GSS sans the insane queues
As Singaporeans, we’re pretty much accustomed to queueing for every darn thing – but that doesn’t mean we actually like it. This Great Singapore Sale season, quit jumping on the bandwagon, skip the crazy crowds and visit buried treasures that are easily overlooked instead.
We’ve scoured for the sweetest GSS deals around Singapore – here are 9 places to visit before everyone else:
Lining racks with only the trendiest of fashion accessories, Mixshop is out to lull you into filling your shopping carts – all thanks to their staggering discounts. But don’t worry about recklessly squandering your money away, because we’ve singled out the top picks that are not to be missed.
Make a beeline for hair accessories, going for up to a whopping 92% off – or snag a truckload of $1 deals and stock up your vanity drawer to the brim without abusing your wallet.
Be sure to take some time to browse through their aesthetically appealing temp tats ($1.50), which are a unique way to spice up your party look.
Address: HarbourFront Centre #02-95 1 Maritime Square 099255
One can never have too many bags. Whether you’re a student, working adult or a tai tai, you’d always wanna be on the lookout for fresh designs to add on to your collection. And though looking for new accessories to switch up your look can be tough, Reisenthel’s got your bag.
Carrying cosmetic pouches, travel bags and even shopping trolleys, this company prides itself on having stylish yet practical bags for every occasion. Get 20% off your total bill with the coupon code “GSS” at checkout. And that’s not all: free shipping for the entire month of June is the cherry on top.
3. Hitoyoshi Ramen
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Once you’ve exhausted yourself from all that shopping, fuel up with delectable dishes from Hitoyoshi Ramen. Being the new kid on the block, they’re all ready to serve up those piping hot bowls of savoury goodness to reward ourselves with after a day’s worth of shopping.
Choose between the Original, Garlic Spices and Spicy broths – all boiled for almost 10 hours to bring out only the best Tonkatsu flavours. Their flagship store is slated to commence operations end June 2017, so don’t miss your chance to check out their in-store promotions during their debut in Singapore then!
Address: HarbourFront Centre #01-99 1 Maritime Square 099255
4. Royal Sporting House warehouse sale
PSA for all sports junkies: Royal Sporting House will be having a mega warehouse sale from 29 June – 2 July 2017, where you can get up to 80% off on featured brands like Reebok, Puma and adidas.
If you happen to be a SAFRA member, more perks follow. Enjoy an additional 5% off with any $80 purchase, and 1-day early access on 28 June from 12pm–6pm when you present your membership card – time to unleash your inner auntie and chiong for the best deals before everyone else does!
Address: 190 MacPherson Road Wisma Gulab Singapore 348548
Opening Hours: 12PM – 6PM
Telephone: 6746 6555
Shop to your heart’s content in the comfort of your own home with Lazada, where prices are slashed by up to a crazy 90%. With everything from women’s fashion to electronics on their site, there’s bound to be something for everyone.
Here’s your window to snag Daniel Wellington watches at 60% off, or load your makeup pouches with Etude House goodies at more than 50% off.
6. Yakson House
Although it seems like only intense diets and hardcore skincare regimens are enough for us to earn the slender bodies and flawless skin we hanker after, Yakson House begs to differ.
Offering a multitude of services ranging from Sculpture Face Care to Golki Bone Therapy, they pride themselves on catering to the cosmetic and healthcare needs of all their patrons. Providing non-invasive and natural face size reduction sans any form of surgery, they promise to help you nail that V-shaped jawline with zero downtime.
And there’s no better time to pop by for a consultation with their opening promotion this coming June.
Address: HarbourFront Centre #02-17 1 Maritime Square 099255
Indulge in some top notch retail therapy with Zalora – one of the hottest fashion e-retailers in the scene. In the spirit of the GSS, they’re introducing a sweet 50% discount across a ton of popular brands – get Zalora bags for less than $20, or some Nike kicks under $100.
8. Journey East warehouse sale
If you’ve been having second thoughts about the hefty price tags that typically come with furniture, it’s time to take this golden opportunity to pimp up your place.
Revamp your crib with quality teak wood and iron pieces from Journey East – which is rolling out a series of irresistible promotions this GSS. Trawling through 50% clearance pieces to 20% off furniture storewide, you’d find that giving your home a facelift has never been this affordable.
Address: 315 Outram Road, #03-02, Tan Boon Liat Building Singapore 169074
Opening Hours: 10AM – 6PM
Telephone: 6473 1693
It’s difficult to skimp on skincare when everything seems overpriced, but this online retail store’s a godsend. Get your cosmetics fix for less at VIIMART, an e-mart for all things beauty and wellness.
Popular brands like Clinique, SK-II, Crabtree & Evelyn, Gucci and Montblanc will be going at 60% off usual prices – so pamper yourself silly without wiping out your bank account.
Shop till you drop during GSS
It’s high time to dispel the myth that GSS is synonymous with unbearable and snaking queues. Do your research before embarking on your spree and make a beeline for only the best deals like the ones featured here.
Happy shopping! \(◦’⌣’◦)/
HarbourFront Centre – your one-stop for retail therapy
Most of us only know Harbourfront Centre as a ferry terminal, but nestled within the mall are hidden gems nestled waiting for us to seek them out. If you feel like taking a u-turn back home every single time you catch a glimpse of the crowd at Orchard, this is the alternative go-to place for some rad GSS deals.
With new outlets like Elloquence, Hitoyoshi Ramen, KIMOJ, Mixshop and Yakson taking the mall by storm, you can expect a fresh shopping experience the next time you pop by. Grab your best buds and make your way down for a long day of scrumptious grub and satisfying shopping.
Address: 1 Maritime Square, 099255
Opening Hours: 10AM – 10 PM Daily
Telephone: 6377 6311
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