Shopping on Orchard Road becomes all the more magical every Christmas, with gigantic twinkling displays and holiday cheer abound. And this year, Design Orchard is taking its annual festive extravaganza to the next level. It’s transforming into a whimsical Christmas Candyland! Hop over for some last-minute Christmas shopping where you’ll discover a range of goodies from top-notch local brands – not to mention a jolly good time with the family.
One-stop Christmas shopping at Design Orchard
From now until 3 January 2024, say hello to a giant pink and green gummy bear at this integrated retail, incubation and event space that welcomes you into the special Christmas Candyland. Decked in Christmas spirit from head to toe, this shopping haven on Orchard Road is packed to the brim with specially curated delectable treats and delightful displays to entice the young and young at heart.
Of course, Design Orchard has always been a fantastic platform for showcasing homegrown fashion and lifestyle designers. And this season you will find gifts and goodies galore to excite tourists and local shoppers alike. Expect dozens of newly arriving brands as well as familiar local brands such as Talking Toes, Artisan of Sense, Scent Journer, Fawn Labs, Soul Good Project, JOMO Studio, Singlapa and The Powder Shampoo – just to name a few!
From garments, accessories, jewellery and home décor to fragrances, food, pet accessories and trinkets, you’re sure to find plenty of fabulous gift ideas and stocking fillers all under the same roof.
Sweet surprises in store
To make your shopping even more enjoyable, shoppers will be treated to a range of lovely perks with every purchase:
#1 Complimentary Gift Wrapping: Ensure that your gifts look oh-so-pretty under the Christmas tree with the complimentary gift-wrapping service provided with any purchase.
#2 Limited Edition Sticker Sheet: Spice up your gifts with Design Orchard’s complimentary limited-edition sticker sheet with every purchase. Featuring five adorable stickers that represent joy, love, faith, hope and peace, you can make a wish before pasting them onto Design Orchard’s ‘wishing wall’.
#3 Sweet Treat: Indulge your sweet tooth with a complimentary jar of candy when you spend a minimum of $108. Who can resist?
Immersive activities for the whole family
Since its inception, Design Orchard has been a creative hub where myriad trunk shows, thematic pop-ups and workshops have been held. It’s also where collaboration and relationships between Singapore’s design talent have been fostered. So, expect nothing less this festive season, where this Christmas Candyland on Orchard Road will play host to a jam-packed programme of seasonal activities that cater to diverse tastes. Keep your eyes peeled for these highlight activities:
15 December: Boheme X Simone Irani Festive Collection Party (6pm-8pm)
These two homegrown fashion and accessories brands come together to unveil new festive pieces that will see you through the season in style.
15-17 December: Harmony Cookies Tasting (1pm-7pm)
Treat your taste buds to a variety of delicious cookies from Harmony Cookies. This homegrown baked-goods brand is known for Singapore-inspired flavours that reflect the city-state’s unique blend of cultures.
18-24 December: Celebrate New Scent with Hush Candle (all day)
Get whisked away on an olfactory journey of exclusive scents at this day-long event with Hush Candle.
23 December: Santa’s Candyland (5pm-8pm)
Spend an unforgettable evening with Santa himself savouring the sweetness of the season.
24 December: Christmas Wishing with Santa & Santarina (4pm-6pm)
On Christmas Eve, Santa alongside lady Santarina will spread tons of holiday cheer and maybe even grant a few wishes!
27 December: CNY Early Bird’s Launch With Joannalsm (5pm-9pm)
Get into the Year-of-the-Dragon spirit early at this new collection launch event with contemporary fashion brand Joannalsm, founded by local designer Joanna Lim.