The Fashion Lover's Guide to Takashimaya Shopping Centre

Elevate your shopping experience at Takashimaya Shopping Centre
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Orchard Road is a name that needs no introduction. Much like Avenue des Champs Elysées in Paris, Ginza in Tokyo or Milan's Via Montenapoleone, this district is a veritable retail haven for discerning shoppers in Singapore, Asia, and beyond. And at the heart of Orchard is Takashimaya Shopping Centre, where all your shopping needs are met under one roof. International fashion labels? Check. High-end watches and jewellery? Check. Exciting dining and lifestyle options? Check again.

From emerging womenswear labels to designer accessories, we bring you the ultimate shopping guide to the best stores in Takashimaya Shopping Centre.

American Vintage (#03-13B)

Despite its name, American Vintage is a Parisian brand that reinvents and elevates everyday basics and core staples – be it t-shirts, jeans or knits – to fit the modern closet. At the heart of its DNA? Luxe basics with low-fuss aesthetics.

For Fall/Winter 2017, American Vintage returns to nature for an understated and sophisticated collection in warm colours of ochre, green, ecru and brown. Take comfort in soft cable-knit sweaters, wool trousers, and a wide, fringed scarves for the ultimate countryside wardrobe.

BritishIndia (#03-13A)

First established in 1994, BritishIndia offers timeless designs and chic tropicalwear inspired by the grand romance of the Colonial era. Comfort and effortless dressing form the core of the brand's philosophy – using to finest quality finish, fabric, detailing, and fit to form a collection of linen separates, fine cotton t-shirts, breezy dresses, and elegant resortwear.

Castañer (#03-14)

Castañer is a name synonymous to the famous straw espadrille with its origins dating back to 1927. Since then, the Spanish footwear label has revolutionised the iconic shoe design while maintaining its cult status with a year-round selection of lace-up sandals, platforms, wedges, and Mary Janes. For Fall/Winter 2017/18, Castañer maintains its brand spirit with an updated collection of comfortable ankle boots, wedges, and heels updated with tweed, brocade, lamb fur, and suede.

Fun, glamorous, and addictively irreverent, Juicy Couture adds a dose of its signature L.A. style and spirit to your wardrobe. From apparel to accessories, intimates, swimwear, fragrances, and shoes, Juicy Couture's got it all. Inspired by 'Alice in the Wonderland', the Fall 2017 is full of magical details: think embellishments, vibrant prints, rich colours, and – let's not forget – the brand's signature velour tracksuits for that feminine, festive touch. 

Kiton (#03-09B)

With a history dating back to 1956, Kiton is a symbol of timeless Italian elegance – specialising in luxury menswear and bespoke tailoring for the modern-day gentleman. Combining the tradition of Neapolitan tailoring with the finest material, each Kiton piece – from shirts to wool blazers, cashmere coats, silk ties and polo shirts – is carefully crafted to perfection.

The Fall/Winter 2017-18 Menswear collection is a masterpiece in fine Italian craftsmanship and finishing. The star item this season is the three-piece suit, made from Natural Stretch fabrics which weave pure cashmere, 14 micron wool and flannel for a slimmer, more modern fit. In addition, this season's collection offers dapper evening jackets, casual sportswear, and footwear ranging from sneakers to loafers and classic brogues.

Marie France Van Damme (#03-07A)


Inspired by her exotic travels, Marie France Van Damme founded her eponymous luxury resortwear label in Hong Kong in 2012. The MFVD collection is all about understated elegance with an international appeal: think flowy kaftans and tunics in diaphanous silk chiffon, weightless jersey dresses and coverups, swimwear, and sophisticated silk dresses, which transition effortlessly from day to night – whichever part of the world you may be.

Pedder Red (#03-04)

Created for the modern woman of an eclectic, playful style, Pedder Red is a shoe heaven come to life. Whether you're heading to work or going out for a night on the town, the footwear and accessories specialist fuses the latest catwalk trends with chic designs to create the perfect pair for every mood and every occasion. Case in point: Pedder Red's Autumn/Winter 2017 collection, filled with fresh, new silhouettes such as embellished sandals, pointed mules, platform sandals, and studded loafers.


Presented by creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli, RED VALENTINO presents a fresh, youthful take on the Italian label’s signature elegance. From romantic silhouettes to ladylike pieces and statement accessories, it combines a classic yet playful aesthetic for the modern, contemporary girl. For Fall/Winter 2017, RED VALENTINO explores romanticism in the form of dark hues and rich textures such as quilted leather, brocade, and tweed to present a collection of demure dresses, fur collars, thick knits, studded sandals, and pointy boots.

Rue Madame (#03-13C)

Get your Parisian fashion fix at Rue Madame: home to a wide array of best-selling designers and emerging brands from France, Europe and the U.S. At Rue Madame, nailing that modern-romantic 'je ne sais quoi' spirit is easy; switch up your style and choose from the latest clothing, shoe, jewellery, and accessories from Vanessa Bruno, KOORELOO, Paul & Joe, Aurélie Bidermann, and Maison Violette

This season, Rue Madame reinvents the boho spirit with all new collections from PAPER London, Athé by Vanessa Bruno, Sea New York, and many more. Characterised by rich, earthy hues, blush pinks, sumptuous velvet, fluffy shearling, and corduroy, these designer collections will bring a fresh, quirky charm to your fall wardrobe.

Shanghai Tang (#03-06/07)

Chinoiserie chic with an international twist? That's Shanghai Tang to a T. Drawing from the rich cultural heritage, legendary craftsmanship, and opulence of old-world Shanghai, the international label is renowned for its contemporary take on exquisite qipaos, modern knitwear, and dapper outwear.

The Autumn/Winter 2017 collection is a decidedly rich and vibrant one; rich jacquard, fluid silks, cosy cashmere ponchos, cocoon coats and playful dresses will have you feeling feminine and elegant. This season's collection also features the traditional gingko with a modern twist – reimagined on silk scarves and as a sumptuous embroidery print.

SocietyA (#03-14A)


SocietyA is every fashionista's best kept secret. The multi-label boutique brings together a carefully curated selection of womenwear, shoes, and accessories from up-and-coming designers in Asia. From local labels such as Aijek to leading names in the region such as PH5 from New York, Alia Bastamam in Malaysia, and LIE from Korea, SocietyA is where you can have your pick of Asia's best design talents under one roof.

Tumi (#03-05)

From totes to backpacks, briefcases, crossbody bags, and travel accessories, Tumi combines functionality with great design to bring you life's most important travel essentials. Its collections extend far beyond your average carry-on luggage: Tumi continues to innovate with an assortment of versatile accessories catered for the modern nomad.

For Fall 2017, Tumi is set to redefine the everyday experience with new travel collections for men and women. New releases include state-of-the-art travel cases, elegant wallets and wristlets in bold graphic floral prints, and a multifunctional three-way brief, which can be used as a backpack, brief or messenger bag.

Zadig & Voltaire (#03-08)

The perfect combination of Parisian chic and New York's street style, Zadig & Voltaire brings an urban edge to your wardrobe. With rock 'n' roll forming the foundation of the brand's DNA, you can expect nothing less than bold and effortlessly cool wardrobe must-haves for the ultimate urbanite. 

This season, the Parisian label brings forth a gamut of contemporary, fall-appropriate styles. For the Zadig woman: feminine lingerie pieces paired with oversized coats, distressed leather jeans, maxi knits, silk dresses, and irresistibly fun sneakers in camouflage, python, and tropical prints. For men, the Zadig & Voltaire Autumn 2017 collection is super-charged with colour and energy with military parka coats and dapper outerwear emblazoned with street art-inspired badges and graffiti artwork.

999.9 (#03-09A)

Who says wearing glasses can't be a stylish affair? Established in Japan more than 20 years ago, 999.9 ("Four Nines") is a premier optical brand that brings the highest level of quality, function, and innovative design to its eyewear products. With dozens of stores across Japan and several international retailers across Europe, Asia, and North America, 999.9 in Takashimaya Shopping Centre is its first standalone store abroad. 

Offering both optical products and “999.9 feelsun" sunglasses, the Takashimaya boutique comes fully-equipped with a comfortable test room, fitting space, and area for after-care services. 



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