The Art Republic
For those looking for one-of-a-kind gifts, check out this store which specializes in unique scrapbooks and handicrafts handmade by a small team of designers. They also offer special craft paper exclusive to their store.
Hunting for that past season Prada, Gucci or Chloe bag? You’re most likely to find it here. Some of the highlights include a Chloe Marcie Hobo calf leather handbag and a large YSL Roady bag which comes with metallic rivets and gorgeous studs.
Come here for post-dinner drinks like the potent house cocktails Sunset Paradise and Peach Schnapps (both $9). Fine, the staple beer by the tap will work too.
The mostly-wood décor sets the mood for an intimate dinner: Their xiao long bao and Peking duck are highlights, while dim sums such as siew mai and har gao are great as afternoon tea snacks.
Puma Lifestyle Store
Fans of the classic Puma brand will be glad to know that this factory outlet store offers a wide range of past season fashion apparel—mostly at half price.
One of our favorite salads and wraps joints offers tasty, healthy food from just $9. Make your own salad or wrap (choose from four types including wholegrain or spinach flavored) by choosing from almost 50 (you heard us right) ingredients—including avocado, beetroot, brown rice, broccoli and chickpeas—and munch away!
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