Restaurant Review: I-S checks out hotspot Lolla

I-S reviews Lolla, a restaurant-bar in the Ann Siang/Club Street neighborhood. “The whole small plates movement is gaining serious traction, what with more and more restaurants adopting this philosophy. Lolla’s a nice space, located in a shophouse with the main dining area centered on an open-concept bar counter/kitchen so you can watch the chefs at […]

Jules & Jim

This Paris-based furnishing company, which boasts high-profile clients like Philippe Starck and Alberto Pinto, may be expert in fine interior fabrics and bespoke decorating services, but the très chic store holds its own with its collection of furniture, lighting and gorgeous home accessories including Mar de Cava’s Glycine coffee table, hand-painted porcelain tea sets and […]

Carhartt WIP

The fashion arm of this heritage American workwear brand makes its debut in Singapore and Southeast Asia. Currently on the rack is its male-centric Fall/Winter collection of T-shirts, shirts, pants, sweat and jackets, all evoking a no-fuss, utilitarian-cool aesthetic. $69 for T-shirts.

The Black Label

More bespoke loving at this high-ceilinged, wood paneled space in the heart of the Central Business District. Top draws at The Black Label are off-the-rack jackets, hand-embroidered shirts as well as accessories including handmade shoes, premium ties and quality belts (from $189). But if you’re looking for something special, the diamond-studded cufflinks, which bear 0.3 […]