Spaced Out

The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) recently announced that some vacant state land will be up for tender, and zoned for “agri-tainment” (that is, a mix of agriculture, recreation and entertainment). According to SLA, agri-tainment can be defined as “nature education, outdoor and/or recreational sports, rustic guest accommodation, spa facilities, arts and handicraft, art studios…fruit orchards, […]


Whether you pronounce it as “Spizz-a” or “S-Pizza,” Spizza has become a bit of a pizza institution in Singapore. It’s known for serving up reliably thin-crusted, tasty pizzas in relaxed and friendly surrounds time and again. We decided it was high time we went back to see how things were faring and were glad to […]

Seah Street Deli

For one of Singapore’s few American style delis, the long-standing Seah Street Deli is holding its own well. It has polished its formula: A classic American setting with black-and-white floor tiles, marble-top tables and wooden chairs, and a jukebox, with a menu of sandwiches, burgers, salads, milkshakes and floats, and more. On top of this […]

Street Chic

This Fashion Week, we skip the models and hit the streets instead to celebrate local cool. It’s a walk off.

Open Store: Porter International

#03-07/08 Wisma Atria, 435 Orchard Rd., 6235-2103.For those who have not already checked out their bags at the Wisma Atria store which opened just a few weeks ago, hop in and check out the new Fall/Winter collection “My Pride.” Porter carries trendy yet functional bags that are all water resistant, and have gone through brittleness […]

Open Store: NAFNAF

#01-138/139/140 VivoCity, 1 HarbourFront Walk, 6376 9858.France’s NAFNAF finally opens its first flagship store in Asia—and makes our very own VivoCity its first home. Built for young women between 20-35, one can look forward to fun kaleidoscopes of colorful, cheery and functional wear that will take them through day to night. Some of our favourite […]

Open Store: Levi’s Flagship Store

#01-11/12, 260 Orchard Road, The Heeren Shops, 67334725.Levi’s has opened its first flagship store in Singapore. Shoppers will be thrilled to find some limited exclusive Levi’s products that will be showcased only in this store. These labels include Levi’s Vintage Clothing, Warhol Factory X Levi’s products (the T-shirts are to die for), Levi’s Capital E, […]

Dress You Up

Check out some exciting offerings at this year’s Singapore Fashion Week.

‘Tis the Season

I-S gives the definitive guide on the right times to go traveling around the region.

Festive Seasons

Apart from the weather, festivities can also dictate when we want to visit a particular destination—here are some of the major festivals around the region.