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It’s easy to be captivated by the bright lights and luxury brands of Orchard Road. But if you’re seeking pieces that are a bit more unique, there are plenty of little-known shops around Singapore. The trendy enclave of Haji Lane in the city’s Arab Quarter has excellent independent boutiques alongside striking street art. Here are the best stores along the brightly coloured strip.

Dulcetfig

This quaint boutique features a range of eclectic, vintage treasures sourced locally and from the owner’s travels around the world. Dulcetfig only stocks small quantities of its jewellery, dresses, bags and paper goods.

41 Haji Lane

 

Time after Time

Time after Time has a bohemian feel with a sleek and modern twist. Here, you’ll find a curated collection of comfortable summer dresses, statement jewellery and handcrafted homewares. 

62 Haji Lane

 

Modparade

Modparade specialises in effortless, modern, minimalist womenswear. Even better, the prices are reasonable.  

68 Haji Lane

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Mondays Off

It’s pretty much impossible to leave Mondays Off empty handed thanks to a seductive selection of unique home, gift and garden products. 

76 Haji Lane

 

Moodswings Vintage

'60s era sparklers, '70s style jumpsuits and a kaleidoscope of '80s prints – Moodswings is all about affordable and accessible vintage pieces from a range of eras, across the world. If ‘one-of-a-kind’ and ‘quality’ are two words that make your ears perk up, this spot is a must-shop.

14 Haji Lane

 

Craft Assembly

Craft Assembly showcases the work of the best in Singapore’s craft scene so you can shop fashion, toys, accessories and stationary from a range of diverse local creators. 

61 Haji Lane

 

Spoilmarket

This boutique is heaven for leather lovers offering plenty of beautiful, yet practical goods. It also has vintage toys and eclectic accessories if you're in the market for unique souvenirs. 

74 Haji Lane

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