Chinese New Year shopping promotions 2018


DBS CNY shopping deals 

Image adapted from: @zalora

You know the Chinese New Year drill – in with the new, and out with the old. It’s time to get your wardrobe and home CNY-ready with a complete reshuffle of your clothes. But if your wallet’s feeling a little thin, here’s a bunch of shopping discounts and promos that’ll help you and your home look fab in time for your reunion dinner.

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1. Hush Puppies – $10 off


Image credit: Hush Puppies

House-visiting isn’t fun when you’ve got a foot blister – that’s why shoes with proper arch support need to be at the top of your list. Since Hush Puppies is offering $10 off once you spend $100, make the most of the promotion and grab a pair. They’ve got different styles including heels, moccasins, sandals, and loafers for you to start the new year off on the right foot.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: $10 off with min. nett spend of $100
T&Cs: Valid till 28 Feb


2. ZALORA – 20% off


Image credit: @zalora

Look like the fashion-forward person you are when you stock up with clothes from ZALORA. They’ve got brands like Topshop, Mango, and River Island for you to pick out trendy pieces from, so that you’ll always look your best. Their in-house brand Something Borrowed has a new Chinese New Year collection that’ll give your getup a festive flair.

Spend $120 and use the promo code ‘DBSFESTIVE20’ to get 20% off, or top up your spend to $150 and get extra 5% off. Be one of the top 2 spenders for February and receive a pair of return flight tickets to Phuket!


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: 
20% off with min. spend of $120*
Additional 5% with min. spend of $150^
15% off with min. spend of $100**
*Valid till 28 Feb
^Valid till 20 Feb
**Valid till 31 Dec


3. G2000 – up to $38 off


Image credit: G2000 Singapore

Workwear doesn’t mean you’re restricted to boring black slacks and stiff white shirts. With G2000‘s range of modern pieces, you’re sure to jazz up any ordinary work day with their trendy ankle-length cigarette pants and lace dresses.

Fill up your closet with both stylish and professional pieces by spending $128 to get $18 off, or $168 to get $38 off. You can also get up to $60 worth of vouchers in their CNY Spin & Win.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive:
$38 off with min. spend of $168
$18 off with min. spend of $128
Up to $60 worth of vouchers in CNY Spin & Win
T&Cs: Valid till 19 Feb


4. Lazada – up to 20% off


Image credit: @lazada_sg

If you’re dreading the CNY shopping crowd, shop online at Lazada for a wide range of clothes. They sell everything, from cartoon-themed socks to floral dresses. Their clothes come from all over the world –  from Korean-style dresses, to loose European linen, and even modern cheongsams, they’ve got it all.

For new shoppers, enter promo code ‘DBS2018‘ at checkout to enjoy 20% off. Existing shoppers can enjoy 18% off with promo code ‘TBCDBS18‘ via Lazada app.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: 
20% off* storewide for new customers
18% off^ storewide for existing customers
Valid till 30 Jun
*20% discount is capped at $10
^18% discount is capped at $6


5. Amazon Prime Now – up to $15 off


We Singaporeans are used to dealing with the OT life and yes, it can be difficult to make the time to go CNY shopping. But with Amazon Prime Now and their FREE 2-hour delivery**, you can get anything you need without leaving your office or house. Beauty products or groceries, electronics or toys – they’ve got everything.

For new shoppers who don’t know just how convenient Amazon Prime Now is, use the promo code ‘NEWDBS15’ to get $15 off when you spend just $60. Regular shoppers, don’t worry – we’ve got you covered with the promo code ‘DBS12’ to get $12 off by spending $120.

iOS | Android

DBS Visa Cardmembers exclusive:
$15 off with a min. spend $60* for new customers
$12 off with a min. spend $120^ for existing customers

Valid till 28 Feb or when fully redeemed
*Limited to first 10,000 redemptions
^Limited to first 6,000 redemptions
**On local orders above $40


6. Bata – $10 return voucher


Image credit: @batasingapore

No longer just about the white kicks we wore to school, Bata’s been bringing shoes that are in-trend at an affordable price point. Start the new year looking stylish – we’re coveting their black heeled mules which will match everything from a pair of jeans to a casual sundress. Spend $80, and you’ll receive a $10 return voucher and a complimentary pack of ang paos.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: $10 return voucher and pack of ang paos with min. spend of $80
T&Cs: Valid till 4 Mar


7. Goldheart – 10% off selected jewellery


Image credit: Goldheart

Gold is a must-have for CNY since it brings good luck and fortune. Drape yourself in fine gold with local jeweller Goldheart‘s craftmanship – get 10% off 916/999 gold jewellery workmanship.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive:
10% off 916/999 gold jewellery workmanship
Additional 10% off selected gem-set jewellery
T&Cs: Valid till 28 Feb


8. Watches of Switzerland – installment waiver + exclusive travel pouch


Image credit: Watches of Switzerland

We have our smartwatches and smartphones to help keep time, but there’s no accessory more classic than a wristwatch. Watches of Switzerland offers a 4-month instalment waiver for their 24-month Instalment Payment Plan (IPP), making it easier for everyone to invest in a long-lasting timekeeper. You can find out more about the brands involved here.

When you sign up for 24-month IPP, you’ll also receive an exclusive suede travel watch pouch and toolkit.

DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: 4-month installment waiver for 24-month installment payment plan with complimentary watch pouch
T&Cs: Valid till 31 Mar


9. nübox – 5% off selected items


CNY shopping doesn’t have to be all about clothes; take the chance to revamp your electronics since nübox is offering 5% off selected items. Give your house a makeover by decking it out with smart home features like Philips Hue’s smart lighting and Sonos’ wireless audio system.

Other items worth checking out include phone cases from brands like Cyngnett and Kate Spade, powerbanks from Belkin, and earphones from Beats and Bose.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: 5% off selected items with promo code ‘NUBOXDBS’
T&Cs: Valid till 28 Feb at both nübox stores and nübox eStore


10. Esprit – extra 5% discount + complimentary membership


Image credit: Esprit

Esprit’s usually filled with racks of casual chic clothes but their Chinese New Year collection featuring artiste Zhou Dongyu will give you that extra festive sparkle. Spend more than $120 from your pick of embroidered jumpers and shiny pleated skirts, and you’ll get an additional 5% off your order.

Their regular collection also offers a solid choice of basic-coloured tees, cardigans, and pants that’ll quickly become your favourite worn-in clothes.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: Extra 5% off with min. nett spend of $120
T&Cs: Valid till 25 Feb at retail stores only




One Faber Group – 1-for-1 passes


Image credit: @singaporecablecar

Thanks to One Faber Group’s 1-for-1 rides and attractions, you’ll have plenty of fun weekends ahead with your best bud or family. At the price of one, you can ride the Singapore Cable Car (Unlimited Rides for the day), visit the Sentosa Merlion, and see the fireworks from outdoor show Wings of Time (Premium Seat).

End a tiring weekday with a hearty meal at Dusk Restaurant & Bar since you get 10% off if you spend $80, or pick up a souvenir at Sentosa Fun Shop with 10% off if you spend a minimum of $10.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: 1-for-1 passes and more
T&Cs: Valid till 31 Mar


Gardens by the Bay – 20% off Friends of the Gardens Membership


Image credit: Gardens by the Bay

When you’re in need of a break from all the bai nians, take a stroll around Gardens by the Bay to soak in the festivities and cool temperature in the conservatories. The Friends of the Gardens Membership is currently going at 20% off – become a member to receive unlimited admission to attractions like Flower Dome, Cloud Forest, and Skyway. Parking is free for the first 2 hours!  

With new floral displays like Dahlia Dreams in the setting of a Chinese courtyard garden and Spring Surprise debuting Singapore’s first UV Lotus Dragon Dance and Northern Lions, there’s plenty to see at Gardens by the Bay this Chinese New Year.

Use the promo code ‘DBS88’ to apply online.


DBS/POSB Cardmembers exclusive: 20% off Friends of the Gardens Membership
T&Cs: Valid till 31 Mar


Enjoy great savings this Chinese New Year with DBS


Image credit: DBS

It’s difficult to part ways with your hard-earned cash, but Chinese New Year shopping doesn’t have to break the bank. Use your DBS/POSB Card to get access to a huge range of shopping deals and promotions in town. With all these deals, you can save money – even while having to give out ang paos – but still be able to put your best self forward this Chinese New Year.

Find out more about DBS/POSB Chinese New Year promotions here!

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