Nars is one of the most coveted cosmetics brands in the world, so it comes as no surprise that its first standalone store in Singapore would be located on one of the city-state’s most prestigious addresses: Orchard Road. The space is a beauty lover’s dream, with stunning floor-to-ceiling visuals showcasing just what can be achieved with the amazing range of Nars make-up on offer. Don’t leave without picking up a cult classic from the 413 BLKR range, whether it’s the Pure Matte Lipstick (matte yet moisturising) or the must-have illuminator.
Nars, B1-53 Takashimaya Shopping Centre, 391 Orchard Road, +65 6235 1537
Anyone who loves a good cup of tea should be sure to pay a visit to the recently opened T2 Tea boutique on Orchard Road. This Australian brand takes traditional tea recipes and adds a modern twist: alongside classic English Breakfast, you’ll also find Singapore Breakfast; in addition to Earl Grey, there’s the delicious French Earl Grey. Spanning herbal, fruit, black, green and white teas, T2 Tea’s range of unique blends, matcha and iced teas now includes over 200 varieties, and the boutique also offers a range of stylish tea-making accessories.
T2 Tea, 01-20 313@Somerset, 313 Orchard Road, +65 6835 7085
There are few style signatures as instantly recognisable as the red sole of a Christian Louboutin heel, and fans of the brand will be delighted to hear that it has opened a new boutique in Singapore’s Scotts Square shopping centre. The interior is unique and eclectic, reflecting the brand’s identity: both men and women will find a wide array of styles here, from everyday looks to standout pieces, and from classic to contemporary. This is simply a must-visit for any shoe lover in Singapore.
Christian Louboutin, 01-16/17 Scotts Square, 6 Scotts Road, +65 6732 2813
British heritage brand Dunhill has opened a new boutique in the Paragon shopping centre. Founded in 1893, Dunhill has dressed discerning gentlemen for over a century, and is particularly associated with equipping men for sports and adventures – from motoring and riding to international travel. This heritage is reflected in the store’s design, which is reminiscent of London’s most famous and historic boutiques but also features curios from across the world.
Dunhill, 01-10 Paragon, 290 Orchard Road, +65 6734 8126
Tangs at Tang Plaza
A visit to Tangs at Tang Plaza is now more rewarding than ever. Head to level 4 to make the most of the brand new beauty services: Aesop Facial Appointments, Espace Beauté Chanel, Spa de La Mer and Dior Institut are just some of the highlights. At the same time you can stock up on products by leading beauty brands, including Eve Lom, Ren and Sans Ceuticals.
Tangs, Tangs Plaza, 310 Orchard Road, +65 6737 5500