+65) 6463 3831, www.thebungalow55.com
Decorating your home tastefully for the holidays can be difficult when faced with stores full of cheesy Santa displays, but Galanga Living have it down pat with their beautifully understated festive decor, such as their metal reindeer pieces and copper candle holders!
Galanga Living, 211 Henderson Road, #01-02 Henderson Industrial Park, Singapore, Singapore 159552, (+65) 6475 2633, www.galangaliving.com
‘Instagrammable’ pretty much sums up Stylodeco. Bespoke services are available to ensure your home decor reflects your personality and whatever holiday theme you’re going for! If you don’t have the time for an appointment at their showroom, their online store is enough to make you hold back entering your credit card details – everything just looks so good!
Stylodeco, Seletar Hills Estate, Tel: (+65) 6409 7147 (by appointment only), www.stylodeco.com
IWannaGoHome’s Christmas selection ranges from the adorable to the kitschy to the luxe! Head here to pick up festive-inspired decor and gifts such as photo frames, cushions and throws!
IWannaGoHome, #01-35/36 Great World City, 1 Kim Seng Promenade Singapore 237994, (+65) 6737 8858, www.iwannagohome.com.sg
In Situ is a fun anomaly of a furniture store, offering exclusive furniture and art pieces next to hand-knitted festive accessories, fair trade stockings, lovely ornaments and other bits and bobs that’ll remind you of evening snuggled up by a (faux) fireplace with the fam.
In Situ, 238 River Valley Rd, Singapore 238296, Tel: (+65) 6733 7307, www.insitu-sg.com
PasarBella is already brimming with Christmas treats in their food hall, and resident boutique shop Chillax Market is following suit with a plethora of holiday-themed decorations and gift ideas, such as vintage Christmas cards, star-shaped candle holders and Christmas stockings! Join them at their special Christmas shopping event on Wednesday, 2 December to take advantage of 10% off storewide, mama!
Chillax Market, The Grandstand, #03-07, 200 Turf Club Road, Singapore 287994, (+65) 6463 0128, www.facebook.com/ChillaxMarket
Lifestyle collective Egg3 stocks everything from wallets, notebooks and designer clothing to furniture and home accessories, so we bet you’ll find something here that will give your home just that added oomph for the holidays! Their quirky finds will make great conversation starters at your upcoming holiday parties!
Egg3, Haus of Egg3 East Coast, 164 East Coast Road Singapore 428870 Tel: (+65) 6348 6564
Egg3 @ 112 Katong, 112 East Coast Road #02-35 112 Katong Singapore 428802, Tel: (+65) 6538 3229
Egg3 @ Erskine, 33 Erskine Road #01-10/11/12 Singapore 069333, Tel: (+65) 6536 6977
Spotlight never fails to impress with their range of reasonably-priced holiday DIY and crafts for those creative mamas amongst us! Get the little ones involved with fun christmas decoration making kits!
Spotlight, 68 Orchard Road, #05-11/19, Plaza Singapura, Singapore 238839, (+65) 6733 9808, www.spotlight.com.sg