THE GIFTING EDITION

The Gifting Edition took place on November 4 & 5 2016 at the F1 Pit Building, where over 150 independent labels came together to showcase new design-led collections and exclusive launches across women’s, men’s, and kids labels, as well as home decor.

This edition also saw our inaugural partnership with Singapore Fashion Week (SGFW), Singapore’s premier fashion event which spotlights Asia’s best talents, serving as a retail platform in support of both established and emerging local labels across fashion, jewellery, bags, and accessories.

VENDOR HIGHLIGHTS

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BLOESEM

Find a delightful mix of homewares, accessories, and stationery at Bloesem, who will be bringing back art prints from My Deer which sold out the last edition. Bloesem will also be partnering Hili Studio to conduct workshops for adults and kids.

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TWIN WITHIN

Designed by Kristin Mariella, Twin Within is an Icelandic jewellery line that creates fair trade statement necklaces. Each piece is handmade by single mothers through a peace organization in the Philippines.

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GIFTS LESS ORDINARY

Find the best British labels at Gifts Less Ordinary and make like royalty with Royal Family-approved brands like My 1st Years, Merci Maman, and Halycon Days. The customisable gifts are suitable for everyone from granddaughter to grandpa.

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BON VIVANT

Australia-based Bon Vivant taps on the expertise of Balinese craftsmen to create their collection of affordably-priced leather bags. The brand is committed to quality leather and traditional methods.

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CARRIE K.

Acclaimed local label Carrie K. marries artisan-crafted jewellery with playful designs to challenge traditional notions of precious jewellery. The brand has recently joined the ranks of Disney fashion collaborators such as Valentino and Christian Louboutin.

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BABY STYLE ICON

Founded by mothers looking for edgy alternative apparel for their kids, Baby Style Icon will be launching two exclusive collections at Boutiques for boys and girls: a collection designed with Childhood Apparel and their latest Swagasaurus pieces.

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MATTER
MATTER is a socially motivated business focused on affordable luxury, thoughtful design, and provenance. The brand fosters designer-artisan collaborations by working closely with international designers and rural textile communities.
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EPIGRAM

Epigram is an independent publisher based in Singapore. They champion well-designed and thought-provoking local literature and have published several award-winning titles, including Sonny Liew’s graphic novel The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye.

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THE CHILDREN’S SHOWCASE
Not just popular with kids, The Children’s Showcase is a treasure trove for the entire family with over 70 high-end brands across children’s toys, fashion, décor, crockery, party supplies, and stationery.
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RICE

Rice is a Danish homewares and accessories brand known for their colourful melamine products, handmade baskets, and hand glazed tableware. The brand will be decking out cosy lounge areas all around Boutiques.

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BINARY STYLE

Founded by Singapore-based twin sisters, Binary Style showcases Singapore-themed motifs, local architectural accents, and even regional cultural influences on richly coloured scarves.

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AFFORDABLE STYLE FILES

Lauded by interior publications, Affordable Style Files represents the best of fresh, affordable, and ethical Australian interior labels, including Walter G Textiles, SOH Melbourne Candles, Pop & Scott, Design Twins, and Ivy Muse.

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ALLIES OF SKIN

Allies of Skin is a range of dermatologist-tested skin care products formulated with potent antioxidants sans nasties. The local label is steadily gaining a cult following.

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MAISONZHOU

MAISONZHOU creates luxury sleepwear from the finest silks and laces. The Asian label incorporates Asian design accents in its vintage-inspired pieces. The brand will debut at Boutiques.

MINIMAL
MINIMAL

Gender-neutral, sustainable, and ethically-produced, MINIMAL is a new children’s line for kids aged 2-8 years old. The brand will debut its inaugural collection of muscle tees made from organic cotton and bamboo.

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NIÀN JEWELRY

Niàn Jewelry is a range of artisanal. metal jewelry hand- knitted by the designer herself. The brand will exclusively launch the Nuance range at Boutiques, a collection of gradated metallic knitted rings.

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THE WIT AND THE WILL

The Wit and The Will is designed for the woman looking for trend-inspired statement pieces. Comprising handmade kimonos, kaftans, scarves, and beach accessories, the resortwear label is perfect for the modern bohemian.

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ECK&ART

Eck&Art design studio specialises in tongue-in-cheek, Singapore-themed posters and prints. The designer will launch new designs of the vintage travel style series at Boutiques.

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BELOUK

Belouk, a line of customised furniture and accessories, will be launching a new collection of ottomans and mouth-blown glass vases exclusively at Boutiques.

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HOUSE OF SHEENS

House of Sheens is a Singapore-based luxury brand focused on exotic skin products. The brand will retail their latest collection, which will be launched on the runways of Singapore Fashion Week.

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ESKPADE MILLINERY

Eskpade Millinery is a vintage-influenced brand inspired by Marlene Dietrich and Burlesque dancer Dita Von Teese. The head-turning brand combines various craft techniques to create their quirky headpieces.

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SEA APPLE

Sea Apple is a design-led modern clothing label focused on original prints, quality fabrics, and comfort for children aged 0-6. The brand will be debuting their Holiday 2016 collection in scandi-inspired palettes exclusively at Boutiques.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

THE GENTLEMEN'S CLUB

A dedicated space for the blokes to shop and lounge around. The product selection includes genuine Panama hats by Hat of Cain, leather goods by Bon Vivant, accessories by ITALIC & BOLD, and boutique menswear. The Club will also host whisky tastings and a select liquor menu.

CHILDREN'S PLAY AREA

Powered by The Children Showcase, our interactive play area allows children to read, draw, and play while busy parents get on with their shopping lists. From natural wooden building blocks to a popular foosball table, our play area remains a favoured space for children to forge friendships and sample new toys. Don’t forget to stop by our express nail salon, operated by social enterprise The Nail Social, for pampering treats including $10 mini manis for the kids!

CRAFT WORKSHOPS FOR KIDS AND ADULTS

Pick up a new skill just in time for the gifting season! Conducted by Bloesem and Hili Studio, Boutiques will offer craft workshops on both Friday and Saturday. Learn how to make your own wall weaving using a frame loom or take home your own macramé pot hanger and a whole new set of knotting techniques. Kids will learn how to weave their own holiday ornament. Registration details will be announced on social media channels at a later date.

GOURMET F&B OPTIONS

Known for its time-honoured local flavours, Violet Oon Singapore will pop up at Boutiques with a menu of quick bites and their signature sweet treats. Coffee will be provided by Cause, Coffee SG and homegrown roaster, Liberty Coffee, who will also be debuting the robotics-controlled Poursteady.

EVENT DETAILS

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THE GIFTING EDITION

4 November 2016 (Friday): 9am - 8pm
5 November 2016 (Saturday): 10am - 8pm

F1 Pit Building,test #02-01 to #02-03test
1 Republic Boulevard, testSingapore 038975

Free and ample parking available.test We accept cash, NETS, and all major credit cards.

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