You’ve worked hard all week—now it’s your time to enjoy a well-deserved weekend. Make the most of this carefree 48 hours (well, and Friday night) by visiting, Instagramming, learning and for some part, shopping, at these fabulous happenings around town:
CRIB Summit at Capella Singapore
Calling all budding and established female entrepreneurs—the CRIB Summit is a two-day conference set to inspire with idea-sparking discussion panels and talks by power women and international speakers; and workshops for a more intimate, engaging learning experience.
11 and 12 March at Capella Singapore. www.cribsummit.com
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Boutiques at Pit Building
Grab your recyclable totes and head on down to the Pit Building for Boutiques, Singapore’s longest-running curated shopping fair, where products for every fancy will be up for sale from a plethora of independent, artisanal, design-led and socially responsible brands.
10 and 11 March at Pit Building. www.boutiquefairs.com.sg
Make the most of your trip to the Pit Building by checking out SingaPlural as well. Expect a lot of design installations, Singaporean brands, engaging workshops and international collaborations, including one between Uniqlo and Machineast and Roots to showcase the AIRism clothing line in fun, sporty fashion.
Till 12 March at Pit Building. www.singaplural.com
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Surrender x DRx Romanelli & Cali Thornhill
Get hyped, because our favourite multi-label luxury street boutique, Surrender has collaborated with DRx Romanelli and Cali Thornhill for a series of highly coveted bomber jackets—which are currently on show in store. Just in case you didn’t already know, DRx is a notorious LA-based cultural clothing alchemist, best known for deconstructing and recomposing garments with a clash of fabrics and details; while Thornhill, also an artist from LA, boasts artistic collaborations with Off-White’s Virgil Abloh and is the man behind Kanye West’s Life of Pablo merchadise.
Check out the collection at Surrender, #01-03, 268 Orchard Road. www.surrenderous.co
DIOR(E)VOLUTION Pop-up at ION Orchard
Maria Grazia Chiuri sent the fashion world into a tizzy when she sent statement t-shirts and a brand new, edgier aesthetic down the runway for Dior’s spring/summer 2017 collection. And as part of a brand initiative to celebrate this globally, Dior has launched a DIOR(E)EVOLUTION pop-up at ION Orchard. Take a fashionably gander over to the atrium to shop uber cool accessories and embroidered tulle dresses and leather jackets up close, and take endless snaps of the highly Instagrammable neon lights.
Till 22 March at ION Orchard. www.dior.com
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By Dana Koh