5 Christmas fairs for festive feels and gifting needs
Christmas is a few weeks away and Christmas fairs and pop-ups have either already started.
Looking for local brands that sell baby items, homewares, crystals, and many more? Here is a list of all the Christmas markets that you will be able to attend physically to get you into the festive mood. Just remember the safe distancing measures when you shop.
The Christmas Atelier 2021
For its third year in a row, The Christmas Atelier is back with a curated selection of Singapore brands and artisans (all handpicked for the quality of their products, the design, and the originality). Items sold include hand-embroidered gifts by Isabel Lim Designs, dainty jewellery by Curious Creatures, and vegan bar soaps by My Naked Bar.
Happening 3 December 2021 – 5 December 2021. Entry to the event is free. It will be held at The Atelier & Co., 2 Alexandra Road, Delta House, Level 8 (Use Lift No. 5), Singapore, 159919. Sign up for a timeslot here.
Holiday Fair by Flipping Creative Collective
Are you looking to support women-led brands this season? This fair features such businesses for you to support. Some brands taking part include Knotty By Nature SG, (unique fashion pieces that were made using natural fabrics and dyes); Kawah Rwanda (coffee beans harvested from Rwanda to Singapore where they are roasted); and Tungaa Floral (customised wreaths perfect for the season!).
Happening 10 December 2021 – 11 December 2021. Entry to the event is free. It will be held at Singapore, 22 Camden Park, Singapore 299814. Sign up for your timeslot here.
The Bub Fair Holiday Pop-Up
Are you on the hunt for children gifts or family-lifestyle items? This pop up features 60 homegrown online boutiques for you to shop to your heart’s content. Participating brands include Noah’s Toys, which specialises in wooden toys for kids; Evercasa, which creates fabric wall decals to spruce up rooms; and Oasis Beauty Kitchen, which sells beauty items such as sunscreen and soaps.
There are two editions, the first held 10 December 2021 – 12 December 2021, and the second 17 December 2021 – 19 December 2021. Tickets are priced at $6.32 for registration. It will be held at Social Affinity, 219 Kallang Bahru, Chutex Building, Level 3, Singapore 339348. Sign up for a timeslot here.
Capitol Christmas Market
Capitol’s Christmas market is already underway, with many local brands selling a variety of great present choices such as crystal earrings, room sprays and other fragrances, jade tea sets, and more. Stores are stationed in clear domes, which is bound to make your time there a unique experience.
From now to 26 December 2021 from 12 noon onwards. Entry to the event is free. It is located at Capitol Singapore, Outdoor Plaza. Find out more here.
Christmas @ Cluny Court: Christmas Gifting
If you have no idea where to begin your Christmas shopping, Christmas Gifting has been boasted as the ‘one-stop shop for the holidays’. Buy silk pieces made by a French brand for the fashion lovers in your life, gorgeous housewares for your parents, and get your hands on some last-minute Christmas decorations for the house to amp up the festive spirit.
From now to 31 December 2021. Entry to the event is free. It is located at 501 Bukit Timah Road Singapore, Singapore 259760, Level 2. Find out more here.
This article was first published in The Singapore Women's Weekly (womensweekly.com.sg/).