April 23, 2007

Best Shopping in Singapore

By Verdict Staff

Widely acknowledged as Asia’s premier shopping destination, Singapore has plenty to offer even the most discerning Elite Traveler.

With an array of shopping malls, alongside unique designer boutiques, you’ll find something of interest in most districts of this truly international, multi-cultural metropolis.

Wisma Atria

Awarded the Superbrands Singapore status from 2004 to 2007, Wisma Atria has earned itself the reputation of being one of the most established shopping malls in the city.

The 230,000-square-foot shopping center has a basement and four floors of retail space, along with three car parking levels. Accommodating 94 specialty stores, it is well situated in the heart of famous Orchard Road. The center attracts locals, tourists and business people and has become a firm favorite among elite travelers.

+65 6235 8177

Wisma Atria, 435 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238877

www.wismaonline.com

STEFANO RICCI

Classic Italian tailoring at its best, Stefano Ricci offers refined attire and accessories for the discriminating gentleman, as well as a coveted houseware range.

The trademark cufflinks are handmade by master goldsmiths using solid gold, platinum, diamond and a host of semi-precious stones including blue topaz, rhodolite and onyx. The luxury leather range includes wallets, footwear, belts, travel bags and handbags for the perfect gift.

+65 6634 1093

B1/75 The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands 10, Bay Front Avenue, Singapore 018956

www.stefanoricci.com

Palais Renaissance

Palais Renaissance is one of the finest malls in Singapore, with a reputation for style and glamour.

Easily accessible along Orchard Road, the mall is a haven for those looking for world-class brands from top designers, and is frequented by members of the very wealthiest communities of Singapore. The perfect place for elite travelers looking to shop, Palais Renaissance features DKNY, Croco Mondalli by Kwanpen, Giuseppe Zanotti, Vanilla Home among many other top brands. For shopping assistance phone: +65 6877 8463 or email: JacquelineYap@cdl.com.sg

+65 6877 1818

390 Orchard Road, Singapore 238871

www.palais.sg

Montblanc Mandarin Gallery

Mont Blanc mandarin gallery

Montblanc Mandarin Gallery boutique is a 5,000-square-foot luxurious duplex designed by Ons Gherib, and is only one of two Montblanc boutiques worldwide to feature a 13-foot-high art installation.

Comprising 600,000 Swarovski crystals carved into individually curved glass panels and a framed chandelier, customers at Montblanc’s Mandarin Gallery boutique will appreciate the appointment-only service. The gallery famously sells haute joaillerie, designer stationary, timepieces and an array of leather goods. As one of two countries which feature the ‘Nib Analysis Service’ outside of Europe, customers can also have their handwriting analyzed to assist them in selecting the ideal nib size for their fountain pens. For shopping assistance phone: +65 6590 6121 or email: eka.liul@montblanc.com.sg

+65 6831 6363

Mandarin Gallery, 333 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238867

www.mandaringallery.com.sg

Takashimaya

Being one of the largest departmental stores located in Ngee Ann City, Takashimaya has become an iconic shopping mall.

It hosts hair and beauty salons and a fitness club, along with its array of worldwide fashion outlets. Brands available here include Armani Collezioni, Armani Exchange, Burberry, Dior, DKNY, Donna Karan and Dunhill. For shopping assistance phone: +65 6732 6626

+65 6738 1111

391 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238873

www.takashimaya-sin.com

Isetan Scotts

Isetan Scotts is a well-known mall in the city’s premier shopping district of Orchard Road.

Brands available include agnès b. and Dior, and shoppers can also pre-purchase products online.

+65 6733 1111

Shaw House, 350 Orchard Road, Singapore 238868

www.isetan.com.sg

Fashion & Accessories

A.P.C RAFFLES HOTEL ARCADE Phone: +65 6334 3876 Address: 328 North Bridge Road, Singapore 188719 Website: www.apc.fr
AGNES B. TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.agnesb.com
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN CLUB 21 Phone: +65 6304 1385 Address: 01-02 Four Seasons Hotel, 190 Orchard Boulevard, Singapore 248646 Website: www.alexandermcqueen.com
ARMANI COLLEZIONI TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.giorgioarmani.com
BALENCIAGA HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.balenciaga.com
BALLY TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.bally.com
BCBG MAX AZRIA WISMA ATRIA Website: www.bcbg.com
BLUGIRL BLUMARINE HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.blumarine.com
BOTTEGA VENETA TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.bottegaveneta.com
BURBERRY TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.burberry.com
CATHERINE MALANDRINO THE LINK Phone: +65 6733 7185 Address: 1 Nassim Road, Singapore 258458 Website: www.catherinemalandrino.com
CÉLINE TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.celine.com
CHLOÉ DFS GALLERIA Phone: +65 6229 8100 Address: 25 Scotts Road, Singapore 228220 Website: www.chloe.com
COLLETTE DINNIGAN THE LINK Phone: +65 6733 7185 Address: 1 Nassim Road, Singapore 258458 Website: www.collettedinnigan.com
COMME DES GARÇONS HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.comme-des-garcons.com
D&G MANDARIN GALLERY Phone: +65 6733 9860 Address: 333A Orchard Road, Singapore 238867 Website: www.dolcegabbana.com
DIANE VON FURSTENBERG TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.dvf.com
DIESEL PARAGON Phone: +65 6738 5535 Address: 290 Orchard Road, Singapore Website: www.diesel.com
DIOR TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.dior.com
DKNY TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.dkny.com
DOLCE & GABBANA ION ORCHARD Phone: +65 6304 1366 Address: 01-21 & 02-11 Ion Orchard, 2 Orchard Turn, Singapore 238801 Website: www.dolcegabbana.com
DONNA KARAN HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.donnakaran.com
DRIES VAN NOTEN HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.driesvannoten.be
DUNHILL TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.dunhill.com
EMPORIO ARMANI MANDARIN GALLERY Website: www.emporioarmani.com
ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA Phone: +65 6423 9315 Address: 168 Robinson Road, Capital Tower, Singapore Website: www.zegna.com
ESCADA TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.escada.com
ETRO Paragon Website: www.etro.it
FENDI TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.fendi.com
GIVENCHY DFS GALLERIA Phone: +65 6229 8100 Address: 25 Scotts Road, Singapore 228220 Website: www.givenchy.com
GUCCI TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.gucci.com
HERMÈS Phone: +65 6738 9807 Address: Liat Towers, 541 Orchard Road, Singapore 238881 Website: www.hermes.com
HUGO BOSS TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.hugoboss.com
ISSEY MIYAKE HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.isseymiyake.com
JEAN PAUL GAULTIER Paragon Website: www.jeanpaulgaultier.com
JIL SANDER HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.jilsander.com
JIMMY CHOO TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.jimmychoo.com
KENZO TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.kenzo.com
LA PERLA TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.laperla.com
LANVIN HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Website: www.lanvin.com
LOEWE TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.loewe.com
LOUIS VUITTON TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.louisvuitton.com
MANOLO BLAHNIK Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton Shopping Gallery, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.manoloblahnik.com
MARC JACOBS ION ORCHARD Website: www.marcjacobs.com
MARNI HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.marni.com
MISSONI HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.missoni.com
MIU MIU Paragon Website: www.miumiu.com
MOSCHINO HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.moschino.com
PAUL & JOE WISMA ATRIA Website: www.paulandjoe.com
PAUL SMITH HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Phone: +65 6737 2233 Address: Hilton International Hotel, 581 Orchard Road, Singapore 238883 Website: www.paulsmith.co.uk
PRADA Paragon Website: www.prada.com
RALPH LAUREN TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.ralphlauren.com
SALVATORE FERRAGAMO TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.ferragamo.com
STELLA MCCARTNEY HILTON SHOPPING GALLERY Website: www.stellamccartney.com
TOD’S TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.tods.com
TOMMY HILFIGER Phone: +65 6376 9156 Address: VivoCity, 1 Harbourfront Walk, Singapore 098585 Website: www.tommy.com
VALENTINO CLUB 21 Website: www.valentino.com
VERSACE Paragon Website: www.versace.com
VIKTOR & ROLF CLUB 21 Phone: +65 6235 0753 Address: 01-02 Four Seasons Hotel, 190 Orchard Boulevard, Singapore 248646 Website: www.viktor-rolf.com
VIVIENNE WESTWOOD FRONT ROW Phone: +65 6224 5501/5502 Address: 5 Ann Siang Road, Singapore 069688 Website: www.viviennewestwood.co.uk
YVES SAINT LAURENT TAKASHIMAYA Website: www.ysl.com

Watches and Jewelry

AUDEMARS PIGUET BOUTIQUE Phone: +65 6836 4918 Address: 541 Orchard Road, #01-03 Liat Towers, Singapore, 238881 Website: www.audemarspiguet.com
CHANEL Phone: +65 6836 7588 Address: 391 Orchard Road, #01-04 Takashimaya Shopping Centre, Singapore, 238874 Website: www.chanel.com
CHOPARD Phone: +65 6733 8111 Address: 391 Orchard Road, #01-03 Ngee Ann City, Singapore, 238872 Website: www.chopard.com
DE BEERS Phone: +65 6225 0010 Address: Unit B1-020/021, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore, 018972 Website: www.debeers.com
JAEGER-LECOULTRE Phone: +65 6339 5911 Address: 328 North Bridge Road #01-12, Raffles Hotel Arcade, Singapore, 188719 Website: www.jaegerlecoultre.com
OMEGA Phone: +65 6509 9712 Address: ION Orchard, Shop 01-11, 2 Orchard Turn, Singapore, 238801 Website: www.omegawatches.com
PIAGET Phone: +65 6732 6831 Address: 391 Orchard Road, # 01-11, Ngee Ann City Tower B, Singapore, 238874 Website: www.piaget.com
VACHERON CONSTANTIN Phone: +65 6688 7000 Address: The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Avenue #B2-238, Singapore, 018972 Website: www.vacheron-constantin.com