The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands
Don't feel like fighting the crowds this festive season? The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands has you covered with their Click and Collect digital pre-order service. Exclusive items can be reserved and then picked up at your convenience. The holiday edition features new arrivals and Shoppes exclusives such as the Love Power Mini Satin Drawstring Bag from Diane von Furstenberg, the Hava Chain Crossbody in Amethyst from Proenza Schouler, and Penhaligon's Portraits Collection, a new range of four fragrances that pay tribute to the British aristocracy. Shop for your loved ones this festive season with the ease of a click, and have the item reserved exclusively for you in-store for 48 hours.
For more information, visit marinabaysands.com/shopping/shoppes-exclusives.html
CH Carolina Herrera: Duke in Greco Red
Hava Chain Crossbody in Amethyst from Proenza Schouler
Love Power Mini Satin Drawstring Bag from Diane von Furstenberg
The Furniture Mall
Celebrate The Furniture Mall's 22nd anniversary with even greater savings at their retail stores, at 10 Toh Guan Road. With more than 40 established showrooms such as Cellini, Gabbeh Carpet and Simmons, TFM is a one-stop shop for outfitting your home. From mattresses and other bedding accessories to furnishing accessories such as curtains, drapes, and lighting, internationally renowned brands are aplenty at TFM. Experienced sales personnel and concierge service staff will be on hand to attend to your queries and help you customise any items to make your dream home a reality.
For more information, visit thefurnituremall.com.sg
A Rolex watch needs no introduction. But the luxury brand will debut a new Oyster Perpetual Air-King, a watch that perpetuates the aeronautical heritage of the original Rolex Oyster just in time for the festive season. The new Air-King, with a 40mm case in 904L steel, features a distinctive black dial with a combination of large three, six and nine numerals marking the hours and a prominent minutes scale for navigational time readings. The dial bears the name Air-King in the same lettering that was designed specially for the model in the 1950s. It also carries the Superlative Chronometer certification redefined by Rolex in 2015, which ensures singular performance on the wrist.
For more information, visit rolex.com
Aspial-Lee Hwa Jewellery
A symbol of a dazzling future, good fortune and a new direction, the star takes centre stage in leading contemporary fine jeweller Lee Hwa Jewellery's Christmas collection, available for sale at all Lee Hwa boutiques since mid-November. My Star pendant retails at S$758 and is available in three settings: 18K white, yellow and rose gold. Brand manager of Lee Hwa Jewellery Chian Yu Xian said: "Our design team focused on creating a piece of treasure that will hold endless meaning and reflect the spirit of the festive season. The My Star pendant is a bright symbol of love, hope and joy for the future."
For more information, visit leehwajewellery.com
Think outside the box this festive season. Literally. It might not fit under your Christmas tree, but a Lexus automobile makes a great gift for someone who values precision and innovation. At the Tahara plant in Japan, individual components made using cutting-edge digital technology are assembled and finished by master craftsmen called Takumi, whose technical expertise and sure senses are honed by decades of rigorous experience. Take Eiji Goto, for example. A master of engine parts with 37 years of experience, he leads a team whose members must memorise a list of 250 points to inspect, all for just one piece. And it doesn't stop there. The level of detail is astonishing, perhaps best exemplified by the existence of a 14-minute film on how to place a grommet correctly – when the task itself takes only two seconds.
For more information, visit lexus.com.sg