Haven’t you heard enough from people lamenting that Singapore has become a really expensive country to shop in?
Well, you probably have missed out on some great places that are actually wallet friendly. We have picked up some places that we love to shop at without burning a big hole in our pockets.
Daiso (IMM, J Cube, City Square Mall, Changi City Point, Tampines 1, East Point Mall, Water Way Point, Kallang Wave Mall, Parkway Parade, Plaza Singapura, Ion Orchard, Square 2, 100 Am Mall, Sembawang Shopping Centre)
Who can resist the $2 Japanese chain that houses so many categories of product that would any woman excited. From confectionery, stationery, household items to beauty products just to name a few. Fast expanding, Daiso is conveniently located within many malls and most with MRT access. This is a place to go to if you want to get some cheap goodie bag items and packaging for kid’s parties.
Cotton on Kids Outlet (IMM #01-33)
Kids outgrow their clothes very fast. Hence, it’s never wise to buy too expensive clothes for them. You can shop for affordable kids fashion at Cotton On outlet at IMM which stocks off season items at very affordable prices without compromising on style and comfort. T-shirts and tops can go as low as $5.
Fox Kids & Baby Outlet (IMM #02-57)
Another worth mentioning kid’s fashion store is Fox Kids & Baby. The outlet store also located at IMM also stocks discounted items from as low as under $10. A place to go for dress your kids in trendy street styles.
Decathlon (City Square Mall, Bedok, Joo Koon)
This mega sports retailer offers apparel, gear and equipment for 62 unique sports at very affordable prices. Sports tees can go as low as $5.90, sports backpack from $3.90 and running shoes from $19.90. A must-go for sports enthusiasts where you can shop for the entire family. You can even get some pretty ballet shoes and tulle skirts for your princess at under $20!
First Words (City Square Mall #04-01)
First Words carries a wide assortment of children books in different genres at affordable prices. You can find story books, activity books and educational games in this book store. They also have a section for bundle deals such as 3 for $10. Great place to stock up some books to inculcate a love for reading in your kids.